Co- Founder of Gulbarn
Samara has lived in Minyerri all of her life. Samara has been actively involved in spearheading the Minyerri Arts and Cultural Centre and has been a driving force behind the development of the Gulbarn business. She’s passionate about creating opportunities for the young people in Minyerri, including her three daughters Jayzeena, Ashleen and Letty Boo.
Co-Founder of Gulbarn, Founder Enterprise Learning Projects (ELP)
Laura founded Enterprise Learning Projects (ELP) in 2010 to foster and support grassroots enterprise in partnership with Aboriginal communities. She is passionate about ensuring everyone has opportunities to engage fully in the economy, and is especially interested in using enterprise as a vehicle to enable Aboriginal people to share their culture. The idea for Gulbarn the business was sparked in 2013 when Laura was in Minyerri to support the community to explore enterprise possibilities and Samara introduced her to the magic taste of Gulbarn leaves.
Jayzeena Billy + Ashleen Billy + Letty Boo Billy