This three year-long project ended with 9 graduation ceremonies held between July and October. After 2,800 km in four wheel drives, 2 light plane flights, 6 Qantas flights and many exhausting and exhilarating days we presented34 certificates and 23 statements of attainment. What difference did it make? “You told me – you can do this Una – and I did! It was in my head, it’s come out from my head to paper” Una, Central Australian Aboriginal Congress, Alice Springs “I have never seen people in the community so proud and happy as Raylene, Kerryanne and Heather when they came to the store this afternoon telling us all about and showing us their certificates. They were on a real high.” Email message sent to the CEO of MacDonnell Shire by Nigel, a store manager in a remote NT community Click here to download our full annual report.