Youth Services


Winter School Holidays

Mid-Western Regional Youth Council is proud to present a range of youth activities and events across the region, as part of the winter school holidays.

Note: All events are free (excluding cinema screenings). Bookings are highly recommended as places are limited.

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My Place Photo Competition

Take a picture of somewhere or something that feels like home in your town, a holiday spot, or a favourite object. Photo subjects should relate to the theme MY PLACE, but contain no recognisable human faces (this is to do with publishing permissions).

Email your entry (not exceeding 10MB) by 1 July 2021 with the title of your entry, your full name, age, and postal address to youth.services@midwestern.nsw.gov.au

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Terms and Conditions

1) All entries must be original work by the entrant. 2) Entrants must be aged 12 25, and live, study, or work in the Mid-Western Regional Council area. 3 ) Persons under the age of 18 should ask permission from their guardian before entering the competition. 4) Entrants can submit a maximum of two entries. 5) All entries must have titles. 6) Employees of Mid-Western Regional Council are not eligible to enter this competition. 7) Entries may be displayed publicly and/or used for publicity purposes. 8) Entrants’ likeness may be used for publicity purposes. 9) Entries must be submitted via email and be suitable for display on Mid-Western Regional Youth Council and/or Mid-Western Regional Council’s social media pages. 10) Suitability of entries for publication on social media will be at the discretion of Mid-Western Regional Council staff, and discussion will not be entered into. 11) Entries will be judged by a panel of at least two persons, comprising at least one representative from Mid-Western Regional Council. 12) The judging panel reserves the right not to award a prize if the entries are not deemed of a suitable standard. 13) The winner of the People’s Choice Award will be by members of the public via a voting system on Facebook. 14) Winners of the People’s Choice Award will be determined by the most ‘likes’ received per image/entry by 4:30pm on the date advertised. 15) Determination/awarding of prizes is final and no correspondence will be entered into. 16) Prize winners will be announced via Mid-Western Regional Youth Council’s social media channels, and winners contacted privately via email prize distribution may be delayed due to social distancing requirements. 17) Mid-Western Regional Youth Council will take all reasonable care with entries, but will not accept responsibility for any entries not received due to technological failure, damage, distortion, or similar that may occur to entries. 18) Council will endeavour to display all entries, but may not be able to do so due to display area restrictions. 19) Prizes not claimed by 31 December 2021 will be forfeited by the winner.

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Left-Handed Trivia Online Competition

Young people aged 12–25 are eligible to participate in the Left-Handed Trivia online competition. The competition will be run on the Mid-Western Regional Youth Council's social media pages (Facebook and Instagram).

A series of clues will be placed on the Mid-Western Regional Youth Council's social media pages – the first person to comment iwth the correct answer will be deemed the winner.

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Terms and Conditions

1) Entrants must be aged 12 – 25, and live, study, or work in the Mid-Western Regional Council area. 2) Persons under the age of 18 should ask permission from their guardian before entering the competition. 3) Employees of Mid-Western Regional Council are not eligible to enter this competition. 4) Entries must be submitted via social media comment and be suitable for display on Mid-Western Regional Youth Council and/or Mid-Western Regional Council’s social media pages. 5) Suitability of entries for publication on social media will be at the discretion of Mid-Western Regional Council staff, and discussion will not be entered into. 6) The first correct entry will be determined by a representative from Mid-Western Regional Council.  7) Entries may be displayed publicly and/or used for publicity purposes. 8) Entrants’ likeness may be used for publicity purposes. 9) Determination / awarding of prizes is final and no correspondence will be entered into. 10) Prize winners will be announced via Mid-Western Regional Youth Council’s social media channels, and winners contacted privately via email – prize distribution may be delayed due to social distancing requirements. 11) Mid-Western Regional Youth Council will take all reasonable care with entries, but will not accept responsibility for any entries not received due to technological failure, damage, distortion, or similar that may occur to entries. 12) Prizes not claimed by 30 September 2021 will be forfeited by the winner.

Read the privacy policy here.


After school activities

Mid-Western Regional Council is proud to present a range of youth activities and events across the region.

Activities are as follows:

To book an event, go to mwrcyouth.eventbrite.com

Please note that bookings are highly recommended, as places are limited. These sessions are being delivered in accordance with COVID-19 health orders and may be subject to change, should those orders be revised. If you are attending, please follow physical distancing measures in place.

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