Business Hunter networking opportunities

our EVENTS 

We  offer a diverse range of events catering to a broad cross section of the region's business community. From monthly business breakfasts ideal for small and medium business owners to exclusive Hunter First CEO Connect events. See below our Upcoming Events for the range of event opportunities we provide to suit all business needs.

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READY FOR TAKE-OFF | What Code E upgrade means for the region

Wednesday, 26 May, 7:30am for 7:50am to 9am

Event proudly sponsored by Newcastle Airport

Join us for a celebratory post-Budget breakfast as we talk through what the recently announced upgrade to Newcastle Airport's runway means for the region. Hear from our expert panel, featuring Dr Peter Cock of Newcastle Airport, Leigh Bryant of Scorpion International Freight Services, Will Creedon of NSW Tourism Industry Council, and Tim Owen of Hunter Defence Task Force.

Date: 26 May 2021

Time: 7:30am for 7:50am to 9am

Venue: Marina Views Function Centre

Business Hunter Member Ticket: $39.00
LCC Member Ticket; $45.00
Non-Member Ticket: $49.00

Includes gourmet breakfast

Click here to secure your seat at this not to be missed event.

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Transformational Technologies for the Mining Industry

Wednesday, 2 June,  12pm for 12:30pm to 2pm

Proudly sponsored by Newcastle Institute for Energy and Resources (NIER)

Our growing global population and need for technology imposes extraordinary demands for minerals extracted from the earth. Almost everything today is either made from minerals or reliant on mineral production, including electric vehicles, whitegoods, laptops, healthcare and medicine.

The newly established Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Enabling Eco-Efficient Beneficiation of Minerals at the University of Newcastle will develop transformational technologies for a significant reduction in cost, environmental impact and lower energy and water usage to enable a competitive and environmentally sustainable future for Australia’s minerals.

Hear from Laureate Professor Kevin Galvin, Director of the Centre of Excellence, on the breakthrough technologies and innovations that are set to transform the mining industry, followed by an interactive Panel Session to delve deeper into local, state and national challenges and opportunities.

Date: 2 June 2021

Time: 12pm for 12:30pm to 2pm

Venue: Merewether Surfhouse

Business Hunter Member Ticket: $110.00
LCC Member Ticket; $135.00
Non-Member Ticket: $160.00

Includes two course lunch and beverages

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june BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT FORUM

Wednesday, 9 June, 7:30am for 7:50am to 9am

Event proudly sponsored by Barr Property & Planning

Join us on Wednesday June 9 as we sit down with three of our 2020 Hunter Business Awards’ winners for an open discussion around what it takes to be an award winning business. 

Date: 9 June 2021

Time: 7:30am for 7:50am to 9am

Venue: Noah's on the Beach, Newcastle

Business Hunter Member Ticket: $39.00
LCC Member Ticket; $45.00
Non-Member Ticket: $49.00

Includes gourmet breakfast

Tickets on sale soon. Series ticket holders please RSVP via direct email to info@businesshunter.com

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Mining Luncheon series

Friday, 25 June, 12pm for 12:30pm to 2pm

Event proudly sponsored by Orica

Guest Speaker: Port Waratah Coal Services’ Chairperson Stefanie Loader

A company director, geologist and former mining executive with experience in mining operations, mineral exploration and project development, Stefanie has worked in seven countries across four continents. She has held a range of management roles and non-executive directorships and was the Chair of the NSW Minerals Council from 2015 to 2017. In 2013 she was recognised as one of the Australian Financial Review’s 100 Women of Influence.

Date: 25 June 2021

Time: 12pm for 12:30pm to 2pm

Venue: The Extra, NEX, Newcastle West

Business Hunter Member Ticket: $110.00
LCC Member Ticket; $135.00
Non-Member Ticket: $160.00

Includes two-course lunch and beverages 

Click here to secure your seat at this not to be missed event.