Yaala Sparkling cofounders Tara Croker and Mel Davey pitching on Shark Tank

Indigenous Shark Tank pitch lands Yaala Sparkling $125,000 from ethical investor Dr Catriona Wallace

- September 12, 2023 2 MIN READ

Australian bush flavours drinks brand  Yaala Sparkling has landed a $125,000 investment from Shark Tank ‘shark’ Dr Catriona Wallace. The Queensland Indigenous-owned business, cofounded by Wiradjuri Yinaa woman Tara Croker and her mother Mel Davey, is developing a range of  alcohol-free drinks flavoured with native ingredients sourced from Indigenous wild harvesters and local farmers. Yaala… Read more »


Shark Tank Australia brings in US great white Robert Herjavec to join Showpo’s Jane Lu on the investor panel

- March 22, 2023 2 MIN READ

Shark Tank Australia, which is returning to the screen in 2023 on 10, has revealed five new investors for the new series.  Crossing the Pacific from the US edition is prolific veteran investor Robert Herjavec, who’s ploughed more than $23 million into more than 50 companies across 14 seasons on the show. The Ferrari-racing IT veteran… Read more »

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Shark Tank fintips: entrepreneurs share their best advice for getting bites from investors

- March 14, 2023 5 MIN READ

Fins have emerged from the water again as Shark Tank announces its return to Australian television after a five-year long hiatus! The highly anticipated return of Australia’s beloved business reality TV show can be make or break for those businesses who get the opportunity to swim with sharks. Based on the Japanese Dragon’s Den format,… Read more »

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Channel Ten reveals who will be the sharks of Shark Tank Australia

- November 14, 2014 3 MIN READ

It was revealed that co-host of Studio 10, Sarah Harris would be hosting the series when it airs next year and will be accompanied by the sharks who are Steve Baxter (PIPE Networks, StartupAUS and River City Labs), Janine Allis (Boost Juice, Salsa’s Fresh Mex), Andrew Banks (Talent 2 International), John McGrath (McGrath Real Estate) and Naomi Simson (Red Balloon).