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

Beyond the Woolshed with a Business Mentor

Science projects to lift lid on our community

Techweek Taranaki - 19-27 May '18

Techweek'18 is coming to Taranaki for the first time ever! Click to find out more about the exciting events that will be taking place over this week.

Business events

English for Employees programme starting in Term 2
Mon 07 May - Sun 07 Oct
7/05/2018 9:00:00 a.m. 7/10/2018 5:00:00 p.m.

New Plymouth

English for Employees programme starting in Term 2

Powerco Future Tech
Sat 19 May, 9:00 a.m.
19/05/2018 9:00:00 a.m. 19/05/2018 10:00:00 p.m.

Devon Hotel, New Plymouth

Powerco Future Tech

Learner Me - the new way of learning
Sat 19 May - Sun 27 May
19/05/2018 10:00:00 a.m. 27/05/2018 4:00:00 p.m.


Learner Me - the new way of learning

National Coworking Day
Mon 21 May - Fri 25 May
21/05/2018 9:00:00 a.m. 25/05/2018 5:00:00 p.m.

21 Devon Street West, New Plymouth

National Coworking Day


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.