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

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

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

Expert Articles from Localised Business Partners

Pay Roll Tax Cuts in Regional Victoria

February 8, 2019

New data has shown how businesses across regional Victoria have taken advantage of the Victorian Government’s regional payroll tax cuts. …

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Further clarity on payroll tax for contractors

December 18, 2018

As payroll tax provisions come under increased scrutiny by Revenue Offices, another case has provided clarity on how they should…

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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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Cryptocurrencies – Keep Your Records

October 4, 2018

In light of the ATO’s current position that income from cryptocurrency sales will generally be taxed under capital gains tax…

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Local Business Noticeboard

Golden Plains Business News May 2020

May 14, 2020

The May edition of Golden Plains Business News is out now! Read about the new Golden Plains Virtual Farmers’ Market,…

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Professional Photography Business for Sale

May 14, 2020

Don’t want to go back to work? Would love to work from home? Have basic (or even better advanced!) photography…

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Expressions of Interest now open

May 14, 2020

Are you looking for a unique opportunity for a commercial or retail space in a much-loved community building? Golden Plains…

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Agile Workforce

May 12, 2020

Hello to all Localised members.  The Coronavirus is affecting all aspects of our life.  Of course our workplaces in Geelong…

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Local Geelong business gains global insights at world’s largest trade fair

May 7, 2020

In March of 2019, APS Managing Director Terence Breen and his partner Helen Long travelled to Germany to attend one…

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Electricity, Water & Gas Supply

100UP Off grid solar Geelong

  • Solar House Power Systems
  • Solar Power Installation
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Web, App & Digital Development Services

Digital Daydream Media

  • Content copywriting editing and research
  • Content Management
  • Copywriting Services
  • Customised Training
  • Digital Communications
  • Digital Marketing Services
  • Digital Media
  • Digital Production
  • Digital Services
  • Newsletters
  • Proofreading and Editing
  • SEO Services Search Engine Optimisation
  • User Training
  • Web Design
  • Web Development
  • Web Hosting
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Commercial Real Estate & Land Management

Property Power - Geelong real estate buying referral network with a difference

Mike Walmsley, trusted local buyer's agent is looking to create a powerful real estate focussed

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Hospitality & Event Management Services

Venue Guide - Business Meetings & Events

Do you own or run a venue in Geelong, Surfcoast or Bellarine where business events

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Upcoming Events

Sun 31

Taking Control of Your Finances

May 19, Tuesday | 10:00 am - June 19, Friday | 11:30 am
Jun 01

Boost Business with Facebook Advertising – Aireys Inlet

June 1, Monday | 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Lightkeepers Inn Motel
64 Great Ocean Road
Aireys Inlet 3231

How local business people 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 Directory

Promote your goods and services in the local business directory


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.


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

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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