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OPPORTUNITY: Deputy Executive Officer role — Applications close 29 April... 08.04.21

Koorie Youth Council

We're on the lookout for a deadly Deputy Executive Officer to join the KYC team. This is a fantastic opportunity to join our team of passionate advocates dedicated to amplifying the voices of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people and take on a leadership position in our growing organisation.   You'll be:   • Responsible for leading KYC initiatives...

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NEWS: Victorian Government announces support for Aboriginal children and young... 07.04.21

Koorie Youth Council

24 March 2021   We acknowledge the Victorian Government’s announcement with the investment of nearly $12 million in culturally specific services and programs to support Aboriginal children and young people. We’re very glad to see support for the Victorian Aboriginal Legal Service (VALS) to re-launch Balit Ngulu, a dedicated legal service for Aboriginal children and young people. Funding has also...

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EVENT: Young Mob Yarns Live — YIRRAMBOI x The Wheeler... 23.03.21

Koorie Youth Council

Young Mob Yarns Live   Thursday 13 May 2021 6.00pm-7.30pm at The Wheeler Centre Book tickets now   *This is an autonomous event for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people aged 14-28 yrs only* Young Mob Yarns offers a safe space to have a yarn on a range of topics, share knowledge, and form meaningful connections. In light of the...

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OPPORTUNITY: Marram Nganyin Aboriginal Youth Mentoring Project Officer role 03.02.21

Koorie Youth Council

Do you want to support young mob to develop skills and connections to strengthen culture and communities? Our friends at Youth Affairs Council Victoria (YACVic) are looking for a full-time Aboriginal Youth Mentoring Project Officer to provide training, resources and support to five deadly Aboriginal organisations across the state. The Marram Nganyin Aboriginal Youth Mentoring Project provides local mentoring opportunities...

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BLOG: Introducing our new Events & Partnerships Officer! 21.12.20

Koorie Youth Council

I belong to the Barkindji nation, the name Barkindji comes from the word barka meaning river and more accurately means belonging to the river. I was raised on Latji Latji Country (Mildura) for 17 years and have called Narrm (Melbourne) home for the past four. This year, I graduated from the University of Melbourne with a Bachelor of Arts in...

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