The COVID-19 pandemic has not solely had a major and catastrophic impact on enterprise and economies globally, however has recognized the exterior and inner enablement of latest enterprise creation. This paper goals to supply entrepreneurship insights, implementations and dynamics to reveal the position of entrepreneurship in occasions of such adversity inside an Australian context. We offer emergent enquiry narratives from main Australian students, figuring out entrepreneurial initiatives as a catalyst to new enterprise creation and development. Narratives embrace insights related to the entrepreneurial mindset, the multidimensional results of resilience and entrepreneurship, entrepreneurship schooling, entrepreneurship enablers and the entrepreneurial ecosystem. Alternatives for additional analysis are recognized, notably concerning context and empirical outcomes. We postulate that entrepreneurship might be the unsung hero in the course of the present COVID-19 financial disaster.