Business & Industry

There are several key Business and Industry networks in the Central Ranges LLEN area that have been established to develop the workforce and business needs, including:


Employment and Training Network

The Murrindindi Training Needs Analysis Report 2013 – Plan for Growth has sparked the development of a new network in Murrindindi the ‘Employment and Training Network’.  This network will be bringing Industry, Training organisations, Schools, Job Service Agencies, Australian Apprenticeships Centres together to create additional training opportunities to meet industry and community needs based on the Plan for Growth report.

The Murrindindi Training Institute, Business Network Development Manager – Silke Koerner is facilitating this new network meeting regularly in Murrindindi.  If you would like to be involved contact Boyd Maplestone at [email protected] or 0357811014.

Hume region (Including Mitchell and Murrindindi)

Hume Workforce development committee






The Hume workforce development committee has been established to increase:

  • total pool of skilled labour available to the Hume Region
  • capability of business/industry to effectively utilise the available labour force

As part of this strategy a number of presentations have been developed to communicate the current trends in key major industries across the region:

Macedon Ranges

Education, Employment and Training Network

A network for education, industry, training, job service, disability employment and youth agencies.  Contact Macedon Ranges Partnership Broker for more information.

Training Needs Analysis

Macedon Ranges Training Needs Analysis project is a partnership between industry, training organisations including Learn Local providers to increase the amount of relevant training for industry in the region.  For more information please read our training needs analysis page.