Canobolas Rural Technology High School captains reflect on support from youth program

Alana Calvert
By Alana Calvert
October 8 2020 - 12:30am
BIG FUTURE: (L-R) Captain Tyren Dixon, VERTOs Mary Croaker and vice captain Nick Clarke.

Last month when Wiradjuru teenagers Tyren Dixon and Nick Clarke graduated year 12 they couldn't help but reflect on the fact that just a few years prior they had both hated high school so much they were preparing to drop out.


Alana Calvert

Alana Calvert


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