Youth Opportunities Program

Youth Opportunities Program


At Council, we’re excited to be launching a calendar of events just for the youth of the Inverell Shire.

The It Starts With You! project is an Inverell Shire Council initiative which has been funded by NSW Government’s Youth Opportunities program.

Please keep checking this web page and our Facebook page for further updates as new events will be added regularly.

Find out more about this project by visiting the NSW Government’s Youth Opportunities webpage.

It Starts With You


Stay tuned for new and exciting events and initiatives for youth in 2019!

Radio Presenter Course, March 2019 – A free course which runs for one hour per week for 4 weeks for youth aged 14-20. Registration is essential. View the Radio Presenter Course event page for more information.

Cooking Class – 6 April 2019A FREE  class for youth aged 12-20 years with chef Karen Whitton on the 6th April 2019 at the Inverell Town Hall. View the Cooking Class for Youth event page for further information and to register.

Slime, Bubbles and Sherbet Workshop – 16 April 2019 – Fun science for active Kindergarten to Year 2 students. Create gigantic bubbles, make tasty sherbet, launch a rocket and make gross slime! Visit the Slime, Bubbles and Sherbet Workshop event page for more information and to register.

Liquid Nitrogen Show – 16 April 2019 – Witness the many ‘cool’ liquid nitrogen demonstrations! Find out how solids, liquids, and gases change when rapidly heated and cooled. Visit the Liquid Nitrogen Show event page for more information and to register.

Telescope Workshop – 16 April 2019 – Become an astronomer and discover the amazing night sky, the Milky Way, planetary orbits and surface features of the moon! Visit the Telescope Workshop event page for more information and to register.

Digging Dinosaurs – 17 April 2019 – Have a roaring great time learning about dinosaurs with a real paleontologist! See a real-life replica of the Velociraptor dinosaur skull and come face to face with T-REX and more! Visit the Digging Dinosaurs Class event page for more information and to register.

Gross Science Workshop – 17 April 2019 – Get messy with disgusting experiments! Create fake blood, a vomit bomb, slimy mucus and more gooey, yucky science! Come ready to get messy and enjoy hands-on science! Visit the Gross Science Workshop event page for more information and to register.



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PO Box 138 Inverell NSW 2360

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144 Otho Street
Inverell NSW 2360

Phone: (02) 6728 8288
Fax: (02) 6728 8277
ABN: 72 695 204 530


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