Youth Advisory Committee

Get involved and create change!

The Youth Advisory Committee (YAC) is a volunteer committee of young people between the ages of 12-25 years who live, work or study in the Federation Council area and want to make a difference in their community.

YAC represents and advocates for issues affecting local young people.

Why join?

  • Learn how to develop and run youth events, programs and projects
  • Speak up to share the views of young people to Council and make recommendations for positive change
  • Connect with other like-minded people

The benefits

  • Have a say in what happens locally for young people
  • Develop employability skills including event management, negotiation, advocacy and chairing meetings
  • Meet new people and make new friends

How does it work?

  • Meet regularly during school times or as projects require
  • Official Council Volunteer at youth events, programs or projects


If you would like to get involved, please contact Council on (02) 6033 8999.