In this section you can find out about Council's youth events, programs, services and how young people can get involved to help shape Council's projects and decision making. The City of Mitcham has a number of facilities and events that are specifically tailored for youth.
Youth Fest 15
Karinya Reserve Eden Hills, Saturday 24 October, 11am to 4.30pm
Karinya Reserve at Eden Hills will showcase the amazing talents of local young people when they take centre stage at the City of Mitcham's Youth Fest 15.
Youth Fest 15 will see the return of the Battle of the Bands between local musicians on a huge outdoor stage. Major prizes up for grabs include recording studio time with award winning Mix Masters studio, playing spots at Scorcher Fest, memberships to the Australian Music Community Database, as well as tickets to Scorcher Fest.
Young people are invited to compete in the scooter, skateboard and BMX competitions which are now part of the SA Skate Park League thanks to a partnership between Council and the YMCA. The Karinya Skate Park competition is now part of the league allowing copetitors to take their talents to another level by participating in multiple events throughout the year, building up points to help qualify for the state and national finals.
With plenty of prizes on offer, heaps of give-a-ways, a free eight metre rock climbing wall, free face-painting and airbrush artist, live music, food and drink stalls thanks to the Eden Hills Scouts, there is somehting for everyone at Youth Fest 15.
For more informaiton call Council's Youth Development Officer on 8372 8869 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.