Are you interested in strengthening your leadership skills and meeting like-minded people who strive to be leaders within the community?

The Community Leadership Program is a free program that provides community with an opportunity to build on their leadership skills and capacity for both personal and professional development as a leader in the community.

Applications are now closed.


This program is intended for existing and emerging leaders in the community who wish to develop and up-skill their leadership capacity. The Community Leadership Program is a free program delivered from May through to August 2023, with the capacity to take on 20 new participants.

The program requires a time commitment of approximately seven three-hour sessions, and will include workshops on:

  • Program launch and technology session
  • Workshop 1 - Reflection, Resilience and Goal Setting
  • Workshop 2 - Understanding Community and Diversity 
  • Workshop 3 - Community Leadership
  • Workshop 4 - Conflict Resolution and Communication 
  • Workshop 5 - Community Engagement, Advocacy and Networking
  • Workshop 6 - Public Speaking
  • Workshop 7 - Co-design Workshop 
  • Graduation

Community Leadership Program 2023

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For further questions on the Community Leadership Program please contact Council on (03) 5832 9700 or email