Media Releases

Reduction to the BAHA (Boarding Away from Home Allowance)
Posted on September 19, 2017

As of 2018, the BAHA will reduce over four years due to Royalties for Regions (R4R) funding ceasing after 2017. Read More ›

Budget Cuts to WA Schools of the Air
Posted on September 9, 2015

The widening gap in education provision for remote students in Western Australia is set to increase due to the decision by the Department of Education to change the funding arrangements for WA's five Schools of the Air. As of 2016, each of the schools will fall under the WA Department of Education's Student-centred funding model, with funding to be directed for each student enrolled in every school. Read More ›