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The vision of the Newcastle City Centre Business Improvement Association is to act as a facilitator of conversations, projects and initiatives that best serve the changing and diverse needs of an evolving local business community. In practical terms it aims to promote the development, beautification and advancement of local businesses within the area through a coordinated and structured promotion, advocacy and planning program. This Business Improvement Association is provided funding annually from the City of Newcastle to further these goals.
Kendall Brooks – Chair (Brooks Events & Marketing)
Shanelle Lowe – Vice Chair (Chandler Macleod)
Damien O’Brien – Treasurer & Public Officer (O’Brien Winter Partners)
Taiyo Namba – Secretary (Namba Group)
Lucy Glover – Kafey Cafe
Kristy Coady – Design Bug
View the Newcastle BIA Constitution (PDF)
2020-21 City / Darby Street BIA acquittal report (PDF)
2021-22 City / Darby Street BIA acquittal report (PDF)
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City of Newcastle acknowledges that we operate on the grounds of the traditional country of the Awabakal and Worimi peoples.
We recognise and respect their cultural heritage, beliefs and continuing relationship with the land, and that they are the proud survivors of more than two hundred years of dispossession.
CN reiterates its commitment to address disadvantages and attain justice for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples of this community.