New South Wales & ACT


Ati Art School

WOC-owned gallery and art school in Western Sydney
Phone: 0450 482 188

Bassam Art

Bassam Jabar is an Iraqi born painter and glass art maker

Emmanuel Asante Art

Ghana-born visual artist and workshop facilitator

Raneen Shamon

Sydney-based award winning visual artist, with a key area of practice in conceptual art.
Insta: @raneenshamon

Najla Sbei Art

Najla is a former teacher who loves to share her art to connect with other people
FB: @feelingsbynaj

Real Rhythm Studio

Recording studio, music school and dance school in Fairfield
Insta: @realrhythmstudio

Professional Services

Mahawa Creative

Storytelling agency forucsing on women empoewrment.

Marketing Automation Stories

A consultancy that provides Sales & Marketing professional services

Danish Ravi Photography

Professional Photographer specialising in sports and entertainment.
Phone: 0434 402 409
Insta: @danishraviphotography

we are the mainstream

A collective of First Nations, Gender Diverse People of Colour, Trans & Women of Colour, created to elevate their experiences, stories and causes.

Be Taught Driving School

Popular Western Sydney driving school
Insta: @be_taught_driving_school

Retail & Fashion

Niya Clothing

Designed in Sydney, made in Sierra Leone. Sold at markets around Sydney

Angkor Flowers & Crafts

Online floral store supporting disadvantaged women in Sydney through employment and support
Phone: 02 8866 0131

Bags of Love and Peace

Sima Mahboobifard creates handmade leather bags and wallets. Order via Facebook

Billiano Designs

African jewellery designed by Bilikis Gbadamosi.. Sold at The Social Outfit in Newtown
Phone: 0420 891 206
Insta: @billiano_designs

Ramssin Furniture

New and ex-display furniture sold in Sydney
Phone: 0435 838 437

The Social Outfit

A fashion label providing employment and training to women from refugee and new migrant communities in clothing production, retail, design and marketing. Shop is located in Newtown (Inner West, Sydney)
Phone: 02 9550 3691

Redfern Convenience Store

Popular Redfern Institution selling everyday essentials as well as international food. 152a Redfern Street, Redfern

Phone: 02 9319 1112
Insta: @redfern_convenience_store

Sawsan’s Craft

Sudanese owned craft and accessories business, sold at markets in Sydney.


Food & Beverage

Bread and Butter Project

Bakery and Social Enterprise that provides training to refugees and people seeking asylum in Sydney, sold at various supermarkets.

Colombo Social

Sri Lankan Restaurant and social enterprise in Enmore (2042) that provides hospitality training to refugees & people seeking asylum in Sydney
Phone: 02 9020 3366

Ekhlass Sweets

Canberra-based Sudanese sweets sold online on Global Sisters’ marketplace. For catering enquiries message on Instagram
Insta: @ekhlass_sweets

Sara’s Ethiopian Cuisine Wollongong

Traditional Ethiopian cuisine catering
Phone: 0470 135 233

House of Welcome Catering

Social enterprise that provides jobs to refugees & people seeking asylum in Sydney
Phone: 02 9797 9290

Mama and Pikin Kitchen

Sesame-based sweets from Guinea Conakry (West Africa), sold online and at CBR Food Co-oop and Two Before Ten Cafes in Canberra
Phone: 0421 629 553

Parliament on King

Café in Newtown that also does catering, they provide hospitality training for refugees and people seeking asylum
Phone: 0414 235 325

Yummy Yummy Knafeh

Palestinian dessert sold at Al Andalos Cafe, 127 Haldon Street, Lakemba and at markets
Phone: 0435 718 555

Aunty’s Ginger Tonic

A drink derived from the villages of Sierra Leone. Available to purchase online and selected stores. Markets around Sydney.
Phone: 0435 718 555

Damascus Restaurant

Syrian restaurant in Bass Hill, Western Sydney

Insta: @syria_damascusrestur

Al-awael Restaurant

Family-owned Iraqi restaurant in Western Sydney (Fairfield Heights).
Phone: 0431 244 697
Insta: @alawael_resturant

The Freedom Hub

The Freedom Hub Cafe and Event venue is a business for purpose. All profits support the Freedom Hub Survivor School
Insta: @freedomhuborg

Sangee’s Kitchen

Westmead-based home chef serving up Asian-fusion meals
Phone: 0414 956 994
Insta: @sangeesasianfusion

Zeenat Afghan Restaurant

Afghan restaurant in Merrylands serving sheer yakh and jhala
Phone: 02 8606 5848

Kabul Social

Dining at Kabul Social extends beyond delicious food inspired by the streets of Kabul. They invite you to be part of a collective movement for good.

Met Centre Food Court, 60 Margaret Street, Sydney (next to Wynyard Station). Open Mon-Fri for lunch.

Zac’s Great Food

Afghan restaurant in north-west Sydney, serving bbq kebab platters.
5/5 Celebration Drive, Bella Vista Phone: 02 8883 3133
Insta: @zacsgreatfoodofficial

Aussie Bee Products

Honey supplier based in southwest Sydney, specialising in all-natural health and beauty products.
Visit: 127 Haldon Street, Lakemba
Insta: @aussiebeeproducts

Afandi Cafe

Serving the best Nabulsi Knafeh and Coffee on Sand! Catering available. Phone 0449 996 663

Address:226 Chapel Road, Bankstown

Insta: @afandicafebankstown

Afghan Chapli Kebab

Family-owned restaurant in Western Sydney serving fresh and authentic Afghan food.
Shop 3/60 Main St, Blacktown
Insta: @afghanchaplikebab

Zen Tea Lounge Foundation

Charity based in Western Sydney that supports family violence survivors through employment and workshops. They have a cafe and a home maintenance service.
Visit: 15/108 Percival Rd, Smithfield
Insta: @zentealounge

Mumtaz Spices

Spice shop specialising in saffron from Herat, Afghanistan. Open 7 days.

Address: Arcade, 12/75-77 Auburn Rd, Auburn

Insta: @mumtazspices

Bavan Foods

Sydney-based caterer and roti maker specialising in Sri Lankan & South Indian dishes.
Phone: 0450 458 551
Insta: @bavanfoods

Khamsa Cafe

Palestinian-owned vegan café in Newtown
Insta: @khamsacafenewtown

Racha’s Syrian Kitchen

Syrian cuisine catering company based in Sydney
Phone: 0402 490 476
Insta: @racha_syrian_kitchen

Health & Fitness

Lun Asian Massage

Burmese owned massage salon in Wagga Wagga
Phone: 0480 201 850

Trades & Services

Erkmen Savaskan

Renowned Turkish interior designer
Phone: 0416 279 247

Tiling By AA

All tiling services including bathroom, kitchen floor and wall tiling services
Phone: 0466 038 607

Oak Tree Gardening Services

Gardening and maintenance business in Sydney.
Phone: 0410 104 537