News & Events

Regional Business Market
1 December 2017

The Regional Business Market provides an environment conducive to business-to-business trade, ensuring you are connecting with the right people.  Exhibition stands cost $199+GST and set up is from 8am.  Doors open to the general public between 9am-2pm and there is no charge for entry.  The next Regional Business Market is being held at Classic Flyers on Friday 1 December.  For further information and to register, visit

Business After 5 - Legacy Funerals
6 December 2017

The next Chamber of Commerce BA5 is being hosted by Legacy Funerals at their newest venue, Legacy Gardens – located in the heart of Papamoa.  The newly landscaped facility features a modern chapel, onsite kitchen, meeting rooms, a reception lounge, courtyard, columbarium and memorial garden.  The venue is also available for hire by the local community.  Attendees will hear about the unique gifting model operated by Legacy Trust, which celebrates its 10th anniversary this year.  This event is being held from 5.15pm-7pm on Wednesday 6 December at 53 Te Okuroa Drive, Papamoa Beach.  It is free for Chamber members to attend and costs $20 for non-members.  For further information and to register, visit

BWN Christmas Lunch with the Graeme Dingle Foundation
7 December 2017

The Chamber of Commerce Business Women’s Networking is celebrating the end of the year with a Christmas lunch in partnership with the Graeme Dingle Foundation.  Speakers include former Otumoetai College student Jessica Collins, a Graeme Dingle project graduate who has just been awarded the Sir Edmund Hillary Youth Achievement award for 2017.  Dan Allen-Gordon, the Foundation's regional manager for the Bay of Plenty, and Vicky White, a programme mentor, will also speak.  This event is being held from 12pm-1.30pm on Thursday 7 December 2017 at Mills Reef Restaurant, 143 Moffat Rd, Bethlehem.  It costs $60 for Chamber members to attend and $70 for non-members.  All profits from this event will go to the Graeme Dingle Foundation.  For further information and to register, visit

Small Business Tauranga Christmas Bubbles Brunch
8 December 2017

Small Business Tauranga is partnering with INfused to host a Christmas brunch for local businesses.  They invite those that haven’t organised their own Christmas party to come along with their team to enjoy a morning of networking and celebrations.  Guest speakers include members of the Small Business Tauranga steering committee, who will talk about business successes.  This event is being held from 8.30am-11.30am on Friday 8 December 2017 at Tauranga Yacht & Power Boat Club, Sulphur Point, Tauranga.  It costs between $29 and $59 to attend, depending on membership status.  For further information and to book your place, visit