Galactic® Co-operative is a WA-based, socially responsible, worker-owned technology business based in Perth, Western Australia.

We are providing advanced technical expertise across multiple industries.

Galactic® Scientific's multidisciplinary team can provide a variety of maintenance, repair and training services to all forms of laboratories and to the broadcast and telecommunications industries.

Galactic® Workplace Wellbeing offers workplace wellbeing consulting and training.

Galactic® Sustainability offers advice, training, policy planning and development on: waste and resource management; energy efficiency related to buildings, interiors and machinery; low resource waste and use lifestyle; circular material flows and Zero Waste.

Talk About Us In The Media

November 2020 New Economy Network Australia Perth Hub Un-Convention

Galactic® is proud to support the New Economy Network Australia (NENA) Perth Hub. We had a stall at the NENA Un-Convention in November 2020, where our fabulous staff were answering questions and some Galactic® videos were shown.

July 2020 Vic Park Business Digital Innovation Award

Galactic® is very proud to have been awarded the Vic Park Business Award in the category Digital Innovation. Thank you #TownofVicPark and congratulation to all winners and participants! Great effort everyone to make it work despite COVID-19!

March 2020 Switch Your Thinking Award

We won the Switch Your Thinking Award for our groundbreaking Sealed® PC and were honoured by a visit from the Mayor and a blog post on the Victoria Park website.

In the photo from left to right: Town of Victoria Park Mayor Karen Vernon and Stephanie Black holding the award; Kate and Andrea Biondo showing off Galactic's flagship Sealed® PC, photo courtesy of David Baylis - Community News.

February 2020 Healthier Workplace WA Website

Healthier Workplace WA have put up a nice page showcasing our recent upgrade from Silver to Gold Healthy Workplace recognition.

February 2020 Green Living Blog

The Green Living Blog of Switch Your Thinking had a nice article about us winning their Switch Your Thinking Award.

October 2019 Australian Physics, 56(3), pp.51-56

Contributions from several Galactic members celebrating the International Year of the Periodic Table were published in the Magazine of the Australian Institute of Physics (Australian Physics, 56(3), pp.51-56).

March 2019 Royal Australian Chemical Society Website

Contributions from five Galactic members and employees celebrating the International Year of the Periodic Table were published on the website of the Royal Australian Chemical Society. Please see the links to the individual articles below.

October 2019 OSH Alert Subscription Service

Galactic's CEO Kate Biondo and Health & Wellbeing Manager Stephanie Black were interviewed by OSH Alert. The interview was published through OSH Alert's subscription service as Case study: streamlining work procedures reduces stress. To read more about Galactic's workplace health and wellbeing initiative, please visit our workplace wellbeing page.

October 2019 Minister for Mines and Petroleum; Energy; Industrial Relations

In a media statement released by the Hon Bill Johnston MLA, Minister for Mines and Petroleum; Energy; Industrial Relations, Galactic® Co-operative were named as winner of the WA Work Health and Safety Excellence Awards in the category "Best workplace health and wellbeing initiative (199 employees or less)". To read more about Galactic's workplace health and wellbeing initiative, please visit our workplace wellbeing page.

August 2019 Materials Australia Magazine

Materials Australia Magazine mentioned Galactic® Co-operative in the context of a WA Branch Meeting and presentation by Andrea Biondo (link).

September 2018 Institute of Managers and Leaders

Galactic's Quality Manager and Workplace Wellbeing Champion Stephanie Black served as a panelist at the “Creating a mentally healthy workplace" event of the Institute of Managers and Leaders to showcase Galactic’s Approach to Workplace Well-Being. To read more about Galactic's workplace health and wellbeing initiative, please visit our workplace wellbeing page.

August 2017 Employee Ownership Australia

Employee Ownership Australia ran an interview with the founders of Galactic® Co-operative, Andrea and Kate Biondo, titled "The Common Lightbulb Moment For Galactic Cooperative".