Porirua Business Month 2023

Porirua business month, June 2023

Business Month in Porirua

June 2023

Celebrated throughout June, with a series of events to support, inspire and grow.

There will be six free events that covered wide-ranging aspects of business.

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Women in Business

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Thursday 1 June 2023
6.00pm – 8.00pm
Pātaka Art Museum

Hear from three successful wāhine who will share their journey in business. Join us for Q&A and a chance to network afterwards.

  • Miria Flavell – Hine Collection
  • Natalie Ferguson – Powrsuit
  • Barbara Edmonds – Local MP


Business After 5 with Kevin Biggar

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Wednesday 7 June 2023
5.30pm – 7.30pm
The Supply Room

Porirua Chamber of Commerce and Porirua City Council invite you to join us for a Business After 5 event with Kevin Biggar and the chance for a Q&A and networking.


Love Local Expo

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Saturday 10 June 2023
Te Rauparaha Arena, Porirua

Now in its fourth year, the expo at Te Rauparaha Arena showcasing the best of our local products, services, crafts and community services, has become a not-to-be missed event. “Love Local really brings the best of our city together under one roof, highlighting the sheer amount of innovation, service and quality we have right here in Porirua.” Porirua Mayor Anita Baker.

Find the event on Facebook and share with you friends


Update from Helmut Modlik, Ngāti Toa

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Wednesday 14 June 2023
5.30pm – 7.30pm
Pātaka Art + Museum, Porirua

Join Helmut Modlik for a discussion on the future focus of Ngāti Toa, followed by Q&A and networking. We engage with Ngāti Toa through their iwi authority, Te Rūnanga O Toa Rangatira. 

The council and Te Rūnanga have signed a strategic partnership agreement.


Porirua Pasifika Biz Fest

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Sunday 25 June 2023
11am – 3pm
Te Rauparaha Arena, Porirua

Kia Orana, Malo Elelei, Bula Vinaka, Malo Ni, Fakaalofa Lahi Atu, Talofa Lava & Warm Pacific Greetings! Porirua Pacific Business Hub and Porirua City Council invite you to join us for Porirua Pasifika Biz Fest.

Experience some of these inspiring Pacific Individuals and businesses, connect with incredibly Pacific business owners PLUS see fantastic performances, and listen to some special guests.


Economic Update from Brad Olsen

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Friday 30 June 2023
9.30am – 11.30am
Pātaka Art + Museum

Join Brad Olsen for an economic update on Porirua.

Brad Olsen, Chief Executive and Principal Economist at Infometrics and one of New Zealand's leading economic commentators.

He will also share his thoughts on the next 2 years, as well as a Q&A and networking session.


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