About us

So a bit About Us! First Nations Gifts is a online, Aboriginal owned, retail gift store specializing in products created by First Nations and Aboriginal businesses and people.

We curate unique, authentic and quality products created by First Nations businesses so you have access to a selection of gifts and homewares for that special someone, or even just for yourself that are created lovingly by independent designers, artists and manufacturers.

The products these business create support First Nations families and communities and foster greater economic independence for First Nations peoples.

OUR VISION

‘Making a difference one gift at a time’

First Nations Gifts is built on a fundamental idea that consumers are capable of driving significant social change through conscious living and that every consumer who uses their purchase power, consumer preferences and lifestyle choices contributes collectively to make a difference in our communities.

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

First Nations Gifts acknowledges the traditional owners and custodians of the land on which we live and work. We respect Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the First People belonging to the First Nations of Australia and we honour their Ancestors and Elders. We also acknowledge elders and ancestors of all our First Nations suppliers and their families.

ABORIGINAL OWNED

First Nations Gifts is an Aboriginal owned business based in Victoria, Australia. We have many years of experience working with artists and Aboriginal businesses and aim to provide a platform for independent creators and manufacturers where they can share their culture and stories, create a first nations community of vendors and collectively market and sell their products.

We wish to advise First Nations users of this site, that supplier products may contain images, names and/or voices of people who are deceased.

ABORIGINAL CERTIFIED BUSINESS

First Nations Gifts is a certified Aboriginal owned business through Kinaway Chamber of Commerce.

Kinaway Chamber of Commerce is Victoria’s Aboriginal Chamber of Commerce and lead organisation supporting and advocating for Aboriginal Businesses in Victoria.

 

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FIRST NATIONS GIFTS

Message from the Founder

‘First Nations Gifts has a strong focus on supporting Aboriginal small business and providing greater economic independence for Aboriginal creatives.’

Making a Difference one Gift at a time

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