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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

Superannuation for contractors – come one, come all

November 12, 2019

This article forms part of the series “Contractors vs Employees – Shifting Sands for Medical and Allied Health Practices” Determining…

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October 22, 2019

Medical, dental and allied health professional structures have and continue to be designed to engage professional staff that are labelled…

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July 9, 2019

Since 1 July 2017, a lower Victoria payroll tax rate of 3.65% has applied to wages paid by regional employers.…

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June 18, 2019

The law has long recognised that a breach of certain types of obligations in a contract will entitle an innocent…

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June 11, 2019

The Coalition’s ‘miracle’ win may not have been foreseen by the polls or the pundits, however either way the votes…

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Local Business Noticeboard

Final Meetup for 2018 – last chance to RSVP!

November 14, 2018

You’re invited to our final Localised Meetup for 2018! Hear from Geelong Cats about what they’re doing in the local…

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Congratulations Ben Mason!

November 14, 2018

Congratulations to West Carr & Harvey client Ben Mason from Crowne Equine Veterinary Services for playing a part in Melbourne Cup’s…

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Workplace stress impacting your health?

November 8, 2018

Health Consultations at The Healing Web in Highton Homoeopathic & Bio-Compatibility consultations now available at The Healing Web (behind Vitality…

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A new LOCAL addition to the OWC Core Team

November 7, 2018

OWC is pleased to welcome Ashley Brimacombe MBA to the Core Team as Management, Marketing and Sales Strategist.  Ashley has…

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Your Biggest Content Marketing Question

November 4, 2018

Dear friend. I need your advice. So, to help these owners, I’m putting the finishing touches on a course called:…

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Financial and Insurance Services

Nelson Financial

  • Finance Mortgage Broker
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Building, Construction & Trades

Maintenance Concepts

  • Aquaculture
  • Commercial Diving Services
  • General Steel Construction
  • General Steel Fabrication
  • Pile Diving and Repair
  • Professional Diving Services
  • Underwater Survey
  • Welding and Repairs
  • Wharf Carpentry
  • Wharf Repairs
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Financial and Insurance Services

Debt Collection

We are looking to for a local business to assist us collecting funds from individuals.

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Commercial Cleaning & Waste Management

Dry Cleaning Services Required

Rydges Geelong is seeking a 7 day Dry Cleaning Service for a recent accommodation contract

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Upcoming Events

Thu 27

Gather & Get It Done Session! Thu 27 Feb 2020

February 27, Thursday | 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Bridge Coworking Meeting and Event Space
Unit 1/5 Bridge Street
Newtown 3220
Thu 27

Small Business Bus – Torquay

February 27, Thursday | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Woolworths Torquay Car Park
4 Walker St
Torquay 3228

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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