Updates

Steve Stanton – Powering the Indigenous Economy

First Australians Capital (FAC) has seen a variety of wonderful thought-provoking leaders enter the Indigenous economy, and Gomeroi man Steve Stanton is another worth keeping an eye on.   From a small-town boy who had never seen the Harbour Bridge to a Senior Executive with over 15 years of experience across a wide range of industries including health services, financial services, technology, agribusiness, social impact investment, housing, and

We have the Power: where’s the Love, where’s the Justice.

"Power without love is reckless and abusive, and love without power is sentimental and anemic. Power at its best is love implementing the demands of justice, and justice at its best is power correcting everything that stands against love." Martin Luther King Jnr

Bethany Dance – Profile

A self-professed ‘mother hen,’ Wiradjuri woman Bethany realised early in life that she thrives when she is developing relationships and impacting others.   In between Bethany’s studies (she is in her final semester of a Bachelor of Communications, majoring in Journalism at Newcastle University) and her work at the local escape room, she is completing a marketing and communications internship at First Australians Capital.   “I am simply trying to

Wirrinyah Pty Ltd

Wirrinyah Pty Ltd is a local conservation, and land management service that focuses on working with local governments, businesses, and landholders to restore, conserve, and protect Indigenous cultural sites and Australia’s native flora and fauna.   Managing Director of Wirrinyah, Yugara woman Lynda Maybanks aims to have Indigenous land management practices revived, acknowledged and respected throughout Australia.   “I

Paying it forward with Jocelyn King

Jocelyn King is Executive Director of Business Development and a proud Bundjalung woman. Here she shares her story of building First Australians C, and the work she's doing with Indigenous Businesses to support capacity building and moving capital to Country.

Deadly Ed

Deadly Ed is an Indigenous Education provider offering a range of school-based, corporate, government and community organisations with the opportunity to enhance their cultural awareness, increase cultural visibility, and offer unique ways for their staff, educators and/or students to get hands on with Indigenous culture.  Founders, Josh Brown (Worimi) and Kane Wright (Darug) say that it’s vitally important

Mainie – Celebrating Indigenous women artists through ethical and sustainable fashion

When Oprah Winfrey came to Australia in December 2010 for a show at the Sydney Opera House and stepped out on stage in a beautiful Camilla kaftan - the seeds of a new business were formed. At that moment, Charmaine Saunders, a Gunggari woman from South West Queensland, knew that she wanted to see Indigenous designs featured in the same way.  Immediately,

Position Paper: Brave action for a more just, impact-led economy

There are more opportunities than ever for further growth in the Indigenous business sector. Empowering Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to build and grow sustainable enterprises will not only help boost economic and financial independence, but also create jobs, support families, and sustain culture.

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