Entries by emily


Keeping cool in the tropics

  LIKE many people living in Darwin, Michael Bruvel was disappointed that his new pool was as warm as a bath and provided no relief from the heat and humidity. He decided to do something about it. Michael has developed a clever water-cooling system called Aquasense. It can be used on everything from a […]


Lean Canvas Workshop – March

Our first Lean Canvas Workshop hosted by the HUB’s Entrepreneur in Residence Dean Alle and our Program Director Janet Kosic was a huge success! Thank you to everyone who attended, especially after we were hit by Tropical Cyclone Marcus! We had a full house of eager participants on both days ready to learn everything they […]


Cellular Detox Hub

DIH start-up Cellular Detox Hub hosted a product information session for ecominerals at the HUB. As one of our newest start-ups to join the HUB and make themselves at home in the co-working lab – we are so happy to see Sheila making the most of the facilities and networks available through a HUB membership. […]

Japanese Washoku Program – Natto super food trial

      Natto is a healthy Japanese food, which is made from soybeans fermented with Bacillus subtilis natto. Historically, Natto was made by being wrapped in straw (dried stems of rice or wheat), which naturally contains Bacillus subtilis natto. Natto is something of an acquired taste due to its strong smell, strong flavour, and […]

DIH Representative Office Established in Kathmandu

This week, Darwin Innovation Hub’s CEO Harley Paroulakis and NTG’s Richard Foo participated in a seminar to commemorate the establishment of a new representative office in Kathmandu, facilitated through Shambhu Kadhel of KBA Global. The Migrant Innovation Northern Territory (MINT) program assists overseas nationals with obtaining Australian permanent residency, if they have demonstrated commitment to being involved in the region’s innovation hub and start […]


February Newsletter

The time has finally come! We have a co-working lab! We are so pleased to have our co-working lab open and operating with several start-up companies making themselves at home. The lab is already shaping up be a very exciting space, where we will offer start-up companies the chance to participate in an acceleration […]

Darwin City Boutique Markets!

The Darwin City Boutique Markets are back! Come and enjoy great food, family entertainment and discover what the City Retailers have to offer. For more information, head to Darwin City Boutique Markets