2022 Indigenous Excellence Award

State Winners.

Congratulations to the Telstra Best of Business Awards Winners. Selected by our expert judging panel, these are the highest-achieving businesses in their respective categories. 

2022 Indigenous Excellence Award

Curijo

ACT | Winner

Indigenous Excellence

Curijo

Curijo is a management consultancy specialising in Aboriginal affairs as well as mainstream services in Canberra. Through consultancy, strategic insights, and capability, Curijo's vision is to make a difference for its clients, staff, and all Indigenous Australians.

Ikuntji Artists Aboriginal Corporation

NT | Winner

Indigenous Excellence

Ikuntji Artists Aboriginal Corporation

Established in 1992, Ikuntji Artists was the first art centre established by women in the Western Desert Art Movement. Today Ikuntji Artists are represented in galleries and institutions in Australia and around the world.

Jaramer Pty Ltd

VIC | Winner

Indigenous Excellence

Jaramer Pty Ltd

Jaramer Legal is a national, majority-Indigenous-owned law firm offering a suite of commercial and legal services. It prides itself on delivering client-tailored legal services through a unique, culturally sensitive lens.

Kardan Australia t/a Kardan Construction

WA | Winner

Indigenous Excellence

Kardan Australia t/a Kardan Construction

Kardan Construction is a Supply Nation Certified Aboriginal building company which operates on the philosophy that community infrastructure should have community outcomes, building infrastructure for a stronger and more resiliant society.

KILLARA SERVICES

NSW | Winner

Indigenous Excellence

KILLARA SERVICES

Killara (formerly GJK Indigenous Solutions) is an Aboriginal owned and operated Cleaning Company. Killara is Supply Nation certified and was created to create real pathways for Indigenous Australian to gain access to sustainable employment. Founded by Jasmine Newman, great granddaughter of Aboriginal activist Bert Groves, Killara aims to Engage, Employ and Empower.

2022 Indigenous Excellence Finalists

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VIC|Finalist

Indigenous Excellence Award

AMK Law Pty Ltd

AMK Law helps people achieve their goals. As a boutique law firm, it offers top tier, experienced lawyers who can work closely and build relationships with clients – something its team values above all else.

QLD|Finalist

Indigenous Excellence Award

BROLGA CRANES & EQUIPMENT

Brolga Cranes & Equipment is a 100% Indigenous-owned company that takes construction hire to new heights, providing customised, efficient and effective crane solutions to projects of all sizes.

NSW|Finalist

Indigenous Excellence Award

BROLTON GROUP

Brolton Group is a proud Indigenous-owned and operated engineering company. It delivers a range of engineering services with evolving skillsets, and values of reliability, credibility, sustainability and ambition.

NSW|Finalist

Indigenous Excellence Award

Gourmet Earth PTY LTD trading as Karkalla Byron Bay

Byron Bay restaurant, Karkalla, is the passion project of Mindy Woods, proud Bundjalung woman of the Widjabul Wia-bul clan. By using seasonal produce and native Indigenous ingredients, the restaurant’s menu is a nod to Mindy’s heritage.

NT|Finalist

Indigenous Excellence Award

HOLDACCESS (WUNA)

If information is power, how do we hold it? HoldAccess exists to answer this question, by addressing issues of under-documented people being left behind by the digital revolution. It gives everyone control over their data.

VIC|Finalist

Indigenous Excellence Award

KINYA LERRK

In the Wemba Wemba language, Kinya Lerrk means women coming together. 100% Aboriginal owned and operated, the business creates design and art that celebrates Aboriginal culture and makes homes and offices come alive.

ACT|Finalist

Indigenous Excellence Award

Kirra Services

Kirra Services is a proud Supply Nation Certified Indigenous information and communications technology provider offering a range of services. Its goal is to increase opportunities for Indigenous people in the ICT industry.

NT|Finalist

Indigenous Excellence Award

North East Arnhem Land Aboriginal Corporation

North-East Arnhem Land Aboriginal Corporation strives to advance the condition and welfare of Indigenous people. Focused on developing a local indigenous workforce, the 26 Traditional Owner Clan Groups from North East Arnhem Land are members.

NSW|Finalist

Indigenous Excellence Award

Show Me The Way Incorporated

Show Me The Way shouts from the rooftops about the benefits of storytelling. With custom film workshops, First Nations and refugee students make documentaries about local heroes – learning about culture and storytelling.

SA|Finalist

Indigenous Excellence Award

Warida Wholistic Wellness Pty Ltd

Warida Wholistic Wellness is an Indigenous mental health and wellbeing sanctuary focused on healing disconnection by connecting people to Country, animals and themselves. Led by strong Badimaya (Badimia) woman, Bianca Stawiarski, Warida’s mission is to empower families and communities across Australia and internationally.

Explore other category Winners.

Progressing Australia

Accelerating Women

Championing Health

Building Communities

Embracing Innovation

Promoting Sustainability

Outstanding Growth

Key dates.

Nominations open

All year round

Nominate your own or another remarkable business.

National Gala Awards Dinner

April 2022

State Winners will go on to compete at a National level. The National Awards Dinner will be held in Sydney, where we’ll announce the National Winners for each category, alongside the National Winner for Progressing Australia.


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