The population of the Yass Valley local government area is 16,142 (2016 Census).
So if everyone in the Yass area spent $10 per week in our local shops and businesses (instead of online or at the shopping malls) it would mean an extra $8.39 million a year going into our local economy. That's pretty incredible.
Makes you think, doesn't it?
It's very important for us to shop local - it's better for all of us.
And if you are a business owner or manager, please get involved with your local business chamber.
We are looking for ways to help business in our region.
We are also looking for your feedback; please visit our website for details.
Here are just a few examples of how we are helping to promote business in the region:
But we are not going to stop here and we want you to help guide us on our journey, please get involved.
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