Entries by Editor

This is your life! Youth asked about Covid-19

The coronovirus pandemic has turned the world upside down. But what does it mean for youth? Author and social researcher Claire Madden is asking youth (Gen Z) and young adults (Millennials) for their opinion in her 2020 survey. Claire is a friend of Young Life Australia and so, we’re teaming up to gather the views […]

Send a bush kid to camp – Thank you!

Send a Bush Kid to Camp – Thank You! Campaign for teens from drought-affected country We did it! We reached and surpassed our goal to raise $18,000 to bring a coachload of youth affected by the drought to Young Life Australia’s Summer Camp. Money raised = $24,479 Prime 7News Central West spoke to John Ryan […]

2019 Financial Report and Year in Review

Connections magazine was published in October with Young Life Australia’s financials for the year 2018-19. You can read it here. Meet Mark Stretton, Young Life’s new Manager, Field Operations and Training. We announce Mitchell Broom steps into the role of Chair, on the Young Life Australia Board. Mitch has served on the board since 2012. We […]

Wyld Life Camp is coming!

How good was Wyld Life Camp last year! It was awesome! Led by a band of pirates, students in Grades 5 – 8 from New England, Central West NSW, Sydney and the ACT joined the four-day camp. Check out the pics! This year the camp will take place from September 30 – October 3 during the NSW school […]

Meet our volunteers: Laura and Zac

Dubbo Young Life team members Zac and Laura Kinscher, are part of an initiative offering support to teenagers living at boarding school.  “Young Life was asked by the principal at Macquarie Anglican Grammar School, if we would step in and help support students in the boarding program’s first year,” explains Laura.  “Our job is to get to […]