SHIFT youth festival this weekend

The City of Bunbury together with the Youth Advisory Council is busy putting the final touches on the SHIFT Festival.

The festival is taking place on Saturday from3pm at the Graham Bricknell Music Shell with Perth hip hop artist and winner of the 2017 Triple J Unearthed High Competition Arno Faraji joining Bunbury musicians Butter, Joan and the Giants and local songstress Elavina Williams on stage.

Bunbury Youth Mayor Sean Smith encouraged everyone to come along and enjoy the action.

"This is the fifth year of the event which continues to grow and the Youth Advisory Council is proud to bring something exciting and relevant to Bunbury's young people," he said.

"This year's event is set to be the biggest to date."

There will be plenty of activities such as sumo suits, Freerun X5, inflatables, skateboarding clinics, 3x3 basketball, laser tag, food trucks and a pop-up mocktail bar along with a collection of stalls and the Drug Aware chillout zone.

Free shuttle buses will be running to the Graham Bricknell Music Shell from designated Bunbury areas.