Get Involved

Anyone 12-25 can make radio, TV, digital media or work behind the scenes at SYN.

SYN is perfect for any person 12-25 who:   

– Is looking for fun volunteer opportunities, new connections and friends.

– Wants to learn skills on radio, television or digital media platforms.

– Has a passion for a topic or an issue to share with our audience.

– Wants to help lead and drive a thriving youth/not for profit media organisation.

Now you can also find out about Express Media at SYN Information Sessions. Hear from Express Media representatives about opportunities for young writers.

Info Session – September 24 6pm – Click here to RSVP

Under 18 Info Session – September 25 5pm – Click here to RSVP

(Parents encouraged to come too!)

Looking for a unique gift? Why not get a SYN Radio Training Gift Voucher?

As a volunteer, you can:

  • Present or produce a radio or TV program (Join an existing program or pitch your own!).
  • Write reviews, editorials and online features.
  • Apply for our volunteer leadership team.
  • Work on event and admin projects
  • Contribute to technical and IT maintenance

No prior experience necessary.

We always have plenty of opportunities available for volunteers across SYN, but at the moment we’re particularly looking for:

  • Coders (any level of experience) for our Online Department
  • Passionate content makers across any platform
  • Bloggers/Reviewers/Writers
  • People who want to have fun! 🙂

Come to an Info Session

The SYN Info Session (free of charge) is your first step to media training and involvement with the awesomeness that is SYN.

SYN Info Sessions run for approximately one hour. You can send someone else in your place to book for you. Please note: You can only participate in SYN if you are between the ages of 12-25.

Due to the large volume of interest it is compulsory to come to an Information Session to book for our radio training course.

Upcoming Info Sessions:

18-25 years old*

Info Session – September 24 – 6pm – Click here to RSVP

12-18 years old

(Parents encouraged to come too!)

Under 18 Info Session – September 24 – 5pm – Click here to RSVP

*If you’re under 18 you can come to either session if you wish.

Courses available for booking now:

Click here for TV and Screen Training (12-25 years old)

Click here for The Awkward Stage (10 week radio course exclusive for Under 18s)

We will be signing up people for radio and screen/tv training at the information session

2015 course costs:

  • 4 week radio course: $60*
  • Intensive radio course (2 x Saturdays): $70*
  • 10 week radio course (under 18s only): $90
  • TV and Screen Training (2 x Saturdays) $70*

*Recommended for those aged 16-25.

Membership (compulsory):

  • Under 18 or RMIT student: $5
  • Concession: $15
  • Full: $25

If you think you would like to sign up to any of these courses on the night please bring along your cash to secure your place. More information about the specifics of the courses will be provided on the night.

Tell yer mates!


Any questions? Email Education & Training Manager Campbell at [email protected]