Upcoming Events

IWIB Coffee Club 21st February 2020

Event Sponsor: This IWIB Coffee Club is proudly sponsored by m2 kitchen cafe & catering
When: Friday 21/02/2020 - 10am - 11am
Where: M2 Kitchen Cafe - 354 Keira Street Wollongong
Subscribers Cost: Free
Non-Subscribers Cost: Free

Bookings are essential - numbers are required for catering purposes!    

Payment of $5 at the door - includes any size coffee or tea with a selection of mini muffins & savoury tarts is a condition when attending IWIB Coffee Club that everyine attending purchase a beverage from the host venue.

IWIB Coffee Club 21st February 2020

IWIB Coffee Club is a fabulous networking opportunity - a chance to meet new contacts or to catch up with familiar faces and build on your business relationships.

It is networking in a relaxed and informal environment - no formalities - just networking over a coffee! At IWIB Coffee Club you will be surrounded by women (and men) who mean business!

IWIB Coffee Club is open to everyone to attend - you don't have to be an IWIB Subscriber/Member to attend (and men are welcome to all IWIB events)!

Book online to attend IWIB Coffee Club - no prepayment is required at IWIB Coffee Club - however we need you to register online for catering purposes.  Payment of $5 will be required at the door and will cover your coffee (any size) or tea and a mini muffin or savoury tart 

Remember to bring a good supply of business cards to all IWIB events!    

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IWIB Business Networking Lunch 27 March 2020

Event Sponsor: This IWIB event is proudly sponsored by Coach Mel
When: Friday 27/03/2020 - 12noon
Where: Centro CBD
28 Stewart Street, Wollongong
Subscribers Cost: $60
Non-Subscribers Cost: $70

Includes a welcome drink followed by a delicious 2 course lunch - A cash bar will be available for extra drink purchases

IWIB Business Networking Lunch 27 March 2020 IWIB Business Networking Lunch 27 March 2020

Guest Speaker : Melinda Charlesworth

Melinda's topic: Creating Your Ideal Life!

Becoming the best version of you requires you to show up everyday and is the best decision you will ever make.

What does it mean to create your ideal life?

Creating change with a Capital "C"- Coach Mel shares the simple steps to live a life where you are in control of how you choose to feel and you can truly live the life of your dreams.

Wherever you are, whatever your age, and whoever you thought you were - it's never too late to start showing up.

About Melinda : Melinda Charlesworth has a wealth if experience in leading and managing teams by getting the best performance out of each individual.

With over 30 years experience in business, from large multi-nationals to small business, Melinda has the expertise to guide you to exceptional levels of performance in both your professional and personal life.

As an international speaker and author, she is known for her passionate, intelligent and humorous delivery on a variety of topics, she is a dynamic force as a coach and is always will to share her extensive knowledge with others. 

She is passionate about getting the best performance out of each individual according to their strengths and ensuring a harmonious and productive work environment and positive personal life for all of her clients. 

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Full Calender

  • 15/05/2020 IWIB Business Womens Awards Day 15 May 2020
  • 03/07/2020 IWIB Business Networking Lunch 3 July 2020
  • 14/08/2020 IWIB Business Networking Lunch 14th August 2020
  • 25/09/2020 IWIB Conference & Expo Day 25th September 2020
  • 30/10/2020 IWIB Business Networking Lunch 30th October 2020
  • 27/11/2020 IWIB Business Networking Lunch 27th November 2020

Business Networking Lunch event - start time

Please note our IWIB Business Networking Lunch event arrival time is 12noon. We need everyone to arrive at 12noon in order to hand out name badges. ALSO arriving at 12noon not only gives you more time for open networking - it also allows us to start the event on time and to help you get back to work on time after the event.

No Advertising or promotional materials on tables at meetings thanks

One of the benefits of being a subsciber of IWIB is to be able to place your business cards, brochures, flyers, advertising and promotional products (pens etc) on the "IWIB Subscribers Promotional Table" at IWIB lunch events. NO advertising materials or promotional products are to be left on the dining tables at IWIB events - they must be placed on the "IWIB Subscribers Promotional Table" before the start of the event. Please arrive early in order to do this.....please take any materials you have left on the tables as your valuable printing will be placed in the recycling after the event.

Ticket Refunds & Exchanges once booked

Tickets to IWIB Events are non-refundable, however you may transfer your ticket to another date, with over 48hrs cancellation notice (we have to give final numbers & pay the venue by that time).  Please email to arrange cancellation and transfer of your ticket to another event.

Event Sponsorship

IWIB attracts an impressive line up of sponsors who contribute to the success of the IWIB Business Networking Lunch event and other IWIB events. In return sponsors enjoy a range of benefits! For more details on Sponsoring an IWIB Business Networking Lunch Event or IWIB Coffee Club or other events – email

Payment Methods

CREDIT CARD (PayPal): Pay Using VISA or Mastercard! Payment is secured using Paypal's payment system. You DO NOT need a Paypal account to use this method of payment. Instructions for payment by Credit Card/PayPal appear at the end of registration for each event.

DIRECT DEPOSIT: Banking Details: IMB
Account Name: IWIB
BSB: 641 800 ACC: 200551344
REFERENCE: Your SURNAME or BUSINESS NAME as on event registration

OVER THE COUNTER AT ANY IMB BRANCH: Please advise the teller of your SURNAME as it will need to appear on our bank records.

CHEQUE: Please make cheques payable to: Illawarra Women in Business and post to 354 Keira Street Wollongong 2500