Earlier this year I spent a week in Katherine working with young people from the IMPACT Youth Hub and Katherine RISE to create IMPACT Youth News!

It was an awesome project and the group of teenagers I got to work with were amazing!

Over the week they learnt about cameras, editing and filming and interviewed local residents including the Mayor Fay Miller, police, youth workers and community members about life in Katherine. They created a really fun 20 minutes of news and discussed what they like about and what they would change about Katherine.

Check out the video below.

The news group was also featured in the Katherine Times: click for the story.

Thanks to everyone that supported this initiative, it was a joy to be involved.

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Amy Hetherington

Amy has a jack-of-all-trades tool kit of communications skills and heaps of energy. She offers services including content creation, videography, photography, publicity, community engagement, social media and MCing and comedy to help Northern Territory people connect with events, organisations, causes and celebrations. Amy is passionate about creating content and sharing stories in a fun, enjoyable and amiable style. She’s heavily involved in the NT community and would love to add some fun and engagement to your next project.