Scheduled to take place over the next 12 months, the makeover will
include a brand new simulated hospital for health and aged care
students, an early childhood teaching centre and a hairdressing and
beauty salon with upgraded equipment.
The objective of the makeover is to create learning facilities that
are more targeted and flexible. This will help position Young Campus
as a vocational education hub for a large geographic catchment area of
"Young Campus will be a crucial part of servicing neighbouring
towns such as Boorowa, Harden and smaller centres," Riverina
Institute Director, Kerry Penton told the Young Witness.
"(It will) provide a leader-feeder model for smaller campuses,
bringing more people into the town in addition to becoming a major hub
for our connected classroom delivery to more remote communities across
A formal launch of the renovations will take place on 6 April at
Young Campus. The project is due for completion in February 2017.