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Fresh Words Young Writers Competition 2021

  • Entries open Monday 22 March at 9.00 am.
  • Entries close Friday 21 May at 5.00 pm.

Unleash your inner storyteller and join in the Fresh Words Young Writers Competition. If you are a budding author, journalist or songwriter, embrace this opportunity to put your imagination on paper and win some great prizes.

The competition has three categories:

  • Creative writing – maximum 750 words (any topic or theme)
  • Poetry/lyrics – maximum one page (any topic or theme)
  • English as an additional language – maximum 750 words (any topic or theme – open to students who are currently enrolled in EAL studies)

Work will be judged according to year level:

  • Junior: Years 5 and 6
  • Intermediate: Years 7 - 9
  • Senior: Years 10 - 12

Download an application form

Email the completed application form to

Please see the Terms and Conditions and to find out more contact us

Teenage School Holiday Program

The Casey Teenage School Holiday Program is for young people aged 10 - 17 years. The program offers fun, age-appropriate activities at affordable prices.

The Autumn program will be a mix of online and face to face activities running from Tuesday 6 April to Thursday 15 April. Multiple activities including Splat Ball, Rush HQ, the movies and online workshops in art and dance.

  • Prices from $10 to as little as $30
  • Fully supervised
  • Places are limited and fill up fast, so get in while you can!

Transportation to and from the program is available at designated pick up and drop off points throughout Cranbourne, Narre Warren, Hampton Park, Endeavour Hills and Doveton. Bookings are essential.

Casey is following the Victorian Governments advice on managing and responding to coronavirus (COVID-19). Please see T&Cs for program safe practices.

For more information click here.

FReeZA Committee – IGN!TE Entertainment 

Applications are now open for young people aged 12-25 years who would like to join Casey’s FReeZA committee, IGN!TE Entertainment.

IGN!TE provides opportunities for young people to assist with the planning, organisation, and delivery of Casey’s FReeZA events for other young people living within the City of Casey to enjoy. All events are drug, alcohol and smoke-free in supervised and safe venues.

If you have an interest in music, event management or are looking to have your say about what events should be held in Casey, then apply now!

Click here for an application form.

Return completed application form via email to by Monday 22 March 2021.

Casey Creations Youth Arts Competition 2020

The Casey Creations Youth Arts Competition 2020 has now closed.

You can view the competition results and an online exhibition of the award-winning entries on Facebook.

Youth services program

Council is offering a variety of programs and activities for Casey youth. Please view our events and program calendar for more information.

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