City of Palmerston

Youth Inspiring Palmerston

Youth Inspiring Palmerston (YIP) is a diverse group of young people aged 12-25 from the Palmerston region committed to making Palmerston a better place for young people and the whole community. YIP meets every three weeks to discuss youth related issues, organise youth events and also present to Council on youth issues.

Through communicating with Council YIP assists in making sure both the services and the way the City of Palmerston operates are as youth friendly and as fair as possible and provides the youth of Palmerston an opportunity to have their voices heard.


  • Lead positive change for young people
  • Get involved in your local community
  • Learn new skills
  • Be a voice for youth issues
  • Free training
  • Plan events
  • Volunteer
  • Make new friends

YIP is a welcoming group of friendly young people, to register your interest just fill out the YIP form and email to the City of Palmerston Youth Officer: or call the City of Palmerston Youth Officer on 8935 9922.

A Place for People

Council Offices
Civic Plaza, First Floor
1 Chung Wah Terrace,
Palmerston, NT, 0831
Palmerston, NT 0831

P 08 8935 9922 (24 hour service)
F 08 8935 9900

Office Hours
Monday to Friday 8.15am - 5.00pm
Closed public holidays

Palmerston Library
Goyder Square, The Boulevard
Palmerston, NT, 0831

P 08 8935 9999
F 08 8935 9998

Opening Hours
Monday - Thursday 10am - 6pm
Friday 12pm - 8pm
Saturday 10am - 1pm
Sunday 1pm - 4pm
Closed public holidays

Palmerston Recreation Centre
11 The Boulevard
Palmerston, NT, 0831

P 08 8935 9975
F 08 8935 9900

Office Hours
Monday - Friday 8.15am - 5pm
Closed public holidays