LeadWest is the regional organisation for Melbourne's west. LeadWest is focused on advocacy for the region. We are a nonpartisan and not-for-profit, membership-based organisation.
Our objective is to foster and undertake actions that will support sustainable growth and development of the region. To this end, LeadWest aims to build on the existing social, economic and environmental capacity of the region and to plan and create a sustainable future for the well being of the communities of the region.
LeadWest understands the factors that contribute to a strong regional economy and works to generate improvements in five key determinants of long-term regional economic development:
Human capital, particularly education and skills
Sustainable communities (economically, environmentally and socially)
Access to international, national and regional markets
Comparative advantage and business competitiveness
Effective cross-sectoral and intergovernmental partnerships (including through place-based approaches) and integrated regional planning
Victoria University (VU) is well known for preparing our students not just for a career, but for life.
Through our strong industry connections and leadership in sport education , we provide opportunities for every individual to achieve success on their own terms.
As one of only a few Australian universities to offer both vocational training (TAFE) and higher education with direct pathways between the two, our range of courses includes apprenticeships, certificates, diplomas, degrees and postgraduate programs.
There are more than 45,000 students from around the world studying at one of our ten campuses in Melbourne's west and the CBD – as well as an international campus in Sydney.
In 2016, we will be celebrating a Centenary of opportunity. significant milestone marks 100 years of delivering high quality, accessible education in the west of Melbourne.
No matter where you are in life, we believe that victory is yours for the making.
Dorevitch Pathology is a leading provider of pathology and medical diagnostic services to doctors, specialists and hospitals throughout Victoria, as well as commercial and Government organisations in Australia and internationally.Our mission is to deliver better insights into the health of more Australians and is inextricably linked to our foundations and heritage borne through medical and scientific leadership.Our team consisting of over 2200 specialist pathologists, PhDs, scientists, phlebotomists, couriers and support personnel sees their role as partnering with our referring doctors to better each patient’s care:
Each treating doctor’s needs come first.
An unquestioned commitment to quality.
Improving each patient’s care is our ultimate goal.
Whilst head-quartered in Heidelberg Melbourne, Dorevitch Pathology has over 450 Collection Centres and a network of 31 laboratories spread throughout these regions.
BankVic is a ‘mutual’ or customer-owned bank, owned by it’s members. We invest in products and services to benefit our members rather than paying dividends to external shareholders.
We are here to provide financial solutions for people working in police, health, emergency and public services along with their families and friends. Providing a very real alternative for all your personal banking needs.
Our brand name ‘BankVic’ was chosen because of it’s relevance to members in police, health, emergency and public services who all provide important services to people across the state.
Maxxia is a leading provider of workplace benefits in Australia and part of the McMillan Shakespeare Group.
At Maxxia, we're all about real benefits and genuine savings. And we take our responsibilities seriously. You can be assured that we handle our clients' money accurately, ethically and efficiently - every time.
Continuous improvement is very important to us: we're constantly upgrading our systems, and our team's experience in taxation, compliance, legal and marketing is of the highest standard. Best of all, we offer the capability of a mature, secure Australian-owned company coupled with friendly, personalised and down-to-earth customer service.Our clients include Federal and State Governments, major health groups, inclduing Western Health, charitable organisations and private corporations.