october 19 2018

James from the Coffee Collective is champing-at-the-bit to share his industry knowledge with program participants, when he hosts a session on the do's and don'ts of finding and keeping a job! 

Youth Announcements | Bass Coast Shire / Read Full Article

october 15 2018

Fully funded by Bass Coast Shire Council 'cos we care about our young people and we know it's can be a challenging transition.

Youth Announcements | Bass Coast Shire / Read Full Article

September 27 2018

…local young man, Josh Baker, who did a stellar job MC'ing the event. Josh has been working closely with Council to advocate for improved access to Tertiary Education - one of our key advocacy priorities.

Youth Announcements | Bass Coast Shire / Read Full Article

September 21 2018

We have been working with Josh to advocate for improved access and support for young people entering tertiary education.

Mayor’s Message | Bass Coast Shire / Read Full Article


September 18 2018

Remember Josh Baker... Well Josh received a Youth Affairs Council Victoria scholarship to advocate for better support for Bass Coast young people going to university. and support for young people entering tertiary education.

Bass Coast Youth| Bass Coast Shire / Read Full Article


September 11 2018

Those looking to move away gravitated towards a program soon to be launched by youth advocate Josh Baker.
Mr Baker intends to run a summer program for Year 12s transitioning to the city for further education.
The program will cover a range of topics including cooking and cleaning, budgeting, how to use public transport and what scholarships to apply for.

The Star | Tayla Kershaw / Read Full Article


August 17 2018

Josh Baker is one of 16 young Victorians who has been chosen to take part in a program by the Youth Affairs Council of Victoria. As part of the program, each participant advocates for an issue in their local community. For Josh, it’s better access and more support for students planning to keep studying after high school.

Matt Male | Sentinel Times / Read Full Article


May 23 2018

With construction of the new Wonthaggi Secondary College Campus and a High Ball Stadium on the go, opportunities for Bass Coast youth have never been better, and youth advocate Josh Baker is determined to build on this.

Bass Coast Shire Website | Bass Coast Shire / Read Full Article