The Small Business Bus provides small businesses across Melbourne and rural Victoria with free mentoring and face-to-face advice to help them build and develop sustainable businesses.

The mentors are skilled across a number of business areas including finance, human resources and organisational development, marketing, strategy development, business planning and disaster recovery.

The onboard mentor can help you to:

  • determine the viability of your business idea
  • set goals to achieve business growth
  • develop key cash flow management skills
  • develop an effective business plan or marketing strategy

Throughout the year, the bus travels to different locations across Victoria. Check the Small Business Bus schedule to find out when it's visiting an area near you.