Tradelinked Cairns & PNG Business Networking Event 27 May 2014

Starts: Tuesday, 27 May 2014

Location/Venue: Ba8, Shangri-La Hotel, PierPoint Road, The Marina, Cairns

Guest speakers at the May 2014 Event were Gary Aylward, Cairns Chamber of Commerce providing a quick overview of the recent Australia PNG Business Forum; Mark McCarthy, International Business Unit, TAFE North on TAFE's PNG Scholarship Program; Pat McElligott, Inflight Publishing on final registrations for the Australia & PNG Industry & Mining Resources Exhibition 11 & 12 June in Cairns and Helen Simpson promoting JUTE's new production "Bastard Territory" which has links to PNG.

Martin Snook from Wycliffe Australia with Garry Davey, Cairns Barrier Reef Lions Club Inc and Partner

Peter Maletz and Chris Campbell, Hanrick Curran speaking with Jenny Coates, Shangri-La Hotel

Mark McCarthy, TAFE North with Alex Harrison from Heavy Support Mining Group

Ian McKirdy, Dept State Development, Infrastructure & Planning with Gary Aylward, Hot Croc Advertising; Pat McElligott, Inflight Publishing and Dan Smith from NQ Promotional Products

Mary Hikimet from PNG Community Services Australia with Micah Nkiwane, Pacific Cairns

Olive Tau Davis from Laurabada Consultancy Cairns with Ian Urquhart and Annemarie Rhodes from Air Niugini

PNG Scholarship Students recently arrived in Cairns to do the Cert III, Airconditioning and Refrigeration

Shervin Tambrchi from Absolute Law with John Hartigan, Hartigan & Associates and Clint Flanagan from Cutting Edge Accounting

Moses Sharaz, A.S.K. Training College with Steve Zeiger from Greenbelt Organic Fertiliser and Judy Noller, Trade & Investment Qld

Katie Johnson from TAFE North with Aaron & Jenine from Tropicana Lodge

Les Searle from True 3D with Olive Tau Davis, Laurabada Consultancy Cairns and Helen Simpson from Simpson Marketing

Andrew Crosby from TAFE North with Peter Wandel from Peters ATV & Outdoor Power Equipment

James and Stuart Munro from Cairns Sheridan Hotel with Ian Urquhart from Air Niugini

Alex Harrison from Heavy Support Mining Group with David Westley from Sports Consultancy

Brad Riley, TAFE North with Lyn Carlyle-Jacob  from Cairns Business College

Rowland Percy and Tamika Fowler from Red Energy Promotions with Tim Balk, Bolton Print

One of the night's speakers - Mark McCarthy from TAFE North introducing the PNG Scholarship Students for Cert III Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration

Pat McElligott from Inflight Publishing giving final details on the Australia & PNG Industry & Mining Resources Exhibition

Una Stewart from Yes Insurance Solutions was one of our Tradelinked Business Card draw winners

Look Who’s here:

34 Businesses attended the May 14 Tradelinked Cairns & PNG business networking event.

Absolute Law Lawyers & Attorneys

Air Niugini

Arjay Advertising

ASK Training College

Bolton Print

Cairns Business College

Cairns Chamber of Commerce

Cairns Language Centre

Cairns Sheridan Hotel

Cutting Edge Accounting

Dept State Development, Infrastructure & Planning

Fuss Free FIFO

Greenbelt Organic Fertiliser

Hanrick Curran Accountants, Strategists

Heavy Support Mining Group


Hot Croc Advertising

InFlight Magazine

John Hartigan & Associates

Laurabada Consultancy Cairns

NQ Promotional Products

Pacific Cairns

Peters ATV & Outdoor Power Equipment

PNG Community Services Australia

Red Energy Promotions

Shangri-La Hotel

Simpson Marketing

TAFE North

Trade & Investment Queensland (TIQ)

Tropicana Lodge

TropSEA Engineering & Environmental

True 3D

Wycliffe Australia

Yes Insurance Solutions