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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

Young wrestler claims gold at National Comp

October 23, 2019 11:22 am

Eight-year-old Subiaco PCYC Kilian Roberts, claimed gold at the Australian National Youth Wrestling Championship in Brisbane. With a wrestling ability that is unmatched by anyone his age in Western Australia, Kilian Roberts was selected for 2019 Wrestling Western Australia State Wrestling Team to compete at the National Youth Championships in… Continue Reading

Gold, silver and bronze for PCYC STRYKA Fight Team

October 22, 2019 10:31 am

Northam PCYC STRYKA Fight Team goes from strength to strength, bringing home a collection of medals from two events in October. The team walked away with gold, silver and bronze at the WAKO kickboxing championships in Belmont and another three state-level competition medals at the WA State Spring Novice Boxing… Continue Reading

Crowds flock to Bunbury PCYC

October 19, 2019 3:21 pm

An animal zoo, laser tag, bouncy castle and dunk tank drew in the crowds at Bunbury PCYC after incredible planning from our Bunbury Leadership students. As part of their Certificate I in Leadership course, students undertake a community project – in this case, the Bunbury PCYC Fun Day. The students… Continue Reading

Big fun for little people at Fremantle PCYC

October 19, 2019 1:22 pm

Fremantle PCYC hosted the City of Fremantle ‘Fremantle Toy Library Open Day’, a fun-filled event with special visits from Constable Care, and our four-legged friends from the Western Australia Police Force. The City of Fremantle event was a huge success with staff and volunteers from Fremantle PCYC catering to over… Continue Reading

Creating confidence in our young girls

October 15, 2019 9:21 am

Young girls who attend our safeSISTERS program at Fremantle PCYC, hosted a fashion parade for guests from the Western Australia Police Force, the City of Fremantle, Thuroona Services and PCYC staff. The safeSISTERS program, funded by the City of Fremantle, provides girls aged 12 – 17 years with a safe… Continue Reading

It’s Play School!

September 26, 2019 9:06 am

Over 500 children, parents and grandparents packed into Fremantle PCYC to share in the wonderful experience of the ABC’s Play School live performance of ‘Humpty’s Showtime’. Play School Live in Concert tours nationally, and Fremantle PCYC has been lucky to host the concert for two years in a row. All… Continue Reading

Collie PCYC keeps kids tummies full

September 22, 2019 12:15 pm

Collie PCYC kitchen has received a much-needed upgrade thanks to our supporter, Wespine. The Wespine Community Grant has seen a commercial-sized oven, basin and wall unit installed at the Collie PCYC Centre which will enable staff to provide meals for children and young people participating in the safeSPACE Program. Collie… Continue Reading