MEDIA RELEASE: Royal Far West Thanks Ride for Country Kids 2018’s Many Supporters

Cycle of Inspiration Country communities are being celebrated for their amazing contributions to Royal Far West’s Ride for Country Kids 2018 event, where 61 riders from around Australia cycled 500km from Lightning Ridge to Bourke to raise much needed funds to support country children. The Ride has already raised more than its $500,000 fundraising target,…

Exciting new partnership with Volleyball Australia

Latest news! We are very excited to announce our new partnership with Volleyball Australia, which will see our Manly site transformed into an ‘Athlete Village’ during the 2016 Manly #Volleyfest. Some of our #RFWKids got to meet Volleyroo Becchara Palmer at yesterday’s announcement! https://www.royalfarwest.org.au/announcements/media-release-new-partnership-with-volleyball-australia #lovelocal #lovemanly

What the children have been up to

Staying at RFW can be life changing and also great fun. Over 500 children who have visited us at Manly this financial year have enjoyed the many activities on offer through our Recreation Program, which often follow a particular theme. In August children met Manly Warringah Sea Eagles players Brian Kelly, Darcy Lussick, Shaun Lane and…

The Invisible Children Report

In response to concerns about the growing vulnerability of country children, RFW commissioned a review of the state of children’s developmental health in rural and remote Australia from the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute’s Centre for Community Child Health. “The Invisible Children” report launched in September 2017 revealed the vulnerability gap between urban and rural children is growing. Children…