Develop + Retain
Local talent

Live, Learn +
Earn Locally


What is Grow Our Own?

Grow Our Own is an exciting regional movement, developed to provide information to potential students and on-the-job trainees, and to business people in the Western Riverina. The aim is to encourage people to build a career while living locally, and to encourage local businesses to invest in local people through employment, training, mentoring and motivation.

Work, study, follow a degree pathway to get ahead. Gain the qualifications you need while maintaining your current lifestyle. Prepare for your career without having to relocate. Build your business with local talent. There are no limits!

For students

Learn + earn in Western Riverina.

Did you know you can kick start your career by living, learning and earning here in the Western Riverina? With Grow Our Own you can study for a range of qualifications – all while living locally!

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For employers

Develop + retain your own local talent.

Developing local talent by ‘Growing Our Own’ is a way in which businesses can contribute to the sustainable development of the region’s future workforce.

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Career Opportunities

Career profiles from the Western Riverina.

We are currently working with a number of different businesses promoting opportunities available through a range of study options and training programs including Scholarship programs.

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About us

Grow Our Own is a regional partnership.

Local Industry within the Western Riverina share the belief that education underpins regional growth and prosperity. We aim to improve the level of education participation and skills retention in the Western Riverina.

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