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REGIONAL PITCHFEST VICTORIA: State FINAL
Wednesday 7th June, 2017
6.00pm - 10.00pm
Helen Macpherson Smith Theatre
Federation University - Camp St Campus,
Lydiard St N, Ballarat, VIC
Australia Post is delighted to invite you to attend the 2017 Australia Post Regional Pitchfest state final in Ballarat.
Australia Post Regional Pitchfest is the platform for regional business ideas and innovation. It is a national program for growth opportunities and experiences for entrepreneurs and small business owners.
SEATS ARE LIMITED so please, RSVP ASAP via this link to confirm your place at the Australia Post Regional Pitchfest state final and avoid disappointment.
TALL POPPIES BREAKFAST
Wednesday 7th of June, 2017
6.45am - 9.00am
Craig's Royal Hotel
10 Lydiard St South, Ballarat, VIC
AUSTRALIA POST IS DELIGHTED TO INVITE YOU TO ATTEND THE TALL POPPIES BREAKFAST – BALLARAT: CELEBRATING THE SUCCESS STORIES OF AUSTRALIA’S BUSINESS WOMEN.
Technology today means anyone, anywhere with a great idea can take their creativity and passion and sell it to the world. With more than half of Australia’s new businesses run by women and many online retailers cracking global markets with female leaders at the helm, now is the perfect time to celebrate women in business everywhere at the first Tall Poppies Breakfast in Ballarat.
Brought to you by Australia Post and Commerce Ballarat, this free event is for anyone interested in hearing more about female business success stories in a friendly and supportive networking environment. No matter what size or stage your business is at – the Tall Poppies Breakfast will help you connect with other like-minded people and leave you with practical tips and insights to help you drive your own business success.
At the Tall Poppies Breakfast guests will be entertained as Australia Post’s GM of Small Business, Rebecca Burrows hosts a lively panel discussion of small business experts.
We are delighted to invite you to join Rebecca, and local Ballarat business supporters in celebrating the success of women in small business and female entrepreneurs in rural and regional Australia.
SEATS ARE LIMITED so please, RSVP ASAP to confirm your place at the Tall Poppies Breakfast table and avoid disappointment.
MAP Startup Intensive Workshop
Wednesday 7th June, 2017
12.00pm – 2.00pm
Old Law Courts Building, Federation University
Lydiard Street North, Ballarat, VIC
Do you have a great idea but don't know where to start? Do you have a business that you want to take to the next level?
Australia Post and Melbourne Accelerator Program (MAP) are excited to bring the Startup Intensive to regional Australia. Delivered by MAP, ranked 8th best university business accelerator in the world, this workshop will help you develop the capability and confidence to turn your startup (idea) into a scaleable business.
This workshop provides tailored content to take you through the key stages in the startup journey and is ideal for entrepreneurs and founders of all backgrounds looking to build a solid foundation for their company.
Go and Grow Online Workshop
Wednesday 14th June, 2017
6.00pm - 8.30pm
14 Armstrong Street North, Ballarat, VIC
Australia Post would like to invite you to attend a free interactive session on eCommerce
Are you looking to take your business online, or grow your online presence to be more profitable? Are you interested in the trends of small business in eCommerce that lead to long term sustainable growth?
This free event includes expert information by Google™ Partners which will give insights into how to take a small business online and outline the basics of digital selling and advertising.
You’ll also hear from Australia Post about the latest eCommerce trends, local small business services and cost-effective online marketing solutions to help your business go and grow online.
This valuable and beneficial event will run for approximately 90 minutes, with presentations and Q&A’s over the course of the evening. This is followed by a networking session with canapes and drinks.
Panel of Judges
Entrepreneurs & Co
Mitchell Shire Council
UpStart Co-Working Space