Business networking groups


There are many networking groups in our region to support people who:

  • Are starting a business
  • Own or manage a business
  • Work for a local business.

Browse the groups below to connect and expand your networking opportunities.   

Chambers of Commerce

Local business networks

  • Hastings Women's Business Network
    A vibrant, active network hosting regular networking events and professional development opportunities, providing mentoring, sponsorship and fundraising initiatives.
  • Micro Business Forum
    Education, networking and support for start-ups and established micro-business owners in the Port Macquarie-Hastings region so that they can learn, grow and succeed.
  • Greater Port Macquarie Tourism Association
    Representing the interests of the tourism industry in Greater Port Macquarie, including Camden Haven and Wauchope, with the aim of achieving a sustainable increase in visitor numbers.
  • The Business Portal
    An online space for businesses and business support networks in Port Macquarie and surrounding areas to connect, share, promote and network.

National/State groups

  • Business NSW
    Business NSW is an independent, not-for-profit membership organisation that helps create economic conditions that allow businesses to grow.
  • Business Australia
    Business Australia is a free membership organisation that provides tools, resources and advice to support businesses.