Inspired by her volunteer placement in North India, where she taught sewing to Tibetan refugees, Australian designer Frances Carrington founded her label ‘Eternal Creation’ to support Himalayan communities.
After noticing how little conventional school holiday venues had to offer, former school teacher, Winifred Hanson, decided to create workshops that would offer children a wide range of activities that are both fun and educational.
After treating an army of unprepared businessmen and women at last year’s Sydney Half Marathon, sports physiotherapist Jennifer Dodge spotted a gap in the corporate fitness market and launched Office Athlete.
For many of us, the thought of getting up on a Saturday to go furniture shopping is exasperating; but thanks to Zanui.com.au, Australians can finally furnish their home with just a few clicks of a mouse.
Running a business while caring for a small child is a daunting task made even harder by a lack of helpful management tools. Bronwen O’Brien spotted a gap in the market and launched DigitalSorbet to help women in a similar position.