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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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Giuseppe celebrates Harmony Day at Human Services

Harmony Day (Wednesday 21 March) has special significance for the Department of Human Services’ staff with almost one in four from a culturally and linguistically diverse background.

Giuseppe Ardica is one of many staff who uses his language and cultural skills to make sure everyone can access government services and support regardless of their background.

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