A FREE first-aid course and sailing basics will launch the City of Wanneroo youth services’ school holiday program next Tuesday.
The activity, for nine-to-18-year-olds, at Two Rocks Marina will be run with Sun City Yacht Club from 10am to 2pm on September 26.
On September 27, 11-to-18-year-olds can get involved in a games extravaganza and design their own ‘super burgers’ for $5 at Clarkson Youth Centre from 10am to 3pm.
There will be a recycled art class and visit to the Tamala Park recycling centre on September 28, which costs $10 for nine-to-14-year-olds.
Participants can meet at Clarkson Youth Centre from 9am, with the activity finishing about 3pm.
Wanneroo Youth Centre will host a $30 MC-ing workshop on September 29 for 11-to- 18-year-olds, from 11.30am to 3.30pm.
Girrawheen’s Hainsworth Youth Centre will hold a challenge day, including basketball and Xbox games, on October 2 from 3pm to 6.30pm.
Participation costs $5 per person and 11-to-18-year-olds can take part.
For $10, nine-to-14-year-olds can join a beach treasure hunt on the Mindarie foreshore from 10.30am to 2.30pm on October 3.
On October 4, children aged nine to 14 can visit Landsdale Farm School for $10 from 10.30am-3.30pm.
A skate boarding clinic at Wanneroo Youth Centre will cost $30 for nine to 18-year-olds, including urban chalk art and learning to skate from a pro between 10.30am and 3.30pm.
The holiday program will wrap up with a BMX coaching clinic at Carramar BMX track from 9am-12.30pm on October 6. It costs $35 per person and is aimed at nine to 18-year-olds.
To book, visit www.wanneroo.wa.gov.au/youthschoolholidays or call 9405 5000.
Joondalup holiday activities
THE City of Joondalup and Anchors Youth Centre in Heathridge are hosting a range of events for 11-to-18-year-olds these spring school holidays.
The program includes bubble soccer, go-karting, mountain-biking, star-gazing, Swan River sailing, kite-making, laser tag and trips to Adventure World, the Royal Show, a chocolate factory, waterslides and the cinema.
Daily costs vary between $15 and $35. Places are limited, so register at www.y-lounge. com.au/anchors or call 9400 4228.
Australian drum and bass DJ ShockOne is also coming to town, playing at Scion Nightclub (formerly Bar 120) in Hillarys.
The drug, alcohol and smoke-free event strictly for 13- to-17-year-olds will run from 5.30pm to 9pm on Friday, September 29.
Tickets are $10 from www.joondalup.wa.gov.au or call 9400 4929.