OPEN FOR BUSINESS

Offering business leadership to the Southland community

Array ( [post_type] => events [post_status] => publish [posts_per_page] => 60 [ignore_sticky_posts] => 1 [orderby] => ID [order] => DESC [tax_query] => Array ( ) ) OODLZ | Webinar
Business On Tap – Coffee and Chat
Jim Collins event – What is the X Factor of Great Leadership?
How to beat inflation – Crypto
New Zealand’s Aluminium Smelter welcomes you to a community forum
Techweek 2022 – Breakfast with T4
Immigration Law Seminar – NEW DATE
Essentials of Leadership
Business on Tap – Climbing out of COVID
Southland Health and Safety Forum – All Things Vaccine
Omicron: What we will we be facing from a Health & Business Perspective
Redefining Success
Ignite Leadership Programme
WATCH PARTY – Southland Business Excellence Awards
Good to Great Primary Sector People & Team Leadership Programme
Courageous Conversations – NEW
Legacy Leadership
Time & Self Management
Business On Tap
Employment law update – COVID-19 Protection Framework & My Vaccine Pass
Employment law update – COVID-19 Protection Framework & My Vaccine Pass
Employment law update – COVID-19 Protection Framework & My Vaccine Pass
Employment law update – COVID-19 Protection Framework & My Vaccine Pass
Wellbeing Webinar – My Heart Check
Wellbeing Webinar – COVID-19 Omicron, some useful advice from Dr Susan Jack
Off the Clock
BNZ Biz Bites – Identifying where technology can add value to your business
BNZ Biz Bites – Get your business ahead faster in 2022
New Member Mixer – Fiordland
POSTPONED New Member Mixer – Fiordland
POSTPONED New Member Mixer
WATCH PARTY – Young Enterprise National Awards 2021
St John Mental Health First Aid Course
NZAS – Partnering with our Community
Managing Uncertainty with Maya Nova
Westpac Smarts Webinar Series – Event 3: COVID-19 and the supply chain issue
Westpac Smarts Webinar Series – Event 2: The HR challenge – looking after your people
Westpac Smarts Webinar Series – Event 1: Planning & forecasting amidst uncertainty
Eastern Southland – Off the Clock Xmas Drinks
BNZ Biz Bites – Electric Vehicles 101
Leadership Academy – FULLY BOOKED
Wellbeing Webinar – Boost team productivity through head health
Navigating Through Covid Uncertainty
Project Management – PRINCE2® Practitioner Course – NEW
Project Management – PRINCE2® Foundation Course – NEW
COIN South: GROW IT.
Cashflow Management
Go Global: Selling wholesale with Alibaba.com
Southland Summer of Work – Virtual Event
Who is losing their “Marbles” in lockdown?
Business On Tap
Wellbeing Webinar – How to Identify Risks to Mental Wellbeing
Westpac Smarts – Mastering Communication
Governance for Growth Workshop
Workshop – Food Concepts – Hygiene and Quality
Hear from the experts – Callaghan Innovation
Social Media Tips and Tricks
Introduction to Computing
Introduction to Barista Skills
Digital Skills – going forward
17 May 2022
3:00pm - 5:00pm

17 May 2022
7:30pm - 8:30pm

18 May 2022
7:30am - 9:00am

18 May 2022
4:30pm - 6:30pm

25 May 2022
10:30am - 11:30am

27 May 2022
10:00am - 11:00am

7 July 2022
9:00am - 5:00pm

8 July 2022
9:00am - 5:00pm

5 August 2022
9:00am - 11:00am

16 August 2022
9:00am - 4:30pm

15 September 2022
9:00am - 5:00pm

19 October 2022
8:30am - 4:30pm

Connecting the Southland business community

We will inform, entertain, and inspire you!

A rich history of business leadership and advocacy combined with the power of people, the Chamber continues to foster a dynamic economy, deliver value to members, and make Southland the greatest region to live and work. 

We’re here to inspire and influence business, and promote, support and encourage sustainable, profitable business growth. Whether you’re a large established organisation or a small developing business, the Chamber is known among its members for it’s ability to work alongside businesses, create opportunities and innovative solutions, and speak loudly for Southland business.

Why Become a Member

We will inform, entertain, and inspire you! 

The Chamber offers extensive benefits and opportunities for members at every level. Whether you are joining for networking, professional development, marketing opportunities, to reduce costs or business advocacy, your membership affords you with access to high-quality programmes, events, and officials that will help you achieve your business goals.

LATEST NEWS

Array ( [post_type] => post [post_status] => publish [posts_per_page] => 10 [ignore_sticky_posts] => 1 [orderby] => date [order] => DESC [tax_query] => Array ( ) ) Southland themed Monopoly board game
Changes to the traffic light system
Inflation main area of concern for businesses
Border reopening: ‘It’s like unwrapping a present’ business leader says
Government reopens New Zealand for tourism
Inflation the ‘biggest villain’ for Southern businesses
Business Confidence Survey
New financial support for businesses
New financial support for businesses affected by Omicron
Hospitality boss ‘frustrated’ with coronavirus messaging

Southland is getting its own version of Monopoly, to be released in time for Christmas. The Southland Business Chamber is creating this special limited…

At 11:59pm on Friday 25 March 2022, our traffic light system is changing.

WITH a pandemic and international conflicts playing out, the “biggest villain” for Southland businesses for the next six months will be inflation, the Southland…

Wings and Water Te Anau chief executive Kylie Krippner said there was a buzz in Te Anau and everyone was talking about the news.…

The Government is bringing forward the date for opening the border to tourists in time for the Australian school holidays, in a move that…

With a pandemic and international conflicts playing out, the "biggest villain" for Southland’s businesses for the next six months will be inflation, the Southland…

The Southland Business Chamber has conducted it's third Southland Business Confidence survey, for the quarter ending February 2022. Your business experience and insights are…

On 21 February 2022, a new targeted COVID-19 Support Payment (CSP) was announced for businesses struggling with revenue during the Omicron outbreak. The CSP…

A new targeted COVID Support Payment will be made available for businesses struggling with revenue during the Omicron outbreak.

Southland chamber chief executive Sheree Carey said the Government should allow all businesses to have rapid antigen tests for workers, not just those deemed…

WHAT OUR MEMBERS SAY

The Southland Chamber provides a network of like-minded businesses people who share passion in what they do.
Benji Baswi
Crunchy
We're really lucky to have the Southland Chamber for their advocacy and business support.
Warrick Low
Vet South
The Southland Chamber has provided us great resources and networking events which are invaluable for our business.
Michelle Findlater
GWD Toyota
The Chamber have supported us really well in connecting the airport to the business community in Southland.
Nigel Finnerty
Invercargill Airport
Locally the support is amazing. The ladies in the office are incredibility inclusive and they have opened their hearts, door and mind to me.
Christina McColgan
Careerforce

MEMBER SPOTLIGHT

Array ( [post_type] => members [post_status] => publish [posts_per_page] => 120 [orderby] => rand [order] => ASC [tax_query] => Array ( ) ) Southland Rural Support Trust
Milford Sound Tourism Ltd
Ambrosia Designer Florist
Country Manor Ltd
Inside Systems Ltd
Fonterra
Latitude 46 Consultants Ltd
Voicecom
Standalone Trading
Green Acres Franchise Group
28 Don Limited
Thwaites Aluminium Ltd
Daiken Southland Limited
Westpac
Black Shag Espresso and Café
O’Connor Consulting
Fortuna Group
Bonisch Consultants
Mobility Transport Southland Ltd
Great South
MPE Limited
SouthRoads
Choppas Tyres Mags and Wheel Alignment
Just Like You, Aotearoa
McDowall Print
Joseph Mooney – MP for Southland
IFS Growth Ltd
Royal Wolf Trading NZ Limited
Sanford Ltd
Invercargill Licensing Trust
BDO Invercargill
EZICAB
Charlie’s Kitchen
McHugh Law
Invercargill Engineering Co Ltd
Workbridge
Chrislyn Holdings Ltd
Kim Barker Strengths Coaching
Invercargill Workingmen’s Club
Fresh Choice Te Anau
Lifetime Group Ltd
CCS Disability Action Southland
Aden Motel
FlourBro
Netball South
100% Fiordland Electrical
Fisher Aluminium Southland
J Fraser & Sons Ltd
Griffin Accountants Ltd
Janice Hughes Ltd
Golf Southland
Bill Sheddan Plumbing
Beef + Lamb New Zealand
Crunchy
Fiordland Joinery
Anchorage Motel Apartments
Mataura Valley Milk Limited
Greenlight Innovations Ltd
Source Development
E-Type Engineering Ltd
Yunca Group
Windsor Physio
Tribe Technology
Eagles Eagles & Redpath
Te Anau Earthworks Ltd
Enterprise Recruitment
A Taste of Scotland Ltd
4 Mates Brewery
Mediaworks Southland
The Custom Bubble
Parklands Motel
Arran Motel Te Anau
Wairaurahiri Jet (1994) Limited
Pyper’s Produce
Gem Solutions Ltd
McLeay Jewellers Ltd
NZCU South
Rent South Ltd
Environment Southland
Kiwi Country
Progressive Engineering Southland Ltd
Alpine Centre Cafe and Bar
Hop n Vine
Penny Simmonds – Member of Parliament for Invercargill
Nigel Moore – Property Brokers & Farmlands Proud
Peter Excell Building Ltd
NZ Red Cross Invercargill
Mataura Licensing Trust
Aon
Propertyscouts Invercargill
Festival Farm
Invercargill Young Professionals
Donaldson Construction Services Ltd
Marketelements
REMAX Pride
JK’s Engineering
Event Bus Charters and Tours
FMG
Justin Lewis
Southern Optical Limited
Crombie Lockwood (NZ) Ltd
Pay Check
Literacy Aotearoa Southern
WM Environmental Ltd
St John Invercargill
Sheet Metalcraft
Strawberry Sound
Silberhorn
Southland Federated Farmers
Adaptive Health and Safety Ltd
Aerofix Fiordland Limited
Shoe Clinic Invercargill
Drivetech
Ajax Building Contractors Ltd
Vodafone
4S Consulting Limited
Te Puni Kokiri – Ministry of Maori Development Murihiku
Southsure Assurance Limited
Careerforce
Harvey Norman Commercial Division

A cloud-based accounting and advisory firm, focusing on SME’s based in Southland & Otago, Cross Group is passionate about helping business…

The most central Te Anau holiday park and camping ground that offers quiet spacious accommodation for all budgets in central Te…

Leadership and business transformation consultancy.

Tribe is a 100% kiwi owned business, with 50 staff working around NZ. The entire leadership team of Tribe have worked…

We offer a range of services including: Direct drilling, cultivation, agricultural spraying & fencing services. We operate in Te Anau and…

Global event consultancy. Architecting all components of global meetings and events - research & analysis, negotiation & contracting, sound programme design,…

Music South is a purpose built teaching studio in Invercargill. Our rapidly expanding music school offers quality tuition from qualified, music…

Many areas of financial advice including Kiwisaver and investment planning; life, health, trauma and income protection insurance, as well as cash…

Mr Green Home Services is a nationwide franchise-based company that was established in 1992, and is 100% Kiwi owned and developed.

If you’re new to Invercargill or looking to grow your network, join IYP. We’re all in the first 15 years of…

We graphic design, build websites & grow ideas with innovation & creativity at the heart of everything we design to add…

The Fat Duck is a gastropub located in beautiful Te Anau. We love our region and the people that live here.…

enable.me is on a mission to get you in control of your money, out of debt faster, growing wealth quicker.

2300 hectare, forth generation sheep and beef property wanting to be involved in the industry for future generations to come.

100% independent, locally owned and operated, new property management firm. A hands-on approach and helping tenants find the perfect home. Rent…

Specializes in wood joinery, kitchens, laundries, wardrobes, stairs & pre hung doors

We have three early childhood centres in Southland - Te Anau, Winton and Invercargill, all built and opened within the last…

40+ years experience in commercial, residential and industrial electrical contracting throughout the South Island.

The purpose of the Fiordland Business Association is to connect, support and advocate for the Fiordland business community.

HSBC is one of the world's largest banking and financial services organisations with offices in 64 countries. Serving its customers worldwide…

Audiovisual hire for events, plus installation and automation in residential and commercial buildings.

Established in 2004. Big, small, alterations, commercial and also new builds. ArchDraught uses AutoCAD Architectural software to produce documents and has…

We are a fully qualified Chartered Accountancy Practice with over 145 years combined experience amongst our team.

A perfect spot to stop for a coffee, beer and wine, takeaways. A warm and spacious environment with beautiful surrounding views.

100% locally owned and operated we have been supplying skips & bins in Invercargill and throughout Southland for over 10 years.…

The newly-renovated bar has craft beer on tap, fine wines & one of the biggest varieties of whisky and gins, all…

Cycling Southland is a regional sporting organisation which administers all road and track cycling within Southland. Cycling Southland is based at…

Chroma is the LGBTQI+ initiative for the greater Southland area of New Zealand, committed to the establishment of a local alliance…

Trusted technology and transformation experts. We enable New Zealand organisations to achieve business outcomes through the successful delivery of technology and…

ADVANTESCO is Peplink's full stocking distributor in NZ, Apple Consultant and with own NOC Center.

Based in Invercargill Fortuna Group is involved in the purchase, establishment and operation of dairy farming businesses in the greater Southland…

Fitness training, group training, and sport.

Landpro is a multi-disciplinary team of land development experts. We are the trusted advisors and enduring problem solvers for clients both…

Accounting Services

We are proud to offer multiple solutions in a one stop shop. Developer, builder, architect, designer, business owner, restaurateur or entrepreneur…

Farm excavation.

Our purpose is to bring the finest mural street artists together to enhance and beautify towns and cities of Aotearoa. .…

Luxury B&B style accommodation located in Te Anau

Health and wellness coach, working with groups, workplaces and individuals. Specializing in Building Better Blokes and working with people in remote…

Rest Home & Hospital was formerly run by the Little Company of Mary, but is now governed by a voluntary Board.…

Fast, nourishing freeze dried food for adventurers – it’s what we do. We’ve made it our mission to produce fast nourishing…

We are a HVAC company specialising in heating, air conditioning, ventilation, biomass, solar and stainless steel.

Subway restaurant based in Te Anau

Hire service available for all tramping gear along with baby equipment. In addition a small taxi service available in Te Anau

WOF, services and repairs on all vehicle makes and models. Automatic transmission repairs and servicing. Latest diagnostic equipment.

We create homely interiors buyers will fall in love with, and help you sell your property quickly for the best price…

Our vision is to contribute to the elimination of sexual harm against women, children and men in society by offering support,…

Professional and experienced house cleaners and commercial cleaning who will wow you with every clean. Whether you want to come home…

Catering & takeaway sandwich shop which offers homemade baking, fresh sandwiches, hot savoury foods, soups in the winter salads in the…

NZME is a leading New Zealand media and entertainment business. Whether reading, listening, watching, our audience gets the content they want…

Freight service. Servicing Invercargill-Winton-Dipton-Wreys Bush-Lumsden-Mossburn-Te Anau & Milford and areas in between. All types of freight from small courier parcels, furniture,…

Te Anau's longest running Bed and Breakfast. Laid out like a motel/hotel but with the personal touch of a B&B. Daily…

Includes Woodlands Butchery, Big Red Butchery and Isla Bank Butchery.

With thanks to our

Community Funding

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

Working Partners

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

National Partners

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

Leadership Academy

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

Export Southland

Sponsor

Export Southland Awards

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

Glass Elevator

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

Building Capability Series

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

Business Excellence Awards

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

Young Enterprise Scheme

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

TradeQual Southland

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

Biz Bites

Sponsor

Export Southland Golf

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

Eastern Southland Golf

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

Business Expo Series

Sponsor

Westpac Smarts

Sponsor

Community Funding

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

Working Partners

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

National Partners

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

Leadership Academy

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

Export Southland

Sponsor

Export Southland Awards

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

Glass Elevator

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

Building Capability Series

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

Business Excellence Awards

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

Young Enterprise Scheme

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

TradeQual Southland

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

Biz Bites

Sponsor

Export Southland Golf

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

Eastern Southland Golf

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

Business Expo Series

Sponsor

Westpac Smarts

Sponsor