Education & employment

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A new resource for accredited training students is a resource for students looking to complete accredited training. has recently launched a new resource called Job Starter. This website aggregates information from all of the funding […]

Career FAQs

Career FAQs ( is a leading publisher of Australian career guides and a provider of online career-related resources.  We also bring together all courses offered by Australian colleges and TAFEs. […]


We can assist with enquiries, advice, internet job searches, help with paperwork, photocopying, faxing forms and use of phone for Centrelink information.  When:  Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 am to […]

Employment Innovations Victoria – Foster

Employment Innovations Victoria Pty Ltd is a locally owned and operated company based in Gippsland. It was incorporated in March 1995. The company was initially established to provide employment consultancy […]

Employment overview & jobs info

South Gippsland enjoys an enviable unemployment rate of only 4.7% (March Quarter 2017), reflecting a prompt uptake of labour availability in the region and the vibrancy of the local business […]

FREE disability support worker program

Starts May 24 – apply now! My name is Wallis, I am a program Coordinator at Generation Australia. We are a NFP that strives to get underemployed/unemployed people into work. […]

Major employers in our area

Approximately 90% of all businesses in the district are micro, owner-operated enterprises employing 0 – 10 people. Businesses employing more than 10 people are relatively few, but listed below are some […]

Manna Gum Community House

Manna Gum Community House (formerly Foster and District Community House and Learning Centres Inc) is a not-for-profit organisation run by a community-based Committee of Management.  We offer a range of […]

Prom Coast University of the Third Age

U3A stands for University of the Third Age. There are U3As in many countries around the world, and 98 Groups in Victoria alone. The term “university” is used in the […]


Foster is blessed with fantastic child care, a great Kindergarten, Primary and Secondary College –  and access to a variety of tertiary education options. Primary education Welcome to Foster Primary […]

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Tertiary education

Monash University – Churchill The closest university to Foster is the Gippsland campus of Monash University in Churchill – about 1-1/4 hour’s drive.  The University offers Undergraduate courses – your first degree at […]