“This is a very exciting opportunity for the students to not only get a close look at the Supercar legends in action, it also gives them the chance to get hands-on and work on a variety of racing cars."
“I particularly enjoyed learning about the modern technology that is used in Australian farming. Australian teachers prepare a lot more carefully for class which is important and something I will do when I return to China.”
“TAFE NSW is thrilled to be a part of such a worthwhile program that is delivering outstanding results for young people in western NSW."
“TAFE NSW had 14 students nominated as finalists in the six categories – so to have four claim the highest individual honours in their respective categories was a great result for them and the TAFE NSW team,"
“Donna excelled in and out of the classroom during her time studying in Orange and working as an apprentice at Tonic Restaurant in Millthorpe. She is well respected by her peers, is an exceptionally talented student and chef and a very deserving winner of our most prestigious award.”
“Rowan thoroughly deserves this recognition because he continually demonstrated leadership skills and knowledge while at TAFE that made him an outstanding student, juggling school and work commitments with aplomb."
The 2017 TAFE NSW Ambassador Prize Program winner was Certificate IV in wool classing student Laura Offley.
The 2017 TAFE Western TVET Student of the Year is Certificate III in Accounts Administration student Rowan Jayasuriya.
The 2017 TAFE Western Apprentices of the Year were Shaun Van Uum, Ben Field and Luke Moody.
The 2017 TAFE Western Aboriginal Vocational Student of the Year Award winners were Angie Brown, Dannielle Smith and Garry Pittman.