June 5 Market & Sustainability Showcase

June 5 Market & Sustainability Showcase

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This June 5th we are super excited to bring our market to you again, and making it even more special, we are celebrating WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY! We have been working with Macleay Living Sustainably who are hosting as a part of our market their inaugural SUSTAINABILITY SHOWCASE. The MLS Sustainability Showcase will showcase goods, skills, knowledge and services of people and businesses who are active in enabling the transition to clean energy, a carbon free economy and addressing the climate emergency, as well as advocating for more sustainable lifestyles by reducing waste, reusing, and recycling resources. If you are interested in being a part of the Showcase as a stallholder, head over to our KRM page and fill in the application to become a stallholder, make sure you tick the…
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Macleay Valley Chamber Evening, Spotlight on South Kempsey, 28 April 2021

Macleay Valley Chamber Evening, Spotlight on South Kempsey, 28 April 2021

Events, News
Join us at the new Macleay Options Oasis Day Program Building for a networking evening in South Kempsey The Macleay Valley Business Chamber's April event will be held at the Macleay Options new Oasis Day Program Building in South Kempsey. The facility was officially opened in March 2021 and is a $650,000.00 investment by Macleay Options to providing improved services to their clients. Attendees will hear from Macleay Options on their journey which commenced over 55 years ago in 1962, in the Macleay Valley. The enterprise has developed into a multifaceted organisation which still very much values its core purpose: to provide support for adults with a disability. Following the presentation, attendees are invited to share in open discussion on the many changes and happenings in South Kempsey. The evening…
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A Toast to Local Business

A Toast to Local Business

Business Awards, Events, Media Releases, News
The Macleay Valley Business Awards Launch Event toasts a celebration of local business. In partnership with Major Sponsor Coastline Credit Union the Macleay Valley Business Chamber has announced the commencement of the 2021 Macleay Valley Business Awards program. The Launch event held on Wednesday 7th April 2021, was held at the Coastline Credit Union Hub in Smith St Kempsey saw a great turnout of local business. “Coastline is proud to be the Presenting Partner of the 2021 Macleay Valley Business Awards. Coastline is all about locals supporting locals and believes in building a strong and successful business community. The Business Awards recognises the outstanding businesses within the Macleay”, said Coastline General Manager, Mr. Peter Townsend. The 2021 event marks the fourth Coastline sponsored event over the last five years as the…
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Position Open: Executive Officer

Position Open: Executive Officer

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The Macleay Valley Business Chamber Executive team are looking for a self -motivated individual to join the Chamber team as the Executive Officer role. This position is located in the Macleay Valley region and offers flexible working conditions. We are looking for a person who is passionate about the Macleay Valley and who is excited to make a difference! Please email us at admin@kempseychamber.com.au to request an Information Pack. To apply, please submit your CV and cover letter via email to admin@kempseychamber.com.au. Applications close on Friday 26th March 2021 5pm.
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Work with the Macleay Valley Business Awards!

Work with the Macleay Valley Business Awards!

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Macleay Valley Business Awards Expressions of Interest for the 2021 Awards Venue, Styling, Photography and Entertainment are now open! Expression of Interest closes 26 March 2021. It is an exciting time of the year where the Macleay Valley Business Awards preparation is underway. The Awards are an opportunity to celebrate local business and acknowledge the efforts of those striving to progress the region. Here is your opportunity to get involved behind the scenes! As part of the preparations we are inviting local business to submit an Expression of Interest to provide services for the Awards Gala Night to be held on Saturday 19th June 2021. There are four different roles to be fulfilled: View EOI Information Pack VenueEvent StylingPhotographyEntertainment
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February Chamber Business Breakfast

February Chamber Business Breakfast

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Join us for the first Chamber function of 2021 on Wednesday 24th February at the Coastline Credit Union Hub on Smith St, Kempsey. The February Business Breakfast is a great way to reconnect with colleagues and meet new faces as we launch into the New Year.  Presenters: Janine Culnane, Employment Facilitator, Local Jobs Program, Regional Development Australia Mid North Coast Our first presenter is Janine Culnane, Employment Facilitator, Local Jobs Program. Janine will be sharing an update on the Local Jobs Program which will run to the 30 June 2022 in 25 regions throughout Australia. It brings together expertise, resources and access to funding at the local level to focus on reskilling, upskilling and employment pathways for people in each region. The program is part of supporting Australia’s economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. Kellon…
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MVBC End of Year Business Breakfast & AGM, 25 Nov 2020

MVBC End of Year Business Breakfast & AGM, 25 Nov 2020

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VENUE: Kempsey Macleay RSL ClubDATE: Wednesday 25th November 2020TIME: 6.45am arrival for a 7am start$25 Members, $30 Non Members and Guests RSVP HERE! Join the Macleay Valley Business Chamber for our 2020 Annual General Meeting, our final catch up for the year...... And what a year it has been!Catch up with colleagues and friends to see out the year with gusto and a little Christmas cheer as we contemplate our plans for the year to come. Following the AGM we welcome your ideas on what 2021 holds with a short interactive session where attendees will be encouraged to share ideas for the future.  Annual General Meeting Notice The Annual General Meeting for the Macleay Valley Business Chamber will be held on Wednesday 25th November 2020 at the Kempsey Macleay RSL commencing 7.10am. The…
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Building Better Business Breakfast, Wed 28 Oct 2020

Building Better Business Breakfast, Wed 28 Oct 2020

Events, News
Take part in building better business in the Macleay!About this EventJoin the Macleay Valley Business Chamber at the Building Better Business Breakfast and gain insights on how you can be proactive in building our local economy.Our first Guest Speaker, Natalie Mitchell - Director Capital Office Business Solutions will talk us through financial decision making for the future. The presentation will cover an overview of Strategic & Operational Planning – the need to take action now , Risk Assessment & Mitigation , Red Flags & New Turnaround Legislation and Business Finance & Cashflow.Our second Speaker, Stuart Smith - Pathways Officer RDA MNC, will walk us through the North Coast Employment Strategy and how we can grow jobs on the Mid North Coast. He will touch on opportunities for employers and give…
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KRM at the Racecourse!

KRM at the Racecourse!

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We are so excited to be welcoming you back to our local market!  Relaunching Saturday 3rd October, we have a full market filled with all the things you love!  We have been working hard on a plan to get our market back up an running again in a compliant and safe way, a great solution is to hold the market at the Kempsey Racecourse.  Its a great facility with plenty of off street parking, shade, sunshine, amenities and is perfect for ensuring we are compliant with limits on crowd size, market goers will be required to enter via the designated entry point and register for contact tracing. Hand Made | Home Grown | Vintage | Quality There's an abundance of fresh produce, gourmet delights, delicious street food and the best…
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LOCAL BUSINESS: What’s your Good News story?

LOCAL BUSINESS: What’s your Good News story?

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Don't we all love a good news story? Local Businesses of the Macleay Valley we want to hear from you about your good news story - please email us at kempseychamber@gmail.com or tag us in your Facebook posts to let us know and we will help share those good news stories near and far!#ilovethemacleayvalley#MakeItTheMacleay#localssupportinglocals
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