A Good Practice Transport Guide for Young People in Rural Areas
The inability of young people to access safe, appropriate, reliable and cost-effective transport has been regularly highlighted as a barrier for young people in accessing training and employment opportunities throughout Australia. This resource from the Community Transport Association in the UK may assist communities worldwide wishing to rectify this problem and also provides contacts with people who have/are successfully tackling this issue.
Greater Shepparton Lighthouse is a collective impact, place-based initiative in Shepparton in northern Victoria. Created in 2014, the initiative involves 50 local leaders in decision-making and has the support of more than 450 volunteers and 100 plus partnerships.
Family-owned Logan business, Clarks Logan City Bus Service renamed their bus the ‘Kindy Express’ and donned hats and badges to give Logan kids the chance to learn more about their local kindies by jumping onboard a free community bus tour.
Nawarddeken Academy students, teachers, rangers and elders came together to reconnect with Country and connect Bininj (Indigenous) science and balanda (non-Indigenous) science on their annual camp – this year to Barradji.