The Shellharbour City Youth Festival

02/11/2020 - 05/12/2020

Shellharbour City Council will be hosting the Shellharbour City Youth Festival from November 2 to December 5. 

The festival is aimed at young people in the area aged 12 - 24 and is designed to provide the youth of Shellharbour with an opportunity to connect, learn, teach and enjoy time with one another.

As part of the Youth Festival, Shellharbour City Council is holding a number of workshops/programs & live performance at the Shellharbour Civic Centre and Youth Centre. 

See what we have available below. We hope to see you all there!



Learner Driver Workshop

Free two hour workshop for parents and supervisors of learner drivers. Feel free to bring along your learner driver but not required.

Make your own polymer clay necklace

You'll learn to sculpt beads using polymer clay and make your very own necklace that you will get to take home at the end of the workshop.
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Create your own personalised bath soak and body sc

Under the expert guidance of Sarah from Hot Mess Body, you can create your very own take home bath soak and body scrub.

Smart phone photography tricks workshop

Learn how to take outstanding images with a standard smart phone camera. The workshop will cover the basics of photography, composition and then some tricks to create cool effects.
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Learn to draw and paint workshop

For this workshop you’ll be learning to draw and paint a barrel wave, mixing the colours of the ocean and having fun.
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Shellharbour City Youth Market

The event is a great opportunity for a day of live music, workshop and awesome stuff to buy and get involved with. Applications for stalls and performers will open shortly. So come along and support the young people of Shellharbour.
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Tools for survival: Songwriting skills in a time o

Through this workshop you will explore new skills for song writing and coordinating lyrics with music.

Stage Craft with Corey Pickett

Find your confidence through a series of exercises and games that may end up with you becoming the next cabaret superstar.
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Floristry course

Have fun, be creative and learn a new skill. Make your own bouquet and box arrangement to keep or give away to someone special.

Nutrition and cooking workshop

Learn how to make vegies taste great with cooking demonstrations and nutrition information.

Street art

Join street artist Jyiro and learn how to use aerosols and create your own street art.
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paint and sip

Over 18s join us to unleash your creativity at this workshop!
Learn to draw and paint barrel wave, explore the colour palette of the ocean.
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Cupcake Decorating Workshop

Join local cake artist Georgia and Learn how to decorate 6 themed cupcakes using buttercream and fondant!
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Botanical Wildflowers Art Workshop

Explore the Shellharbour Civic Centre Backyard Nature Walk and pick your own botanical inspiration to create botanical art.