National Youth Week is the largest celebration of young people around the country between the ages of 12 and 25.
Thousands of people are expected to take part in a range of activities aligned with this year’s theme Spark and there are many activities which incorporate technology and creativity.
The 10 days of local National Youth Week celebrations kick off with the RetroZone Youth Disco.
Other events include a skate competition, art workshops, Tech Time at Falcon FabLab, the popular Centre Stage Talent Quest and a light sabre combat workshop.
n The program includes RetroZone Youth Disco (Friday, April 8, Billy Dower Youth Centre), StreetNet Skate Competition (Saturday, April 9, Falcon Skate Park), Youth Art jewellery workshop (Sunday, April 10, CASM Mandurah), The Big Splash Pool Party (Monday, April 11, Mandurah Recreation Centre), Mandurah’s Deadliest Catch 2016 (Tuesday, April 12), TechTime (Wednesday, April 13, Falcon eLibrary and Community Centre FabLab), Lightsaber Combat Workshop (Thursday, April 14, John Tonkin College MET Campus), Martial Arts Come ‘n’ Try Day (Friday, April 15, XL Martial Arts), Centre Stage Youth Talent Quest (Saturday, April 16, Ac-cent Mandurah), Youth Art Workshop-Posca Art with Ziggy York (Sunday, April 17, CASM Mandurah).