December 6

Hunter Business Women’s Network Christmas event. Hosted by Coco Skin and Laser. 5:45pm registration for a 6:00pm start. Level 5, 175 Scott Street, Newcastle. Tickets: Members ticket & 2018 early bird membership $65; Event only tickets  $35 for 2017 financial members and $55 for guests. Details and bookings via Sticky Tickets. 

December 6

Throsby Basin Business Chamber Christmas Party. Topic: Jingle & Mingle. Speaker: Clare Monkley. 5.30pm Carrington Place. 132 Young St, Carrington. Free, however reservations essential for catering. Contact secretary@throsbybasinbc.com or telephone 4929 5544.

December 12

A Crash Course in Xero. Speaker: Xero’s Hanna Barry. 5.30pm - 7.30pm. The Business Centre, 265 King Street, Newcastle. Cost: $45.

December 13

Gen Collective Christmas function. Speaker: Michelle Crawford. Bocado’s Spanish Kitchen, King Street, Newcastle. Tickets $55 plus booking fee non-members; $50 plus booking fee Gen Collective members. Ticket includes two drinks. Tickets: Email info@gencollective.com.au or call Jennifer Parkes on 0438 121 119.

February 9

Hunter Outlook. Property Council of Australia Hunter Chapter. Speakers: Leone Lorrimer, CEO dwp; Niall Cunningham, principal, development management, wsp; Amanda Wetzel, City Plan strategy and development. 12.00pm-2.00pm, NEX, West City, 39 King St, Newcastle. Members: $110; Non-members: $165.