Humans of the Wheatbelt

Humans of the Wheatbelt is a disability project that celebrates inclusion within the community.

There is always someone in each story that has a disability whether it is the human, interviewer, photographer or writer.

I am the Principal of Cunderdin District High School. I have been here for nine years. We have around one hundred and sixty students from Kindergarten to Year 10 at the school, including fifty seconda...

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A great initiative by Shire of York #inclusion #celebrate

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I was born and bred in Toodyay and have lived here my entire life. I have most of my family living here with me in Toodyay. My parents, my sister, my brother, nieces and nephews, lots of cousins and m...

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Fantastic initiative Shire of York πŸ‘πŸŒŸ #celebrate #community International Day of People with Disability - Australia.

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A great way to celebrate International Day of People with Disability - Australia from Shire of York. #celebrate #humansofthewheatbelt

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I work for Avon Community Services in Narrogin and working with these kids has taught me that you can never learn too much. I originally grew up in the Byford, Armadale area and moved to Narrogin for ...

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My association with Northam goes back to 1967 when as a budding young cowboy I won my first bronc ride with a prize of $67 twice my wage as an apprentice butcher. The rodeo was held on Jubilee oval ...

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A fantastic project @Human of the Wheatbelt... a disability project that celebrates community. #community #inclusion

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I have been waiting my entire life to come here to Beverley and it has been a long journey. When I was young my parents moved us from Melbourne to Brisbane to Sydney. I finally moved to Perth with my ...

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I moved to Northam in 1992 and I have found that generally, people who live in rural Australia are really good at supporting and looking out for one another. I grew up in Fremantle and studied at Ed...

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As a young person, I yearned for a deep connection to place and community. I craved that sense of belonging that comes from living in the place where ones ancestors have lived, generation upon generat...

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Thanks to The Avon Valley Advocate for their continued support for the Humans of the Wheatbelt project. The Avon Valley Advocate #inclusion #community #wheatbelthealthnetwork

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I have been in Toodyay for over 2 years. Originally I moved to Australia 17 years ago from England and working in Europe. But I am actually a New Zealander. I live on a farm and have horses. I have ...

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I always thought that home is where the heart is and when my Partner Rhonda and I found the little place in Beverly, overlooking the river, we knew this was it. We have a happy home with our baby, a...

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In my life I have realised that if you start something and it’s not the right fit then it’s not the end of the world because you can always change direction. When I look back at what I wanted to...

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I work for triple M radio here in Northam and have lived here now for fifteen months. My parents are from Burma and I was born in Subiaco. After leaving school I studied Electronics at North Metro T...

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The people of Northam are so friendly and welcoming - it takes me back to the country town in India where I grew up. There were fields all around and being a small country town, people knew you. Every...

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I live in the townsite of Northam. I came here in 1969 with Elders from Scarborough. I did live in Kwolyin when I was a child, it was a tiny townsite back then. I went to school with the Davis famil...

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I live in Wundowie and have been here since 2011. I have vivid memories of going to my uncles farm as a kid. I loved it. I grew up in the city but travelled to the country whenever I had the chance. I...

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The Wheatbelt Health Network offers support including General Practice, Nursing, Mental Health, Allied Health and Visiting Specialists.

Latest News from the Wheatbelt


The Wheatbelt Health Centre in Northam will no longer be open on Saturday mornings. The centre currently provides 800 - 950 appointments a week and was providing 14-19 appointments on a Saturday. W...

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A lovely Elf from Wheatbelt Health Centre Pharmacy... πŸŽ…πŸ»β›„οΈπŸŒŸ We might need to catch her for her 45-49 year health check... it’s now due... don’t want her to miss any chronic diseases ...

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Thanks for the chat Hayley.. πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘ #community #wheatbelthealthnetwork

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NORTHAM

Wheatbelt Health Centre
25 Holtfreter Avenue, Northam
Phone: 08 9621 4444
Open: 8am-6pm Mon – Fri

TOODYAY

Alma Beard Medical Centre
81 Stirling Tce, Toodyay
Phone: 08 9578 2500
Open: 8.30am – 5pm Mon – Fri

NORTHAM

Aboriginal Health - Northam
65 Wellington Street, Northam
Phone: 08 9690 2824

NARROGIN

Aboriginal Health - Narrogin
Williams Road, Narrogin
Phone: 08 9881 0385
Open: 8.30am – 4.30pm Mon – Tues

  • 25 Holtfreter Avenue, Northam

  • 81 Stirling Tce, Toodyay

  • 65 Wellington Street, Northam

  • Williams Road, Narrogin

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