Helping Illawarra businesses to develop and grow sustainably

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Economic Gardening Program

Economic Gardening Illawarra is a formal business development program that assists business owners and operators in Shellharbour and Kiama to grow their business sustainably. It includes a number of workshops – each of which deals with a specific topic that relates to operating a successful business.

The program is delivered free to all qualifying business from in Shellharbour and Kiama and is delivered by Shellharbour City Council and Kiama Municipal Council.



See what others are saying

"Thanks to the Economic Gardening Program we have trebles our annual turnover and doubled our staff number in the past two years"

Mary, Danic-Oberdan