Although the legal age of consent throughout Australia is either 16 or 17 years of age, legislation in the Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, the Northern Territory, South Australia, Victoria and Western Australia makes it an offence for a person in a supervisory role to have sexual interactions with a
Can a 16 year old sleep with a 20 year old in Australia?
If you are 16 years old and above, you can legally have sex (or do another sexual activity) with another person who is 16 years or older as long as you both agree to it.
Can you date a 17 year old when your 18 in Australia?
This means that it is against the law for anyone to have sex with someone who is under 17. This means that the young person must be 18 or older before the law says that they are capable of consenting to that sexual relationship.