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February 19, 2021
Generate Interiors Designs New Space for Indigenous Preschool
Generate Interiors Designs New Space for Indigenous Preschool
June 26, 2020
Tax Checklist for Small Businesses
As we enter the end of the financial year, most people are getting their accounts and finances ready for tax time. For many Indigenous businesses, keeping our finances in order …
June 11, 2020
Content Creation for Indigenous Business Owners
As Indigenous business owners, it can be a tedious task to stay on top of marketing your products and services! Whether we love to do it or not, marketing plays …
May 29, 2020
Top 10 Resume Skills
Are you applying for a new job and need help on your resume? Check out these top ten skills managers are looking for in 2020. 1. Time management: Employers …
April 28, 2020
5 Tips for Interview Success
Job interviews can be nerve-racking and stressful. Our body starts shaking, then comes the sweaty palms and your mind suddenly goes blank when they ask you the first question. It …
April 20, 2020
Indigenous businesses thinking outside the box
For many small businesses, the current health climate has had a massive impact on the way that they run their business. But two Indigenous catering companies are thinking outside the …
September 17, 2021
Express Your Interest | Virtual Meet The Buyer
Are you an Indigenous business and interested in coming along to our annual Strategic Matching ‘Meet the Buyer’ event? Don’t miss out on this great opportunity and express your interest …
September 9, 2021
Horse riding Program opens doors for disengaged youth
For Indigenous business and Yarpa Member, Tamworth Kootingal Horse Riding Adventures, taking care of horses is not only a way of life, but can change the future of our young …
August 18, 2021
Gomeroi Woman Turns Traditional Bush Medicine into Beauty Products
Turning old knowledge into modern products is the essence of Indigenous business, Baagi Milaygiin. Proud Gomeroi woman, Deb Munson has combined her extensive background in the beauty industry with her knowledge …
July 14, 2021
Yarpa Celebrates NAIDOC Week with Online Panel Discussion
As National NAIDOC Week now comes to a close, we reflect on what an incredible week it has been for all. This year’s theme, ‘Heal Country’, sparked numerous conversations around the country. There …
June 3, 2021
Kmart Employment Pathway Program Success
After six week’s of training and work placement, ten Indigenous job seekers have graduated from the Kmart Employment Pathway program. The program was an initiative between Yarpa, Kmart, Target, Officeworks …
May 13, 2021
BESIX WATPAC Industry Briefing
Indigenous businesses were given the opportunity to pitch their business and learn about the Barangaroo Metro Station Project at an industry briefing for BESIX Watpac hosted at the Yarpa Hub. …
February 19, 2021
Generate Interiors Designs New Space for Indigenous Preschool
Generate Interiors Designs New Space for Indigenous Preschool
June 29, 2020
Spotlight: Coolamon Ventures
Wonnorua man, Danny Franks has turned his passion into his new business, Coolamon Ventures. We got the chance to have a yarn with him and find out what inspires him and …
June 12, 2020
Spotlight on Yalagan Group
Indigenous owned, personnel supply and recruitment company, Yalagan Group is on a mission to provide long-term employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander job seekers. We caught up with …
May 29, 2020
Djiriba Waagura Keeping Culture Alive
On the south coast of NSW, a new venture is bringing culture to life. Djiriba Waagura, meaning ‘Two Crows’ in the Dhurga Language of the Yuin nation, was founded by …
May 14, 2020
Worimi Local Aboriginal Land Council helping stop the spread of Covid-19
A new initiative by the Worimi Local Aboriginal Land Council (WLALC), in Port Stephens NSW, is helping stop the spread of Covid-19 one face mask at a time. While WLALC’s …
May 12, 2020
Dalmarri Introduces Cultural Art Kits
Sydney based Aboriginal culture and art business, Dalmarri, are keeping cultural art accessible by providing customised art kits to their clients. Dalmarri owners, Trevor Eastwood and Jason Douglas, are on a …