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Mobile Service Centre Director receives Australia Day Achievement award

When a Mobile Service Centre drives into a rural or regional town, it provides a lifeline for communities that don’t have regular access to face to face government services.  For Colin Hall, it marks the culmination of months of work by his team.

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Broadmeadows Multicultural Service Officer a friendly face for new arrivals

When new refugees and migrants arrive in Broadmeadows, Nurjan Eser is there to welcome them to their new community.  Her job is to help families establish their lives in Australia at what can be a very overwhelming time.

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Welcoming the world to Gippsland

Gippsland woman Kerryn Carpenter has always wanted to travel the world – now the world is coming to her.

When newly arrived refugees and migrants settle in the area, she is one of the first people they meet.  Her job is to welcome them and help them establish their lives in Australia.

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