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Ageing and Old-Age in Asia-Pacific

Ageing and Old-Age in Asia-Pacific

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Advancing knowledge and sharing innovation in research into ageing in Asia-Pacific. Do not miss this opportunity to hear from renowned international leaders and local experts associated with ageing and old-age in the Asia-Pacific region and beyond. Day 1 highlights: Dementia Care Workshop – ‘Dealing with dementia’ Health and Aged Care Day 2 highlights: Breakfast workshop […]

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$47.5 million Advanced Manufacturing Growth Fund guidelines NOW on business.gov.au

$47.5 million Advanced Manufacturing Growth Fund guidelines NOW on business.gov.au

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The Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science, the Hon Arthur Sinodinos AO released the $47.5 million Advanced Manufacturing Growth Fund guidelines on business.gov.au and announced the program will accept applications from 7 July  to 14 August 2017.  This program is a key element of the $100 million Advanced Manufacturing Fund announced in the 2017-18 Budget […]

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NORTH Link congratulates Melbourne’s North Manufacturing Hall of Fame winners

NORTH Link congratulates Melbourne’s North Manufacturing Hall of Fame winners

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NORTH Link congratulates Melbourne’s North Manufacturing Hall of Fame winners Congratulations are due to the following Melbourne’s North companies recognised in the Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame Awards held on Tuesday 9 May 2017. Manufacturer of the Year: Large Business – Sutton Tools (winner) High Growth Sector – Food and Fibre – Procal Dairies (winner) Manufacturer […]

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NORTH Link Delegation to Canberra – working for Melbourne’s North and its economy

NORTH Link Delegation to Canberra – working for Melbourne’s North and its economy

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NORTH Link led a Melbourne’s North delegation to Canberra on 28-29 March 2017 and it was a great success. Delegates were drawn from the Cities of Banyule, Darebin and Hume and the Shires of Nillumbik and Mitchell (representing all 7 Councils in Melbourne’s North, La Trobe University, Melbourne Polytechnic, Bendigo Kangan Institute, Northern Health and […]

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NORTH Link welcomes North East Link announcement

NORTH Link welcomes North East Link announcement

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NORTH Link welcomes the Victorian Government’s announcement that it will proceed with the North East Link if re-elected. “The North East Link will plug the ‘missing link’ in Greater Melbourne’s  Metropolitan Ring Road”, says NORTH Link Executive Director Chris James. “Northern residents and businesses have paid the price associated with the ‘missing link’ for years […]

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Major investment announcements for the North from La Trobe University and Optus

Major investment announcements for the North from La Trobe University and Optus

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I had great pleasure today in witnessing La Trobe University and Optus announce two major investments that will take place in Melbourne’s North. The first is a major 5 year agreement between La Trobe University and Optus. The Optus agreement  with La Trobe University is a strategic alliance designed to deliver an integrated, digitally connected campus, a state-of-the-art Sports Precinct […]

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Northern Horizons – 50 Year Infrastructure Strategy for Melbourne’s North – Update 2016

Northern Horizons – 50 Year Infrastructure Strategy for Melbourne’s North – Update 2016

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Melbourne’s North is destined to become a major hub for food and beverage, advanced manufacturing, health and other rising industries, creating thousands of new jobs, if the private and government sectors co-invest in much-needed job-creating infrastructure in the region. As a manufactured physical goods exporter with a long supply/value chain, high quality infrastructure is vital […]

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The Future Workforce: Melbourne’s North

The Future Workforce: Melbourne’s North

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A unique analysis of workforce and skills for Melbourne’s eight northern municipalities to the year 2025. The first to do so for a region in Australia, and is particularly vital in terms of the move away from traditional to advanced manufacturing. Developed in collaboration with industry, education and local government as a blueprint to match […]

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Food and Beverage Growth Plan Melbourne’s North

Food and Beverage Growth Plan Melbourne’s North

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The Food and Beverage Growth Plan provides a detailed analysis of the food and beverage processing and distribution sector in the northern Melbourne region, covering seven local government areas. It concludes that there is a wealth of opportunity to be built on despite the many issues facing the industry and area. The Food and Beverage […]

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NORTH Link Services

NORTH Link Services

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NORTH Link offers helpful services to assist your business to grow and to help job-seekers and young workers in Melbourne’s North. See our Services page to see how we can help you or your organisation.    

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