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April 17, 2020
Innovation is key to survival.
With many businesses around the country facing unprecedented challenges in the current market, being innovative is key to survival. Sydney based Indigenous business, Yamari Ochre signs are doing just that. …
April 9, 2020
Indigenous businesses adapting to COVID -19
For many small businesses around the country, the global Covid-19 pandemic has hit hard. This also rings true for many Indigenous businesses that rely on face-to-face contact to run cultural …
March 20, 2020
Temporary arrangements for grants
Grant recipients The Government has introduced temporary arrangements for grants administered under the Indigenous Advancements Strategy to ensure funded organisations are supported and remain viable during the management of COVID-19. …
January 9, 2020
NEW FREE LEGAL SERVICE FOR BUSHFIRE VICTIMS
Thousands of NSW residents impacted by the State’s devastating bushfires will be offered free legal help with the launch of the Disaster Response Legal Service NSW. Attorney General Mark Speakman …
April 23, 2021
Yarpa Pop Up Recap From our Business Coaches
Yarpa business coaches were out on the road last week in Orange, Condobolin and Dubbo to meet with Indigenous businesses near and far. They hosted the Indigenous Business Basics workshop …
March 5, 2021
Yarpa Announces New Partnership With Leading Construction Company, BESIX Watpac
The NSW Aboriginal Land Council and the Yarpa Hub are thrilled to announce its new partnership with leading Australian multi-disciplinary construction company, BESIX Watpac. The signing of the Memorandum of …
February 26, 2021
Yarpa Welcomes Our New Business & Employment Manager
Gamilaroi woman, Jasmine Ryan has always been an avid learner. She not only was the first in her family to go to university but she’s also a keen martial arts enthusiast …
February 19, 2021
Generate Interiors Designs New Space for Indigenous Preschool
Generate Interiors Designs New Space for Indigenous Preschool
February 10, 2021
Spotlight on Yarn’n Aboriginal Employment Service
13 years ago, Yarn’n Aboriginal Employment Service was set up to change the lives of Aboriginal job seekers. Since then, they’ve continued to find meaningful long-term employment for Aboriginal job …
January 28, 2021
Indigenous Business, Lumen & Co, brings culture to lighting
Awabakal man and Yarpa Grow graduate, Matthew Fellingham, knows that good lighting can set the mood, tell a story and bring a space to life. That’s why he started his …
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 …