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Iconic Wanneroo - all ages

King Neptune statue

When: Tuesday 2 April to Saturday 13 April 2024 // Museum opening hours
Where: Wanneroo Regional Museum, Wanneroo Library and Cultural Centre, 3 Rocca Way, Wanneroo 
Cost: FREE

Museum opening hours

  • Monday to Friday - 10am to 4pm
  • Saturday - 12pm to 4pm
  • Sunday and public holidays - closed

‘Pop’ into the museum this school holidays as we celebrate the arrival of Andy Warhol’s pop art in the gallery! 

Explore the vibrant and historic landmarks, objects and people that define our city. Ignite your curiosity as we uncover the stories of Wanneroo, from Wangara Kali to King Neptune. With activities for all ages, our holiday program will create lasting memories as you immerse yourself in our rich heritage with photo booth selfies, activities, clue hunts, and pop art crafts. Come join us as we celebrate Iconic Wanneroo!

Trailer Day - Art - all ages

City of Wanneroo youth trailer

When: Tuesday 2 April 2024 // 10am to 1pm
Where: Charnwood Reserve, Cnr. Lisford Ave & Charnwood Ave, Two Rocks.
Cost: FREE

The Youth Team is visiting Two Rocks!

Head on over to Charnwood Park for a hoppin' good time this Easter! Get creative with fun craft activities, nibble on delicious hot cross buns, and take part in an exciting egg hunt. Don't miss out on these egg-cellent activities that will have you enjoying the Easter fun.

No booking required.

Skate Jam - age 6+

Young people with skateboards

When: Wednesday 3 April 2024 // 12pm to 3pm
Where: Grandis Park, Banksia Grove
Cost: FREE

The Youth Team is hosting a Skate Jam at Banksia Grove Skate Park!

The Freestyle Now crew specialise in BMX, Scooters and Skateboarding so its a fantastic opportunity to learn new skills. During the session there will be mini challenges and competitions.

Make sure to bring your helmet, closed in shoes and your BMX, scooter or skateboard.

No booking required.

Level Up: Barista Fundamentals - ages 14 to 24

Two young people making coffee

When: Thursday 4 April 2024 // 9am to 12pm
Where: Brew It Coffee Roasters, Unit 12/9 Inspiration Drive, Wangara
Cost: $30

Trying to get your foot in the door for work? The Barista Fundamentals class at Brew Coffee Roasters, Unit 12/9 Inspiration Dr, Wangara WA 6065, is a hands-on class that has been designed for people with little to no barista experience who are wanting to learn all the necessary skills and techniques required to break into the industry and gain employment as a Barista. The class is delivered in a fun, relaxed setting by a highly experience Head Barista. In this class participants will learn how to make all the coffees they see in their local café, including some valuable tricks of the trade.

Please wear enclosed shoes and bring a water bottle.

FULLY BOOKED

 

Girrawheen Hub Get Together

Children playing and a hand painting

When: Friday 5 April 2024 // 9am to 12pm
Where: Girrawheen Hub, 11 Patrick Court, Girrawheen
Cost: FREE

The Girrawheen Neighbourhood Network invite you to a free community event.

Join us at these school holidays at the Girrawheen Hub Get Together to celebrate all things local including:

  • Free kids activities including face painting and train rides
  • Seed bomb making
  • Rock painting
  • Market stalls
  • Live music
  • Coffee and ice-cream

Pirate Escape Room Challenge - ages 10+

Illustration of a pirate room

When: Friday 5, Saturday 6, Monday 8 and Tuesday 9 April // between 10am and 4pm (30 minute sessions)
Where: Wanneroo Library - Quiet Study room, Wanneroo Library and Cultural Centre, Rocca Way, Wanneroo
Cost: FREE - Booking essential

Can you solve the puzzle and escape from the forgotten pirate ship?

Ahoy, me hearties! Welcome to the mysterious world of 'Pirate's Plunder,' where the salty sea breeze carries whispers of untold riches. Your daring crew of treasure hunters has stumbled upon a forgotten pirate ship, the notorious Black Sea Soundrel, rumoured to be carrying the fabled 'Emerald Eye'.

Staff will be on hand to check you into the Escape Room session and bookings are time sensitive, so please be prompt or you may lose your spot!

Please arrive 5 minutes early so you can start your session on time.

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Wanneroo Open Day - all ages 

Children on skateboards

When: Friday 5 April 2024 // 3pm to 6pm
Where: Wanneroo Youth Centre, Cnr Wanneroo Road and Ariti Avenue, Wanneroo
Cost: FREE

To kick off Youth Week 2024 The City's Youth Team are hosting an Open Night at Wanneroo Youth Centre. Including a Skate Jam with Freestyle Now, face painters, art activities, ice cream truck and free sausage sizzle. This is a great opportunity to bring the whole family with activities for all age groups. Showcase your scooter, skateboard and BMX skills under the Wanneroo lights! 

This is a free event. Booking not required.

Trailer Day - Art - all ages

City of Wanneroo youth trailer

When: Monday 8 April 2024 // 9am to 12pm
Where: Landsdale Skate Park, Warradale Park, Landsdale
Cost: FREE

The Youth Team is visiting Landsdale!

Get ready for a super fun time at Lansdale Skate Park in Youth Week! We've got amazing art activities to check out, giant versions of your favourite games to play and a mouthwatering BBQ that'll make your taste buds dance. Come join the party!

No booking required.

 

Tree Whisperers with Faerie Cara - ages 4+

Faerie Cara

When: Various dates and times
Where: Various library locations
Cost: FREE - Booking essential

A Green Thumb Gathering for WA Tree Festival 

"The best time to plant a tree is 20 years ago, the second best time to plant a tree is now.'

To celebrate WA Tree Festival come join us for an enchanting morning with Faerie Cara! Discover the wonder of trees through stories and songs. From saplings to old growth forests, you'll learn about the importance of your neighbourhood trees and how to take care of them.

Each participant will take home their very own baby tree to plant and grow.

Dates and locations

  • Clarkson Library - Tuesday 9 April // 10:30am to 11:30am
  • Yanchep/Two Rocks Library - Tuesday 9 April // 1:30pm to 2:30pm
  • Wanneroo Library - Wednesday 10 April // 10:30am to 11:30am
  • Girrawheen Library - Wednesday 10 April // 1:30pm to 2:30pm

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Skate Jam - age 6+

Young people with skateboards

When: Wednesday 10 April 2024 // 9am to 12pm
Where: Splendid Park, Yanchep
Cost: FREE

The Youth Team is hosting a Skate Jam at Splendid Park in Youth Week!

The Freestyle Now crew will be there with their BMX, scooter and skateboard skills!  Come learn some new moves and get your shred on. We'll have mini contests and challenges - a chance to show your skills!

Make sure to bring your helmet, closed in shoes and your BMX, scooter or skateboard

No booking required.

 

Create a Jokebook with Cartoonist Mark Guthrie - ages 8+

Cartoon koala bear

When: Various dates and times
Where: Various library locations
Cost: FREE - Booking essential

Combine cartooning and humour and make your own joke book with graphic designer Mark Guthrie.

Cartoonist and graphic designer Mark Guthrie will get everyone drawing and laughing in this interactive session.  Parents are invited to join in for the last 15 minutes to listen to the best jokes of the day.

Dates and locations

  • Clarkson Library - Wednesday 10 April // 10:30am to 12pm
  • Yanchep/Two Rocks Library - Wednesday 10 April // 1:30pm to 3pm
  • Girrawheen Library - Thursday 11 April // 10:30am to 12pm
  • Wanneroo Library - Thursday 11 April // 1:30pm to 3pm

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Amplify Youth Voice Workshop - ages 11 to 16 years

Group of children in a meeting

When: Wednesday 10 April 2024 // 9am to 3pm
Where: Wanneroo Youth Centre, Cnr Wanneroo Road and Ariti Avenue, Wanneroo
Cost: FREE

Millenium Kids Inc will be joining our Youth Team to deliver an impactful program to empower and upskill young people. Enjoy the fantastic opportunity to collaborate with other passionate young people sharing ideas and aspirations. We will be running two separate workshops in Wanneroo and Clarkson. 

Bus pick ups available

Warradale Community Centre
31 Warradale Terrace, Landsdale WA 6065
Pick up - 9:00am    
Drop off - 4:00pm

Carramar Community Centre
5 Rawlinna Pkwy, Carramar WA 6031
Pick up - 9:30am
Drop off - 3:30pm

FREE, Lunch provided

Bookings Required. Bookings close Monday 8 April at 11:59pm

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Cooking Monsters - ages 9 to 11

Cookies

When: Thursday 11 April 2024 // 9:30am to 1:30pm
Where: Clarkson Youth Centre, 59 Key Largo Drive, Clarkson
Cost: $10

Create 3 amazing baked treats with the help of the Youth Team. Delicious Anzac cookies, cupcakes and a tasty homemade chocolate eggs, all for you to take home and enjoy. A day of baking fun amongst friends at Clarkson Youth Hub.

BYO lunch and water bottle please. Snacks provided. 

FULLY BOOKED 

Sustainable Upcycling Day at Girrawheen Hub - all ages

Planets on a window sill

When: Friday 12 April 2024 // 10am to 1pm
Where: Girrawheen Hub, Patrick Court, Girrawheen
Cost: FREE

This Youth Week we are running a variety of activities at the Girrawheen Hub, with a focus on green sustainability and DIY upcycling. Join us for a fun day of clothes swapping, miniature terrarium crafting, and ironable denim-patch art with Second Spark Studio!

No booking required.

Amplify Youth Voice Workshop - ages 11 to 16 years

Group of children in a meeting

When: Friday 12 April 2024 // 10am to 3pm
Where: Clarkson Youth Centre, 59 Key Largo Drive, Clarkson
Cost: FREE

Millenium Kids Inc will be joining our Youth Team to deliver an impactful program to empower and upskill young people. Enjoy the fantastic opportunity to collaborate with other passionate young people sharing ideas and aspirations. We will be running two separate workshops in Wanneroo and Clarkson. 

Bus pick ups available

Yanchep Community Centre
7 Lagoon Drive, Yanchep
Pick up - 9:00am    
Drop off - 4:00pm

Butler Community Centre
55 Kingsbridge Boulevard, Butler
Pick up - 9:30am
Drop off - 3:30pm

FREE, Lunch provided

Bookings Required. Bookings close Wednesday 10 April at 11:59pm

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