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RAS Foundation $5000 Rural Scholarships NOW OPEN!

The RAS Foundation is looking for students in NSW that require financial support, love to give back to their community and want to make rural [...]

The Energise Enterprise Fund – Round 3 has been extended until 21 July 2016.

The Energise Enterprise Fund has received wide interest and more applications than previous rounds. The third assessment round will be extended for an additional four [...]

Nominations for the 2016 NSW Premier’s Multicultural Media Awards (PMMAs) are now open.

Nominations Close June 19 2016 The PMMAs recognise and showcase the important contribution multicultural media makes to support social cohesion and community harmony. The 14 [...]

The Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 – public contributions to an agency’s policy and service related decisions

The Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 (GIPA Act) Part 3, section 20 (1) (c) recognises the importance and value of public contributions to an [...]

The Far West Region of NSW encompasses the semi-arid lands of western NSW and is known for the Barrier Ranges, and the Darling River which flows through western NSW to join the Murray River at Wentworth. The Far West embodies the dream of the Great Australian Outback with wide open spaces, untouched natural beauty, spectacular National Parks, red desert and rolling sand dunes, the mighty Darling River, rich Indigenous culture and history and an abundance of wildlife.

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