Ballarat Tech

A place for Ballarat Entrepreneurs, Innovators, Startups and Tech companies to collaborate and communicate.

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We want Ballarat to be a technology and innovation hub!

Below are some of the way you can get involved in the Ballarat Tech scene. If you know of more ways feel free to send them to to have them included.

Innovation Precinct

Visit the newly built Innovation Precinct on Albert Street in Ballarat Central. If you’re an entrepreneur, innovator or startup based in or near Ballarat you should make the time to come visit this new hive of activity right on your doorstep!

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If you live in or near Ballarat and are interested in the tech space then you should join the Tech Ballarat slack group.

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Meetup Group

Ballarat Silicon Beach (BRATSB) is an informal group for anyone interested in founding or working in startups, dev/design in web/mobile tech, IoT, freelancing, investing or working with people in that space. We are a diverse bunch covering all ages, backgrounds. We are part of the Australia-wide Silicon Beach Network of connected communities and proudly sponsored by the largest Silicon Beach Community in Australia, Melbourne Silicon Beach.

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