Duke of Edinburgh Award


The Duke of Edinburgh International Award is now available to be delivered from home where young people can work toward their future, be supported by a mentor while focusing on being their best selves!

The Duke of Edinburgh is a leading and highly recognised youth development program, enabling and empowering young people to realise their full potential and build a brighter future.

  • Learn a skill
  • Improve your physical wellbeing
  • Volunteer in your community (even virtually)
  • Take on an adventurous journey within a team (eventually)

All participants are guided and supported by a network of trained award leaders, assessors, supervisors, and mentors.

You can do this from the comfort of your own home.

Duke of Edinburgh empowers participants to be…

#Future ready:
Secondary aged participants who complete the award gain 10 SACE points for Bronze at stage one and 10 SACE points in stage two for Silver.

#Work ready
A Duke of Edinburgh employer harnesses the value of the Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award into their recruitment which makes your resume and interview stand out.

Open to all young people aged 14-24.

Three levels:
Bronze, silver and gold, each progressively more challenging.

Four sections:
Physical recreation, Skill, Voluntary service, Adventurous journey (plus Gold Residential Project at gold level).

Key Requirements:
Achieving an award recognises individual goal setting and self-improvement through persistence and achievement. Supervised
by an award leader and activity assessor/mentor.

A challenging journey full of friends and fun, creating unforgettable memories along the way. Equipping and empowering you for whatever you decide to do with your life.

Monday-Friday between 9-5pm with after hours availability by appointment.

Over the phone, email and online social media platforms such as Zoom, Facetime and Skype.

Should not be a barrier, we have many subsidies available to help you.
How much does it cost?

Bronze: $175

Silver: $185

Gold: $195

Adventurous Journey: POA*



Jolyn Phillipps, Community Development Officer - Youth 0420 831 179 or Jolyn.Phillipps@onkaparinga.sa.gov.au

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