Business Events and Activities

Council provides a range of events and activities to support and develop local businesses. We also work collaboratively with influential partners to implement agreed strategies that benefit our communities.

Please refer to our events calendar for upcoming business events. You might also like to subscribe to our business newsletter to keep up-to-date with the latest business news in Stonnington.

Business Bootcamp

Are you ready for more clients, success and profits? Or sick of wasting money on out-dated or underperforming marketing activities?  

Our business bootcamp series features an all-star team of proven business builders who can guarantee that you will walk away with instantly implementable ideas. You will also have the opportunity to network with highly motivated and likeminded entrepreneurs.

  • Wednesday mornings from 4 - 25 October
  • Various locations across Stonnington
  • $99 for all four sessions

More information and bookings

Your Business Environment

Connection to Nature and Its Vital Relevance to your Business
Monday 9 October, 9.30am - 11am
Victoria Gardens, Prahran

Learn from Gary Veale, one of Australia's leading experts on Biophilia (our human urge to connect with other forms of life) as to why humans thrive in nature, and how to use it to grow your business. 

Gary has worked with many of Australia's leading public and private sector enterprises on sustainability-related initiatives. He is a doctoral researcher at the University of Melbourne and, until recently, a Director with KPMG Australia responsible for teams advising on corporate sustainability, climate change, innovation and funding strategies. 

Set in Prahran's lush Victoria Gardens, the talk will take place in front of The New Joneses' pop-up Tiny House, showcasing Big Life, Little Impact lifestyle movement. 

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Stonnington Business Network

The Stonnington Business Network provides opportunities to meet like-minded professionals to help build your network and support base.

  • Build your network — Membership provides you with access to exclusive networking events.
  • Expand your horizons — Stonnington runs a diverse program of business events including seminars and workshops. Past speakers have included business personalities, Mark Bouris, Janice Breen Burns and Jacques Reymond.

Membership is open to business people who live or operate a business in Stonnington and includes:

  • networking events
  • discounted tickets to business seminars.