What is LAUNCH?

LAUNCH provides young people in Darwin with high quality opportunities for active community participation. Programs include event training, pop up gigs, skate competitions, career development for emerging producers, youth week activities and skill building via our Get That Job school holiday workshops.

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The range of events and activities changes from year to year and is informed by our Young Darwin Youth Strategy and young people themselves via our LAUNCH youth events team and Council’s Youth Advisory Committee. Some of the events and activities delivered in recent years include:

Get That Job workshops in hospitality, app making, face painting and more
NAIDOC Pool Party
Couchsurfing Race (annual)
Pop up Outdoor Cinema
Biannual skate comps
AFL Clinics
Quiz4Dili (annual)

LAUNCH works with young people aged 12-25 who live, work or study in the Darwin municipality. 
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