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Kybrook Men’s activity getting their hands dirty

April 09, 2020

Over the past few months, the Kybrook Men’s Activity have been working with the EON Foundation and its employees to construct a community garden to supply the community with fresh veggies.
Up until the COVID-19 closure the team have installed reticulation and garden beds and planted pumpkins and chilli plants.

Construction has also begun on extending the garden shed into a green-house to raise the seedlings for further planting.
It was very hard ground but the team all pitched in to get the task done.

Plans are also in place to construct a fence around the gardens when the activities open back up again and we cannot wait to dig in when the restrictions are lifted.

Our job seeker still loving his job after two years

April 03, 2020

Our job seeker still loving his job after two years

Kowanyama licensed to drive

March 31, 2020

Before the breakout of the COVID-19 pandemic, the RISE Ventures team managed to arrange for a record number of job seekers in Kowanyama to obtain and renew their drivers’ licenses. This was made possible through a lot of pre-planning and hard work from a great dedicated team. We assisted in obtaining IDs and getting the…

Australian Day 2020

January 24, 2020

Australian Day 2020

Lots of Arts and Crafts activity in Katherine

January 23, 2020

Some of the Crafty Crew have been very busy making Joey pouches for the WildFire Rescue facilities in the southern states that have been devastated by the bushfires.

Mayors and CEO’s Conference

November 06, 2019

As part of the Governments ‘Room to Breathe project’ houses in the Kybrook community are being renovated

Lots of activity in the Kybrook Community!!

October 28, 2019

As part of the Governments ‘Room to Breathe project’ houses in the Kybrook community are being renovated

Food ladder ready for new tenants

August 29, 2019

Over the past few weeks, the team at Food Ladder have been working hard on accommodation for their new tenants

Binjari has been consistently great since our start at the site on the 1st of July.

August 26, 2019

The attendance at Binjari has been consistently great since our start at the site on the 1st of July. The majority of the performance of this site is attributed to the Team and their engagement with the Community and its representatives.

Pormpuraaw’s brand new Women’s shelter

August 16, 2019

Pormpuraaw’s brand new Women’s shelter has now been completed. After community consultation was undertaken on the design over previous years,