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


Dolls, Toys & Antiques Fair

Doll and Toy Group WA

Cannington Exhibition Ctr


Sun 16th, 10am-3pm.


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


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


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



Prime Movers


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


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


Sun 12-2.30pm

Perth Observatory

Night & Day Tours

337 Walnut Rd, Bickley

9293 8255


Volunteers Needed


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


Bible Study Meeting

Cannington Seventh-Day Aventist Church

140 Wharf St, Cannington

0425 825 107

Sat 11am

Lung Information & Friendship for Everyone (LIFE)


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


8wk Post Breast Cancer Exercise Program

YWCA of Perth


1800 305 150

Teacher Volunteers Needed


Remote WA areas

See website for qualifications needed


WA Peer Supporters’ Network Meetings

Rhianwen 9258 8911


1st Thu bi-monthly, 10.30am

Alcoholics Anonymous

1300 222 222

24 hour phone help


Epilepsy WA Support Group

Various venues

6457 7699


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