Tasmanian Youth Leadership Summit 2022

Young People

Saturday 18 June, 10AM-4PM
Launceston Conference Centre

Places are limited, there are only 16 spots! 

Applications closed. Successful applicants have been notified. 

The Youth Network of Tasmania (YNOT) is hosting a free, one-day youth leadership summit for young Tasmanians aged 16-25 years. 

Covering topics of leadership, advocacy and communications, learn how to identify your power, influence decision-makers and create positive change for a campaign or cause!
Delivered by political strategy specialist Melinda Maddock (Author of How to Train Your Political Animal, melindamaddock.com) and communications strategist Nic McBride (Nic McBride Strategic Communications).

Course content

  • Strategic campaign planning and tactics
  • Identifying your power of influence
  • Influencing decision-makers
  • Collaborating with others
  • Persuasive communication
  • Using media to your advantage
  • Examining campaign case studies 
  • Self-care and resilience 

The course includes

  • Free lunch and snacks
  • Workbook and resources 
  • Certificate of attendance


We know that transport can be a barrier for young people to participate in opportunities like this, especially when travelling from out of town. That is why reasonable transport costs will be reimbursed! 

Free onsite parking available. 

Learn, Grow and Be Inspired.

YNOT Youth Leadership Summit Tile

Event Dates

Youth Network of Tasmania
Launceston Conference Centre
50 Glen Dhu St
7250 TAS

-41.454100798524, 147.13994047592