An Airport the Region Deserves

President's Message An Airport the Region Deserves ​Stephen Crowe joined us to discuss not only the exciting recent runway expansion announcement but also to provide insight into his career that brought him to his current role as Executive Manager Corporate Affairs,...

Don’t lay too much ‘Concrete’

President's Message Don’t lay too much ‘Concrete’ This was one analogy Gus Balbontin used throughout his presentation at McDonald Jones Stadium. Concrete became a solid theme throughout each message and refers to the routine, systems or comfort we unknowingly...

Proud to be a Novocastrian

President's Message Proud to be a Novocastrian April was an extra special event for members and guests who joined us on the stunning Autumn day. We were lucky to secure four local entrepreneurs to share their very individual business experiences. The panel included...

Opportunity knocks for Newcastle

President's Message Opportunity knocks for Newcastle Glenn Thornton – Executive Manager Projects, Port of Newcastle, treated members and guests to an insight into the vision for the old BHP Mayfield site – the largest and best-connected vacant port land site on...

New Year, New Look!

President's Message New Year, New Look! Welcome to 2021! And thank you to all that made it to our first event and new location, Marina Views Function Venue. As is tradition, our first luncheon was our annual Mayoral Panel and included Mayor Kay Fraser, Mayor Ryan...

2021 Is Here!

President's Message 2021 Is Here! Happy New Year and Welcome to 2021! I am (cautiously) excited to be the President of the Newcastle Business Club in its 88th year. 2020 was an unpredictable and challenging year that our Past President, Clare Ferguson lead our Club...