What is Junior Parliament

Junior Parliament is a non-partisan program that gives young people an opportunity to learn about democracy, parliament, team building, 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 successful 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.

The Program is a three-day camp that includes mentoring, skill building and leadership opportunities. Participants share their big ideas, discuss the challenges facing South Australia and create solutions in the form of Youth Bills.



WHEN: 7 – 9 October 2024 (Monday – Wednesday)

WHERE: Nunyara Conference Centre & Parliament House of South Australia

WHO CAN APPLY? South Australians residents aged 12 - 15 years old

COST: A participation fee of $250.00 per person which covers meals, accommodation and transport during the program

SPONSORSHIP: Participants can receive assistance to seek external sponsorship for participant fees (note that the participants are responsible for organising their sponsorship)

Applications close: Sunday 15 September 11:59pm

Still have a question? Drop us a line at youth@ymcasa.org.au or give us a buzz on 0459 090 528.

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