Reg Rutene

Job Description

The Walgett Local Network Coordinator will deliver alcohol and other drug clinical support, counselling and casework to clients, coordinate referral to visiting drug and alcohol specialists, provide or organize expert advice and training to staff of primary health care services, provide day to day support and supervision to drug and alcohol trainees, and support the local Aboriginal Community and services to develop culturally appropriate promotion, prevention and community development initiatives in collaboration with local and regional alcohol and other drug services.


  • Diploma in Drug and Alcohol
  • Associate Diploma in Social Work
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Health Science

What do you like about working in your job at WAMS

I enjoy all aspects of my job. I aim to help Aboriginal people – families and individuals, in the community who are affected by drug and alcohol issues.


33 Wee Waa St


37 Pitt St


Dundas St


Lot 1 Dundas St


37 – 47 Wee Waa St


Dundas Street

Chronic Disease

29 Wee Waa St

Community Garden

Corner of Arthur and Duff Streets