Institute of Directors – After 5 Event – How governance adds value in a high growth business

7 November, 5.00pm – 7.45pm
Waitangi Treaty Grounds, Learning Centre, 1 Tau Henare Drive, Waitangi
Fee: $50.00 members, $70.00 non-members
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The Cooking Collective

The Cooking Collective is where you can learn to make new and exciting food in the first-rate kitchen facilities of NorthTec’s Apprentice Restaurant! Open to everyone and anyone, NorthTec’s professional chefs will teach you the tips and tricks of the industry. All ingredients are provided, you only need to bring yourself, some friends and laughter! Classes start this week and run until the end of the year. For more information and to sign up visit


Vibrant Journeys Annual Exhibition

The Papermill are excited about exhibiting the Papermaker’s art work. Our 2019 exhibition ‘Vibrant Journeys’ has evolved from this year’s theme ‘tree of life’ and each Papermaker has created a unique design in a 120mm diameter ‘mandala’ which will be displayed in the Quest Art Space at Quest Whangarei Oct 5th – Oct 11th. Make sure you visit – you won’t be disappointed!


Whangarei Business Womens Network

Monday 21st October 2019, 5.30-8.30pm
Marketing Exchange “Let’s generate some leads for our businesses!”
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Expressions of Interest now open for the Whangarei Sculpture Symposium VI

Creative Northland’s biennial event is now open for EOI until the 31st October 2019!
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Hangar Gallery – Upcoming Exhibition – Opens 20th September – 20th October

Hangar Gallery’s upcoming exhibition is Sub Rosa by Lindsay Marks and EXODUS by Richard Burgoyne. Lindsay Marks has created boutique, sculptural, timber boxes reflecting his skills as a musical instrument maker. Artist Richard Burgoyne paints precision colour sequences in a geometric format.
Please call in to view the exhibition. Ph 09 438 1260 14 Cross St, Regent, Whangarei
Opening hours Mon-Thurs 9-5 Fri 8-4 Sat 9-12


Investment Advisory Panel Member – Northland Community Foundation – voluntary

We are looking for someone with extensive financial/investment experience to join our Investment Advisory Panel.
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North Haven Hospice – Pop-in Volunteering

Spend an hour or two at the Whangarei Hospice Shop Processing Centre, a practical way you can help.
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All proceeds go to North Haven HOSPICE
9 and 10 November
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Sport Northland Ray White Hatea Loop Challenge

Thursday 5th December @ 6pm
Sport Northland is proud to present the Ray White Hatea Loop Challenge, with a splash of colour! A 4.8km run/walk event for workplaces to have fun, participate and challenge one another.
While navigating the course, participants will pass through 5 colour stations getting covered in vibrant coloured powder as well as witnessing some local on course entertainment to keep you moving.
It doesn’t stop there; upon crossing the finish line, participants will be treated to a live band, so kick back, relax, get some bangers on the BBQ and celebrate your workplaces achievements.

For more details see the website, entries now open online 


Whangarei A&P Show – One Epic Show Day!

Book your Business into the Whangarei A&P Show – One Epic Show Day!
Saturday 7th December – Whangarei A&P Show! This iconic event has a unique audience, targeting townies, rural, farmers and lifestylers. Tradesites are available!


FREE Xero Training & Advice

Every Wednesday – 9.00am – 11:00am
Whether your business is big or small, our BDO Northland advisers can help you make the most out of your Xero subscription.
Whangarei Click here
Kerikeri Click here