Supporting sustainable growth and regional development in Melbourne's west

About LeadWest

Melbourne’s West is, by any measure, a region of opportunity for Victoria and Australia. People and businesses are voting with their feet. Over the past decade all the communities of the West, whether suburbs established in the 19th century, middle ring districts or growth areas, have experienced strong growth.

LeadWest is the regional organisation for Melbourne's West. LeadWest is focused on advocacy for the region. We are a nonpartisan and not-for-profit, membership-based organisation.

LeadWest's membership includes all six local governments in Melbourne's West and they are joined by major companies and other organisations, each with substantial operations or interests that are based in Melbourne's west.

LeadWest also has a growing number of Affiliates, primarily not-for-profit organisations and each playing a significant role in our region.

Please contact us if you need more information on sustainable growth and development in Melbourne's West.

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Upcoming Events

  • Jun 7 at 06:30 PM Build Your Business Resilience - Maribyrnong City Council Every business is exposed to a level of risk of crisis, whether from natural events such as bushfire and floods, man-made, accident or illness. Business owners who understand these risks, and plan and prepare for them can recover more quickly in the event of a disaster.
  • Jun 13 at 06:00 PM Commercialising Your New Idea Workshop - Brimbank City Council Over two inspiring workshops an experienced innovation and commercialisation expert will help you assess the feasibility of your idea, determine its business potential and help you develop a clear commercialisation strategy to help you get to market.

  • Jun 15 at 12:30 PM Webinar Series: An Introduction to social media Brought to you by the Australian Government’s Entrepreneurs’ Programme, this webinar series breaks down the principals of social media and how you can integrate social media into your business to maximise success. At this webinar you will learn why social media is essential for your business.
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