Youth Week Award Nominations

 In recognition of the contribution young people play within our community the Macleay Valley Youth Advisory Council will present two Youth Awards at the 2014 Youth Week celebrations.

Cheridyn Bennett, Youth Advisory Council Ambassador stated “The Young Achiever Award acknowledges the contributions made by young people within the community and the Community Spirit Award highlights leading youth who have made a constructive difference in their community by volunteering“.

Nominate a young person between 12-25 years you think should be recognised. Nominations should be in writing up to 500 words and submitted by Thursday 3 April. Please send your nomination to Macleay Valley Youth – YAC Facebook Page or email

Winners will be presented and acknowledged on stage at the Youth Week event Vocalise held at Riverside Park on 5th April from 3pm.

For further information contact Vicki Martin, Community Development Officer at Kempsey Shire Council on (02) 6566 3200.