Junior Parliament is an awesome way for 12 - 15 years olds to meet new friends, learn about parliament and politics, and develop leadership skills.

What is Junior Parliament?

Junior Parliament is an apolitical program that gives young people an opportunity to learn about democracy, parliament, public speaking and leadership in a fun and supportive environment. Junior Parliament is a program for young people aged 12 - 15 and is based on the succesful Youth Parliament program

Junior Parliament is run by young people for young people. It’s a chance to BE THE CHANGE on the issues you care about, meet some new friends & develop your leadership skills.

When is Junior Parliament 2018 - Applications open now.

Tuesday 9th October to Thursday 11th October. Junior Parliament 2018 is a three day, two night program that includes a day in Parliament House debating Youth Bills the Junior Parliamentarians have written.

Applications are open and close 24th of September.

Apply for Junior Parliament 2018, here.

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Contact Us

For more information please contact the YMCA South Australia Youth Empowerment team on (08) 8200 2514.

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