Welcome to StartUp Central Victoria

Are you in the Central Victoria Region and looking to Startup or Scaleup a business? 

Aspiring and emerging entrepreneurs are invited to participate in this exciting series of FREE events and programs where you will be connected with and supported by developers, designers, established entrepreneurs and industry leaders.


Aspiring and emerging entrepreneurs from the Loddon, Campaspe, City of Greater Bendigo, Mount Alexander, Central Goldfields and Macedon Ranges Local Government Areas are eligible to participate in a suite of free opportunities to grow their business ideas.

The Startup Central Victoria project is funded by Regional Development Victoria, led by the City of Greater Bendigo and resourced by La Trobe University’s Innovation & Entrepreneurship team and partners. Additional activities will be supported by industry and community leaders.  

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Events and programs

Got a great idea for a new business or interested in seeing how a complete, new business can be built in just a weekend?