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The 2009 Business Consultation Program was a series of one-on-one discussions with Melbourne-based business leaders. Read the report.

Melbourne Retail and Hospitality Strategy 2013-2017

This new strategy brings together the two sectors for the first time and details our strategic approach to positioning Melbourne as a global destination of choice.

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The Melbourne Hospitality Strategy is a framework for the City of Melbourne to partner with and support the city's hospitality sector.



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Fishermans Bend in Port Melbourne is a dynamic and growing precinct suitable for manufacturing, research and development and the service-sector.

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Event guide

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This comprehensive, user-friendly guide assists event organisers with preparing event plans so they are aware of what is required when applying for an event permit.

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Value of tourism

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Tourism is a major contributor to Melbourne’s economy, and to national and international recognition of Melbourne as a great place to visit, live, work, invest, study and stage events.

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