Investment

Signing ceremony marks begining of Town Centre revitalisation

A Memorandum of Understanding between the Town of Bassendean, LandCorp, the Swan Districts Football Club and the WA Football Commission heralds the beginning of a major revitalisation of the Town Centre. Although in the early phase of planning, it is hoped that high-density residential housing, office and commercial premises and new recreational, entertainment and sporting…

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Breaking Ground on 85 OPR

In the past week machinary has moved on to this landmark site and construction has commenced in grand style. The dominant drilling rig can be seen from some distance as it drills deep down into the clay in advance of larger work teams due to arrive next week. Neighbour to the works: Debbra at Hedgehogs…

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Ascot to Bassendean Transit Route – NBN Works

What might otherwise go unnoticed, as part of the construction of the NBN, sub contractors will be visible early in April along West Rd and Palmerston St, Bassendean. They will be upgrading existing Telstra pits, clearing blockages in Telstra conduits and hauling new optic fibre cable through existing conduit. They will bring the link from…

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2011 Census – Economic Statistics Bassendean

In Bassendean 32.6% of local jobs are in Manufacturing, while only 14.7% of jobs in the Eastern Metro Region Council (EMRC) are in manufacturing.  Additionally Bassendean dominates percentage wise in Health Care and Social Assistance (8.6% to 7.6%), Wholesale Trade (7.7% to 6.9%), Education and Training (7.3% to 6.9%) and Financial & Insurance Services (4.1%…

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Nail Brewing hits the target

Nail’s visionary founder and stalwart of the craft beer movement – John Stallwood has achieved Silver and Bronze at the recent Royal Perth Beer Show during WA Beer Week  (9th – 17th November). Coming from their new steam brewery in the Tonkin Estate which Nail shares with Feral his Australian pale ale rates as the…

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Fresh Images of 85 Old Perth Road

Jadd Projects, lead developer for the 85 Old Perth Road site have this morning (30 Oct) released the final renderings of their proposed 40 apartment building for the corner of Whitfield St and Old Perth Road. These photograph quality computer generated images heighten the anticipation for the arrival of this building and the dramatic changes…

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Univation

The  title Univation comes from merging University and Innovation together, and that is what this little event is all about. This is a one day affair kicks off at 8.30am and wraps up at 6.00pm, and has a laser like intensity bringing Investors, Industry and of course Universities together to bring products to the market…

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Invest in experience you have within your business

Invest in the experience you have within your business and receive financial support from the Federal Government to do it. Funding of up to $4,400 is available to assist mature aged * workers attain nationally recognised qualifications to match their skills and experience. Funding available to all businesses including sole traders and small business owners; Certificate…

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Business confidence in WA now well above the national average

The majority of businesses in Bassendean are SME’s (Small to Medium Enterprises), and Sensis publish a Business Index every quarter which measures the sentiment of the sector in great detail.  The September  report was published last week and Shaun Campbell of LatestBuy.com forwarded the link to us to share.

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