Connecting BBP business through this crisis: Critical information, Local Supply needs and requests

BBP Connect

Connecting business and people across Bayswater Business Precinct

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Yarra Ranges Council
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Confident mid adult engineer examining car chassis at automobile industry. Handsome male supervisor is working on car part in factory. He is wearing reflective clothing.
Young female digital electronic engineer testing computer PC motherboard in laboratory
Male workers in protective workwear working at construction site
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Portrait Of Apprentice Engineer In Factory Smiling At Camera
Candid portrait of happy worker in a factory

Did you know that more than 80% of local businesses want to support other local business but less than half actually do? The number one reason why they don’t is it's hard to find local businesses and experts. BBP Connect changes that! 

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Old and young tool maker
Female Lab technician
Old and young baker

How local business people use Localised

Connect local businesses to a library of articles on business topics authored by local experts.

Discover networking and professional development events near you.

Promote your goods and services in the local business directory.

Jobs Hub

Educate candidates about your hiring needs and promote current jobs. (Coming soon)

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.

Find local suppliers and get quotes for the things your business needs (e.g. graphic designer, website developer).

Talent Map

Discover local talent based on attributes and behaviours important to your business. (Coming soon)

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OliviaZhang Tea Cafe Stud Park
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Car Mechanics

Newest Notices

Women on the Go – Expressions of interest open NOW to share your story with us

By Sujayne Downie | May 20, 2020

Women on the Go is a joint initiative between Yarra Ranges, Knox & Maroondah Councils,…

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Feeling the love during the Corona Pandemic

By Robyn Bartley | May 19, 2020

I just wanted to share a story with you.  As a beauty training salon located…

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Victorian Chamber- FREE MEMBERSHIPS

By Zoe Loukopoulos | May 18, 2020

The Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry is currently offering FREE Memberships to any Victorian…

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Be Kind to Business Directory

By Kate Harris | May 17, 2020

Do your bit to help reduce the spread of the virus by shopping locally and…

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AMGC – Coronavirus (COVID-19) Manufacturer response register

By Kate Harris | May 17, 2020

The Advanced Manufacturing Growth Centre houses this register to capture expressions of interest from Australian manufacturers…

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Newest Expert Articles

Victorian Business Support Fund – Eligibility criteria extended

By Ally Guglielmino | May 26, 2020

Last month we shared how the Victorian Government is providing support for businesses affected by…

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Not Sure – Where to Start or Where to Go??

By Heinke Dyer | May 21, 2020

The current situation may change the future of the way Australia sources goods. Facing crisis…

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By Kenn Moulynox | May 20, 2020

In the emerging post-Covid virus ‘New Normal’ selling going to be tougher. Businesses are looking…

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Ready to re-open? SneezScreen helps protect against droplet infection

By Adam Farrugia | May 11, 2020

Is your business ready to re-open?  You can help build confidence in a safe workplace…

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Cheap online print and design. Good or bad?

By Pete Rowe | April 30, 2020

Cut price design and print? We have all seen the blanket advertising, especially in social…

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