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Hear stories from across the country, of rural young people in unique jobs, taking gap years, going on study trips, deciding on uni courses, starting trades and more. Want to hear more about a particular story? Just ask: ruralinspire@cep.org.au

Jessie on Studying Nursing

Jessie on Studying Nursing

After school Jessie studied a Bachelor of Nursing. She completed her graduate year at St Vincent's Hospital in Melbourne and is now working at the Emergency Department of Austin Hospital Melbourne.

From: Djadjawurung Land (St Arnaud VIC)
After school: University

Tom on Taking a Gap Year

Tom on Taking a Gap Year

Tom felt burnout after year 12 so he decided to take a year off to work and travel. He couldn't recommend the experience enough.

From: Jaitmathang Land (Dederang VIC)
After school: University

Nathan on Engineering

Nathan on Engineering

Nathan's Bachelor of Industrial Engineering has taken him all the way to Bosnia. He now works for the Shire Council where he grew up.

From: Djadjawurung Land (St Arnaud VIC)
After school: University

Matt on Global Marketing

Matt on Global Marketing

Matt has gone from running his own garden maintenance business to managing the international marketing team of Commodore Australia

From: Pangerang Land (Yarrawonga VIC)
After school: University