Business Support Service

How can we help you?

We provide a coordinated approach to help Local BBP Businesses access the services and support they need from both government and private sector programs.

We connect with agencies, regulators and professional services together to help solve complex issues and challenges for you.

How will this service benefit my business?

  • Tailored and personalised support
  • Access to up to date information
  • Connections to the most appropriate services
  • A central point of contact to direct enquiries
  • Keep up to date on new opportunities

Contact Your Local Business Concierge


Amy Harris

BBP Coordinator - Maroondah City Council

0409 484 218


As an urban planner specialising in employment and industrial precincts, my expertise is in the place where economic development, analytics and land use collide. Contact me for government and industry policy, regulation and research or just for a chat.


Natasha Bishop

Project Manager Economic Development - Knox City Council

0409 649 696


I am a collaborator, connector and leader, with a background in communications and marketing.  If you are looking to connect with other businesses within the precinct,  want to promote your business  and leverage social media opportunities then  please contact me.


Andrew Binks

Strategy and Projects Officer - Maroondah City Council

0448 617 119


My expertise is in strategic operations, project management and business processes. My main interest is in advanced manufacturing and industry 4.0. Please contact me if you would like to link with the broader community and opportunities available to you.


Sujayne Downie

Business Development Officer - Maroondah City Council

03 9294 6144


With over 10 year experience in events and conference management I  use these skills to help businesses connect,  network and  establish supply chains in the regions. If you're looking to access local services and support relevant to you please contact me to help your business prosper.

BBP Highlights (Project News)

In recent years, the partner councils of Maroondah, Knox and Yarra ranges have continued to deliver outcomes within the BBP to improve the area and support businesses to do what they do well. These activities are undertaken as part of councils budgeted works but also through liaising with state and federal governments for improvements and major infrastructure.

Bringing the arts to Bayswater

By Natasha Bishop | March 1, 2022

The Knox Community Arts Centre is a performing arts theatre located on the corner of Mountain Highway and Scoresby Road in Bayswater. Great place for a team building outing! Visit the Arts Centre to find out about upcoming events.

Business Spotlight

By Natasha Bishop | March 1, 2022

Now more than ever is the time to get your business into the spotlight. Through our engagement with businesses in the BBP we have found that you don’t like to toot your own horn. Well we want to toot it for you.   Contact us via email at answering these three questions:-  Why is…

Energising our local retailers

By Natasha Bishop | February 1, 2022

Share feedback on how we can help re-invigorate our local retail centres. Have your say on the draft Retail Activation Strategy by 25 February 2022. We have developed a draft Retail Activation Strategy in collaboration with our business community. Our draft Retail Activation Strategy aims to inject new life and energy into our retail centres over the…

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