News & Events

Little Inventors Workshop
1 September 2018

This inspiring and imaginative educational workshop is designed to engage young children in all the fun that comes with problem solving and creativity.  It is being held from 10am-12pm on Saturday 1 September at the Our Place activation space on the site of the old Tauranga City Council administration building on Willow Street, Tauranga.  The workshop is free, but bookings are required.  Little Inventors’ Workshop is part of the Groundswell festival of innovation.  For further information and to register to take part, visit

Seminar on EU NZ Free Trade Agreement
25 September 2018

ExportNZ Bay of Plenty is hosting an event where Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade negotiators will present on a European Union – New Zealand free trade agreement and other current and prospective trade negotiations.  There will be an opportunity for attendees to provide input to the MFAT team.  This session will run from 7.30-9.30am on Tuesday 25 September at Club Mount Maunganui, Kawaka St, Mt Maunganui and there is no charge to attend.  For further information and to register, visit

Save the date for Go Global 2018
27 September 2018

The annual one-day ExportNZ conference, Go Global, is being held on 27 September.  There will be a stellar line up of exporter speakers who will  share their secrets of success, as well as an expert panel on tariffs and trade wars.  Go Global will be held on Thursday 27 September at Pullman Hotel, Auckland.  Further details will follow.