Posts by IWAF

The New Perth Stadium November 2015 networking event – review

The Ireland Western Australian Forum hosted a very successful lunchtime networking event on the 20th November 2015 at the Parmelia Hilton Perth. The theme of the sold out event was “The New Perth Stadium – The Construction Story”. Marty Kavanagh – Honorary Consul of Ireland, was MC for proceedings with guest speakers Bill McEvoy (Brookfield…

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Enterprise Ireland’s Competitive Start Fund for overseas entrepreneurs

Calling all Australian entrepreneurs Enterprise Ireland has launched €500,000 in new funding to attract international start-ups to locate to Ireland. The new Competitive Start Fund aimed at encouraging entrepreneurs outside Ireland to locate their startup businesses there. Enterprise Ireland’s Competitive Start Fund will provide up to €50,000 in equity support for 10 successful applicants to…

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2015 St Patrick’s Day Breakfast

St Patrick’s Day Breakfast – Discussing the property market in Perth Join the Hon. Bill Marmion, Mr Kieran Kinsella, and a panel of speakers to discuss the property market in Perth for this year’s St Patrick’s Day IWAF breakfast. Hon. Bill Marmion BE MBA MLA Minister for Finance; Mines and Petroleum A civil engineer by…

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Invitation: CEC Guide to Improving Electricity Use in Your Business – Perth

The Clean Energy Council, in conjunction with experts in energy use for small to medium enterprise businesses, are launching a new Guide to improving electricity use in business which looks at solutions for better managing electricity demand and costs. Funded by the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) the guide provides practical advice on how to…

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Crowd Funding Campaign for St Patricks Day Festival 2015

St Patricks Day WA INC are engaging in a crowd funding campaign this year. Our Community would love your support on this either by using your social media or donating to help support this initiative. The more Funds raised means more Fun. So lets put the FUN back in Fundraising. St Patricks Day WA INC…

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International Rules Preview

This event will see legendary GAA figure, Mìcheàl Ò Muircheartaigh and an expert panel including Tadhg Kennelly and Ross Glendinning in attendance. Ross is a former AFL Brownlow medallist who has been inducted into the AFL hall of fame. All will be sharing some war stories from past tours and previewing the upcoming test match.…

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Breakfast Seminar: Perth, Open for Business

Enterprise Ireland and the Ireland West Australian Forum present an exclusive breakfast seminar: “Perth, Open for Business” Keynote speakers include: The Treasurer of Western Australia, Minister for Energy, Citizenship and Multicultural Affairs, Dr Mike Nahan and the CEO of The Committee for Perth, Marion Fulker. Dr. Mike Nahan and Marion Fulker will discuss some of…

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Inner-city living suits migrant couple – The West Australian

The West Australian newspaper has an interview with James Phelan, who moved from Dublin to Perth with his partner 3 years ago. He discusses inner city living and it’s advantages when also working in the Perth City centre. Read the full article online here: Inner-city living suits migrant couple

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Drive for Irish nurses – The West Australian

An article published in the West Australian on Monday the 11th of August reports of a mass recruitment drive for 150 Irish nurses to fill a predicted shortage of nurses in WA. Read the full article online here: Row Over Drive For Irish Nurses

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