The Bathurst Regional Youth Council hosts a number of events annually, these include celebrations for National Youth Week, as well as events such as dance parties, live music events and other youth focused events.

The Youth Council aims to provide alternative forms of entertainment for young people in the Bathurst Region, that provide a safe space for young people to come together and socialise with their peers.

You'll find information here about past BRYC events, as well as all the upcoming events.  Watch this space for updates.

Mayor and Youth MayorKeeping Positive during COVID

Competition Time!

The Bathurst Regional Youth Council recognise the ongoing impact the recent challenging times have had on young people and the local community and are running a community initiative in the form of a COMPETITION for youth.
Keeping Positive During COVID is a creative arts competition to encourage young people to have some fun during this period and create an amazing piece of art, visual or written text.
What a great way to showcase your talent and have a little fun too! You have the chance to win a Bathurst Buy Local Gift Card valued at $50.00.

Competition details
Competition Categories
Entrants can only choose one of the mediums from each category
1. Visual Arts Category
• Painting
• Digital Art
• Sketch or drawing

2. Creative Writing Category
• Short Fictional (500 words)
• Non-Fictional Story (500 words)
• Poetry

Age Categories
High School Students in Years 7 to 9
High School Students in  Years 10 to 12


Don’t miss out. Entries close at 11.45pm Friday 29 October 2021.
For more information on the competition please contact Council’s Community Services team on 6333 6523.

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