VPAC Innovations

gemaker was engaged to facilitate a strategic planning day for VPAC Innovations. In addition to designing the structure of the meeting, sourcing a guest speaker and summarising the meeting output, the gemaker team was also required to seek feedback from and engage with, staff at all levels to ensure a collaborative and valuable session that […]

InSpace at ANU

gemaker helped the ANU Institute for Space (InSpace) secure critical support and funding by:

The Defence Science and Technology Group

In collaboration with a Defence Science and Technology (DST) Group project team, gemaker delivered an internal strategy for engagement with small-to-medium enterprises (SMEs) enabling tech transfer to meet Defence needs. The strategy was guided by gemaker’s research into local and international models for SME engagement to promote innovation, collation of available data on science-based SMEs […]


SynFlyt engaged gemaker to produce their new website and provide ongoing PR and marketing services.gemaker also provided SynFlyt with marketing strategy, communications services and PR management, including:

Byron Aviation

gemaker developed Byron Aviation’s Manufacturing Modernisation Fund application, successfully winning a $100K grant. With this fund, the Department of Industry, Science and Technology supports SME manufacturers to adopt new technologies, enhance productivity and create jobs, by co-funding capital investments and reskilling. gemaker’s team provided strategic advice to Byron Aviation, edited their project plan and wrote […]

Baker & Provan (B&P)

The gemaker team helped B&P apply for a $160,000 grant (50% of the proposed project costs) from the NSW Government’s Regional Job Creation Fund. The company intends to use the grant to enhance capacity for engineering maintenance services in Cooma, to meet increased demand from Snowy Hydro. B&P will upgrade workshop equipment and create eight […]


gemaker conducted a branding and communications workshop to help develop a new name of the organisation and subsequently created a new website to clearly explain Astralis’ capabilities and value. This included designing and building a visually impressive space-themed website, copywriting content, ensuring it was optimised for search engines and had a fully responsive layout for […]

Cicada Innovations

gemaker developed Cicada’s winning application for a $2.1M NSW Government grant to deliver the National Space Industry Hub, expand Australia’s space capabilities and position NSW to lead this growth sector. The complex proposal comprised: commercialisation training; rolling-entry, residential acceleration and incubation programs; and events for networking and education, involving a pool of industry mentors. The […]