North Coast Region Indigenous Education Unit

Education Queensland, Department of Education Training & Employment

About us

The North Coast Region Indigenous Education Unit supports Indigenous students, their families, the Indigenous community and schools within the North Coast Region. This includes the Bundaberg/Childers/Gin Gin, Maryborough, Hervey Bay, Gympie/Cooloola Cove, Sunshine Coast and Moreton Bay areas. Programs include; Indigenous Playgroups, Murri Pathways, "Most Excellent Adventure Tours" to the Ration Shed at Cherbourg, Cultural Awareness Workshops and Embedding Indigenous Perspectives in Schools through cultural talks, Elder engagement, supporting Indigenous Education Workers and networking. The Unit provides a portal through which schools can network to help them to engage with, and achieve better outcomes for, Indigenous students.

Current Programs and Initiatives

  • Indigenous Education Support programs

    Various opportunities available