Youth Summit

Banyule Youth Summit 2021

The Banyule Youth Summit returns on Tuesday, May 18 2021! It will be held at the Heidelberg Gold Club in Lower Plenty. The final session of the Summit will be live streamed online. More details to come!

Banyule Youth Summit 2018

Banyule Council held their biennial Youth Summit on May 15, 2018.  Over 100 young people attended and engaged in passionate discussion around topics of interest to them. A series of recommendations were presented to a packed house of supporters of young people. Council voiced their committment to working with young people and community partners to ensure the proposed recommendations w ereput into action.

On October 8, 2018, a report containing the recommendations from the Summit were presented to Council. The report was adopted and the young people involved in the Summit were congratulated for their efforts and commitment.

Banyule Youth Summit Report Card 2019

A Report Card event was held on the 25th of July 2019 to present back on the projects that were undertaken as a direct outcome from the recommendations from the 2018 Banyule Youth Summit. Young people dedicated their time and were involved extensively during the consultation and the implementation process on the various projects alongside Council to make recommendations a reality. 

See the video below which highlights some of the direct outcomes from the Banyule Youth Summit 2018 recommendations as well as the full report.