Membership Categories, Packages and Costs

Membership Categories, Packages and Costs

There are five levels of membership, ensuring membership to the Business Association is accessible for all sized businesses.

PLATINUM MEMBERSHIP - $18,375 plus gst - LIMITED

Platinum Membership Package includes, but is not limited to:

  • Board Membership - subject to availability and Board Approval
  • 10 votes as a Platinum Member
  • Bi-monthly Board meeting contact and briefings with senior Park business representatives, including SOPA
  • Opportunity to influence key Park decisions and decision-makers first hand
  • Direct input into Lobbying Government on key issues such as traffic, Transport, Infra-structure, and Major events through meetings with Government Ministers and senior government officials
  • Opportunity to hold key Business Association Office Bearer role/s when on the Board 
  • Logo acknowledgement on the home page of the Business Association website with link through to the Member’s website
  • Masthead photos of member in rolling sequence with other Platinum Members
  • One (1) complimentary table of 10 to each Breakfast/Luncheon Forum with exclusive pre-luncheon access guest speaker. Annual Members luncheon usually features a prominent Politician as the guest presenter
  • Six (6) invitations to all other functions
  • Complimentary featured listing in SOP Retail & Services Guide on the website
  • Ability to purchase additional tickets to all functions
  • Nominated as sponsor for a major networking function- sponsorship package includes acknowledgement on invitations, banner and product display at the function and distribution of brochures and or samples at the event
  • Opportunity to be the host venue for a major networking function (if applicable)
  • Opportunity to display brochures at all other networking functions
  • Free advertising and promotional opportunities through the Business Association website and monthly newsletter, ‘SOPBiz’
  • Subscription to SOPBiz, the Business Association’s monthly e-newsletter
  • Access for employees to join 'Lifestyle' at an annual discounted rate of $72, compared to non-Members ($87)
  • Access to the website and newsletter to promote your employment opportunities
  • Access to cross-member cooperative marketing and promotion opportunities
  • Email alerts on issues relating to the Park

GOLD MEMBERSHIP - $6,450 plus gst includes Board nomination option

Gold Membership Package includes, but is not limited to:

  • Three (3) Board positions available for Gold Membership;
  • Five (5) votes per Gold Member;
  • Four (4) complimentary invitations to each Breakfast Forum;
  • Up to four (4) complimentary invitations to all other functions;
  • Ability to purchase additional tickets to all functions;
  • Direct input into Lobbying Government on key issues such as traffic, Transport, Infra-structure, and Major events for Gold Member Board representatives;
  • Free advertising and promotional opportunities through Business Association website and monthly newsletter, ‘SOPBiz’;
  • Subscription to the Business Association’s monthly e-newsletter;
  • Access for employees to join 'Lifestyle' at an annual discounted rate of $72, compared to non-Members ($87);
  • Access to the website and newsletter to promote your employment opportunities;
  • Access to cross-member cooperative marketing and promotion opportunities;
  • Email alerts on issues relating to the Park

SILVER MEMBERSHIP - $3,250 plus gst - includes Board Nomination option

Silver Membership Package includes, but not limited to:

  • Two (2) Board positions available for Silver Membership
  • One (1) vote per Silver Member
  • Two (2) complimentary invitations to each Breakfast Forum
  • Up to two (2) complimentary invitations to all other functions
  • Direct input into Lobbying Government on key issues such as traffic, Transport, Infra-structure, and Major events for Silver Member Board representatives
  • Ability to purchase additional tickets to all functions
  • Free advertising and promotional opportunities through the Business
  • Association website and monthly newsletter, ‘SOPBiz’
  • Subscription to the Business Association’s monthly e-newsletter.
  • Access for employees to join 'Lifestyle' at an annual discounted rate of $72, compared to non-Members ($87)
  • Access to the website and newsletter to promote your employment opportunities
  • Access to cross-member cooperative marketing and promotion opportunities
  • Email alerts on issues relating to the Park

BRONZE MEMBERSHIP - $1,050 per annum plus gst - No Board Nomination Option

(For small service or retail businesses with less than 10 employees)

Bronze Membership Package includes, but not limited to:

  • Ability to purchase additional tickets to all networking functions at discounted members’ rate
  • Free advertising and promotional opportunities through the Business Association website and monthly newsletter, ‘SOPBiz’
  • Subscription to the Business Association’s monthly e-newsletter
  • Access for employees to join 'Lifestyle' at an annual discounted rate of $72, compared to non-Members ($87)
  • Access to the website and newsletter to promote your employment opportunities
  • Access to cross-member cooperative marketing and promotion opportunities
  • Opportunity to promote offers to around  70 Park businesses and 6,000 plus 'Lifestyle' database
  • Email alerts on issues relating to the Park

AFFILIATE MEMBERSHIP - $325 plus gst  - No Board Nomination Option  

(For charities only - Requires Board Approval)

Affiliate Membership Package includes:

  • Ability to purchase tickets to all Business Association networking functions
  • Free advertising and promotional opportunities through the Business Association Website and monthly newsletter, ’SOPBiz’
  • Access for employees to join 'Lifestyle' at an annual discounted rate of $72, compared to non-Members ($87)
  • Access to cross-member cooperative marketing and promotion opportunities
  • Subscription to the Business Association’s monthly e-newsletter
  • Lobby support to Government for key Park issues
  • Email alerts on issues relating to the Park