Past Events

Northern Territory


28 Mar 2019

Development House, The Esplanade

ACBC NT, in association with Minter Ellison, are pleased to offer an important br...

Darwin - End of year networking

14 Dec 2018

Rendezvous cafe Mitchel Street

End of year networking dinner for members and guests, ...

Darwin - Standing on the Edge. 2019 Global Trade Outlook and the NT

11 Dec 2018


How will “business as usual” change in 2019? What are the threats? Why do they matter and how can we respond? What do tariffs, trade wars, supply chain disruptions and the New Silk Road mean for NT business and investment? ...

Darwin - Business Links in Shenzhen

24 Oct 2018

NADO office, Development House, Esplanade Darwin

Explore how to develop business links in Shenzhen using the Donghai direct flight links. Developments and feedback from the REACHING SOUTH conference in Shenzhen. Register here  ...

Darwin - Practical digital solutions for small business

27 Sep 2018

Sailing Club, Darwin

ACBC members are invited to meet and greet like-minded businesses operating in or looking to operate in the Chinese and Mandarin speaking market and find out more about accessing the Australian Small business Advisory Services Digital Solutions program now available to Territory and Far North Queensland Businesses. ...

Darwin - ONE BELT ONE ROAD IN AUSTRALIA - Everything you need to know

10 Jul 2018

Darwin, Darwin Convention Centre July 10 to 12 REGISTER NOW

For the first time in Australia, this two-day conference will hear from Chinese and Australian experts as they explain China’s ‘One Belt One Road’ policy, its implications and how to develop valuable business opportunities and networks. Darwin is located at the southern end of the Maritime Silk Road and is the ideal location for this ground-breaking discussion. Delegates will explore the opportunities for coordination between the One Belt One Road policy f...

Darwin - Five China Business Essentials

22 Feb 2018

North Australia Office, 76 Esplanade

In the first ACBC Business Briefing for 20018, Ms Niki Chen explains the 5 business essentials you need to know if you are thinking about doing business in China.  This updated information is also a refresher for those already involved in China. Ms Chen will cover:...


06 Dec 2017

Rendezvous Cafe at NT House, 22 Mitchell Street

The ACBC NT warmly invites you to join us for an opportunity to broaden your China Business Network and share your ideas while enjoying a 9 course Chinese Banquet.  This event will also be a chance to meet the new committee in a social environment while also taking the time to review &...


20 Oct 2017



Darwin - 2017- 2018 AGM

18 Oct 2017

8.30 - 9.30 Deloittes Office, TIO Building, Mitchell Street Darwin FREE

AGM for Northern Territory branch.  ...

Darwin -ncrease your understanding of the current NT Chinese engagement strategy

29 Sep 2017

Confucius Institute, CDU Casuarina Campus, Building Orange 2 Level 4

to increase your understanding of the current Chinese engagement strategy through the activities of each organisation and NT businesses currently engaging in the Chinese market. Come and hear from the experts and listen to case studies from businesses that are experiencing success and learn how you can get involved. Time: 5.15 7.00pm (light refreshments and drinks will be provided) ...

NT delegation One belt One Road Expo Xian

03 Jun 2017


Australia China Business Council NT is hosting a shared-user high quality exhibition stand at the Silk Road International Exposition in Xi'an.  This is a national level event of national significance, attracting most of t...

Darwin - ChAFTA Training Program

11 Apr 2017

NADO office, Development House, 76 The Esplanade Darwin

Learn how to utilise ChAFTA to achieve deeper access to the China market for your business.          ...

How to use WeChat and develop a WeChat group

01 Mar 2017

8.30 - 9.30 Deloittes Office, TIO Building, Mitchell Street Darwin FREE

WHAT A BUSINESS TOOL! Over 80% of WeChat users open WeChat on average of 24 times a day. AUTOMATIC TRANSLATION! Translate any WeChat text message. VOICE CALLS. Leave a message cheaply and easily. CREATE AN NT GROUP. The ACBC NT Rizhao WeChat group was an invaluable communication resource at least years Rizhao conference. It saved users hundreds of dollars in roaming fees and international call charges. Join WeChat expert, Kelvin Chan, for a short breakfast briefing and learn how to set up...

NT Investment informatiuon forum Beijing (Save the date)

16 Nov 2016

Bejing, Jinan, Rizhao

Place sever. Proposed events to bring existing Chinese investor in the NT together to meet with NT Governmenet and business in Beijing. ...

Darwin - How to host succesful Chinese business events

05 Oct 2016

NT Parliament house dining room

Learn how to meet expectations when working with Chinese business and investors. This event provides a background briefing and refresher for Government Ministers, officials and businesses working in China or hosting Chinese delegations in the NT. Also covers expectations for Australian restaurants and service providers. ...

China delegation briefing

22 Sep 2016

Long Fong restuarant

Pre-departure delegatiion briefing for NT Education Department. Closed event. ...

Deliver to China e-Commerce Darwin

11 May 2016

Territory Conference Room, Ground Floor, Northern Australia Development Office 8.30 to 12.30

DON’T GET LEFT OUT of the Chinese demand for Australian products and services. PUT YOURSELF on the map for Chinese consumers. UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY to learn from on-the-ground China experience from internationally recognised marketing experts China Blue Print and China Skinny. LEARN FROM the experience of NT based businesses which use the web to boost service and product sales to China. LEARN WHAT is possible at this not-to-be-missed practical hands-on event. LEARN HOW to use e-commerce...

Deliver to China e-commerce Alice Springs

10 May 2016

Alice Springs Central Australia Development Office, Todd Mall 8.30 to 12.30

DON’T GET LEFT OUT of the Chinese demand for Australian products and services. PUT YOURSELF on the map for Chinese consumers. UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY to learn from on-the-ground China experience from internationally recognised marketing experts China Blue Print and China Skinny. LEARN FROM the experience of NT based businesses which use the web to boost service and product sales to China. LEARN WHAT is possible at this not-to-be-missed practical hands-on event. LEARN HOW to use e-commerce...

DARWIN: The China Update: Business Opportunities for Australia

18 Feb 2016

Northern Australia Development Office, The Esplanade

On 11-15 April 2016, The Hon. Andrew Robb AO MP, Minister for Trade and Investment is expected to lead a delegation of Australian business representatives to China as part of the Australia Week in China (AWIC). AWIC 2016 will consist of trade, investment, education and tourism promotion events - all designed to highlight commercial opportunities under...

DARWIN - Members CNY networking event

11 Feb 2016

Lazy Susan Restuarant

Netwworking opportunity with a Chinese New Year theme ...

Darwin: Winning International Business for the NT featuring Mao's Last Dancer Li Cunxin

05 Oct 2015

Darwin Convention Centre

Supported by ACBC NT. Designed to mesmerise and enthral, "Winning International Business for the NT" showcases more than two hours of inspirational messages, filled with thought provoking and insightful narrations from "Mao's Last Dancer" and two small Northern Territory businesses which have expanded internationally. ...


30 Sep 2015

NT Tourism Office

The ASGM is combined with a Tourism briefing. Meeting will hear from • Renee Miller – International Expo 2016 • Stephanie Hawkins – DOB Grants relevant to ACBC • Robert Crack – International Operations Manager Tourism NT – re Tourism NT’s activities in the China Market. ...

Darwin: NT Export Awards

24 Sep 2015

Darwin Convention Centre

ACBC NT invites you to attend special gala dinner presentation of the 22nd Chief Minister's NT Export and Industry Awards, Thursday 24 September 2015, 7.00pm - 10.00pm at the Darwin Convention Centre.Promoting the importance of international trade and industry, these awards recognise the outstanding achievements and success stories of Northern Territory exporters and industry leaders. ...

Darwin: Release of NT China Asia Engagement Strategy

16 Sep 2015

Darwin Convention Centre

Peter Styles, Minister of Asian Engagement and Trade will brief ACBC members on the new China/ Asia engagement strategy. Details in ACBC NT newsletter ...

Darwin: Creating a roadmap for Australian businesses heading to Asia

10 Sep 2015

North Australia Development Office 76 Esplanade Darwin

Andrew Parker, PwC Partner Asia Practice and panel guest speakers will focus on the importance of Asia as a key future market for Australian businesses and provide practical insights to support the director community on growth opportunities in Asia. ...


23 Jul 2015

NAB Conference Room, 71 Smith St, Darwin

Minister Styles will release the report. Time: 12:30pm - 2:00pm Date: Thursday, 23rd July, 2015 Venue: NAB Conference Room, 71 Smith St, Darwin Cost: FREE! Buffet lunch provided after release ...

Guangzhou: NT Delegation to Guangzhou International Financial Expo June

26 Jun 2015


The Australian China Business Council, NT, invites you to participate in the wealth event Guangzhou International Financial Expo (GZIFE) in June. This wealth event will give your company access to high net worth individuals, investors and independent travellers. These are the people who add value to your business and grow your business opportunities.In June 26-28 the Guangzhou Provincial Government holds the Guangzhou International Financial Expo (GZIFE.) It's an annual and well establ...

Darwin: Face to face with Chief Minister and other Ministers

22 Mar 2015

Loong Fong Restuarant

This is strictly a members only event with limited places. Meet with Chief Minister Giles and other senior Ministers for one-on-a-table discussion about business concerns and suggestions. Ministers will visit each table for discussion and feedback. Registration . ...

Darwin: How Your Business Can Sell Directly to Chinese Customers Online

23 Feb 2015

Deloitte Private, Level 11, 24 Mitchell Street Darwin

(FULLY BOOKED) E-commerce is flourishing in China. And the good news for Territory retailers, growers, manufacturers and service providers is that Chinese consumers are willing and eager to buy products from overseas, with 32% of Chinese respondents to a recent Nielsen survey saying they’ve already purchased overseas goods online. With over 600 million Chinese consumers already online and with an estimated trade value of more than $20 billion in online foreign products in 2014, these...

Christmas Drinks - members and guests

28 Nov 2014

Lotus Bar

Join Members and Guests of Australia China Business Council For Christmas Drinks Friday, 28 November 2014 at Lotus Bar 5.30pm—7.00pm Member $20.00 | Guest $30.00 ...

Darwin: Doing Business @ Lunch with China

20 Oct 2014

It’s a long way from your local Chinese restaurant to a formal meal in Beijing and northern Chinese expectations are very different from eating styles in Hong Kong and Southern China. After arriving in China, you are at a dinner, sitting at the big round table in a separate room of a restaurant with a group of Chinese. You smile at each other, not sure what to do and how to behave. What to do you do when the host selects food and puts it on your plate? How do you know when the endles...

Darwin: ACBC NT Annual General Meeting

09 Oct 2014

Boardroom: Tourism NT - Level 1 Development House, 76 The Esplanade

This is a combined AGM and committee meeting. Members and guests are welcome. As the number of nominations is less than the usual number of the committee, all candidates are declared elected. At the AGM the committee will elect the Executive committee office bearers. i. Office bearers are: 1. President (National ACBC board member) 2. 2x vice presidents ( one of whom may be a second ACBC board member and the other a standby member) 3. Treasurer. ...

Darwin: GETTING YOUR BUSINESS ONLINE FOR CHINA - China Business Opportunity Workshops

03 Sep 2014

Run don’t walk Did you know that there are more than 620 million people online in China looking for products and services to buy? This represents a massive opportunity for Australian business owners who are looking to grow their business. All you need is a website! Join us to learn • how you can grow your business selling to China’s massive online consumer market • how other business are doing big things in China by selling online • where the opportunities are fo...

Linked-In: Networking With Asia

04 Feb 2014


Do you really know how to use Linked-In to maximise your profile and marketing? Presented by Linked-In expert Rod Smith, this one hour session will show you how to improve your on-line profile to benefit your business in Australia and Asia. This is a unique opportunity to see how its done from an expert in the field. This first 2014 ACBC event is not to be missed. The Business Briefings will continue in 2013 and be provided free of charge for members only. Visitors are welcome t...