VET News – TASTE It Experience

The Agricultural Skills & Technology Experience – click here to view the flyer or see more information on the website.

A programme for high school students aged 15 and over held during some school holidays at:
• Emerald Agricultural College
• Longreach Pastoral College
TASTE helps teens explore the many career options available in rural industries, giving them an appreciation of the practical skills training and innovative technology that can help them forge an agricultural career. TASTE is a non-accredited programme – students receive a Certificate of Participation.
WHAT?
SOCIAL + PRACTICAL + INTERACTIVE
• Riding motorcycles, quad bikes* and horses
• Feeding and managing livestock
• Rural operations including machinery and equipment
• Exploring the science and technology behind agriculture
*Minimum age 16 years for quad bike activities
WHY?
EXPLORE RURAL CAREER AND TRAINING OPTIONS
• Hands on experience at our industry-scale properties
• Meet our experienced instructors
• Learn about the exciting range of training and career opportunities
in agriculture and related rural industries
• Meet others as interested in agriculture as you are!