ANSTO is the home of Australia’s most significant landmark and national infrastructure for research. Thousands of scientists from industry and academia benefit from gaining access to state-of-the-art instruments every year. To find solutions ANSTO operates much of Australia’s landmark infrastructure including one of the world’s most modern nuclear research reactors, OPAL; a comprehensive suite of neutron beam instruments; the Australian Synchrotron; the National Imaging Facility Research Cyclotron; and the Centre for Accelerator Science.

Corporate Members

Acrogon IP

We are an independent boutique Patent and Trade Mark Attorney and Intellectual Property consultancy firm, representing both local and foreign clients in Australia and New Zealand. With over 80 years of collective experience in obtaining patents, trade marks and designs, we provide focused IP solutions and services by better understanding your commercial and intellectual property needs.


The NRMA (originally National Roads and Motorists’ Association) is an Australian organisation offering roadside assistance, motoring advice, car servicing, International Driving Permits, travel, and other services in New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory. It is a member-owned mutual organisation. The organisation historically also offered insurance.

Sutherland Shire Council

The Sutherland Shire is a local government area in the southern region of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. The Sutherland Shire is colloquially known as “The Shire” and it has been featured in several reality television series.

Breseight Engineering Group

Sydney based Breseight Australia is committed to integrating part design, development and manufacture using the latest in advanced manufacturing technology – FAST. Our processes combine speed and convenience to produce fully functional production parts in both plastics and metals to exacting specifications.

Olsens Funerals

We Have A Selection Of Beautiful And Peaceful Venues Available To Host The Farewell. Speak To One Of Our Specialised Staff Members And Plan Your Loved One’s Funeral Now! 24*7 Available. Over 70 years experience. Personalised Ceremonies.

Tynan Motor Group

Tynan Motors is a multi-franchise automotive dealer with a dedicated and professional staff of nearly 400. The company continues to expand, with 17 different brands of vehicles now sold across four convenient locations. We offer a wide range of new, used and demonstrator vehicles, along with service, finance, tyres and car wash services. You’re sure to find us with locations across Miranda, Kirrawee, Sutherland and Albion Park. Tynan Motors is a family-owned and run company that focuses on providing a professional and personal service to every customer.

Britton Maritime Systems

Britton Maritime Systems has been established since 1987 specialising in the manufacture, maintenance and integration of military / law enforcement and commercial craft. As BMS has evolved over the last twenty years, a far greater emphasis has been placed on the construction and maintenance of military and law enforcement vessels. We are very conscious of the need to stay focused on our core product being providing military, law enforcement and commercial clients with a superior product to that of our competitors, coupled with through-life technical and maintenance support.

Payne Pacific

Payne Pacific Real Estate is a family owned and operated real estate agency with proven history of a successful service to the Sutherland Shire. We have established a proud reputation for reliability, integrity and for achieving the highest price and lowest days on market. We believe our way of doing business sets us apart from our competitors in the following three ways: Firstly, our carefully chosen professionals bring to their roles a special blend of experience and enthusiasm that guarantees results and we know that this hard working approach will always ensure that we achieve the best results for our clients.

University of Wollongong

The University of Wollongong is an Australian public research university located in the coastal city of Wollongong, New South Wales, approximately 80 kilometres south of Sydney. As of 2017, the university had an enrolment of more than 32,000 students, an alumni base of more than 131,859 and over 2,400 staff members. Many of its students come from the Shire.


Enware is a specialist plumbing and personal safety equipment manufacturer and supplier. At Enware, through constant collaboration with industry experts, we understand the diverse needs of a range of industries. We develop specialist products for: Hospital and health; Education from child care to universities; Laboratory; Security and correctional facilities and many other industries. We lead the way in creating specialist products backed by certified ISO controls – the ‘gold standard’ of quality, safety and efficiency recognised all over the world. Many of the world’s top companies rely on us to create systems that adhere to these international standards, including ISO 9001.


Southern Sydney Business Education Network (SSBEN) is passionate about helping young people to make the successful transition from school to work or further education. We recognise that today’s youth will make up tomorrow’s workforce and it’s vital to provide them with a strong foundation of skills and practical experience to build upon.

VicLake Architects

VicLake Architects provides services in architecture, interior design, project management and project marketing. The practice, led by Vic Lake, operates on a collaborative project team basis, showcasing a wide range of skills gained over many years of experience working closely with clients and construction teams.With a vast and varying residential portfolio, the practice focuses on amenity,‘build–ability’, quality and enduring design.

Masterton Homes

Award Winning Project Home Builder. View our 3D Virtual Tours Today! Suit all land sizes. Over 55 Years Strong. KDR Specialists. 100% Australian Owned. Over 100 Designs. Types: Single Storey Granny Flat, Duplex, Double Storey, Country Style, Split.


The St George & Sutherland Medical Research Foundation raises both funds and awareness for the vital work of the medical researchers at St George and Sutherland hospitals. As two of Australia’s leading teaching hospitals, the research undertaken at St George and Sutherland is vast and varied. This typically means that the requests for funding that we receive far outstrip the Foundation’s limited resources. The Research Committee is tasked with the role of selecting the research projects (and scholarships) that the Foundation will fund.

Warren Smith

Warren Smith Consulting Engineers provide industry leading engineering design solutions in Hydraulic, Fire and Civil Services. Our mission is to meet your high expectations in quality, time and budget. In addition, we are a Sydney Water Accredited Water Servicing Co-ordinator assisting you with Design Project Management and Building Plan Approvals.

Moran Group

Moran Aged Care is a family business started by Doug and Greta Moran in the 1950s. Today their eldest son, Managing Director, Peter Moran continues their legacy and ensures that the corporate values of respect, kindness, dignity and compassion are still an integral part of the care and services provided today.

A Corp Computers is a leading IT Managed Services Provider who deliver end-to-end IT services across all types of organisations from SMB to enterprise and government entities. With a presence in the Sutherland Shire, Sydney CBD, Hunter Valley and Central Coast and a team of mobile technicians we support a client base across Australia.

Sulivan Dewing Chartered Accountants & Business Builders

Sullivan Dewing believe that businesses are simply a tool to help individuals grow their wealth and achieve their financial goals. Our experience and knowledge in the latest tax regulations allow us to assess your overall financial position – helping you build your business, reduce your tax and grow your own wealth.

Westfield Miranda

Westfield Miranda is home to many of Australia’s best-known retailers including David Jones, Myer, Big W, Kmart, Coles, Woolworths, ALDI and Apple as well as a broad mix of retailers including approximately 430 specialty stores.


1300apprentice is a reputable, award winning not-for-profit (for purpose) organisation that has been employing apprentices and trainees on behalf of other businesses for over 35 years. Our professional and approachable team have an in-depth knowledge of the Vocational Education and Training industry, ensuring a quality of service which is at the centre of our operation and ethos. Guided by a commitment to career development through on and off-the-job training, 1300apprentice works closely with local businesses and client partners to achieve vocational excellence and local career opportunities.

Individual Members

Adrian Brock

CFO on Call

Laurie Richardson

Biosecurity Arch

Nathan Rigney

NGR Accounting

Doug Mottram

The Alternative Board

Malcolm Kerr

Retired State Politician

Neil McCormack

Camroc Business Consultants

Graham Mullooly

Acclaim Hydraulics

Marilyn Urch

Retired Company Director

Richard Walker   ShireBiz

Jacqui Attard

Realise Business

Michelle Durant


Robert Pritchard

Resources Law International

Jeff Eager

Carbonix P/L

Mike Schoettler


Steve Atherton

Southern Strength

Jeff Forsyth


Mike Schrafft

VMS Conferences



John Allotta

Allotta & Partners Accountants

Nathalie Matthews

MGF Logistics

Warren Smith

Warren Smith Consulting Engineers

Katrina Loukas

Life Hackers Institute