June 21

Business Development Forum. Topic: Using technology to innovate, save time and increase profit. Speaker: Josh Doolan, Managing Director, Mudbath Digital. 7.15am for 7.30am – 8.45am (Wests City), corner of King and Union streets, Newcastle West. Members $45.00; non members $55. RSVP essential via hunterbusinesschamber.com.au.

 June 23

  Hunter Business Infrastructure. Topic: Supercars the Business and the Coates Hire Newcastle 500. Guest speaker: James Warburton, CEO, Supercars. 12.30pm-2.00pm. NEX (Wests City), corner of King and Union streets, Newcastle West. Members $105; non Members $155. RSVP via hunterbusinesschamber.com.au.

June 28

 Throsby Basin Business Community. June drinks.  Connecting local Businesses including updates on local news and events. Speaker: Clare Monkley. 5.30pm, Carrington Place,132 Young st, Carrington. Free. RSVP via secretary@throsbybasinbc.com

July 3

 Lone Rangers Business Network. Monthly meeting for micro business owners. Topic: Demystifying the black art of website design and functionality. 5.30pm-8pm, Apollo Hotel, Charlestown. Tickets: $40. See lonerangersnetwork.com.au.

July 12

Hunter Business Women’s Network monthly dinner. Figtree Churrasco, 26 William St, Mayfield. Tickets: $55 for 2016 financial members; $65 for non-members and guests. Bookings via Sticky Tickets.