Be Youth, Hurstville Youth Week Festival
Mayor Badalati said this yearâs theme is It starts with us!
âOur youth add so much to our community and this special week is our way of acknowledging and celebrating their contribution,â he said.
âNational Youth Week (8-17 April 2016) is an opportunity for young people to express their ideas and views, act on issues that affect their lives, and create and enjoy activities and events.
âCouncil has partnered with the Hurstville Youth Council, Headspace Hurstville, Hurstville LMG, 3 Bridges Youth Zone, Shopfront Youth Arts and St George Youth Services to present the Be Youth festival as part of Councilâs National Youth Week 2016 program.
âHighlights of the festival will include live music performances by Stellar Addiction and Lorenzo La Cava; and comedians Daniel Palmer and Victoria Zerbst. The Bodylines Ensemble from Shopfront Youth Arts will showcase their performing arts work featuring young people with disabilities between the ages of 12 to 25.â
Mayor Badalati said the free event will also have a mobile rock climbing wall, mechanical surfboard, arcade games and face painting.
âItâs an impressive line-up and a great chance to celebrate youth culture - a day not to be missed.â he said.
Date and time : Saturday 09 April 2016 from 10.00am to 14.00pm.
Location : 243A Forest Road, Hurstville, 2220 (opposite the Hurstville Transport Interchange)
Contact: Councilâs Youth Development Officer, Angus Megarrity on 9330 6063 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Manager Public Relations and Events
9330 6008 or 0433 051388