Meet the Business: Karen Lindsay of Little White Goats Cheese

I have created a world first freeze dried goat feta. It is fabulous for home cooks, food service , restaurants and grocery stores. It is suitable for everyone and lactose intolerant people are very excited to be eating this.

You’ve got a free half hour during your work day. What do you do?

Sit with my goats to think and create.

Who, or what is your biggest inspiration?


When did you know you wanted to start your own business?

When I wasn't happy teaching children, knowing they weren't being taught to their capabilities.

What’s the biggest thing you’ve learnt this year?

To believe in what I am doing!

What’s the best bit of feedback you’ve ever had?

"This is the best cheese I have ever tasted !!!"

What’s your proudest moment?

Graduating from a business course I had been accepted into early this year .

What’s your number one way to wind down?


What’s your favourite film and album?

The Notebook

Anything that doesn't involve screaming !!

What’s the smartest bit of marketing you’ve ever done?

Reached out to overseas markets by directly contacting them & doing podcasts.

What’s the one resource you’d never be without?

My mentors

What’s the most obscure business request you’ve ever had?

To make goat milk soap without killing the goat !!!!

What or who has the most grounding influence on you?

My hubby

What’s the biggest challenge you face at work?


What’s the best thing about being a soloist? And the worst thing?

I am responsible for successes and failures 

Where and when do you have your best ideas?

In the middle of the night

What would be your advice to aspiring soloists?

Just DO IT !!!

What website do you visit every day?


What talent do you most wish you possessed?

To see the future

What would your mum say is your greatest strength? And weakness?

Strength- I can listen well and offer help

Weakness - I work too hard

What’s one thing about you few people know?

I was chosen to play volleyball for Queensland

What is the one regret you do not want to have in this lifetime?

To never have tried !!!

What inspires you most about your work?

 I can create something  makes someone happy.

What do you wear to work?

Shorts, tshirt, workboots

What do you love most about running your own business?

Freedom to be responsible from start to finish.