2017 WEX Program in Canberra

From 27 to 31 March, AIEF students in Years 11 and 12 travelled to Canberra for the Work Experience in Government (WEX) Program, which aims to provide Indigenous students with hands on experience and information about job opportunities and career pathways in the Australian Government.

Throughout the week students had the opportunity to meet with Senator Pat Dodson, Senator Nigel Scullion and Senator Malarndirri McCarthy. They also participated in a number of activities including visits to the Australian War Memorial, Parliament House, the Australian Defence Force Academy, Australian Federal Police and the Aboriginal Tent Embassy.

5 Apr 2017