Down The Track

Down The Track

DTT Dec 16Down the Track is the official magazine of the Isolated Children's Parents' Association of the Northern Territory.

It is published on a regular basis throughout the year with many interesting stories on what is happening within the Northern Territory.

These articles are provided by members for the benefit and enjoyment of other members.  Tales of acheivement, endeavour, education and life in the most remote parts of Australia, as well as the less remote areas.

Keep an eye on the important dates on our homepage for the upcoming deadline for material.

Ruth Woerle is the editor and she would love all material to be emailed to her at          

Don't wait for the next Deadline. Send all your articles in NOW.   

Inside Issue 74, December, 2016


From the President. In this eidition's report from the President we read about what your State ICPA council has been up to. Tiani explains the importance of keeping up with what is going on through the website and social media.  She talks about delegation to Darwin, the wonderful news about the sponsorship from the Australian Hotels Association, the upcoming State AGM and the preparation for Federal conference in Alice Springs in August. Read her report here



Delegation to Darwin.
 Four members of NT ICPA travelled to Darwin in late November for meetings with NT Council of Government School Organisation, Minister for Education, Eva Lawler, Department of Education staff, other members of Parliament, Department of Communications and Information Technology, Tesltra Country Wide and the Australian Hotel Association to name a few. Read More



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Australian Hotels Association.
 NT ICPA is honoured and grateful to be the official recipient of a $10,000 donation from the Australian Hotels Association (NT Branch) at their recent President's Luncheon in Darwin on the 29th November, 2016. This money will be used by both branches to run social development / enrichment camps in 2017. Read More



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Financial Help for Isolated Students. There are many allowances that are available for NT families through the NT student assistance scheme, the Australian Government Assistance for Isolated Children (AIC) or Abstudy schemes. Read More or visit the Assistance tab on this website. 



 Issue 74 of Down The Track was jammed packed with ICPA and distance education school news. To see the highlights of end of year action with the branches, ASSOA, Callisistemon House, Douglas Daly school, St Philip's College and NTDSE then click here.


Many thanks to the Connellan Trust and Siba Ships for their generous support of the NT ICPA ventures in 2016.

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                 Down the Track Issue 71 Dec 2015                 DTT Issue 72 April 2016Siba Ships