Latest News & Announcements

Welcome to KARI’s latest News page, your gateway to staying informed and inspired.

Explore a collection of articles, updates, and stories that showcase our unwavering commitment to fostering positive change. From groundbreaking initiatives and impactful partnerships to heartwarming success stories from the communities we serve, this curated hub keeps you connected to the pulse of our mission. Discover how we’re breaking new ground in empowering lives, promoting education, and driving sustainable progress.

A message from KARI CEO, Casey Ralph

2022 has already started off with a bang! We here at KARI are energised at the prospects already presented to us including the eagerly awaited return of face to face client service delivery, connecting directly with our communities, and the implementation of many new and innovative projects the team have…

NRL 2022 Indigenous All Stars Squads Announced

The National Rugby League (NRL) have announced the Indigenous All Stars Squads for 2022! Check out the deadly squad lists below! Women’s Indigenous All Stars Squad List Bobbi Law Bree Chester Caitlan Johnston Jaime Chapman Janelle Williams Jasmine Peters Kaitlyn Phillips Keilee Joseph Kirra Dibb Kyra Simon Quincy Dodd Rhiannon…

A Message from KARI CEO, Casey Ralph

As we move towards the end of 2021, I have had the time to reflect on what has been one of the busiest years for the organisation. To say 2021 has been our most challenging year to date would be somewhat of an understatement. Staff across both companies were forced…

Transurban WestConnex Corporate Volunteer Packing Day

A team of staff from Transurban WestConnex including CEO Andrew Head, visited the KARI Foundation Office to participate in a corporate volunteer initiative. Assisting our Community Programs Team, our volunteers packed a number of food hampers to support our ongoing community and Elder hamper program.  This program provides local Aboriginal…

Wilson Security Partnership supporting Aboriginal Women

The KARI Foundation and Wilson Security have partnered across a multi-year contract to deliver supported programs for Aboriginal women. The Aboriginal Wellbeing Conference is an opportunity for women to be empowered through experiences of culture, spiritual, mental, or physical wellbeing. It provides an opportunity for women to talk about their…

KARI Workplace Cultural Immersions – Book now for 2022!

Our cultural immersion programs hope to provide hands-on cultural experiences that are both informative and empowering. They’re designed to be culturally appropriate, relevant, and practical and aim to improve and/or enhance the attitudes, cultural skills, knowledge, and behaviors of everyone involved in relation to cultural communication and interactions. Ranging from…

Launch of KARI Aboriginal Procurement (KAP)

In October, during Indigenous Business Month, we launched a new arm of the KARI Foundation, KARI Aboriginal Procurement (KAP). In creating KAP our aim is to deliver an end-to-end customer experience and walk alongside corporate Australia to help facilitate KARI services Australia wide. KAP provides procurement services across a number…

Thank You Event 2021

After another year filled with uncertainty, it was with great pleasure that the KARI Foundation were able to host our 2021 Corporate Thank-You Event on Friday 26 November, 2021. Held at Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf, not even the unseasonably wet weather could stop our many Corporate Partners and friends from…


Home-grown Aussie stars and a tribute to frontline workers will be highlights of a COVID-Safe Australia Day 2021, the NSW Government and The Australia Day Council of NSW announced today. Speaking at the official launch of the Australia Day 2021 program, Minister Ayres said the event will celebrate our resilience…