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Cancer Society Memory Meadow Planting Day - Sun 14 April

The Waikato / Bay of Plenty Cancer Society are embarking on a wonderful initiative called "Memory Meadow."You can donate a daffodil bulb in memory of your loved one or in honour of someone who has been through or is going through a cancer journey.The meadow will be planted in April, in time to flower for Daffodil Day.You can join the Cancer Society Team on planting day in Te Awamutu on Sunday 14 April at Sculpture Park (Domain Road, Te Awamutu) and participate in planting your own bulb. You can ...

March 21, 2024

Chamber update

Get involved in your local community today - it's good for your conscience and your pocket!Research shows that people are more likely to purchase from a business that is more socially responsible. Think of it this way, if you keep the community in your mind, then they’ll keep you in theirs!This is where the Chamber can help you!We are passionate about our local community and we're always getting behind community events. When you join the Chamber, you too become part of a bigger community!...

March 19, 2024

Chamber update

Are you local to Te Awamutu?Are you in business?Are you keen to connect with other businesses?You've come to the right place! The Te Awamutu Business Chamber are champions of local business, providing a range of support to the Te Awamutu business community.From access to events and networking opportunities, upskilling with professional development, and representation for business locally, regionally and nationally, we provide support to help business thrive. To read more click here...

February 29, 2024

Chamber update

It's all go over here at the Chamber and we're excited to announce that there's some great events lined up for the first quarter of 2024.Keep an eye on our events calendar so you keep up to date! To read more click here...

February 13, 2024

MOVE, EARN and SAVE with Z Business

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February 1, 2024

2degrees Business Digital Accelerator Programme

What is the Digital Accelerator Programme?The Digital Accelerator programme offers two businesses the opportunity to get ahead of the digital curve. The winners will receive an in-depth business and digital assessment from the experts at Smudge, a 12 month membership to their local Chamber of Commerce and a $50k investment towards bespoke digital and technology improvements. Why are we doing it?2degrees is committed to Fighting for Fair for Kiwi Businesses by unlocking productivity through ...

February 1, 2024

Save with Office Max

The Chamber is partnered with OfficeMax to offer a huge range of products - over 15,000 in stock products including:StationeryInk & Toner CartridgesSafetyOffice FurnitureTechnology & TelecommunicationsCleaning ProductsKitchen SuppliesPackaging & MailingHygieneLow prices - Members receive additional discounts off OfficeMax’s already low business accountholder pricing.  On average, members saved an additional 15% per annum off our retail prices. The discounts vary by p...

November 29, 2023

Chamber update

Got any plans for this Friday 24 November? Look no further! The Te Awamutu Business Chamber is hosting the annual Black Friday Blowout Street Party!The town comes alive from 5.30pm and the main street is closed off. Shops stay open late and our bars and eateries are buzzing. There will be food trucks, art and craft stalls, live music, face painting, amusements and so much more! There's something for everyone!Spread the word and come along! Enjoy a fantastic evening of entertainment and...

November 21, 2023

Misty Flicks Film Festival - Nov 24 to 26

Misty Flicks Film Festival showcases regional films, events and workshops. This is all taking place in Te Awamutu at The Regent Theatre and the Te Awamutu Library from 24 to 26 November.The Regent is very excited to announce that Chamber Members will receive a generous 50% DISCOUNT OFF ALL TICKETS! There are a TONNE of screenings and workshops on offer - check out the website and get your tickets today.There's one awesome event that will sell out very quickly and this is...

November 21, 2023

Black Friday Blowout Street Party - Fri 24 November

Join us for our annual Black Friday Blowout Event on Friday 24 November 2023!The town comes alive from 5.30pm. The main street of Te Awamutu is closed and there will be food trucks, live music, face painting, amusements - there's something for everyone!Our retailers will be open late, offering fantastic Black Friday specials! Our local bars and eateries will be buzzing - take a load off while you watch the action in the streets.Make the most of this amazing community event and get your Christmas...

November 21, 2023

Heart of Te Awamutu: Bold bid to revitalise town

“If we do nothing, nothing will change.” That’s the message from Gregg Ticklepenny, commercial landlord and principal/owner at Ray White Te Awamutu.Speaking in reference to a new BID (Business Improvement District) proposal called Heart of Te Awamutu, commercial landlords/property owners within a geographically defined area in Te Awamutu’s centre are being asked to vote yes or no for the introduction of a modest rate increase via council vote over the next month.Ticklepenny believes the ...

November 7, 2023

Chamber update

You may have read an article that was recently published in the Te Awamutu Courier about the Proposed Business Improvement District (BID). In October, Waipa District Council mailed out voting papers to commercial landlords and property owners asking them to vote 'yes' or 'no' for the introduction of a modest rate increase. Voting closes on 20 November 2023.BIDs have yielded remarkable success in other New Zealand towns and cities, revitalising communities, boosting local econ...

November 7, 2023

2 Degrees For Business

What does 2degrees Business bring to the table for Chamber members?Join us on a Smart Fibre plan for 24 months and get $300 joining credit. As a Chamber member you’ll also get 10% off for the life of your planAs proud partners with NZ Chambers of Commerce, 2degrees have a range of exclusive benefits for Chamber members includingGetting up to $400 off the brand new iPhone 15 when you buy interest free on an eligible business mobile plans. As a Chamber member you’ll also get 15% off for t...

November 1, 2023

After 3pm with the Ladies - Friday 27 October

Join us for a sensational "After 3pm Event with the Ladies", brought to you by the Te Awamutu Business Chamber.Get together with other like minded women and enjoy great food and wine!We have a special guest joining us - well known legend Sacha Coburn.She talks about her life as a successful business woman owning Coffee Culture, her 20 year career in life coaching & the personal struggles she faced while trying to do it all. You will be inspired!Get your tickets here...

October 11, 2023

Chamber update

Do you want your business to stand out from the rest? The Chamber are producing office deskpads that will be distributed to all Chamber Members FREE OF CHARGE at the end of November. The deskpads contain advertisements of local businesses - but we've only got a few places left so this is your last chance to claim your spot.Each deskpad contains 50 repeated pages and we're getting 350 of them produced. So if you do the math, that means your advert is exposed 17,500 times!Adverts are ful...

October 9, 2023

Chamber update

This Thursday the Te Awamutu Business Chamber will be holding its Annual General Meeting (AGM).We strongly encourage our CURRENT members to attend this important meeting. It's your opportunity to hear what the Chamber has been doing in the past financial year and to learn what's planned for 2023/24.Our AGM will be held on Thursday 21 September at 5.30pm - Churchills Cafe - 1 Ohaupo Road, Te Awamutu. Drinks and nibbles will be provided.To register for the AGM please click...

September 19, 2023

Chamber Member discount with BGT Immigration

As a valued member of the Te Awamutu Business Chamber, BGT Immigration are delighted to offer an exclusive 10% discount* on our immigration services. This offer also extends to your staff.Other Benefits•    Initial Consultation Fees credited on client engagement  •    Returning Client Loyalty Discount •    Referral Rewards *Terms and conditions apply.BGT Immigration - your local Licensed Immigration AdvisersWe are devoted to our clients and...

September 7, 2023

Chamber update

This month the Te Awamutu Business Chamber will be holding its Annual General Meeting (AGM).An AGM is a yearly gathering of a company's interested shareholders - in this instance our shareholders are you - our members.We strongly encourage our CURRENT members to attend this important meeting. It's your opportunity to hear what the Chamber has been doing in the past financial year and to learn what's planned for 2023/24.Our AGM will be held on Thursday 21 September at 5.30pm - Chur...

September 5, 2023

Holmes Garage could unlock market and event potential

Article by Dean Taylor - Te Awamutu CourierOne of the outcomes of the Who Are We Te Awamutu? survey has been to identify a desire for more events and a better farmers market.Te Awamutu Business Chamber CEO Shane Walsh says the survey, which was a joint venture between the chamber and Te Awamutu and Kihikihi Community Board, gave a strong lead for leaders of Te Awamutu when planning its future direction.Working with the Te Awamutu Chamber Retailers Committee a proposal has been put together and w...

August 23, 2023

Chamber update

Most of us would have heard the age old saying; "it's not what you know, but it's who you know." In simple terms, it can mean that someone's knowledge and skills can seem "less useful" or "less important" than one's network of personal contacts.As a business owner or operator, it's important to remember that networking is a powerful tool that can help grow and sustain your business! Building successful relationships with your community whether it's your customers, suppliers or other local b...

August 23, 2023

Chamber update

Are you or your staff feeling the winter blues? We know that the seasons can affect our mental health especially during the winter months. Less sunlight and shorter days are thought to be linked to a chemical change in the brain. Here at the Chamber, we take mental health seriously and we're here to offer some great solutions for our members!Getting plenty of exercise helps to clear the mind and relieve stress. Club Waipa offers awesome year-round pricing for Chamber Members! Check out...

August 1, 2023

Last call for Progressive Dinner Tickets!

Wednesday 2 August - 6pm to 9pmFinal call to get your tickets to our Annual Progressive Dinner that's on next Wednesday 2 August.We've teamed up with a few of our local foodies to showcase their amazing talents.Our progressive dinner kicks off at an incredible location - Cinema 1, The Regent Theatre. There will be a selection of delicious canapes from local caterer Sabor. You will also be treated to something magic on the silver screen.We head over to Stallions Bar & Eatery where you will be...

July 26, 2023

Chamber update

The last few weeks have been incredibly busy for the Chamber, and we're certain other businesses have felt the strain from end of financial year obligations. The bulk of our memberships were also up for renewal on 30 June, and we would like to thank our members for continuing their membership with the Chamber. Still on the fence about joining the Chamber?We support a diverse range of businesses - large and small. Our members range from sole traders, to farm advisory services, vets, arb...

July 26, 2023

Z Energy Discount

Want a fuel partner that backs NZ business by driving value at the pump? Get 12c off every litre for three months with Z Business*. Sign up, fuel up and save big at Z, Caltex and Challenge. Vroom! Sign up now for Z Business using promo code CHAMBERNTH have a Z Business fuel card?Just stop by and use your Z Business fuel card to get 12c off every litre until Sunday 8 October!  * Sign up for a Z Business account using promo code CHAMBERNTH by Sunday 3, September 2023...

July 26, 2023

Event: Infometrics Economic Update

Take advantage of your Chamber Membership and get SPECIAL MEMBER PRICING for the Infometrics Economic Update on Tuesday 1 August.For more information about the event check out the advert below or visit the Cambridge Chamber website....

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