Youth Centre Holiday Program

The Cockburn Youth Centre is open to young people aged 10–24 (the month they turn 10 but not earlier). 

Holiday programs, apart from Youth Diversity Inc. programs, are for 10–17 year olds. 

September/October Holiday Program

Date Activity Description Cost Time Location (room)
Monday 26 September - Queens Birthday Public Holiday
Tuesday 27 September Keys 4 Life A pre-driver program to prepare you for your learners. Session 1 of 2. You must attend both to complete. You
must be over 15 years old. Bookings essential.
Free 9.30am-4pm The Pod
Tuesday 27 September Basketball Join Riley to learn the basics, take your game to the next
level or just have some fun. There will be games and
competitions with prizes to be won!
Free 3-5pm Main Hall
Tuesday 27 September Guitar Lessons One-on-one 45 minute music sessions with Mason!
Hang out and talk all things guitar, song-writing and
music industry. Suitable for everyone. Whether you’re a beginner wanting to learn the instrument, or a seasoned performer wanting to workshop songs and build industry
knowledge – just let us know what your goals are and
we’ll cater the session to you.
Free 10am-2pm Sounds Studio
Wednesday 28 September Keys 4 Life A pre-driver program to prepare you for your learners.
Session 2 of 2. You must attend both to complete. You
must be over 15 years old. Bookings essential.
Free 9.30am-4pm The Pod
Wednesday 28 September Spell Jammer!
D&D 5e
Set sail across the Astral Sea in this spellbinding
adventure as you board the Lucky Flumph, a cruise ship
taking nobles to view the beauty of the cosmos and so
much more. [Level 5]
Free 10am-4pm The Blender
Wednesday 28 September Dodgeball Pit your wits against Josh. Duck, dive and dodge in our
dodgeball tournament. There are prizes to be won!
Free 1-2pm Main Hall
Thursday 29 September Pathfinder 1e – Crypt of Everflame The town of Ulbris is a peaceful one, until the day that the
myceloid attacked! Now this fungus ridden town needs
saving! Are you the heroes they’ve been waiting for? [Level 5]
$10 10am-4pm The Pod
Thursday 29 September Woodworkshop: Day 1 Come down to take part in our DIY carpentry program. We’ll be building some new seating areas for the youth centre made from recycled pallet wood. The program will teach you basic carpentry skills, project planning and hands on experience with power tools and hand tools. Free 1-4pm Outside
Friday 30 September Super Smash Bros Pick your fighter and battle it out in the foyer on Super
Smash Bros!
Free 10am-midday The Foyer
Friday 30 September Cooking with Chef Kel Come down to CYC for some delicious food prepared by our
very own Chef Kel and his team.
Free 11am-2pm Main Hall
Friday 30 September Rocket Building Have a blast and shoot for the stars at the centre this
afternoon with the Edgy X crew.
Free   Outdoor Basketball
Saturday 1 October Tabletop Guild Come along and enjoy an array of cool nerdy boardgames!
Ultimate Werewolf, Betrayal at the House on the Hill, Dead
of Winter and many more.
Free 12-4pm Foyer
Saturday 1 October Barista Basics Ever fancied getting behind a barista machine? Head down
to the centre for a Barista Basics session with Mason.
Free 9am-midday  
Monday 3 October Mario Kart Race away with great prizes and compete with friends across the tracks of Mario Kart 8 on Nintendo Switch. Free 10am-midday Foyer
Monday 3 October Storytelling and Film: Day 1 Ever wanted to try your hand at film making? Join Leila
these school holidays at the Youth Centre and learn the
basics of how to tell stories and make short films.
Free 10am-2pm The Pod
Monday 3 October Woodworkshop: Day 2 Come down to take part in our DIY carpentry program.
We’ll be building some new seating areas for the youth
centre made from recycled pallet wood. The program
will teach you basic carpentry skills, project planning and
hands on experience with power tools and hand tools.
Free 2-4pm Outside
Tuesday 4 October Storytelling and Film: Day 2 Ever wanted to try your hand at film making? Join Leila
these school holidays at the Youth Centre and learn the
basics of how to tell stories and make short films.
Free 10am-2pm The Pod
Tuesday 4 October Basketball Join Riley to learn the basics, take your game to the next
level or just have some fun. There will be games and
competitions with prizes to be won!
Free 3-5pm Main Hall
Tuesday 4 October Bike Hike “Tour de Cockburn” Get out on the bikes and take in all the sights that
Cockburn has to offer.
Free 1-3pm Outside
Wednesday 5 October Guitar Lessons One-on-one 45 minute music sessions with Mason! Hang
out and talk all things guitar, song-writing and music
industry. Suitable for everyone. Whether you’re a beginner
wanting to learn the instrument, or a seasoned performer
wanting to workshop songs and build industry knowledge
– just let us know what your goals are and we’ll cater the
session to you.
Free 10-2pm Sounds Studio
Wednesday 5 October Maximum Apocalypse! Cyborg ninjas have stolen your colony’s power generator
and you have to mount an attack to get it back! Come
build your very own Maximum Apocalypse character and
play in this chaotic end of world game.
$10 10-4pm The Pod
Thursday 6 October D&D 5e Across the Enbourgan Bay a fog has stopped fishermen
from sailing and strange lights have sparked the
imagination of the townsfolk. A brave team are setting
out to get to the bottom of the strange fog, but will they
return safely? [Level 5]
$10 10-4pm The Pod
Thursday 6 October Wood Burning Do you have a burning passion for craft? Wooden it be
nice to learn a new skill and have a great time? Join Mark
at CYC for an introduction to decorative wood burning. All
equipment supplied and no experience needed!
Free 2-4pm Outside
Friday 7 October Cooking with Chef Kel Come down to CYC for some delicious food prepared by
our very own Chef Kel and his team.
Free 11am-2pm  
Friday 7 October Bubble Soccer and Foam Archery Enter the arena, battle it out alongside your team and
shoot for glory!
Free 1-3pm Main Hall/Outside
Saturday 8 October Malifaux Come and play this popular card-based wargame set in a
frontier wild west world. Colourful armies such as robots,
elementals, drunken gremlins and more battle for glory!
Free Midday-4pm The Foyer
Saturday 8 October Barista Basics Ever fancied getting behind a barista machine? Head
down to the centre for a Barista Basics session
with Mason.
Free 9am-midday  

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

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.