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Connect with us and the business community

Developing and growing your business is often about connections - connections to customers, to suppliers and other businesses, and to new opportunities.

Council's Greater Dandenong Business Group understand this notion. This is why one of the Business Units Council formed is our very own South East Business Networks Group (SEBN) which has been operating for over two decades.

The South East Business Networks Group (SEBN) include focused small group information sharing and subject matter expert forums, to broad scale opportunities to learn from the very best in your sector. Want to be involved? Contact South East Business Networks to find out how we can connect you, to your next opportunity.

Other opportunities to connect 

Our business community is fortunate to have a rich networking opportunities including;

The Greater Dandenong Chamber of Commerce

South East Melbourne Manufacturers Alliance (SEMMA) 

Springvale Asian Business Association (SABA)

Business Victoria 

Little India Traders Association



How does Council support Social Enterprises?

Council recognises the ever-growing importance and contribution of this sector to our community. Council places a high importance on engaging with social enterprises assisting them in telling their stories, offering training and  mentoring and providing other opportunities and resources.

Council is also playing a role in educating local businesses and the broader general public about the value of social enterprises in our community. They play a key role in tackling complex social issues, with a view to increasing social procurement opportunities and buying local consumer behaviour.