S&K Interagency Alert – 19 Feb 2013

Kiama Review of 2011 Census Data & Future Opportunities

The Kiama Small Business Forum (organised by Kiama Council)and The Kiama and District Chamber of Commerce invite you to attend this valuable and informative networking event. Simon Pomfret of IRIS will present recent trends in the Kiama and the regional economy and their implications for your business, plus a video link from Tasmania will reveal how a local business has successfully utilised the NBN to achieve amazing results globally.

When:                  Tuesday 26 February, 5.30 – 7.00pm
Where                  Upstairs in The Pavilion Kiama, 2 Bong Bong Street Kiama

Cost:                    Free including light refreshments
RSVP:                  Email suew@kiama.nsw.gov.au or call 4232 0444

For further information about this Small Business Forum and other initiatives Kiama Council have in place to help small business, please phone Economic Development Manager Megan Hutchison on 4232 1419 or 0407 289 947 or email

If you are a business using the NBN let Council know and you could be one of our ‘Digital success case studies’.

RDA Illawarra Workshop – Kiama Regional Digital Strategy

RDA Illawarra and Kiama Council are working together to develop better economic and social outcomes for the region, underpinned by faster broadband.
As part of this work, Explor Consulting are developing a regional and sub-regional digital strategy and their Principal consultant, David Bartlett will be working with the business and industry sectors, community groups and government in Kiama to develop the strategy.

You are invited to join us for this important workshop to assist in the development of a strategy for our area, and hear of the widespread implications of high speed broadband and its impact on our business and community.

When: Tuesday 26th February 9.45am- 3.00pm
                Where: The Pavilion Kiama 2 Bong Bong Street, Kiama
                RSVP: Email lee@rdaillawarra.com.au

IF Conference Logo-AConference: 3rd Sector 1st Choice

Abstract submissions are now open for the Illawarra Forum 2013 conference, which will be on 13th and 14th June 2013 in Wollongong. The title of this conference is: 3rd Sector, 1st Choice, and the focus is on honouring and harnessing the knowledge, skills and experience of the past to lead our sector’s future.