Don’t Miss Out On – Events and Workshops

The “Sea To Valley Startups Meetup at Port Broughton” is happening on Tuesday, 22 Aug 2023, from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM ACST at Port Broughton Hotel 2 Bay Street Port Broughton, SA 5522 Australia.

Connect with fellow entrepreneurs, share ideas, and fuel your innovation journey.  Secure your spot for FREE now:


Don’t miss out on the Sea to Valley Startups Meetup at Port Pirie on Wednesday, 23 Aug 2023, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM ACST at Federal Hotel 160 The Terrace Port Pirie West, SA 5540 Australia.

If you’re a small business owner or thinking about starting your own business, you are invited to join this event to network and chat all things small business, startups, and business growth.  Get FREE tickets via:


Join the “Tendering and Pre-qualification Workshop – Small Business Fundamentals B2B” workshop on Wednesday, 23 Aug 2023 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM ACST at the Ardrossan Hotel Motel 36 First Street Ardrossan, SA 5571 Australia.

The workshop will look at supporting businesses participating in larger supply chains and projects to understand procurement models used in these projects and how to meet buyers’ requirements around pre-qualification, tendering, contracting and related requirements.  To reserve a FREE spot, visit:


YMN Regional Jobs and Skills Network Meeting_August

Thursday 24 August 2023 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM (UTC+09:30)

Centacare Catholic Country SA, 85 Gertrude Street, PORT PIRIE South Australia 5540

Register here


Join the “Human Resources Management Workshop – Small Business Fundamentals B2B” Thursday, 24 Aug 2023, from 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM ACST at Port Football Club Corner of Wandearah and Esmond Roads Port Pirie, SA 5540 Australia.

Presented by Leanna J Consulting, the 2-hour workshop will look at information around obligations and strategies to help businesses manage difficult but increasingly common issues and expectations on topics such as flexible work arrangements, remote work policies, performance management issues and related topics.  Reserve a spot for FREE via:


Propel SA August After Work Networking – Walkerville

Thu, 24 Aug 2023 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM ACST

Think Big Coworking 70 Walkerville Terrace #Unit 11 Walkerville, SA 5081

Register here


The “Cyber Security Workshop – Small Business Fundamentals B2B” is happening on Friday, 25 Aug 2023, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM ACST at Copper Coast University Centre 1A Doswell Terrace Kadina, SA 5554 Australia.

The workshop will take businesses through key types of cyber risk to identify potential threats and help them develop systems and strategies to mitigate and manage risks and continuity plans in the event of a cyber incident.  Get FREE tickets via:


The “Finance Brokerage Workshop – Small Business Fundamentals B2B” happening on Monday, 28 Aug 2023, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM ACST, will assist businesses engage with brokers to help prepare and negotiate financing agreements with banks and other lenders.

This is critical given the challenges unfolding as businesses come off fixed-term lending agreements at the same time as interest rates continue to rise.  Reserve your FREE spot now:


Robinson Aerospace – Join in for an inspiring event that merges Robinson Aerospace’s STEM and education focus with the United Nation of Australia Association’s commitment to sustainable development and youth empowerment.

The event will highlight the potential of space as a catalyst for education, innovation, and advancing the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Through a captivating panel and opportunities to network, let’s learn how Australia’s space sector can continue to address global challenges and inspire our nation’s future workforce.

DATE – Monday 28 August 2023 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM (UTC+10)

LOCATION – Space Discovery Centre, Lot 14 North Terrace , Adelaide SA 5000

Book here


Gov To You (3) events over 30-31.8.23 – helping to streamline the way you interact with government agencies on matters relating to your small business.

Business Banter, Beers and Bubbles – FREE EVENT
30 August 2023 | 5.30pm-7.00pm | McLaren Vale Visitor Information Centre

A night of celebration for small business. It’s time to share ideas, recognise the unique challenges and valuable contribution of our small business community. Join us and guest speaker Kelly Jamieson, Edible Blooms for networking, drinks and nibbles.

Where’s your head at? TICKETED EVENT, $30 per person
31 August 2023 | 7:30am-9.00am | Mums Beard Café, Victor Harbor

Meet the Services + Services Speed Dating FREE EVENT
31 August 2023 | 11.00am-6.00pm | Goolwa Centenary Hall

Register for each event here:


FREE Workshop – Sources of funding for business – How to access government or private sector funding

As a small business owner, a number one question is…what grants, funding and initiatives are available that you can tap into? It can be hard to keep track of what is on offer.

The process is made much easier if you know where to look and have key documents ready.

In this practical session, you’ll be taken through what sources of funding are available and how to maximise your chance of securing opportunities.

This workshop is being run as part of Gov to You during the Meet the Services + Services Speed Dating event at the Goolwa Centenary Hall on Thursday 31 August, 5:00 PM – 5:30 PM ACST.  LIMITED CAPACITY – BOOK YOUR SEAT TODAY!


Come and Mini Mammoth Games, Flinders University, the University of Adelaide and the Australian Space Agency to celebrate the launch of Roving Rovers! Learn about how the space industry is teaming up with game developers!

Wendy and Scott are heading to the The MOD. Roving Rovers Launch Party so if you’d like to catch up the details are:

Fri, 1 Sep 2023 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM ACST

MOD. Morphett Street Adelaide, SA 5000

Here is the link for free tickets:


Back of the Napkin Lunch – Share what you are working on & ideal referrals

A relaxed lunch with clients, collaborators and colleagues – open to anyone on Mon, 4 Sep 2023 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM ACST at The Gawler Arms Hotel 102 Murray Street Gawler, SA 5118 with free tickets here.


Aged & Disability Collaborative Workforce Forum

5.9.23 from 8:45 AM – 1:00 PM

Munzberg Activity Centre, enter via Barossa Enterprises, 27 Samuel Rd, Nuriootpa

Morning tea and lunch will be provided.  For more information, please contact:

Debra Anderson 0400 439 762

Register here


Aged & Disability Collaborative Workforce Forum

7.9.23 from 9:15 AM – 1:30PM

Function Room, Copper Coast Sports & Leisure Centre,1 Doswell Terrace, Kadina

Morning tea and lunch will be provided.  For more information, please contact:

Denise Campbell 0414 442 746

Register here


PSA SA Striking Gold: Mining the Hidden International Opportunities Right In Front of You

When: 11 Sep 2023, 7:15 PM – 9:30 PM (ACST)

Location: Kensington Hotel, 23 Regent Street Kensington, SA

Would you like to unlock a world where global opportunities lie closer than imagined – i.e., right before your eyes?

You may be thinking, how on earth do you get invitations to be involved in conferences, initiatives, and programs, with an influential, international flavour.

It is hard to know where to start and how to go about making those linkages but not if you learn from people like Wendy Perry, who has worked with over 30 countries, and is celebrating the 21st birthday of Workforce Blueprint in September 2023.

In “Striking Gold: Mining the Hidden International Opportunities Right in Front of You,” Wendy will show you the transformative strategies that unearth these hidden treasures.

Register here


Celebrating Women in Business Luncheon

The ‘Celebrating Women in Business’ event empowers and uplifts women through inspiring stories, and valuable connections.

Tue, 12 Sep 2023 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM ACST

Sanctuary Catering & Events 1 Plane Tree Drive Adelaide, SA 5000

Register here


The “Multicultural Business and Entrepreneur Conference 2023” is happening on Tuesday, 10th Oct 2023, 10:00 am – 3:30 pm ACDT at Hilton Adelaide.

Join in for a day of knowledge-gaining and sharing, connecting with industries and government departments to address business growth challenges. Gain insight into practical, impactful, and measurable solutions applicable to your business.

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Join the “Linking Australia & APAC – EdTech, Talent & Transformation + Networking” event on Tuesday, 10 Oct 2023, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM ACDT happening at The Little Red Door 182B Hindley Street Adelaide, SA 5000 Australia.

An opportunity to meet, connect and learn from Rebecca Hall GAICD, an experienced executive in trade, investment and education engagement.

Get your FREE tickets via:


BPP ‘Night in the Park’ – Celebrating Local Businesses!

20 Oct 2023 5:00 PM at Memorial Park, Port Pirie, SA 5540

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And save the date for…

  • September After Work Event on 13.9.23 from 5.30 pm – 7.30 pm
  • Gala Dinner – South Australian Premier’s Business and Export Awards on 22.9.23 at 6.30 pm
  • Aussies Scaling Up to the World Meetup Alongside SXSW Sydney in October 2023 on 17.10.23 at 5.30 pm – 7.30 pm
  • Switch Start Scale Spotlight – Employment + Entrepreneurship, Innovation + Investment in November 2023