Business Advice to Grow & Sustain Your Small Business

Through the support of the Australian Government, The Van Diemen Project delivers the Australian Small Business Advisory Service – a subsidised program where you can access advice, events, and resources to help small to medium businesses in our region scale and sustain for the future.

 No matter if you are business that is looking to grow, seeking advice to refine due to the changing times, support to focus what you do or anything else, we are here to help!

What Can I Get Access To?

The Australian Small Business Advisory Service gives relevant, actionable business advice and support to businesses all across Australia – and in Northern Tasmania, The Van Diemen Project is the provider of the service.

As long as your business employees less than 20 full time equivalent staff, it runs as a for profit entity and is based in the region, we can get you registered to access the full range of support offered. If you don’t fit these conditions, please click here to get in touch with us, as we might be able to help you out in other ways.

Through the Australian Small Business Advisory Support, you get access to one-on-one time with an expert in their field to help you work through opportunities for growth, improving your sustainability, overcoming challenges and much more to help you with your small business. You will also be able to join a range of interactive workshops and events that you can attend in person or online – at no additional charge.

What Advice Can You Give?
We’re here to help you however we can – so just ask and let’s see how we can offer the right advice and support for your business in Northern Tasmania, as well as pair you with the right advisor. Common areas of support recently have included;

  • Business Strategy, reviewing how your business is currently operating, working through new opportunities for growth, and generally helping you look at sustainable opportunities for your business.
  • Finance, working through building your understanding of financial practices, diversifying revenue streams, analysing cashflow and much more to make sure you stay on top of your money.
  • Marketing, checking over what you are currently doing to help you put your best foot forward to get the customers you want, and insights to help you take steps with confident into the future.
  • Human Resources, including employing staff for your small business, better processes within the business and much more to help you with the team that drives your business.
  • Digital Marketing, helping you maximise getting your name out through social media and other digital channels to reach your target customers and focus your message.
  • Websites & Selling Online, making sure that your digital shopfront is up-to-date, easy to use and helping customers engage with your business as you need.
  • Small Business Software that helps you run your business better from anywhere, and getting rid of the work that takes you away from doing what your customers love.

The simplest way to find out how we can help your business out is to get in touch, and we can talk more about how we can help your business.


Have questions, queries, comments? Want help solving a problem? The best way to get in touch with us is via this form. It goes to a shared inbox so you’ll have three people ready and raring to get back to you. 

The information we collect on this form simply gives us the best idea of how we can help you and what information we need to get you there. 

Of course, you can give us a call on 03 6349 1919, Monday to Friday 9 to 5. 


The Van Diemen Project Business Hub

53 Elizabeth Street,

Launceston TAS 7250

(03) 6349 1919