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FY23 Annual Summary

FY23 Annual Summary

The past year has been marked by a welcome return to many face-to-face events across our regions in an ever-changing landscape for small businesses. The Local Buying Foundation has remained dedicated to supporting regional business communities through funding...

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WA TRADING TRACKS ANNOUNCEMENT

WA TRADING TRACKS ANNOUNCEMENT

Indigenous Management Group are getting ready to launch “Trading Tracks” in Western Australia’s Pilbara regions to build capacity and economic participation for Indigenous businesses Indigenous Management Group has been appointed as the service provider to deliver a...

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FY22 Annual Summary

FY22 Annual Summary

The changing landscape of small businesses never seems to stop, and this year has seen the Local Buying Foundation continue to work with our communities as these changes unfold through sponsorship, projects and program funding across QLD, NSW, SA and WA. From...

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Trading Tracks program Award

Trading Tracks program Award

Trading Tracks is a unique initiative that has been developed in partnership with the Local Buying Foundation, BMA and BHP. The program, delivered by the team at Indigenous Business Builders, aims to build capability and capacity of established Indigenous businesses...

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Upcoming Events

WA | Women in Business Luncheon

Please Join Us at the third Women in business luncheon for 2024 Thanks to sponsors the Local Buying Foundation and

WA | Hedland Economic Forum

The forum is set to unite Port Hedland business, community and government representatives from across the region. With real-life case

SA | 2024 Tactic Conference and Trade Expo

The conference is South Australia’s premier resource industry conference and trade expo and allows attendees to gather industry information and

QLD | Social Media Campaign Workshop

Would you like to plan your whole Christmas social media content plan in 1 day, for 3 whole months? Join

QLD | RIN Awards

The annual RIN Awards Gala Dinner will be held on Friday, 9 August 2024 at the Mackay Entertainment and Convention Centre (MECC)

QLD | Microsoft 365 Workshops – Beginner to Advanced

Unlock the full potential of your small business with these Microsoft workshops designed just for you! Join CHDC and Thrive

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Acknowledgement of Country

The Local Buying Foundation acknowledge the Traditional Owners of the land where we work and live. We pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging.
We celebrate the stories, culture and traditions of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elders of all communities who also work and live on this land.