Media Releases

Education: Going the Extra Mile
Posted on February 17, 2017

"Education: Going the Extra Mile" refers to the effort remote and isolated families put into accessing an equitable education; the distance families live from traditional schools, learning centres and resources; and striving to overcome obstacles that can limit opportunities for children to gain access to a similar education as their city counterparts. Read More ›

SAICPA seeks an increase to the State Education Allowance
Posted on February 18, 2016

The South Australian State Education Allowance (SEA), which assists with travel, boarding and other expenses associated with the education of geographically isolated children at secondary level has not kept up with the rapid increases in fuel prices and the cost of boarding and hostel fees. SAICPA will be seeking an increase in this allowance during the full review of the SEA in 2016. Read More ›