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6 quirkiest, most creative and notable projects being crowdfunded in Australia on Pozible in August

BY Pozible | 05-Aug-2013
Three sisters taking on a mining company to save their mother's home, a social enterprise cafe working with disadvantaged youth in need of a new kitchen and a beautiful book about memories gone by in Perth; just some of the amazing projects at Pozible this month. Check out our favorite projects, including the monthly film and music picks!

MUSIC PROJECT OF THE MONTH

Storm Chasers Release Their 2nd EP On Vinyl

Location: Brisbane, QLD
Crowdfunding Target: $6500
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Aussie 7 piece funk/soul band StormChasers are embarking on a crowdfnding campaign to get their new record on vinyl. Only 2 weeks into their campaign, and they've already raised over $2400.

FILM PROJECT OF THE MONTH

Stingray Sisters - Documentary

Location: Arnhem Land
Crowdfunding Target: $8000
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Sisters Alice, Noni and Grace, born in Mangrida, NT but raised in Brisbane are fighting to halt exploration of pristine Arnhem Land country with the help of Melbourne-based documentary filmmaker Katrina Channells.

POZIBLE PICKS

More Kinfolk

Location: Melbourne, VIC
Crowdfunding Target: 60,000
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Known for their delicious coffee, food and community focussed business model, Melbourne social enterprise cafe Kinfolk is attempting to raise $60,000 in 60 days to expand their kitchen.

Creating Cities - The Book

Location: Melbourne, VIC
Crowdfunding Target: $10,000
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Marcus Westbury has broken an Australian crowdfunding record with the greatest number of unique pledgers (175) in the first 24 hours of his "Creating Cities - The Book" Pozible crowdfunding campaign. The project, which is now up to over $26,000, reached its target in less than a day.

Lost Perth - The Book

Location: Perth, WA
Crowdfunding Target: $25,000
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Lost Perth began as a simple Facebook page focused around crowdsourced records (mostly photographic) and reminiscences of Perth icons now disappeared over time, rapidly growing to a thriving online community of over 70,000 members. Via a new crowdfunding campaign they are hoping to turn these incredible images in to a book.

A4's Melbourne Fringe Season 2013

Location: Melbourne, VIC
Crowdfunding Target: $5000
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A4 Circus Ensemble is a Melbourne based circus company established in 2009 by graduates of The Flying Fruit Circus. It's newest work ASORE - A Series Of Events will premiere at the 2013 Melbourne Fringe, but only if they reach their crowdfunding target!