Youth Centre Holiday Program

Cockburn Youth Centre's Holiday Program is packed with social, recreational and educational programs for young people aged 10-17.

Find our Summer holiday program below. To book into programs, you can come into the Centre or call us on 08 9411 3888.

Date Activity Time Cost
Monday 21 December Crafty Christmas
Learn how to wrap presents, write cards or make a small gift for Christmas Day.
midday-4pm FREE
Tuesday 22 December Crafty Christmas
Learn how to wrap presents, write cards or make a small gift for Christmas Day.
midday-4pm FREE
Wednesday 23 December Crafty Christmas
Learn how to wrap presents, write cards or make a small gift for Christmas Day.
midday-4pm FREE
Thursday 24 December Christmas Eve Pavlova-Off
The age old quest to create the best Pavlova is on!
midday-2pm FREE
Monday 4 January Mindful Mondays
Join Aidan and start the week with relaxing activities like rock stacking, balancing and more.
2-4pm FREE
Tuesday 5 January Drama Incubator Rehearsal 10am-midday FREE
Tuesday 5 January Smash Bros Tournament
Have a SMASHING time against your friends with our Smash Bros Competition. A new competition prize has appeared! ‚ÄčOpen to all skill levels in a Round Robin format!
11am-3pm $5
Tuesday 5 January Florescence Art and Wellbeing Workshop (Ages 10-14)
Take some time out for yourself, get creative, and relax into the healing nature of flowers. Connect with your inner wildflower and celebrate your uniqueness, in a confidential and non-judgmental space. Art mediums include watercolours, sculpture, collage, nature mandalas and more!
midday-2pm FREE
Tuesday 5 January Advanced Drama Academy Rehearsal 1-4pm FREE
Wednesday 6 January Drama Incubator Rehearsal 10am-midday FREE
Wednesday 6 January Hero Foundry
Grab your dice and forge your hero for our Pathfinder 2e Holiday trilogy. Learn the basics of how to play this awesome tabletop RPG with the CYC Game Master and prepare to dive into our Wednesday three-part holiday RPG adventure The Slithering.
10am-3pm $8
Wednesday 6 January Advanced Drama Academy Rehearsal 1-4pm FREE
Thursday 7 January Through the Breach RPG
Journey to the Wyrd West as a group of fated adventurers attend a science expo in order to witness the next great wonder of the world, but instead find more than a few small problems to deal with.
10am-3pm $8
Thursday 7 January Advanced Drama Academy Rehearsal 1-4pm FREE
Thursday 7 January Florescence Art and Wellbeing Workshop (ages 15-24)
Take some time out for yourself, get creative, and relax into the healing nature of flowers. Connect with your inner wildflower and celebrate your uniqueness, in a confidential and non-judgmental space. Art mediums include watercolours, sculpture, collage, nature mandalas and more!
3-5pm FREE
Friday 8 January Drama Incubator Rehearsal 10am-midday FREE
Friday 8 January Cockburn Trails Bike Hike
Discover Cockburn by bike. Use your own or one of ours. Bring a helmet, water bottle, snacks and riding skills. Weather permitting.
1-4pm $5
Friday 8 January Advanced Drama Academy Rehearsal 1-4pm FREE
Saturday 8 January Tabletop Guild!  
Dice! Cards! Meeples! What more can you ask for? Games such as Ultimate Werewolf, Rising Sun, Dead of Winter and many more are going to be played!
midday-4pm FREE
Monday 11 January Drama Incubator Rehearsal 10am-midday FREE
Monday 11 January Advanced Drama Academy Rehearsal 1-4pm FREE
Monday 11 January Mindful Mondays
Join Aidan and start the week with relaxing activities like rock stacking, balancing and more.
2-4pm FREE
Monday 11 January Darts
Junior Darts Practice. Beginners welcome.
3-5.30pm FREE
Tuesday 12 January Drama Incubator Rehearsal 10am-midday FREE
Tuesday 12 January Smash Bros Tournament
Have a SMASHING time against your friends with our Smash Bros Competition. A new competition prize has appeared! ‚ÄčOpen to all skill levels in a Round Robin format!
11am-3pm $5
Tuesday 12 January Florescence Art and Wellbeing Workshop (ages 10-14)         
Take some time out for yourself, get creative, and relax into the healing nature of flowers. Connect with your inner wildflower and celebrate your uniqueness, in a confidential and non-judgmental space. Art mediums include watercolours, sculpture, collage, nature mandalas and more!
midday-2pm   FREE
Tuesday 12 January Advanced Drama Academy Rehearsal 1-4pm FREE
Wednesday 13 January The Slithering Part 1
“Tracing the Curse” - Save the city of Kibwe from a terrifying curse turning humans into malevolent oozes. Join our band of heroes as they uncover the secret behind the deadly curse known as the slithering. A Pathfinder 2nd ed. Adventure for 5th level non-human characters
10am-3pm $8
Thursday 14 January Drama Incubator Rehearsal 10am-3pm FREE
Thursday 14 January Advanced Drama Academy Rehearsal 10am-3pm FREE
Thursday 14 January Dungeons and Dragons 5th Edition
We return to the hallowed halls of the Cinderfang Academy as our students of magic and might find an unexpected guest arriving on school grounds. Will they find their elusive quarry or will a terrible fate meet our beloved school? Join us for Part 1 of this level 3 D&D 5th ed. adventure.
10am-3pm $8
Thursday 14 January Florescence Art and Wellbeing Workshop (ages 15-24)
Take some time out for yourself, get creative, and relax into the healing nature of flowers. Connect with your inner wildflower and celebrate your uniqueness, in a confidential and non-judgmental space. Art mediums include watercolours, sculpture, collage, nature mandalas and more!
3-5pm FREE
Friday 15 January Circus Workshop
Join us for a fantastic skills workshop with the world famous Ricochet circus.
1-3pm $5 
Friday 15 January Free BBQ for members 1pm FREE
Monday 18 January Krav Ma Ga
Self-defence seminar for girls
10-midday FREE
Monday 18 January Krav Ma Ga
Self-defence seminar for boys
midday-2pm FREE
Monday 18 January Darts
Junior Darts Practice. Beginners welcome.
3-5.30pm FREE
Tuesday 19 January Mario Kart 8 Tourney
Race away with GREAT prizes with our competitive Mario Kart competition! Compete with friends across all the favourite tracks of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for Nintendo Switch. Open to all skill levels in a Round Robin format!
11-3pm $5
Tuesday 19 January Florescence Art and Wellbeing Workshop (ages 10-14)
Take some time out for yourself, get creative, and relax into the healing nature of flowers. Connect with your inner wildflower and celebrate your uniqueness, in a confidential and non-judgmental space. Art mediums include watercolours, sculpture, collage, nature mandalas and more!
FREE midday-2pm
Wednesday 20 January Keys 4 Life (bookings essential)
Keys 4 Life is an evidence based, comprehensive pre-driver education program that gives young people with the knowledge, skills and attitudes to be safer and informed road users. Participants who pass the test will receive a Learner’s Permit Exemption Certificate, recognised by the Department of Transport.
9.30am-2.30pm FREE
Wednesday 20 January The Slithering Part 2  
“Journey to Holy Xatramba” – Plunge into the darkest jungles of the Mwangi Expanse to recover an ancient relic to save the people of Kibwe from a friend-ridden city. A Pathfinder 2nd ed. Adventure for 6th level non-human characters.
10am-3pm $8
Thursday 21 January
 
Keys 4 Life (bookings essential) 
Keys 4 Life is a comprehensive, evidence based pre-driver education program that gives young people with the knowledge, skills and attitudes to be safer and informed road users. Participants who pass the test will receive a Learner’s Permit Exemption Certificate, recognised by the Department of Transport.
9.30am-2.30pm FREE
Thursday 21 January Maximum Apocalypse
The weather is frightful as a frigid storm-front has iced over most of the southern hemisphere. Join the last survivors of humanity as they try to outrun both the cold and the creatures that howl beneath the snow. A ‘Maximum Apocalypse’ RPG adventure.
10am-3pm $8
Thursday 21 January Florescence Art and Wellbeing Workshop (ages 15-24)
Take some time out for yourself, get creative, and relax into the healing nature of flowers. Connect with your inner wildflower and celebrate your uniqueness, in a confidential and non-judgmental space. Art mediums include watercolours, sculpture, collage, nature mandalas and more!
3-5pm FREE
Friday 22 January Laser Corps
Players using our safe combat military simulation system fire a harmless infrared beam to try to eliminate opposing players. No projectiles are fired.  It’s like playing in a live computer game, only OUTDOORS!
midday-4pm $5
Saturday 23 January Tabletop Guild!
Dice! Cards! Meeples! What more can you ask for? Games such as Ultimate Werewolf, Rising Sun, Dead of Winter and many more are going to be played!
midday-4pm FREE
Monday 25 January Mindful Mondays
Join Aidan and start the week with relaxing activities like rock stacking, balancing and more.
2-4pm FREE
Tuesday 26 January Public Holiday. Centre closed    
Wednesday 27 January The Slithering Part 3
“Against the Aspis” – Our heroes must journey to the archives of Kibwe that has been overtaken by the evil agents of the Aspis Consortium. Will they be able to rid the city of the curse once and for all? A Pathfinder 2nd ed. Adventure for 7th level non-human characters.
10am-3pm FREE
Wednesday 27 January Florescence Art and Wellbeing Workshop (ages 10-14)
Take some time out for yourself, get creative, and relax into the healing nature of flowers. Connect with your inner wildflower and celebrate your uniqueness, in a confidential and non-judgmental space. Art mediums include watercolours, sculpture, collage, nature mandalas and more!
midday-2pm FREE
Thursday 28 January Dungeons & Dragons 5th edition
The students of Cinderfang Academy are sent on a mission of peace to the dreaded isle of Eclipse, there they must meet with the mysterious Obsidian Sage to try and establish a new off-site campus. Join us for Part 2 of this level 3 D&D 5th ed. adventure.
10am-3pm $8
Thursday 28 January Florescence Art and Wellbeing Workshop (ages 15-24) 
Take some time out for yourself, get creative, and relax into the healing nature of flowers. Connect with your inner wildflower and celebrate your uniqueness, in a confidential and non-judgmental space. Art mediums include watercolours, sculpture, collage, nature mandalas and more!
3-5pm FREE
Friday 29 January Dodgeball play-off
Can you create a team and win it all??
midday-4pm FREE
Saturday 30 January Tabletop Guild!
Dice! Cards! Meeples! What more can you ask for? Games such as Ultimate Werewolf, Rising Sun, Dead of Winter and many more are going to be played!
midday-4 FREE

 

Age and Programs

The Cockburn Youth Centre is open to young people aged 10–24 (the month they turn 10 but not earlier). 
Holiday programs, part from the Youth Diversity Inc. programs, are you 10–17 year olds. 

Memberships

Our Youth Centre memberships are free but are mandatory for anyone using the Centre. You can become a member by filling out a membership form in person at the Youth Centre or complete the below form.

Complete Youth Centre Membership Form

 

Program Bookings

For programs with a cost, bookings can be made in person at the Youth Centre or by calling 9411 3888.
Spaces may be limited and we recommend calling ahead and checking if spaces are available. If you are experiencing financial hardship, speak to a staff member and we can work something out for you. 
 

Personal Belongings and Food

During the school holidays we may provide lunch; however it is best to come prepared. We have a fridge and secure lockers for storing personal belongings. Each person must be responsible for their own belongings.
 

Hang Out

Our free program and hangout spaces are open to everyone. Equipment incudes X-box, PlayStation, pool table, ping pong, slackline and Foozball.
 

Program rules

Please abide by the following rules and do not:

  • Behave or speak in a racist or sexist manner
  • Verbally abuse or threaten anyone
  • Behave in a violent or aggressive way
  • Carry any weapons at any time
  • Deliberately damage any property
  • Take any drugs, drink or smoke. Please note that anyone under the influence of drugs or alcohol will not be allowed to attend

You may be removed from the Youth Centre if you breach the rules. 
 

More Information

For more information about our programs and events, call the Cockburn Youth Centre on 08 9411 3888 or email us.

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Contact

Address

9 Coleville Crescent,
Spearwood 6163

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

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.