Business Events

We are committed to providing high-quality training and development programs, alongside quality networking events that will enable your business to prosper in Hume City. All businesses are welcome to attend any of the workshops, seminars and events being held in Hume City.  For more information on any of the business events we are hosting, please email or phone 9205 2835.                     


Make 2019 the year for you or your staff to invest in personal training and development, whether it be honing your skills to increase your social media presence, attend a Masterclass or invigorate your business' social media presence.  

Upcoming Events 

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Small Business Bus

Monday 7 October 2019 10:00am - 4:00pm Gladstone Park Shopping Centre
Manufacturer's Export Forum Tuesday 29 October 8:30am - 12:00pm

Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows           

Social Media Marketing 101

Wednesday 17 October

9:30am - 12:30pm

Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows

ATO Single Touch Payroll - Reporting Monday 21 October

9:30 am – 11:30 am

Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows



ATO Tax Essentials for Small Business    

Tuesday 22 October  10:00am - 12:00pm  Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows

Small Business Clinic

Tuesday 22 October 10:00am - 4:00pm Hume City Council Office, Broadmeadows

Facebook for Small Business Simplified


Tuesday 24 October

9:30am - 12:30pm


Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows

Manufacturers's Export Forum

Tuesday 29 October

8:30am - 12:00pm

Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows


ATO Record Keeping for Small Business  
GST registered

Tuesday 29 October 10:00am - 12:00pm Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows
Digital Marketing Essentials Thursday 31 October  

9:30am - 12:30pm 


Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows



SEO Foundations for Small Business

Thursday 7 November 9:30am - 12:30pm

Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows































Small Business Clinic - Free Mentoring Session

In conjunction with SBMS, we are offering business mentoring sessions to support businesses which are situated within Hume City. Small Business Clinics provide general business information and can assist you in the steps you need to take to overcome an issue or information gap. Appointments are essential. Click on your preferred location to book.

Small Business Bus Small_Business_Bus.jpg

Whether you're planning, starting or growing your business, the Victorian Government's Small Business Bus can help you to develop your business ideas and capabilities. Delivered by experts from the Small Business Mentoring Service (SBMS), the on-board mentoring sessions can help you to identify a clear direction for your business, discuss key issues and priorities, and develop an action plan to achieve your goals. Five free 45-minute sessions are available from 10:00am until 4:00pm. Click on your preferred location to book.


Social Media Workshops, Hume Global Learning Centre Broadmeadows


This series has now completed. To make inquiries or register your interest for future programs, please contact Heidi Crundwell on 0418 531 132 or email

Make 2019 the year that you master social media!  To support you to take the leap, we are offering four low cost, high quality workshops. Each one is delivered in collaboration with the Melbourne Innovation Centre and a selection of qualified, reputable presenters. Ready to get started? All you need is an ABN, $55 and a passion to learn.  

Full details here. 

For more information, please contact Heidi Crundwell on 0418 531 132 or email

StartNorth Coworking Space - Masterclasses, Broadmeadows Global Learning Centre

StartNorth is a new coworking space located at Town Hall Broadmeadows, opening in Spring 2019. Our passion is helping startups and scaleups succeed, so before we even open our doors we're running masterclasses to support startups and small businesses. 


Business Start Up Weekend, Broadmeadows Global Learning Centre

Are you imagining a life where you can be your own boss? Start your business in one weekend at the StartNorth Business Startup Weekend! 

For more information on Masterclasses, Big Idea Days and the Business Start Up Weekend email

Northern Business Achiever Awards Breakfast & Young Business Achiever Award Nomination

The NBAA Awards are a partnership of industry, education, local and state government and decision makers across Melbourne’s north and essential events for those seeking to do business in the region. They recognise the business achievements of SMEs and encourage business excellence, growth and competitiveness. The events provide a high-profile forum to enable business networking and the recognition of business achievement. The next breakfast will be held on Thursday 6 June 2019. Booking details and more info here

Business Consultation - Delivered by the Business Enterprise Centre, Kangan Institute Essendon

The opportunity to have free professional advice, whether you are intending to commence a business, or are already operating a small business, can be invaluable to ensure the business achieves sustainability. This free Business Consultation offers you that opportunity. You will receive a private, face to face session with an experienced Business Counsellor to discuss any issues you have regarding commencing a business or improving performance and operations of your existing business. These sessions are conducted with full confidentiality. General business advice and referrals can be obtained as well as guidance for the establishment of your business or addressing issues with your existing business. These sessions are free, and a booking by appointment is required. 

Where: Business Enterprise Centre, 38 Buckley Street, Essendon (Kangan Institute)
When: Regular monthly appointments available.
Bookings: Phone 9094 3008


The Hume Business E-Update is a monthly e-newsletter compiled by the Economic Development Department which shares timely and relevant information for businesses along with upcoming event details. Subscribe to the list here

Updated : 11:22 AM, 1 November 2019

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