Monthly Archives: November 2017

Trading Hours & Farewell to Nyrstar Chief


The Chamber Executive has recommended businesses stay open until 8 pm during December.

It also urges traders to open between 10 am and 2 pm on Sunday’s.

President Mark says by extending opening hours during December it will provide customers with more time to explore purchase items during a very busy time.

“Port Pirie is going through exciting times, and I think the retail industry should take advantage of this and show the public that it is keen to showcase the city,’ Mr Hanlon said.

At the meeting, the Chamber also farewelled executive member, Nyrstar’s  Bertus De Villiers.

Mark said Mr De Villiers had been a tower of strength during the Nyrstar Transformation project and had also worked hard to change the culture of the workforce.

Mr De Villiers will take up a senior management position in Newcastle.