Wardirras of the Ngurra Co-op
Funding area: First Nations-led Economic Inclusion
The Wardirras of the Ngurra Co-op is a small start-up social enterprise that Kylie Mowarin and a women’s group in Roebourne, WA have been hoping to get off the ground. Their plan is to develop local medicinal plants as native botanical products.
2023 First Nations-led Grant, $25,000
Wardirras is a co-op from Roebourne in the Pilbara region. They have received a grant to develop an Indigenous medicinal plant (jammi) into a social enterprise. This is building on Wardirras recent worked with pharmacists to successfully validate the medicinal properties of the jammi plant.