At Venture Taranaki, we understand it can be daunting to start up a new business so we are there for all those taking the plunge.


Venture Taranaki works with many businesses from all sectors, of all sizes, and at all stages of development.


Whatever your innovation challenge, a Venture Taranaki Business Advisor can point you in the right direction.

Business news

Authentic aspirations meet mentoring - Texas BBQ Foods

Getting grounded and going global – Boho Bridal Design

Tech Week is coming to Taranaki

Techweek’18 is fast approaching, so if you are thinking of putting on, participating in, or sponsoring an event then we want to hear from you now!

Business events

BDO Business Incubator
Thu 15 Feb - Wed 11 Apr
15/02/2018 12:00:00 p.m. 11/04/2018 2:00:00 p.m.

10 Young Street, New Plymouth

BDO Business Incubator

Get Digital Marketing Accelerator Programme
Thu 01 Mar - Thu 10 May
1/03/2018 9:00:00 a.m. 10/05/2018 1:00:00 p.m.

Chamber House, 42 Egmont Street New Plymouth

Get Digital Marketing Accelerator Programme

The Physical Leadership Programme
Tue 13 Mar - Tue 22 May
13/03/2018 9:00:00 a.m. 22/05/2018 1:00:00 p.m.

Manifold Co-working Space, New Plymouth

The Physical Leadership Programme

Hazard Identification & Management
Tue 27 Mar, 8:00 a.m.
27/03/2018 8:00:00 a.m. 27/03/2018 6:00:00 p.m.

26-32 Manadon Street, New Plymouth

Hazard Identification & Management


Taranaki Trends

Taranaki Trends is a six-monthly collection of recent facts and figures about the region and its performance, produced by Venture Taranaki to help inform business decisions.

Taranaki Business Survey

Venture Taranaki has been conducting the Taranaki Business Survey since last century, providing a long-running snapshot of business confidence in the region.