Mentoring is free to all ARBA members.

If you wish to use the business mentoring service please contact the ARBA Business Development Officer on 03 5355 0218 or email

We will then put you in contact with the appropriately skilled mentor. All enquiries and mentoring sessions will be kept strictly confidential.

Apprenticeships          Basic Business Principles       Basic Finance

Bookkeeping               Business Nurturing               Business Retail

Business Setup           Customer Relations              Graphic Design

Marketing Ideas          Merchandising                     Office Management

Professional Coaching  Sales and Quotes                 Social Media

Traineeships              Therapeutic Services            Work/Life Balance    etc.

Current List of Mentors:

(This list is not exhaustive, as there are additional members who are available through the BDO and whose skills will be matched to the assistance sought)

Glenys Andrew           Rob Bates                Billy Cairns

Fiona Cochrane          Gavin Faravoni         Craig Lennie

Geoffrey Lord            Geoff Penna            Max Perovich

Cathy Rodriguez        Linda Spencer          Steve Turner

Chris Waack

If you wish to be considered by the Committee for the Mentoring Panel, please submit your name and your areas of expertise to the ARBA Business Development Officer on 03 5335 0218 or