Congratulations to Year 12 student Kelly Phan who is off to the ABC Heywire Regional Youth Summit this month after her entry was judged a winner in this year’s national competition. The 30+ participants from all around Australia will work together in groups to develop ideas to make positive change in their communities.

Kelly’s award-winning entry is titled “Bendigo, we should celebrate migrants not shun them”. You can listen to her inspiring words on the Heywire website: