Innovation - Darwin Innovation Hub

INVESTMENT READINESS

We give businesses access to expert advice that money can’t buy, and financial support through grants, incentives and access to capital. Our Start NT program is tailored to suit businesses of any size, at any scale, across any market.

SAFE NOTES

Our Start NT program gets you ready for early-stage SAFE note investment (Simple Agreement for Future Equity) for Start-Ups with a great business idea and a focus on Northern Territory industry and development.  Investment sizes range from $50,000 to $250,000 and are subject to venture capital due diligence.

INVESTOR MATCH-MAKING

The Darwin Innovation Hub introduces start-ups to a network of venture capital and angel investors. Our mission is to foster a vibrant ecosystem where entrepreneurs and investors can collaborate to bring transformative ideas to life, driving economic growth and innovation throughout the region.

RESEARCH COMMERCIALISATION

We assist companies commercialise their research. Our venue is equipped with a high tech Data Lab and Research & Development Facility providing businesses access to a 1GB internet (scalable up to 10 GB) data connection via AARNet.

INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT

We are perfectly placed in the innovation ecosystem to inform key stakeholders of new and emerging markets and promising opportunities for Northern Australia. Working with our partners both domestically and globally, we provide valuable insights and policy inputs into project developments within global markets.

A HUB TO WORK, MEET, LEARN AND PRESENT

Our prime CBD location, makes the DIH an ideal space to work, meet, present or learn. Reap the rewards of working in an innovation hub with a serviced office. Hold your work meetings or host conferences, webinars, training seminars and events in our custom designed event spaces.