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Alumni Connect November

Alumni Connect November

Thanks for helping us celebrate!  The 26th October finally arrived, and so did our Gala dinner.   About 270 people including ARLF alumni, representatives from sponsor organisations, staff, board (as well […]

ALUMNI CONNECT OCTOBER

ALUMNI CONNECT OCTOBER

The monthly column from our Alumni Engagement Manager. With our 30th Anniversary Gala dinner on our doorstep, we are deep in the detail of bringing this event together. It’s starting […]

The next 30 years

The next 30 years

Our monthly column from Chief Executive Matt Linnegar. As we draw closer to celebrating 30 years of our organisation and its impact on October 26, we also reflect on its […]

A group of alumni and ARLF staff standing on a staircase at the Rural Women's Awards 2022

Alumni connect September

The monthly column from our Alumni Engagement Manager. It’s always fantastic to hear about the great work of our alumni. But I have to say that in the last few […]

Building Eurobodalla’s leadership capability  

Building Eurobodalla’s leadership capability  

Regenerate Eurobodalla – a leadership development program designed in response to the 2019-20 bushfires – is currently open for applications. Its objective is to build leadership capacity within the community […]

Experiencing Garma Festival

Experiencing Garma Festival

The monthly column from our Chief Executive Matt Linnegar. I recently had the absolute privilege to participate in the 2022 Garma Festival in North East Arnhem Land (thanks to the […]

Alumni connect August

Alumni connect August

The monthly column from our Alumni Engagement Manager. The ARLF team and I had the pleasure of meeting up with our Cairns-based alumni in late July. In conjunction with our […]

Alumni connect July

Alumni connect July

The monthly column from our Alumni Engagement Manager. On Monday, we sent out the 2022 Alumni Survey and so many of you have already responded. Thanks to all of you […]

The meaning of NAIDOC Week

The meaning of NAIDOC Week

A column by 2021 Milparanga Leadership program alumna Annette McCarthy My mother is Warumungu, she was a culturally strong woman who spoke her language. Her Country is within the plains […]

Measuring your impact

Measuring your impact

Firstly, I would like to encourage you to keep your eyes peeled for our alumni survey to be sent out early July.   With over 2,000 alumni in the network […]

First Nations leaders announced

First Nations leaders announced

Seventeen Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander leaders graduated from the 2022 Milparanga Established Leadership Program in late May.  After 9-days on program, the cohort was the first to complete Milparanga […]

Leadership collaboration a lever for change

Leadership collaboration a lever for change

The Australian Rural Leadership Foundation, along with partner organisations the Regional Australia Institute, Leadership Victoria, Leadership Western Australia, the Leaders Institute of South Australia, and Tasmanian Leaders has been successful […]

From the platform to the stage

From the platform to the stage

Written by Andrew Bryant I wasn’t expecting to be standing on the platform of Flinders Street Station, approaching perfect strangers to ask them about their thoughts on leadership.  Couldn’t we get […]

Meet our team – Kas

Meet our team – Kas

With more leadership programs on the horizon, our team is growing faster than ever. Join us as we introduce our newest and established team members. This time, Kas Al-Shehari. Apart from […]

First Milparanga for emerging leaders  

First Milparanga for emerging leaders  

From the vast Central Australian Desert to the tropical islands of the Torres Strait, the first Milparanga Emerging Leadership cohort was as much a leadership as a culturally immersive experience […]

Partner conference brings alumni together

Partner conference brings alumni together

By Alumni Engagement Manager Julia Strang The National Farmers’ Federation Conference was held on Ngunnawal Country in Canberra on 5 and 6 April. I was a last-minute call-up, and it […]

Notice from company secretary to members

Notice from company secretary to members

This notice is issued under the Constitution of the Australian Rural Leadership Foundation (ARLF).   I call for expressions of interest to fill a casual vacancy on the Board of Directors […]

ARLP 27 graduates

ARLP 27 graduates

Courage, tenacity, and resilience – what started with the onset of a pandemic, ended in a celebration of new normal with a cohort better equipped to lead change than any […]

Welcome to our new alumni engagement manager

Welcome to our new alumni engagement manager

Please join us in welcoming Julia Strang as our new Alumni Engagement Manager.   Julia has been working for the Foundation since August 2021, supporting the Drought Resilience Leaders Mentoring Team […]

Have your say on our Reconciliation Action Plan  

Have your say on our Reconciliation Action Plan  

We are glad to announce that we have begun working on the Australian Rural Leadership Foundation’s Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP).  As an organisation that supports reconciliation with strong internal support […]