Community investment handbook for co-operatives launched

Community investment handbook for co-operatives launched

Co-operatives have played a key role in many Australian communities for more than one hundred years. Their popularity began in rural communities when agricultural producers combined their efforts to process and market their products economically.  Today, co-operatives...
Brighton community bid to buy town hall

Brighton community bid to buy town hall

In the South Australian town of Brighton, residents are being offered a chance to part own the local town hall to keep it owned locally and within the community instead of being sold to developers. The Original Town Hall group is asking the community to donate to a...
Co-operative helps banana growers affected by cyclone

Co-operative helps banana growers affected by cyclone

After the devastation left by Cyclone Olwyn in WA last month, a co-operative has found an innovative way to help banana growers in the area whose banana plantations have been decimated. The Sweeter Banana Cooperative has come together with banana growers in Gascoyne...

Pin It on Pinterest