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Join us for lunch with Wally Lewis

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You are invited to The City of Ipswich Business Luncheon on Thursday 20th June

with Wally Lewis – Overcoming Adversity

Wally Lewis enjoys the ultimate rating in rugby league – one of the greatest players of all time.

Universally recognised as ‘The King’ for his superlative displays for Queensland and Australia, Lewis has etched his name in rugby league folklore with his selection as an Immortal, induction in the Australian Sporting Hall of Fame and inclusion in the Australian Kangaroos Team of the Century as five-eighth.

But the accolades don’t finish there.

Wally Lewis played 33 Tests for the Australian Kangaroos between 1981 and 1991 and was captain from 1984 onwards. In the grand theatre of State of Origin, he played 31 times for Queensland, captaining them in all but one match. Such a dominant figure was he in Origin, he won eight man-of-the-match awards – a record still standing – twice as many as any other player in State of Origin history.

This event is proudly presented by Mylestones Employment who as you may be aware, are a profit-for-purpose organisation that provides vital support to more than 5,000 people with disabilities across Queensland and northern New South Wales. Mylestones are focused on creating more opportunities for people with barriers and disabilities to find work, earn an income, gain independence, develop new skills and follow their passions.

Date:            Thursday 20 June 2019
Time:           11.30am to approx. 2.00pm
Venue:         North Ipswich Corporate Centre, The Terrace Nth Ipswich
Cost:            Members: $77 – Table of 8: $616 –  Non-Members: $99

2019 Business Excellence Awards – Nominate Today

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The 2019 Business Excellence Awards celebrate success and aim to showcase the achievements of businesses and employees making contributions to the continued growth of our economy.

Entries are open to all businesses and individuals within the region. You do not have to be a Chamber member to enter as Your Chamber represents all businesses across the region.

We encourage everyone to nominate either yourself or colleagues for these prestigious awards, as we acknowledge and celebrate your achievements achievements.

Winners will be unveiled at the prestigious Gala Dinner on Saturday, 26 October.

We look forward to receiving another record amount of entries this year and wish everyone the very best of luck.

Nominate today to be part of the action!

Your Chamber Your Business be part of it!

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The Ipswich Chamber of Commerce and Industry has been an integral part of the business community since 1906 and is the leading business body in the region whose primary goal is to CONNECT, INFORM and ADVOCATE for local business.

Your Chamber remains at the cutting edge of events, infotainment and innovation to drive Your Business further.

CONNECT: Your Chamber’s most fundamental mission is to generate more business activity for your business and the community by providing the opportunity to CONNECT and engage with each other to form strong business partnerships that have real value.

Did you know Your Chamber membership entitles you to the following benefits?

Complimentary food & drinks at some superb venues.
Complimentary entertainment provided by local artists.
Complimentary referrals & networking opportunities.

Our Networking AFTER 5 events provide all these benefits and more to you for free as a Member of the fastest growing Chamber in the region.

We recognise that every dollar in business is hard-earned!… So, we know that we must deliver value for your membership.  This year, more than ever before, we expect your inclusion in all the exclusive offers, events and services will continue to exceed the moderate cost of membership.

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