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TAFE has announced many FREE courses for 2023

TAFE has announced an array of FREE courses for 2023. Check out the courses HERE. People can reskill or upskill with these courses. Fee-free* TAFE is a joint initiative of the Australian and New South Wales Governments, providing tuition-free training places for...

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Clubhouse Ballina Holiday Program 2023

Clubhouse Ballina Holiday Program 2023

Not much happening this school holidays? Clubhouse to the rescue! Our holiday program features six awesome sessions, including podcasting with radio professionals, painting surf boards, composing your own song with a musician (the drummer for AC/DC no less!!), cooking...

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Holiday entertainment

Holiday entertainment

Summer holiday entertainment at the Goonellabah Library and Lismore Pop-Up Library With the excitement of Christmas and New Year’s Eve now in the rear view, the challenge of keeping the kids busy during the school holidays begins. The Goonellabah Library and the...

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The Art of Peer Support for Young Carers

The Art of Peer Support for Young Carers

Are you 15 - 25 years and provide support to a family member or friend. Carer Gateway offers. The Art of Peer Support and invites young carers to express themselves through visual art. There are four free online sessions. When: 10, 12, 17 and 19 January 2023 10:00am –...

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$3.9 million Lismore Urban Sports Precinct

$3.9 million Lismore Urban Sports Precinct

Lismore City Council has received $3.9 million in State Government funding to create a new sports precinct, including a 2300sqm skate park, in the Lismore CBD, Lismore Mayor Steve Krieg announced today. “This is great news for our community and will create a family...

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The NSW Voices of LGBTQIA+ Young People Report is out

The NSW Voices of LGBTQIA+ Young People Report is out

The NSW Advocate for Children and Young has released the People The Voices of LGBTQIA+ Young People in NSW 2022 Report. You can read it HERE.  The Advocate has a responsibility to consult with children and young people from a broad range of backgrounds and...

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Pop-up Library Opens in Lismore

Pop-up Library Opens in Lismore

After the popular Lismore Library was destroyed by the February natural disaster, a new temporary Pop-Up Library will open its Molesworth Street doors on Thursday. Lismore City Mayor Steve Krieg said Council was determined to open a new temporary library while the...

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Human Nature Adventure Therapy is recruiting

Human Nature Adventure Therapy is recruiting

Are you an experienced Youth Worker, Educator or Outdoor Ed specialist and excited by the prospect of supporting and working with young people in nature? Would you like to work in an extraordinary service with an engagement rate of close to 95%? Somewhere that you...

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Hammond Care seeks volunteers

Hammond Care seeks volunteers

Hammond Care is a non-profit organisation that has been assisting Australians for the past 90 years. In the Northern Rivers, there are many elderly, that are in need of our assistance, but we currently severely lack the number of volunteers to assist them and are...

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Lismore Homework Centre re-opens

Lismore Homework Centre re-opens

The Lismore Homework Centre is again up and running. Run by Rekindling the Spirit, the Youth Homework Centre is open every Tuesday afternoon in Lismore from 4pm to 5pm. See the attached pamphlet for more information.

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The Art on Bundjalung Market is coming to Kyogle

The Art on Bundjalung Market is coming to Kyogle

The Art on Bundjalung Market is coming to Kyogle on Saturday October 22, 9am to 3pm in Stratheden St, Kyogle Join us in Kyogle as the Art on Bundjalung Market takes over Stratheden St to celebrate the creative cultural heritage of the Bundjalung region. This year's...

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Applications now open for Summer Holiday Break Activities

Applications now open for Summer Holiday Break Activities

Office for Regional Youth We're all going on a Summer Holiday... Applications are now open for Summer Holiday Break activities under the Office for Regional Youth's Holiday Break program. The funding is for activities being held during the upcoming Summer school...

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Wear it Purple: Purple Impact Report

Wear it Purple: Purple Impact Report

It's officially official: Wear it Purple Day, way back on August 26, was our biggest one yet.  Our Wear it Purple Day Impact Report is ready and available for download! Here's a sneak peek! 💜 474,045 people got involved in Wear it Purple Day with Minus18 💜 1,895 Pride...

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