LBW are proud to once again be the only locally owned Geelong based firm to make an appearance in the Australian Financial Review​ Top 100 Accounting Firms.
We've gone back to back, being recognised again in 2018. A huge thank-you goes out to all of our team and clients for helping us with this achievement.

Tourism Greater Geelong and the Bellarine today hosted their Heroes Luncheon with special guest speaker - multiple Olympic gold medal winner and OAM recipient Dylan Alcott OAM.  Dylan was an incredibly engaging speaker on the project "Destination: Accessible", a subject very close to his heart. He highlighted that there are over 4.5 million people in Australia that have some form of disability - which is 1 in 5 people.

He was also generous enough to bring in one of his many Olympic gold medals which our HR Manager Maria and Principal Richard were both lucky enough to get to hold.

For more information head to the Tourism Greater Geelong and the Bellarine website or the Dylan Alcott Foundation website.

The Victorian Government has made some significant changes to the LSL (Long Service Leave) provisions that will become effective from 1 November 2018.  Payroll functions should ensure that all employee records and accruals are updated to reflect the revised provisions of the Act.

Here are some of the key changes: