Sponsors & Benefactors

Major Sponsors                        


Strategically located at the entrance to the Hunter Valley, Orica Kooragang Island is an integral part of the company’s global operations and makes an important contribution to the local and broader Newcastle community. Kooragang Island's operations play a key role in the New South Wales economy, supplying critical products to the mining and infrastructure, agriculture, water supply, food, dairy and medical sectors. 

Orica Kooragang Island is also a significant employer in the Newcastle area, with approximately 210 permanent employees and around 40 regular contractors. During plant shutdowns there are up to 150 additional employees on site.

The facility includes an ammonia plant, three nitric acid plants, two ammonium nitrate plants and a product dispatch facility. 

If you would like further information on Orica Kooragang Island, please contact us at:

Phone 1800 789 044           Email  kooragang@orica.com 

Street Address 15 Greenleaf Road, Kooragang NSW 2304

Strategic Group


Strategic Group are a Newcastle based IT company dedicated to providing a ‘better way’ for businesses throughout Australia. We began in 1989, before the internet, when mobile phones weren’t even close to being ‘smart’.

Our culture defines us, it drives everything we do. The trusted relationships we build are based on our core values: We are a Team, We are Reliable, We are Passionate, We act with Integrity, We Care. Our values drive us to form long term partnerships with our clients, staff and suppliers.

We wanted to be more than just a simple ‘break-fix’ IT provider, and become a true partner that understands our clients’ business drivers and goals so we can provide relevant IT solutions that enable our clients to grow and achieve their goals.

To get in touch with the team at Strategic Group:

Call: 1300 857 048 or email: info@strategicgroup.net.au









Other Sponsors  

*Further sponsorship enquiries can be directed to the Event Organiser.



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