Follow the Dream supports the aspirations of Aboriginal students to successfully complete their secondary schooling.

Achieving academic success lies at the heart of the program through students having access to individualised after-school tutoring and mentoring that improves performance across all areas of the curriculum.

Personalised Learning Plans help guide the student in working toward achieving their goals   and making an after-school commitment to access tutoring up to four times per week.

Students experience a range of activities that enrich learning and broaden horizons. Post-school study and career options are explored, culture is celebrated and general capabilities that encompass knowledge, skills, behaviours and dispositions are developed to assist students to live and work 

Follow The Dream encourages students to Dream Big with purpose and in a setting that creates a sense of belonging. On completion of school, Follow The Dream students are well prepared to embark on successful career pathways and to identify as leaders and role models amongst their peers, families   and communities

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What does Follow The Dream offer?

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Globe.svg Once-in-a-lifetime excursions
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How do I enrol in a Follow the Dream program?

  • Check out our locations map and list below to see if there is a Follow the Dream program in your area
  • Contact the host school who will connect you with the dedicated Program Coordinator who manages the program and liaises with parents/carers
  • Not in your area? Chat to your school about inviting the Foundation to set up a Follow the Dream program so Indigenous students in the area can benefit from the fantastic opportunities on offer
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Current Follow The Dream locations

Other programs

Learning Clubs

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STEM Centres

Primary Program
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Follow the Dream Alumni

Alumni Program
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