Anzac Day Resources for Schools

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Schools across the region are about to receive books and posters to educate students about Australia’s wartime history and commemorate Anzac Day. Federal Member for the region, George Christensen says the materials are key. “It is important that every generation understands the costs and … [Read more...]

Spotlight on Bullying

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Students at schools across the region today are being encouraged to join with their counterparts right around the country to say “Bullying-No WAY.” It’s the 7th Annual Action against Bullying and Violence day today. 1810 schools and 840,000 students are participating with an aim to ‘open the … [Read more...]

Keep School Zones in Focus

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Motorists be ready and aware!! The kids are heading back to school, so school zones apply to every school day for the next 10 weeks of term one and that means time to start watching our speed. It would seem we’re not all that good at watching the speedo in school zones and Police say we need … [Read more...]

What’s your Farm Safety Story?

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That’s the question being asked of being asked of high school and university or agriculture college students aged between 13 and 21 by the Primary Industries Health and Safety Partnership (PIHSP) who are seeking young people’s input into farm safety. The inaugural farm safety student video … [Read more...]

A Future in Agriculture?

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The Horizon Scholarships, an initiative of the Rural Industries Research & Development Corporation (RIRDC), are now open to first-year university students studying agriculture-related degrees. The scholarships’ offer $5,000 per year for the duration of a student’s university degree and … [Read more...]

Teaching the Teachers

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The advances in agriculture and ensuring teachers, themselves, know what goes into modern farming and agriculture - That’s the purpose of a four-day conference being stage in the State Capital by AgForce this week. More than 120 teachers from right across Australia will come together for the … [Read more...]