Brisbane City Council is committed to working with young people, the community and other levels of government to ensure all young people who live, work, play and/or study in Brisbane are engaged, empowered, included and celebrated. Whether you're looking for free or low-cost rehearsal and meeting spaces, events curated for young people or other facilities and activities targeted at a younger audience, Council has something to offer. Find a skate park, get some help with homework at a library, check out Visible Ink in the Valley, apply for a grant for young artists and creatives or find something to do over the school holidays.
Help with homework is available for primary and high school students during the school term at select Council libraries.
Council is committed to delivering a youth-friendly city through its Youth Strategy 2014-2019.
Head outdoors and get your body moving with fun, free and low-cost active and healthy events.
Beat the heat with your friends by making a splash into one of Council's 22 public swimming pools.
Council's Strategy incorporates our vision for a city where young people are healthy, resilient, confident and actively contribute to a better Brisbane.
Visible Ink Valley Youth Space is Council's central hub for young people. Council also works in partnership with Mt Gravatt PCYC and Linx Youth Space, Wynnum.
Find free or low-cost activities for teens and young people including events at Visible Ink and the ever popular Active Parks and Chill Out programs.
The QUBE Effect is Brisbane's contemporary music event for young people.
Black Diamonds provides free/low-cost activities to young people living in Brisbane. Stylin' UP invovles schools, young people and performance.
Find resources, services and support for young people who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or intersex or those exploring their sexuality or gender identity.
Year 10 students represent their school and community, give opinions about policies, services and programs that affect young people and share ideas.
Find out about Council's programs for schools and young people, including Green Heart Schools and Mt Coot-tha Botanical Gardens educational programs.
Find information on art in public places, our Creative Events Register, creative spaces, and our creative venues. Find out about busking in malls.
Library membership gives you access to books, databases, Ask a Librarian, Freegal Music, Zinio, Study Vibe, Homework Help, ibrary and much more.
Council has a range of awards, fellowships and programs to support young artists and creatives.
Looking for things to do? Find Council sport and leisure facilities including skate parks, BMX tracks, pools, bikeways and more.