Our Youth Development Team focus on working with young people between the ages of 12 and 18 to enhance their connections to the community, through active participation and delivery of a variety of programs and activities.

The programs and activities are developed in conjunction with the young people of our Shire, and aim to cater for a variety of interests and backgrounds.

Activities and programs

The Shire offers a variety of programs such as:

  • Drop In Sessions
  • Wellness Sessions
  • Life Skill Sessions
  • School Holiday Programs

See the details for for some of the Term 4 2022 activities in the posters below and check back towards the end of term for School Holiday activities.
To stay up to date on the programs and one off events, check out the Youth Instagram account @YouthofSJ or view our events calendar here.

SJ Shire Youth Development Services Contact

Phone 08 9526 1111


Youth Registration Form

Term 4 2022

Some activities require bookings please see clicking the images below for more details.

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Upcoming Events

To view our upcoming events, visit our What's On calendar.

Mission Australia Youth Survey

In 2021 Youth from across the Shire participated in the Mission Australia Youth Survey, click the blue image below to read the report of the results specific to our residents. This survey provides youth with a platform to share their values, aspirations and concerns, the results help guide the programs the Shire delivers.

The 2022 Survey has now closed, results will be shared once available.

youth walking in sunshine2022 Mission Australia Youth Survey for SJ Residents

You can also read the full 2021 report for all of Australia here