The 2017 Small Business Awards

Innovation.  Diversification.  Inspiration.
Derby is home to many successful businesses embracing the opportunities of this constantly evolving region, and succeeding. 
The 2017 Derby Small Business Awards aims to unearth these operators, offer recognition to their amazing achievements, and inspire growth of small to medium enterprise in the region. The winners of the Derby Small Business Awards will receive significant recognition as well as automatic nomination for the Western Australia Regional Small Business Awards held in Perth, November 2017. See attached document to read the benefits of applying for a Small Business Award.
In 2016 a Derby Business was not only nominated to enter the regional awards but then went on to win the overall WA Small Business of the Year Award!
With finalists from 9 regions across the State, the competition was fierce but Derby business Wattnow Electrical took out the title and deserved every bit of it! 
Key Dates:
Monday the 15th of May 2017 - Entries close for Derby Awards
Wednesday the 31st of May 2017 - Derby winners announced at Awards evening at Neaps Bistro
November 2017 West Australian Regional Small Business Awards, Perth

Event Date: May-31-2017
Venue: Neaps Bistro

Business After Hours - DWA Industrial Resources

The Derby Chamber of Commerce would like to invite you to a Business After Hours event hosted by DWA Industrial Resources.
An afternoon for people and local businesses to get together and talk about all things Derby.
Not to be missed, DWA Industrial Resources will be doing a special presentation on “Occupational Health & Safety on Mine Sites”, what Derby Businesses need to know, with some additional information on DWA’s capabilities and involvement in the local business community!
A special guest at this event will be: Scott de Kruijff General Manager Operations for Mt Gibson Iron! With over 30 years experience in the mining industry in senior operational roles across a range of commodities, this is your chance to learn more about the industry and also to expand on recent media and developments concerning Koolan Island!
So come along to meet and greet people from our community and get amongst it!
Food and nibbles will be provided and drinks will be available, BYO welcome.
It will be held at the workshop on Wells Street, Derby WA 6728.
Please RSVP to ASAP to assist with catering!

Event Date: May-03-2017
Venue: Lot 921 Well St, Derby

2017 AGM

The Derby Chamber of Commerce will be holding the AGM in April 2017.

Watch this space for more information coming soon...

Event Date: Apr-12-2017

Dept. Mines Business After Hours

The Derby Chamber of Commerce would like to invite you to a Business After Hours event hosted by The Department of Mines and Petroleum (DMP). The Department of Mines and Petroleum (DMP) is regulator of the resources industry in Western Australia.  Come for an afternoon cuppa and hear about the proposed Thunderbird mineral sands project from the industry regulator’s perspective and ask questions.  We will also be talking about the 2017 DMP Community Partnership Awards.

Event Date: Mar-29-2017
Venue: Sportsmen's Club

Business After Hours

Want to know what's happening in the Derby Business Community?
Come along the Derby Chamber of Commerce meetings and events.
Please contact the Chamber with your details to be added to our community notice database...

Event Date: Mar-02-2017

Sheffield Resources Business Event

Thursday the 2nd of March- Sheffield Resources Business Event @ 5pm-7pm Sheffield Resources are hosting the next Business After hours with lots of information and discussion about the Thunderbird Project, with Bruce McFadzean, and Thunderbird Project Manager Jim Netterfield. After the business briefing at 5pm- the fun begins with refreshments, food and a sausage roll competition at 6pm. See you there at the Sportsmen’s club, Ashley Street.

Event Date: Mar-02-2017
Venue: Derby

Derby Community Expo

The Shire of Derby/West Kimberley invites visitors and residents to the annual Derby Community Expo on February 19th, 2017.
Held at the Derby Sportsmen's Club, the event hosts heaps of giveaways, fun activities, information about Derby and food will be available. It's a great opportunity to get to know Derby and what it has on offer to ensure you make the most of your time in the West Kimberley. This year a sundowner social & local musicians jam session will be on from 4pm - 6pmFor more information on the event, or if you would like to hold a stall on the day, please visit the Shire website or call 08 9191 0933.

Event Date: Feb-19-2017
Venue: Derby Sportsmen's Club

Kimberley Economic Forum

The Kimberley Economic Forum 2016 is hosted by the Derby Chamber of Commerce and we are excited about it!
For more information head over to our information page on our home tool bar or visit the website 

Event Date: Oct-31-2016
Venue: Derby Sportsman's Club