regional australia

Distance no barrier to university education thanks to GAF scholarships

March 16th, 2018

Seven talented students from regional and remote areas of Australia have begun studying at Murdoch University thanks to generous scholarships from the George Alexander Foundation. The funding, worth more than $24,000 over three years, aims to alleviate the financial pressures associated with attending university so far away from family and friends.

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Regional Australia suffered during economic boom

September 28th, 2010

A review of the latest census data shows that as Australian cities, suburban areas and coastal areas were enjoying an economic boom, regional areas were experiencing a decline in fortunes.

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