Developing your Business

As you grow your business, it’s extremely important to expand your business skills. Below is a list of organisations who are able to further help you develop your business skills, provide relevant advice and training programs for you to be successful.

Bunbury Geographe Chamber of Commerce and Indust​ry 

The Bunbury Geographe Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to the support of local businesses and the growth of the community’s economy.  The Chamber of Commerce can assist in all business matters, from business opportunities to regional infrastructure. Members of the Chamber of Commerce have access to the regions strongest business network, offering support and assistance and giving a voice to local businesses.

Business Advisory South West and Peel, Powered by IPS 

Business Advisory South West and Peel provides free small business advise in WA’s South West and Peel regions, this is an initiative of the Small Business Development Corporation, funded by the Government of Western Australia.  Whether you are thinking about starting up your own business, running an established business, taking over an existing business or exiting a business, they are here to help you. The service offers a range of free advice, free workshops and free resources to help small business owners with all aspects of their business.

BSW Connect

BSW Connect is here to connect - collaborate - celebrate the South West business community. They aim to empower business owners to make confident and informed business decisions by:

- Offering quality practical training and resources that help increase the business capabilities of you and your staff;

- Providing networking opportunities to help you connect and collaborate with other like-minded business people;

- Collaborating with other quality service providers who can support you on your business journey and ensure you have the best opportunity to succeeed and grow;

- Recognising and celebrating South West business successes.

Small Business Development Corporation

The Small Business Development Corporation supports new and existing small businesses in Western Australia with a range of free advisory services and workshops.​

Edith Cowan University

Edith Cowan University is a multi-campus institution, offering undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Perth and Bunbury, Western Australia.

South Regional TAFE

South Regional TAFE delivers high-quality, accredited vocational education and training that is flexible enough to meet clients' workplace and lifestyle commitments. Their extensive facilities and workshops allow them to offer training that is responsive and relevant due to the professional relationships they have across commercial sectors to ensure that training is benchmarked to industry standard.