Dealing with coronavirus

Advice, updates and support to help your business plan and respond to coronavirus COVID-19.


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Speaking to staff about vaccination


The state government have now released some advice for businesses concerned about how to approach staff vaccinations. Read the flier for some answers to FAQs […] Read More

New restrictions for the Construction Sector


Details of the Construction sector shut down from 21 September can be found on the Victorian Government Coronavirus (Covid19) website Construction sector guidance | Coronavirus […] Read More

Roadmap to re-opening


Victoria’s new Roadmap to Deliver the National Plan  released on Sunday (19th) sets out a path to opening over the next few weeks and months. […] Read More

Victorian Government and Shire supporting COVIDSafe Peninsula


Mornington Peninsula Shire has appointed two new COVID Education Officers for six months to help businesses, community groups and event organisers establish COVIDSafe plans and […] Read More

Council endorses $2m COVID-19 Grants program


The many challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic have continued throughout 2021 and our residents have now faced more than 200 days in lockdown resulting in ongoing financial stress and […] Read More

Vaccinate to reactivate local business


Coffee catch ups with your friends. Browsing the local shops. Seeing live music at the pub. Catching a new art exhibition. Finally getting that kitchen […] Read More

Outdoor dining returns this summer!


Key shopping strips in towns across the Peninsula will open up for more outdoor retail and dining to help our local businesses bounce back from […] Read More

Digital jobs training, placement boon for workers and businesses


Thousands of Victorians will get the chance to work with some of Australia’s biggest companies, as part of a program that is upskilling mid-career Victorians […] Read More

Closing the gender pay gap and boosting equality


The Victorian Government will develop new educational resources to help smaller organisations access the benefits of greater gender diversity. To mark Equal Pay Day, the […] Read More

Help get us back to the good things


Getting vaccinated for COVID-19 will help keep us safe. But just as importantly, it will allow us to get back to the things we love. […] Read More

Now open: Investment Support Grants – Packaging


Sustainability Victoria are launching round two of the Investment Support Grants – Packaging on behalf of the Victorian Government. The fund supports small and medium enterprises (SMEs), […] Read More

Promote your outstanding food business with Best Bites


Entries are now open for the Best Bites Food Guide! Nominate your food business now, and be included in the guide for 2021-22. Being in […] Read More

Upcoming workshops & training

Discover the secrets to business growth. Take the opportunity to learn, grow and innovate. See them all.

Post Pandemic World: Brave Leadership

Looking at starting your team or currently leading a team? This workshop can help you navigate the challenges of being a people manager.   In […] Learn More

Food and Accommodation Industry Workshop

EXPAND YOUR TRIBE & INCREASE SALES USING ONLINE MARKETING Ignoring online marketing is like opening a business and not telling anyone! Are you in the […] Learn More

Coming Back Stronger by planning your cashflow

This workshop will address the specific issues businesses on the Mornington Peninsula faced throughout COVID in 2020 and beyond. Chartered Accountant & Business Strategist, Danielle […] Learn More

Business interruption due to COVID19

What is this workshop about ? Most business owners assume that their insurance policy will not allow a claim for business interruption due to COVID-19 […] Learn More

Free business webinar: Commercial Tenancy Relief Scheme

Find out how your business can negotiate commercial rent relief through mediation at the Victorian Small Business Commission.

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Local Spotlight

Meet some of our local businesses who are adapting, innovating and demonstrating excellence. See more.



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