Youth Inspiring Palmerston

Youth Inspiring Palmerston (YIP) is a diverse group of young people aged 12-25 from the Palmerston region committed to making Palmerston a better place for young people and the whole community.

YIP meets every three weeks to discuss youth related issues, organise youth events and also present to Council on youth issues. 

Through communicating with Council YIP assists in making sure both the services and the way the City of Palmerston operates are as youth friendly and as fair as possible and provides the youth of Palmerston an opportunity to have their voices heard.

Why join YIP?

  • Lead positive change for young people
  • Get involved in your local community
  • Learn new skills
  • Be a voice for youth issues
  • Free training
  • Plan events
  • Volunteer
  • Make new friends

YIP is a welcoming group of friendly young people, to register your interest complete the YIP form and hand deliver it to the Palmerston Recreation Centre or email