The Youth Advisory Collective is a volunteer group of young people aged 12-24 years who live, work or study in the City of Cockburn.
The Youth Advisory Collective (YAC) brings young people together who want to develop themselves and make a different in their community. YAC is focused on empowering youth-led, youth-driven projects which give young people the ability to organise and lead projects that benefit their communities.
The Youth Advisory Collective helps organise events that engage young people around Cockburn, including Youth Noise, FROSH Festival and the Youth ANZAC Parade and Service. The YAC is also actively involved in the discussion and handling of Cockburn Youth Fund applications. The Youth Advisory Collective also build skills in team building, leadership and organising, and takes part in advocacy, meeting, regularly, with Cockburn Elected Members.
If you are between 12 and 24 years old, and are interested in becoming a member of the Youth Advisory Collective, please complete the online
Youth Advisory Collective Application Form
Please note, if you are under 18 years of age, your parent or guardian will need to complete the consent section on the online form.
Once completed, The City will contact you regarding your application.
The Youth Advisory Collective meets from January to November. Meetings take place every second Wednesday during school terms from 5pm - 6pm at the Cockburn Youth Centre at 25 Wentworth Parade, Success.
For more information on the Youth Advisory Collective (YAC), contact the Youth Development Officer by email or by calling 08 9411 3882.