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


Help the Homeless Art Auction & Sale

Soroptimist International Fremantle

Supporting Freo Street Doctor, Multicultural Futures and The Starlight Hotel Choir. All three beneficiaries provide an invaluable service to those in need medically and psychologically.

Online at www.artistchronicle.com/onshow. Register as a bidder in advance: art@artistschronicle.com

Viewing online: Sun 21st Jun 5pm to Sun 5th Jul 5pm


Book Bazaar Sale


10 Selby St, Shenton Park

9381 0193

Fri 18th 8.30am-5pm & Sat 19th 10am-2pm

Young Community

Baby Rhyme Time

The Grove Library, 1 Leake St, Peppermint Grove

9286 8686

Mon 10.30am

Cottesloe Toy Library

330 Marmion St, Cottesloe


Tue & Sat 9.30-11am

Storytime for Pre-school Kids

The Grove Library

The Grove Library, No1 Leake St, Peppermint Grove

9286 8686

Tue 10.30am during school term

Cuddlepie Playgroup

Harmony Baptist Church

34 Fairlight St, Mosman Park

9286 1886

Thu & Fri 9.30-11.30am

Mosman Park Playgroup

Alf Adams Pavilion, Solomon St


Mon & Thu 9.30am

Music For Babies (10m-20m)

French Club

52 Devon Rd, Swanbourne (opposite school)

Call Vanessa on 0431 220 945

Mon & Thu 9.30am

Coastal Playgroup

City Beach Pavilion, Fred Burton Way, City Beach

Email: coastalplaygroup@gmail.com

Various days and times, email for details

Scouts WA Cottesloe

The Scout Hall, 65 Eric St

John 9384 5691

Tue (Cubs) & Thu (Scouts & Venturers), 6.30pm

Sailing Course (8-14yrs)

Nedlands Yacht Club

9386 5496

Daily 8.30am-12.30pm

Children's Orchestra

String Beans

North Fremantle Community Hall, 2 Thompson Rd


Thu 4-5.30pm

Loreto Family Playgroup

69 Webster St, Nedlands

Natalie 0415 296 678

Mon 9-10.30am (school terms)

Moerlina School Playgroup

16 Brockway Rd, Mt Claremont


Fri 9.30am-11.30am

The Arts

The Fremantle Women's Choir

Fremantle College, Calvert Music Ctr, Pass Cres, Beaconsfield

Pauline 0447 946 519

Mon 7pm

Westside Photography Club

Mt Claremont Community Ctr, 107 Montgomery Ave


2nd Tue 7.30pm

French Club for 2-5 year olds

52 Devon Rd, Swanbourne

Vanessa 0431 220 945

Mon, Wed, Thu & Sat 10am (during school term)

Poetry Out Loud


Currently on Zoom for free. www.facebook.com/VoiceboxFremantle1


Last Mon 7pm

Claremont Concert Band

John Leckie Music Centre

Gerard 0409 335 774

Fri 6.30pm

Singing For Fun and Friendship

Sing Australia Fremantle

Holy Cross Church Hall, 56 McLean St, Melville

Chris 0412 579 752

Mon 7.15pm

Morris Dancing

The Fair Maids of Perth

Guide Hall, Monash Ave, Nedlands

Ann 9384 7633

2nd Sun 10am-12noon & Last Fri 7-9pm

Marlee Morris Dancers

Guides Hall, Monash Ave, Nedlands

Steven 0400 731 049

3rd & 4th Sun of the month, 9am-12pm

Perth Discovery Choir

DRCC Hall, Cnr Edward St & Dalkeith Rd, Nedlands

Roger 0422 476 106 or 9447 6998

Tues 7.30pm-9.30pm

New singers wanted for 2020 season

Perth Symphonic Chorus


0416 120 662

Choirs4Kids - Online


Sue 0414 205 919

Various days & times - check website for details

Line Dance for Seniors

Line Dance Legends

St Luke's Church, 20 Monument St, Mosman Park

Geoff 0419 790 799 - www.seniorslinedance.com

Fri 9.30am & 10am

Get Active

Dragon Boat Paddling

Cockburn Dragon Boat Club

East Fremantle Yacht Club, Petra St

Frank 0423 760 518

Various days & times

Cottesloe Crabs Winter Swimming Club

HBF Stadium, Mt Claremont. We look forward to advising all swimmers of the new season soon

Nev 0412 114 332

Sun 8.30am

Golf Croquet

East Fremantle Croquet Club

Cnr Allen & Fletcher St

Megan 9384 8053

Mon & Thu 10am

Social Tennis

Cottesloe Tennis Club

Cnr Broome & Napier St, Cottesloe

0456 553 755

Tue & Wed 9am, Sat & Sun 2pm

Mosman Park Netball Club

Margaret Baldwin Centre, 6 Gibben St, Mosman Park

Margaret 9384 1875

Wed Juniors-6.30pm, Seniors-7.30pm

Over 55's Cycling Club

Various meeting points

0481 060 655

Mon, Wed & Sat

Learn Circus Skills For Fun

Circus WA

The Freo Big Top, 92 Adelaide St,

0435 374 492


Cottesloe Surf Life Saving Club

Clubrooms 87 Marine Pde

David 9383 4400

Sun 9am

Prime Movers

Mt Claremont

HBF Stadium, Stephenson Dr

0444 560 037

Wed & Fri, 9.30am

Social Tennis

Dalkeith Tennis Club

Beatrice Rd, Dalkeith

Annette 0400 989 953

Tue & Thu 9am, Sat from 2.30pm

Adult & Children Water Polo Training & Competitions

Dolphins Water Polo Club

Claremont Swimming Pool, Davies Rd


Various days & times

Community Life

Mosman Park Residents & Ratepayers Assoc

Nash Pavillion, Nash Field, Solomon St


3rd Mon 7pm

Mt Claremont Farmers' Market

Mt Claremont Primary School, 103 Alfred Rd

Lorna 0411 895 101

Sat 7.30-11.30am

Bicycles for Humanity

Various drop off points

Andrew 0468 306 901 www.b4hwa.com

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

Mayo Community Garden


91 Wood St

Gail 0449 686 928

Open to public all times

Cottesloe Residents' & Ratepayers Assoc

109 Broome St

Yvonne 0419 929 830 or email info@cottrandr.org

Various days & times

Repair Cafe Perth

Need advice for a repair? Email details and images to info@repaircafeperth.org.au

Anna 0435 143 678

3rd Sat, 10am-12pm

Volunteers Needed


Turn plastic lids into useful items for kids

Donate or volunteer to collect, sort and count

Ann sals4@dodo.com.au

St Luke's Community Garden

St Luke's Church, Mosman Park


Open all hours

The Pioneer Challenge Competition

Rotary Club of Matilda Bay

The competition will start in July 2020. It is an annual event in which you can participate at a time of your own choosing. Entries will win prizes during the year and a grand prize at the end of the competition.

For more information visit www.pioneerchallenge.com.au

1 July 2020 - 30 Jun 2021

Social Groups

Fremantle Bridge Club

Freemason Masonic Hall, Cnr Chalmers & High St

0490 149 742

Mon-Sat 1pm (excl Thu) & Sat 9.30am supervised

Nedlands Scrabble Club

Dalkeith Baptist Hall, Waratah Ave, Dalkeith

Chris 9384 6325

Tue 9.45am

Partners of Veterans Assoc. WA Inc

Various venues

0488 878 292

Call for details

Rotary Club of Mosman Park

Mosman Park Golf Club, 2 Marshall St

John 9203 8887

Mon 6pm

WA Western Suburbs VIEW Club

Mt Claremont Community Centre

Carolyn 0407 475 157 or Ros 9386 9464

4th Wed 10am. All ladies welcome

Vintage 73 Wine Club

Drabble House, Nedlands

Syd 9386 3468

3rd Tue 7.45pm

Business & Professional Women 'Advancing the Status of Women'

Zonta Club of Perth Inc

St Catherine's College, UWA, Nedlands

Sandra on 0417 394 824

2nd Thu 6.15pm

Swanbourne Book Club

Bookcaffe, Swanbourne

Nancy 9386 9145

2nd Tue 10am

WABC Bridge Club

Odern Cres, Swanbourne

Sheenagh 0409 381 439

Various days & times

Seniors Meet for Fun & Activities

Westcoast Community Centre

Community Room, The Grove Library, 1 Leake St

9286 8676

Call for details

Cottesloe Bridge Club

7 Odern Cres, Swanbourne

Sheenagh 0409 381 439 or 9284 4144 (Venue)

Various days & times

Social Club For Unattached Over 55's

Just Friends Inc

Claremont Yacht Club

Christine 9345 4565

2nd & 4th Tue 7.30pm

Learning For Fun

U3A Western Suburbs

Grove Library, Cnr Stirling Hwy & Leake St, Cottesloe

Judith 9388 1242

Alternate Mondays 1pm-3.30pm

The New Senior Indian Social Club

Nedlands Community Care, 97 Waratah Ave

Julie on 9386 6170 or positiveageing@nedlands.wa.gov.au

Mon 1.30-3.30pm

Over 40's House Parties

Western Social Club Inc.

Various locations north & south

0400 775 083 or westernsocialclub.org@gmail.com

Every Sat night

Cottesloe Ladies Probus Club

The Grove Library

Gisela 9384 7551

2nd Mon 9.30am

Book Club

Floreat Area. Cost p/mth $5 book hire

Gillian - gillpiper9@gmail.com

1st Thu 6.30pm

Mosman Park Community Mens Shed

1 Perrott Cl, Mosman Park

9383 3354

Mon-Fri 8.30am-4.30pm, Sat 8.30am-11.30am

Freshwater Claremont Probus Club Inc.

St Aidan's Uniting Church, 26 Princess Rd

Paula 0417 182 144

4th Mon 10.15am

Community Support

Cottesloe RSL Sub Branch

Cottesloe Civic Ctr, 109 Broome St

Jon 0410 446 655

1st Tue

Seniors Meeting For Part\Self Funded Retirees

Australians In Retirement

Cambridge Bowling Club

Val 9381 3495

3rd Fri 10am

Improving Rights & Benefits for Seniors

WA Self Funded Retirees

Cambridge Bowling Club, Floreat

Ron 9447 1313

2nd Fri 10am

Lung Information & Friendship for Everyone (LIFE)


9382 4678

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

Improve Your Reading & Writing Skills

Read Write Now

Various venues, days & times

1800 018 802


Breastfeeding Support Group

ABA Northern Perth

56 Green St, Joondanna


Mon 9.30-11.30am

8wk Post Breast Cancer Exercise Program

YWCA of Perth


1800 305 150

Teacher Volunteers Needed


Remote WA areas

See website for qualifications needed


Parkinson's WA - local support group

The Niche, 11 Aberdare Rd, Nedlands

6457 7373

1st Wed 2pm

Computer Support Cafe - For Seniors

97 Waratah Ave, Dalkeith

9386 9803 - mgardener@nedlands.wa.gov.au

Thu 10am

WA Peer Supporters’ Network Meetings

Rhianwen 9258 8911


1st Thu bi-monthly, 10.30am

Alcoholics Anonymous

9325 3566

24 hour phone help


Epilepsy WA

Nedlands Support Group

Niche Building, 11 Aberdare Rd

1300 852 853

2nd Thu, 11:30am-1:30pm

Epilepsy WA Support Group

Various venues

6457 7699


Even Keel Bipolar Support Group

The Meeting Place, 245 South Tce

Soraya 0408 202 747

1st Sat, 1pm

Stay on Your Feet

Injury Matters

Perth metro area

Provides free falls prevention presentations for groups

6166 7688 to book a presentation