2019 Partners

HMA would like to recognise and thank the following HMA Partners for 2017

NSW Department of Premier & Cabinet – FOUNDATION PARTNER

Excellence in Export of Manufactured Goods

The NSW Department of Premier & Cabinet leads the state government’s contribution to making NSW:

  • a fertile place to invest and to produce goods and services, and thereby
  • create jobs and opportunities for our citizens.

We support all areas of economic activity where NSW has competitive strengths. We also have responsibilities for:

  • skill formation and development to match industry demand;
  • partnering with stakeholders in stewardship and sustainable use of the state’s natural resources; and
  • supporting economic growth in the regions.

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The Newcastle Herald

Major Newspaper Media Partner

The Newcastle Herald contributes to the health of the Hunter on a variety of levels. It plays an integral part in the Hunter community. The Herald’s reporting and commentary leads public debate in the region and its coverage of local issues, from business and politics through to sport and entertainment is second to none. The Newcastle Herald is read by over 123,000 people Monday to Friday and over 188,000 people look to the Newcastle Herald every Saturday.


TAFE NSW is a leading provider of vocational education and training in Australia with more than 500,000 enrolments each year. TAFE NSW delivers the skills that drive a strong economy, support vibrant communities and help individuals, enterprises and industries to adapt and thrive.

TAFE NSW offer a range of vocational courses including short courses, and certificate to Diploma and Advanced Diploma level. TAFE NSW is also registered as a higher education provider and offers degree level programs across a range of vocations.