Shaping Local Civic Youth Leaders

A graphic sketch from talented Zuzanna J.

Shaping Local Civic Youth Leaders is a pilot project led by the City of Onkaparinga, partnering with YACSA, Ripple, Local Government Youth Development Network (LGYDN) members and young people across South Australia.

The project aims to build awareness with young people about the importance of voting and the many diverse ways young people can participate in local government.

Find out more about the digital storytelling initiative Love the Journey.

Learn more about the Community Changemakers Summit and access the online toolkit.

Any current Love the Journey workshops we have running will also be advertised below.

Should you wish to know more about this project you can contact Joshua Stokes at

This project has been supported by the Local Government Research & Development Scheme administered by the Local Government Association of SA.