Get connected with Ryde and Sydney's northern districts Umbrella Chamber of Commerce, Ryde Business Forum

Book now for our events

Combined Chambers Christmas Party 4 December at Denistone Sports Club. Enjoy free barefoot bowls before our Christmas buffet with seafood. All attendees pay one price – $60.
Office of State Revenue Roadshow 10 December. Free breakfast workshop covering issues such as the new Small Business Grant.
Go to our Events Calendar for more events.

Become a member and reap the rewards

Ryde Business Forum, Ryde’s biggest Chamber of Commerce, has plenty of big events planned for the next twelve months – more opportunities for you to make new contacts, update your skillset with our workshops and grow your business.

2015 regional winner NSWBC Awards

Sponsor RBF and its events and get your business noticed

Sponsor our website, e-news and events, and get your company’s name in front of our district’s prominent business people. Packages start from an affordable $200+GST for three months’ sponsorship in our e-news.

We can also help you sponsor community events as part of your  Corporate Social Responsibility policy. Find out more.

RBF supports Ryde says NO to Forced Amalgamations

Ryde says NO to forced amalgamationUnder the NSW Government’s Forced Amalgamation proposal our historic City of Ryde would be split in two, and our business community divided and under-supported by too few Councillors on a mega-Council. Read more here.

Get connected in Australia’s innovation destination

Welcome!Ryde is Australia’s innovation destination; home to switched-on, growing small businesses and some of the world’s best known brands in IT, harmaceuticals and electronics. We’re NSW’s fastest-growing city, home to more than 13,000 businesses. So how do you connect? Through Ryde Business Forum, our services and our events – see our Events Calendar. You never know when someone’s going to give a referral for you, and they ideally need to know you before they can recommend you. The more you mix with members, the more recommendations you make!

RBF was awarded Winner of the Local Chamber of Commerce Award at the NSW Business Chamber’s 2015 North Eastern Sydney Business Awards. This is recognition that as a local Chamber of Commerce we have the interests of our members at heart and are constantly measuring our organisation with other leading Chambers to ensure we follow best practice.

Free resources to help you grow your business

All businesses in Ryde Local Government Area are also eligible to list their business in the new City of Ryde Business Directory for free – click here to find out more. Businesses in Ryde can now take advantage of the Small Biz Connect service operating out of the Ryde Planning and Business Centre. Read more here.

New members who have joined recently

Welcome to new members who have joined us recently:   Regus Management, Cr Craig Chung, Insight Solutions, The North Group, SECT Connect, Alldry Carpet Cleaning, Intouch Marketing, Bayview Design Group, Mark 2 Creative, Smartline, Jaday Pty Ltd, Sydney Law Group, McIntosh Electrical, RDA Ryde, Rotary Club of Epping, Mary Maggio Hair and Beauty, WorkTest, William Seminars, Avvora Pty Ltd, Laboratories Credit Union, Know My Business, San Siro Financial, Crunch Events and Catering, Navarra Venues, Jamaican Products. More information about new members can be found on our News page and of course in our Business Directory.

 Where we do business

Ryde Business Forum helps businesses grow in Ryde, Top Ryde, North Ryde, Macquarie Park, West Ryde, East Ryde, Eastwood, Marsfield, Meadowbank, Melrose Park, Putney, Tennyson, Gladesville, Denistone, Boronia Park, and in surrounding suburbs including Henley, Hunters Hill, Huntleys Point, Woolwich, Carlingford, Epping, Ermington, Rydalmere, Newington, Silverwater, Sydney Olympic Park, Lane Cove, and further afield to Parramatta, Chatswood, North Sydney, Sydney CBD and the Hills District. Our criteria for membership is that you have a business in the Ryde region, live in the Ryde region or do significant business in the Ryde area.