Activities, Workshops and Events - Youth

Now open!

Cockburn Youth Centre has reopened! Our schedule of programs are increasing, with the in-centre school holiday program commencing 6 July. The Outrage school holiday program will not be taking place over the July school holidays. For further information call the centre on 08 9411 3888, email or visit their Facebook page.

Annual events

Cockburn Youth Services has a variety of programs and events that young people and the broader community can participate in and enjoy.
Month Annual event Age range
February Cockburn Got Talent (Talent Contest) Public event
March Cockburn Got Talent (Talent Contest) Public event
April Youth ANZAC Parade Public event
End of Term Youth Centre Party 10-17yrs
Youth Week events 10-24yrs & Public events
July NAIDOC Week events 10-24yrs
End of Term Youth Centre Party 10-17yrs
September Youth Noise (Musicians Competition) 10-24yrs
End of Term Youth Centre Party 10-17yrs
October Frosh @ Spring Fair Public event
December End of Term Youth Centre party 10-17yrs

The annual program is worked around school terms. Specific dates can be found on the Events and Workshops page.

Youth ANZAC Parade

A unique ANZAC event to the City of Cockburn. It includes all the schools from Cockburn marching from Council Chambers to the Field of Poppies. This event is open to the public which will have over 1300 student’s participants in the march each year.

Youth Noise  

Youth Noise is a musician’s competition held each year in September at the Youth Centre. All varieties of musicians are welcome to enter. The winners will be invited to play at the Spring Fair in late October as well as taking cash and product prizes home.

Cockburn Got Talent (CGT)

This competition invites the Cockburn community to show off whatever their individual or groups talent may be. The event is run at the Youth Centre and opens to all members of the public. Age divisions include under 10, 11 to 17 & 18+ with prize money of $500.

Youth Week

Each year in April Youth Services joins in the national celebration of Youth week with its own personal events. The theme changes each year so keep an eye out for what’s on.

End of Term Event

We like to let a little loose and celebrate all of the accomplishments and achievements of our young people throughout the term. It is always a lot of fun, great music, delicious food and a photo booth so we can cherish the memories.

NAIDOC End of Term Event

In the first week of July to celebrate NAIDOC week we look to our young Indigenous crew to help plan and implement something special. Performances and deadly tucker are usually a favourite in our Mooditj space.

Please visit the City’s Events and Workshops page for a full list of the current Youth Centre opens in a new window programs available for young people.

Youth Outrage school holiday program

Youth Outrage is a supervised and affordable school holiday program that provides fun and engaging activities for young people. 

More information and contact

More information about this event

For more information contact the Youth Development Officer on:


Phone 08 9411 3444

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