Success Stories


This distinctive orange vehicle recovery device was first developed by plumber Brad McCarthy to assist with the extraction of bogged four-wheel drive vehicles. MAXTRAX is one of the few inventions that has been so successful, it actually created an entirely new product category worth millions of dollars. Read more…

Clevacover: Mumpreneur Success

Since inventing the original Clevacover over 10 years ago, Fiona Hargrave now works full time in her thriving small business that has weathered the storm of time. Read more…

Clipex: An Australian Success Story

In 2007 Ashley Olsson was driving outside Goulburn in New South Wales and saw an elderly man who was wrestling with a rusty fence. Read more…


 The C-Indicator – a simply electrifying invention

One of the most simple, yet highly successful electrical inventions of all time is the “C-indicator”. Since Robert Battle from Sicame developed the C-indicator in 2005, it has grown to become one of the greatest selling items of its class. Read more…

ShooAway: Death to the Aussie Salute

ShooAway was developed by a band of barbeque enthusiasts that had simply had enough of their beautifully prepared food being bombarded by pesky flies. On that day, they took a stand to eradicate the Aussie salute from backyards not only across Australia, but around the world. Read more…

Throatscope lighting throats around the world

Throatscope was developed by Australian mother Jennifer Holland, and is now being sold all over the world. Read more…

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Anni Brownjohn Awarded Telstra Businesswomen’s National Award for Innovation

Congratulations to Anni Brownjohn of The Right Food Group Pty Ltd for taking out the 2013 Telstra Businesswomen’s National Award for Innovation (National Business Innovation Award).
Established in Murwillumbah in the Tweed River Valley in 1999, the Right Food Group supplies certified organic pasta, noodles, simmer sauces, dressings, marinades and spreads to retail outlets across Australia, and exports to about 20 countries. Brands to look for in retail outlets are OZGANICS (, Pure Addiction and Organic Noodle Kitchen.

The Right Food Group ( is also an organic and natural food contract manufacturer, and enquirers in this regard should be directed to