News

14/12/18

Office closures during the holiday season

During the holiday season, IBA will close at the end of the working day on Friday 21 December 2018 and will reopen on Wednesday 2 January 2019. From the Board and staff at Indigenous Business Australia we wish you all the best for the holiday season and a happy new year!  

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3/12/18

Tiddas in Business Workshops

The Morning Sky Project are workshops for Indigenous women in business. It is a collaboration of Murawin and IBA and designed to support participants to validate their business ideas and establish a business model, in a culturally embracing and peer learning environment.

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27/11/18

IBA express sorrow at the passing of Dr Bonita Mabo AO

The Board, Executive and Staff of IBA express our sorrow at the passing of Dr Bonita Mabo AO and we extend our deep condolences to the Mabo Family and their community.

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30/10/18

Managing money for your mob – new resources for Indigenous Australians

Need help managing your money? The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) have produced two new MoneySmart videos to help Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people take control of their money and get help with their debts when they need it.

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18/10/18

Forums launched to re-shape the future of business

IBA launched expressions of interest to be part of a series of national forums that will drive the future direction for young Indigenous people in Australia. Held in five key locations across the country in 2019, the forums will bring together more than 100 Indigenous people aged between 18 to 30.

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17/10/18

Accelerate with IBA 2019 applications now open

IBA has partnered with The Difference Incubator to deliver an Accelerator Program tailored to deadly Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander entrepreneurs. Applications are now open and due by 30 November 2018.

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8/10/18

$400 million invested last year by IBA in record-breaking results

Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion, and IBA Director, Shirley McPherson, announced the results during a visit to Robertson Barracks in Darwin today with IBA business client and contractor at the barracks, Zancott Knight Facilities Management.

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2/10/18

Applications open for Trans-Tasman Indigenous Women’s Business Network

Applications are now open for Australia New Zealand Leadership Forum (ANZLF) Trans-Tasman Indigenous Women’s Business Network. They are searching for Indigenous women who are motivated to share skills, knowledge and resources to support women who are in business today and will lead tomorrow. IBA Board Director and Arrernte woman Kerrynne Liddle had it spot on […]

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12/09/18

New employment opportunities at IBA

At IBA offices across Australia, our professional and committed team are passionate about encouraging economic independence for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

We are currently hiring! Details about the roles and how to apply can be found on our current vacancies page.

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7/09/18

Small business success in Victoria

Running or getting involved in small business has its rewards and challenges. The annual Small Business Festival is a month-long initiative, presented by Small Business Victoria, that delves into the intricacies of what it takes. IBA was honoured to deliver much of the Indigenous program of this year’s event and ran six full day workshops […]

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