Youth Action Committee

Mildura Rural City Council provides young people with an opportunity to develop their leadership skills, learn how local government works, meet new people and provide a voice for young people in our community. 

Goals and Objectives

The purpose of the Youth Action Committee is to:

  • Participate in youth development and leadership opportunities
  • Assist in identifying issues and needs relevant to young people in the municipality
  • Provide advice and recommendations to Mildura Rural City Council
  • Organise events and activities for young people
  • Assist Mildura Rural City Council to promote a positive image of young people in the community and recognise the contribution young people make to community life.

What's Required?

Being a participant of the Mildura Rural City Council Youth Action Committee requires a significant level of commitment from all committee members. 

To participate you must:

  • Be in year 10 in January 2018
  • Be involved as an active participant for 12 months
  • Be able to participate in youth development and leadership opportunities
  • Be able to assist in identifying issues and needs relevant to young people in the municipality
  • Be able to provide advice and recommendations to Mildura Rural City Council
  • Be able to participate at least 80% of meetings (dates and times to be confirmed).
  • Be able to assist Mildura Rural City Council to promote a positive image of young people in the community and recognise the contribution young people make to community life.

Please read the Youth Action Committee information sheet and Terms of Reference for full details.

Getting Involved

Applications open Monday 30 October and close 1 December 2017.

Email completed form to: youthservices@mildura.vic.gov.au