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Diabetes WA is pleased to sponsor two young people aged between 16 and 18 with type 1 diabetes who wish to participate in the Leeuwin Ocean Adventure Youth Explorer Voyage in 2019.Ryley and his new friends on board the Leeuwin

The voyage departs Fremantle 7th October and arrives back in Fremantle on the 13th October. The successful participants must be available on these dates and make their own way to and from the departure point.

Participants have the opportunity to experience the thrill of tall ship sailing in a safe, fun and supportive environment with no sailing experience required.

Individuals meet new friends, learn new skills and increase self-confidence on this exciting, inspiring and rewarding 7 day adventure.

A number of young people with type 1 have participated in previous years.

If you or someone you know would like the opportunity to take part in this experience, please download Leeuwin EOI form. Completed forms must be returned by Friday 30 August 2019.

Alternatively, you can complete the form below:

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Places offered by DWA do not cover costs for supporters/carers. Application for an accompanying carer is at own expense.

Please note: If Diabetes WA deems you eligible for a funded place, a separate application will need to be made through the Leeuwin Ocean Adventure Foundation to ensure participants are medically fit to participant, further information will be provided to the successful applicant.

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