Tony Manchester has been in the farming industry for over 60 years. Since being on the property, Mr Manchester has seen an increase in fleece weight and several changes in the industry requirements.
The impact of the drought has prompted the provision of government-funded grants to assist in improving infrastructure on farm and allow for capital expenditure in testing conditions.
At The Hamilton and Alexandra College in regional Victoria, students are supported and encouraged to follow their passions while excelling in their studies.
From worlds apart, a bond has been forged between two Year 7 students in their first year at St Patrick's College.