Learn more about Victoria’s $91 billion startup sector.
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Connect with a wide range of LaunchVic programs fuelling the startup state.
Discover grant opportunities to grow startup activity in Victoria.
LaunchVic’s investments are set to unlock up to $280 million for the Victorian early-stage capital market by 2024. Learn more about our work growing Victoria’s investor community.
While 25% of Victoria’s population resides in the regions, LaunchVic’s 2020 ecosystem mapping showed only 3% were based in regional Victoria.
To help more regional innovators to start up, LaunchVic funds a range of initiatives across Victoria including community meetups, founder education and pre-accelerator programs.
GetUp StartUp Mildura
Great South Coast Startup Ecosystem
Startup Central Victoria
Runway Geelong & Ballarat
Many LaunchVic-funded programs are now delivering online programming, making them more accessible to founders based in the regions.
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Shaking up the way we farm
22 Nov 2021
Farmer turned founder
28 Oct 2022
Regional startup funding to promote entrepreneurship across Victoria