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The Victorian small business festival will be kicking off in a few weeks. A festival proudly sponsored by the Vic government giving small businesses the opportunities to attend information and networking events to help grow their businesses.

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Facebook is Ruining my Business

“Facebook is ruining my business” says most of Nitty Brown’s clients who are only selling through facebook, “this is the first and main reason why it is ruining your business because you are only selling through facebook.” Is the reply Brown gives them.

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Baby and Kids Extravaganza Hits Melbourne

The week leading up to one of Melbourne’s largest Baby and Kids extravaganza, Huckleberry Market Extravaganza has called for the exhibitors to take up their preparation to the final stages. Excitement looms amongst the exhibitors as this is a first for many of them, to take part in such a large expo.

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Mini Market at GO Festival Melbourne, 12th and 13th October 2013

Markets and Community have decided to take the opportunity to have a mini-market at Melbourne’s largest festival for women called GO Festival.  With over 5000 women expected to walk through the doors, we have jumped on board as an exhibitor and given the market organisers in Victoria, online businesses and stallholders an opportunity to feature their products, advertise in showbags and to take part in a magazine that we are going to handout aswell from our booth.

Mini Market Hitting the Showground for GO Festival

Girls, Ladies, Women, Mothers, Sisters and Girlfriends will be flocking into the Melbourne Showgrounds on the 12th & 13th of October 2013 to enjoy the Girls Only Festival. A festival celebrating women and giving women a chance to let their hair down relax and enjoy a day of pampering and fun.

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Markets and Community Training and Networking Events

As part of Markets and Community’s vision, we would like to offer training and networking opportunities to our advertised markets and businesses.

We take pride in working closely with the markets and businesses and from this we believe that these businesses need some help to take the next step especially when it comes to marketing and social media.  We are working with some amazing speakers to tailor an event especially for these businesses.


Markets and Community's First Major Exhibition at the GO Festival Melbourne

Markets and Community are taking part at the GO Festival held in Melbourne on the 16th & 17th of February.

We have decided to take up this opportunity to exhibit on behalf of Markets, Stallholders and Small Businesses that would never get an opportunity to show their business to such a large audience of 10,000+ women.

We would love to introduce the businesses that are showcasing in our showbags.