Posted: 24/05/2018

EOFY 2018 – Tax Savings on Machine Purchases


Small businesses with a turnover of less than $10 million would be aware of the instant write-off for assets under $20,000 purchased for business use. Eligible businesses can buy equipment related to their operations, and as long as each item is less than $20,000, they can claim an immediate tax deduction.

If you’re ready to upgrade from a manual packing process to a semi, or fully automatic process then perhaps this is now the right time. Please check our website for packaging options or contact us to discuss your operational needs,

Please seek independent tax advice for your business.

Posted: 08/02/2018

Community Support – Octopus for a Preemie

Venus Packaging is a proud supporter of Octopus for a Preemie. A Victorian organisation who hand make octopi for premature babies born in Victorian hospitals. The handmade crocheted octopus provides a soft comforter to the premature baby. The tentacles of the octopus are spiralled and have a similar feel to an umbilical cord. Everyone who works within this organisation are volunteers and most of them crocheters! They do a fantastic job for our community and we are proud to support them!

Posted: 01/02/2018

Filament & Strapping Tapes – What You Need to Know

Filament Tapes

Filament tape is used largely in transportation and warehousing. Made with fibreglass strands to add extra strength to your packaging efforts, filament tape is the ideal solution for businesses that wish to improve the quality of packaging for their products whist in transit.


Posted: 26/10/2017

Choosing the right Strapping & Strapping Machine for your business

Our strapping, strapping machines and strapping hand tools are among some of our most popular products. Key points to consider if you are introducing stap packaging to your business or upgrading to an automated strapping machine:


Posted: 09/08/2016

Look for us at Fine Food Australia Expo: Sept 12th – 15th 2016

This year we will be at Fine Food Australia at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre from 12th – 15th September.

This is a large expo aimed at the retail and food service sectors.

Posted: 12/03/2016

AIP Undertakes Corporate Training Program with Venus Packaging

The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) recently ran an in-house corporate training program for Venus Packaging which was held at Amora Riverwalk Hotel, Richmond, Melbourne.

Posted: 13/05/2015

Venus wraps on affordability

Technology around wrapping printed material continues to advance and Venus Packaging has brought affordability into the equation. Tim Venus, director at the company, says, “Commercial print businesses looking to keep more of their production in house can now look at an affordable machine for…

Posted: 14/04/2015

Venus aims to increase print profit

Venus Packaging says its range of products, which will be on display at PrintEX15 in May, can help make any printing business ‘more efficient and profitable’.

Wayne Shearer, marketing manager of Venus Packaging, says the company has been a ‘leader in heat sealers for many years’, and ‘no-one else’ in Australia has such a wide range of packaging supplies and machines for printers.