Sutherland Shire Youth Week - Wednesday 10 to Thursday 18 April 2019
National Youth Week runs from 10 to 18 April 2019 and is the largest celebration of young people in the country. Youth Week provides a platform for young people to share their ideas, host events, have their voices heard on issues important to them and celebrate their contribution to the community. During this week we will be showcasing the talent and diversity of our local young people and celebrating their contribution to the community. Sutherland Shire represent!
We've got a range of epic events planned that will showcase the talent and diversity of our local young people.
15 APRIL, 2-3.30PM SUTHERLAND LIBRARY
Join Corey Nichols, one of our most popular street artists, to talk about his art and how to create your own street art. Check out Corey’s art on Instagram at BornReadyArt.
SATURDAY 6 APRIL, 10.30AM GREENHILLS SKATE PARK
Kick-flip your way into the skate competition at Greenhill’s Skate Park. Run in partnership with Skate Boarding NSW and Project Youth, it’s open to under 12’s to open age competitions.
Sign up on the day from 10.30am.Time to get on your board!
SATURDAY 13 APRIL, 1PM ENGADINE SKATE PARK
A FREE Scooter event for young people and their families. With appearances by Korrupt, prizes and more! Contact Engadine District Youth Services (EDYS) - 9548 2734 or drop into the centre 16-20 Station Street, Engadine for more details.
SATURDAY 6 APRIL, 4-6PM GU FILMHOUSE, CRONULLA
We premiere films made by local young filmmakers as part of the Short Stuff film-making project.
TUESDAY 16 APRIL, 9.30-11AM, CRONULLA SURFING ACADEMY, WANDA BEACH
Learn to shred with the crew at CSA. FREE surf classes for young people in the Shire. Run in partnership with the Sutherland Shire Council, Cronulla Surfing Academy, headspace Miranda & Belong INC. No experience required. Bookings are limited.
17 & 18 APRIL, 2-3.30PM, SUTHERLAND & CRONULLA LIBRARY
Learn to create your own buzz wire game complete with buzzer and lights! All events have limited numbers and need to be booked via the library website.
SATURDAY 13 APRIL, 3PM PROJECT YOUTH MENAI
Proudly brought to you by Sutherland Shire Council FREE all-ages music festival –back this year reloaded! See the best of the best local bands and acts from further afield.
Youth Week Partners and Supporters
Enquiries can be directed to Community Development Officer - Youth on 02 9710 0381 or firstname.lastname@example.org