Working together for equity of access to education for all students who live in rural and remote Australia.

The NSW Council of the Isolated Children's Parents' Association (ICPA-NSW) was formed less than a year after the Bourke branch was founded in 1971.

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What's New

Access Drought Assistance.....

Financial assistance is available for eligible drought affected families in NSW, ACT, QLD, VIC or SA by completing the simple form....follow the link.

2019 Resilient Australia Awards

On behalf of the Australian Institute for Disaster Resilience: submissions for the 2019 Resilient Australia Awards are now open. The awards celebrate and promote initiatives that make communities safer and better prepared for hazards and emergencies.

2019 Allowances

Allowances available in NSW 2019

Post NSW State Conference Media Release March 2019

DROUGHT - WHO IS LISTENING TO OUR BUSH KIDS? Delegates from all over NSW attended the 47th Conference in Buronga, hosted by Wentworth Branch.. READ ON FOR FULL REPORT

Mobile Tower Win For Rural Schools

For a long time ICPA-NSW has advocated that schools in black spot areas should be prioritised under the Mobile Blackspot program and it is very pleasing to see that Telstra and the Federal Government have today recognised rural and remote schools in NSW such as Clare and Naradhan in Round 4. Read More

Upcoming Events

ICPA Federal Conference 2019

July 31, 2019 - Aug 1 2019
July 31, 2019 - August 1, 2019 Plans are well underway for the 2019 ICPA (Aust) Federal Conference, to be held on 31 July and 1 August at the Adelaide Oval.