Welcoming Business

Are you a New Business to Knox? We would love to profile you here and to share your story with visitors of Knox Business Direct! From time to time we may also profile a business in one of our printed publications.

All you need to do is send us a short bio on your Company, some images of your business - these can be of your premises, signage, logo's or products.

Most of all, tell us why you have started your business in or moved your business to Knox.

Email us: eco.dev@knox.vic.gov.au


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The Hatter and the Hare

CAFE IS EVERYONE'S CUP OF TEA   BAYSWATER'S newest eatery is so popular the owners have negotiated more parking for customers and have put on more staff. The Hatter and the Hare is the realisation of a dream for owners - sisters Becky and Con...

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Beach Hut Brewery

One does not automatically associate yoga with beer, but at Beach Hut Brewery they go hand in hand. Master beer brewer, Shane Ward and Nicole Torkar who brews cider, are co-owners of the business that is growing so quickly they have moved into larg...

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Chippys

Chippy's Outdoor

Knox is the winner in attracting Chippy's Outdoor to Rowville. Moving from Ringwood where it was located for 35 years, the family owned business invested $400,000 over a ten-month period renovating its new showroom and display area on the corner of...

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Crystal Palace Lighting

Crystal Palace Lighting

Tony Harrison has opened a showroom and office in Scoresby Road, Bayswater for his lighting company, Crystal Palace Lighting, which services the commercial, architectural and residential markets. With 30 years’ experience in the lighting business, ...

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Health More

Established in 2014, Health More promotes and supplies Australian and New Zealand consumer products to the Chinese market primarily in the food and health and wellness markets. With 34 staff, Health More has moved to Caribbean Park consolidating mu...

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One Chat

When fully operational, One Chat is likely to be a large employer in Knox with its new 2,000 sqm office in Caribbean Park's new Tower complex able to support up to 250 people. An old-fashioned call centre it isn't; the services One Chat offers will...

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Pack King

Following the sale of his business King Materials Handling, Ron Mileham was faced with two choices: retire or start another business. Even though Ron is 72, a new company, Pack King, was born. "We specialise in the distribution of innovative commer...

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Tentworld

A family-owned business since 1968, Tentworld has opened its first Victorian store in Ferntree Gully. Over the past 44 years the business has grown and changed significantly. It now has a busy online store, nine retail outlets and more than 50 staf...

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Gecko Sports Knox

Gecko Sports is Australia's leading sport and fitness program for children. The first centre was opened in 2007 and programs are now run at more than 100 locations across Australia. Andrew Blackwood has recently purchased the Knox franchise and is ...

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Repco logo to shine in Knox

GPC Repco's Group Support Office is relocating to a new purpose-built office within Stamford Business Park, Rowville. Bringing with it a rich history of close to 95 years, GPC Repco is Australasia's leading provider of automotive aftermarket parts ...

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Aussie Outdoor Blinds

Aussie Outdoor Blinds

With the majority of its blind manufacturing installations in and around the Knox area, Dale Petri decided to move his business from Box Hill to Knoxfield. Aussie Outdoor Blinds is a successful franchise with 14 blind manufacturers throughout Austr...

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Merck Millipore

Merck Millipore

In late 2014, Merck Millipore's Australian head office moved from Kilsyth to Bayswater. The life sciences company is a division of Merck KGaA, a German pharmaceutical and chemical giant with a history that began in 1668. It operates in 64 countries a...

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Savcor Products

Savcor Products

Savcor Products Australia is one of the nation's leading distributors of brand-name corrosion products. Australian owned and operated, the company supplies various industrial sectors and is one of the largest cathodic protection materials suppliers i...

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Wilson's Storage

Wilson's Storage

This impressive new facility in Rowville has more than 4500 sqm of storage space in various sizes that caters for tradespeople, businesses or individuals who need storage and the ability to access it 24/7. It has state-of-the-art CCTV and intercom ...

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Wellington Family Chiropractic

Wellington Family Chiropractic

Dr Frank Whelan has recently opened Wellington Family Chiropractic in Rowville, a Wellness practice where their purpose is to help you and your family live longer healthier lives. Wellington Family Chiropractic provides natural and effective chiropra...

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