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WA Government COVID-19 Grants – Important Update On 27 April 2022, the WA State Government announced an expansion of the Level 2 COVID-19 Business Assistance Packages to offer more support to local businesses. The Wanneroo Business Association urges all small businesses impacted by COVID-19, including those who did not qualify under the initial criteria, to […]
WA’s new Work Health and Safety laws Business owners are responsible for keeping up to date with work health and safety legislation changes and are required to provide a safe and healthy workplace. From 31 March 2022, the Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety has modernised and implemented new Work Health and Safety (WHS) […]
Visit from Federal Minister for Home Affairs, The Hon Karen Andrews MP – Cyber Crime Discussions Wanneroo Business Association held a roundtable discussion with The Hon Karen Andrews MP, Federal Minister for Home Affairs this week, giving over 20 local businesses and members the opportunity to have their questions answered and their voices heard. Along […]
Faster speeds across Australia $750 million investment to 5G-enable nbn® Fixed Wireless and deliver faster speeds across Australia Important news for the City of Wanneroo This week, the Australian Government and nbn® announced a $750 million investment in the nbn® Fixed Wireless and Sky Muster networks to deliver faster wholesale speeds, benefitting thousands of homes and businesses […]
Fee Free Operating a Small Business Course The Operating a Small Business Skill Set is suitable for anyone working in a small business or thinking of starting their own small business. The units in the skill set are nationally recognised and may be used as credit toward further qualifications. This course is 100% free for […]
Networking sparks successful business transaction Wanneroo Business Association is pleased to announce the change of ownership of Kerem Adventure Camp, following an initial connection made at a networking breakfast. After years of planning, prudent governance and the generous support of partners and community, Cahoots have embarked on their audacious dream of having a fit for […]
Notice of Special General Meeting – Tues 22 February 2022. Over the past 22 years the Wanneroo Business Association (WBA) has evolved into what some say is the most progressive business association north of the river. Operating under rules set under the Associations Incorporated Act 2015, the WBA has an elected governance committee whose role […]
Wanneroo Businesses Give Back For Christmas Wanneroo Business Association held a festive evening at Whitford Hockey Club to raise money for local charity No Limits Perth. Pre-event donations, raffle tickets, reverse lotto and heads and tails raised a grand total of $5,545.80. With a Beat The Board Christmas Quiz theme, Yorkshire Tart Events delivered 5 […]
City of Wanneroo Business Grants The City of Wanneroo Business Grants aim to support the growth and development of local businesses, encourage innovation, drive job creation and grow the local economy. Grants will be up to 50% of eligible project costs with a maximum grant amount of $5,000 (excluding GST) to support activities, projects and […]
Winners Announced at City of Wanneroo Business Awards 2021 Returning for their 18th year, following a break last year due to COVID-19, Wanneroo Business Association was proud to host the City of Wanneroo Business Awards 2021 to celebrate and acknowledge business achievements from across the region. Local singer Graham David Sanders set the mood to […]
❤️ WA SMALL BUSINESS DAY EVENT ❤️ Wanneroo Business Association, in partnership with the City of Wanneroo and Business Station Inc, presented a FREE afternoon of business events for WA Small Business Day, hosted on Thursday 28 October, as part of an initiative organised by Small Business Matters. Small Business Day is a statewide movement […]
Finalists – City of Wanneroo Business Awards 2021 Wanneroo Business Association proudly announces the following businesses as Finalists in the City of Wanneroo Business Awards 2021. An independent panel of judges shortlisted a record breaking number of entries and were blown away by the calibre of businesses contending in each category. The number of entries recieved […]
Last week, the Wanneroo Business Association (WBA) had the privilege of attending the State of the Future Lunch at Crown Perth. This event offered a unique opportunity fo...