What is YAG?

The Mount Alexander Shire Council Youth Advisory Group is a group of local young people aged between 12 and 25 years that:

– Provide input into council decisions, strategies and plans
– Help Council to better engage with young people
– Help identify issues and solutions relevant to young people
– Develop leadership skills through training and delivering projects/events
– Assess Council’s Quick Response Youth Grants

Our Youth Advisory Group also coordinate a number of youth events throughout the year including the Young Makers Market and Youth Awards Festival.

YAG Recruiting now

We are looking for new members for the 2020 Youth Advisory Group.

Apply now if you:

  • want to help deliver youth projects and events
  • want to develop your leadership skills
  • want to give young people a voice
  • are 12 to 25 years old
  • can meet on Tuesdays from 3.45pm to 5.30pm in Castlemaine

Applications close on Friday 13 December.

For more information contact Shannon at youth@mountalexander.vic.gov.au or call 5471 1826.

Council’s Youth Advisory Group is supported through the Victorian State Government Engage! 2018-2020 Program

YOUNG MAKERS MARKET ONLINE STORES

EVENTS

EVENTS

COUNCIL PROGRAMS

TRAINING / WORKSHOPS

SUPPORT & RESOURCES

ACTIVITIES DIRECTORY

FUNKY FACTS

QUICK RESPONSE YOUTH GRANTS

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