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Youth Advisory Group

This page contains information about the Whangarei Youth Advisory Group and how it is working with us to make the district a great place for young people.
Updated: 1/02/2017 7:21 p.m.
Youth Advisory Group 2016 image.

Pictured clockwise from bottom right:​​
Jessica Fowler, India Purnell, Sarah Gover,
Ella Rankin, Summer Campbell, Rebeca McKean,
Molly Alford, Jayden Rudolph, Izaia Tilialo,
Julian Fowler, Campbell Norman (resigned),
Daniel McInnes, Joseph Savio, Malcolm Young.
(Absent: Justice Hetaraka - Chair)

​Youth Advisory Group members


Introducing the Whangarei District Council 2016 Youth Advisory Group (YAG) members:

  • Justice Hetaraka (Chair)
  • Jessica Fowler
  • India Purnell
  • Sarah Gover
  • Ella Rankin
  • Summer Campbell (Deputy Chair)
  • Rebeca McKean
  • Molly Alford
  • Jayden Rudolph
  • Izaia Tilialo
  • Julian Fowler
  • Daniel McInnes
  • Joseph Savio
  • Malcolm Young.

What the Youth Advisory Group does

We meet once a month to discuss ways of helping to make Whangarei a great place for young people to live, learn and earn in.

Our purpose is to provide advice to Council from a youth perspective to help make Whangarei the ultimate living environment.

More information

You can read the Terms of Reference for the group and Position Description for members by following the links below.

YAG Terms of Reference [339kb]

YAG Position Description [412kb]

2017 Application forms

Complete the online form


Download a PDF version of the Application form and email it to us at

Youth Advisory Group 2017 Application Form


Contact the Youth Advisory Group by clicking on the link below. 

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