Applications are closed for 2019


Wild Idea wants to help you turn that idea into a business.

Do you have an idea that could help save our environment?

 In 2019, we worked with four amazing business to address the challenge: How can we better conserve nature, and increase the protection of threatened species and their survival in the wild?


Learn more about each team and their business below. 

Edgars Greste, Susannah Kable
Grow Love Project

Grow ​Love Project advocates for a healthy, bio-diverse and sustainable Australian food system. The team educates, inspires and connects farmers with customers to grow the movement towards eating for healthy people and a healthy planet.

Martin Collings
Charopy

Charopy solves the problem of contamination in recycling bins and works with primary schools to make recycling more fun. Charopy has also raised awareness of NSW threatened species in schools, through their 'Build Your Own Colony' game. 

Dave Brook
OwlBnB

Dave makes habitat, every day - for any native animal, anywhere that's safe for them. To make sure 'No owl shall remain homeless', he is exploring ways owls can  safely live, hunt and reproduce in agricultural and urban environments. 

2019 WILDLINGS

Martin Collings, Charopy
Susannah Kable and Edgars Greste, The Grow Love Project

Jessie Panazzolo
Lonely Conservationists

Jessie created Lonely Conservationists to help conservationists thrive. With almost 2000 conservationists in her community, Jessie believes there is enough human power to conserve the 60% of threatened species impacted by agriculture across the planet. 

Jessie Panazzolo, Lonely Conservationists
Dave Brook, OwlBnB

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Take part in fortnightly coaching calls and monthly group check-ins. Industry-leading guest speakers will join the check-ins to share their knowledge.  

Mentor matches are made in phase two of the program, once we know your business needs.  Connect and work with our incredible partners to build your brand and business. 

Weekly lessons tailored to the needs of your business by our coaches. Buisiness training is delivered by leading entrepreneur educators, AgThentic and The Fitzroy Academy.

Attend live-in, multi-day retreats where you will take part in business and personal development workshops, and build lasting bonds with the other participants. 

 TAILORED LEARNING

TOP MENTORS AND LEADERS 

PERSONALISED COACHING

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JOIN THE INCUBATOR CREATED EXCLUSIVELY FOR PEOPLE WHO WANT TO IMPROVE OUR PLANET.

Wild Idea is a business incubator designed to take you from early idea stage, to being ready to launch and operate your business. Once complete, you will be inducted into the Wild Idea family and be part of our supportive environmental entrepreneurship community forever! 


Applications for round two of the program are expected to open in mid 2020.

Wild Idea is delivered in partnership with the NSW Government's Saving our Species Program, the National Australia Bank and Odonata. 


In 2019, we are looking for ideas that will be delivered in NSW. 

Wild Idea is open to applicants from across Australia over 18 years of age.

 How can we better conserve nature, and increase the protection of threatened species and their survival in the wild?

THE 2019 CHALLENGE

NEW SPOTS JUST ADDED!

Our online open day last week sold out, so we have opened more spots on Friday 24 May and Tuesday 28 May. Chat directly with the Wild Idea coaches, receive immediate feedback on your idea and discuss whether the program is right for you. 


Book your 20 min consultation now.

WANT TO KNOW MORE?

Deadline to apply is 11:59 pm (AEST) Friday, May 31, 2019.

Are you ready to unlock your wild idea?

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NEW SPOTS JUST ADDED!

Our online open day last week sold out, so we have opened more spots on Friday 24 May and Tuesday 28 May. Chat directly with the Wild Idea coaches, receive immediate feedback on your idea and discuss whether the program is right for you. 


Book your 20 min consultation now.

WANT TO KNOW MORE?