Bellingen Chamber of Commerce
26 Sep

Event: Training & Development Opportunities for Business and Employees (Thursday 29th September)

The Bellingen Chamber is hosting an event where ETC, Tursa and CHESS will be presenting what is currently on offer from their respective services, and how they can help local businesses.     The event will be held at The Cedar Bar, and refreshments will be served.     When: Thursday 29th September from...
19 Sep

Direct flights to Newcastle

  FlyPelican announced today that flights between Newcastle Airport and Coffs Harbour will commence on Monday 17th October 2016.   FlyPelican is a Newcastle based independent regional airline that operates a fleet of 19 seat pressurised British Aerospace Jetstream 32 aircraft.   FlyPelican one-way fares on Newcastle – Coffs Harbour services will start from...
5 Sep

Chamber Matters – September 2016

Chamber Matters – September 2016 Council Elections……Candidates on Parade On the first day of spring approximately 70 people – business owners, operators and members of our local community – attended the Bellingen Chamber of Commerce ‘meet the candidates’ event. Pleasingly we had almost a full contingent of the registered candidates, so those in attendance...
4 Sep

Bellingen Co-Working Event: Is your business ready for the future? (19th September)

The Bellingen Chamber of Commerce works in close partnership with the the Bellingen Co-Working Network, a not-for profit initiative that aims to support and link-up the many freelancers and sole traders business people in our community. They have a great event coming up and we would encourage our members attendance   On Monday September...
3 Sep

Morgan Human Resource Management Newsletter – September 2016

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1 Sep

Changes to NSW association laws start on 1 September 2016

  Fair Trading Registry Services 1800 502 042 Changes to NSW association laws start on 1 September 2016 Amendments to enhance the way incorporated associations are administered and to clarify the way associations operate start on 1 September 2016.     After public consultation over a 3 year period, the Associations Incorporation Act 2009...
31 Aug

2016 Mid North Coast Business Awards – Finalists Announced

  2016 Mid North Coast Business Awards Finalists announced! Congratulations to our finalists for the 2016 Mid North Coast Business Awards. The winners of these categories will be announced at our gala dinner on Friday 16 September at Rydges, Port Macquarie. 2016 Categories     Young Business Executive Becky Cole – CHYFM (Community Media...
25 Aug

Event: Council Elections – Meet The Candidates (1st September)

The Bellingen Chamber has organised for all of the candidates standing for election as Councillor and\or Mayor in the Bellingen Shire – thats approx 25-30 people – in a special ‘Q&A’ style event (that is, we will be encouraging questions from the floor).   The event is open to all businesses and people in...
23 Aug

Event: Bellingen Music Festival September 22 – 25

    This year’s Bellingen Music Festival from September 22 – 25 looks to be another excellent musical experience in this, it’s 7th year.   Set in the beautiful Bellingen Valley it is acknowledged, by those in the know, that Bellingen is a perfect place for a classical music festival with stunning views, good...
23 Aug

NSW Business Chamber – Workplace Advice Line – Circular – Notice and redundancy for regular and systematic casual service

Call us on 13 29 59 Circular - NOTICE & REDUNDANCY FOR REGULAR AND SYSTEMATIC CASUAL SERVICE   A Full Bench of the Fair Work Commission (FWC) recently confirmed that any period of regular and systematic casual employment that immediately precedes a period of permanent employment must be counted as continuous service when determining an...
23 Aug

Waterfall Way – Bellingen Main Road Works Update

Please see attached the Waterfall Way community update August 2016 for your information (click here to view).     For further details please visit:
8 Aug

Chamber Matters – August 2016

  The past month or so has been a busy time for your Chamber.   The fact that you can still speak to local business owners about their fantastic experience with the second Bello Winter Music event some 4 weeks later, is testament to the huge impact it had on all across our businesses...
5 Aug

Destination NSW – Invitation: Coffs Harbour tourism workshop (8th September)

            Dear Industry Colleague,  You are invited to the Coffs Harbour Inbound Strategy Workshop to find out how to target international visitors by becoming export ready and selling through the inbound travel trade.   Designed for tourism businesses that are ready to become export ready, including tours, accommodation and...
5 Aug

Destination Coffs Coast Committee Membership – EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST

Interested in making a real contribution to the tourism industry on the Coffs Coast?   The Destination Coffs Coast Committee (DCCC) provides advice on the strategic direction of tourism to Council, advocates on behalf of the tourism industry, and provides industry development initiatives for the tourism industry. The committee currently has the following vacancies:...
1 Aug

Event: Bellingen Music Festival Trivia Night Fundraiser (13th August)

Please see the details of a fundraiser trivia night to support our Bellingen Music Festival (not to be confused with the Bello Winter Music event just held).       It’s another great event so please get behind supporting this local icon.   The 2016 Bellingen Music Festival will be Thurs 22nd to 25th...