Stuff to do

All programs will adhere to Government restrictions and follow a CovidSafe Plan.
You can register for a program or to speak to a Youth Worker, call 9747 5373 or email: youngcommunities@melton.vic.gov.au.

 
To get involved, receive support or stay up to date with everything that is Young Communities across the City of Melton.

What's on in Term 4?!

Current programs

(12 to 25 years, unless stated otherwise)

Cook It. Eat It!

Hands-on food education with a twist!  Develop your cooking skills with delicious recipes and upskill in culinary arts.

Thursdays: 4pm to 6pm, Kurunjang Community Hub, 33 Mowbray Crescent, Kurunjang, 3337

Ages 12 - 17 years.

Registration essential.
To register complete the Young Communities Programs registration form

For more information Ph: 9747 5373 or email: youngcommunities@melton.vic.gov.au

Download the Cook It Eat It flyer(PDF, 2MB)

Ignite Productionz (FReeZA)

Events for young people by young people. 

Join our FReeZA Committee to be involved in organising and running youth-based events.  Learn the basics of event management.

Tuesdays (fortnightly): 4pm to 5pm, Melton Library & Learning Hub, 31 McKenzie Street, Melton, 3337

Ages 12 - 25 years.

Registration essential.
To register visit:  Ignite Productionz (FReeZA) webpage.

Download: Ignite Productionz Flyer(PDF, 264KB).

Youth Arts Club

Your weekly space to be creative!  Bring your own art materials or use some of ours and get involved!  Join and you'll get your own sketchbook and folio.

Wednesdays: 4pm to 6pm, Melton Central Community Centre, 239 Station Rd, Melton 3337.

Ages 12 - 25 years.

Registration essential.
To register complete the Young Communities Programs registration form

For more information Ph:9747 5373 or email: youngcommunities@melton.vic.gov.au.

Download: Youth Arts Club Flyer(PDF, 2MB)

Launch Pad Youth Internet Café

Supervised internet and email access including access to LAN gaming and consoles and space to socialise and catch up with friends.

Fridays: 3.30pm to 5.30pm, Melton Youth Centre, 193 Barries Road, Melton, 3337

Ages 12 - 17 years.

Registration essential.
To register complete the Young Communities Programs registration form

For more information Ph: 9747 5373 or email: youngcommunities@melton.vic.gov.au.

Music

Record your own music in a professional recording studio and learn how to produce your own sound tracks with an industry professional.

Tuesdays: 4.00pm to 5.30pm, Melton Library & Learning Hub, 31 McKenzie Street, Melton, 3337.

Ages 12 - 25 years.

Registration essential.
To register complete the Young Communities Programs registration form

For more information Ph: 9747 5373 or email: youngcommunities@melton.vic.gov.au.

Download the Music flyer(PDF, 1MB)

Taylors Hill Drop In

Come and catch up with friends over games, arts & crafts and leisure activities.

Friday: 3.30pm to 5.30pm - Taylors Hill Youth & Community Centre, 121 Calder Park Drive, Taylors Hill, 3037

Ages 12 - 17 years.

Registration essential.
To register complete the Young Communities Programs registration form

For more information Ph: 9747 5371 or email: youngcommunities@melton.vic.gov.au.

iPlay

iPLAY is a fun program for youth to get active in a range of free play sports games and activities, designed to cater to the interests of young people.

Mondays: 3.30pm – 5.30pm
Cobblebank Stadium, Cnr Ferris Road and Bridge Road, Cobblebank 3338

Thursdays: 3.30pm – 5.30pm
Caroline Springs Leisure Centre, 9 The Parade, Caroline Springs

Ages 12 - 25 years.

Registration essential.
To register complete the Young Communities Programs registration form 

For more information Ph: 9747 5373 or email: youngcommunities@melton.vic.gov.au.

Download the iPlay flyer(PDF, 641KB)

The Space

Melton's LGBTIQA+ social support group for young people.  We share stories and support one another.

Mondays: 4pm to 5.30pm, Melton Youth Centre, 193 Barries Road, Melton

Ages 12 - 25 years.

For more information Ph: 9747 5373 or email: youngcommunities@melton.vic.gov.au.

Find out more

Job Advocate @ the Libraries

Finding a Job is not easy!

Our Jobs Advocates can support you in different ways; from applying for jobs to connecting you with training, learning centres and employment services.

When:   Tuesdays
Time:     9am - 12pm   &   1.30pm - 5pm
Where:  Caroline Springs Library & Learning Hub, 193 - 201 Caroline Springs Boulevard, Caroline Springs 3023

When:   Thursdays
Time:     9am - 12pm   &   1.30pm - 5pm
Where:  Melton Library & Learning Hub, 31 McKenzie Street, Melton 3337.

Other programs and events

Youth Advisory Committee (YAC)

Melton YAC brings together young people aged 15-25, community representatives and Councillors to discuss local issues.

For more information about YAC or to access the YAC Terms of Reference and/or Applications Forms, visit our Get Involved webpage.

Applications are now open for the Youth Advisory Committee 2023-2025

If you are interested in being a young leader in the community and having your say in a meaningful way, then join YAC!  Complete the Youth Advisory Committee (YAC) Application Form (2023-2025) for Young People.

If you are a local youth community-based agency interested in joining YAC, complete the Youth Advisory Committee (YAC) - Application Form (2023-2025) for Agencies.

Download the Melton YAC - Terms of Reference(PDF, 98KB)

Applications for the 2023-25 Youth Advisory Committee are now open. Applications close: Monday, 6 February 2023.

For more information, contact Young Communities on 9747 5373 or email: yac@melton.vic.gov.au.

Youth Holiday Activities: runs during school holidays

A mix of excursions and local based activities for young people age 12 to 25 years.

Activity information will be available in the lead up to the school holidays of each term, with all bookings to be made online at time specified.

For more information or to add your name to the mailing list, contact us on 9747 5373.

When: upcoming 11 April to 21 April 2023.

 

  


Locations

Caroline Springs Leisure Centre

9 The Parade, Caroline Springs, 3023

Cobblebank Stadium

Cnr Ferris Road and Bridge Road, Cobblebank 3338

Kurunjang Community Hub

Centenary Avenue, Kurunjang 3337

Melton Library & Learning Hub

31 McKenzie Street, Melton 3337

Melton Central Community Centre

239 Station Rd, Melton 3337

Melton Youth Centre

193 Barries Road, Melton 3337
Take an online tour

Taylors Hill Youth and Community Centre

121 Calder Park Drive, Taylors Hill 3037
Take an online tour

Contact us

For more information and to register for any of the programs and events listed, please contact us via email: youngcommunities@melton.vic.gov.au or call 9747 5373.

You can also find us on Facebook or follow us on Instagram.