The Latrobe Streetgames Morwell Skate Park Leagues competition has be rescheduled due to a 95% chance of rain predicted for this Sunday the 18th August. The scoot, BMX and skate competition has been rescheduled for the first day of spring, with hopes for nicer weather. See you at the park on the new date of…Details
Are you interested in coaching, running competitions and events, working with and mentoring young people? The YMCA in partnership with Sport Aus are seeking to train and employ 22 new Program Leaders to organise and deliver our school skateboarding programs and Skate Park League (SPL) competition series across Australia. This is the Ideal opportunity…Details
Fawkner Skatepark is a rad park with heaps of different unique features that you wont find anywhere else in Melbourne. It caters for varying skill levels. There is a BBQ, drinking fountain, seats and a kids play area, all close to the skatepark. The skatepark also gets plenty of shade in the afternoons thanks to…Details
‘What does winter sound like?’ Five-day masterclass in Bogong High Plains led by international sound artists
From Sunday 30 June to Thursday 4 July, YMCA Howmans Gap Alpine Centre in the Bogong High Plains, hosted a five-day intensive masterclass for artists, composers and designers who want to learn how to record and capture sound in extreme climate and wilderness ecologies. The Bogong Centre for Sound Culture’s ‘Art of Field Recording’ Winter Masterclass, with…Details
Write up by Albert D’Urbano: ___ Held on Saturday July the 6th at Riverslide Skatepark in the Alexandra Gardens, Melbourne. It is always risky running events in the winter months, but we couldn’t have asked for better weather, with a hotter than average day completely rain free. The level of skateboarding talent on the day…Details
Unfortunately tomorrow, Thursday 11th July, is predicted to be very wet, so we will be postponing the Birregurra Scooter Lessons. The new date will likely be during the October school holidays.
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. This is the first edition of Feature Skate parks. Skate Park Leagues has partnered with Skater Maps to bring you a little snippet once a month, of a park that we think is amazing, kooky or just straight up one of a kind. The New Mernda Skatepark is just underneath the train station. It…Details
You may have noticed that the VIC League has slightly changed with the former 5 series (GRS, EMS, NWM, BSW, LMH) being combined into 3! This change is to make things a bit less confusing for people, breaking it down into Western Regional VIC, Eastern Regional VIC and Melbourne Metro. The new series are: Melbourne…Details
Article by YMCA Victoria – https://millionmoments.ymca.org.au/fionas-story/ The value of a strong role models and mentors in shaping the lives of young people cannot be underestimated. That’s why finding and engaging inspiring women and men is so important to the Y and its many programs. Fiona Hollis is just one of the countless role models that…Details
During the April school holidays 15 adventurous Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people from the Victorian Highlands travelled down to the YMCA Anglesea Recreation Camp for an incredible week-long skate camp. As well as a strong focus on fun, the program had an important emphasis on using skate as a way for young people…Details