About the Gawler Business Development Group

If you are an eligible business (commercial ratepayer in the Gawler, Evanston or Willaston area) you can have your business added to the GBDG business directory for FREE. If your business is a mobile service or home-based business, you can join the GBDG for an annual fee, giving you access to all GBDG member services, including the addition of your business to the directory.

Membership Benefits

Our main focus is to promote the business of our members beyond the ability of any individual and to provide education to business owners and managers to assist with the development of viable businesses. To facilitate this the Gawler Business Development Group provides various marketing and development opportunities via:

  1. The Gawler Business Directory gawler.org.au, where 500+ businesses contact details are listed and promoted
  2. Digital media – facebook, twitter and LinkedIn and newsletter database
  3. Shop local promotions –Developing and managing events that draw traffic to the region including:

Gawler Big Sale Event

Markets and Sidewalk Sales

Gawler Music Month

SA Business Conference

  1. Networking opportunities
  2. Workshops, forums and business development events covering topics such as:

Profit Improvement

Start Your Own Business

Tax Essentials


Facebook for Business

Selling Skills

Build Your Own Website

Staff Development

Record Keeping

Intellectual Property

Employer Essentials

Cyber Security

Visual Merchandising


And many more

GBDG can also develop training programs for your team that are specifically tailored to suit your business. (e.g customer service, sales, working effectively in a team, effective delegation etc)

  1. The GBDG is also a registered Business Enterprise Centre (BEC) with BEC Australia and can offer free business advice in all aspects of business.

Are you missing out on superb member benefits?

If you operate from a rate paying Commercial Premise in the Town of Gawler you’re automatically a GBDG member.

If you operate in another region, are home based or mobile, you can still become a member at affordable rates.
















Contact us to find out how you can become a member.

Gawler Business Development Group Inc Rules of the Association

You can download or view the constitution of the Gawler Business Development Group Rules of the Association by clicking on the link below.

View the Rules of the Association

Gawler Business Development Group Inc. meets monthly on the 3rd Tuesday of the month. For further details please contact [email protected]

Not-for-profit clause
‘The assets and income of the organisation shall be applied solely in furtherance of its objects and no portion shall be distributed directly or indirectly to the members of the organisation except as bona fide compensation for services rendered or expenses incurred on behalf of the organisation.’

Dissolution clause
‘In the event of the organisation being dissolved, the amount that remains after such dissolution and the satisfaction of all debts and liabilities shall be transferred to another organisation with similar purposes which is not carried on for the profit or gain of its individual members.’