Outback Business Networks targeted businesses based or operating in remote and desert Australia. The network assisted members to:

  • Reduce costs through shared marketing and subsidised training opportunities
  • Increase revenue through collaboration
  • Save time accessing information and contacts
  • Connect with like-minded businesses across industry, region and outback Australia

Benefits included:

  • Discounted advertising through our media partners, Southern Cross Television
  • Regular Cross Border Meetings on topical issues for outback based SMEs
  • Referrals to specialised services for small business
  • Virtual Trade Fairs linking businesses with customers
  • Regular newsletters on topical issues

The network connected businesses across 10 regions:

  • Pilbara, WA
  • Mid West Gascoyne, WA
  • Kalgoorlie-Boulder, WA
  • Kimberley, WA
  • Far North SA
  • Far West NSW
  • Central West Qld
  • North West Qld
  • Barkly, NT
  • Central Australia, NT