The National Young Leaders Day is an annual event created in 1997 by the Halogen Foundation to develop strong leadership values amongst young Australians.
“As you meet with community leaders who have generously come to share their wisdom with you, I am sure you will see that the Halogen Foundation also observes accurately that great leadership is not measured by fame & privilege but by commitment & sacrifice"
“There is a lot which you can take away from this conference, and so I urge you to look out for anything which can be related into your own school or local community."
“Successful leadership requires higher-order thinking, the capacity to listen, and the ability to successfully represent and advocate on behalf of others. Events such as the NYLD's will provide you with the opportunity to learn from others..."
“This conference will develop some of the skills that will help you to assist others, including your capacity to set goals, work in teams, speak in public, and solve problems. Please, seize the opportunity that this conference presents and learn from it"
“They are days of opportunity for personal growth and development, for broadening intellectual horizons through meeting with diverse individuals and groups from beyond those of their day-to-day lives."
“Being chosen to take part in this national program means that you have what it takes to become one of Australia's future leaders. However, it is important to realise your journey has only just begun. Strength, perseverance and experience are what will m"
“National Young Leaders Days are an inspiring opportunity for those who have already demonstrated their capacity in the schools or communities to continue their own development. We all need opportunities to reach our personal potential and our community."