Upcoming Events

IWIB Coffee Club 6th July 2018 10am!

Event Sponsor: This IWIB Coffee Club is proudly sponsored by Illawarra Women in Business
When: Friday 06/07/2018 - 10am
Where: Cafe Essay & Conference
Burelli Street, Wollongong
Subscribers Cost: Free
Non-Subscribers Cost: Free

 We will be collecting $10 at the door to cover your networking / coffee / tea / beverage / sweet treat ....which will be donated to our friends at the Salvation Army.

IWIB Coffee Club 6th July 2018 10am!

IWIB Coffee Club is always 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)!

Register online to attend IWIB Coffee Club - no prepayment is required at IWIB Coffee Club - no prepayment is required however, we will be collecting $10 at the door to cover your networking / coffee / tea/ beverage / sweet treat - which will be donated to the Salvation Army.

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

** It is a condition when attending IWIB Coffee Club that you purchase a coffee/tea/other beverage

** It is essential to book online for IWIB Coffee Club

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IWIB Business Networking Lunch 27/07/2018

Event Sponsor: This IWIB event is proudly sponsored by Wollongong Diagnostics
When: Friday 27/07/2018 - 12noon
Where: Novotel Wollongong Northbeach
Admirals Room
Subscribers Cost: $58
Non-Subscribers Cost: $70

Price includes welcome drinks and a delicious 2 course lunch - tea / coffee

IWIB Business Networking Lunch 27/07/2018 IWIB Business Networking Lunch 27/07/2018

 Join us at the Novotel Wollongong Northbeach for the next IWIB Business Networking Lunch event! 

Guest speaker at this event is Nicki Bowman (Speaker, Facilitator & Author)

Nicki Bowman is Wollongong born and bred.  Her career has taken her from the onion fields of New Zealand to the deserts of Burkina Faso.

Nicki has worked across a diverse range of industries including mining, manufacturing and finance.

Her 20+ years in legal, executive & board roles has fuelled her passion for building and developing exceptional leaders, as has her extensive research into what makes leaders great.  In addition to her achievements in the commercial sector, Nicki is also a director and founding board member of Football South Coast Limited, a director of Dress for Success Sydney Inc. and the founder and chair of its Illawarra branch. 

Nicki will share her insights and leadership framework in her keynote titles: You will learn:

The Emotional Hardhat Leader ! 

You will learn:

  • Why the old model of leadership is broken and the impact its having on companies, their employees and their productivity and profitability;
  • Why the ability to protect and preserve the emotional safety of employees is the new frontier for great leadership;
  • and the simple 4 step framework to becoming an "Emotional Hardhat Leader"

This is another not to be missed IWIB Event!

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Full Calender

  • 10/08/2018 10/08/2018 IWIB Coffee Club 10am
  • 07/09/2018 07/09/2018 IWIB Conference & Expo Day
  • 26/10/2018 26/10/2018 IWIB Business Networking Lunch
  • 02/11/2018 02/11/2018 IWIB Coffee Club 10am
  • 30/11/2018 30/11/2018 IWIB Business Networking Lunch 12 noon

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 IWIB PO Box 529 UNANDERRA 2526