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GG’s Flowers gets first pop-up shop by joining Shop Wanniassa

Since the establishment of the business, GG’s Flowers has now secured their first pop-up shop front. Partnering with Shop Wanniassa at Wanniassa Markets, GG’s Flowers trialled a pop up shop-front over the christmas season. Showing their hampers and their popular rainbow roses, GG’s Flowers are definitely on the road to expanding their business. Read more [...]

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Canberra Close Up: Nipuni Wijewickrema

ABC Canberra meets with Nipuni Wijewickrema to talk about the progress she’s made with GG’s Flowers. Focusing on the inspirations behind the business, becoming a social enterprise, and the high school experiences that helped shape her, we get an inside view about what makes GG’s Flowers so important. Read more about Nip at ABC Canberra to learn [...]

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How to change the world, one flower at a time

Foundation for Young Australians meets with Nipuni Wijewickrema to talk about GG’s Flowers and the inspirations for starting a social enterprise Canberra florist that gives meaningful employment to those with special needs. Right as the Unleashed Festival’s Speaker series starts, Nip takes part in Australia’s largest social change festival as part of the speaker lineup [...]

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Raising Women: Geetha and Gayana

There's an old saying passed on from her mother that Geetha Wijewickrema has held on to: ‘Never Give Up’. This saying has stayed with Geetha through raising a daughter with a disability, battling an illness, and co-founding a business. Speaking to HerCanberra, Geetha talks about her family and how she’s incredibly proud of all her [...]

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'The Better Bunch’ SBS The Feed presents the Wijewickrema family

The Wijewickrema’s always wanted their own TV Show. ‘The Better Bunch’ by SBS Viceland presents the Wijewickrema family, who established GG’s Flowers with the sole purpose of hiring those with special needs.The Wijewickrema family show how family love and support took the business that was made for Gayana- a young girl with Down Syndrome, and [...]

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Bucking the trends #17 – GG’s Flowers

The Australia Post Regional Pitchfest was an opportunity for Nipuni Wijewickrema to share GG’s Flowers to a live audience and to an expert panel. This proved to be successful as the GG’s Flowers story stole the show and the team took home first prize as well as the audience choice. As lucky and grateful as [...]

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Check out Paperworks Inc - another amazing social enterprise!

We are so thrilled to announce our partnership with Paperworks Inc – another social enterprise in Canberra! Paperworks Inc are not only environmentally savvy with their products, but they provide amazing opportunities for those who are less advantaged.This not-for-profit social enterprise brings together people living with special needs or who come from low socio-economic backgrounds to create new friendships and [...]

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Join the GG's team!

Come and join the family at GG’s Flowers! We are always looking for compassionate volunteers who want to give a little bit back to those less fortunate. As a volunteer for GG’s Flowers, you can choose to help out on the forefront of activities with deliveries, or behind the scenes in the office. Even if you would like to donate [...]

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GG's Flowers unite for the Cerebral Palsy Alliance

GG's Flowers chuck on some onesies for a day in support of the Cerebral Palsy Alliance.

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Community gives back to 89-year-old Braddon robbery victim

When 89-year-old woman Palmira de Simone was robbed in broad daylight in her own driveway, GG's Flowers stepped in to give back to the Braddon resident. Read the story in the Canberra Times. 

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