Rural Leaders News

February 2021 update

February 19, 2021

Happy new year and welcome to 2021! While a certain pandemic (and some of the madness that surrounds it) remains with us for a while yet, we’re through the initial crisis phase, have been living the adaptive phase for some time now and are better placed for a future crisis. It’s this world of ‘grey’ […]

Work with us – FDF project team

We’re expanding our team to grow our leadership impact across rural, regional and remote Australia and deliver The Australian Government’s $7.45 million Future Drought Fund (FDF): Drought Resilience Leaders Program. Read about announcement: ARLF to lead consortia to lead drought program It’s about building drought resilience – helping farmers and regional communities become more prepared […]

COVID highlights health-care needs of country mums

February 12, 2021

Edwina Sharrock OAM was awarded an Order of Australia Medal at the recent Australia Day Awards for her contribution to the health sector. This is her story. Edwina Sharrock, ARLP alumni from Course 23, founded her business, Birth Beat, with the needs of rural and remote expectant parents in mind. What she inadvertently created was […]

When I would look around the board table, it was full of graduates. From the cotton perspective, the ARLP has been a wonderful investment

- Mike Logan -

Acknowledgement of country
We acknowledge the traditional custodians of all the lands on which we meet, work and live and recognise that this land has always been and always will be Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander land.