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Connecting local business across Geelong, Surf Coast, Colac Otway, Golden Plains, Queenscliff and the Bellarine.

Connecting local business across Geelong, Surf Coast, Colac Otway, Golden Plains, Queenscliff and the Bellarine.

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An initiative of

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An initiative of

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Learn more about GROW and the positive impact of increasing social and local business.

Expert Articles from Localised Business Partners

Retaining your top performers over Christmas – Part 2

December 6, 2018

The holiday break gives time to contemplate our current job. Let’s make sure your key people return next year. Harvest…

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Retaining your top performers over Christmas – Part 1

November 30, 2018

Many a high performing staff member is an employer’s dream come true. They are competent, efficient, highly customer centric and…

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New requirements for land sales and developers

November 1, 2018

June 2018 The new financial year will bring in a number of changes to the property industry.  Vendors and developers…

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Unpaid Family and Domestic Violence Leave

October 23, 2018

In a decision handed down by the Fair Work Commission on 6 July 2018, the content of the model term…

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The Importance of Corporate Culture in Talent Acquisition

October 11, 2018

A company’s culture can be the make or break when it comes to talent acquisition. When job-seekers get a taste…

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Hospitality & Event Management Services

Geelong Amusement Hire

  • Event Hire
Building, Construction & Trades

Steve's Affordable Shower Screens

  • Mirror Robe Doors
  • Mirrors
  • Shower Screens
Local Government

RFT T1900003 - Geelong Botanic Garden Sustainable Visitors Centre

This is an opportunity for Building and COnstruction works at the Geelogn Botanic Gardens. This

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Local Government

RFT T1900024 - Collection and Recycling of Mattresses

The City of Greater Geelong currently sources mattresses through resident drop off at the Geelong

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Upcoming Events

Wed 12

Biggest Christmas Business Party

December 12, Wednesday | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The Pier
Cunningham Pier, 10 Western Foreshore Rd, Geelong VIC
Geelong VIC 3220
Feb 11

Effective New Manager

February 11, 2019 | 9:00 am - February 12, 2019 | 4:30 pm
Rydges Geelong
Cnr Gheringhap & Myers Streets

How local businesses use Localised

Expert Articles

Connect local businesses to a library of articles on business topics authored by local experts.

Business Events

Discover networking and professional development events near you

Business listings

Promote your goods and services in the local business directory

Supplier quotes

Find local suppliers and get quotes for the things your business needs (e.g. graphic designer, website developer)


Where local businesses can share and find good news, like new appointments or milestones.

Business Networks

Find local business networks who can support you and help you grow.

Did you know that more than 80% of local business want to support other local businesses - but less than half of them actually do?


And the number one reason why they don’t? It is hard to find a local.


Localised changes that! 

This Localised business network is an initiative of GROW, delivered in partnership with local government across the G21 Region.

Localised business partners

Implementation Partners

Event Sponsors

Find local business expertise, business news, projects, procurements and business events across Geelong, Surf Coast, Colac Otway, Golden Plains, Queenscliff and the Bellarine.

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