Local Events


Community Groups, Events and COVID-19


Please be aware that many community groups are now practicing social distancing to discourage the spread of COVID-19. Events listed may be rescheduled or cancelled at any time. Many community groups are also discontinuing their weekly and monthly activities during this period.


Little Aussie will endeavor to provide an up to date list of active community groups in the coming months but please check with the community group themselves for the latest information about meetings.


Calendar Events

August

Dolls, Toys & Antiques Fair

Doll and Toy Group WA

Cannington Exhibition Ctr

dollandtoyclubwa@yahoo.com

Sun 16th, 10am-3pm.


September

Book Sale

Save The Children

Cannington Exhibition Centre, Cnr Albany Hwy & Station St

9267 3900

Sat 26th - Wed 30th


Young Community

Playtime For 0-5years

Bentley Library

Hedley Place, Bentley

9231 0695. Drop in anytime

Thu 9.30-11.30am


Rhyme Time for Kids

Kenwick Library

82 Kenwick Rd, Kenwick

9397 3099

Wed 9.30am - bookings essential


Maddington Jam (4yrs up)

St Luke’s Anglican Church Maddington

Cnr Sheoak Rd & Westfield St, Maddington

9459 0871 or 0431 451 880

Sun 10am


ASD Playgroup Forrestfield

PlayConnect

F.I.R.S, 35 Edinburgh Rd

1800 171 882

Wed 9.30-11.30am


Youth Group (Yr8-12)

Wilson Christian Church

Various venues

Ben 0430 295 254

Fort Fri Nights


Scouts WA

Various venues

6240 7700

www.scoutswa.com.au


The Arts

Various Craft Sessions

Kenwick Library

82 Kenwick Rd, Kenwick

9397 3099

2nd Mon 1pm


Liddelow Homestead Arts & Craft Club

7 Cooper Ave, Kenwick

Joy 9459 7228

Various classes


Square Dancing

Queens Park Recreation Centre

Trish 9451 1238

Mon 7.30pm


Flower Art Sessions

Southern Floral Art Group

Wattle Grove Baptist Church, 2 Puddy Ln

Barbara 9256 1251 or Sylvia 9399 1682

4th Sat 10.30am


Square Dance Society of WA Cannington

Bentley Community Centre, 9 Nyamup Wy

Trish 0419 563 375

Mon 8pm


Art & Yarning

Langford Aboriginal Association

15 Imber Pl

9451 1424 or admin@laalangford.com.au

Tue 10am-2pm


Noongar Language Lessons

Langford Aboriginal Association

15 Imber Pl, Langford

9451 1424 or admin@laalangford.com.au

Tue 5.30-6.30pm


Singing, Learning, Healing & Bringing Cultures Together

Madjitil Moorna Choir

Anderson Rd Comm Ctr

0409 116 460

Mon 6.30pm (school term)


Community Concert Band

ConTempo Music Inc.

Wilson Community Hall, 40 Braibrise Rd, Wilson

Email Lauren at contempomusicwa@gmail.com

Thu 6pm


Foothills Camera Club

Forrestfield Library

Graham 0410 740 990

2nd Fri, 7.30pm


Craft Group

Harold Hawthorne Community Centre

2 Memorial Ave, Carlisle

9470 1155

Thu 10.30am-12pm


St Stephen's Creative Writing Group

9 Salix Way, Forrestfield

Glad 9454 5989

2nd Wed, 10am-12.30pm


Get Active

Over 55 Walking Association

Various locations

0400 577 738 over55walkingassociation.org.au

Tue 10am


Exercise Class for Seniors

Prime Movers Langford

Community Centre, Cnr Langford & Brookman Ave, Langford

Judith 9386 2049

Mon 9am


Golf Croquet

Gosnells Croquet Club

75 Wheatley St, Gosnells

9390 1486

Mon & Thu 8.30am


Association Croquet

Gosnells Croquet Club

75 Wheatley St, Gosnells

9390 1486

Tue & Sat 8.30am


Over 55's Cycling Club

Various meeting points

0481 060 655

Mon, Wed & Sat


Sapphires Ladies Golf Club

Whaleback Golf Course

Karen 0419 965 741 or Liz 0407 386 424

Thu 7am


Little Athletics

Ranford Reds

Ern Clarke Athletics Ctr

RanfordLAC@hotmail.com

Oct-Mar


Prime Movers

Cannington

Cannington Leisureplex Centre

0444 560 037

Wed 9.30-10.30am


Community Life

Farmers Market on Manning

The George Burnett Park, Manning Rd, Karawara

David 0417 188 363

Sat 7.30am


Bring 'n' Buy Market

Rotary Club of Southern Districts

Centro Shopping Centre, Burslem Dr, Maddington

9467 9533

Sun 5.30am


Monthly Market

St Stephen's Anglican Church

Salix Wy, Forrestfield

9453 6786

Last Fri 8.30-11.30am


Help Preserve Local Bushland

Friends of Brixton Street Wetlands

Alton St, Kenwick

9459 2964

3rd Sat 9am


Car Boot Sale

St Luke’s Anglican Church Maddington

Cnr Sheoak Rd & Westfield St, Maddington

0418 900 512

1st Sat 8am-12pm


Bicycles for Humanity

Various drop off points

Andrew 0468 306 901 www.b4hwa.com

Tue & Fri 9am-1pm, 2nd Sun 9am-1pm


Bentley Community Garden

Nyamup Way

bentleycommunitygardens@gmail.com

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


Conversational English Lessons (Free)

Wilson Christian Church

Bentley Library, Hedley Pl & Manning Rd

Tasma 0448 097 861

Tue 10am-12pm


The Redeemed Christian Church of God Winners Assembly

Mills Park Community Ctr

bolanleoni@yahoo.com

Sun 12-2.30pm


Perth Observatory

Night & Day Tours

337 Walnut Rd, Bickley

9293 8255

perthobservatory.com.au


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

Lions Club of Canning City

Serving your Community

Centenary Pavilion, Wilson

Christine 0417 000 276

2nd Tue 7pm


Canning Districts Social Club

39 Morgan St

Ted 0410 259 011

Sun 6pm & 1st & 3rd Sat 7.30pm


Concert for Seniors

Carlisle Branch of Retirees WA

Harold Hawthorne Community Centre, 2 Memorial Ave, Carlisle

9479 1149 or 0418 902 363

3rd Mon 1pm


Seniors Social Meet

Carlisle Branch of Retirees WA

Harold Hawthorne Community Centre, 2 Memorial Ave, Carlisle

9479 1149 or 0418 902 363

2nd Mon 1pm


Become a Confident Speaker

Foothills Toastmasters Club

Liddlelow Homestead, 9 Cooper Ave, Kenwick

0434 971 609

1st & 3rd Mon 6.45pm


Book Club

Kenwick Library

82 Kenwick Rd, Kenwick

9397 3099

Last Wed 6.35pm


Partners of Veterans

Various venues

0488 878 292

Call for details


Australian Model Ship Society

Canning City Council Lake, Albany Hwy (Cnr George St West) Cannington

9354 7003

2nd & 4th Sun 9am


Gosnells Foothills Toastmasters

Southern River College, Southern River Rd

Cathy 0416 292 860

1st, 3rd & 5th Mon 7pm


Canning Stamp Club

Wilson Community Hall, 40 Braebrise Rd, Wilson

Tony 9457 7565

4th Mon 7.30pm (ex Dec)


The Autumn Group

St Luke’s Anglican Church Maddington

Cnr Sheoak Rd & Westfield St

9459 0871 or 0431 451 880

Various activities, call for details


Seniors Meet For Fun and Friendship

Queens Park Seniors Club

Cnr Elshaw & Donaldson St , Queens Park

9458 7258

Mon, Wed 9am-12pm & Tue, Thu, Fri 9am-2.30pm


Over 40's House Parties

Western Social Club Inc.

Various locations north & south

0400 775 083 or westernsocialclub.org@gmail.com

Every Sat night


Public Speaking and Leadership Club

Kenwick Toastmasters

Thornlie Community Centre, 14 Glenbrook Rd

Nuwan 0450 629 157

Sun 3.45pm


Community Support

Fibromyalgia Support Network

Monthly Meetings

Various venues

www.fibronetwork.org.au


Bible Study Meeting

Cannington Seventh-Day Aventist Church

140 Wharf St, Cannington

0425 825 107

Sat 11am


Lung Information & Friendship for Everyone (LIFE)

Jenni

9382 4678

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


Weight Loss Support Group

Cannington Weight Watchers

Canning Districts Social Club Hall

Jenny 0411 861 403

Tue 6pm


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.org.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


Even Keel Bipolar Support Group

Cannington Leisureplex Function Ctr

Brenda 0408 202 747

2nd & last Sun, 4.30pm


Stay on Your Feet

Injury Matters

Perth metro area

Provides free falls prevention presentations for groups

6166 7688 to book a presentation