Extensive engagement in Indigenous Community and Economic Development for over 17 years
Highly experienced in government and private sector abilities and can deliver practical outcomes for both sectors through a demonstrated record of innovation
Very experienced in business operations and management which has given ability to coach businesses with straight-forward practical advice
Organisational and business capacity-building especially for the regional SME sector e.g. tourism, services, food and agri
Much direct and indirect Local Government interaction through direct employment, voluntary services and consultancies
Deep understanding of Indigenous Cultural issues and sensitivities developed through much personal interaction over many years in Qld, NT and WA with Indigenous communities
Highly experienced in successful delivery of Commonwealth, State and Local Government programmes and initiatives with a demonstrated high level of concrete results
Proven ability to identify grants and funding suitable for Indigenous Shire Councils
Export capability development
Innovative, out-of-the-box thinking is at the heart of what we do. With extensive experience in consulting, agribusiness and project advisory, we partner with you to provide practical solutions that work.
Kauri Group offers services across three core streams:
1) Strategy - Helping businesses to understand their unique strengths and create a strategy that builds on these to deliver results. Services include strategic and business planning, transformation and change, new market development (domestic and international) and organisational design and structuring.
2) Performance - Implementing evidence-based solutions that are backed by practical experience, we ensure that you have the right platform to deliver the outcomes you desire. We support you through performance reviews and optimisation, operational design, resource planning, logistics and supply chain management and systems and technology integration.
3) Projects - From concept through to handover, we have the expertise to plan, assess and deliver your growth projects. Our expertise extends across feasibility studies, business cases, project management support, grant applications and tenders and project funding.
In all the projects that we undertake, we adopt a transparent and agreed approach. We keep you involved throughout the process and ensure that the final outcome is not a surprise. Practical solutions backed by real expertise is the foundation upon which we operate.
For an obligation free discussion about your project or business needs, get in touch with us today.
Cam Charlton, Director
The Many Rivers Microenterprise Development (MED) Program provides support to meet individuals’ needs. Our business coaches live locally and work with small business owners over the long term to develop the skills to make their business idea a reality.
Our business coaches can support you to develop a solid business idea, create a business plan, register your business, understand cash flow and bookkeeping, and so much more. Many Rivers supported small business owners also have access to Many Rivers microfinance business loans and pro bono legal advice. Read more. https://manyrivers.org.au/programs/small-business-support/
The Many Rivers Community Economic Development (CED) Program provides support to regional and remote Indigenous communities that want to establish or grow economic activity on their land. Together we step through what is required for a community to strengthen its understanding, planning, leadership, and organisation to actively participate in the Australian economy and be local leaders in the community’s future direction and prosperity. Many Rivers’ CED Managers are located across Australia and support communities to reach their economic goals. Read more. https://manyrivers.org.au/programs/community-economic-development/