The City’s Youth Services team hold a number of music events for young people each year. These include underage gigs featuring local and national artists and Defeat the Beat music competition.

 Local young people are given the opportunity to be involved in all of our music events.


The City of Joondalup Youth Services presents ShockOne at Scion

Hailing from Perth, the epicentre of the Australasian drum and bass scene, ShockOne aka Karl Thomas is fast becoming one of bass music’s major talents.

The year of the apocalypse saw ShockOne tour extensively with two sellout solo tours of Australia, constant sold out shows throughout Europe as well as headlining slots at festivals such as Creamfields, The Big Day Out, Stereosonic, and Origin NYE in Perth.”

The City of Joondalup Youth Services presents ShockOne at Scion on Friday 29 September 2017. Doors open 5.30PM, event concludes at 9PM.

ShockOne at Scion will feature supporting artists and is a fully supervised drug, alcohol and smoke free event. Bag searches will be conducted at the door and there will be no pass outs.

Please be aware this event is strictly for 13 to 17 year olds. ID is required for entry and will need to match the name on the ticket.

Occasionally changes to the line-up and/or program times occur that are outside the organisers control. The City reserves the right to change the line-up or program times without prior notification Limited tickets are available from so get in quick

For further information call 9400 4929.

Defeat the Beat 2017

On Friday 7 April 2017,  local acts Clockwork Prince, Farraday’s Cage, Georga Raath, Pacific, Sophie Hart and Toby Jonah competed in the National Youth Week Defeat the Beat Competition at Bar 120 in Hillarys. Prizes included recording studio time provided by Superfreak Studios and Indibell Studios, music vouchers to Joondalup Music Centre, a professional photo shoot thanks to Shot by Thom and exclusive use of Edge Music Studio.

The winners on the night were:

1st Place                Farraday’s Cage

2nd Place               Georga Raath

3rd Place               Pacific

Head over to the Facebook page for all the photos

Drapht @ Arcade

James Tyne @ Arcade