Create an Ecommerce Website with Shopify

26 Feb 2020 9:30am

This workshop is being run as part of the ASBAS Digital Solutions Program.

Setting up an online store with Shopify will save you the time, money, and stress of building an e-commerce website from scratch. Shopify is a simple, user-friendly service for beginners. This workshop will start you off with how to set up an account and choose a template that best suits your business.

You will also learn how to add your products, customise your store, set up a domain, and activate your payment processor. Everything you need to know to enable you to confidently press that “Launch Website” button!

Attend this workshop to create a simple, easy-to-maintain online store with Shopify.

When: Wednesday 26 February 2020, 9.30am - 12.30 pm 

Where:  BizHub at Realm, Ringwood Town Square, 179 Maroondah Highway, Ringwood.  How to get to BizHub at Realm. 

Cost: Join the ASBAS Digital Solutions Program and book in for the  for a once-off fee of $55.

Bookings: Register for the workshop.

More information about the ASBAS Digital Solutions Program

The Australian Small Business Advisory Services (ASBAS) program provides low-cost, high-quality digital advisory services to small businesses across Victoria

The program is being delivered in Maroondah by Melbourne Innovation Centre in partnership with Maroondah City Council.

What is included in the program?

The program supports your online business needs by offering the following:

1. Group workshops

Workshops are often the entry point into the program for small businesses. For a one-off fee, you can attend workshops in Melbourne’s East.This program is a collaboration with Knox, Manningham, Monash, Whitehorse and Yarra Ranges.

Participating in the intensive group workshops will provide the foundational knowledge you need to get the most out of your mentoring appointment.

2. Tailored mentoring

Mentoring is delivered one-on-one (2 hours per ABN) and will provide your small business with a Digital Needs Assessment and a Digital Engagement Plan. The mentoring appointment can be self-directed, so if you have questions or are seeking personal guidance with your online activities, this is your opportunity!

3. ASBAS Digital Solutions Portal

The online ASBAS Digital Solutions portal offers step-by-step learning to bridge the gaps in your business. These easy-to-follow lectures can be completed at your own pace, in your own time. The modules provide all the information you need to digitise your business.

4. Interactive webinars

Webinars will be added to the online Digital Solutions portal, providing additional opportunities for you to learn from experts.

How much does the program cost?

The ASBAS Digital Solutions program requires a single $55 payment, which grants you full access to all of the above outlined components of the program.

Are you eligible?

To access the program services, you must be operating for-profit and have 19 or less Full-Time Equivalent employees. Sole traders can also access services.

How do you sign up?

Simply visit the ASBAS website and select your region as Victoria. You can then read more about the program and sign up by clicking the blue “Sign up” button.

Sign up here  

Once you’ve signed up and paid $55, you will receive a welcome email asking you to confirm your registration. Follow the prompts to confirm your email and password, and you will then have full access to the ASBAS Digital Solutions portal.

You will be able to access the online learning modules, as well as view and book upcoming workshops in Victoria, and book your mentoring appointment.

Get help about the ASBAS Digital Solutions Program

Please contact Melbourne Innovation Centre on (03) 9490 1402 or for more program information or assistance with registration.


Please contact BizHub if you would like assistance on 9298 4679.  

Privacy: The details provided by attendees will only be used by Maroondah City Council to complete registrations and to distribute information about future Council programs and events.
Photography: At all events, photos may be taken for future promotional purposes. If you do not want your photo published or to appear on our website or social media channels, please call the BizHub team on 9298 4679.
Program: Council makes every effort to ensure that the details of this program are accurate at the time of printing. Changes to the program may occur.

Ringwood Town Square
179 Maroondah Highway
Ringwood VIC 3134