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November 2019

Summer Cup Challenge

November 13, 2019 | 5:30 pm - January 8, 2020 | 5:30 pm
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Midlands Summer Cup
Midlands – RSL Sports & Services Club, 330 Heinz Lane
Invermay Park, 3350
Google Map
$10

Midlands Summer Cup Challenge is a great opportunity for businesses to participate in a short term (8 weeks) organised golf event (male & female) to facilitate team building and promote networking opportunities in a relaxed environment. Participants generally don't need a Golf Australia handicap and can have up to 8 team members with each week only requiring 4 members to represent the business. Interested businesses can contact the organiser, Michael Cooke (refer below for contact details) for a copy of…

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Starting a Business – Made Easy

November 18, 2019 | 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Monday, repeating until December 16, 2019

Platypus Coworking, Level 2, 51 Lydiard St Sth
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map

Starting your own business can be a daunting task. Take the uncertainty and confusion out of starting a business. I know how overwhelming it can be trying to find the right information and get the right advice. Many people think about being their own boss, turning a passion, hobby or great idea into a business of their own but few turn their idea into reality. With the right guidance, support and advice from an Entrepreneurship Facilitator you can DO IT…

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Summer Cup Challenge

November 20, 2019 | 5:30 pm - January 15, 2020 | 5:30 pm
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Midlands Summer Cup
Midlands – RSL Sports & Services Club, 330 Heinz Lane
Invermay Park, 3350
Google Map
$10

Midlands Summer Cup Challenge is a great opportunity for businesses to participate in a short term (8 weeks) organised golf event (male & female) to facilitate team building and promote networking opportunities in a relaxed environment. Participants generally don't need a Golf Australia handicap and can have up to 8 team members with each week only requiring 4 members to represent the business. Interested businesses can contact the organiser, Michael Cooke (refer below for contact details) for a copy of…

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STARTUP! – Business Planning Workshop FREE – BALLARAT

November 23, 2019 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Platypus Coworking, Level 2, 51 Lydiard St Sth
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map
Free

Maximise your chances of business success in this one-day workshop. Your trainer and Entrepreneurship Facilitator will show you how to plan, prepare, and test your business idea, and how to confidently get your business off to a flying start. Come away armed with practical tools and templates, expert tips and advice, a business plan template, and our comprehensive Guide to Business Success. In this workshop we will cover: Your Legal and Tax requirements Business structures and registrations Developing a financial plan and…

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Summer Cup Challenge

November 27, 2019 | 5:30 pm - January 22, 2020 | 5:30 pm
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Midlands Summer Cup
Midlands – RSL Sports & Services Club, 330 Heinz Lane
Invermay Park, 3350
Google Map
$10

Midlands Summer Cup Challenge is a great opportunity for businesses to participate in a short term (8 weeks) organised golf event (male & female) to facilitate team building and promote networking opportunities in a relaxed environment. Participants generally don't need a Golf Australia handicap and can have up to 8 team members with each week only requiring 4 members to represent the business. Interested businesses can contact the organiser, Michael Cooke (refer below for contact details) for a copy of…

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After Five – November 2019

November 28, 2019 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Old Colonists’ Club, 16 Lydiard St Nth
Ballarat, 3350
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Free – $16.50

An opportunity to come together and celebrate 2019! The “After Five” is your chance to network, foster relationships and build your profile in a casual setting. We encourage attendees to bring along staff, colleagues or a guest for them to experience the benefits of socialising with other likeminded people. This After Five will also be an opportunity to acknowledge both our Mentees and Mentors from the 2019 Mentoring Program. Drinks and savouries are provided for your enjoyment.

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December 2019

Starting a Business – Made Easy

December 2, 2019 | 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Monday, repeating until December 16, 2019

Platypus Coworking, Level 2, 51 Lydiard St Sth
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map

Starting your own business can be a daunting task. Take the uncertainty and confusion out of starting a business. I know how overwhelming it can be trying to find the right information and get the right advice. Many people think about being their own boss, turning a passion, hobby or great idea into a business of their own but few turn their idea into reality. With the right guidance, support and advice from an Entrepreneurship Facilitator you can DO IT…

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3BA Xmas Appeal Action + Guest Speaker: Jason Murphy, Author of Incentivology

December 3, 2019 | 7:00 am - 8:45 am
Ballarat & District Trotting Club, Cnr Bell & Sutton Streets Google Map
$25 – $35

Jason Murphy began his career as a Treasury economist, and was Budget advisor to the island nation of Nauru before becoming a respected economic commentator. He spent several years as a reporter with the Australian Financial Review, appears regularly on ABC television and radio, and is published in the Guardian, crikey.com.au, news.com.au, and many other outlets. In 2019 he released his first book, Incentivology, which examines the immense power and pitfalls of the world of incentives. Jason will provide a…

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Summer Cup Challenge

December 4, 2019 | 5:30 pm - January 29, 2020 | 5:30 pm
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Midlands Summer Cup
Midlands – RSL Sports & Services Club, 330 Heinz Lane
Invermay Park, 3350
Google Map
$10

Midlands Summer Cup Challenge is a great opportunity for businesses to participate in a short term (8 weeks) organised golf event (male & female) to facilitate team building and promote networking opportunities in a relaxed environment. Participants generally don't need a Golf Australia handicap and can have up to 8 team members with each week only requiring 4 members to represent the business. Interested businesses can contact the organiser, Michael Cooke (refer below for contact details) for a copy of…

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YPN @ RJM’s Wine Bar

December 5, 2019 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
RJM’s Wine Bar, 95 Mair Street East
Ballarat, 3350
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$10 – $20

*All registration fees will be going directly to BRICC Wellness Centre - A Little Change A Big Difference  Round up your workmates and friends to join us for after work drinks and nibbles at RJMS Wine Bar to celebrate the year that was! This event provides young business people in their 20’s & 30’s with an opportunity build networks with like-minded individuals. Whether you work in admin, retail, trade or professional services YPN is for you!

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Build Your Brand Workshop

December 5, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Lerderderg Library, James Young Room, 215 Main St
Bacchus Marsh, VIC 3340
Google Map
$87

With 2020 around the corner, are you satisfied with your business being seen and connecting to the right people? Is your product or service offering great but you're not getting the traction you need? Does your brand lack consistency? Are you too busy being reactive and not proactive? In today’s marketplace, your brand is king for all business sizes. It’s important to invest in building a strong brand to define your niche and help you stand out from the crowd.…

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Summer Cup Challenge

December 11, 2019 | 5:30 pm - February 5, 2020 | 5:30 pm
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Midlands Summer Cup
Midlands – RSL Sports & Services Club, 330 Heinz Lane
Invermay Park, 3350
Google Map
$10

Midlands Summer Cup Challenge is a great opportunity for businesses to participate in a short term (8 weeks) organised golf event (male & female) to facilitate team building and promote networking opportunities in a relaxed environment. Participants generally don't need a Golf Australia handicap and can have up to 8 team members with each week only requiring 4 members to represent the business. Interested businesses can contact the organiser, Michael Cooke (refer below for contact details) for a copy of…

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Localised Launch – Ballarat!

December 12, 2019 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Ballarat Sports Events Centre, 989 Norman St
Wendouree, 3355
Google Map
Free

Localised – it’s more than business to business – it’s business to people, people to business – it’s a business community – it’s letting people know where there is local expertise, local services and local opportunity. To launch the Localised networking platform, with partners, we're hosting a face to face networking event at the newly developed Ballarat Basketball Stadium - and you're invited! It's a great way to meet new people from a vast range of businesses and organisations in the Ballarat and…

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STARTUP! – Business Planning Workshop FREE – BALLARAT

December 14, 2019 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Platypus Coworking, Level 2, 51 Lydiard St Sth
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map
Free

Maximise your chances of business success in this one-day workshop. Your trainer and Entrepreneurship Facilitator will show you how to plan, prepare, and test your business idea, and how to confidently get your business off to a flying start. Come away armed with practical tools and templates, expert tips and advice, a business plan template, and our comprehensive Guide to Business Success. In this workshop we will cover: Your Legal and Tax requirements Business structures and registrations Developing a financial plan and…

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Starting a Business – Made Easy

December 16, 2019 | 9:30 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Monday, repeating until December 16, 2019

Platypus Coworking, Level 2, 51 Lydiard St Sth
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map

Starting your own business can be a daunting task. Take the uncertainty and confusion out of starting a business. I know how overwhelming it can be trying to find the right information and get the right advice. Many people think about being their own boss, turning a passion, hobby or great idea into a business of their own but few turn their idea into reality. With the right guidance, support and advice from an Entrepreneurship Facilitator you can DO IT…

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Summer Cup Challenge

December 18, 2019 | 5:30 pm - February 12, 2020 | 5:30 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)
Midlands Summer Cup
Midlands – RSL Sports & Services Club, 330 Heinz Lane
Invermay Park, 3350
Google Map
$10

Midlands Summer Cup Challenge is a great opportunity for businesses to participate in a short term (8 weeks) organised golf event (male & female) to facilitate team building and promote networking opportunities in a relaxed environment. Participants generally don't need a Golf Australia handicap and can have up to 8 team members with each week only requiring 4 members to represent the business. Interested businesses can contact the organiser, Michael Cooke (refer below for contact details) for a copy of…

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Your 2020 Sustainability Action Plan – Sorted

December 30, 2019 | 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Free

How does 30 minutes of your time sound to dedicate planning out your sustainable year ahead, which then saves you on stress, time & money in 2020? The old adage - what gets measured gets managed - rings true even with bringing in new sustainable habits! The best way to set this up is to have a mapped out sustainability plan, moving into the new year. I'm going to help you with that! This f.r.e.e. 30 minute webinar will help…

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January 2020

Helping People

January 10, Friday | 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

In the wake of the recent bushfire disasters there have been many individuals and business stepping up to help with aid and relief. Personally, my family have contributed to one of the many charities helping with relief, and to follow on from this, I'd like to just add that face-to-face class bookings will be contributing to one of the bushfire charities of your choosing. $50 from any group class booking and $100 from any private class booking will be donated.…

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Pitch your Business – Ballarat

January 22, Wednesday | 7:30 am - 8:30 am
Platypus Coworking, Level 2, 51 Lydiard St Sth
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map
Free

This event is designed to help you make meaningful connections with other businesses in Ballarat. Each person will have 90 seconds to tell us what your business is and what makes you brilliant. If you need help putting your pitch together, try using the template below. Reserve your spot today and get to work on your pitch. HOW TO WRITE YOUR PITCH: For a service business: We help(your target client) by (what you do) so that they (list the benefits…

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Ballarat – Referrals over Breakfast (RoB)

January 30, Thursday | 7:30 am - 9:00 am
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fortnightly
Platypus Coworking, Level 2, 51 Lydiard St Sth
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map
$25

Local Business Networking Referrals over Breakfast (RoB) invites business entrepreneurs in the Ballarat area to join the rest of the network for business and breakfast in a supportive atmosphere with like-minded local business people. Meeting together 7.30am-9.00am every fortnight. Costs? $25 Non-Member/$20 Member (Covers your breakfast at the venue and having an inspiring and fun start to your business day.) Registrations close 7pm Tuesday before the meeting for catering purposes. These are the principles that guide us: Develop Qualified Referrals A group…

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Referral over Breakfast Ballarat (RoB) Networking Meeting

January 30, Thursday | 7:30 am - 9:00 am
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 7:30am on Thursday, repeating until December 17, 2020

Platypus Coworking, Level 2, 51 Lydiard St Sth
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map
$25

Local Business Networking Referrals over Breakfast (RoB) invites business entrepreneurs in the Ballarat area to join the rest of the network for business and breakfast in a supportive atmosphere with like-minded local business people. Meeting together 7.30am-9.00am every fortnight. Costs? $25 Non-Member/$20 Member (Covers your breakfast at the venue and having an inspiring and fun start to your business day.) Registrations close 7pm Tuesday before the meeting for catering purposes. These are the principles that guide us: Develop Qualified Referrals…

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February 2020

Pause Fest Regional Ambassador Program

February 3, Monday | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Art Gallery of Ballarat, 40 Lydiard Street North
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map
$35

Pause Fest is one of the world’s leading festivals for business and creativity. Over 10 years, the event has created a culture for the brightest of creators and innovators to come together and share their projects, knowledge, passions and insights. We’re excited to be welcoming an award-winning creative genius and superstar in his field to Ballarat on 3 February 2020. Halli Thorleifsson took his creative agency UENO from a one-man startup to an international presence in just 5 years. UENO…

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Biznet Breakfast – Toby Kent

February 4, Tuesday | 7:00 am - 8:45 am
Sovereign Hill, Bradshaw St
Ballarat, 3350
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$25 – $35

Toby Kent is Australia's first Chief Resilience Officer, leading Resilient Melbourne, and the current Chair of the Future Business Council. He is an international executive with deep expertise in Sustainable Development and Resilience planning and risk management. Resilient Melbourne was initially instigated by a grant from the 100 Resilient Cities initiative – Pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation (100RC), which helps cities around the world prepare to meet the physical, social and economic challenges that are a growing part of the…

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Free Coworking Day – Platypus Coworking

February 6, Thursday
Platypus Coworking, Level 2, 51 Lydiard St Sth
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map
Free

Come in and try us for free, meet other businesses and see how easy it is to work. All you are required to bring is your computer and you can sit down and start working, What is provided: wifi internet desk and chair tea and coffee kitchen and bathroom facilities electricity, air conditioning and heating access to meeting rooms CBD location access via stairs or lifts

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Hospitality – Industry Chat (Feb)

February 11, Tuesday | 8:45 am - 10:00 am
The Sporting Globe Ballarat, 201 Mair St
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map
Free

An opportunity to come together to learn, share, collaborate and discuss relevant issues. Open to those working specifically in the hospitality industry.

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Referral over Breakfast Ballarat (RoB) Networking Meeting

February 13, Thursday | 7:30 am - 9:00 am
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 7:30am on Thursday, repeating until December 17, 2020

Platypus Coworking, Level 2, 51 Lydiard St Sth
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map
$25

Local Business Networking Referrals over Breakfast (RoB) invites business entrepreneurs in the Ballarat area to join the rest of the network for business and breakfast in a supportive atmosphere with like-minded local business people. Meeting together 7.30am-9.00am every fortnight. Costs? $25 Non-Member/$20 Member (Covers your breakfast at the venue and having an inspiring and fun start to your business day.) Registrations close 7pm Tuesday before the meeting for catering purposes. These are the principles that guide us: Develop Qualified Referrals…

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YPN Barefoot Bowls

February 13, Thursday | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Victoria Bowling Club, 231 Victoria St
Ballarat, 3350
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$15 – $25

Grab your workmates and friends to join us for drinks and a BBQ whilst having a roll of bowls for the first YPN catch up of 2020! This event provides people in their 20’s & 30’s with an opportunity build networks with like-minded individuals. Whether you work in admin, retail, trade or professional services YPN is for you!

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Starting a Small Business

February 18, Tuesday | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Ballarat Town Hall, 225 Sturt Street
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map
Free

Are you thinking of starting a small business? Maybe you have a hobby that is becoming a business? This FREE 40 minute session will help you understand: the difference between a hobby and a business, what to do if your hobby turns into a business, the most common business structures and the registrations you may need to be in business. Getting it right is important so come along, ask questions and give your business the best chance of success.

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Social Change Makers – Industry Chat (Feb)

February 18, Tuesday | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Quest Ballarat, 11 Dawson Street North
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map
Free

An opportunity to come together to learn, share, collaborate and discuss relevant issues. Open to community groups, charities, sporting groups and any business or organisation directly contributing to social change. Please note: Industry chats are only open to those in the specified sector.

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Pitch your Business – Daylesford

February 19, Wednesday | 8:00 am - 9:00 am
to be advised Daylesford, 3460 Google Map
Free

This event is designed to help you make meaningful connections with other businesses in DAYLESFORD. Each person will have 90 seconds (more depending on numbers) to tell us what your business is and what makes you brilliant. If you need help putting your pitch together, try using the template below. And coffee is on us! Reserve your spot today and get to work on your pitch. HOW TO PREPARE YOUR PITCH: For a service business: We help(your target client) by…

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Big Global Tourism Ideas – From out of the way places

February 19, Wednesday | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
TBC
$15 – $25

How do we manage tourism in uncertain times? There is widespread evidence that disruption produces creative and innovative solutions and renewal. But what does this look like for tourism and visitor economies? Dianne Dredge, founder of The Tourism CoLab and recent associate at Federation University, argues that we need big ideas in tourism, now more than ever. We also need new creative places and spaces not only to discuss, but to own, those big ideas. In this presentation we discuss…

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Platypus Lunch’n’Learn – February

February 19, Wednesday | 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Platypus Coworking, Level 2, 51 Lydiard St Sth
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map
Free

Topic: Developing your Brand Voice: Essentials for writing copy that your ideal client will love Presenter: Dorothy K Bring your lunch (Platypus will provide drinks), sit down, listen and learn while you eat, during this 1 hour free event, Registration is essential due to limited numbers.

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Digital Opportunities Roadshow – Ararat

February 20, Thursday | 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Gum San Heritage Centre, 31-33 Lambert Street
Ararat, 3377
Google Map
Free

Are you lost in an ever-changing digital landscape? Overwhelmed by how to manage cyber security to keep your business and customers safe? Join us in a FREE face-to-face workshop and develop digital skills across a range of areas. The Victorian Government in partnership with the Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry is delivering workshops in regional and rural Victoria to provide small businesses with practical actions and tips on how to make the most of the digital economy and reduce…

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Think Like an Entrepreneur

February 21, Friday | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Platypus Coworking, Level 2, 51 Lydiard St Sth
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map
Free

Welcome to a new series of monthly talks titled “Think Like an Entrepreneur.” Local entrepreneurs will offer insights into why they chose to start a business, how they overcame their challenges, and what is takes to succeed in business, and offer insights, advice, and tips we can all learn from. Each month you get to visit a local business and gain insights directly from the owner. These events are all FREE to attend. This events will be held from 4:00-5:30…

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STARTUP! – Business Planning Workshop FREE – 2 X half day.

February 22, Saturday | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until February 29, 2020

Platypus Coworking, Level 2, 51 Lydiard St Sth
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map
Free

Maximise your chances of business success in these 2 half-day workshops. Time 10am-1pm Dates Saturday 22nd and 29th February. Over the course of 2 workshops, your trainer and Entrepreneurship Facilitator will show you how to plan, prepare, and test your business idea, and how to confidently get your business off to a flying start. Come away armed with practical tools and templates, expert tips and advice, a business plan template, and our comprehensive Guide to Business Success. The workshops are split over…

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Retail Industry Chat (FEB)

February 25, Tuesday | 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Ballarat Business Centre, 706 Sturt St
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map
Free

An opportunity to come together to learn, share, collaborate and discuss relevant issues. Open to those working specifically in the retail industry. Please note: Industry chats are only open to those in the specified sector.

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Pitch your Business – Ballarat

February 26, Wednesday | 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Platypus Coworking, Level 2, 51 Lydiard St Sth
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map
Free

The last time I ran this event, 30 people had the opportunity to tell the room about their business and make connections with the right people. This event is designed to help you establish meaningful connections with other businesses in Ballarat. Each person will have the opportunity to tell us what your business is and what makes you brilliant. If you need help putting your pitch together, try using the example below as a starting point. Reserve your spot today…

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Referral over Breakfast Ballarat (RoB) Networking Meeting

February 27, Thursday | 7:30 am - 9:00 am
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 7:30am on Thursday, repeating until December 17, 2020

Platypus Coworking, Level 2, 51 Lydiard St Sth
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map
$25

Local Business Networking Referrals over Breakfast (RoB) invites business entrepreneurs in the Ballarat area to join the rest of the network for business and breakfast in a supportive atmosphere with like-minded local business people. Meeting together 7.30am-9.00am every fortnight. Costs? $25 Non-Member/$20 Member (Covers your breakfast at the venue and having an inspiring and fun start to your business day.) Registrations close 7pm Tuesday before the meeting for catering purposes. These are the principles that guide us: Develop Qualified Referrals…

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STARTUP! – Business Planning Workshop FREE – 2 X half day.

February 29, Saturday | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until February 29, 2020

Platypus Coworking, Level 2, 51 Lydiard St Sth
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map
Free

Maximise your chances of business success in these 2 half-day workshops. Time 10am-1pm Dates Saturday 22nd and 29th February. Over the course of 2 workshops, your trainer and Entrepreneurship Facilitator will show you how to plan, prepare, and test your business idea, and how to confidently get your business off to a flying start. Come away armed with practical tools and templates, expert tips and advice, a business plan template, and our comprehensive Guide to Business Success. The workshops are split over…

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March 2020

Hospitality Employment Drive | Local People in Local Jobs

March 2, Monday | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Runway Co-Working Ballarat, 124 Albert Street
Ballarat Central, 3350
Google Map
Free

The Hospitality Industry is an ever changing landscape, with so many opportunities that await for you. Offering opportunities to work, not just permanent positions, but one off tourism events and festivals, concerts, to fill in holiday leave gaps, new developed roles and everything in between. So we invite jobseekers and anyone in the industry to attend our free event. At Troop Employment, we are connecting businesses with staff directly via an online platform. We are the only online professional platform…

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Biznet Breakfast – Ballarat Business Confidence Project – Findings

March 3, Tuesday | 7:00 am - 8:45 am
North Ballarat Sports Club, 725 Creswick Road
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map
$25 – $35

Dr Moulik Zaveri and Dr Damian Morgan will present the findings from the Ballarat Business Confidence Survey. The purpose of this study was to better understand business owners/managers’ views and perceptions concerning the business environment in Ballarat. This research will benefit businesses and the local community. The knowledge provided by this report will assist future planning for business and government of all levels.

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Digital Opportunities Roadshow – Daylesford

March 3, Tuesday | 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Gum San Heritage Centre, 31-33 Lambert Street
Ararat, 3377
Google Map
Free

Are you lost in an ever-changing digital landscape? Overwhelmed by how to manage cyber security to keep your business and customers safe? Join us in a FREE face-to-face workshop and develop digital skills across a range of areas. The Victorian Government in partnership with the Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry is delivering workshops in regional and rural Victoria to provide small businesses with practical actions and tips on how to make the most of the digital economy and reduce…

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Small Business Bus

March 4, Wednesday | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Commerce Ballarat, 27 Doveton St Nth
Ballarat Central, 3350
Google Map
Free

Whether you're planning, starting or growing your business, the Victorian Government's Small Business Bus can help you to develop your business ideas and capabilities. Delivered by experts from the Small Business Mentoring Service (SBMS), the on board mentoring sessions can help you to identify a clear direction for your business, discuss key issues and priorities, and develop an action plan to achieve your goals. Five free 45-minute sessions are available from 10am until 4pm. Please note that only one session…

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Referral over Breakfast Ballarat (RoB) Networking Meeting

March 12, Thursday | 7:30 am - 9:00 am
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 7:30am on Thursday, repeating until December 17, 2020

Platypus Coworking, Level 2, 51 Lydiard St Sth
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map
$25

Local Business Networking Referrals over Breakfast (RoB) invites business entrepreneurs in the Ballarat area to join the rest of the network for business and breakfast in a supportive atmosphere with like-minded local business people. Meeting together 7.30am-9.00am every fortnight. Costs? $25 Non-Member/$20 Member (Covers your breakfast at the venue and having an inspiring and fun start to your business day.) Registrations close 7pm Tuesday before the meeting for catering purposes. These are the principles that guide us: Develop Qualified Referrals…

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Think Like an Entrepreneur – Kilderkin Distillery

March 13, Friday | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Kilderkin Distillery, 11A Michaels Drive
Alfredton, 3350
Google Map
Free

Welcome to a new series of monthly talks entitled “Think Like an Entrepreneur,” in which local entrepreneurs tell us why they chose to start their business, what they have learned along the way, how they overcame their challenges, what it takes to succeed, and what they believe it means to “think like an entrepreneur.” For insights, advice, and tips we can all learn from, come along and meet this month's entrepreneurs at KILDERKIN DISTILLERY. These events are FREE to attend…

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Be Inspired by Shaun Pianta

March 16, Monday | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Platypus Coworking, Level 2, 51 Lydiard St Sth
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map
Free

BE INSPIRED BY SHAUN PIANTA PARALYMPIAN, DISABILITY EMPLOYMENT SERVICES PARTICIPANT AND NOW ATWORK We invite you to hear the inspirational Shaun Pianta share his story of overcoming many challenges to find meaningful work. It’s a story of courage, persistence and the power of good work.

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Platypus Lunch’n’Learn – March

March 18, Wednesday | 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Platypus Coworking, Level 2, 51 Lydiard St Sth
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map
Free

Topic: Digital Advertising - Getting the most out of your digital marketing Presenter: Kellie Hughes

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Business Planning Essentials

March 18, Wednesday | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Ballarat Business Centre, 706 Sturt St
Ballarat, 3350
Google Map
$20.00

You wouldn’t set out on a road trip without a map. The road to business success is no different. About this Event You wouldn’t set out on a road trip without a map. The road to business success is no different. Without a map to guide you, you’re flying blind and just as likely to end up lost or facing down a dead end. So, take the guesswork out of your next steps and fast track your business towards success…

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Referral over Breakfast Ballarat (RoB) Networking Meeting

March 26, Thursday | 7:30 am - 9:00 am
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 7:30am on Thursday, repeating until December 17, 2020

Platypus Coworking, Level 2, 51 Lydiard St Sth
Ballarat, 3350
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$25

Local Business Networking Referrals over Breakfast (RoB) invites business entrepreneurs in the Ballarat area to join the rest of the network for business and breakfast in a supportive atmosphere with like-minded local business people. Meeting together 7.30am-9.00am every fortnight. Costs? $25 Non-Member/$20 Member (Covers your breakfast at the venue and having an inspiring and fun start to your business day.) Registrations close 7pm Tuesday before the meeting for catering purposes. These are the principles that guide us: Develop Qualified Referrals…

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April 2020

YPN After Work Drinks

April 4, Saturday | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Hop Temple, 24 Armstrong St N Google Map
Free

Feel like a drink after work? No one to go with? Or worried your friends will cancel on you? Need to fill in time before dinner? Join us for a knock off bev to bring in the weekend after a long work week, best part is… your first drink’s on us! No need to book, just turn up! This catch up will be held on Friday 3 April from 5pm - 6.30pm at Hop Temple. Do you or your employees want to be…

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