Engage! Youth School Holiday Program


Central Goldfields Shire Youth School Holiday Activities

September Holidays 2020

These school holidays are a little different than what we’re used to, but we can still have heaps of fun!

Join us for daily activities, competitions and much more over the September break.

Trick Shot Competition!

Record and send us a video of you performing some kind of trick shot. It could be a basketball dunk, footy kick, cartwheel or even throwing socks in the laundry basket! Use your imagination and submit your video here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/CNSY6BR

We’ll upload the highlights to our new Central Goldfields Youth Facebook and Instagram pages. The best three videos will receive a $100, $50 or $20 voucher. Entries open 21 September 9am and close 2 October 5pm. Winners announced 5 October 5pm. 

To download the program, click here(PDF, 2MB)

Week One

Have your say!

Monday 21 September,  10:30am- 12pm

Want to be a part of new and exciting projects for young people in Central Goldfields? Come along and have your say to create, organise and deliver exciting new programs for young people in Central Goldfields. Each registered participant receives a pizza voucher!

Register here

How to Be An Influencer!

Tuesday 22nd September, 10:30-11am

Learn tips from the best on how to make the most out of social media. Council's Communications Officer Lachlan Steed will reveal tips on how to boost your popularity on social media covering content creation and branding.

Register here

Are you ready to drive? Pro tips on how to prepare for your driving test

Wednesday 23rd September, 10:30-11am

Learn key tips on how to ace your driving test and hazards with VicRoads and L2P Coordinator Audrey Bartlett.

Register here

Mindfulness Session

Thursday 24th September, 10:30-11am

Feeling a bit stressed out by lockdowns? We’ve got you covered. Tune in for a mindfulness session where we will go through breathing techniques and a guided meditation.

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Movie Trivia Night!

Friday 25th September, 5-6pm

Gather your family and friends to compete in the ultimate movie trivia night! Every registration gets a movie snack pack delivered to munch on. We’ve got lots of prizes to give away so bring your A-Game!

Register here



Week Two

Cuppa and Chat

Monday 28th September, 10:30-12pm

Grab a cuppa and have a chat to our Freeza and Engage Coordinator Penny Wilson at this drop in online session.

Register here

Photography Workshop

Tuesday 29th September, 10:30-11am

Tune in for an online session with local photographer Kate Robertson. Kate will cover the basics of photography on both a camera and a smartphone including pro tips on how to up your selfie game. Bring along your smartphone or camera and learn how to take pictures like a pro!

Register here

Cartoon Creation

Wednesday 30th September, 10:30-11am

Always wanted to learn how to make your own comics? Local artist Abby Ashmore will run you through some different drawing techniques and how-tos in this online workshop. All skills levels welcome- don’t forget your paper and pens!

Register here

Minecraft Building Competition

Thursday 1st October, 10:30-12:30pm

Think you’ve got what it takes to build the ultimate Minecraft house? Bring your creativity and building skills to our online server and build your best Minecraft creation yet! The two most creative builders win a $50 or $25 shop local voucher.

Register here

Hip-Hop Workshop

Friday 2nd October, 10:30-11am

Always wanted to be a boss sound cloud rapper? Well look no further! Join hip-hop artist FLOC (Sara Barclay)  to learn how to make your own beats and verses. 

Register here