Our Association

Engaging, Connecting and Informing businesses in Southern Adelaide

Aim of the Association

To foster and promote business through networking; shared knowledge, ideas and resources; and strategic precinct development.

Membership Benefits

  • Provide the platform for networking with others in our region
  • Provide the opportunity for ongoing education via regular presentations / workshops
  • Discounted rates for functions
  • Receipt of weekly SBC enews Bulletin – to keep local businesses up to date with changes / events happening in our region

Member Catchment

Businesses located in or servicing Southern Adelaide


  • To facilitate the development of businesses in Southern Adelaide via:


    Lobbying for:

    * The development of Southern Adelaide
    * Government efficiencies to support economic development



    * Businesses with each other
    * Businesses with Councils to provide stronger communication with local government
    * Businesses with the community


    Sharing information:

    * Visits
    * Shared training
    * Networking
    * Weekly enews Bulletin
    * Research
    * SBC website
    * SBC LinkedIn page and group
    * SBC Facebook page

    Who Can Join

    • Businesses within Southern Adelaide.  Other businesses can be invited, provided that they contribute to the wealth of the region
    • Owner / Managers or their representative
    • Staff of the City of Marion and City of Mitcham


    Fees are a low $120 for the 2017/18 Financial Year for Standard Membership.

    For $350 for the 2017/18 Financial Year, you may become a Corporate Partner.  This entitles you to all Standard Membership offerings, plus have your business logo on this website, receive Chair recognition at SBC events and have as many company members as wished attend each SBC event at members rates.  In addition each Corporate Partner will become the event sponsor at one event per year, with the ability to put up their banner and speak for five minutes at that event.

    Sponsorship and Advertising opportunities are also available. Click on the ‘Advertising Packages’ link under the ‘About SBC’ tab for more information.

    Examples of Proposed Events

    • Educational business breakfasts
    • Networking social events – the SBC@member series
    • Panel Events with topical speakers
    • Updates on the Tonsley Business Precinct
    • Key Government figure speakers

    Contact Details

    The Business Facilitator: e admin@sbconnections.com.au

    Greg Garrihy, Chairperson: e ggarrihy@nem.net.au

    Or email us via the Contact Us page on this website