Fair Go Trading
We believe in a Fair Go.
Established in 2004, Fair Go Trading continues to work with Fair Trade groups - now for over fifteen years. We have brought to market hundreds of handmade artisan products to Australia and New Zealand, supporting artisan families in developing nations.
We also work with like minded businesses in Australia and New Zealand who support our Fair Trade efforts.
Our collaboration with dozens of Fair Trade groups and organizations worldwide and have given us a lot of valuable experience and also a lot of fun.
As a social enterprise, our goal is to the benefit all who work with us, so its a pretty good environment to work within.
Our team comprises designers, product developers and buyers of Fair Trade. We get a lot of help from our colleagues which helps with our work.
FAIR GO TRADING
Sourcing contemporary Fair Trade and eco-sustainable products through a transparent supply chain, we are providing positive benefits to all who join us in our work.
Fair Go Trading strives to create positive change, through product sourcing and development, capacity building of ourselves and our artisans overseas. We believe in community engagement and advocacy. Our company practice has a commitment to sustainability.
Our Fair Go Trading branded products involves a focus on natural fibres - hemp, jute, cotton, alpaca, hogla (seagrass) and rattan. We like the mix of natural & colour.
Products in our homewares and garden categories include tableware, functional storage baskets, washing and laundry baskets, pot plant covers, wall hangings, floor and hanging basketry and DIY crafting materials.
We also focus on plastic and aluminium alternatives, products that are more robust, including kitchen steel serving sets, hand-painted storage canisters, steel drinking tumblers and jugs.
Our garden range include upcycled iron garden bells and chimes, interior and exterior pot plant stands and accessories - like water jugs.
OUR ADVOCACY WORK
We produce material and resources providing in-depth knowledge on the processes behind our work. We do this through online resource development, advocacy via the production of events and by attending: state, national and international conferences and programs.
We subscribe to the 10 Principles of Fair Trade and we love our work.
We regularly visit producer groups and communities, are proactive in the local Fair Trade community and work within compliance programs to keep true to the 10 Principles of Fair Trade.
We are members of the Fair Trade Association of Australia and New Zealand and the Western Australia Fair Trade Collective. We regularly attend the World Fair Trade conferences and programs.
OUR OTHER BRANDS
Along with our Fair Go Trading brand, we also support and distribute other Fair Trade and eco-styled brands: Matr Boomie, Sativa Hemp, Earth Greetings. More details can be found on their respective we pages.
MATR BOOMIE is a wholesale boho-chic style collection from India that marries modern design sensibilities with inspiring traditional art forms, bringing people and cultures closer together. Matr Boomie empowers producing partners while making critical differences in the lives of artisans, their families and communities.
SATIVA HEMP is a wholesale Eco and Sustainable collection of hemp and organic cotton bags and accessories. 55% Hemp 45% Organic Cotton, made in China from audited workplaces - It’s all good. We distribute to Australia and New Zealand. We like!
EARTH GREETINGS is a South Australian-based wholesale Greetings Cards and Stationery collection that uses recycled paper stock and vegetable based inks in the production of beautiful sustainable card and stationery products. We distribute Earth Greetings in Western Australia only. Not from WA? Contact Earth Greetings and they will love to help - earthgreetings.com.au.