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

Mark McKenzie, joined Kaz on the Today Show

GO LOCAL FIRST does the Morning Show

GO LOCAL FIRST Campaign Spokesman, Mark McKenzie, joined Kaz on the Today Show to talk about the challenges facing small businesses around Australia. Small businesses provide local communities with vitality – they’re the lifeblood of our communities.
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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

Kerri, Owner, Zanzi Hairdressing

Kerri, Owner, Zanzi Hairdressing

Since 2018, Kerri has owned and run Zanzi Hairdressing in Tugun, a Queensland town almost to the New South Wales Border. Zanzi is a holistic salon, built on the principles of sustainability and ethics. As members of Sustainable Salons Australia, they do their best to source products that ‘do no harm’ – to their clients, animals, the planet or...
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