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Strong Australia Gold Coast Business Lunch

Strong Australia Gold Coast Business Lunch


The Gold Coast Central Chamber of Commerce together with the Business Council of Australia invite you to join us for a hallmark event for the Gold Coast. You will hear from an incredible panel of guest speakers for the Strong Australia Gold Coast business lunch at the Boulevard Ballroom, Mantra on View Surfers Paradise on Tuesday 27th July 2021 from 12.00pm to 2.00pm.

The Strong Australia roadshow centres on getting outside the major cities and bringing together suppliers, distributors, employees, customers and business organisations to discuss the issues facing our regions and work on the solutions to the challenges people face.

Moderated by Sky News Chief News Anchor, Kieran Gilbert, the panel will focus on the Gold Coast, the opportunities in the region as we emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic and the role business will need to play in our national economic recovery.

The panel will feature:

  • Jennifer Westacott AO, Chief Executive, Business Council of Australia
  • Katrina Troughton, Managing Director, IBM Australia and New Zealand
  • Dig Howitt, Chief Executive Officer and President, Cochlear
  • Peter Allen, Chief Executive Officer, Scentre Group
  • Ben Dawson, Vice President, Australia and New Zealand, Cisco

Don't miss out on this informative lunch and the opportunity to network!

Cost: Members $85 I  Non-Members $95 I Table of 8 $680. Ticket price includes a two-course meal and a drink on arrival.

Date: Tuesday 27th July 2021

Time: 12.00pm to 2.00pm. Registration desk opens at 11.45am

Venue: Boulevard Ballroom, Mantra on View Surfers Paradise

Address: 22 View Avenue, Surfers Paradise

Parking: Discounted rate of $10 per car in the basement of Mantra on View. Guests to see reception prior to departure for discounted rate.


Terms and Conditions

By purchasing a ticket you will become a member of the Strong Australia Network. Membership is free and includes a regular newsletter, invitations to community events, invitations to Business Council of Australia (BCA) networking opportunities and events, participation and access to various communication campaigns and access to BCA information and resources. By providing your personal information (PI), you agree to the BCA collecting and using that PI for providing services to you, including sending updates on BCA matters and initiatives. For more information on the BCA's privacy policy visit: Should you wish to opt out please email:

Venue:Mantra on View Surfers Paradise
Tuesday 27th July 2021
Starting:12:00 PM



PO Box 3918, Robina Town Centre, Gold Coast 4230