Youth Podcasting & Media Production


    Introducing the Digi Van, a cutting-edge multimedia mobile van equipped with state-of-the-art broadcasting capabilities and advanced technology. Operating in the Central Coast and North Sydney region, our mission is to empower young people by providing them with an exceptional platform for creating digital content that amplifies their voices and represents the community. With a team of professional media creators, we not only impart valuable media skills but also guide young individuals towards creative digital pathways that open doors to future employment opportunities.

    This groundbreaking initiative is made possible by ‘Our Region, Our Voice – Regional Youth Investment Program NSW Government’ and Youth Opportunities, whose joint objective is to deliver customized investments and local projects that enrich the lives and well-being of regional youth, enabling them to thrive within their local communities. The project is supported by Blackmagic Design.

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    Digi Van – Youth Voices

    Calling all young visionaries and changemakers! Are you ready to make your mark on the world?
    Join us and become a part of Youth Voices, a movement that empowers you to shape the narrative and amplify your voice like never before! 

    Digi Van is seeking passionate young individuals like you who are eager to develop their own stories or share the untold tales of their community. This is your chance to showcase your creativity and talent on a professional stage! Our dedicated crew will journey across the Central Coast, uncovering local stories, shedding light on crucial issues, and showcasing the remarkable talents within our community.

    When you join Youth Voices, you gain access to invaluable resources, guidance, and mentorship to produce compelling short films and captivating podcasts. We want you to lead the charge, advocate for change, and create a better tomorrow. The Digi Van was built to break barriers and support under-resourced communities, ensuring that every voice is heard.

    Now is the time to unleash your passion, embrace resilience, and have a blast along the way. Together, we’ll capture the essence of your brilliance and elevate the concerns that matter most to you. Don’t let this opportunity slip away. Take action now and be a part of Youth Voices, where your voice becomes a catalyst for transformative impact.

    To register your idea, please fill in this Expression of Interest (EOI) form.


    Unleash Your Voice with Digi Van – Podcasting Workshops!

    Attention all young podcast enthusiasts and aspiring broadcasters! Get ready to dive into the exciting world of podcasting with the skilled and creative Digi Van! Brace yourself as our crew embarks on an exhilarating journey across the Central Coast in 2023, bringing the spotlight to your community and showcasing its vibrant stories.

    We’re thrilled to offer immersive three-day workshops that empower young individuals like you to host, produce, and broadcast your very own youth-centered podcasts. These workshops are designed to nurture a profound sense of belonging and connection within the community, allowing your unique voice to shine.

    And here’s the best part: WE COME TO YOU IN OUR DIGI VAN! Whether it’s your school, youth center, or organization, our state-of-the-art van will roll right up to your doorstep, bringing the world of podcasting straight to your fingertips – all for free!

    Open to 12-18-year-olds with a passion for multimedia, our workshops are led by seasoned professionals who will guide you through a wide range of skills. From sound production and mastering the technical equipment of podcasting, to lighting techniques, scriptwriting, photography, film production, and even delving into the captivating realms of pre and post-production, media, and content creation – we cover it all. You’ll also learn valuable insights on social media strategies and promotion to make your podcasts truly stand out.

    This is your chance to embark on a thrilling journey of self-expression, creativity, and storytelling. Seize the opportunity to learn from the very best and equip yourself with the tools needed to craft compelling audio content. Unleash your voice, captivate audiences, and make a lasting impact on the world around you.

    To register your idea, please fill in this Expression of Interest (EOI) form.

    Students aged 12 – 18 years

    Term 3 and 4, 2023 and school holidays

    Schools, organisations, youth centres, outreach spaces and events

    Sharon Aldrick, M: 0493 022 106 or E: sharon.aldrick@theskillengineer.com.au

    3 day workshops where the Digi Van professional creatives can teach you

    • Podcasting
    • Producing
    • Story development
    • Interviewing
    • Recording
    • Editing
    • Filming
    • Photography
    • Content creation
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    The Mob Pod
    Youth View

    Skilled Creative and the DigiVan recently collaborated with Entertainment students from St Patricks Marist College, Dundas for their work placement. We loved visiting the school and were impressed by the talented young people. They gained experience in podcasting, drone operation, and short-form media production.


    We acknowledge the Darkinjung and Pangerang (Bangerang) people and pay our respect to Elders past and present on whose land we have made our home and reap the opportunities. We look to the future with hope as we walk side by side with our First Nations people in the spirit of reconciliation and truth telling.

    Tuggerah, NSW

    Ph: (02) 4304 3031
    14/1 Bounty Close, Tuggerah NSW 2259
    Monday to Friday, 8am - 4.30pm

    Wangaratta, VIC

    Ph: (03) 5737 4257
    16 Osboldstone Rd, Wangaratta VIC 3677
    Monday to Friday, 7am - 5pm

    Broome, WA

    Ph: 0428 995 955
    41 Blackman St, Broome WA 6725

    covid safe workplace

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