Zone Youth Space

Already know everything you need to about the Zone? Jump straight to the latest news on activities, programs and events.

Zone logo

Cnr Gilmore Avenue and Darius Drive, Kwinana 6167
Ph: 9236 4550
Email: zone@kwinana.wa.gov.au

Administration Hours
Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 5pm
Closed on Public Holidays.

About the Zone
The Zone is a two storey youth space catering for young people in Kwinana aged 12 to 24. The facility offers a large range of youth oriented programs, workshops, events and activities every week and thoughout the year.

Featuring a multipurpose sports stadium, multimedia facilities, an art area and music rehearsal/performance spaces, the Zone is a youth friendly, safe place where young people can develop new skills, enhance existing abilities and socialise with peers.

The facility is home to a variety of practical and helpful information and support, a setting where young people can link in with positive services, as well as a social hub in which to relax or play games.



Activities, programs and events


What's happening at the Zone?

- Girls group on Tuesdays (15-18 year olds) and Fridays (12-14 year olds),  3pm to 5pm: self-esteem building activities, health chats, grooming techniques, nails, cosmetics etc.
- Art Club on Saturdays 1pm to 3:30pm: this program gives young people a chance to express themselves through art that will be used around the Zone.
- Rock and Water program on Thursdays, 3pm to 4pm: learn how to be in control of your emotions. Have the courage to manage life’s challenges through fun activities and discussion. Being a Rock person teaches us ways to stand strong when we need to and being a Water person teaches us how to walk away with strength and respect.
- LAN Gaming on Thursdays, 4pm to 6pm: this program that allows young people to verse their friends in a gaming match while hanging out in a safe environment.
- Beatball every First and Third Friday of the month, 6pm registration, 7pm games begin: this is a program where young people are split into groups of three and verse each other in basketball to the beat of the music. Quick games to keep it interesting.

Dance Hip Hop K-Style

Dance Hip Hop K-Style is a youth-led program for 12-18 year-olds, with the vision to build self esteem through dance. Shaquille Lamar Walker, a 15-year-old Kwinana resident who was recently acknowledged at the WA Youth Awards for his outstanding contribution to the community through dance, facilitates the program.

Dance Hip Hop K-Style is a fun way to meet other young people after school that are passionate about dancing or want to have fun learning about hip hop dance styles. The program is inclusive of people of all different dancing abilities backgrounds.



Time: Wednesdays (During School Terms) 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Location: Kwinana Recquatic Centre

Cost: Free

View the YouTube video of Hip Hop K-Style here.


YOLO

The Youth Outreach Live Outdoors (YOLO) program provides fun after-school outdoor activities for young people 12 to 18 years-old at the Darius Wells Community Resource Centre on Tuesdays and McDonalds at the Market Place on Fridays between 3pm to 5pm.

YOLO provides challenges, games and creative activities to for young people to enjoy with many prizes to be won.  If you are looking for a fun filled environment after school hours get in on the action and experience the YOLO fever!

For further information view the YOLO flyer.

For more information, give us a call on 9236 4556.


Film Making Workshop

Learn the fundamentals of short film production. This workshop takes participants through the key elements of genre, story, structure, key film equipment, crew roles and commands.

Students learn filmmaking in a practical way by making a short film together - choosing from narrative, documentary or music video. From devising the story through to editing a rough cut, it's all in this workshop!

When: Wednesdays in Term 2 from 27 April to 29 June
Time: 4:30pm to 7pm
Where: John Wellard Community Centre
Cost: Free
Age range: 12 to 18 year-olds

To apply for a spot on the course, please complete this registation form or visit the Zone Youth Space or the John Wellard Community Centre.




Drop in

The regular zone favourite. Youth aged 12 to 18 years can swing by during these times for a general hang out.

Activities include pool, Xbox, internet, basket ball and more!

School Term hours
Monday to Wednesday - 2.30pm to 5pm
Thursday and Friday - 2:30pm to 9pm
Saturday - 10am to 5pm

School holiday hours
Mon, Tues, Wed and Sat - 10am to 5pm
Thurs and Fri - 10am to 9pm
Sat - 10am to 5pm

Sexual Health Nurse

For 12-25 year-olds, this drop-in service is free of charge and is available at the Zone every Wednesday from 2pm to 5pm. See the flyer for full details.

Parking

Parking is available at the rear of the facility. A drop off zone is located at the front of the facility for drop off and pick up (no parking allowed in drop off zone).

Kwinana Youth Services Programs

Click here to visit Kwinana Youth Services web page.

Youth Week - 9 to 16 April 2016

To mark Youth Week, the City's Community Engagement Team has organised several workshops for parents including Health and Wellbeing and Resourceful Information Session for Parents. For more information and booking details, view the flyer.