The success of the National Indigenous Culinary Institute relies on the generous support of sponsors and donors.


Corporate sponsorship is a significant source of funds for the National Indigenous Culinary Institute.

Our corporate sponsors share our vision for a skilled Indigenous workforce and provide general financial support.  The National Indigenous Culinary Institute acknowledges our sponsors in all promotional activities and events.

Commitment to sponsorship will assist one Indigenous trainee chef gain invaluable experience and qualifications.  If you would like to discuss sponsorship opportunities, please contact Bill Sweeney on 0417 335 411.


We would also like to take this opportunity to advise that the National Indigenous Culinary Institute Limited has recently received endorsement as a deductible gift recipient by the Australian Taxation Office, making all gift donations over $2 tax deductible.

We welcome each and every donation.  Your donation will contribute to the development of highly skilled Indigenous chefs who will be role models and leaders for up and coming Indigenous trainees.  For example,

$500 will cover the cost of knife skills training which will provide one Indigenous trainee chef with the basic skills essential for their progression through the program

$1,000 will provide the uniform kit for one Indigenous trainee chef including their knife kit which is essential to success in the program

Donate today by contacting Bill Sweeney on 0417 335 411 (or email