Family Movie Night

Our very own Outdoor Movie Night! Members! Support your local community at this wonderful outdoor family event. We’re extremely excited to share this intiative “Family Movie Night” as part of our push to give to back to our community, not only for business but the whole community. We are hoping

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Reopening roadmap for industry and businesses: Stage One

A guide to understanding your obligations for reopening safely at stage one – the 70% double vaccination target. Get ready for #backtobusiness Day. The NSW government’s three-stage roadmap to reopening the state includes the following: stage one at the 70% double vaccination rate stage two at the 80% double vaccination rate stage

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CHRISTMAS CHEERS TO EVERYONE!

Who would have thought that year 2020 will be a very interesting year for all of us? Many of us have welcomed this year having a vision of being a perfect year that has a huge promise of positivity. Nonetheless, 2020 surprised us with a lot of unexpected turn of

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SMALL BUSINESS GRANTS FOR COVID-19 RELIEF

You may have heard mention of a $10,000 grant available for small businesses suffering under COVID 19 restrictions.  The attached press release was distributed by the NSW Government (3/04/2020) which outlines criteria and eligibility:- To be eligible, businesses will need to:   Have between 1-19 employees and a turnover of more

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BUY LOCAL BUY CHAMBER

Buy Local. Buy Chamber. Put your money where you heart is! We are encouraging locals to shop where where their heart is! Customers spend $20 or more purchasing your products or services and go in the draw to win: 1st Prize $1,000 // 2nd Prize $500 // 3rd Prize $300 DOWNLOAD JPG: Buy Local. Buy

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NICC 2017 BCA FINALISTS

Happy to announce that the NICC are Finalists in the 2017 IMB Bank Illawarra Business Chamber Awards. Special thanks to all the amazing Members of the NICC and to our voluntary Executive Committee. Over the next few days, we will be sharing details of the NICC Member businesses who have

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2017 AUSTRALIA DAY AWARDS

Yesterday evening the NICC had the pleasure of attending the 2017 City of Wollongong Australia Day Awards. The NICC was recognised for our various efforts & endeavours for small business. Congratulations to all the winners on the evening. Thanks for having us City of Wollongong.

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REOPENING OF BALD HILL RESERVE

NICC attended the reopening of Bald Hill reserve yesterday – thanks to City of Wollongong. Thank you to Lord Mayor Councillor Gordon Bradbery OAM for his acknowledgement of NICC. Excellent catering from NICC member Bald Hill and the Ice Cream Van / Flying High Café, Bald Hill. ChamberCommunityLocal BusinessMembershipTourism

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STANWELL PARK VILLAGE DIRECTORY

Check it out! In 2016, the Executive Committee of the NICC has been actively involved in numerous business initiatives. The latest initiative is now complete, being the upgrade of the Stanwell Park Village Directory. We look forward to continuing to support small business and encourage business growth in the region in

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TIS THE SEASON TO SHOP LOCAL 2016

’tis the Season to Shop Local and put your money where you heart is! This Christmas we are encouraging locals to shop where where their heart is! Customers spend $20 or more purchasing your products or services and go in the draw to win: 1st Prize $1,000 // 2nd Prize $500 // 3rd Prize

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FINALIST ILLAWARRA BUSINESS CHAMBER

We are excited to announce that the Northern Illawarra Chamber of Commerce (NICC) have been short listed as: Finalists for the “Local Chamber of Commerce” in the 2016 IMB Illawarra Business Chamber Awards. We would like to thank the panel for recognising our commitment and dedication to the Northern Illawarra Business Community with

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NICC BALD HILL SIGNAGE

Northern Illawarra Chamber features at the top of the hill. Fantastic news for the Northern Illawarra Chamber Members! NICC now has pride of place on modern blade signage! We’re so excited to announce the new signage at Bald Hill. Big thanks to the team at City of Wollongong for inviting

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FREE NICC NETWORKING EVENT

REE NICC Networking Event Enjoy a relaxed atmosphere, meet people, develop quality connections & build your business network. Venue: Tradies Helensburgh 30 Boomerang Street, HELENSBURGH Date: Tuesday, 06 September 2016 Time: 6:00pm til 8.00pm Cost: FREE Refreshments Provided. RSVP: Thursday 01 Sept 2016 (strictly enforced) membership@nicc.net.au >> Non Members Welcome

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2016 FINALIST LOCAL BUSINESS AWARDS

The #NICC are officially finalists! We wanted to take a moment to extend our most sincere thanks to our voters and judges of the Local Business Awards. You have no idea how excited we were to receive notification that we were selected as ‘Illawarra and South Coast Finalists’ in the ‘Specialised Business Section’.

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JUNE NETWORKING AT TRADIES

NICC hosted another excellent networking meeting at Tradies Helensburgh on Tuesday. There were presentations from NICC member Paul Rogers of‪ Austisoft‬ and ‪Gareth Ward MP‬, pictured here with ‪Need a Feed‬‘s Shaz Harrison-Shaw. Look out for more photos in July’s 2508mag‬ and‪ 2515mag‬.

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NEW MEMBER INTRO’S MAY

Outside Space / Landscape construction business servicing Northern Illawarra and surrounds. Specialising in gardens / landscaping of quality and difference.  Member of LNA – Master Landscapers Association. Contact: Greg Soster Open: by appointment Business: 8 / 21 Cemetery Rd, Helensburgh, NSW, 2508 Mail: PO Box 3105, Austinmer, NSW, 2515 Phone: 0410 583 053 admin@outsidespace.com.au | www.outsidespace.com.au IGA

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NICC MARCH 2015 MEETING

Last night was a successful illustration of members showcasing their businesses and small business initiatives. Thank you to Marcus Craft of 2508mag and 2515mag, Venesser Oakes of Pepper’s Gardens, Darren Wrigley of Live NOW Consultancy & Tanya Parry of Switched On Mechanical for presenting. Congratulations to Nicole Curkoski of Coastal Insurance Services, our lucky door prize winner

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FUNDS FOR WORTHY PROJECTS

Just in: a photo from this morning’s cheque presentation in Wollongong. Northern Illawarra Chamber of Commerce received a $6,170 grant for the installation of two automated defibrillators – one to be placed at Helensburgh Library and one at Thirroul and District Community Centre. Pictured are NICC president Greg Watts (Helensburgh

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