Business news

Local news of interest to the Boroondara business community.

  1. 01

    Applications for the 2020-23 Triennial Operational Grants are now open

    Not-for-profit community organisations and trader associations are encouraged to apply for these 3-year grants.
  2. 02

    Find volunteering opportunities with our new portal

    We have made it easier for our community to find volunteering opportunities and for organisations to find volunteers.
  3. 03

    Thoughts Come True: Candy Ng brings our community’s ideas to life

    Renowned Melbourne artist Candy Ng will bring our community's visions to life with her unique chalk art.
  4. 04

    Placemaking activities in the Maling Road Precinct

    Join us at some of the many activities being hosted in partnership with our local community and traders in the area.
  5. 05

    The Vic Bag Ban transition commences

    The Victorian Government is implementing a state-wide ban on lightweight plastic shopping bags from 1 November 2019.
  6. 06

    Announcing the Small Business Sparks grant recipients for 2019

    We are pleased to announce the local businesses that were successful in their Small Business Sparks grant applications.
  7. 07

    Coworking opportunities on the rise in Boroondara

    See how sharing business space with other local organisations can lead to better growth and productivity.
  8. 08

    How to reduce single-use plastic in your business

    Local traders and business associations helped us put together a list of top tips for reducing plastic waste.
  9. 09

    Popular business mentorship program returns in 2019

    To support local business owners, we offer free one-on-one sessions with accredited business mentors.
  10. 10

    New Service Crew caring for our shopping centres

    The City of Boroondara has implemented a new ‘Service Crew’, improving the way it takes care of local shopping centres on the spot.