Welcome to Youth Week NSW 2016

Until Youthweek 2016 starts!

Youth Week is an opportunity for young people to express their ideas and views, act on issues that affect their lives, and create and enjoy activities and events.

The Youth Week in NSW Design Competition provides young people with a chance to showcase their talent as a designer and to win a $1,000 cash prize. The 2016 winning design was created by 20 year old Laura Dee.

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Find Youth Week Events Near You!

As part of Youth Week 2016, NSW local councils supported more than 870 events and activities. More than 3,975 young people were involved in conceiving, planning, promoting, managing and evaluating these activities and events, which were attended by more than 101,645 young people.

Here you can find out how to get involved in local Youth Week events, you can apply to participate in the annual Youth Week Forum at Parliament House, and you can read about some of the innovative and exciting events that will take place in 2016.

Events NSW Youth Week Forum 2016 Local Government Youth Week Awards

YouthRock 2016!

YouthRock is a state-wide talent search for high school students. The competition is judged by music and recording industry representatives, will more than $10,000 worth of prizes for finalists.

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Resources Available for Youth Week 2016!

Youth Week and Youth Week sponsors use a range of promotional material to promote Youth Week and their messages to young people who attend and participate in Youth Week events and activities.

Here you can find promotional resources and event ideas to assist you in planning your Youth Week event.

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