Youth Studies Australia was a peer-reviewed journal that for 32 years provided interdisciplinary, research-based information and analysis on issues affecting Australians from early adolescence to young adulthood. It ceased publication in December 2013 after funding was withdrawn in March 2013.
The archive of Youth Studies Australia from 1987–2011 is available free of charge through the Australian Clearinghouse for Youth Studies website.
Former Australian Rules football player, Rick Hanlon, established AFL Cape York House (CYH), a 48-bed residence set around an oval in Cairns, where students from remote communities can live while finishing secondary school. Original article
A young performance artist from the Marshall Islands will tell this week’s UN climate summit that it’s time for action. Original article
The NGO Learning Centre has compiled video clips with some tips to OOHC caseworkers and managers, and include the advice and experiences from a young person who has been in care and works with CREATE Foundation. Original article