Rotary believes in developing the next generation of leaders and has a strong history of supporting youth development and leadership.  Our club supports this goal and provides a range of opportunities for young people to get involved in the work of Rotary in the community as well as to gain new skills and knowledge.  The programs that are available are suitable for youth ranging in age from 14 - 28.
 
Getting involved is easy ! Simply read the information below and, if you are interested, follow the three simple steps below -
 
  • Step 1 - Seek endorsement of your application from us by the specified cut-off date.  We will confirm if this is successful and what financial sponsorship is available.
  • Step 2 - Apply for the program using the links provided (these will direct you to an external site)
  • Step 3 - Enjoy the experience and the lifelong memories !
 

Available Programs (2018-19)

Below are details of the programs that are available during the current year, including program dates, venues, costs and cut off date(s).  Please click on the appropriate links for further information or to apply to participate.  If you have any questions please do not hesitate to email our Youth Director.


Rotary Youth
Transition Seminar
(RYTS)
WHAT ?
RYTS is a 7 day residential camp for students aged 16 - 18 years. The camp is aimed at developing leadership and life skills as students transition into adulthood and life after school.
WHEN ?
3rd-9th December 2018
WHERE ?
Tyalgum Ridge Retreat
Tyalgum Ridge NSW

HOW MUCH ?
$590 per participant
(up to 100% sponsorship available)

APPLICATION PROCESS
 
CUT-OFF DATE FOR ENDORSEMENT
22 November 2018

AFTER ENDORSEMENT IS CONFIRMED ►



MUST BE COMPLETED BY -
29 November 2018
 
Rotary Youth
Leadership Awards
(RYLA)
WHAT ?
Leadership development program for youth aged between 19 - 28 designed to promote personal and professional development via a range of inspiring and challenging activities
WHEN ?
2nd-7th February 2019
WHERE ?
Tyalgum Ridge Retreat
Tyalgum Ridge NSW

HOW MUCH ?
$650 per participant
(up to 100% sponsorship available)

APPLICATION PROCESS
 
CUT-OFF DATE FOR ENDORSEMENT
4 December 2018

AFTER ENDORSEMENT IS CONFIRMED ►



MUST BE COMPLETED BY -
25 December 2018

 
Rotary Youth
Program of Enrichment
(RYPEN)
WHAT ?
Weekend camp for 14-16 year olds to help build personal qualities and life skills.

 

WHEN ?
17th-19th May 2019
WHERE ?
Bornhoffen PCYC
Natural Bridge QLD

HOW MUCH ?
$295 per participant
(up to 100% sponsorship available)

APPLICATION PROCESS
 
CUT-OFF DATE FOR ENDORSEMENT
26 April 2019

AFTER ENDORSEMENT IS CONFIRMED ►



MUST BE COMPLETED BY -
5 May 2019

 
National Youth
Science Forum
(NYSF)

WHAT ?
An intensive program of information and
discussions on relevant and modern scientific practices for students in Year 12 in 2019 and thinking about a career in science.

WHEN ?
January 2019
WHERE ?
Various Locations
Canberra, ACT

HOW MUCH ?
$3,150 per participant
(up to 50% sponsorship available)

APPLICATION PROCESS