Upcoming Events

2/09/2016 IWIB Lunch with Ian Thorpe

When: Friday 02/09/2016 - 12:00noon
Where: Novotel Wollongong Northbeach
Cliff Road, North Wollongong
Subscribers Cost: $98
Non-Subscribers Cost: $115

Includes a 3 course lunch with wine, bubbles, soft drink - tea and coffee

2/09/2016 IWIB Lunch with Ian Thorpe 2/09/2016 IWIB Lunch with Ian Thorpe

Ian Thorpe won five Olympic gold medals, the greatest total of any Australian. Thorpe first grabbed world attention when he won the 1998 world 400m freestyle title in Perth, becoming, at 15, the youngest world champion in history.

Olympic swimming champion Ian Thorpe is a natural in the pool and in front of a crowd.

He excels as a motivational speaker, using his life stories, achievements, failures, and future goals as fodder for his inspirational presentations. Click here to read more on Ian Thorpe 

We thank our sponsors for this event:  

Gold Sponsors: McKeon's Swim School

Silver Sponsors:  Lancaster Law & MediationG J Gardner Wollongong One Agency - JD Property Agents, KPMG,  Novotel NorthBeach

Production Partner:  Relativity   Media Partners: Illawarra Mercury, Nine Wollongong and 96.5 WaveFM

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IWIB Coffee Club on the Deck at the Lagoon! 23/9 /2016

Event Sponsor: This IWIB Coffee Club is proudly sponsored by The Lagoon Restaurant
When: Friday 23/09/2016 - 10:00am
Where: The Deck
Lagoon Restaurant, Stuart Park, North Wollongong
Subscribers Cost: Free
Non-Subscribers Cost: Free

IWIB Coffee Club is a free networking event - it is a condition when you attend IWIB Coffee Club that you purchase a coffee, tea or other beverage.

Please book online to attend  - as we need numbers for catering purposes! 

IWIB Coffee Club on the Deck at the Lagoon! 23/9 /2016 IWIB Coffee Club on the Deck at the Lagoon! 23/9 /2016

IWIB Coffee Club is 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 - however we need you to register online for catering purposes.

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

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Full Calender

  • 14/10/2016 14/10/2016 IWIB Business Networking Lunch 12:00noon
  • 04/11/2016 4/11/2016 IWIB Coffee Club 10:00am
  • 25/11/2016 25/11/2016 IWIB Business Networking Lunch 12:00noon
  • 09/12/2016 9/12/2016 IWIB Coffee Club 10:00am

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) in the "Mercury bag" left on the chairs at IWIB events. NO advertising materials or promotional products are to be left on the tables at IWIB events - they must be placed in the MERCURY BAGS before the start of the event. Please arrive early in order to do this.

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