On-Country Enterprise


Supporting micro enterprise research and development for commercial opportunity, increasing the economic independence of Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people.


To create regional enterprise services, supporting micro businesses and management of commercial contracts via a centralised business model.


Offering a service to Aboriginal and Non-Aboriginal people to become business ready, increase household income and On-Country Impact.

What we offer

ABC Foundation Ltd can offer a range of micro-business, enterprise development and collaborative services, which include:

  • Business planning and capacity building;
  • Partnership opportunities to expand business ideas;
  • Enterprise platforms to offer tourism products and services;
  • On-Country Carbon.
  • On-Country gatherings and organisational workshops;
  • Land-based Aboriginal Training and Employment Strategies;
  • On-Country programme development and capacity building;
  • Organisational governance training and capacity building;
  • Cultural safety management training and capacity building.

We welcome discussions to explore further collaboration, investment and commercial opportunity to increase our On-Country Impact.



2020 – Awarded the ‘Containers for Change’ contract from WA Return, Recycle, Renew Ltd in the Gascoyne and Midwest regions

2019 – Funded by the Building Better Regions Fund to develop a Gascoyne Aboriginal Tourism Corridor Strategic Plan

2019 – Signed into a Partnership Agreement with Yulella Aboriginal Corporation to build community services capacity

2019 - Established the ABC On-Country Enterprise Online Store supporting local artists

2018 - Established the ABC On-Country Enterprise Pop-Up shop in Carnarvon and Denham creating a social enterprise for Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal artists

2017 – Established the ABC Art On-Country project creating a business platform for Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal artists to sell product to the wider community.

2017 – Engaged by Yulella Aboriginal Corporation to facilitate an organisational capacity workshop to increase its capacity in delivering a Community Development Program contract.

2016 – Engaged by Gascoyne Development Commission to develop the Gascoyne Aboriginal Land and Sea Management Strategy, available on the GDC website.

2016 – Developed a project plan for the Shire of Ashburton to establish a Caring for Country – Waste Management Approach for the Wakuthuni Community.

2016 – Consultation and facilitation of workshops for Yindjibarndi Aboriginal Corporation Cultural Tourism Development Plan for the Ngurrawaana Community and Ngurrawaana Rangers for the Gregory’s Gorge Precinct.

On-Country Enterprise Programmes


On-Country Carbon

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Containers for Change

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