About Us


inspiring individuals,
encouraging education
and overall well being

Welcome to
The Johnathan Thurston Academy

The Johnathan Thurston Academy launched in February 2018, with our key strength being our robust employment, community, and education engagement platforms and capability.

We are a powerful brand and a national ambassador of positive messaging. Johnathan Thurston is the major shareholder, Managing Director, and driver of the Academy who leads his team with a passion for his culture and our nation’s youth.

The Johnathan Thurston Academy is fast becoming a leading national provider of outstanding employment initiatives and community programs aimed at employment, education and well-being. We develop and deliver high-quality programs equipping participants with the right skills, knowledge, and attributes to make a significant and positive future impact. Through strong partnerships, we are committed to supporting individuals to reach personal, educational, and career goals.

Johnathan Thurston

Johnathan Thurston

Johnathan Thurston is a strong positive influence and role model, as demonstrated by his long list of accolades, including 2018 Australian Humanitarian of th…


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Johnathan Thurston


The Johnathan Thurston Academy has powerful engagement capabilities reaching individuals and communities to increase workforce participation using the powerful Johnathan Thurston brand. We provide outstanding engagement strate…


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Johnathan Thurston


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