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Youth Week

10 - 18 April 2019 

Youth Week is organised by young people, for young people, in communities across NSW and Australia. Following the success of the NSW Youth Week program, Youth Week became a National event in 2000. National Youth Week is jointly supported by the Australian Government, State and Territory Governments and Local Governments.

National Youth Week is an opportunity for young people to:

  • share ideas
  • attend live events
  • have their voices heard on issues of concern to them
  • showcase their talents
  • celebrate their contribution to the community
  • take part in competitions
  • have fun!

Upcoming Events

Get that Job Day: Youth Jobs and Skills Expo

When: Tuesday, 9 April 2019
Time: 12 pm - 4 pm
Where: Meadowbank TAFE, See Street, Meadowbank     
Cost: Free
This exciting expo will provide youth with 21st Century strategies and learnings to Get that Job whatever they may be seeking!

Youth Mental Health Forum

When: Tuesday, 9 April 2019

Time: 8.30 am - 3 pm
Where: Macquarie University
Cost: Free
The purpose of the forum is to raise awareness about the important themes of mental health and resilience and to provide young people with the opportunity to have their voices heard and plan for the future.

Cinema on the Green

When: Thursday, 11 April 2019
Time: 6 pm - 9.30 pm
Where: Meadowbank TAFE, See Street, Meadowbank 
Cost: Free
Film to be Confirmed. In partnership with TAFE NSW Meadowbank Campus and headspace Chatswood.

ShoreShocked 2019

When: Saturday, 13 April 2019
Time: 11 am - 5 pm
Where: St Leonards Park Music Shell, off Miller Street
Cost: Free
ShoreShocked is back again this year! Click to read more about this FREE, ALL-AGES event which is run as part of the Northern Sydney Councils Youth Week celebrations.

Emerging Civic Leaders Program

When: 30 March - May
Where: Various Locations and Online
Cost: Free
The Emerging Civic Leaders program is designed to unleash and build the capacity of emerging young leaders in our community.

Last updated on 5 April 2019