SHOPPING SMALL
MAKES A BIG DIFFERENCE

WHY YOU SHOULD CHOOSE SMALL LOCAL BUSINESSES

Australia is home to over 3.5 million small businesses who are the backbone of our economy. Whether it’s a butcher, baker, florist, or tradesmen, our small businesses keep our country running.

Scroll down and take a look at some of the amazing small businesses Australia has to offer.

GET INVOLVED WITH GO LOCAL FIRST

GO LOCAL FIRST is all about supporting local small business, so getting involved is really easy.

And the best bit about supporting small business? It doesn’t always cost money.

Check out the below to find out some ways you can help the small businesses in your community, without spending anything!

GET INVOLVED

MEDIA RELEASES

GO LOCAL FIRST does the Morning Show

Go Local First spokesman Mark McKenzie talks about the campaign on The Morning Show.
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BUSINESS TIPS

Social Media ideas for your small business

There are several ways you can support and promote the GO LOCAL FIRST campaign: By using your digital channels: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or LinkedIn to like and share GO LOCAL FIRST posts, messages and advertising. By highlighting and promoting small local businesses in your area, and the hero local business owners behind them. Use the hash...
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LOCAL STORIES

George, Owner, Lucky Charm City Rail

George, Owner, Lucky Charm City Rail

Say G’day to George, Lucky Charm City Rail’s proud owner. Things start early for George. He’s up before the crack of dawn, making sure not to wake his wife before he heads to the store by 5:30 to open doors, still tired. From there, George collects the papers and magazines, making sure they’re displayed nicely for his customers, and the shu...
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