Meet the Makers

Introducing the talented makers and creators of rural Australia! Sole traders, side hustlers, mothers, fathers, small business owners creating their beautiful products in far flung places.
They create to express themselves, to spread joy, to calm, to inspire, to heal. They create to generate alternative income streams for households under stress. In times of crisis often supplementary income becomes the primary income.
It has been the talent, creativity and ingenuity of many rural makers and creators that have kept the lights on in rural communities through the recent drought, fires and global pandemic. Literally and figuratively. These are their stories...