Business events

Ku-ring-gai Council runs business events that provide local businesses the chance to learn and connect.

These events range from small practical workshops to large half day events. We encourage you to get involved.

Upcoming events

Free Visual Merchandising Workshop - ideal for retailers, cafes and restaurants

Learn how to attract and more effectively connect with your customers with the help of visual merchandising consultant Charmaine Corcoran.

Essential for any shop owner, café or restaurant looking to attract more customers and grow their business.


Monday 27 May, 6 to 8pm

Light refreshments provided


Roseville Golf Club, 4 Links Avenue, Roseville



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Brought to you by Ku-ring-gai Council and the Office of the NSW Small Business Commissioner, visual merchandising expert Charmaine Corcoran has significant experience working with local and global retailers to improve sales, customer experiences and retention. Adopt her simple visual mechanising techniques to boost your bottom line.

By attending this workshop you will:

  • Get an introduction to visual merchandising and learn about its five principles.
  • Find out how visual merchandising can drive sales.
  • Hear real-world examples of how visual merchandising can enhance your brand.
  • Leave with practical ideas to apply to your business.
  • PLUS five businesses will get the chance to have a free 1-hour visual merchandising consultation with speaker Charmaine Corcoran.

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Women in Business Session

Calling all female business owners!

Is your business established but ripe for expansion? Are you wanting to take it to the next level but aren’t sure how? Then this session is for you!

Business growth and sales specialist Maree Kirkpatrick hosts our first Women in Business workshop.

Maree will show you how to sustainably grow your business with improved sales and automation while giving you the flexibility and freedom to have a life outside work.

This practical workshop has interactive exercises that will help you gain practical know-how for your business. Plus network with like-minded people and share ideas and issues.

You’ll leave the session knowing what you need to do to achieve a new level of success!


Blair Wark, VC, Community Centre, 1 Dunstan Grove, Lindfield


Friday 24 May, 10am – 1pm



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