Youth Week

Youth Week
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Youth Week aims to acknowledge and celebrates the positive contributions made by young people in our community. Youth Week Canterbury Bankstown Youth Week aims to acknowledge and celebrates the positive contributions made by young people in our community. Youth Programs

CBCity Youth Week 2022

 

It’s up to YOU(th)

Join us as we celebrate You(th). We have a jam-packed program where you can share your ideas, showcase your talents, take part in competitions and have fun!

See the full list of activities for those aged 12-24 years below.

 

Youth Week 2022 Volunteers

Canterbury-Bankstown is calling out for volunteers aged between 12-25 to assist in our variety of events.  There are going to be many opportunities for young people to get involved, learn new skills and meet new people.  

If you want to get involved,  register below or call 9707 9019 for more information.


 

 

4 APRIL
Kickstart Youth Employment Forum

Kickstart your career journey with resume writing, cover letter and mock interview workshops. You will also have the opportunity to meet local services, employers and job providers.

When: Monday 4 April, 10am-3pm
Where: Bankstown Seniors Centre

Who: Ages 12-25 years
Cost: FREE
Contact: Call Jasmine Mguizra on 0434 423 752 or email Jasmine.Mguizra@metroassist.org.au

Register

8 APRIL
Youth Week Skate Night

Our annual Youth Skate Night is back for Youth Week 2022! Join us for a fun night of skating, music, craft activities and yummy food!

When: Friday 8 April, 6-9pm
Where:  Roundabout Youth Centre, Sefton
Who: Ages 12-18 years
Cost: FREE
Contact: Call 9644 9436 or 0413 637 180

Register

9 APRIL

NEXUS
Join our Youth Arts Festival. Showcasing young creatives from Bankstown and beyond! There will be visual arts, music, dance, art workshops and food.

Featuring Bankstown Poetry Slam, Bindi Bosses, Hybrid Formz, Juxta Jam, Edition Three exhibition, DJs and more.

When: Saturday 9 April, 3-8pm
Where: Bankstown Arts Centre, 5 Olympic Parade, Bankstown

Who: All ages
Cost: FREE

Find out more

​​9 APRIL
Dungeon and Dragons Cosplay

Get ready to start your epic adventure in a one-shot journey and be part of the mystical quest and creativity. You are invited to dress up in your DND character and bring them life by sharing their story to the audience.

When: Saturday 9 April, 10am-4pm
Where: Campsie Library and Knowledge Centre

Who: Ages 12-25 years
Cost: FREE
Email: michelle.o’connor@cbcity.nsw.gov.au

Register

​​​11 APRIL
Youth Week Drop-in @ BYRC

Join our Youth Drop-in to enjoy fun activities, music, and challenges. Get to know who we are and learn more about the awesome FREE youth services we can offer you at BYRC.

When: Monday 11 April, 11am-3pm
Where: Belmore Youth Resource Centre

Who: Ages 12-18 years
Cost: FREE
Email: michelle.o’connor@cbcity.nsw.gov.au

Register

​​​​12 APRIL
​Iftar
Celebrate Iftar with us. Iftar is the meal shared after sunset to break the fast during the month of Ramadan. 
When: Tuesday 12 April, 5:30-9pm
Where: Belmore Youth Resource Centre

Who: Ages 12-18 years
Cost: FREE
Email: michelle.o’connor@cbcity.nsw.gov.au

Register

​​​​​13 APRIL
Cultural Bushwalk
Immerse yourself in Aboriginal culture at La Perouse on this cultural bushwalk. Discover the local flora and fauna and learn about the region’s diverse history. 
When: Wednesday 13 April, 9am-4pm
Where: Meet at Belmore Youth Resource Centre

Who: Ages 12-18 years
Cost: FREE
Email: michelle.o’connor@cbcity.nsw.gov.au

Register

14 APRIL
Youth Week Drop-in @ BYRC
Join our Youth Drop-in to enjoy fun activities, music, and challenges. Get to know who we are and learn more about the awesome FREE youth services we can offer you at BYRC. 

​When: Thursday 14 April, 5-9pm
Where: Belmore Youth Resource Centre
Ages: 12-18
Cost: FREE
Email: michelle.o’connor@cbcity.nsw.gov.au

Register