Plan for your future during Youth Week 2019

Not sure what to do next? Explore your education, training and career options in Youth Week.

Youth Week is a time to celebrate young people in our community.

Check out Youth Week in your state or territory

Join other young people around Australia to:

  • express your ideas
  • act on issues that affect you
  • plan for your future.

Read more about Youth Week events and activities near you:

State Dates Details
Qld 3 to 14 April Youth Week in Queensland
NT 8 to 18 April Youth Week in the Northern Territory
Tas 10 to 17 April Youth Week in Tasmania
NSW 10 to 18 April Youth Week in New South Wales
SA 10 to 18 April Youth Week in South Australia
ACT 12 to 21 April Youth Week in the Australian Capital Territory
WA 13 to 20 April Youth Week in Western Australia

Choose your next steps after you finish school

We offer payments and services to help you reach your future goals.

Your options may include:

  • further study
  • learning a trade
  • work.

Explore your options after leaving school.

Find a course, training or work

Read the Study Assist website for tertiary study options.

Find out about Australian Apprenticeships.

Use My Skills to find out about Vocational Education and Training (VET).

Check if you’re eligible for help to study or train

Find out if you can get help to study or train.

You may get Youth Allowance if you’re 24 or younger.

If you’re an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Australian, you may get ABSTUDY.

Find out about housing and health support for young people

You may get Rent Assistance if you get a payment from us.

With a Health Care Card you can get cheaper medicines. You can also use the card for bulk billing at the doctor if they offer this service.

You may get help to relocate or travel for study. Payments to help you relocate or travel include:

More information

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Page last updated: 1 April 2019

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