Support for women’s organisations


The e-commerce website is very important to Bima Wear as it means it can now sell its fabrics to the world.

Bima Wear is a fabric printmaking and clothing business based at Wurrumiyanga (formerly Nguiu),Bathurst Island,TiwiIslandsoff the coast ofDarwinin the Northern Territory of Australia.

Twelve Tiwi women work full time producing fabric prints and sewn garments in brilliant bold designs, central to Tiwi culture. Eight women have worked with Bima Wear for more than 30 years: three since its inception in 1969. Dedication and morale is strong among the women, and they make all the decisions about the future of their much-loved enterprise.