Youth Centre Term Program

Term Program

Cockburn Youth Centre offers a range of engaging after-school term programs for young people aged 10–17 years.

If playing role-playing games, working on drama productions, music, basketball or connecting with peers is your thing, we have you covered. We even have programs that help you create a resume and identify relevant jobs with our Employ Me program. Need your Learners driving permit? We have it covered with Keys for Life.

No matter what you like doing, we are sure you will find something to get involved in and have fun. Give us a call, email us, drop in or check us out on Facebook or Instagram for more details. 

Term 1 Program 2023

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Day Program Time Cost
Monday 3D Creations
Join Aidan for an introduction to 3D Creations on Blender. Learn the basics of rendering, modelling and animation to bring your ideas to life!
3.30-5pm FREE
Monday Yes Chef
Monday Nights are for cooking! Join our experienced Chef in the CYC kitchen to help cook, serve and clean up for the crowd. This experience is valuable to young people looking to try their hand in hospo. This ten week program has limited availability so please apply with an email to  [email protected]
4-6pm FREE
Monday Darts Training
Junior darts training starts back up. Beginners are always welcome!
5-6.30pm FREE
Tuesday Boxing
Up for a bit of fun fitness that packs a punch? Join us for some boxing drills and skills every Tuesday evening!
4-5pm
 
FREE
Tuesday Dungeons and Dragons
Play in one of our two adventures Into the Everwild - is a homebrew adventure in which you and your party try to save the magical first world from an encroaching threat.
4-6.30pm $8
Wednesday Hoops at the Youth Centre
Want to learn the basics, take your game to the next level or just have some fun? Join our weekly basketballs clinics for all skill levels.
4-5pm ages 10-14
5-6pm ages 14+
FREE
Wednesday

Herb your Enthusiasm
Join us for all things gardening! Come and get involved with planting, feeding, pruning, harvesting, garden craft and more. Open for first timers and garden wizards alike. When it comes to gardening we are kind of a big dill and we the we don’t moss around!

4-5pm FREE
Wednesday RPG - Pathfinder
Our Pathfinder game Curse of the Crimson Throne has our heroes trying to save the city of Korvsa from an evil queen. Or head Through the Breach to the weird west, where the town of Innocence has recovered after an attack from demonic Nephlim...or so it seems.
4-7pm $8
Thursday Print Club
Calling all creatives! Print Club is a collaborative creative project where we will explore zines, paste-ups, stencils, collage and more!
4-5.30pm FREE
Thursday Youth Diversity INC.
A social support group for young people with diverse sexualities and genders aged 15-24.
6-8pm FREE
Friday Drama Incubator
New to drama? The drama incubator is the perfect stepping stone for you, allowing you to explore your creative and theatrical side. 
4-5.30pm $10
Friday  Book Club
Literary nerds unite! Join Mason on a ten-week journey of book club magic, as we read a different book each term in a structured and weekly pace. Fortnightly food, weekly activities, interesting discussions, and you can even keep the book! The club is limited to 10 members so ‘bookmark’ this program and get in quick! (ages 14+)
 
4.30-6.30pm FREE
Friday Advanced Drama Academy
Continue the drama and unleash your power on the stage.
5-7pm $10
Saturday Hospo Legends

Barista and hospitality training with Mason! From making coffee, to three-plating and the 'flow of service'; learn all the tips and tricks of the hospitality industry in a friendly and laid-back environment. Chillhop, chats and caffeine!

9:30am - 10:30am - Beginner Baristas 

11am - 12pm - Confident Coffee Slingers

FREE
Saturday Tabletop Guild
​Get your dice and decks ready for a day of fun and games with tabletop Guild. Lovers of tabletop games welcome! Games include Malifaux, betrayal at the house on the hill, Maximum Apocalypse, Munchkin and more!
midday-4pm FREE
  Private Music Lessons
1-on-1, 30 minute sessions.
Keyboard, beginner drums, guitar, bass and music production.
Email or call us to book 
3.30-7pm $20
  Recording & rehearsal space
Our awesome recording and rehearsal space is available for hire, whether it be for band practice or to record tracks. Inquire about our recording packages and pricing by calling 08 9411 3888.
 
  Keys 4 Life
Please email to register your interest for the next available Keys 4 Life.
 

Important Information

Ages
The Youth Centre is for young people aged 10–24 years (the month they turn 10) to drop in and get involved. Programs held during school term and holidays are for 10–17 year olds.
Memberships
Membership is free and is required for anyone using the Centre and its programs.
Program Bookings
Bookings and payments can be made by phone or in person at the Centre. Spaces for programs are limited, so please book in advance.
Personal Belongings and Food
Some of our programs include lunch, although it’s best to come prepared. We have a fridge and secure lockers for storing personal belongings. Each person is responsible for their own belongings.
Hang Out
Our hangout spaces are open for all to use and include X–box, PlayStation, a pool table, ping pong, slackline and Foozball. Young people are welcome to drop in from 3pm on weekdays.
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Contact

Address

9 Coleville Crescent,
Spearwood 6163

PO Box 1215, Bibra Lake DC,
Western Australia, 6965

Office opening hours:
8.30am to 4.30pm
Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays)

Language Support

Cockburn Nyungar moort Beeliar boodja-k kaadadjiny. Koora, yeyi, benang baalap nidja boodja-k kaaradjiny.
Ngalak kaadatj dayin boodja, kep wer malayin. Ngalak kaadatj koora koora wer yeyi ngalang birdiya.

City of Cockburn acknowledges the Nyungar people of Beeliar boodja. Long ago, now and in the future they care for country.
We acknowledge a continuing connection to land, waters and culture and pay our respects to the Elders, past, present and emerging.