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National Youth Week on the Gold Coast

Held in April each year, National Youth Week is the largest celebration of young people in Australia.

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Youth Week on the Gold Coast

Youth Week

Queensland Youth Week is an annual celebration of young people aged 12 to 25 and the positive contributions they make to our communities.

Queensland Youth Week 2019 was held from Wednesday 3 April through to Sunday 14 April.

The theme for 2019 was 'Unlimited' - celebrating the boundless energy young people bring to our communities and encouraging them to look to the future and see limitless possibilities.

Check out some previous Youth Week activities

One event featuring in past calendars is the YOLO (You Only Live Once) Festival. It is held at Thrower House, a collaborative effort from services across the Gold Coast. Activities have included slam poetry, braiding, tie dying, laser tag, inter-generational activities such as card making and great line-ups of bands and entertainment. Check out some of the great photos from the YOLO Festival in the image gallery below.

Youth Week 2014 video transcript

For further information about Youth Week on the Gold Coast, contact us on 07 5581 6691 or

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