Projects

Funding is sought to purchase 175 acres of rainforest south of Sydney to establish a drug-free residential treatment facility for children and young people with significant behavioural or mental health problems. There is currently no facility for the treatment of children under 12 with mental health problems in NSW. Project type is similar to the noted Brahminy Project in the Northern Territory. There is no other project like the Brahminy Project in Australia.

ChewYings provides a service that is maintenance of Lawns and Gardens if you would like to inquire about our model or obtain our services please contact Robert or visit our website.

<i><b>'I want to leave something behind, something
special for them.'

'I would like to have an arts and crafts workshop where all kinds of people, especially children can learn and create Aboriginal art. That is my dreaming, that is my dream.'

Gayili Marika Yunupingu</i></b>

The Indigenous community of Palm Island, located approximately 60 kilometres off the coast of north Queensland, has very limited employment opportunities for its 3,000 inhabitants. With no industry, and an underdeveloped business sector, unemployment rates on the island are over 90%. The people of Palm Island identify the lack of employment opportunities as the most significant social issue impacting on quality of life on the island.

Anderleigh Quarry believes that learning, education, development and initiative are the key ingredients to undertake an active hands on role in shaping the direction of the communities in which we live. We believe that we must live the values, morals and beliefs we hold to build a strong framework for todays fragile environment to ensure tomorrows community and environmental growth is embraced and is above all sustainable and meaningful.

Valery Dhamarrandji loves to drive.

The idea of Valerys Southern Cross family transport is an innovative solution to the high costs of transport for an extended Aboriginal family in Nhulunbuy.

Currently many of the 200 odd residents at Wallaby Beach pay a $50 one way taxi fare to the town of Nhulunbuy where the major shopping and administrative services for the area are located.
Only a few families can afford motor cars.

ACN ( Australian Communication Network ) is a global Telecommuncations Network, which provides the latest digital software, for home & businesses. ACN Headquarters has been based in Sydney, Australia, since 1983, and only has a small percentage of the telecommuncations Networks next to other giants; such as Telstra. ACN is known for their global recognition, and opportunities exist for customers who either want to become Representatives or customers.

The Acting Factory Inc. requires an indigenous performer between the ages of 18 and 30 to play 'Puck' in their 2010 season of 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'.
The concept revolves around 'Puck' being the spiritual connection to the land and forests for colonial settlers and convicts.
performances are held outdoors on the banks of the Nepean River annually and are supported as a community event by the Penrith City Council.

Join local Aboriginal guide Juan Walker on his half and full day tours as well as private charter tours, that visit the Mossman/ Daintree region and are led by experienced local Kuku Yalanji tour guide. Learn about the local rainforest Aboriginal people, whilst visiting culturally significant and interesting sights of this region.

Arnhem Human Enterprise Development is a project in responsive and sustainable development designed to bring hope, prosperity and new possibilities to desperately disempowered Indigenous communities in remote Australia.<p>

An Australian mobile abattoir owner and operator is seeking other equity partners to develop this billion dollar camel products supply industry in Australia to produce returns of around 20% on investments.
There will be a preliminary exercise for this proposed project, to refine and develop camel field harvesting and processing techniques to suite the geography and infrastructure of the region. This is only necessary to develop the capability of an already existing mobile abattoir design and other specially developed technologies and portable infrastructures.

I am a qualified Hairstylist of 20 years. Former apprentice of the year and i have my certificate 1V workplace training and assessment.I have been hairdressing in Sydney, London, Paris Newcastle and Broome. I have found a home here in Broome and i have been welcomed much to my honour.I have seen within the hairdressing industry lots of young indigenous people loose enthusiasm as they must go to perth for one month, taking them away from friends and family and lending the experience to new unfavourable ideas.I am passionate about hairdressing and i know the benifits of this trade.

The Darwin Indigenous Tourism Hub operates from the Aboriginal Bush Traders retail outlet in Darwin.

Aboriginal Bush Traders is an initiative of Darwin Regional Indigenous Advancement & CDEP Incorporated,DRIACDEP, a not-for-profit Indigenous community organisation, which aims to support Indigenous people and communities to engage in economic activities on their land in a sustainable way. These activities include bush harvest, art, product development, tourism and retail activities.

<b>New Songs</b><p>

New songs from the studio of life. If you listen you will hear dogs barking, children playing, the answer and call of the Yolngu language. No sterile recording studio here. People come and go from their temporary accomodation close to the Gove Aluminium refinery. Midst the chaos and uncertainty, the beautiful purity and spirit of the Galpu women, striving for a better life for their children and their families, rings out. All proceeds from the sales of these songs go back to the Galpu community.<p>

Baniyala Mataka we are seeking to raise $20,000 to establish a garage and vehicle maintenance facility in Baniyala this includes training and travel funds so that local residents can go and train at Yalnji Mataka with Kuku Yalanji elder Bennett Walker in Mossman.

Bamiyala Garage funds are being sought to create an inground or above ground steel and concrete fuel facility at Baniyala. $100,000 is needed to build this facility.

<a href="http://www.isx.org.au/data/resources/files/Territor_ Q_Gumatj.pdf"> Gumatj Enterprise An Article from Territory Q</a><p>

<a href="http://www.isx.org.au/data/resources/files/Jack_T.wmv"> A Short Movie on Gumatj Initative and the Jack Thompson Foundation</a><p>

As Rio Tinto Alcans multi-billion dollar Gove upgrade nears its completion and begins to wind down, the major national construction firms that produced the work have begun to pack their bags. The expansion has meant production of alumina has increased, as have the movement and processing of ore, and the processing of waste. So, while major construction wanes, the requirements for expanded ongoing service provision creates new opportunities for Gove region businesses.<p>

Pollyanna Limited is an international company providing Boat Rental Franchise opportunities to indigenous persons and groups in water-and-sun tourism locations around the world. Our prime objective is to provide business and entrepreneurial opportunities to persons and groups that would not otherwise have access to the experience, capital resources, business processes and marketing and advertising required to establish a sustainable and profitable business. Our preference is to deal primarily with indigenous communities, where this is possible.

Bawaka Homeland is located on the beachfront in Port Bradshaw south of Nhulunbuy, North East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory. Access is usually by 4WD, the scenic trip takes approximately 90 minutes from Nhulunbuy (45 mins on dirt road and 45 mins on sand). Helicopter and boat access is also available.<p>