National youth week is closing with a spectacular event on our own Esplanade. A local lineup of musicians, DJs and WA’s best skateboarders surrounded by chill zones and food vans to provide for all your desires. The SWITCH ( Fremantle youth advisory council) will also be hosting a Ferris Forum - jump in for a ride and share your opinion on the forums hot topic. LINE UP: - Skate Comp 12-4pm *‘Game of Skate and Best Trick’ - Ferris Forum 1pm -3pm - Parkour 1pm - 2.30pm (8-11yr) & 2.30pm-4pm (11yrs+) - Silent Disco - Game Vault 1pm-3pm - Roving Circus 2pm - Live Music 3pm - Food vans and chill zones available all day.
The award winning Esplanade Youth Plaza is located in the heart of Fremantle on the south eastern corner of Fremantle's Esplanade Reserve. This facility is an iconic world class $1.6M plaza and has one of the most impressive skateboarding areas ever seen in Perth. Featuring an extensive street section that caters for all ages as well as a central focal marine buoy in the middle of the bowl section. The plaza also caters for a variety of other interests such as ping pong, rock climbing, slacklining and parkour. Workshops are run regularly for skateboarding and parkour during the school holidays.…
There is plenty on offer for young people in Fremantle. The City of Fremantle coordinates a program of youth events at the Esplanade Youth Plaza and a regular school holiday program. If you are looking for things to do in Freo with kids you’ll find it on our Fremantle story listings pages.