Do you want to improve your leadership skills, connect with like-minded people, and make a difference in the community?

The Community Leadership Program is a Council funded 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 Council funded program delivered from May through to August 2024, with the capacity to take on 20 new participants.

The program requires a time commitment of approximately seven three-hour sessions, plus launch, graduation and optional mentoring support, and will include workshops on:

  • Program launch and technology session
  • Workshop 1 – Communication Preferences
  • Workshop 2 – Community Leadership
  • Workshop 3 – Public Speaking
  • Workshop 4 – Goal Setting & Monitoring
  • Workshop 5 – Understanding Community & Diversity
  • Workshop 6 – Reflection & Resilience
  • Workshop 7 – Participant Presentations
  • Graduation

Community Leadership Program 2024

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