Self Defense workshop – Wednesday 6 July, 2022

Learn self defense!

This TeenSafe Self-Defence workshop offers a hands on learning experience in escaping, dealing, and surviving real or potential violent threats. Participants will learn how to say no to violence, how to be assertive, personal safety tips, and dealing with bullying.


📆 Date: Wednesday, 6 July, 2022

🕑 Time: 2pm – 5pm

📍Location: Doutta Galla Community Hall, Essendon North (55 Kerferd St, Essendon North, 3041)

😀 This workshop is for young people aged 12 – 25 who live, study, work or hang out in Moonee Valley.

This workshop is FREE. All materials used in the workshop will be provided.

Sign up here:

Please wear runners or sneakers and comfortable clothing.


You can get to the venue by hopping on the 59 tram, and there are bus routes nearby. We aim to be as accessibility friendly as possible, so please don’t hesitate to get in touch if you have any additional access needs by emailing or call 9243 1225.


Please be aware the following COVID safe measures are in place:


• We will have spare face masks available as well as hand sanitizer.

• Social distancing measures will be encouraged.

• Please do not attend if you are feeling unwell or are a deemed as a close contact.


This workshop aims to be accessibility friendly. If you have access needs, please let us when you register. If you’d like to chat more or have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to contact us on or 9243 1225.


Valley Youth acknowledges the Wurundjeri Woi-wurrung people as traditional custodians of the land this workshop will take place on and we pay respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Elders, past, present and emerging.


For more information please email: or call 9243 1225.