September 20, 2021

In these monthly emails we tend to woop woop about all the great marketing stuff that’s happening and while that is certainly going on, we are very much aware that times are tough. We are in contact with many of you, and we have been working hard, lobbying Government and working media channels to advocate for more financial support.  One thing is clear; this is the toughest time of the pandemic so far. 

September 17, 2021

In these monthly emails we tend to woop woop about all the great marketing stuff that’s happening and while that is certainly going on, we are very much aware that times are tough. We are in contact with many of you, and we have been working hard, lobbying Government and working media channels to advocate for more financial support.  One thing is clear; this is the toughest time of the pandemic so far. 

September 15, 2021

In these monthly emails we tend to woop woop about all the great marketing stuff that’s happening and while that is certainly going on, we are very much aware that times are tough. We are in contact with many of you, and we have been working hard, lobbying Government and working media channels to advocate for more financial support.  One thing is clear; this is the toughest time of the pandemic so far. 

September 3, 2021

In these monthly emails we tend to woop woop about all the great marketing stuff that’s happening and while that is certainly going on, we are very much aware that times are tough. We are in contact with many of you, and we have been working hard, lobbying Government and working media channels to advocate for more financial support.  One thing is clear; this is the toughest time of the pandemic so far. 

August 19, 2021

Help us help you. We are working hard to advocate for greater support.  I’m doing lots of media, and lobbying those who can make a difference.  What will help now us is info: qualitative and quantitative.  I’ve whipped up a quick survey that will take two minutes to fill in but arm us with what we need to build a case for support.

August 16, 2021

This email is for outdoor dining and takeaway food businesses in the Hepburn Shire. It’s a big one, so please read on…
The groovy gang at Hepburn Shire Council have a neat little idea that will attract visitors to the Shire, AND more importantly, get them to come and spend money with eateries in the Shire.

August 10, 2021

Despite yesterday’s somewhat surprising announcement regarding regional Vic coming out of lockdown, we have decided to postpone the conference.  That was the vibe we got from you, and even with eased restrictions in the region, it didn’t feel right.  We will, however, be running a one-hour online session on the same day: Monday next week (August 16th).

August 6, 2021

Jeez, it feels like the last one just ended, and here we are again. I’m sorry for all of you who have bought stock for the weekend, are managing bookings, and facing another tough week.  But here we are…so be it.

July 30, 2021

More grants have been announced and the relevant spiels are below. But before you get to that, please, if you have time, fill in this survey from our friends at VTIC. It’s important. State Govt is funding an Industry Development program.

July 23, 2021

Lockdown 5.0 means some support funding is available.  A summary is below…
Top-up payments. State Gov is providing further funding for businesses who successfully applied for the Business Costs Assistance Program and Licenses Hospitality Venue Fund in Lockdown 4.0.