Save the date – 2018 event dates

Latrobe Women in Business are excited to bring you some great events and networking opportunities in 2018.

Mark these dates in your calendar, speaker and event details will be released soon.

Thursday 22 February – twilight event at Narkoojee Winery, Glengarry

Thursday 7 June – lunch event at the Premiere Function Centre, Traralgon

Thursday 20 September – lunch event at the Premiere Function Centre, Traralgon

Thursday 29 November – Christmas party, venue to be announced

February networking event for 2018

Small beginnings build inspiration ideas The first Latrobe Women in Business event for 2018 offered inspirational, sustainable business success stories. Chris Clarke, from Swale Developments and Sallie Jones, from Gippsland Jersey, both shared their business stories and inspired us all to consider what was possible. Narkoojee Winery at Glengarry looked after us with delicious food…

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Christmas party celebrates 2017

LWIB finished 2017 with a Christmas party at the Wine Down bar in Traralgon. It was a lovely warm summer evening with lots of catching up, nibbles and great live music from local duo ‘Ad Libb’. Visit the gallery to take a look at some photos from the night. Merry Christmas to all our members,…

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Financial Security for Women workshop

Registrations are now open for the Financial Security for Women workshops being run in conjunction with Latrobe City Council, the Small Business Mentoring Service and Latrobe Women In Business. The program  includes two workshops, a business mentoring session, a financial planning session and mentoring review as follow up. A great opportunity, and the workshop is…

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Small Business Festival 2017

Latrobe Women in Business are pleased to be supporting the Small Business Festival 2017. Hope you can join us for the Traralgon event on 31 August featuring Lydia Lassila. See full details here. This event is usually a sell out each year so book your early bird tickets to ensure you don’t miss out!

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Energise Latrobe brainstorming notes

Our May event featured time to workshop ideas and thoughts on the theme Energise Latrobe. Lead by a panel of speakers there were many ideas to share and consider. The brainstorming sessions have been combined into some quick to read notes, we invite you to take a look and share/use them in future planning in…

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Innovative Ideas to Inspire Latrobe Women

Our first LWIB event for 2017 showcased innovative business ideas for growing Latrobe Valley Thanks to our amazing speakers Andrew McCarthy from Gippsland Solar, Lizi Maskiell from Raw Harvest, Andrew Northover professional photographer and filmmaker, and our MC Celene Foenander, for sharing their positive stories on growing their innovative businesses in Latrobe Valley. By Jorg…

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Speakers inspire Leadership at our May event

 “Work hard and believe in yourself” were golden tips to remember. The value of women in leadership is a hot topic, and our speakers shared their ideas and experience with us on how they have achieved in their own leadership roles. The panel discussion that followed and question time gave everyone the chance to seek…

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Registrations open for our May event 2016

We are pleased to announce details for our upcoming May event The Value of
 Women in Leadership A positive and diverse discussion on overcoming unconscious bias and how women can proactively continue to influence and guide gender diversity from within their professional roles, not only in private companies, but also government and community organisations. We…

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A successful start to 2016!

Our first Latrobe Women In Business event for 2016 has left us inspired and ready for the year ahead. Thanks to our amazing speakers and MC, Sue Tanian, Honey Brown and Celene Foenander (Pictured above L-R) for sharing their stories and inspiring us to consider our own goals and dreams. Narkoojee Vineyard were very generous…

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