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There’s a vibrant community of Aussie small business, with dedicated craftsmanship in their products.

Australia boasts a vibrant community of small businesses, that show dedicated craftsmanship for the products they offer. Supporting Aussie small business not only contributes to the economy, but also helps to encourage creativity, innovation and local communities. Here are eight different ways you can support and show your love towards local Aussie business!

Use social media

Support local small businesses by engaging with their social media content—like, share and leave positive reviews. Each interaction boosts their visibility, attracting new customers and expanding their reach. Your clicks and comments aren’t just gestures of appreciation but vital contributions to their growth within the community.

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Shop local

When looking for products or services, consider exploring local shops, boutiques, and online stores based in your local community and across Australia! Whether it’s clothing, artwork, homeware, or specialty foods – choosing to buy from local businesses helps to boost the local economy and connects local communities.


Believe it or not, word-of-mouth remains a powerful tool. Share your experiences with people in your circle and let them know the small business you’re supporting is Aussie! Tag the businesses in your posts or leave positive reviews to increase their visibility.

Attend markets and events

Check out local markets, fairs, and community events where small business owners showcase their talents. These gatherings are not only opportunities to find unique goods, but also chances to interact directly with the owners of the small business and learn about their craft.

Keep an eye out for the “Australian Made” logo

Support Aussie small businesses including farmers and fishermen, by keeping an eye-out for the “Australian Made” logo. Discover more about buying Australian Made produce and what it means here!

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Collaborate and parter

If you’re a blogger, influencer, or have a platform, consider collaborating with local businesses through sponsored posts, partnerships, or joint events. These collaborations can benefit both parties and introduce new audiences, by introducing each brand’s clients to one another.

Back crowdfunding campaigns

Many small businesses and entrepreneurs launch crowdfunding campaigns to kickstart their projects. Keep an eye out for these initiatives and consider contributing or sharing them with your network to help bring innovative ideas to life.

Feedback and encouragement

Your feedback matters! Engage with small businesses by providing constructive feedback, testimonials, or encouragement. Your input can help them refine what they sell and how they organise their business – encouraging growth and improvement.

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In a world where local businesses face various challenges, every ounce of support counts. By choosing to support Aussie small business, you not only contribute to the economy but also play a vital role in preserving the diversity and creativity that enriches our communities.

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