Business in Yarra
Yarra Council is committed to building and supporting a strong local economy that provides for an innovative and sustainable community.
There are more than 13,600 businesses operating within the municipality, making Yarra home to one of the largest economies in metropolitan Melbourne.
Council’s Economic Development Unit aims to support the local business community, enhance and promote the municipality as a visitor destination and foster a co-operative culture within Council in its dealings with the business community.
Business Networking Breakfast featuring Mark Bouris
Don’t miss this networking opportunity for businesses both sides of the Yarra!
Hear from Mark Bouris, one of Australia’s most influential businessmen, at this special Business Networking Breakfast proudly presented by Boroondara and Yarra Councils.
Mark has over 25 years’ experience in the finance and property sectors and is the Executive Chairman of Yellow Brick Road Wealth Management and global technology company TZ Limited. He is also a board member of the Sydney Roosters and is the author of three business and finance books.
Date: Thursday 20 November 2014
Time: 6.45am – 9am
Location: Fenix - 680-682 Victoria Street, Richmond
Parking - available on site at a flat rate of $5.
Public transport - take tram 109 (stop 25).
BRAINfoodforBusiness - professional development and training
Council offers a range of networking, training and professional development opportunities through its BRAINfoodforBusiness Program.
Visit the BRAINfoodforBusiness Events Calendar to find out about upcoming opportunities.
Newsletter for local businesses
Council sends out a short weekly email newsletter to local businesses, filled with news about local issues and events, and information from government and industry bodies.
If you would like to subscribe to have the newsletter emailed directly to you each month, please sign up online.
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Economic Development Team