A word from newly elected VCCC Vice President

Greetings to my fellow VCCC members and the Croatian Community at large. Once again I would like to thank the committee on my appointment as one of the Vice Presidents of the Victorian chamber of Commerce, a role I look forward to and one to which I will dedicate myself to. The Croatian community has […]

Welcome address by newly elected VCCC President

Dear Members, On the 12th December 2016 the Victorian Croatian Chamber of Commerce (VCCC) had its Annual General Meeting (AGM) where elections were held for the purpose of electing a new executive leadership team (ELT) & committee. As part of the VCCC constitution the existing ELT had served its two (2) year tenure and could […]

Meeting G2.2 – Croatians United in Business

Zagreb, 10. – 12. October,  emigration-economy forum titled Meeting G2.2 The G2.2 meeting is aimed at the revitalization of the economy – gathering in one place successful entrepreneurs, business people from abroad of Croatian descent and entrepreneurs or project starters from the homeland. Successful representatives of second-generation emigrants (G2) will be presented with opportunities for […]

One Day to Conquer Cancer

One Walk. One Ride. ALL Cancers. One Day can change your world. Today, 351 Australians will be diagnosed with cancer, and their day, and their world, will never be the same. On the 22nd of October, 2016 Vera Paleka as a member of ACCS team will give one day to show she stands with those […]

From Field to Table – doing business with Belje d.o.o.

Importing is not just for those alone footloose adventurer types who survive by their wits and the skin of their teeth. It’s big business these days and maybe it’s time for you to swim the trade channel. Since 2005, Belje d.o.o. have been a part of the Agrokor Group, the biggest food producer in East […]

GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATIONS SEMINAR

The Benefits of a System of Geographical Indications (GIs) for Agricultural Products   Date & Time: Tuesday 13 September 2016, 8:15am – 11am Venue: Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, Hospitality Suite 2, enter via show floor     The delegation of the European Union to Australia would like to invite you to a seminar on how Australian […]

Event “Everything you needed to know about borrowing money”

The VCCC held its latest event on Wednesday 22nd June 2016 at the Pumphouse Hotel where Tony Vujic our gracious Croatian host and owner/publican provided a beautifully presented room to conduct that nights event.’   The evening was well attended with a good smattering of new faces, all eager to hear what the guest speakers had […]

Australian Croatian Chambers are united…

VCCC Committee Board Members Slavko Peraic and Steven Antunovic met with the representatives from other Australian Croatian chambers in Sydney on 9th and 10th June 2016. It turned out to be a productive meeting with significant plans for Croatian community in Australian and overseas. Read more at the article published on Hrvatski Vjesnik: Chambers Meeting Sydney […]

LETTER FROM THE VCCC

Dear friends and colleagues, The Victorian Croatian Chamber of Commerce (VCCC) approaches the first anniversary since it first opened its doors to members. The following is an insight into our progress and attempts to give our members an advantage, whether their intention is to grow their business or advance their professional prospects. During the past […]

LJUBIČICA – WILD VIOLET

The Melbourne Cabaret Fringe Festival and The Butterfly Club presents: Ljubičica – Wild Violet is a heartwarming story of the hope, love and legacy of a Croatian wild flower, starring Josipa Draisma  21 – 26 June 2016 at 8.30pm  The Butterfly Club, 5 Carson Place (off Lt Collins St) In this exuberant cabaret, Josipa Draisma shares the deeply personal, but universal […]