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Cessnock City Council's dedicated business portal provides you with up to date and local industry information, maximising opportunities to nurture local business. 

$3.5million boost for Regional NSW visitor economy

The NSW Government last week  announced $3.5 million in funding to boost regional economies and create more jobs, across three funding streams. Applications are now open for the three funding streams: Refresh and Renew Fund, Experience Enhancement Fund, and Regional Business Event Development Fund. Below is a summary of the funding opportunities available: Stream 1 –…

Fourth generation wine maker focuses on sustainability

Avoiding waste is not easy, in fact, it takes thought and effort and that’s where the Waste Avengers Blog come into play. Created for all to read and join in the discussion to avoid waste and save the planet, The Waste Avengers Blog is about making waste prevention easier through the sharing of local personal…

Doing business with Council

Did you know the Cessnock City Council is a big customer when it comes to business?! We love buying locally, and to make doing business easier with Council we have produced a guide to take you through being a supplier. In an effort to take the confusion out of the procurement process the “Doing Business…

Business in Profile

Hanging Tree Wines

Hanging Tree Wines features a prominent boutique cellar door, luxury homestead and is home to over 250 olive trees. Located in the heart of the Hunter Valley, Hanging Tree Wines covers forty magnificent acres lined with Shiraz, Cabernet, Semillon, and Chardonnay vines and grows three main varieties of olive trees including Manzanillo, Leccino and Kalamata…

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Cessnock Business Events

Business Study

Three in four Cessnock businesses intend to expand or grow in the next two years according to the Business Capability Study 2019. 713 Businesses were surveyed to better understand industry and businesses in the city.

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Skills Audit 2018

Two out of five businesses in Cessnock City said they were experiencing skills shortages in our comprehensive Skills Audit conducted in 2018.

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Cessnock Under Construction

Updates for local businesses during the Cessnock Commercial Precinct Project works.

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