Tag Archive: Kalgoorlie PCYC

PCYC Gymnasts go to Regionals

August 20, 2019 9:10 am

Gold medals and coloured ribbons were out in force earlier this month for PCYC gymnasts from our Bunbury, Collie, Harvey, Kalgoorlie and Albany Centres. More than 150 competitors aged five to 21 took part in the South West Regional Gymnastics competition hosted by Albany PCYC. Girls events included bars, beam… Continue Reading

Kalgoorlie PCYC grant backs gym aid for local youth

June 11, 2019 10:52 pm

Kalgoorlie PCYC will deliver a new gymnastics program for disadvantaged and disengaged youth, made possible through a State Government grant. The Kalgoorlie Youth Gymnastics Club has receives $10,000 to start the program, which is part of the Kalgoorlie PCYC safeSPACE initiative The Kalgoorlie PCYC safeSPACE program, delivered Wednesday – Friday… Continue Reading

Kalgoorlie PCYC Centre Manager committed to helping youth

April 25, 2019 8:52 pm

Shannon Wierobiej, newly appointed Kalgoorlie PCYC Centre Manager, believes she has an important role to fill in nurturing young people within the community. Shannon started working part time at Kalgoorlie PCYC, as the administration and recreation coordinator, and said it was definitely an ‘eye opener’. After her appointment as Centre… Continue Reading

Kalgoorlie PCYC shines at States Air Rifle Championship

September 14, 2018 4:27 pm

The 2018 WA PCYC States Air Rifle Championship was held in early September at Rockingham PCYC. The Championship saw a total of 110 shooters compete over the two-day event, with Novice and Adults competing on Saturday and Juniors and Seniors competing on the Sunday. In total, eight WA PCYC centres… Continue Reading

A life improving lives of the young

September 7, 2018 1:01 pm

Remembering retired Chief Superintendent Kevin Moran Sometimes, the journey to dedicating a life to helping troubled youth begins in the most unlikely of places. Kevin Moran served in the WA Police Force for 35 years and held a strong passion for improving the lives of young people. Unlike his son, Kevin’s… Continue Reading

Kalgoorlie PCYC Hosts Fun-Filled NAIDOC Family Day

July 16, 2018 9:34 am

More than 500 artists, community members, young people and their families came together for a spectacular NAIDOC family day to celebrate culture and diversity at Kalgoorlie PCYC this month. The event featured cultural dancing, face painting, a petting zoo, lots of arts and crafts and bouncy castles for local youth… Continue Reading

Kalgoorlie PCYC Relaunch After $1.2 Million Upgrade

April 24, 2018 3:00 pm

Kalgoorlie PCYC held their official centre relaunch on Thursday the 19th April 2018, after undergoing a $1.2 million upgrade as part of the $10.25M state-wide infrastructure upgrade program. Hon Michelle Roberts MLA; Minister for Police and Road Safety and Commissioner of Police, Mr Chris Dawson APM attended with other dignitaries… Continue Reading

Exciting Projects Underway at Kalgoorlie PCYC

February 28, 2018 1:26 pm

Kalgoorlie PCYC​ have been busy adding some much needed colour to  their centre with even more exciting projects on the way in 2018. The mural, featuring the Kalgoorlie mine shaft at sunset, has been made possible thanks to the assistance of Headspace Youth Action Group along with Bunnings who supplied… Continue Reading

Kalgoorlie PCYC gymnasts benefit from local funding

December 4, 2017 12:18 pm

Kalgoorlie PCYC gymnasts are reaping the benefits from funding of gymnastics equipment upgrade funding from the Goldfields-Esperance Development Commission Regional Grants Scheme. The project replaced old gymnastics equipment at Kalgoorlie PCYC with safe, new industry standard equipment and facilities to improve the capacity at which Kalgoorlie PCYC can offer safe,… Continue Reading

Kalgoorlie PCYC Receives Close to $850,000 in Safe Space Funding

November 7, 2017 11:22 am

The Federal Government has announced it will invest $843,754 to continue to deliver the Kalgoorlie PCYC Safe Space project. With the investment is part of the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet’s Indigenous Advancement Strategy, the funding will support an initiative that helps at-risk youth and reducing contact with the… Continue Reading