Local Events


Take a look at these events from your local community groups


Calendar Events

March

Perth Japan Festival

Elizabeth Quay

Free event, featuring food stalls, small goods, exhibits and stage events

Sat 7th, 11am-7pm


Native Plant Sale

Friends of Kings Park

Exhibition Ground, Fraser Ave

9480 3647

Sun 15th, 9am-12.30pm


Sculpture by the Sea

Cottesloe Beach

sculpturebythesea.com

Fri 6th - Mon 23rd


LiveLighter Arab Festival

Australian Arab Assoc.

Burswood Park

salim@australianarab.org

Sat 28th, 3-9pm


Hello Manning - Free event

City of South Perth

Manning Community Ctr & James Miller Oval

southperth.wa.gov.au

Sat 28th, 11am-9pm


April

WA Gerbera Championship & Autumn Show

WA Gerbera Society

Sth Perth Comm Ctr, Sandgate St

Helen 9364 7175

Sat 4th, 9.30am-3pm


ANZAC Day Service

City of South Perth & South Perth RSL (Sub Branch)

Memorial Gardens, Sth Perth

southperth.wa.gov.au

Sat 25th, 7-9am


May

Million Paws Walk Fundraising Event

RSPCA

Sir James Mitchell Park

www.millionpawswalk.com.au

Sun 17th


July

Book Sale

Save the Children

Milford Book Depot, Unit 8-18 Milford St

9267 3900

Sat 4th 10am-4pm, Sun 5th 10am-1pm


Young Community

Manning Community Toy Library

Manning Community Hub, 2 Conochie Cres

manning.toy.library@gmail.com

Sat 9-10.30am


South Perth Toy Library

South Perth Council Utility Rooms, Cnr Eric St & Melville Pde, Como

southperthtoylibrary@yahoo.com.au

Sat 8.30am


Collins Street Playgroup

Collins Street Centre, Sth Perth

enquiries@collinsstreetplaygroup.com.au

Mon-Fri 9.30am, 11.45am & 2pm


Scouts WA

Various venues

6240 7700

www.scoutswa.com.au


Sing & Swing for Parents, Grandparents and Child (2-5 yrs)

South Perth Senior Citizen Centre

Joanne 0403 065 551

Thu 2pm


St Pius X Playgroup

St Pius X Church Hall, Cnr Ley & Patterson St, Manning

Lauren 0400 194 498

Mon 9-11am (during school terms)


The Arts

Belmont Camera Club

Belmont Sport & Rec Ctr, 400 Abernethy Rd

Di 0411 444 669

2nd Thu 7.30pm


Musicians Needed

South Side Symphony Orchestra

Kadidjiny Community Hall, 70-72 Kitchener Rd, Melville

Danielle 0415 678 905

Wed 7.30pm


Live Music

Lions Big Band

South Perth Community Ctr, Cnr South Tce & Sandgate St

Phil 0417 916 773

4th Fri 8pm (Feb-Nov)


Social and Linedancing for Beginners

New Covenant Life Centre

16 Mint St, East Vic Park

Jamie or Janet 6262 4045

Sat 10.30am-12pm


South Perth Society of Arts & Crafts

Hazel McDougall House, 20 Clydesdale St, Como

9313 2783 or 0417 473 476

Various days & times


Mosaic Craft Group

Mosaics @ The Cowshed

McDougall Park, Clydesdale Rd, Como

Libby 0419 857 564

Tue, Wed & Sat 10am-3pm


Choirs4Kids

South Perth Senior Ctr

Sue 0414 205 919

Thu 3.30pm Joeys 4-6yr & 4pm Roos 6-12yr


Holy Family Craft Group

Holy Family Church - Cnr Thelma St & Canning Hwy

Patricia 9367 1301

Wed 9.30am-12noon


Adult Orchestra

The Awkwardstra - Community Orchestra

Vic Park

9371 5965

Wed, 7.30 - 9.30pm


Sewing feminine hygiene products for girls overseas

Sewing Sisterhood

South Perth Senior Citizens Centre

Robyn 0421 900 247

Fri 11am-3pm


May Gibbs Art & Local History Gallery & Museum

South Perth Historical Society

Heritage House, 111 Mill Point Rd

9367 9243

Fri 10am-4pm, Sat 1-4pm


Energised fun singing for seniors

Singercise

South Perth Uniting Church Hall, Angelo St. $12 a session

Matt 0403 376 249

Wed 11.45am-12.45pm


FledgeStrings

South Side Symphony Orchestra

Winthrop. For fledgling or rusty string players.

Ronniet 0402 084 765

Mon 7.30pm-9pm (school terms)


Get Active

Cataraman Sailing

South Perth Sailing

Coode St Jetty, South Perth

Jack 0408 926 003

Various times


Aurora Calisthenics Club

Collins St Ctr, Cnr Collins & Shaftesbury St, Sth Perth

Debbie 0418 941 651

Sat 9am (5-10yo)


Perth Ballroom Dancing

Various venues, days & times

dances@perthballroomdancing.com.au

www.perthballroomdancing.com.au


Social Tennis

South Perth Tennis Centre

Cnr McNabb Loop & Murray St, Como

www.southperthltc.com.au

Sat & Sun 2pm, Tue 7pm & Thu 9am


Keep Moving for The Young At Heart

Ballroom Fit

Manning Senior Citizens Centre, 3 Downey Dr

Darryl 0439 460 487

Thu 1pm & Sat 1pm


Prime Movers

South Perth

Sth Perth Community Ctr, Cnr South Tce & Sandgate St

0444 560 037

Mon 10am


Victoria Park Croquet Club

Cnr Rushton St & Shepperton Rd

Bethwyn 9477 4060

Tue & Sat, 9.30am- 12noon


Keep Moving for the Young at Heart

Ballroom Fit

South Perth Senior Citizens Ctr, 53 Coode St

Darryl 0439 460 487

Wed 1-2pm


Adult Samba Dance Classes

Sambanistas Dancers

Universal Dance & Performance, 364 Canning Hwy, Como

Antoinette 0416 970 155

Thu 7pm


Prime Movers

Karawara

George Burnett Leisure Ctr, Manning Rd

0444 560 037

Mon & Thu 9.30am


Community Life

Farmers Market on Manning

The George Burnett Park, Manning Rd, Karawara

David 0417 188 363

Sat 7.30am


Service & Ex-Service Men & Women

South Perth RSL Sub-Branch

The John McGrath Pavilion 97 Hensman St

Kerry 9355 0134

2nd Mon 12pm


South Perth Neighbourhood Watch

Collier Park Village, 16 Morrison St, Como

9474 0746

7pm Bi-monthly please call for details


Men's Shed

Victoria Park

Rear PCYC, 51 Anketell St, Kensington

Peter 0424 527 595

Mon, Tues & Thu 8.30am-12pm


Farmers Market

Victoria Park

John McMillan Park

vicparkmarket@gmail.com

Sun 8am-12pm


Bicycles for Humanity

Various drop off points

www.b4hwa.com

Tue-Fri 9am-1pm


Bentley Community Garden

Nyamup Way

bentleycommunitygardens@gmail.com

Mon 9am-11.30am & Sat 9am-12pm


Vic Park Community Gardens

Read Park, Cnr Albany Hwy & Salford St

communityallotment@gmail.com

New Members welcome


WA Fern Society

Manning Senior Citizens Ctr, cnr Ley St & Downey Dve

Ray 0402 045 620.

1st Sun, 2pm


McDougall Farm Community Garden

20 Clydesdale St,

www.mcdougallfarmcg.weebly.com

Mon - Fri


Perth Observatory

Night & Day Tours

337 Walnut Rd, Bickley

9293 8255

perthobservatory.com.au


Free Meditation Classes

Sri Chinmoy Centre

South Perth Learning Ctr, South Tce

6161 4156 or visit meditationperth.org

Tues 7.30pm


Adult Education Courses & Activities

South Perth Learning Centre

South Perth Civic Centre, South Tce

New members welcome

9367 1254


Volunteers Needed

LIDS 4 KIDS

Turn plastic lids into useful items for kids

Donate or volunteer to collect, sort and count

Ann sals4@dodo.com.au


Social Groups

Womens Group for Human Rights

Soroptimist International South Perth

Royal Perth Golf Club, Labouchere Rd

Judy 0419 199 544

2nd Tue, 7am


South Perth Bridge Club

Cnr Barker Ave & Brittain St, Como

Jan 9313 3470

Various sessions


Lunch with Seniors

South Perth Senior Citizens' Centre

53 Coode St, South Perth

Margaret Evans 9367 9880

Tue 12pm


Lions Club of South Perth

Manning Seniors Centre

0457 654 147

2nd & 4th Tue


Collectibles Society of WA

John McGrath Pavilion, 99 Hensman St, Sth Perth

collectibleswa@gmail.com

3rd Wed 7.30pm


Learning For Fun

U3A Canning River Region

St Augustin’s Church Hall, Cale St

Alan 9450 2398

1st & 3rd Fri 2pm


The Bonsai Society of WA

Collins Street Hall, South Perth

9330 6242

Last Mon 7.30pm (except Dec) visitors welcome


Coin Enthusiasts

Perth Numismatic Society

Vic Park Senior Citizens Ctr

Rob 9370 2808

Last Wed 7pm


Koi Society of WA

Rotary Hall, Sandgate St, South Perth

Jun 0423 410 681

4th Wed 7.30pm


Rotary Club South Perth-Burswood

Atrium Restaurant, Crown Metropol

Jan 0407 442 136

Wed 7am, Breakfast 7.20am


Victoria Park Probus Club

Perth Football Club Function Room

Sue 0438 945 171

3rd Wed 10am


African Violet Society of WA

Manning Centre, 3 Downey St

Barbara 0409 371 800

3rd Sat 1.30pm


South Perth Ladies Probus Club

The Royal Perth Golf Club

Edna 9458 6040 or Amelia 9367 3431

4th Fri 9.30am


Social Club for Singles over 50

Phoenix Friendship Club

Como Croquet Club, Eric St

9294 1846

3rd Sun 6pm


South Perth Senior Citizens' Centre

53 Coode St, South Perth

Margaret 9367 9880

Various days & times, call for details.


Over 50’s Unattached Social Club

EOS Club

Hensman Park Tennis Club, Sth Perth

Carol 9450 4686 - admin@eosclub01.com

3rd Fri, 7.30pm


Orchid Society of WA

Manning Activity Centre, 3 Downey Dr, Manning

Rosemary 0401 508 667

4th Fri 7.15pm


The Herb Society of WA

John McGrath Hall, Ernest Johnson Pavillion, 97 Hensman St, South Perth

Regina 9459 2964

4th Mon Feb-Nov, 7pm


Manning Men's Shed

3 Downey Dr

Glenn 9450 6273

Various days & times


Community Support

Dyslexia SPELD Foundation

10 Broome St, South Perth

9217 2500

1st Wed 7-8.30pm


Free Intermediate Conversational English Classes

Mosaic South Perth

2 Lawler St

janet@mosaicsouthperth.com

Thu 10.30am (school terms)


Lung Information & Friendship for Everyone (LIFE)

Jenni

9382 4678

1st Wed, Feb-Nov, 12-2pm


CWA of South Perth & Como

McDougal House, Clydesdale St, Como

Lorraine 0429 412 111 and Val 9259 0480

1st Tue 1.30pm


Fibromyalgia Support Network

South Perth Library

www.fibronetwork.org.au

1st Wed 11.30am


Improve Your Reading & Writing Skills

Read Write Now

Various venues, days & times

1800 018 802

www.read-write-now.org


8wk Post Breast Cancer Exercise Program

YWCA of Perth

robyn.mickle@ywcaperth.com.au

1800 305 150


Teacher Volunteers Needed

REVISE WA

Remote WA areas

See website for qualifications needed

www.revisewa.com.au


WA Peer Supporters’ Network Meetings

Rhianwen 9258 8911

info@peersupportwa.org.au

1st Thu bi-monthly, 10.30am


Alcoholics Anonymous

1300 222 222

24 hour phone help

www.aaperthwa.org


Epilepsy WA Support Group

Various venues

6457 7699

epilepsywa.asn.au


Parkinson's WA

Support Group

6457 7373

Various days & times


Association of Independent Retirees Perth Southern

East Vic Park RSL Club

Larry 0417 172 843

Last Fri, 9.30am


Save Old Spectacles

Kiwanis International

raypeek@hotmail.com

9470 1044

1st Wed, 6.30pm


Stay on Your Feet

Injury Matters

Perth metro area

Provides free falls prevention presentations for groups

6166 7688 to book a presentation