ARCHIVE Fruits in Suits at Beresford

Network whilst enjoying canapés and drinks, at Upstairs Beresford, The Beresford Hotel. Head on down to the restaurant downstairs for dinner later.

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Save the date – bring your friends, colleagues and business cards. It’s the place to be for social networking. We know you’ll love it!


What’s it about?

‘Fruits’ as it’s fondly known, has been running since 1996 and is the original of many so-named events in the Asia-Pacific. It is a monthly social networking event held on the third Thursday of every month between 6pm – 9pm.

SGLBA welcomes members of the LGBTI community and their allies to all its events.

Why attend?

It is an ideal opportunity to increase your business network in a social setting or meet friends or colleagues after work.  

If you’re a Networker member or above, you can promote your business on the 60-second soapbox.

Anyone can seek or advertise services on the Bulletin board, or win a prize from the member, general, or business card draw.  Sponsor an event, or donate a prize to promote your business beyond the event itself. 

Who attends?

Business professionals from across the business community ranging from corporate, SME’s, and entrepreneurs.  


Cost information

First free drink for members: complimentary first House free red / white / sparkling wine / beer for members only 6pm – 9pm.


$15* when purchased online.
$20 at the door via Credit Card or EFTPOS only. No cash.

*excludes Eventbrite booking fee

Venue’s dress code / Access

Business attire: Business / Smart casual (no shorts / thongs).

Access to the first floor is via stairs or lift to the side of the ground floor restaurant.

Getting there

Situated near Taylor Square, the venue is walking distance from the CBD, and is near Oxford Street and associated bus routes.  There’s street parking and usually plenty of cabs in the vicinity.

Want to know more?

To enquire about sponsoring an event, promoting your business on the 60 Second Soapbox, or giving prizes, click here to reach the Events team.