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‘DRESS LIKE A FARMER’ DAY IS A BIG HIT

Around 600 students and staff at a lakeside primary school sent a heartwarming message of hope and support to those in drought-ravaged areas.

Eleebana Public held a ‘dress-like-a-farmer’ day, making it a gold coin donation event.

Together, the school community raised just over a thousand dollars for drought relief.

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About Jacinta Lee

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Jacinta Lee is a reporter and producer for NBN News. She previously worked as a reporter and newsreader for radio stations in Newcastle and Canberra, graduating from the University of Newcastle with a Bachelor of Communication in 2017.

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