A message from Austrade to our international education partners (28 April 2020)

While light is finally appearing at the end of the COVID-19 crisis tunnel, the Australian Government is working closer than ever before with states and territory governments, education providers and community organisations, to deliver support measures for our international student community. Source

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Labour Market Information Portal: COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information The Australian labour market is changing rapidly as the COVID-19 situation continues to develop. If you or someone you know is affected by COVID-19 there is information to help students, parents, education/training providers and job seekers on the Department of Education, Skills and Employment’s website. The information includes: • A Jobs HubOpens a new window providing […]

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Screen Australia – Covid-19 Resource Directory for the Screen Sector

Screen Australia has collated the below information for the local screen sector. The Australian Government is providing a range of support programs and advice to respond to the Coronavirus. Screen Australia is working with the Government, industry, and all state and territory screen agencies to understand and address screen sector issues. Read More Source: Screen […]

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Dunsborough Yallingup: COVID-19 Update

Given the uncertain and challenging times we are facing, it is important for all businesses to plan and respond to these challenges effectively. We have put together some resources and advice below that may help you formulate your own strategies.  You can download this here as a Business Health Check to assist you navigate your […]

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RCCIWA: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update (19 Mar 2020)

Thu 19 Mar 2020 Good Afternoon, As we all try and grapple with the rapidly changing circumstances due to the impact of COVID 19, it is heartening to see the way our members and all regional business communities have banded together, and the community leadership our members are showing. These are very difficult and uncertain […]

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Collie CCI: COVID 19 – Resources, links, support

Message from the Chamber We have been completely overwhelmed and run off our feet with the amount of enquiries we have received, the amount of information and the amount of uncertainty like all of you. With these rapidly changing circumstances due to the impact of COVID 19, It is affecting numerous businesses. It is having a […]

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Andrew Fuller’s Great Adolescent Support Tools

Andrew is a great friend and supporter of BOI. He is an author, clinical Psychologist and family therapist and an Ambassador of Adolescent Success. Click here to check out his bio.  He has provided for community use four very helpful and relevant resources focused on supporting young people during COVID-19; namely – ‘Remote learning- utilising learning strengths’ […]

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Update on JobKeeper payments

The Australian Government has agreed to provide $130 billion for JobKeeper support to help keep Australians in jobs.  The payment is a subsidy to businesses which will keep more Australians in jobs throughout the coronavirus pandemic as social distancing and public gathering restrictions impact on business operations. Click here to view the Prime Ministers Statement  […]

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Network South West Business Club

Business Networking really can be fun and easy! Network South West Business Club meet in Bunbury twice a month. Meet with other business people who come together to aid each other and promote themselves. Interesting guest speakers and many promotional opportunities are available to you. Short, concise and to the point. More info Source: Network South […]

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BSW Connect: Rescue & Recovery – Helping you and your business through the COVID-19 crisis

BSW Connect is helping to support your business to help get through these challenging times by providing answers, practical advice and actions you can take along with helping to connect you to relevant sources of information. Our Rescue and Recovery page provides content from highly regarded South West businesses and professionals who are ready, willing […]

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Support for the agriculture workforce during COVID-19

The Government has announced temporary changes to visa arrangements to help farmers access the workforce they need to secure Australia’s food and produce supply during COVID19. The changes allow those within the Pacific Labour scheme, Seasonal Worker Program and working holiday makers to continue to work in agriculture and food processing until the coronavirus crisis […]

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Deloitte Australia: Combating COVID-19 with resilience

A collection of Deloitte Insights to help businesses manage and mitigate the risk associated with Covid-19. COVID-19 policy responses in Australia – This report provides a summary of major policy responses to the Covid-19 pandemic by Federal government and all states and territories as at 25 March 2020. These primarily cover health, civic and economic […]

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