Minister for Education announces 16 Regional Study Hubs

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Friday 9 November 2018

News

The Australian Government is investing $24.2 million over four years to assist in the establishment and operation of 16 community-owned, regional study hubs 22 sites across regional Australia. Regional Study Hubs (RSHs) will provide infrastructure such as study spaces, video conferencing, computing facilities and internet access, as well as academic support for students studying via distance at partner universities.

On 12 November, the Minister for Education announced the following successful grant recipients of the Regional Study Hubs program:

Recipient

State

Location

Geraldton Universities Centre

WA

Geraldton

Gippsland East Local Learning and Employment Network

VIC

Bairnsdale

Country Universities Centre Snowy Monaro

NSW

Cooma

Country Universities Centre Far West

NSW

Broken Hill

Country Universities Centre Goulburn

NSW

Goulburn

Country Universities Centre Clarence Valley

NSW

Clarence Valley

Country Universities Centre North West

NSW

Narrabri and

Moree

Country Universities Centre Western Riverina

NSW

Griffith and

Leeton

West Coast Heritage

TAS

West Coast

Arnhem Land Progress Aboriginal Corporation

NT

Nhulunbuy,

Ramingining*,

Milingimbi* and

Galiwin'ku*

Rural City of Murray Bridge

SA

Murray Bridge City

Goondiwindi SILO

QLD

Goondiwindi

Pilbara Tertiary Education Centre

WA

Pilbara

Wuyagiba Study Hub Aboriginal Corporation

NT

Wuyagiba, South East Arnhem Land

RDA Barossa Gawler Light Adelaide Plains

SA

Nuriootpa (Barossa Valley)

Upper Spencer Gulf

SA

Port Augusta (from 2020) and Port Pirie (from 2019)

* proposed satellite hubs