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She Means Business: A Look at 5 Successful Women-led Small Businesses in Australia

Another International Women's Day has come around, so we find ourselves once again appreciating all the incredible things women have achieved. And what better way to do that than by shining a light on some of the fierce women entrepreneurs who are killing it in the small business world in Australia? 

These women have worked their socks off to create successful businesses, and they're not stopping anytime soon. So grab a cuppa and let's dive in and learn the stories of these 5 women-led small businesses in Australia.

Get inspired by these 5 Australian women entrepreneurs

Three Sister Bakery

Looking for a bakery that'll satisfy your sweet tooth and tantalize your taste buds? Look no further than Three Sister Bakery, based right here in Australia! 

They are the real deal when it comes to delicious desserts with signature cakes that are out of this world. We're talking about the Musang King Durian Cake, which packs a punch with its bold flavor, the fragrant and delightful Pandan Cake, and the super popular Boba Cake. 

Then there's even the Taro Cake and Lychee Rose Cake—delicate and floral flavors that will make you fall in love at first bite! 

Kuuru Cookie House

Angeline founded Kuuru Cookie House, a business based in Australia whose specialty lies in making perfectly crunchy cookies.

She found her passion for baking at a young age, and her desire to create a cookie that was crunchy from start to finish led her to open this business.

After studying culinary arts in Sydney, Angeline began experimenting in her kitchen, and her idea soon turned into a reality. During the COVID-19 pandemic, with the encouragement of her loved ones, Angeline decided to turn her passion into a business and Kuuru Cookie House was born. 

Today, the business is known for its deliciously crunchy cookies that are loved by customers all around Australia.

Kuuru's signature bakes include their Original Chocolate Chip Cookie, Black Sesame Cookie, and Matcha Cookie. With a commitment to quality ingredients and attention to detail, Kuuru Cookie House has become a go-to store for cookie lovers in New South Wales, Australia.

Baking With Rikka

Baking With Rikka is a charming small business nestled in the Western Suburbs of Melbourne.

Led by owner and pastry chef Rikka, this bakery is renowned for its signature treats, including Ube Leche Flan Cake, Ube Brownies, and Red Velvet Cookies.

Baking With Rikka offers a range of sweet and savory delights that will satisfy any craving. Whether you're stopping in for a quick treat or placing a custom order for a special occasion, Baking With Rikka promises to deliver mouth-watering baked goods that are sure to delight you.

Little Lilac Desserts

Little Lilac Desserts is a bakery that specializes in Korean-style double-stuffed macarons. 

With a focus on using high-quality ingredients and intricate designs, their products are unique and delicious. Customers rave about the mouth-watering flavors, as well as beautiful Macarons made in the image of your favorite childhood cartoons.

Whether it's a special occasion or simply a sweet indulgence, their gift boxes are the perfect way to spread joy and happiness. Little Lilac Desserts is the place to go if you're looking for a tasty and thoughtful gift.

The Scent Factory

The Scent Factory is an innovative business based in Australia that specializes in creating scented candles, diffusers, hampers, and favors inspired by your favorite dessert.

The company takes inspiration from popular desserts such as vanilla cupcakes, banana waffle milkshakes, and marshmallow milkshakes to create unique fragrances that fill your home with warmth and comfort. 

They also offer a wide range of scents, ensuring that there is something for everyone. Whether you are looking for a gift for a loved one or a treat for yourself, The Scent Factory's scented products will surely delight your senses and create a cozy atmosphere in any space.

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Support a women-led business in Australia today

Put it on your bucket list to support a business owned and led by women this International Women’s Day. Start from our list, and share your favorites with a friend—it goes a long way to support women entrepreneurs in  Australia.

Want to take your own passion and turn it into profit like these inspiring entrepreneurs? Start your shop on Cococart, the ecommerce platform that champions small local businesses in Australia and around the world.

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