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Important Notice to Program Leader Applicants

Thank you to everyone who submitted an application for the Program Leader role advertised through Ethical Jobs. We have been in touch with all candidates who applied for this role. If you haven’t heard from us, unfortunately we haven’t received your application. Please get in touch ASAP if this is the case, as we have had […]

The donations that do more harm than goood

Although well intentioned, how often have you given goods to charity on the assumption that anything would be helpful, without a thought to whether the gift would be of genuine use? Think back a month or so to Christmas- how many gifts did you receive from givers that meant well, but just don’t fit, or […]

A Wonderful Change of Scenery… and Phone Number

The Destination Dreaming office has moved, which also means a new office number. Please note that as of Friday 7th June, the office can no longer be reached on (03) 5255 5148. Thanks to construction boom in Ocean Grove, the phone technician will be in to connect our new number in the first week of […]

Sacred Heart College Girls’ Easter in Timor

Destination Dreaming is proud to have formed a partnership with Sacred Heart College in Geelong. This Easter, 29 Sacred Heart College students traded chocolate eggs for a taste of life from a very different viewpoint to what they’re accustomed. The girls began their 10 day community initiative in Dili, visiting historical landmarks such as Chega […]

Clonard College’s First Visit to Their Viqueque Friendship School

Destination Dreaming is thrilled to be working with Clonard College, who this April embarked upon their first visit to their Geelong Viqueque Friendship Schools partner school. Within only four days, the Clonard College team could already be described as well travelled! After leaving Melbourne on Sunday, the team ventured to Darwin that evening, Dili on […]

What Did 2012 Hold For Our Partner Schools Across Australia?

As this is our last news item for 2012, we wanted to highlight some of the wonderful work school communities around Australia have been involved in this year. We hope this gives you a little extra inspiration to take into your school activities for 2013.   In 2012 we were lucky enough to work with […]

Opportunities to Discover Ancient Australia in Outback NSW

Kate and Clint Miller have just returned from four days journeying through outback Australia. The purpose of this visit was to establish a program for a Tasmanian school, which will connect them with a community in outback NSW and provide an insight into local Aboriginal culture, history, traditions and life in rural Australia. All up, […]

Melbourne High Students Return Home from the Territory with New Perspectives

During the September 2012 holiday break, 20 Year 10 Melbourne High School boys connected with the rural communities of Jabiru and Gunbalanya in the Northern Territory. This was the second consecutive visit for Melbourne High School to the West Arnhem communities. The focus this year was on stepping up the engagement and further developing the […]