Blog

Keep up-to-date with the latest community updates, events, programs, and useful information from the WEB Business Hub.

How Pilbara Web Girls is getting women into tech

At Google, less than one in five technical positions are taken up by women. And Australia’s tech industry is no different. According to the Australian Computer Society, only 28% of the ICT workforce is female. So why aren’t there more women in the tech industry?… Read More

Hack the School Hedland

In partnership with Perth coworking space Spacecubed, The WEB Business Hub organised a school hackathon in Port Hedland last week. More than 50 Hedland Senior High School students from Year 8 to 10 came together at the Youth Involvement Centre (YIC) to spend… Read More

7 reasons why you should try coworking

Curious about coworking but not sure if you should make the jump? Here are 7 reasons why we think you should look into it. 1. Cost saving A study by Hub Australia has found that businesses can save as much as 25% in costs by working from shared office… Read More

Hedland High School Hackathon

The WEB is proud to announce that it is partnering with Perth coworking space Spacecubed to bring a school hackathon to Port Hedland. Approximately 80 Year 8-11 students from Hedland Senior High School will come together at the Youth Involvement Centre (YIC) to spend two days creating business… Read More

Perth Web Girls Arrives in the Pilbara

In an exciting new initiative, Perth Web Girls will be collaborating with the WEB Business Hub in Port Hedland on May 12th 2018. Pilbara Web Girls is a grassroots event empowering women to code through a FREE programming workshop. Diversity Matters In Australia, the mining… Read More

The Web building progress project update

Progression on site has begun! It’s been a busy few weeks on site – going from slab to tilt panels going up. The physical structure of the building is really coming together now – be sure to watch this space for updates on progress of the build. What… Read More

Supporting the local business community

"The WEB Business Hub is set to be the go-to location in Hedland that offers collaboration, creativity, motivation, and multifunctional areas with supportive services that both fosters and supports existing and start-up businesses. Hedland Collective is looking forward to being a component of this exciting new chapter in the Pilbara."

Angela Rooney, Hedland Collective

"I'm thrilled to be part of a project that will reinvigorate opportunities for entrepreneurship and further deepen the business community in the East Pilbara region owing to whole-of-business support project objectives."

Kira Smith, The WEB Business Hub

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