Member Directory    

Support other members where you can, as this will increase the reach of our organisation to benefit all members with exposure, promotional opportunities, greater networking and business opportunities.

Business Services & Consultants

Simone Anderson
Centre Manager

​& BBW Board Member
Ph: 5364 2900
info@ballaratbusiness.com.au

The Ballarat Business Centre (BBC) provides low cost business premises across 3 sites, advice, services, events and support to new and emerging businesses to assist them to become established and profitable.

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Samantha Davies
​Founder
​Mob: 0421 140 854

sam@platypuscoworking.com.au

Platypus Coworking provides work spaces for businesses to lease short to long term with a CBD Ballarat address. Let

us provide you the right environment to concentrate on your business while surrounded with like-minded individuals

at an all inclusive cost.

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Kathleen Neale
​Solicitor
​Ph: 5331 3100
​kathleen@bairdmcgregor.com.au

Specialising in Business Leases and Property Law

One of Ballarat's oldest and most respected law firms Baird & McGregor incorporating Cuthberts, provides outstanding legal assistance and advice that showcases the extensive industry knowledge of our highly responsive team.

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Helen Stephens
Director
​Ph: 1300 309 237

​Mob: 0478 435 728
info@simplexinsurance.com.au

Simplex Insurance Solutions is a locally owned and operated, multi award winning insurance brokerage who has been

providing clients Australia wide with professional advice on their insurance needs since 2005.

From Ballarat to Brisbane, Davenport to Darwin, Penrith to Perth, the Simplex Insurance Solutions team are proud to

be bringing Business to Ballarat and helping our city stay strong.




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Julia Pannan

Business Consultant

& BBW Board Member

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Wendy Winzar

BBW Board Member

​Mob: 0419 583 839

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Karen Axford

Federation Business School

Academic - Business Law

Ph: 5327 9489

​Mob: 0466 466 773

Laura Meyer
Insurance Broker
​Mob: 0435 345 030
laura@meyerinsure.com.au

Providing peace of mind and exceptional customer experiences with every interaction. MeyerInsure is your Insurance Advocate from start to end. If you can’t trust your broker to get the best outcome possible, they haven’t done their job

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Ballarat Business Women
provide networking opportunities to women who own or work in businesses within Ballarat and the surrounding region. Network with other like-minded women in a warm, supportive and inclusive environment.
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Carol Grimshaw

Principal Lawyer/Entrepreneur

Grimshaw Legal

Our Principal Carol provides decidedly different business and personal legal advice that's tailored to meet your needs and ensure you, your business and your family are in good legal health! As a recent residential addition to Ballarat, we can't wait to get to know you.

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Christina Evans
Business & Marketing
Consultant

​Mob: 0407 527 569

christinajevans001@gmail.com

Business and Marketing consulting for micro businesses through to large organisations.




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Ballarat Business Women
provide networking opportunities to women who own or work in businesses within Ballarat and the surrounding region. Network with other like-minded women in a warm, supportive and inclusive environment.
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Accounting & Financial Services

Lindy Packer
People & Performance Manager

Ph: 5332 6577
​Mob: 0448 801 606
enquiries@chrispacker.com.au

Our focus is to deliver professional accounting and business advisory services that are personalised, professional and one where trust and mutual respect results in long term partnerships.
This is what we do.

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Meegan Dunne Director
​& BBW Board Member

Ph: 5331 2322
info@mbaaccountants.com.au

630 Sturt Street, Ballarat 3350 

"Our clients are our extended family and we are dedicated to putting our clients first"

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Stacey Price
​Financial Coach, Accountant and Bookkeeper

​Mob: 0410 405 052
stacey@healthybusinessfinances.com.au

Healthy Business Finances is a small agency providing Financial Coaching, Management Accounting, GST and Accounting Software Training.

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Nicole Simmons Accountant

Ph: 5309 3925
​Mob: 0422 896 107
​nicole@omnibas.com.au

Unit 54, Level 1, 
17 Armstrong Street South, 
Ballarat Central 3350

(by appointment only)

You know your business the best, so we listen to you. We are a full service accounting firm with over 20 years experience.

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Heather Carr
Home & Investment Lending Manager - ANZ
​& BBW Board Member


​Mob: 0423 780 378
​heather.carr@anz.com

Heather is an experienced Lending

Manager skilled in Mortgage Lending, Banking, Credit

and Financial Analysis, and
Credit Risk.

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Jess Duggan
 Accountant

Ph: 5331 2322
jess.duggan@mbaccountants.com.au

630 Sturt Street, Ballarat 3350 

"Our clients are our extended family and we are dedicated to putting our clients first"

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Zeta Locke 
Finance Broker

​Mob: 0413 701 439
zeta@summitfp.com.au

When it comes to lending, it is not one size fits all.

We work for families and businesses to ensure a hassle-free experience, giving a piece of mind that you have the right

product for the purpose.

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Ballarat Business Women
provide networking opportunities to women who own or work in businesses within Ballarat and the surrounding region. Network with other like-minded women in a warm, supportive and inclusive environment.
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Beauty & Fashion

Skye Godden​Owner / Director
​Elysium Day Spa / 
Medspa Elysium
​24  Doveton St Sth, Ballarat
skyeg122@outlook.com

​Ph: 5332 9772

Mob: 0433 368 628


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Ann Gorfine
Fashion Stylist
Mob: 0413 262 010

newstylewithann@gmail.com

FREE 1:1 or group fashion styling appt service. I offer an unique customer service for those ladies who need help with fashion, hate shopping or just can’t find what
they need in the stores


Local Lingerie Retailer
​Mums Who Wine Tribe Support

Lee Martin
BBW Board Member &
Lingerie Retailer 
Mob: 0439 312 204
leemartin2680@gmail.com

We wear our bras everyday. We deserve to be comfortable and feel great as we do. My passion is to get you fitted in the

right bras for you and help you feel fantastic.

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Ballarat Business Women
provide networking opportunities to women who own or work in businesses within Ballarat and the surrounding region. Network with other like-minded women in a warm, supportive and inclusive environment.
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Employment Services, Training, Career Development

Bec Ware
​Marketing & Engagement

​& BBW Board Member
Mob: 0447 198 544

Federation TAFE provide a broad range of quality education and training programs and aim to be both innovative and adaptable to meet the skills needs of our region and beyond. 

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Nicole Bayly
Staffing Solutions

​& BBW Board Member
Ph: ​5561 9000

Ballarat Technology Park
Suite 3, 106 Lydiard Street South
BALLARAT VIC 3350

Are you about to finish school and worried about your future job opportunities?

We'd love to help.

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Margi Cousins
MPC Consulting
​& BBW Chair
Mob: 0419 326 371

Careers & Business Advisor

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Alli Hill
Business Development Officer
Mob: 0437 072 800

EGF Solutions match employers with people with disabilities who are keen and ready to work.

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Cheryl Kennedy
​Career Practitioner & Transition Coordinator

Mob: 0408 302 698
​cheryl.k@wysan.com.au

WYSAN Consultants Career Practitioners assist clients to discover their career options and opportunities. Through personal consultations we are here to support our clients to be prepared for the next pathway along your career

journey as they transition into a role that identifies their skill, knowledge and values.

We work with secondary school student through to those looking to transition into retirement or volunteer roles.




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provide networking opportunities to women who own or work in businesses within Ballarat and the surrounding region. Network with other like-minded women in a warm, supportive and inclusive environment.
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Health, Wellness and Medical Professionals

Jenny Dare
Curves Ambassador 
Mob: 0438 231 388
mycurvesballarat@gmail.com

In search of a
time-efficient workout?

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Ruth Bollard
​MBChB, M.Sc, FRCS, FRACS

General Surgeon – Breast and Endocrine Specialist


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Marcia Davidson
Holistic Health Coach, 

doTERRA Essential Oils Educator
Mob: 0468 606 634
marcia@kickstartyourwellness.com

How many busy professionals do you know who are overweight, unfit and/or stressed to the max?

This combination can lead to serious health issues - and at the very least - significantly reduce quality of life. But it

doesn’t have to be this way.​

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Simone James
Clinical Nutritionist
​Mob: 0448 185 080

​simone@flourishnutritionandhealth.com.au

Discover how your psyche plays a huge role in preventing you from achieving your health and weight loss goals.

Simone’s knowledge, support, guidance, recipes and friendly professional approach, will enable you to become the

better you.

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Michelle O'Brien
Equine Assisted Learning
​Mob: 0409 628 085

Achieve Healing, Growth, Personal Breakthroughs & Increased Potential with Equine Assisted Therapy.
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Gwenyth James​Acupuncturist, Chinese Medicine Practitioner, Personal Trainer
Mob: 0487 152 507
gwenyth@phoenixacupuncturecentre.com

Phoenix Centre for Acupuncture is owned and operated by Dr Gwenyth James. I work to help people manage pain and illness so they can enjoy good health and a full life. Although I treat most conditions, I have a special interest in pain management, the management of stress and anxiety, women's health (including support for IVF and pregnancy) and supporting people who undergoing cancer treatment (such as chemotherapy or radiation therapy)

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Jodie Wakefield​Emotional Archaeologist
​Mob: 0408 254 141

Through Intuitive Counselling and Get A Grip Bodywork similar to massage, we loosen your grip on the inherited limitations in your life and unlock your life's potential.

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Jennifer Kaess
Occupational Therapist
​Ph: 5303 0333
admin@restorehands.com.au

We provide specialised treatment of all hand and elbow and arm injuries and issues such as pain, trauma, post surgery rehab, upper limb dysfunction, sport and work injuries, we also provide custom splinting, ergonomic and joint protection programs, arthritis care and simple wound and scar management plus more.
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Bobbi Cook
Behaviour Therapist and 
​Family Counsellor and 
NDIS Service Provider

Mob: 0408 405 684
​bobbi@bcbm.com.au

We provide support to NDIS families and those who need NDIS support. We support carers and their families. We provide professional development for teachers, carers, parents and other community members
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Dementia Australia

Alice Haley

Dementia Support Specialist

Mob: 0418 594 391
Dementia Australia offers a range of education programs suited to support the specific needs of people living with dementia, families and carers, health professionals and general community.
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Sarah Gladman
Massage Therapist / Midwife
Ballarat Pregnancy Massage
73 Chase Boulevard, Alfredton
​​
Mob: 0400 624 576
sarah@ballaratpregnancymassage.com.au

Sarah, a practicing Midwife has been a massage therapist for over 12 years. All treatments take place in the privacy and comfort of Sarah’s own home, ensuring a peaceful and relaxing experience. Treatments include, Pregnancy, Remedial, Postnatal and Infant massage.
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Tessa Murdoch
Exercise Physiologist and Clinical Myotherapist

Ballarat Sports & Exercise Rehabilitation Centre
​131 Albert  Street, Sebastapol 3356

Ph: 5332 0911
​​
Mob: 0430 571 050
tmurdoch@bserc.com.au

Tessa's goal is to support women through each of the female life stages; providing them with guidance, education and the exercise tools which will enable them to successfully navigate the many unique health challenges they will encounter.
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Manufacturing & Civil Services

Edith Paarhammer
Marketing Manager

Ph: 5368 1999
mail@paarhammer.com.au

53 Haddon Drive
Ballan 3342

Since 1990, Paarhammer windows and doors have been setting the benchmark in energy efficiency in Australia. Outstanding quality, security and design flexibility ensures architects, developers and home-owners achieve superior results and energy ratings.

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Dannielle James Director
​& BBW Board Member

Mob: 0437 240 813
dannielle@pipeprodrilling.com.au

Pipe Pro Directional Drilling offers a range of specialised services to provide clients with a drilling contractor that can complete the job from start to finish without the need to enlist additional sub-contractors.

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Jennifer Hudson
Finance Manager
Ph: 5339 1000
jhudson@brimarco.com.au

Brimarco designs, engineers and manufactures specialised, purpose built and production vehicles, trailers and vehicle bodies.

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Marketing & Communications

Sandy McKinnon
​Director
​& BBW Board Member

​Mob: 0407 508 239
sandy@inkdigital.com.au

Located in Ballarat, we are a digital printing company.

We specialise in marketing for the Real Estate Industry with a purpose built online portal and fully automated production facility.

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Pina Worsley
Owner

Ph: 4313 4233
pina@hstudios.com.au

102 Armstrong St Sth,
Ballarat Central

At Hstudios, we are creative, we are motivated and most importantly we are passionate in the way of marketing,branding and digital marketing getting you the results you need.

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Shahan Campbell
​Copywriter & Content Writer

​Mob: 0433 113 454
shahan@scienceofcopy.com.au

Your ideal customers are searching the online universe to find your organisation. They’re real people seeking real solutions to their problems. They’re comparing your company’s offerings to others on the market. Most importantly,

they’re deciding to engage your business or another.
Therefore, what you say and how you say it – is crucial.

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Real Estate & Property Services

Lauren Hodgson

Property Manager
Head of Department

Mob: 0458 331 577

22 Peel Street Nth, Ballarat

Specialising as an advisor for not only investors and new landlords, Lauren supports the property management team.

With over eight years’ experience in the Ballarat residential and commercial property market.

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Yvonne Jackson
CEO & Director
​Ph: 5320 9300
ballarat@barryplant.com.au

Real Estate Professionals

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Gaile Atkinson
Leasing Manager
​Licensed Estate Agent
​Ph: 5320 9300
ballarat@barryplant.com.au

Property Management Specialist

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Retail Businesses

Susan Begbie
​Director &
BBW Board Member
Ph: 5334 8101
Mob: 0408 571 101
susanbegbie@gmail.com

102 Mahers Road,
Warrenheip 3352
Monday - Friday 9am - 5ppm

or by appointment

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Deb Cronin
Sales Executive 
​The Carpet & Tile Gallery
​211 Armstrong Street, Ballarat
​Ph: 5332 3332
​Mob: 0400 776 222

The Carpet & Tile Gallery specialises in all types of floor coverings including carpets, vinyl planks, engineered timber, hybrid flooring and tiles. Measure and quoting available for domestic - new builds and renovations an also commercial

spaces. We provide professional customer service and quality installations.

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Leanne Stork
Ballarat Embroidery 
Team & Workwear
​​Mob: 0439 301 911
ballaratembroidery@bigpond.com.au

With over 25 years experience as a family operated business we pride ourselves on delivering spot on . . . on time . . . everytime.
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Sport, & Recreation

Belinda Glass
Chief Executive Officer
Ph: 5334 6273
info@ballaratturfclub.com.au


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Kesh Manton
Business Development Manager
​Ph: 8580 3000
​Mob: 0411 105 927
sales.ballaratstation@questapartments.com.au

Quest Ballarat Station offers a stunning new accommodation experience for business and leisure travellers to Ballarat.

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Elizabeth 
​Van Beek

​Executive Officer

​Ph: 5338 1877
​Mob: 0438 437 493
eo@ballaratshow.org.au

Ballarat Agricultural and Pastoral Society.

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