Youth

Youth

Awards, leadership opportunities, events, mental health programs and youth spaces to support the development of young people in our shire.

News & Updates

Skill up in mental health first aid and help teens in crisis

Skill up in mental health first aid and help teens in crisis

Posted on Tue 21 March

Youth Mental Health First Aid courses are available for those interested in learning how to assist young people experiencing mental health problems.

1 millionth visitor at Kyneton Toyota Sports & Aquatic Centre

1 millionth visitor at Kyneton Toyota Sports & Aquatic Centre

Posted on Wed 15 March

To celebrate our 1 millionth visitor we have 2 membership offers available. *Conditions apply.

In this section...

Youth Awards

Annually celebrating the contributions, achievements, and success of young people in the Macedon Ranges.

Youth Engage Program (YEP!)

YEP! (formerly Youth Spaces) offer a safe and inclusive environment where young people can take part in activities such as art, dance, fitness, job skills, skate and parkour.

Leadership

Young people in the Macedon Ranges are doing more than just talk about change; they are making it happen by pitching ideas to local leaders as part of leadership programs.

Skate parks and BMX tracks

Locations and features of public skate parks and BMX tracks in the Macedon Ranges.

Live4Life

Promoting positive mental health for young people in our community through programs and events such as Youth Mental Health First Aid.

Housing

Council's role in social and seniors housing and who to contact if you need housing or social support.

Youth events & FReeZA

Find out about upcoming music and youth events in the Macedon Ranges. Become a member of the Music in the Sticks (MITS) crew.

Youth Strategy and Charter

The Youth Charter provides a set of guiding principles to Council employees, Councilors and the wider community that highlight Council's commitment to actively engaging with these young people. The Youth Charter supports our broader Youth Strategy, which provides the overall direction for Council's Youth Development Unit.