In Project Leap's second episode, Tara and Meredith talk to the charming Matt Golinski. Whilst many people think they know Matts story over the years, we wanted to share why we believe Matt is a "Doer" for regional Australia. Over the last 3 years Matt has been working in rural and regional towns supporting to create growth opportunities in these economies by delivering events to boost the food ecosystems in these regions.
Goondiwindi, Blackall, Biloela, Mackay, The Sunshine Coast, Roma ... you name it! Matt has been there, worked with local producers and youth and cooked. He is the Gympie Food Ambassador and has a standing invitation to headline major food events throughout the country,
It's not all rosy though - as anyone in the thick of regional, rural or remote primary industry would be quick to attest. "Even with the diversity, and the good business models, it is still a tough business to be in.
Listen to Project Leaps Ep 2 to learn more about Matt's journey and the incredible work he is doing in regional Australia.