HOL showcased in Federal Parliament

Watch the speech Independent Member for Indi, Cathy McGowan AO, gave in Federal Parliament highlighting the positive impact that Hands On Learning is having on students in North East Victoria –  helping them stay in school, improve their chance of employment, and enhancing their health and mental well-being outcomes.   http://www.cathymcgowan.com.au/3_minute_const_statement_young_people_benefit_from_innovative_education_programs

Christopher Pyne gets hands on with Hands On!

Today was a real first for HOL – the first time a federal Minister has left Canberra to come and experience what we do. Minister Pyne even rolled up his sleeves and worked with our long time supporter Senator John Madigan to focus on how we can provide a real solution that prevents young people falling … Read More

Dusseldorp celebrate 25 Years and highlight HOL

Visit the Dusseldorp Forum website to see more about their great work over the last quarter of a century, and see their article featuring Hands On Learning.

Billy White speaks to Jon Faine

Talk back radio host Jon Faine broadcast his 774 ABC show from the Frankston Farmers’ Market on Thursday 6th Nov 2014.  Listen to former HOL student, and now small business owner, Billy White speak to him about the impact HOL had on his own life, how it stopped him dropping out of school, make friends … Read More


Benalla’s Uniting Church Evening Fellowship is a determined  group of ladies with one main thing in common – generous natures.  This vibrant group raises funds for charities and organisations both locally and internationally. They donate all profits from their efforts baking goods and catering for local funerals. They have already raised $3500 for HOL Benalla College.