Business

Regional publishers receive Meta digital funding

The North Central Review were one of 106 recipients of a Newsroom Sustainability and Digital Transformation Fund, supplied by Meta, in partnership with Country Press Australia, CPA. The regional publications across Australia will receive a...

Pyalong resident calls to cut red tape for businesses

By Colin MacGillivray PYALONG man Chris Ryan says bureaucracy and red tape at all levels of government are stifling small businesses after deciding to close his family-run earthmoving company. Chris Ryan Earthmoving will shut down this...

Business network launched in the City of Whittlesea

City of Whittlesea businesses will be able to connect, collaborate and learn from each other through a new membership-based program. Endorsed by council at its meeting last week, the City of Whittlesea Business Network will...

Nestle awards students for sustainable packaging design

Nestle Broadford has recognised Mitchell Shire students who were part of Project Ready for their participation in a recent design thinking challenge as part of their 2021 work readiness qualification. Project Ready is a hands-on...

Mitchell Business Network breakfast to spark connections

PEOPLE looking to expand their business, hire new employees or simply pick up tips from local leaders can do so at a breakfast hosted by Mitchell Business Network at Wallan’s Hogan’s Hotel on Thursday. Network...

Macedon Ranges Autumn Festival line-up turning heads

A quality line-up of events is set to attract residents and tourists to the Macedon Ranges Autumn Festival, from Sunday through to Monday, April 25. Ticketed events are selling quickly, so organisers advise people to...

Kilmore’s Red Lion Brewery director to face penalty hearing

THE former director of Kilmore’s Red Lion Brewery will face a penalty hearing on May 6 for allegedly underpaying an employee. The Fair Work Ombudsman commenced legal action against Red Lion Brewery Pty Ltd and...

Kilmore’s Red Lion Brewery in liquidation

The Red Lion Brewery Pty Ltd has been placed in voluntary liquidation. A creditors’ voluntary liquidation, or CVL, is a liquidation initiated by the company where it cannot pay all of its creditors in full....

Economy concerns conveyed to Trade, Tourism and Investment Minister Dan Tehan

By Colin MacGillivray FEDERAL Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Dan Tehan met with industry and community leaders in Seymour on Friday in an effort to support businesses in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Organised...

Parliamentary inquiry into future of regional news

A NEW online survey is seeking views on how Australians living in regional, rural or remote areas access news as part of a federal parliamentary inquiry into Australia’s regional newspapers. The House of Representatives Standing...