Bellingen Chamber of Commerce

Business News

10 Dec

End of Year Celebration, Bellingen LinkedIn Local (Dec 12th)

It’s time to celebrate 2017!   So do come along to our end of year gathering coming up soon.  Inspired by Anna McAfee’s LinkedIn presentation last month, and her LinkedIn Local meetings (the concept has gone global) we are calling the event Bellingen Co-Working’s LinkedIn Local .  So please, invite anyone from Bellingen you can find on...
4 Dec

Outdoor Dining & Trading Policy Update

The following information has been forwarded by Rebecca Jardim, Senior Strategic Planner at Bellingen Shire Council regarding the Footpath Activities Policy.   Thank you for your interest in the Footpath Activities Policy, a project run by Bellingen Shire Council to encourage outdoor dining and trading to increase town centre vibrancy whilst making sure footpaths...
27 Nov

Community Christmas Carols

This year’s Community Christmas Carols will be held on Thursday 14th December.   If your business would like to assist promote the event by displaying the poster in your shopfront, please download a full size printable version from the links below (either JPG or PDF format).     JPG: PDF:
25 Nov

Trading on Boxing Day

Please see letter attached from NSW Treasury – outlining changes made to trading on Boxing Day.     Click here to view attachment     or view embedded version below:  
14 Nov

Notice of AGM – 21 November

Please join us for the Chamber’s AGM.   It’s a great time to reflect on what was achieved over the past year, catch up with friends & fellow local business people and even perhaps join the team for the year ahead!   Date: Tues 21 Nov 2017 Time: 6pm Place: Bellingen Valley Lodge Cost: no charge
8 Nov

Bellingen Heated Pool Community Engagement Survey

Bellingen Shire Council have asked us to forward this request to seek feedback regarding heating the Bellingen Pool.   Council is considering submitting a grant application under the Liquor and Gaming Infrastructure Grants Program to heat the twenty five metre pool at Bellingen Swim Centre.   This is a highly competitive funding program that...
6 Nov

New Footpath Activity Applications

Council have provided the following information relating to new simplified processes for commercial businesses to seek approval for footpath activities.   As you know we have been working on simplifying the approvals process for outdoor dining, goods displays and A-frame signs on the footpath. A Footpath Activities Policy was adopted by Council on 27...