News & Events

Brainy Lunch with Liz Wotherspoon
29 March 2017

Tauranga business leaders and owner-managers are invited to the second of the Chamber of Commerce’s ‘Brainy Lunch’ sessions, which will look at outstanding thought leadership and relevance.  Guest speaker, Liz Wotherspoon from The Icehouse, will talk about leadership as a personal journey, enabling us to achieve what we want in life and doing what is necessary to get to where we want to go.  This event is being held from 12pm-2pm on Wednesday 29 March at Cubro, 149 Tauikura Drive, Tauriko Business Estate.  For further information and to register, visit

BA5 - Chamber Alliance Partners
5 April 2017

The next Tauranga Chamber of Commerce Business After Five event will celebrate the Chamber’s national alliance partners.  This will provide attendees with a chance to discover the benefits and discounts available from alliance partners for their businesses and employees.  The event will also provide an opportunity to meet new business people and network.  It is being held from 5.15pm-7pm on Wednesday 5 April at Farmer Auto Village, 116 Hewletts Road, Mount Maunganui.  For further information and to register, visit

Business Women's Network visits RAM 3D
12 April 2017

The Chamber of Commerce Business Women’s Network’s next Behind the Scenes event will visit Rapid Advanced Manufacturing (known as RAM) ad their new facilities at Tauriko.  Attendees will be able to get an insight into 3D printing and how this technology works, and will also have a tour of the workshop.  There will be an opportunity to touch and feel the wide range of products they 3D print and discover how design is limited only to the imagination.  This event is being held from 5.15pm-7.00pm on Wednesday 12 April at 50 Paerangi Place at the Tauriko Business Park.  For further information and to register, visit

AAPNZ Administrative Professionals Day
26 April 2017

The Association of Administrative Professionals NZ Inc is celebrating Administrative Professionals Day by hosting a breakfast event for those working in administrative roles.  Guest speakers include Dr Juliet Ansell, Innovation Leader, Health & Nutrition at Zespri, and Sean & Jane Neatherway, the founders of TheBalanceLAB.  The event is being held from 7.30-9.30am on Wednesday 26 April at the Hotel Armitage in Willow Street.  Tickets cost $25 for AAPNZ members and $30 for non-members.  If you would like to attend, email