One week to change lives!

The Rural Experience may change your life and will also help change the lives of those in rural communities.

Our current program focuses on the Longreach and Charleville regions in Queensland, and we are working to offer additional interesting choices in coming years.

What The Rural Experience includes:
– Welcome and introduction to the community
Career Spotlight morning with local speakers who will explain what is involved in their local industries, businesses or professions. They’ll give you a ‘day in the life’ insight into their jobs and invite your questions
– In-depth Career Focus work observations for a more detailed understanding of a sector. You can choose from:

  • Tourism, hospitality and retail
  • Agriculture and agribusiness
  • Professional and administrative services
  • Healthcare services (subject to availability of providers)

– Leisure visits to local tourist attractions, and social activities like the local community horse-racing day, where possible
– Local accommodation for the group in separate male and female rooms
– Three meals and morning tea each day
– All transport around the area and entry to museums/attractions
– The support of a Program Coordinator on the ground

Program dates
LONGREACH 22-28 September 2019 Download our brochure and itinerary and our application form >
Contact us to express your interest in any of our programs.

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The Rural Experience program for students:

LONGREACH 22-28 September 2019  

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Opportunities in rural areas

AGRICULTURE
AND AGRIBUSINESS

Business skills, innovation
and technical skills needed

TOURISM

A lifeline for rural areas
– hospitality and business
skills needed

HEALTHCARE

Improve services to rural areas
and enhance health outcomes

Professional and
administrative
services

Help rural areas with
best practice services

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