Economic Development Unit : Moorabool Shire Council


Lateral Plains and the Centre for eCommerce and Communications have worked for a significant period of time in the field of regional and rural ICT and have played significant roles in projects, initiatives and strategies across the region.


Lateral Plains Pty Ltd

Lateral Plains Pty Ltd has a unique blend of skills in the regional and rural ICT sector. Based in the University of Ballarat's Technology Park, the company and its personnel have played leading strategic roles both in technical and strategic IT development in the region. The company also specialises in the small business sector, tailoring its online products and services particularly to that market.

Key Person:

George Fong
Phone: 03 5335 2243


Centre for eCommerce and Communication

The Centre for eCommerce and Communications (CeCC) operates as a business unit of the School of Business at the University of Ballarat. Through research, knowledge transfer and commercial activities CeCC promotes innovation through the application of new technologies. CeCC actively pursues partnerships with industries, organisations, enterprises and communities with the aim of contributing to and enhancing technology application and knowledge transfer.

Key Person:

Helen Thompson
Phone: 03 5327 9418