National Youth Week

National Youth Week (NYW) is the largest celebration of young people in Australia. Thousands of young people aged 12-25 from across Australia get involved in NYW each year.

The theme for NYW 2014 is 'Our Voice. Our Impact.' Check out whats happening in Logan below.

Streetwise skate workshops

Come along to free skate workshops for the opportunity to be taught by some of Australia's best skaters and accredited coaches at no cost to participants.

Date Location Time
Wednesday 9 April 2014 Underwood Skatepark 9 - 11am
Friday 11 April 2014 Crestmead Skatepark 9 - 11am
Tuesday 15 April 2014 Logan Village Skatepark 9 - 11am
Thursday 17 April 2014 Shailer Park Skatepark 9 - 11am

Click here (PDF 502 KB) to download the National Youth Week skate workshops flyer.

Please note that skateboards and helmets are provided to all participants for use during the workshops. Closed shoes must be worn. Parents will need to complete a risk waiver form.

For more information, please contact Skateboarding Australia on (07) 5575 7808.

Circus workshops

Learn some circus skills and tricks for free with the unique company, Flipside Circus.

Date Location Times
Monday 7 April 2014 Logan East Community Centre 10am - 11am;
11.15am - 12.15pm
Tuesday 8 April 2014 Eagleby Community Hall 1.30 - 2.30pm;
2.45 - 3.45pm

Please contact Flipside Circus on (07) 3352 7233 for any enquiries.

National Youth Week music showcase

A free showcase will be running to celebrate the talent in the local music scene among young people in Logan.

Date Location Time
Wednesday 9 April 2014 Flagstone Amphitheatre, Parkside Drive 4.30 - 7.30pm

Please contact Jeremy (organiser) on 0410 406 629 with any queries.

Logan National Youth Week Event

A local community event to promote National Youth Week's theme "Our Voice, Our Impact"  that you don't want to miss!

If you are aged between 12-25 years of age, come along and enjoy a day out with challenges for all from badge making, body art, dunking machines, sporting activities and live music with a DJ. All activities are FREE.

Date Location Time
Friday 11 April 2014

Crestmead Community Park

Giblet Street, Crestmead

10am-2pm

Please contact Lee-Anne Olson on 0403 254 536 for more information.

My Story Career Workshop

The workshop will assist young people aged between 12-25 years tie thier experiences from the past,  current knowledge and skills and,  aspirations for the future. Young people will be assisted to form a story map that will guide them into achieving their career goals.

Date Location Time
Friday 11 April 2014

St Bernardine's School Hall
25 Vergulde Rd, Regents Park QLD 4118

7 pm-9 pm  

Please contact Naomi Pelite on 0415 668 512 for more information.

Promote your event

If you would like to advertise your event that is occurring during National Youth Week in Logan City, please contact Council's Community Services Branch on 3412 3412.

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