Benalla Business Network

About Us

Benalla Business Network About us

The Benalla Business Network promotes, supports and brings businesses in the district of Benalla together through leadership, advocacy, networking opportunities.

The main focusses for 2021-2021 is COVIDSafe and business recovery. The Benalla Business Network has put in place "Discover Benalla" this website and social media is aimed at the consumer sector, it is inviting people from everywhere to "Discover Benalla" its businesses and the wider Benalla offering.

COVIDSafe is an initiative to ensure that all businesses are COVIDSafe compliant, this is an essential part of how businesses must operate in this Covid-19 landscape. There will be more to come in this area.

The Benalla Business Network acts as a conduit between local business and council and updates its members through the newsletter.

We have a progressive business membership package with support options available to get the most out of your listing on this website.

Please contact us by email

2024 AGM

The Benalla Business Network will be holding the 2024 AGM Wenesday 26th June 2024


The Benalla Business Network AGM will be held at the:

- The Sir Edward ‘Weary’ Dunlop Learning Centre (Benalla Library)

- The Pat Claridge room

- Time 6pm - 7pm 

If you wish to nominate for the committe please download the attached form.


Nominations close 5pm Wednesday 19th June 2024

Please return nomination forms to the GMCU Benalla.



Benalla Business Dollars

What are Benalla Dollars?

Benalla Dollars are gift vouchers that can be used in a fantastic range of participating businesses throughout the Benalla community.

Find a business

Giving a gift of Benalla Dollars allows you peace of mind knowing that the recipient can choose what they’d like, while also supporting the local economy – this makes them a great option not only for family, but for businesses as gifts for staff and colleagues!

They work just like a gift voucher and can be redeemed at any participating Benalla & district business. This includes service and trades as well as retail.

How do I purchase them?

Vouchers can be purchased in person at Goulburn Murray Credit Union 30 Bridge St Benalla.

Benalla Dollars are valid for three years from the purchase date, making them perfect for when you aren’t sure what to give.


As a Business how to I sign up to Participate?

I am a business- how do I sign up with Benalla Dollars?

Simply download the attached form and scan, email back to Benalla Business Network (email address is in the form) or drop in to GMCU 30 Bridge St East Benalla.

Why accept Benalla Business Dollars?

Why not?  They are:

Ø  Free to redeem – that means for a $100 voucher – you get $100

Ø  Easy to redeem – fill out the form (found on the website at )& mail to PO Box 760 Benalla or drop into GMCU at 30 Bridge St

Ø  Funds into your account within 5 business days (usually much quicker than that) – options include cheque or direct deposit.

Ø  You are supporting the Benalla Rural City business community to grow and prosper

Ø  The more businesses and types of businesses supporting the scheme the more choice we are giving the consumer and the more likely they will buy the vouchers.

Ø  We can’t guarantee that a voucher will be redeemed with you if you participate, but we can guarantee that you won’t get any if your name is not on the list!

Ø  A marketing campaign will support this venture and we want to include your business!

Ø  Our aim to is have $20,000 worth of vouchers circulating the BRCC in the next 12 months – don’t miss out on your share act today.


As a Business what do I do?

I am a business- what do I do if I have a customer with Benalla Dollars?

If a customer purchases product with the Benalla Business Dollars, you can claim the funds from Benalla Business Network by filling in a claim form, simply download the form You can either post the form to BBN at PO Box 790 Benalla or bring the vouchers and the claim form into Goulburn Murray Credit Union.

Funds will be transferred direct to your business account within 48 business hours, of the redemption form being processed.