Interagency Networking Event 2016


Have you booked yet for this important annual networking event?

•    Learn how to improve your networking skills
•    Discover new organisations in your field
•    Develop relationships with people face-to-face
•    Participate in our Speed-Networking Activity
•    Promote flyers/brochures via our Info-Share Expo Table
•    Afternoon tea provided 

Where | The Pavilion, Kiama

When | Thurs 12 May 2016

Time | 1.30pm to 4.00pm

Register Here Now – Limited places available

Colourfest Short Film Screening | Harmony Day

Harmony Day 2016

Kiama Council will be screening a series of short films from the 2016 Colourfest Film Festival in celebration of Harmony Day, a Council Logo High Res PNGday of cultural respect for everyone who calls Australia home.

When | Monday 21 March 2016

Time | 7.00pm to 8.30pm

Where | Saddleback Room, The Pavilion, Kiama

Cost | Free


Tea, coffee and light refreshments will be served

The Illawarra Forum Conference; ‘Success …or Something Like It’

Picture1The Illawarra Forum Conference; ‘Success …or Something Like It’ will be held on the 10th & 11th March 2015 at The Pavilion in beautiful Kiama.

The conference will build on the last two conferences in which we explored the status of our Industry, and addressed the challenge of establishing ourselves as an equal partner in the economic and social future of the region

Now it’s time to take a look at Success and what it means.

We are extremely proud and excited to bring a stellar line up of speakers including:

  • Hon. Kristina Keneally  – first female Premier of New South Wales
  • Kathryn Greiner AO – Former politician, community leader and Chair of the Ministerial Advisory Committee on Ageing
  • Brian Smith – CEO Local Community Services  Assoc
  • Greg Peel – CEO Community Sector Banking
  • Julie Foreman- Executive Officer, The Tenants Union
  • ..and many, many more

The conference also provides an opportunity to explore the actions from The Roadmap for the Future of Community Services in the Illawarra:

This event will be a must for leaders from the community, government, and business sectors, as well as managers, board or committee members, and staff from non-government organisations, and students hoping to join the industry.

Registrations are now open, and I urge you to register attendance as soon as possible; as places are limited. More details, and registration link here.

Women’s Health Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District in partnership with ACON Health are proud to launch THE LABRYS PROJECT.


Saturday 18 October

12pm – 4 pm

The Pavilion, 2 Bong Bong Rd, Kiama

Featuring Dr Julie Mooney-Somers, co-author of the Sydney Women’s & Sexual Health(SWASH) Survey and Senior Lecturer at the University of Sydney.

The launch will also feature local all woman supergroup ‘The Mix’, made up of members from many local bands playing a unique blend of rock, country and blues.

This is a free women’s only event, and the venue is child friendly.

Please RSVP by 10 Oct for catering purposes.

Dementia-friendly Community Information Session

Alzheimer’s Australia, University of Wollongong and Kiama Council invite you to attend a Dementia-friendly Community Information Session.

This session will discuss the important initiatives planned in Kiama to create one of the first dementia-friendly communities in Australia. We expect this to be a popular event, so please RSVP and come along to the meeting and register your interest in the project.

When:  Tuesday 29 July from 9.30am to 11.30am

Where: The Pavillion, 2 Bong Bong St, Kiama.

RSVP: or contact Kylie Watkins Ph. 02 6278 8934

Morning tea will be provided