Youth Organisations in Australia

Information about the organisations geared towards providing activities for young people...

Find A Club is a government initiative to help youngsters find a sporting club or organisation in a specific state or territory.

The Australian Youth Affairs Coalition (AYAC) is the overseeing body for non-government youth issues. Their aim is to represent the interests, rights and issues related to youth, on both a national and international level.

Scouts Australia is the largest youth movement in Australia, providing youngsters aged 6 to 25 with a full range of activities. Members learn practical skills, participate in community events and practice a number of sporting activities.

Youth Alive Australia is a Christian organisation operating throughout Australia. Activities include training days, networking breakfasts and overseas treks. Regular alcohol and drug-free events, also take place, aimed at those aged 12 to 25. These include multimedia presentations guest artists and a wide variety of performances.

Youth Challenge Australia (YCA) is an Australian-based not-for-profit, non-religious organisation whose aim is to encourage youngsters to participate in voluntary development projects, both overseas and within Australia.