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Red Dust Heelers Womens Team Launch and Fundraiser

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Carlton Football Club

Royal Parade

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Carlton North, VIC 3054

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Koorie Women Mean Business and Outback Academy Australia invites you to the launch of the Red Dust Heelers Women's Team.

The event is being held on the eve of the Red Dust Heelers Women's Team inaugural Victorian participation in the Women’s National Wheelchair Basketball League (WNWBL). Red Dust Heelers (the Heelers) are Aboriginal and other Australian athletes with disability. Shelley Ware, TV Presenter, joins us to mc. This is an opportunity for a meet & greet with the team, surprise guests including team Ambassadors. Be part of a wheeling and dealing Silent Auction to support the Heelers community outreach program.

Come listen and laugh with the Heelers as they share their showreels and stories from community engagement programs across Australia where they encourage vulnerable youth, and youth with disability to “have a go at life” including all abilities sports and recreation.

Some Heelers are also Paralympians. The Heelers work closely with the Australian Paralympic Committee to open pathways for Aboriginal and other youth with disability into elite sports alongside community based activitites that encourage healthy lifestyles, improved social inclusion and well being.

Event info: Ms Clare O Kelly, Executive Director, Outback Academy Australia, E: clare@outbackacademy.org.au

Ms Leanne Miller, Executive Director, Koorie Women Mean Business, E: info@kwmb.org.au

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