Initiatives and


For 28 years the awards have been an opportunity for Greater Bendigo businesses to reflect on current practices, achievements and receive recognition for their contribution to a vibrant Greater Bendigo.

Young Professional Network

The Young Professionals Network provides a place for young professionals to connect, engage and develop with the aim to retain young professionals in our community.

Grow Bendigo

Grow Bendigo is a program designed to support more growth and employment across our community. As businesses grow, so does their capacity to employ, resulting in positive outcomes for our community.

BUSINESS Wellbeing

Be.Bendigo offers a FREE Support Service to our small business community through Partners in Wellbeing.

Our wellbeing partner David Juriansz can offer free confidential, support for anyone in small business – owners, employees and/or their families.  The program also provides financial counselling, business advice and tailored training sessions to bring wellbeing conversations to the business community.

Bendigo Regional HR Network

The Bendigo Regional HR Network is proud to provide local HR business owners and professionals and with access to speakers and experts in a range of topics relevant to managing staff.