Local Events

Take a look at these events from your local community groups

Calendar Events


Domestic Violence Memorial March

Women's Council for Domestic & Family Violence

Stirling Gardens, Cnr Barrack St & Riverside Dr

Carolyn 9420 7264

Fri 23rd, 10.30am


Christmas Donations - It's in the Bag

Share the Dignity

Fill a handbag with a Christmas gift for women and girls in need.

Drop your bag off at your local Bunnings Warehouse before 2nd Dec


Christmas Donations - Toys or Books

The Smith Family

Many children living in financial disadvantage will not receive a gift this Christmas.

Your gift will help bring a smile to a child in need.

Donate from 3rd-7th, 10am-3pm, Claremont Showground

Christmas Donations - Gift Vouchers

The Esther Foundation

Helping young women & their children to have a happy Christmas.

Donating a gift voucher will help up to 50 young women, many teenagers, buy items they truly need.


Christmas Donations - Donate a Plate

Mission Australia - Christmas Lunch in the Park

Providing the homeless, alone & disadvantaged a traditional shared Christmas lunch.

Donate a plate for this Christmas day event in Wellington Square.


Telethon Community Cinemas

Burswood Parklands, off Gt Eastern Hwy


Nightly, 7.45pm.


Telethon Community Cinemas


Burswood Parklands, off Gt Eastern Hwy


Nightly, 7.45pm.

Snugglepot & Cuddlepie 100 Year Exhibition

South Perth Historical Society

Gallery & Cultural Ctr, Heritage House,


Fri 10am-4pm, Sat & Sun 1-4pm. Free entry

Young Community

Playtime For 0-5years

Bentley Library

Hedley Place, Bentley

9231 0695. Drop in anytime

Thu 9.30-11.30am

Manning Community Toy Library

Manning Community Hub, 2 Conochie Cres


Sat 9-10.30am

Collins Street Playgroup

Collins Street Centre, Cnr Collins & Shaftesbury St, South Perth


Mon-Fri 9.30am, 11.45am & 2pm

Stay & Play 0-4 yrs

Gowrie WA

61 Lowan Loop, Karawara

9312 8215

Fri 10am

Scouts WA

Various venues

6240 7700


The Arts

Boot Scooting

Manning Senior Citizens Centre

3 Downey Dr, Manning

9450 6273

Tue 10am

Exercise & Dance for Seniors

Sing & Swing

St Pius X Church Hall, Paterson Rd, Manning

Joanne 0403 065 551

Fri 10.30am

Kiwilers Square Dance Club

Square Dance Society of WA Como

Como Primary School P&C Hall, 225 Coode St, Como

Richard 9474 5485

Fri 7.30pm

Pottery Group

Pottery at McDougall House

20 Clydesdale St, Como

June 9450 4800

Wed 9.30am

Manning Machine Knitting Club

Hazel McDougal House, Clydesdale St, Como

9450 3724

1st & 3rd Thu 1pm

South Perth Society of Arts & Crafts

Hazel McDougall House, 20 Clydesdale St, Como

9450 2878 or 0417 097 740

Various days & times

Mosaic Craft Group

Mosaics @ The Cowshed

McDougall Park, Clydesdale Rd, Como

Libby 0419 857 564

Tue, Wed, Thu & Sat 10am-3pm

Holy Family Craft Group

Holy Family Church - Cnr Thelma St & Canning Hwy

Patricia 9367 1301

Wed 9.30am-12noon

Get Active

Prime Movers Karawara

George Burnett Leisure Centre, Manning Rd

Judith 9386 2049

Mon & Thu 9.30am

Aurora Calisthenics Club

Collins Street Centre, Cnr Collins & Shaftesbury St, South Perth

Alyce 0430 223 355

Sat 9am (5-9yo), Mon 5pm (10-14yo)

Manning Eagles Bowling Club

Challenger Ave, Manning

9450 4998

Social barefoot bowls, dancing, darts & competition bowls. Call for details

Collier Seniors Golf Club

Collier Park Golf Course

Ken 0405 031 410, Sue 0419 987 944 or Perry 0456 711 810

Mon & Thu mornings, call for details

Como Bowling Club

99 Hensman St, South Perth

9367 3923

Tue 5pm

Over 55's Cycling Club

Various meeting points, call for detail

0418 114 888

Mon, Wed & Sat

Social Tennis

South Perth Lawn Tennis Club

Cnr McNabb Loop & Murray St, Como


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

Tai Chi for Seniors

Manning Senior Citizens Centre

3 Downey Dr, Manning

Glenn or Meredith 9450 6273

Fri 8.45am

Health & Fitness Class for Seniors

Manning Senior Citizens Centre

3 Downey Dr, Manning

Glenn or Meredith 9450 6273

Thu 9.15am

Keep Moving For The Young At Heart

Ballroom Fit

Manning Senior Citizens Centre, 3 Downey Dr

Darryl 0439 460 487

Thu 1pm & Sat 2pm

Dancing in the Dark

Night Fever Perth

Manning Activity Ctr, Downey Dr

Joanne 0403 065 551

Tue 6.30pm

Community Life

Farmers Market on Manning

Clontarf Campus, 295 Manning Rd

David 0417 188 363

Sat 7.30am

Service & Ex-Service Men & Women

South Perth RSL Sub-Branch

RSL Hall, Cnr Angelo & Anstey St, Como

Bonnie 9450 2362

2nd Mon 11.30am

Free Meditation & Relaxation Classes

Meditation WA

Manning Area

Enquiries ph 1800 770 378

Thu 7.30pm & Sun 4pm

Learning For Fun

U3A South East Metro

St Augustin’s Church Hall, Cale St

Alan 9450 2398

1st & 3rd Fri 2pm

Bicycles for Humanity

Various drop off points


Tue-Fri 9am-1pm

Community Garden


Nyamup Way

Maria 9231 0695

Wed 10am- 2pm

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,


Mon - Fri

Social Groups

Applecross Toastmasters

Ningaloo Rm, Heathcote Community Ctr, 58-60 Duncraig Rd

Pascale 0412 957 611

Wed 6pm

Como Combined Probus Club

Royal Perth Golf Club

Janice 9368 6170

3rd Mon 10am

Mahjong Group

Manning Senior Citizens Centre

3 Downey Dr, Manning

9450 6273

Thu 1pm

Partners of Veterans

Various venues

Kerryn 9228 3350

Call for details

Womens Group for Human Rights

Soroptimist International South Perth

Royal Perth Golf Club, Labouchere Rd, South Perth

Judy on 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

Western Founders Toastmasters Club

George Burnett Leisure Ctr, Manning Rd, Karawara

Rebecca 0419 942 173

1st & 3rd Sat 8.45-11am

Rotary Club of Como

Royal Perth Golf Club, Como

Graeme 0407 082 473

Mon 6.30pm

Collectibles Society of WA

John McGrath Pavilion, 99 Hensman St, Sth Perth


3rd Wed 7.30pm

CWA of South Perth & Como

McDougal House, Clydesdale St, Como

Isabel 9367 4675 or Mary 9313 2698

1st Tue 1.30pm

African Violet Society of WA

Manning Centre, 3 Downey St

Jacqui 0407 702 879

3rd Sat 1.15pm

South Perth Ladies Probus Club

The Royal Perth Golf Club

Dell 9387 2247 or Amelia 9367 3431

4th Fri 9.30am

Over 50’s Unattached Social Club

EOS Club

Hensman Park Tennis Club, South Perth

Jan 0415 228 226

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

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


Thu 10.30am-12pm (school terms)

Lung Information & Friendship for Everyone (LIFE)


9382 4678

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

Como Grow Group

Como Baptist Church, 109 Robert St (enter from Cassey St)

9228 1411

Fri 10am

Fibromyalgia Support Network

Monthly Meeting - South Perth Library


1st Wed 11am

8wk Post Breast Cancer Exercise Program

YWCA of Perth

9440 3501


Teacher Volunteers Needed


Remote areas within WA

Visit www.revisewa.com.au

All tutors must hold a recognized teaching qualification and have a Working with Children Clearance.

National Seniors' Association South Perth

George Burnett Leisure Centre, Manning Rd, Karawara

Joyce 9358 3770

4th Wed 10am-12pm

WA Peer Supporters’ Network Meetings

Rhianwen 9258 8911


1st Thu every 2nd month, 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

Association of Independent Retirees Perth Southern

East Vic Park RSL Club

Larry 0417 172 843

Last Fri, 9.30am