Local business owners and operators are encouraged to take advantage of the range of free webinars, online workshops and virtual support currently being offered by key peak regional development bodies.

Business NSW, Central West Business HQ (BizHQ), Central West Regional Development Australia (CWRDA) and Central NSW Joint Organisation (CNSWJO) are working together to ensure businesses in the Parkes region are well supported and advocated for, as the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve.

Parkes Shire Mayor, Cr Ken Keith OAM said, "while we are restricted by the measures imposed by the Federal and State Governments, it's important we continue to stay connected in order to learn, share ideas, and find innovative ways to continue service delivery."

Local businesses can tap into a range of resources developed by leading economic development organisations and entities;