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Workspace Australia Networking Drinks

Workspace Australia 1 Halford Street, Castlemaine, Vic, Australia

Meet the BMA Committee and hear the latest news impacting our local business community at Workspace Australia Networking event. An opportunity to socialise with other businesses at the Halford Street business hub over drinks and nibbles. RSVP

Main Streets of Australia Week | 16 – 22 May

Even before COVID, many main streets were struggling and, in some cases, dying, for reasons beyond their control; the introduction of internet shopping and development of shopping centres both came as a huge blow. With more than 2 million small businesses in Australia, and many of these on our main streets, they do an enormous […]

Annual General Meeting – 20/21

St Florians Templeton Street, Castlemaine

Thanks to last year’s COVID disruptions and lockdowns, we did not host a 2020-2021 Annual General Meeting. We’re making good on this oversight by having a very routine, run of the mill AGM on Tuesday, 28th June where we will accept the financial report for the 2020-2021 year. It is the intention of the current […]

Mainstreet Australia Castlemaine Conference

Phee Broadway Castlemaine Mechanics Lane, Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia

Mainstreet Australia Conference 2022 is being held at Castlemaine’s Phee Broadway Theatre on Aug 4, bringing together organisations and individuals committed to the success and survival of main streets and town centres, for education, inspiration & connection. 2022’s theme is ‘From Adversity to Opportunity’, highlighting that, even after such a challenging time as COVID, we […]

$399 – $499

Social Networking

BMA is hosting a celebratory night to mark the achievements of the association and roll out it's future vision by hosting the 2022 AGM. We'll have networking drinks and canapes, plus guest speakers to discuss how businesses are addressing mental health and wellbeing in the workplace. When | Thursday 18 Aug 2022, 5.30 - 8pm Where | […]

Social Event at Red Hill Hotel, Chewton

Red Hill Hotel 163 Main Road, Chewton, Victoria, Australia

BMA invites members, supporters and other local businesses to join us in a social get together at The Red Hill. Free event | Drinks at bar prices | 6pm, Monday 29 May The Red Hill Hotel | 163 Main Street | Chewton Thanks so much to the Red Hill crew for hosting a wonderful evening at our […]

Networking at Old Castlemaine Gaol

We know that tourism attracts visitors to our region who spend money and contribute to our economic growth and the well-being of our business community. Data shows total tourism expenditure in Victoria was $35.0billion in the year ending March 2023, an increase of 113% compared to the year ending March 2022. A new attraction for […]

Mount Alexander Business Awards 2023

Theatre Royal 30 Hargreaves Street, Castlemaine, VIC, Australia

The Mount Alexander Business Awards recognises and celebrates the outstanding achievements of businesses whose passion and commitment make our shire such a unique place to live, work and visit. Entering these awards provides you with an opportunity to step away from the day to day and look at your business strategically, reflect on your hard […]

VGR Train to Maldon Evening

BMA Social Networking: Friday 24th November. Departing Castlemaine Railway Station at 5.30pm; returning by 9pm Join us on board the Victorian Goldfields Railway heritage train as we make our way through the picturesque bush and bucolic farmlands. In Maldon we’ll bus you over to visit the new Maldon Getaways destination centre, then another short trip […]


After Work Drinks at Workspace

Workspace Australia 1 Halford Street, Castlemaine, Vic, Australia

Castlemaine Fringe and Business Mount Alexander invite you to After Work drinks to celebrate the season and meet the neighbours! Join us at 1 Halford Street - downstairs in the ground floor reception area - for drinks and nibbles, with music from our good friends at MainFM. For enquiries please email Azzy at or […]


BMA Committee Meeting

Castlemaine Senior Citizens Centre Mechanics Lane, Castlemaine

The next BMA meeting is scheduled for Tuesday 13th February, 5.30pm at the Castlemaine Senior Citizens. Council's Manager for Economy and Culture will be in attendance to provide an update on the Economic Development Strategy, whilst representatives from the Castlemaine Institute will give a briefing on the Wellbeing Economy project also underway. All welcome to […]

Social Networking at Boomtown

Boomtown The Mill, 9 Walker Street, Castlemaine, Victoria

What a great night at Business Mount Alexander's first social drinks event for 2024 at Boomtown Winery, located at The Mill, Castlemaine. Our speakers - Sharmi Cantwell from Partners in Wellbeing & Derrin Johnson, Business Advisor from AI Group will be following up with a workshop on 20 May. See the full range of photos […]