Youth Centre Holiday Program

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

Our April 2021 Holiday Program is out now. See the table and brochure below for more details. For programs with a cost, bookings can be made in person at the Youth Centre, by email or by calling 9411 3888.

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Date Program Time Cost
Monday
5 April
Public Holiday    
Tuesday 6 April Mosaics  
Join us to create your own mosaic frame or tile to take home! We will create pieces using a range of pre-cut coloured tiles and recycled wooden frames and boards. Please bring your imagination and patience, let's get creative!
10am-12pm $5 
Tuesday 6 April Bike Hike 
Remember to BYO appropriate shoes, water bottle, helmet and bike. No bike? no problem! Just make sure you book to know you want to borrow one. Bookings essential
1-3pm FREE
Wednesday
7 April
Starfinder RPG  
Take to the skies aboard your own starship in this action space tabletop RPG. A group of smugglers have to escort a shipment of adorable beagle puppies under the watchful eyes of the Stewards. (Level 5)
10am-5pm $10
Wednesday
7 April
Circus Workshop  
Diabolo, spinning plates and juggling. Oh my! Join Morgan as he teaches you the tricks of the circus trade.
12.30-3pm  $5
Thursday
8 April
Polymer Clay Beads  
Today is all about polymer clay! A vibrantly coloured oven bake-able clay perfect for making beads and, if you like... your own earrings or bracelet to keep or give as a gift. 
10am-12pm $5
Thursday
8 April
Pathfinder RPG  
A mystery illness has gripped the Brightwoods and a strange structure has emerged surrounded by the undead. Play a group of heroes as explore the Tomb of Eldraak the Eternal. (Level 8)
10am-5pm $10
Thursday
8 April
Young Womens Boxing  
Using non-combat, technical skills of boxing, we work with the participants to increase their strength, fitness, agility.
1-2pm FREE
Friday
9 April
Mario Kart 8 Tournament  
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!
11am-3pm  $5
Friday
9 April
Game Vault  
A huge selection of the most popular multi-player games in a climate-controlled truck with massive LED screens, Turtle Beach headsets and Bluetooth speakers.
12-4pm $5
Saturday 10 April 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!
12-4pm FREE
Monday
12 April
Keys 4 Life
Keys 4 Life is a pre-driver program, preparing you for your learner’s. This is Session 1 of a two session
program. Must attend both sessions to complete. Bookings essential
9.30am-3.30pm  FREE
Monday
12 April
Wall hangings  
Join us today to make your own wall hanging to take home! From rope rainbows, macrame feathers, shell mobiles to driftwood wall hangings. Come and try out different techniques and have fun experimenting with different textures. 
10am-12pm  $5
Tuesday
13 April 
Keys 4 Life
Keys 4 Life is a pre-driver program, preparing you for your learner’s. This is Session 2 of a two session
program. Must attend both sessions to complete. Bookings essential
9.30am-3.30pm  FREE
Tuesday
13 April
Bike Hike  
Remember to BYO appropriate shoes, water bottle, helmet and bike. No bike? No problem! Just make sure you book to secure your bike.
1-3pm FREE
Wednesday
14 April
Upcycled Frames  
Today you will be creating your very own frame, big or small using recycled materials including paper, driftwood, shells and foliage. Perfect for displaying artwork and photos or to use as a selfie frame with friends!
10am-12pm $5
Wednesday
14 April
D&D 5e  
A group of heroes have come into possession of a rare and coveted dragon egg, and as a mission of diplomacy must deliver it to the Dragon Nations before the next full moon. (Level 5)
10am-5pm $10
Wednesday
14 April
Bubble soccer and Archery 
Challenge your friends to Bubble Soccer or try the latest in extreme game fun with Archery GoGo; it's like dodgeball but with bows and arrows (the bouncy kind, not the stabby kind).
1-3pm $5
Thursday 15 April Through the Breach RPG  
Step into the world of Malifaux as a group of ill-fated travellers try to uncover the mystery behind the disappearance of a number of Neverborn bodies from the Guild morgue.
10am-5pm $10 
Thursday 15 April Young Womens Boxing  
Using non-combat, technical skills of boxing, we work with the participants to increase their strength, fitness, agility.
1-2pm  FREE
Thursday 15 April Storytelling and Film I
Join Leila to learn how to tell stories and make short films at a beginner level over three days with a screening for completed works. BYO device or let us know in advance so we can lend you one of ours.
10am-1pm FREE
Friday
16 April
Storytelling and Film II
Join Leila to learn how to tell stories and make short films at a beginner level over three days with a screening for completed works. BYO device or let us know in advance so we can lend you one of ours.
10am-1pm FREE
Friday
16 April
Smash Bros Tournament  
Have a SMASHING time against your friends with our Smash Bros Competition. A new competition prize has appeared! Open to all skill levels in a Round Robin format!
11am-3pm  $5 
Friday
16 April
Laser Corps  
Players using our safe combat military simulation system fire a harmless infrared beam to try to eliminate opposing players. 
12pm-3pm  $5 
Saturday
17 April
Tabletop RPG  
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!
12pm-4pm  FREE
Saturday
17 April
Storytelling and Film III
Finish your short films in time for your premiere! Invite your friends and family for the screening of the short films you have made over the last three days.
10am-1pm FREE

 

Youth Centre Holiday Program Brochure

Document name Downloadable files
Youth Centre Holiday Program April 2021 PDF document

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 basketballs, X-box, PlayStation, pool table, ping pong, books, 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.