Youth Council Meeting Update - July 2022
Friday 29 July, 2022
Here is an overview of the outcomes from Thursday afternoon’s Youth Council meeting:
- Representatives from the Manilla Matters group consulted with the Youth Council on a funding opportunity for future youth-focused events servicing the communities of Manilla, Attunga, Barraba and Somerton.
- Council’s Sustainability Officer – Water, Louise Cadell, spoke to the Youth Council about Water Night, an event aiming to raise awareness on water usage. In 2022, The Water Conservancy is looking to engage with Generation Z to spread the event’s message. Water Night will run as a part of National Water Week between 17 and 23 October, 2022.
- Tamworth Region Youth Mayor, Cr Calli Nagle; Tamworth Region Youth Deputy Mayor, Cr Jack Lyon; and Tamworth Regional Youth Council Secretary, Cr Chloe-Lee Opie presented a Draft Youth Council Action Plan 2022-2023. The plan has been developed by members of the Youth Council and a revised version will be presented for consideration to the August meeting.