Karingal Hangout


Karingal PLACE Neighbourhood Centre
103 Ashleigh Avenue
Frankston, 3199

Contact Us

Youth Central Office: 9768 1366
Jane: 0488 590 448
Email: jane.thomson@frankston.vic.gov.au

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Opening Hours

Open Wednesday and Friday, closed Monday, Tuesday and Thursday.

School Holiday Programs

The Youth Central page has details on school holiday activities for each Hangout.  

School Term Activities

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Closed

WEDNESDAYS alternating weeks: DROP IN / WOK’n’ROLL


We help young people aged 12-24 years and their families within Frankston City municipality with support, information and referrals. 

‘Drop In’ is a social, recreational based group which offers the following for free:

  • Play X-box One, Nintendo Switch, Card and Board games
  • Get creative with Arts
  • Eat Food and drink
  • Have fun hanging out with friends or lounge around listening to music or talk with a youth worker

    Cost: FREE

3.00pm - 5.00pm

12–24 years

Dates: 29 Jan, 12 Feb, 26 Feb, 11 March, 25 March


Get into the kitchen to create and eat tasty meals. Learn basic cooking skills. Gain knowledge to prepare and cook a variety of recipes.

Cost: FREE

BYO container for food

3.00pm - 5.00pm

12–24 years

Dates: 5 Feb, 19 Feb, 4 March, 18 March

Thursday: Closed

FRIDAYS alternating weeks: ACTIVE ARVO / WHAT BUS


If you are keen on sports and want to meet others or have an active start to your weekend join the group each Friday. For 12-24 years. Get involved in dodgeball, basketball, mark is up & more.

Cost: Free

Dates: 7 Feb, 21 Feb, 6 March, 20 March


Lookout for our mobile outreach bus! A youth centre on wheels decked out with gaming consoles, free Wi-Fi, giant games, giveaways and friendly, approachable youth workers.

Location: Ballam Park

Cost: Free

Dates: 31 Jan, 14 Feb, 28 Feb, 13 March, 27 March


We help young people aged 12-24 years and their families within Frankston City municipality with support, information and referrals.

  • Homework support
  • Referral and information about services
  • Life skills programs and AOD
  • Help with resumes and job applications
  • Structured activities and groups
  • Accommodation support
  • Supportive youth workers
  • Peer support groups
  • Volunteering and employment opportunities
  • FREE access to Wi-Fi, PCs and printing
  • L2P is a program for young Learners to gain the necessary 120 hours required to gain their P’s.

Keep Watch on this page for changes as we endeavour to run more programs with the young people in the future.

Programs are subject to change, contact Youth Central on 9768 1366 for further information.

For further information on all Karingal Hangout activities, please contact youth workers

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