Our Patrons

Sidney Myer AO
Yulgilbar Foundation

David Gonski
Author of the Gonski Review of Education

Jeanne Pratt AC
Pratt Foundation

Terry Campbell AO
Advisory Director Goldman Sachs Australia

Professor John Dewar
Vice Chancellor, La Trobe University

Professor Glyn Davis AC
Vice Chancellor, University of Melbourne

Our Funders

Fairley Foundation

McEwen Foundation via Equity Trustees

Hecht Trust via Perpetual Trustees

Greater Shepparton City Council

Tat 200

The Community Fund Goulburn Valley

Our Champions

Geoff Dobson
Retired Greater Shepparton Mayor and real estate agent

Professor Julian Wright
Chair, Rural Health Academic Centre
Director of Medical Student Education and Professor of Medicine, Rural Health Academic Centre, The University of Melbourne

Sue Nalder
Campus Director, LaTrobe University Shepparton

Lesley Hart
Director, Dawes and Vary Lawyers

Steve Rogers
Principal, Mooroopna Primary School
Chair Regional Principals’ Forum

Adrian Appo
Consultant, formerly CEO Ganbina

Andrew Fairley
Chair, Sir Andrew and Lady Fairley Foundation

Our Partners

Better Together Alliance

Committee for Greater Shepparton

Goulburn Murray Community Leadership

Greater Shepparton City Council

Seer Data & Analytics

The Community Fund GV – Lift Off scholarships

The Workgroup

Partner Businesses and Organisations

  • Agriculture Victoria
  • Commonwealth Bank
  • Dawes, Vary, Riordan Legal
  • Goulburn Murray Water
  • Goulburn Valley Water
  • Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority
  • Griffith Goodall Insurance Brokers
  • MB&M Business Solutions
  • Murray Dairy
  • National Australia Bank
  • Opteon North East
  • Perta Thomson Partners
  • Shepparton Medical Centre
  • Shepparton News
  • SMR Legal

Partner Agencies & Community Organisations

  • ACRE
  • Goulburn Murray LLEN
  • GV Young Professional Network
  • Mooroopna Red Cross
  • Primary Care Connect
  • Rad Com
  • Shepparton Central Rotary Club
  • Shepparton Golf Club
  • SLAP Tomorrow
  • The Smith Family
  • Victoria Police

Partner Education Providers

  • Ardmona Primary School
  • Gowrie Street Primary School
  • Mooroopna Park Primary School
  • Mooroopna Primary School
  • St Georges Road Primary School
  • Wilmot Road Primary School
  • Goulburn Valley Grammar School
  • McGuire Secondary College
  • Mooroopna Secondary College
  • Notre Dame College
  • Shepparton High School
  • Wanganui Secondary college
  • Arthur Mawson kindergarten
  • Echuca Road kindergarten
  • Gowrie Street kindergarten
  • Leslie Gribble kindergarten
  • Patricia Smith kindergarten
  • La Trobe University
  • University of Melbourne – Dookie