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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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EVENT: Shape our future – Victorian Youth Strategy online forums 17.11.20

Koorie Youth Council

Shape Victoria’s new youth strategy by sharing your experiences and ideas! The Victorian Government is working on a new youth strategy and we have an opportunity to join the conversation. These online forums hosted by KYC are for young mob, by young mob and directed by you. This will be an opportunity to share your expertise and insights as Aboriginal...

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NEWS: Happy NAIDOC Week! 09.11.20

Koorie Youth Council

After what has been an incredibly challenging year for our community, we enter NAIDOC week remembering what this week means to us. From a day of mourning and protest, we have adapted it to a week of celebrating the strength, courage and achievements of our families, communities and culture. This year’s theme 'Always was, always will be' is a theme that...

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OPPORTUNITY: KYC Communications Officer role – Applications close 23 November! 09.11.20

Koorie Youth Council

We’re on the look out for a deadly Communications Officer to join the KYC team! You’ll join our team of passionate advocates dedicated to amplifying the voices of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people! You’ll be: Passionate about connecting with and creating community both online and offline Multi-skilled in all things communications (writing, graphic design, social media, video, newsletters...

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OPPORTUNITY: Victorian Government – New Youth Strategy 14.10.20

Koorie Youth Council

Shape Victoria’s new youth strategy by sharing your experiences and ideas. The Victorian Government is working on a new youth strategy and over the next two months we have an opportunity to join the conversation through youth forums and an online survey. Ways to contribute: Fill out an online survey via the Youth Affairs Council of Victoria (YACVic) Join a...

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