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The Leadership in Action Program is an intiative of the Roxby Youth Advisory Committee (YAC) and aims to support youth living in Roxby Downs aged 13 – 18 years.  Youth will be supported in developing their leadership, communication and goal-setting skills and becoming leaders in action across the wider community. A practical and engaging program that will support the future leadership journey of participants and encourage them to utilise these skills in all areas of their lives.   

  • Program duration: 12 weeks.  1.5 hours per week.

Weekly sessions focussing on structured content around a variety of areas of leadership practice and personal development.  Inspirational guest speakers will be involved in delivery of the program.


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-How to apply

-Contact for more information



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This leadership program intends to develop the following opportunities and outcomes for its participants:  

  • Increased confidence and self-esteem.
  • Opportunities to connect and network with like-minded individuals
  • An understanding of the importance of goal setting, and learn how to set effective goals.
  • Build and develop valuable communication skills.
  • Build and develop effective time management and planning skills.
  • Learn how to positively influence and lead others.
  • Deliver a youth leadership event within the local community.
  • Become an influential young member within the community.




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Print and complete the downloadable Application Form > then drop it into the Roxby Council or Community Youth Centre.

Complete the online Application Form at the bottom of this page >




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 Leadership in Action - Application(607 kb)

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* Mandatory Field

Your details
First Name:*
Year level at school
Which school do you attend ?
Date of Birth*
Parent or Guardian Details
First name*
Contact Phone number of parent/guardian*
Parent/guardian email
Applicant Statement
Leadership Experience*

Please describe any leadership or similar experience you have. eg: Youth Advisory Committee, student leader, sporting captain, work part-time etc

What would you like to gain from this program ?*
Your Preferences
Please tell us how well the statements below describe you - this is not a test there are no right or wrong answers - Please only select ONE answer
New ideas and projects sometimes distract me from previous ones*
Setbacks don't discourage me. I don't give up easily.*
I often set a goal but later choose to pursue a different one*
I am a hard worker*
I have difficulty maintaining my focus on projects that take more than a few weeks to complete*
I finish whatever I begin*
My interests change from year to year*
I am dilligent. I never give up*
I have been obsessed with a certain idea or project for a short time but later lost interest*
I have overcome setbacks to conquer an important challenge*
Ability to commit to the full program
Please advise of any reason why you may miss some program days (eg: sport, pre-planned holiday, part-time work)
If you see this, leave this form field blank.

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Contact Council

6 Richardson Place

Roxby Downs SA 5725

Monday to Friday

9.00am - 5.00pm

Closed Public Holidays

PO Box 124

Roxby Downs SA 5725

Phone: (08) 8671 0010

Fax: (08) 8671 0452

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Roxby Downs South Australia