The Foster Chamber of Commerce & Industry Inc. allows Chamber members to participate in a range activities and promotions, and have a say on issues that affect businesses in Foster.Members are encouraged to participate in Chamber meetings which bring up important issues that affect our businesses, the town and the community as a whole. The issues that are discussed are varied, ranging from:
- gaining facilities such as the Level 1 Visitor Information Centre in Foster,
- operating the Foster Community website to promote the town to the world, and re-designing the towns’ streetscape, a current project.The Chamber holds events such as Market Days and the Christmas street party. It also works with South Gippsland Shire Council to hold events such as business advice seminars with guest speakers providing a range of information on various topics to help us improve our individual businesses.Members also can use the Foster Chamber of Commerce & Industry gift voucher system which allows customers to buy a gift voucher which can be redeemed at any Chamber member business. Vouchers are popular as prizes with local sporting clubs and encourage recipients to shop locally.The Chamber is actively involved in promoting all that Foster has to offer and the great businesses within it. We are passionate to build our individual businesses and are interested in what any new members have to say, working together to ensure the success of our great town.