For your community, the students’ presence for the week can also help build optimism and give local people and businesses a chance to share their experience, skills and challenges.
If you are part of an organisation in a rural town that would like to organise a future week’s program in your area, please contact us to find out more.
‘It was a pleasure to chat to the students … and [they] clearly got a lot out of it’
‘it’s a great initiative and will definitely support it next year’ 2016 host participant
If you are already hosting The Rural Experience, you can find more guidelines on the following pages.
Business skills, innovation
and technical skills needed
A lifeline for rural areas
– hospitality and business
Improve services to rural areas
and enhance health outcomes
Help rural areas with
best practice services