Helping indigenous youth drive to succeed

Alcoa’s Kwinana refinery has partnered with the McGovern Foundation to help support indigenous youth in the Kwinana, Rockingham and Cockburn area to gain their driving licence through the Wanderer Program.

The $35,000 will support local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander learners to access necessary resources to complete the 50 to 70 hours of supervised driving needed to gain a provisional licence.

The Wander Program is a specifically targeted driver mentor program that increases the number of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander youth who obtain and maintain their licence to drive.

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