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22 Free things to do in Cairns

29th September 2018

The tropical city of Cairns encourages international students and visitors to explore the city. Here’s some inspiration to get you started with 22 free things to do in Cairns – though there are plenty more! From free exercise classes, rock bouldering, volleyball, skate park and BBQ’s amongst park-lands on the Cairns Esplanade, walking and bike […]

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$1 million JCU scholarship program unveiled

27th September 2018

James Cook University has unveiled a $1 million scholarship program targeting high achieving school leavers from northern Queensland and beyond. Over the next three years, the University will invest an additional $780,000 on scholarships for high achieving students. This is in addition to $240,000 in existing scholarships and bursaries for high achieving students. JCU Provost […]

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Fair Work Ombudsman – know your rights at work

26th July 2018

Fair Work Ombudsman – latest update The Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO) has released new resources of interest to international students and stakeholders. Updated is important information about workplace rights, such as the new pay rates along with how the FWO can assist international students, stakeholders and employers to ensure workplace compliance. 2018 Annual Wage Review […]

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JCU students travel to PNG on New Colombo Plan

21st June 2018

Four Australian students from James Cook University (JCU) in Cairns have travelled to Papua New Guinea to study as part of the Australian Government’s prestigious New Colombo Plan (NCP). Aidan Wright, Chelsea O’Brien, Christopher Black and Kathryn Cann, are all Cairns students undertaking JCU’s Human Movement – Sports Science Mobility Project.JCU was one of the […]

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Digital Education Influencers visit Queensland

12th June 2018

Study Queensland has embraced the power of social media influencers in its latest campaign to attract students to Queensland. Six international digital influencers, with a combined reach of around 2 million overseas fans, were invited to showcase Queensland during a week-long visit that included the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games and tours of Brisbane, Cairns […]

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Join 2018 QLD International Student Advisory Panel

13th February 2018

Applications are open until 15 Feb 2018 for students to join the 2018 Queensland International Student Advisory Panel (QISAP).

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