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Small change to make a big change for PCYC kids

November 27, 2019 12:44 pm

We’re excited to launch our new ‘Big Change’ Raffle. WA PCYC has operated a traditional raffle for 8 years but it was time to evolve to a digital model, including a website to make it as easy as possible for supporters to buy tickets online or via mobile devices. Tickets… Continue Reading

First Certificate II Automotive students graduate

November 27, 2019 10:00 am

It was a proud moment when we saw 18 young people graduate from our first Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation course at Kensington PCYC this week. At the end of the Automotive I course, it became apparent that young people needed something to aim towards after the course. Automotive… Continue Reading

Synergy powers Gosnells PCYC

November 15, 2019 10:45 am

Thanks to The Synergy Community Solar Fund, our Gosnells Centre will now be able to extend its gymnastics and school holiday programs. Synergy installed a rooftop solar system and replaced all the light fittings with energy efficient LED lighting. Gosnells PCYC Manager Alan Elliott said that by offsetting the centres… Continue Reading

PCYC Gymnasts return victorious from Singapore

November 11, 2019 9:46 am

The PCYC gymnastics team made up of gymnasts from our Fremantle, Kensington and Subiaco Centres, placed second at the Prime International Invitational Gymnastics Competition in Singapore this month. It was an incredible result for the gymnasts who travelled overseas to compete against 640 gymnasts from six different countries in the… Continue Reading

PCYC Judo champ ranked number one in Australia

November 11, 2019 12:43 am

Eighteen-year-old Gosnells PCYC Judo champion Jordan Boxell is officially ranked number one in Australia in the junior men’s under 66kg division. This national number one ranking comes off the back of his recent success at a number of national and international competitions, which has also taken his world ranking to… Continue Reading

FreeG Collie kids

November 10, 2019 12:47 pm

FreeG is an exciting combination of gymnastics, parkour, obstacle training and freestyle movement. Two of our Collie PCYC boys competed in the Gymnastics WA FreeG competition in Perth last weekend and claimed first and second positions in their divisions. In the freestyle competition, Beau came in first place and also… Continue Reading

Police Rangers recognised at Annual Awards Ceremony

November 9, 2019 12:45 pm

Our Police Rangers and Unit Leaders were recognised for their outstanding efforts, continued service and display of leadership skills at the annual Police Rangers Award Ceremony at the Western Australia Police Academy in Joondalup earlier this month The Ellenbrook Police Rangers, as part of the Midland PCYC Police Rangers Unit,… Continue Reading

Big Raffle win for Linda

November 8, 2019 9:44 am

Congratulations to our latest raffle winner Linda, who took home our top prize of $20,000 in cash. A regular supporter of PCYC, Linda said her winnings were ‘a nice little bonus’ in the lead-up to Christmas and on the eve of her family trip to Bali. Although she spends most… Continue Reading

Court House Spooktacular

November 8, 2019 9:00 am

140 children packed into the Northampton Court House for a night of fun, food and flicks thanks to the Northampton Blue Light™ Activity Unit. Officers from the Northampton Police Station, transformed the Courthouse into a Cinema where young people came dressed in Halloween outfits to enjoy the movie Monsters Inc… Continue Reading

Jackson reaps the ultimate reward

October 30, 2019 1:16 pm

We’re so proud of our Fremantle Centre Manager, Jackson, who won the NAB competition for people that make Australia a better place. NAB recognised the amazing work Jackson does to improve the lives of disadvantaged children and young people in his community. Thanks to NAB, Jackson and his friend Neil… Continue Reading