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With release of the DIBP 2015-16 statistics on student visas, we can foresee a flattening in student numbers over 2016-17. The growth in student numbers is largely due to declined refusal rate for India and Nepal.

Now that the full year (July-June) stats are released, there is a modest growth in student visas for India while a significant growth for Nepal. The increase in student visa grants from Nepal looks significant but that is largely due to significantly reduced refusal rate. 107 more words

Indian Students

Open Letter to Kelly O'Dwyer and Malcolm Turnbull

Last night I met a young man fluent in three languages despite never having had the opportunity to go to school. He spoke to me from the heart and I was spell bound but gutted by his story. 516 more words

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A muddle headed approach to education, and desirable achievements

Given the rise and rise of Donald Trump in the US I can only assume that Australia is not the only country to have a mixed approach to desirable standards for its citizens to achieve. 469 more words

History of the culling of the brumbies

In 2014 the Australian Government unleashed wave after wave of aerial terror upon our national icon.

The aerial culling saw helicopters scouring the skies, with lead raining down on these precious wild horses. 173 more words

Brumbies

The $10,000 Bill

As I sit here in my little home office trying to waste time until my ankle surgery today, I thought I might pop in here and say HI! 659 more words

Meet Australia's First Aboriginal Female MP

After 115 years, Australia has their first Aboriginal Female MP. Watch below:

Source A+J Facbook.

Black Women