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YPN After Work Drinks

April 4, Saturday | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Feel like a drink after work? No one to go with? Or worried your friends will cancel on you? Need…

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Biznet Breakfast – Ballarat Business Confidence Project – Findings

April 7, Tuesday | 7:00 am - 8:45 am

Dr Moulik Zaveri and Dr Damian Morgan will present the findings from the Ballarat Business Confidence Survey. The purpose of…

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FREE Digital Marketing Workshop

April 8, Wednesday | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

More than ever, ensuring your business is communicated online in an efficient and relevant way is vital. The impact of…

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Referral over Breakfast Ballarat (RoB) Networking Meeting

April 9, Thursday | 7:30 am - 9:00 am

Local Business Networking Referrals over Breakfast (RoB) invites business entrepreneurs in the Ballarat area to join the rest of the…

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Referral over Breakfast Ballarat (RoB) Networking Meeting

April 23, Thursday | 7:30 am - 9:00 am

Local Business Networking Referrals over Breakfast (RoB) invites business entrepreneurs in the Ballarat area to join the rest of the…

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Top Reasons to Rent a Mini Excavator

By Trevor Kingon | February 11, 2020

There are so many reasons why it’s worth considering Mini excavator hire. They are so versatile for the smaller jobs…

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Subdivision at Clunes

By Julie Lee | February 12, 2020

Currently working on a small subdivision at Clunes in a catchment; need to demonstrate compliance to EPA regulations. In the…

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By Caroline Grainger | May 22, 2019

Most people have heard of ‘No Win – No Fee’ Agreements and know people who have used them, yet many…

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Reflections on running an arts practice

By Aldona Kmiec | February 11, 2020

Today I’m celebrating being in business – one photo at a time..☺️ It’s been amazing to realise that just 13…

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Begonia Concreting

By Michael Jones | March 28, 2020

Begonia Concreting 32 years experience servicing Ballarat & Western District all concreting Commercial & Domestic. Reliable prompt quotation, accredited business,…

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Sitting is the new smoking

By Georgina Playsted | February 27, 2020

Did you know that recent scientific research has revealed that sitting for long periods of time in the workplace is…

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Small Business Photography Sessions

By Kathryn Kosloff | February 27, 2020

Have you thought about updating your website & social media images but keep putting it off? Now’s the time to…

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RML Access Tree & Hedge Services (inc Stump grinding)

By robert Goon | February 24, 2020

We at RML Access Pty Ltd cater for all facets of tree amenity – hedge pruning / removal and stump…

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It’s Back for 2020 – Ballarat – Referrals over Breakfast (RoB)

By Chris Dobbin | January 16, 2020

Get Your Local Business Networking Fix for 2020! Referrals over Breakfast (RoB) invites business entrepreneurs in the Ballarat area to…

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Calling businesses seeking hospitality talent

By Belinda Eden | January 24, 2020

Hospitality is fast paced and it needed a recruitment solution that can be agile to the day-to-day needs of the…

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Our Story

By Ray Borner | December 1, 2019

We started as a Salt Therapy business which is designed to relieve congestion, inflammation and allergies of the airways and…

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Go Wide – resources to navigate current challenges

By Katie Foulkes | March 17, 2020

It goes without saying that recent times have raised new challenges. Given that most of us are scrambling to maintain…

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Peter Ford Catering’s Real Meals delivered to your door

By Peter Ford | March 31, 2020

Peter Ford Catering is now taking orders for The Real Meal: Pre-prepared restaurant quality meals for 2 delivered to your door…

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Masterclasses with Peter Ford Catering

By Peter Ford | March 4, 2020

Peter Ford Catering brings you a series of Master classes for 2020 which are immersive, educational and on location. Featuring…

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