Posts by Macleay Valley Chamber

Kempsey Riverside Market Returns!

We are excited to announce the relaunch of one of Chambers favourite initiatives Kempsey Riverside Market 🍃 We are proud to be supporting our community recover from the current crisis and helping to stimulate our local economy. Our market coordinator Belinda, and committee, have been working hard to make sure the market space is COVED…

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Conversations Across The Region

RDAMNC have conducted a series of interviews, Innovation and Media Manager Russell Pell has being recording with members of local government and business operators throughout the Mid North Coast (MNC) region. The content of the interviews is focused on how the Covid – 19 crisis has affected towns in the MNC through the eyes of…

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SMALL BUSINESS COVID-19 SUPPORT GRANT

As businesses continue to struggle with COVID-19, Business NSW is encouraging those affected to take full advantage of government assistance available. “Since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, Business NSW has been working with the NSW Government to develop measures that help soften the impact on businesses and help the economy recover” said Business NSW…

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APP WILL HELP US GET BACK IN BUSINESS

A panel of eminent Australians should be established to remove some of the concerns over the proposed ‘tracing APP’ and ensure any personal information is appropriately handled and disposed of when the pandemic is over, according to the state’s peak business organisation, Business NSW. “There seems some reticence from individuals in the community to download…

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COVID-19: JOB RECOVERY WILL NEED NEW RULE BOOK

New data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics on job losses and the economic impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic has highlighted the need for all governments to rewrite the rule book for economic recovery, according to the state’s peak business organisation, Business NSW. “The data, along with in depth Business NSW analysis, indicates that around…

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BREAKING NEWS: $10,000 Small Business Grants now open

The NSW Government is providing financial support of up to $10,000 to ease pressures on small businesses and non-profit organisations suffering as a result of COVID-19. Applications of this grant are now open for eligible businesses. Further details including; eligibility and how to apply can be found on the Service NSW website below. https://www.service.nsw.gov.au/transaction/apply-small-business-covid-19-support-grant?deliveryName=DM1286

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COVID-19 Stimulus & Support Finder

As the impact of COVID-19 continues to grow, so do the measures released by the government to support businesses through the crisis. Use this COVID-19 Stimulus & Support Finder to identify and understand stimulus and support that may be available to your business, so you can respond, recover and thrive. https://www2.deloitte.com/au/en/pages/covid-19/articles/stimulus-support.html

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Adopting new business models to adapt to COVID-19 restrictions

The Macleay Valley Business Chamber continues to support locals through the coronavirus pandemic and has said the changing of business models is keeping businesses afloat during this difficult time. President of the Macleay Valley Business Chamber Scott Marsh said many businesses are starting to look towards how they will continue operating in a post-coronavirus society.…

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Make hay while the sun shines… without a tractor.

Greetings again to all the Macleay Valley Coast business operators, managers, employees and community members that are reading this newsletter from the Macleay Valley Business Chamber. Over the last few weeks, the Macleay Valley Business Chamber (MVBC) has been striving to keep all of our region’s business operators to up to date on ideas and…

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BREAKING NEWS: $10,000 Small Business Grants

The NSW Government has just announced thousands of small businesses battling with the COVID-19 shutdown across NSW will receive grants of up to $10,000 under a new assistance scheme. While previous announcements from the NSW Government have centred around concessions, this latest fund focuses on small ‘mum and dad’ businesses with a couple of employees…

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