Youth Activities and Services
The City of Busselton is one of the fastest growing areas in Australia. It has a youth (aged between 12 – 24 years) population of over 3500, representing approximately 16% of the population. The City of Busselton contains five senior schools.
The City of Busselton's Youth Services team is run by our Youth Development Officer, Angela Griffin and the Youth Development Trainee, Alice McAuliffe. The Youth Services team organise, plan and run youth events and activities within the City of Busselton. We provide the local youth with school holiday programs, youth festivals and a place to be heard in the community.
SHIFT is Busselton’s local youth crew. SHIFT is not an acronym; it means to make a positive ‘shift’ in the community. SHIFT provides workshops in aim to upskill our youth and encourage them to engage in community events. Through SHIFT the youth of the City of Busselton are able to make their voices heard and gain support to make an impact on our community. Check out more about SHIFT on either of our Facebook pages –
Over the past few years, the City of Busselton and Rio Tinto have created a strong partnership, with Rio Tinto providing the City's Youth Program with vital funding for a wide variety of youth services.
If you have any questions about the Youth Services team and what they do, please get in contact via our Facebook page (link above) or contact:
Youth Development Officer
Phone: 08 9781 1722
Youth Development Trainee
Phone: 08 9781 0405