Day: 2 July 2019

Gleneagles students call for Murray–Darling reform

July 2, 2019

Gleneagles College’s youth parliamentary team Luke Gablek, Jess Fitzgerald, Fergus Thomson, Brayden Dopper, Josh Davis and Angela Kavedzic. By Ashleigh Barraclough A group of students from Gleneagles Secondary College are fighting to protect the Murray–Darling Basin at the YMCA Victoria Youth Parliament this week. Year 10 and 11 students; Angela Kavedzic, Jess Fitzgerald, Luke Gablek, […]

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Young people drive for plastic bag ban

July 2, 2019

BAG BAN: From left, Strathbogie Shire members Lachlan Matthew-Gunn, Malachi Wild, Benjamin Lewis, Zachary St-Pierre, Jade Donnison, Dylan Chambers By Cassidy Sneikus A team of six young people from Strathbogie Shire will push for a state-wide ban on single-use plastic bags at the YMCA Victoria Youth Parliament next month. Lachlan Matthew-Gunn, Zachary St-Pierre, Jade Donnison, […]

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Wellington students push for more public transport

July 2, 2019

Local students say school buses could be used to improve public transport locally. Pictured, from left, are Lucy Capurso, Rebecca HurleyIvan Reyes-Eames, Chloe Bethune, Orlando Davidson and Jazmine-Rose Carrington. By Anhar Al-Shameri WELLINGTON Shire students are this week advocating for better access to public transport for people living in regional areas at the 2019 YMCA […]

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