Our News

We’re happy and proud to share what’s happening at BY Group. Here you’ll find stories about the sustainable Indigenous economic benefits we’re bringing to the communities where we work. Read our latest news, blog posts, and articles about Indigenous community engagement.

27 February 2024

Growing Indigenous Construction Talent: Summer's Journey 4 Years On

At BY Group, we're dedicated to bridging the employment gap between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians. Our focus? Empowering Indigenous communities...

13 February 2024

Empowering Indigenous Economies with Supply Nation

Businesses in Australia play a pivotal role in fostering reconciliation by actively engaging with Indigenous businesses - mainly by partnering and sourcing...

20 December 2023

Indigenous Engagement in Construction: Metrics that Matter

In the construction industry, Indigenous engagement isn't just a buzzword; it's an ethical imperative and a strategic advantage. The construction industry's...

10 October 2023

BY Our People - George Kandylas

BY Group welcomes new Operations Manager George Kandylas to the team. George brings a wealth of experience when it comes to strategy development, marketing,...

28 September 2023

Growing Indigenous Construction Talent: James' Journey 5 Years On

BY Group is committed to helping meet the national goal of closing the gap in employment between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians. That’s why we...

23 June 2023

Closing the gap is personal; it's about doing things

The National Agreement on Closing the Gap was developed to move towards an environment where Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are empowered through...

17 May 2023

How to deliver on your RAP performance by using an Indigenous Construction Company

By adopting the RAP your organisation wants to build trust and understanding, support Indigenous economic participation, demonstrate social responsibility, and...

01 February 2022

Social Procurement in the Construction Industry

What's social procurement? Why does it matter? What's the value of social procurement? Learn how socially, economically, and environmentally sustainable...

01 December 2021

New Project Win Announcements

To finish off 2021 with a series of new Defence project wins is extremely rewarding for the efforts of our hard working team members.

02 October 2021

BY Group's Jarrad Maynard Featured in Clontarf Newsletter

We are pleased to partner with Clontarf to provide employment opportunities for young Aboriginal Australians.

15 September 2021

How to engage an Indigenous construction contractor

Indigenous people make up roughly 3% of the population of Australia, and yet, despite this, they only represent as owners of roughly 0.06% of Australia’s...

18 March 2021

Using an Indigenous Building & Construction Company to Help Close the Gap

As an Indigenous-owned building and construction company, BY Group offers a unique opportunity to partner with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people...

06 January 2021

How to help Close the Gap through building and construction

As Australians, we are starting to see the impact of our government’s shared commitment to achieving equality in health and life expectancy for Aboriginal and...