What, When and the How?


Do you feel that you have big decisions to make about your future and don’t know where to start, well hopefully the information we provide here, will guide you in the right direction and help you find the answers you are looking for.

Where to Now? provides information on the choice of courses available to students in the last two years of secondary school. These include VCE, VCAL and VET. You can read stories from recent graduates of the VCE, VCAL and Apprenticeship and Traineeship programs, which show that it is also possible to begin these qualifications before Year 11 and 12.

Download Where To Now? publication (PDF - 4MB)

Workplace Learning

Department of Education & Training  – Workplace Learning

Local Learning & Employment Options (LLEO) Website - for courses offered in the Mildura and Wentworth area as well as information for school levaers and young job seekers.

VCAL Information for Students and Parents

For information on education, work, heath, community, environment, culture and finances visit youth.gov.au


Need more support…

Welfare and Support

Provide welfare and support services and much more. Check out their website for more information

Jobactive Providers

jobactive is the Australian Government's program to support Australians looking for work.  It connects job seekers with employers and is delivered by a network of jobactive providers in over 1700 locations.

Local Jobactive Providers

126-130 Deakin Avenue, Mildura 3500

E: mildura@madec.edu.au

T: 03 5021 3472

MAX Employment
151 Lime Avenue, Mildura 3500

E: mildura@maxemployment.com.au

T: 03 5025 9500

Western Districet Employment Access Inc

138 Lime Avenue, Mildura 3500

E: mildura@wdea.org.au

T: 03 5065 3050

Eworks Employment Solutions Inc.

101 Lime Avenue, Mildura 3500

T: 03 5065 3010


If you are not happy and need help, maybe these organisations will help you.

Headspace - Australia's National Youth Mental Health Foundation

Checkout their website for help and information

Beyond Blue Youth
Check out their website for help and information

Reach Out
Check out their website for help and information

For online help 24/7, go to the Lifeline website or call Lifeline on 13 11 14


Young Carers

Do you look after someone who has

  • long term illness
  • disability
  • mental illness

and need help, call 1800 0242 636, you can also visit the following websites:

Young Carers

Carers Victoria