Colombia-born Rocca Salcedo had long grieved for her ability to express herself through social dancing. And then she saw an opportunity to change that – and not only for herself.

In June, Shepparton Regional Network members spoke with the Rural Access Officer for our shire, Andrew Thomson, after gathering for lunch at the newly renovated American Hotel Echuca.

In May the Ballarat Regional Network met on Lake Wendouree at the Lake View Hotel for a great informal get-together, where we also welcomed a new member.