Welcome to Project Booyah
'Project Booyah', which translates to an expression for 'joy, excitement or triumph', is a police run leadership and mentor program that utilises adventure based learning, decision making/problem solving exercises, resilience training, policing strategies and family inclusive principles to help young people aged 15-16 years make better life choices!
To provide a police led mentoring community inclusive program with an emphasis on empowering disconnected youth to enhance their life skills to Feel A.L.I.V.E!
Project Booyah Aim
To provide a structured strength based program that incorporates respect; developing vocational pathways, employability skillsets, and adventure based activities aimed to enhance the protective factors of youth, encouraging a connection with family, community and culture.
- Pictures from Project Booyah’s Graduation for 2017.Read More »
- Big 2016 for Project Booyah taking home the Australian Crime & Violence Prevention Award – Gold at a private ceremony at Parliament House Canberra. Video of acceptance speech (bottom of folder under locations that has Yvette Darth picture on front) to be placed in Booyah News with Photos from Training …Read More »
- Commissioner Ian Stewart presenting the Queensland Police Service Award for Excellence – Gold for Sustainability and overall winner of the Commissioner Award for excellence in September 2016 to Assistant Commissioner Paul Stewart, Inspector Stephen Pyne and Senior Sergeant Ian Frame Project Booyah!Read More »
- The Premier’s Industry Collaboration Award 2015 On behalf of the entire Project Booyah team, I wanted to acknowledge the significant contributions our great partners have provided to the ongoing success of the program across Queensland. Although we often don’t seek recognition, the receipt of the Premier’s Industry Collaboration Award, at …Read More »
Project Booyah Team