WHEN: 12 - 18 March 2019
WHO: Youth aged 16-25. Twenty locals from a CaLD or refugee background and twenty locals raised in Western Australia.
Leeuwin Ocean Adventure welcomes 20 Western Australians from a CaLD or refugee background and 20 Western Australian youth raised in WA to come together through adventure, exploration and discovery.
Board the STS Leeuwin II, WA’s very own tall ship, to build a stronger Western Australian culture and community.
All forty participants will develop soft skills, build new relationships and learn the ropes of Western Australia’s own tall ship. This voyage will encourage greater community connections and understanding.
Established Western Australians
Complete a voyage application form along with 25% deposit to secure place onboard.
New Western Australians
- Email an expression of interest by 1st August 2018 responding to questions:
- Why do you want to join this voyage?
- Have you had an experience onboard a boat/ship before?
- What is your place of origin?
- Discussion panel will be held for new Western Australians to ensure participants understand what is involved and that this voyage encourages positive memories.
- 2nd August 2018 Discussion times confirmed.
- 8-15th August 2018 Discussion takes place at Leeuwin office.
- To also discuss any questions from participants.
- Leeuwin to confirm participants by 22nd August 2018.
- Participant to fill in and complete voyage application forms 6th September 2018.
All payment is due by 12th January 2019.
“Leeuwin voyages provide that magical mix of temporary community, unfamiliar environment, and collaborative effort that results in a truly transformational experience for the young people who participate.”
Karen Hogg, Fremantle Multicultural Centre Inc.
With the generous sponsorship of the McCusker Charitable Foundation.
And help and support from: