Bellingen Chamber of Commerce
20 Apr

Coffs Coast Career Connections – Thursday 31st May

Mid Coast Connect partners with Coffs Harbour City Council to provide an annual careers day for the Coffs Coast.   Some 1500 senior students from eleven high schools in the region from Macksville to Dorrigo to Grafton attend annually. In 2018 other agencies will be encouraged to have other young job-seekers participate.   In...
17 Apr

Gift card reforms effective 31 March 2018

Fair Trading enquiries 13 32 20 Resources available to help businesses prepare Recent changes to the Fair Trading Act (NSW) 1987 introduce a mandatory 3-year minimum expiry period for most gift cards and vouchers sold to NSW customers (in-store and online). There will also be a ban on applying post-purchase fees. These changes start on 31...
10 Apr

Current Grant Opportunities – April 2018

Please view the following attachment for current grand opportunities from Bellingen Shire Council.     BSC Grant Notification – April 2018 (click here to view/download)      
29 Mar

Bellingen Co-Working Group Event: Bringing Mindfulness to your Business

  Bringing Mindfulness to your Business Would you like to bring more presence, awareness and calm to your day’s work?  Then you will love our next meet up, facilitated by mindfulness facilitator Judy Baderle.  Details are below. If you missed last month’s Skill Share session you can listen to the latest pithy podcast with...
20 Mar

ATO’s Business Assistance Program

If you are new to business please read below for information about the ATO’s Business Assistance Program.   The ATO’s Business Assistance Program is available to all new small business owners to help them understand their tax and super obligations.The program can help small business owners with everything from their obligations as an employer, to how...
19 Mar

Council’s Community Grants Programs

Please view the following email from Bellingen Shire Council regarding Community Grants Programs. There is an opportunity to provide feedback by participating in a survey here: https://create.bellingen.nsw.gov.au/bellingen-council-community-grants-program ——————————————- Good morning everyone, I trust you are all well and enjoying this beautiful weather. Firstly, I want to advise, for those who may not be aware, Anna...
19 Mar

North Coast News & Views No. 14

North Coast News & Views No. 14 North Coast Destination Management Plan 2018-2021 launched The Destination Management Plan for the North Coast of NSW was launched last Friday in Port Macquarie by the Tourism Minister Adam Marshall, local member Leslie Williams and Destination North Coast Chair Cameron Arnold. In launching the Plan, the Tourism...