E News 30.6.16

Sent on: Thursday, 30 June 2016 at 1:32:39 PM

Pilbara Business Boot Camp, Wednesday 20th July

Only a month until this year's Pilbara Business Bootcamp!

Tickets are just $100 KDCCI members; $120 KDCCI non-members.

And for the first time a SPECIAL DISCOUNT for home-based businesses of just $80.

The Pilbara Business Bootcamp will be held at the Karratha Leisureplex on Wednesday 20th July 2016 and will provide expert knowledge; skills and advice from some of the country's leading entrepreneurs and business specialists to help turn obstacles into opportunities.

Workshop presenters have been carefully choses to help SMEs tackle the biggest challenges and issues they face in the day-to-day running of their business.

Our program of hands-on, how-to workshops will teach local businesses how to increase profitability, productivity and efficiency maximising potential for growth, development and success.

There will also be an opportunity for recruits to secure personal, one-on-one training in the Pilbara Business Bootcamp Consultation Cafe.

To close all workshop presenters will take the stage to participate in an inspirational panel discussion Start Small, dream big!  What it takes to achieve in business.

We look foward to welcoming you to the 2016 KDCCU Pilbara Business Bootcamp.

Click here to register

Boot Camp


2016 KDCCI Business Excellence Awards - Nominations open soon!

Take part in the Event that celebrates the business and community organisations that make our region strong!

Award Submissions are open to ALL City of Karratha based businesses, both KDCCI Members and Non-Members alike.

The Small Business Development Corporation has developed a free online workshop to help small businesses improve their chances of winning awards.

The Workshop online can be accessed at any time, where you can watch a video explaining how to write a successful award submission by stepping back and looking at your business with fresh eyes.

This online Workshop, delivered by an experienced business adviser, can help demystify the process of entering a business award program and set you on the right track to be a winner!

Contact Elisabeth Chieng from the Small Business Development Corporation for login details.

Phone:  6552 3229  or  Email:  awards@smallbusiness.wa.gov.au

The Business Centre Pilbara can provide assistance also.  Book a meeting for your "1 Hour BizFit "Pulse Check" - how is your business going?"  This will provide an insight into your business operations and how you can build this into your submission.

Contact The Business Centre Pilbara to arrange a meeting.  Phone:  9144 4668 

Click here for further information


The Business Centre Pilbara

The Business Centre Pilbara is seeking support from KDCCI Members in completing their Business Confidence Survey, to help them get an understanding of local small business needs.

Click here to do the Survey



The Funding Network Australia, Social Investment Experience

Innovative live - Crowdfunding experience to be hosted by Karratha City on the 25th August - Applications to pitch now open!

Following in the footsteps of exciting live events around the world, from New York to Perth, The Funding Network (TFN) is bringing together the Karratha Community for its inaugural 'social investment experience' at the Karratha Leisureplex on the 25th August.

Supported by the City of Karratha, Rio Tinto, Karratha & Districts Chamber of Commerce & Industry, the Foundation of Regional & Rural Renewal, and other partners to be announced shortly.

Click here to watch a short video about how these events work.

Click here for further information


Onyx Events presents Ladies Day & Roebourne Cup Day!

Onyx Events proudly present VIP Marqueee for Ladies Day & Roebourne Cup Day at this year's Roebourne Races!

Great way to enjoy the Races in style!

Packages include Entry to the Races & Onyx VIP Marquee; gourmet finger food; and live entertainment.

Click here to view Packages for both days


Mackerel Islands 

The Mackerel Islands are thrilled to present you with an island dining experience you'll never forget!

They are inviting you to experience Fervor Australia Pop-Up Dining and the Mackerel Islands uniting in this special location showcasing delectable foods from the Pilbara Region.

Two dates are avaialble - Friday 15th July or Saturday 16th July.

Be quick!  Seats are limited!

$399 per person including accommodation; dining; wines & beer accompanying dinner; buffet breakfast; and boat transfers!

Click here to view the flyer 


Save the Dates!


  • Wednesday 20th July - Pilbara Business Boot Camp.  Tickets on sale NOW!
  • Wednesday 10th August - Business Breakfast with Jonathan Pain.  Karratha Leisureplex Main Function Room.  Further details to follow.


KDCCI Advertised Advertising

Do you want to Advertise here?

Click here for Advertising Form

Contact Kim Davies with any queries:  events@kdcci.asn.au  

(Display order of adverts will be rotated weekly)


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