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L2P given green light

The future of Council’s L2P Learner Driver Program is secure for another four years, thanks to a recent State Government funding announcement. Minister for Road Safety and the TAC Jaala Pulford made the announcement earlier this month, highlighting the success of the state-wide program, it’s contributions to road safety and ...

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2020 Yamagata Student Exchange

Secondary school students, aged between 14 and 17, once again have the chance to undertake a trip of a lifetime with applications now open for the 2020 Yamagata student exchange. Fifteen students from the Swan Hill region will be chosen for the two-week exchange, which will take place during the ...

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Fresh faces at Youth Inc

The youth of our region are in good hands, with two new additions to Council’s Youth Support Services team. Swan Hill locals Hope Patty and Will Burns both joined the team this year and are passionate about supporting, encouraging and giving voices to local young people. Taking up the position ...

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Gallery turns gaming zone for Code Breakers

Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery will be transformed into an immersive and interactive gaming zone from this Friday, thanks to Code Breakers: Women in Games. The ACMI exhibition is the first of its kind celebrating the achievements of women in the gaming industry. Visitors can get hands-on with an array ...

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Applications close soon for Scholarship Program

Tertiary and TAFE students have the chance to gain quality work placement and access financial support for their studies through Swan Hill Rural City Council’s scholarship program. Applications are now open for the program, which is designed to help local students financially, and encourage them to return to the region ...

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Sea Scouts step up in fruit fly fight

The Lake Boga Sea Scouts are doing their bit to help the fruit fly fight. Residents will now be able to register to have fruit collected from their backyard trees if they are unable to do it themselves due to ill health or physical limitations. The sea scouts will visit ...

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Robinvale SRC takes out state-wide award

The incredible work of the Robinvale College Student Representative Council (SRC) was recognised last Thursday night when they took out the top prize for the VicSRC Student Voice Group Action Award. Celebrating best practice in student voice, leadership and student-led action in Victoria, the Robinvale SRC won the award for ...

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Nominations open for Australia Day awards

Nominations are now open for the 2018 Australia Day Local Government Awards. Swan Hill Rural City Council is encouraging residents to nominate local community members and groups for their contributions to community and their achievements. Nominate someone online now! Nominations will close at 5pm on Friday, 23 November for all ...

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