Sue Hughes - Our Healthy Clarence, NSW
In response to confronting mental health issues the Clarence Valley community created a partnership dedicated to improving well being, focusing on health and hope. It was called Our Healthy Clarence. We talk to its Co-ordinator, Sue Hughes.
Chris Wheatcroft - Rural Financial Counselling Service, WA
Chris explains how his organisation goes about helping those affected by the turbulent and unpredictable environment that is agriculture. Often advice isn’t what’s needed, people need to be enabled to take back control of their situation. Strategic management is one of the tools.
After a brush with death as a teenager, Kiwi Alice Mabin decided never to take life for granted. Taking up a job as a jillaroo, she fell in love with Australia. Many twists of fate have led to the creation of her photo books, The Grower series, designed to resonate with all Australians.
Teacher and proprietor of the Goormabat Railway Hotel, Jacqui Coleman talks about how Silo art has revitalised her small town. Silo art has captured the imagination and hearts of travelers all over Australia while providing economic and social lifeblood in regional areas.
Maggie McGowan - Magpie Goose
How did a lawyer from Victoria combine a love of vibrant prints and the need to share indigenous stories from the remote Northern Territory, into a social enterprise and fashion label? Maggie McGowan discusses how Magpie Goose is fashioning change.