The City of Melbourne is very active in promoting opportunities for small business to grow. You may already have direct links with CoM publications but, in case you haven’t, here are some recent items that caught our eye.
Christmas business briefing
Thursday 17 August
Get an insight into what we have planned for the 2017 Christmas Festival in a morning business briefing. See how we’ll activate the city and market businesses like yours. Find out how to express your interest, and the strategies you can adopt to leverage our activities.
Get a small business grant
Apply by Monday 7 August
Do you have a big idea for small business that we can get behind? Our small business grants support innovative start-ups and established small businesses across all sectors based in or setting up in the City of Melbourne.
Melbourne Fashion Week
From 1 to 8 September
Get ready for a week of fashion, retail, music, art and design, as Melbourne Fashion Week asserts itself as the city’s premier consumer fashion event again this year. Formerly Melbourne Spring Fashion Week, celebrations will start with Vogue American Express Fashion’s Night and a week-long program of more than 150 events across the city featuring major retail centres, luxury and independent labels.
Get Grand Final posters
Attract footy traffic
Are you ready to welcome more than 150,000 people as they descend on the city for the Grand Final Parade on Friday 29 September? Get Grand Final posters to display in your business. Email by Monday 14 August and draw potential customers into your venue on the long weekend and beyond.