Small Business Month October 2020

October 1, 2020

    CELEBRATING SMALL BUSINESS Message from Chamber President, Anthony Fox Another year has come around, to NSW Small Business Month 2020. It has been quite a year—drought, fires and COVID-19. Small businesses in the Armidale region, like the community,... Read more

SPECIAL EVENT! WiNG Breakfast 29 September 2020: Senator Marise Payne

September 23, 2020

    WiNG Breakfast with Senator Marise Payne We have been very fortunate in securing as a speaker for our Womens Networking Group, Senator Marise Payne, Minister for Foreign Affairs and Minister for Women, and Liberal Senator for Western Sydney. The Powerhouse... Read more

WiNG Breakfast October 2020: Dr Lorina Barker

September 20, 2020

WiNG Breakfast with Lorina Barker Our October breakfast features Dr Lorina Barker.  Lorina Barker is a descendant of the Wangkumara,  Muruwari and Kurnu-Barkandji people from northwest NSW, Adnyamathanha (Flinders Rangers SA), the Kooma and Kunja (southwest QLD). Lorina is a senior lecturer in... Read more

COVID-19: JobKeeper Post September 2020 Reminder

September 7, 2020

  COVID-19 Business Advisory Dear Member / Friend, JOBKEEPER – POST SEPTEMBER 2020 - REMINDER On 21 July, the Federal Government announced that it would be extending JobKeeper until 28 March 2021, though payments would not be at the same... Read more

Business Advisory: Big W

August 20, 2020

  Armidale Region Business Advisory Dear Member / Friend, Please find below a copy of a press release issued to our local media. PRESS RELEASE: BIG W Anthony Fox, President of Armidale Business Chamber said he was bitterly disappointed with... Read more

Upcoming Events

August 17, 2020

  Dear Member / Friend, A number of events that may be of interest to our business community are to occur shortly. Please find more information below. ONLINE EVENTS HR & Employment Matters Pinnacle People Solutions, a member of the Chamber,... Read more

WiNG Breakfast: Joanna Dolan – The Memory Of Words – September 2020

August 15, 2020

  WiNG Breakfast with Joanna Dolan September's WiNG breakfast features Joanna Dolan.  Joanna is a professional editor and owner of Righting Writing. In only six years her business has achieved an international clientele. Jo has a background in banking, adult education and public relations, plus... Read more

WiNG Newsletter: Art And Stuff, Breakfast With Rachael Parsons, NERAM On 11 August 2020

August 5, 2020

  WiNG Breakfast with Rachael Parsons This month's WiNG breakfast features Rachael Parsons. Rachael is an Australian curator, educator and academic currently based at New England Regional Art Museum as the Art Museum Director. For over 12 years, she has worked... Read more

Letter to Member; COVID-19: JobKeeper Extension And Change After September (21 July 2020)

July 21, 2020

Dear Member / Friend, Today the Prime Minister announced changes to JobKeeper and JobSeeker. JOBKEEPER JobKeeper is to be extended beyond the end of September, but not in its present form. Significant changes are: Extension Jobkeeper will be extended for... Read more

Letter to Member; COVID-19: Pubs And Clubs; Restaurants, Cafes And Bars; Weddings And Funerals; High Risk Areas (17 July 2020)

July 17, 2020

Dear Member / Friend, PUBS  From today: Pubs can only have a maximum of 10 people per group booking (down from 20), with a maximum of 300 patrons or one customer per 4 square metres, whichever is the lesser. Alcohol... Read more