Check out our Term or School Holiday flyers in the helpful documents section, click on Explore Youth Events Now tab below or ask our team at youth@mandurah.wa.gov.au or 9550 3670.

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All programs are free unless otherwise stated.

What’s On for young people in Mandurah

Click on the tab below to find youth programs and activities coming soon listed in our What’s On Calendar.

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Youth programs and activities

Activities and events over school holidays for young people aged 11-25
School Holidays Program

This 6-week program is offered every school term for young women aged between 11-15 who are attending High School. It’s a place to develop confidence, learn new skills and make new friends.

When: Tuesdays, 3.30pm – 6pm

Where: Billy Dower Youth Centre

Register online for the Thrive program

This 8-week program is offered every school term for young women aged between 11-17 who are attending High School.  It’s a place for young indigenous women to develop confidence and cultural knowledge and make new friends in a safe environment.

Times: Mondays from 3.30pm - 6.00pm

Cost: Free

Where: WINJAN Aboriginal Corporation, 19 Alderly Place Coodanup
Transport available from Billy Dower Youth Centre, departing at 3.15pm each session

This Drop-In space is held every week.  This is for any young person aged 17 – 25 to hang out, play games and meet new people.  Help is also on hand for study or work.  Free Wi-Fi, computers, pool tables and other games all with youth worker support.

Times: Thursdays 10.00am – 2.00pm

Where: Billy Dower Youth Centre

Lakelands

A place for Lakelands locals to hang out. Come to the youth only session at the Lakelands Library with free Wi-Fi, videogames, snacks, competitions, arts and more.

Times: Mondays 3.00pm – 5.00pm, usually starting 2nd week of term

Mandurah

Hang out at the Billy Dower Youth Centre and relax after school. Enjoy pool tables, air hockey, basketball courts, gaming, snacks, competitions, arts, chill out time and much more.

Times: Wednesday 3.00 pm – 6.00pm & Thursday 3.00 pm – 6.30pm* during term.

*Terms 1 & 4 - Thursday closing time is 7.00pm.

Regular attendance requires registration by completing the membership form.

Register by completing the Membership form
Dungeons and Dragons

Discover the world of DnD and tell your story through your hero’s quests for treasure and battles with deadly foes. 

Time: Wednesday 3.00 pm – 6.00pm during school term.
Where: Billy Dower Youth Centre

Duel Card Game Club

Play card games such as Magic the Gathering and Ugio with a group of like-minded people.

Time: Thursday 4.00 pm – 6.00pm during school term.
Where: Billy Dower Youth Centre

Register by completing the Membership form

Hang out in our gaming space and play Minecraft, Overwatch and other great games on our high-end gaming PC’s and consoles.

Times: Thursday @ Billy Dower Youth Centre

  • 3.30pm – 5.30pm under 15’s
  • 5.30pm – 7.30pm over 15’s
Register by completing the Membership form

A Friday Night sports focussed fun program. Try out different sports including basketball, soccer, netball and more. 

Times: Fridays 4.00 pm – 6.00 pm, commencing 2nd week of term. 

Bus available from Billy Dower Youth Centre from 3.30 to venue for term

Register by completing the Membership form
A variety of short courses to help young people with employability skills or ideas of what to study: Intro to Barista, CPR, RSA, White Card and Resume and Interview Skills.

Times: This is run on a Thursday. Follow this link to register.

Where: Billy Dower Youth Centre

A boxing program for young people 10-25 years.  Beginners, Intermediate and Advanced classes, twice a week.

Cost: $6 per session

Where: Billy Dower Youth Centre

Call John Florenca for more information 0409 916 446

FabLab makerspace

This great space at Falcon Library and Community Centre gives you access to the 3D printer, sewing machines, electronics and programming. Enjoy the space yourself or share your skills with others. 

Call Falcon Library for more information on 9550 3230.

 

Rt Kids | After school Art Classes for Young Creators

Art classes for students 5-18 years wanting to kick-start or develop their creativity through fun and interesting art projects. Explore drawing, painting, ceramics, sculpture, collage, printmaking and more!

Class days, times and cost are detailed on the enrolment form.

Contact James Walker 0408 894 973 or CASM 9550 3989 for more information

Enroll for Rt Kids

 

Masterpieces Art Competition and Exhibition

This annual opportunity is for local emerging artists 13 – 25 years, to showcase their work in a professional gallery.

Artworks can be of any media including painting, drawing, printmaking, jewellery, sculpture, missed media, photography and film.

There is a prize pool of over $2000 to be won.

Applications open each November for exhibition the following March/April.

Start creating now! Visit the CASM page for more information
A free coding club for ‘Ninjas’ aged 7-17 years.  These fun, open-ended sessions in the FabLab include workshops, games, and time to work on projects. 

Contact Falcon Library 9550 3230 for more information.

This fun and energetic circuit style class incorporates battle ropes, mini weights, sand bags and body weight exercises. All abilities are catered for.  

Details: 45 minute classes for 11-16 years

Where: At the MARC

View Term kids programs at the MARC

The Mandurah RYDE program is one of several RYDE (Regional Youth Driver Education) programs in WA. 

RYDE is designed to support young people who don't have access to a vehicle or an adult who can supervise the 50 log book hours required on L Plates. 

The program links the young person with a volunteer mentor for a driving session in a car. The RYDE car is based at the Mandurah Library.

To access the RYDE Program
For more information and to access the RYDE program, visit the RYDE Website and contact one of the RYDE Providers listed there or call 9550 3670. 

Interested in Volunteering? 
Contact the Peel Volunteer Resource Centre on Ryde@peelvolunteer.org.au

Visit the RYDE website for more information and to access the program

This Fund supports the ideas and dreams of young people living in Mandurah aged 11 - 25.

The Youth Dream Big Fund is designed to support young people achieve something great. This may be to achieve a specific goal or dream or further develop a skill or talent.

Applications are welcome from individuals and organisations all year:

  • Individuals can apply for up to $350.

  • Organisations can apply for up to $500 to contribute toward a specific program or activity that develops young people.

The fund is open all year round, subject to funding availability. Please view the guidelines and application form.

Applications are made by selecting 'View guidelines and apply', completing the form and emailing to Youth Development at youth@mandurah.wa.gov.au. Please call 9550 3670 for assistance or further information.

View guidelines and apply

Disc Golf is a free and fun activity for people of all ages and abilities. Bring your friends and family down to Hall Park on the Western Foreshore and enjoy a round of Disc Golf on the nine basket course. Disc Golf is a great team building activity for the workplace

Group bookings of over 20 people require a booking. Bookings can be made through Recreation Services by phone 9550 3601 or email.

Download the disc golf scorecard

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Helpful documents

Youth School Holidays Flyer September - October (PDF - 697.2KB)
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Youth Development - Term 4 2021 (PDF - 2.0MB)
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Youth Development Membership Form 2021 (PDF - 224.5KB)
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Youth boxing program (PDF - 757.5KB)
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