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Westpac Smarts Webinar Series – Event 1: Planning & forecasting amidst uncertainty
BNZ Biz Bites – Electric Vehicles 101
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Wellbeing Webinar – Boost team productivity through head health
Navigating Through Covid Uncertainty
Project Management – PRINCE2® Practitioner Course
Project Management – PRINCE2® Foundation Course
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
Governance for Growth Workshop
Westpac Smarts. Tony Laker
Turning the Flywheel – Jim Collins
St John Mental Health First Aid Course (NFP)
Workshop – Food Concepts – Hygiene and Quality
St John Mental Health First Aid Course – FULLY BOOKED
Hear from the experts – Callaghan Innovation
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Digital Skills – going forward
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Computing Refresher Programme
BNZ Biz Bites – How to Build a Smarter Better Business
2021 Payroll Conference
Leadership Academy
Thought leadership from the agricultural sector
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Regional Cruise Workshop
The Beer Game Supply Chain Simulation
Breakfast with Hon Judith Collins
Workplace Law Update
“Get Dotted” – Amy Scott
Tradie Owner Social Hour
The Aeroplane Game
Raising $2 Million in 10 Minutes
Stewart Island: Got a Good Idea?
Fiordland Business Catch-Up
Performance Management
Men’s Muster – Te Anau
Director Dialogue: It’s called awareness, not being woke
2021 Women’s Enviro Series
BA5 – Hawthorndale Care Village
Southland Business Excellence Awards Launch
Off the Clock Drinks – July
Southland Health, Safety & Wellbeing Expo
Lion Foundation Young Enterprise Business Pitches – Central Otago
Carbon in Business – Introductory workshop
Business After 5 EXPO
Southland Health and Safety Forum
Raising Capital for Growth Game Plan
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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

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Jocelyn O’Donnell: Grasping every opportunity for Southland’s growth
Introducing Project Management – PRINCE2 Courses
Eco-friendly Fertiliser Business Growing Strong
Southern Events Organisation Feels ‘let down’ in Alert Level 2
New Date for Southland Business Excellence Awards
Southland Leaders: Time to Get Out of Alert Level 2
Invercargill teen pitches how to help mental health for Japanese youth
Tangaroa Walker: redefining the dairy industry through education
Janice Lee: Shaking up the disability sector

Conversation with Hon Stuart Nash, Minister of Tourism and Minister of Small and Medium Businesses. Auckland Chamber CEO Michael Barnett and a selection of…

Jocelyn O'Donnell is a finalist in the Southern Institute of Technology’s Business Personality category of this year’s Southland Business Excellence Awards.

With an estimated $1 billion dollars worth of projects commencing or tendering in Southland, The Southland Business Chamber, in partnership with Project Results, is…

A group of Mount Aspiring College students have produced an Eco-friendly spray fertiliser for indoor plants, through the Young Enterprise Scheme (YES) programme. The…

Southland Chamber of Commerce chief executive Sheree Carey says Monday's announcement did not provide clear guidelines, or respite, for the events industry. "Due to…

​We invite the Southland business community to join us at the 2021 Southland Business Excellence Awards evening to be held on Friday, 19 November at Bill Richardson…

Southland Chamber of Commerce chief executive Sheree Carey agreed any future level 1 should include some restrictions. “Given we haven’t had any Covid cases…

An Invercargill teen’s business idea to help improve the mental health of Japanese youth is the New Zealand winner at the inaugural BizVenture Programme…

Tangaroa is a finalist for the Southern Institute of Technology Business Personality award at the 2021 Southland Business Excellence awards.

Janice is one of the three finalists in the Southland Business Excellence Awards under the Southern Institute of Technology Business Personality category.

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

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Thrive in Light
Standalone Trading
Mitre 10 Te Anau
Ray White – Te Anau
Learning Differences Aotearoa Trust
Smith Wood & Woods
Quantum Print
Triflor NZ
Southern Directionz
Workbridge
Southland Community Broadcasters Trust
happyplankton
ArchDraught
ShareNZ
Fiordland Historic Cruises
Southland District Council
Country & Co
Bluff Engineering and Welding
QMS NZ Media Limited
Avalanche Advanced Marketing Services
HSBC
Ministry for Pacific Peoples
Fiordland Jet
O’Connor Richmond
Rayners
Age Concern Southland
Lifetime Group Ltd
Flintoffs Chartered Accountants Limited
Southern Cross Health Society
YMCA
BDO Invercargill
Cruickshank Pryde
ASI Limited
Harrisons Supplies Ltd
Te Anau Lakeview Kiwi Holiday Park & Motels
Essential Resources
PowerNet Ltd
Hokonui Runanga Research & Development Ltd
REMAX Pride
Southern Cross Hospital Invercargill
McCarthy Media and Communications
Invercargill Engineering Co Ltd
Easy Bins Southland Ltd
Green Acres Franchise Group
Gore District Council
Wallacetown Motors 2012 Ltd
The Building Intelligence Group
GWD Motor Group
First Security
Anchorage Motel Apartments
MOS Sheetmetal Ltd
Regional Ford
Angry Coffee Happy Donuts
D G Archer Construction
Adventure Development Limited
Computer Concepts Limited
Telfer Young
Lochiel Trailers and Engineering
Awarua Synergy
Dynamic Maintenance Ltd
Dwayne Carey Video Works
NZ Aluminium Smelter
South Port NZ Ltd
Fiordland Outdoors Co
Thwaites Aluminium Ltd
Power Cool Electrical Ltd
DHL Global Forwarding NZ Ltd
Whats On Invers
Crunchy
Landpro Ltd
Penny Simmonds – Member of Parliament for Invercargill
Stewart Island Flights
Country Manor Ltd
Hop n Vine
ABLE Southern Family Support Southland
Ajax Building Contractors Ltd
Dunedin Community Care Trust
Mediterranean Shipping Co
BioActive Soils
Chrislyn Holdings Ltd
Need A Nerd
Morrifield Developments Ltd
Joseph Mooney – MP for Southland
Focus Technology Group
100% Fiordland Electrical
Bluff Limited
The Headache Clinic
Shakespeare House
Fiordland Trips & Tramps Ltd
Marketelements
Cornerstone Music Enterprises
Quality Foods Southland Ltd
Bank of New Zealand
Fiordland Business Association
Blue Sky Meats (NZ) Ltd
South Alive
Bella Vista Motel Invercargill
Registered Master Builders Association Southern Region
Ralph Moir Limited
AMTEC Electrical Ltd
Evans Freight 2000 Ltd
Southland Multicultural Trust
Windsor Physio
Voicecom
Asure Explorer Motel & Apartments
AWF
4S Consulting Limited
Radfords on the Lake
Black Shag Espresso and Café
Drivetech
Bill Sheddan Plumbing
Power Farming
Great South
Propertyscouts Invercargill
Inside Systems Ltd
Eagles Eagles & Redpath
Fiordland Musculoskeletal Medicine Ltd
Janice Hughes Ltd
Craigs Investment Partners

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The Alignment Container is all about human activation, I help others to reconnect to their own value, their true worth and…

We are the only Seaplane operating in the South Island, offering scenic flights and public access into Fiordland from Te Anau…

We are an outdoor supplies store, supplying all you need for the outdoor pursuits of hunting, fishing, camping and hiking. We…

TPK is the Governments principal policy advisor on MÄori wellbeing and development. Our three strategic priorities are Maori Economic Resilience, Te…

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

Sherry Shelton Music Studio: Private and class tuition in piano, organ, voice and harp. Cornerstone Music Publications: Creating, arranging and transcribing…

Lakefront Lodge, Te Anau’s modern, up-market motel which offers superior accommodation and friendly, helpful service.

Southland Farm Machinery is the agent for John Deere Farming and lifestyle equipment for Southland and Otago, as well as offering…

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

Farm excavation.

Our team are Southland wide, with offices in Invercargill & Riverton and resident salespeople in Te Anau, Tuatapere, Winton, Bluff and…

SDDT charitable trust was established in 2007, and provides Southland with a dedicated research or demonstration farm focused on dairying. The…

APM helps people maintain their health and employment through rehabilitation and support services across NZ. We will work you to develop…

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

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

New CBD development for Invercargill, currently under construction.

We offer health and fitness facilities, personal training, out of school childcare, youth development and education training services supporting learners into…

Motels and apartments in Te Anau

Service Station with parts sales, convenience store and general repair

Findex is one of Australasia’s leading providers of integrated financial advisory and accounting services. We're focused on meeting the needs of…

Rayners is a Southland based heating ventilation and air conditioning company with a presence in Invercargill, Dunedin & Queenstown.

Fitness training, group training, and sport.

Serving Humming Bird coffee and great eats 7 days a week.

FANZ Private Wealth offer financial advisers who sit down with you and take a holistic view of your total wealth. We…

Coaching for neurodiverse teens & adults to understand their brain , ways of thinking and improve wellbeing. Workplace coaching to improve…

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

Our goal is to improve the renewal, profitability and sustainability of complex farming operations through collaborative practice.

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

With local offices across Southland and Otago, we've been providing insurance solutions with outstanding customer service for over thirty years. Our…

Luxury B&B style accommodation located in Te Anau

Registered Master Builders operating within both residential and commercial construction. We are specialist in the installation of insulated sandwich panel and…

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

Automotive Repair One stop shop...wheels n wires we fix it - mechanical, agricultural, marine, WOF servicing, tyres - battery town agent

Te Anau Earthworks Ltd is a locally owned business that covers all aspects of earthworks, water schemes, drainlaying, roading, site works,…

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

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

Fiordland Lakeview is situated on the lakefront with spectacular views of the lake and mountains. We offer a selection of one…

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,…

Specialists in education, document development, resource development, writing, editing, and publication, and specialist education needs.

SIT offers over 250 programmes in a wide range of subjects and NZ qualifications. We’re the home of the SIT ZERO…

Southland's regional development agency. Committed to driving economic, social and cultural growth, Great South has a clear mandate to leverage opportunities…

Occ Health South are a team of Registered Nurses who specialise in occupational/workplace health. Services include pre-employment, post-employment, annual medicals, influenza…

Easyhike specialises in car relocation, independent un-guided hiking packages and hiking food/gear hire for the Fiordland Great Walks & other walks…

The site of Auld Distillery has been growing grain since 1883. By combining grain from our paddocks and pure water from…

Ralph Moir Limited provides services in surveying, land development, wastewater system design, resource management and engineering.

Window and door joinery manufacturers and suppliers in aluminium, UPVC and timber composite. Double and triple glazed, thermally insulated and high…

Ocean Beach - a growing aquaculture centre of excellence and future tourism and hospitality hub at the southern tip of New…

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

FMG has its roots firmly planted in rural New Zealand, which is why you’ll find that we’re different when it comes…

Manufacturer of nutritional products from dairy ingredients including the world’s first sheep milk infant formula using exclusively sheep milk protein. The…

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