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


Market Day

Anglican Parish of Lakelands

13 Elderberry Dr, South Lake

Renae 9417 1281

Sat 7th, 8am-12noon

Jacaranda Festival

Rotary Club of Applecross

Applecross Village, Ardross St


Sat 28th, 9.30am-3.30pm

Young Community

Kulungah-Myah Toy Library

Kulungah-Myah Family Centre, 136 Le Souef Dr, Kardinya


1st & 3rd Wed & Sat 9.30am

Kids Sporting Session

Good Neighbours

Willagee Community Centre

Jaqueline 9430 6616

Thu 1pm

Kids Music & Movement

St Basil's Anglican Church

118 Somerville Blvd, Murdoch

Jan 9314 1670

Wed 9.30-10.30am (school term)

Toddler Jam

Lakeside Baptist Church

Lakeside Recreation Ctr

9310 7700

Fri 9.30-11am (school terms)

Scouts WA

Various venues

6240 7700


Boys & Girls Brigades

Westminster Presbyterian Church - Bull Creek

32 Bull Creek Dr

Henri & Ka-ren 9332 4012

Wed, various times, PP-Y12 (school terms)

Mainly Music

St Christophers Anglican Church

120 Waddell Rd, Bicton

Diana 0435 826 985

Thu 9.30am (school terms)

The Arts

Art Group Meeting

Alfred Cove Art Society

Atwell Gallery, Canning Hwy

9364 3508

Last Thu 7pm

Social Art Group


Old Council Chambers, 1 Forrest Rd, Hamilton Hill

Anne 9434 4309

Mon 7-9pm

Light Lunch & Presentations About Art

Atwell Arts Centre

Atwell Gallery, Canning Hwy, Alfred Cove

9330 2800

2nd Wed 12pm

Social Craft Group

Melville Baptist Church

8 Sergeant Rd, Melville. $2 entry. Morning tea provided

Carol 0417 069 160

Tue 9.30-11.30am

One Achord Choir

St Stephen’s Uniting Church Hall, 2 MacKenzie Rd, Applecross

Gillian 0419 949 832

Mon 7.30pm or Wed 10am

Scottish Country Dancing Class

Royal Scottish Country Dance Society Melville

Church of the Holy Cross, McLean St

0438 909 331

Tue 8pm

Musicians Needed

South Side Symphony Orchestra

Kadidjiny Community Hall, 70-72 Kitchener Rd, Melville

Danielle 0415 678 905

Wed 7.30pm

The Fremantle Women's Choir

Fremantle College, Calvert Music Ctr, Pass Cres, Beaconsfield

Pauline 0447 946 519

Mon 7pm

Poetry Group

WA Bush Poets & Yarn Spinners

Auditorium, Bentley Park Village, 26 Plantation Dr

Bill 0428 651 098

1st Fri, 7.00pm

Brass Band Rehearsals

Melville AFA Brass Band

Cnr North Lake Rd & Archibald St, Willagee

Rachael 0417 991 440

Mon 7.30pm

Woodturners Association of WA - Melville Group

Kardinya Lesser Hall , Morris Buzacott Res

Keith 9364 4142

Wed 9-11am, Lessons Wed pm

W.A. Mandolin Orchestra

Rhein Donau Club, 110 Northlake Rd, Myaree

9337 4109

Wed 7.30-9.30pm

Singing For Fun and Friendship

Sing Australia Fremantle

Holy Cross Church Hall, 56 McLean St, Melville

Chris 0412 579 752

Mon 7.15pm


Bull Creek Community Centre

Sue 0414 205 919

Thu 3.45pm Roos 6-12yr & 4.30pm Stars 10-15yr

Community Orchestra

The Dorkestra

Various locations. For intermediate adult string & woodwind players.

Virginia 0490 442 666

Thu 7.30pm-9.30pm


South Side Symphony Orchestra

Winthrop. For fledgling or rusty string players.

Ronniet 0402 084 765

Mon 7.30pm-9pm (school terms)

Art Workshops

The Art Loft

22 Gwilliam Dve, Bibra Lake

Craft and art for all ages

Bookings www.theartloft.com.au

Melville Photography Club

Kadidjiny Park Hall, Cnr Curtis & Kitchener Rd, Melville

Glenda 0434 478 396

2nd & 4th Mon, (Feb-Dec)

Choirs4Kids - Online


Sue 0414 205 919

Various days & times - check website for details

Theatre Games

Samson Recreation Centre

Jennipher 0403 173 790

2nd Sat 1-4pm

Get Active

Social Golf

OzInd Golf Club

Point Walter Golf Course, Bicton

Atul 0421 456 200

Sun 8am

Sporting Activities for the over 50's

Lifeball Melville Group

Melville Recreation Centre, cnr Stock Rd & Canning Hwy

Anna 9339 6480

Tue & Thu 9am

Bull Creek Ladies 50+ Exercise Class

Bull Creek Tennis Clubroom, Cnr Benningfield Rd & Parry Ave, Bull Creek

Michele 0429 382 438

Mon & Fri 9-10am

SupaNova Synchronised Swimming Club

LeisureFit Booragoon

Tammie 0468 796 263

Mon 4-5pm, Tue 6.30-7.30pm

Learn Circus Skills For Fun

Circus WA

The Freo Big Top, 92 Adelaide St,

0435 374 492


Coolbellup Leisure Club

Len Packham Clubrooms, 96 Cordelia Ave

Marianne 0406 233 548

Thu 9am-12pm

Japanese Martial Arts


1 Emplacement Cres, Hamilton Hill


Adult & children classes

Phoenix Cricket Club

Tempest Park, Coolbellup

Paul 0417 185 505

Training Sep-Mar: Tue & Thu 5-7pm

Sports Ministry (Free)

Westminster Presbyterian Church - Bull Creek

Melville Rec Ctr

Brian 0414 883 269

Sat, 1-3pm (5-11yo), 3-5pm (12-17 & adults)

Melville Bowling Club

Canning Hwy, Alfred Cove. Open 7 days

9330 3370


Bull Creek AFA Bowling Club

Bull Creek Dr

Dawn 9457 4196 or Gus 9332 1236

Various days & times

Junior & Adult Badminton

Dynamic Flame Badminton Club

LeisureFit, Melville

Anita 0413 281 944

Sun 9.30-11.30am, call for details

Samson Victor Badminton Club

Samson Recreation Ctr, 44 McCombe Ave

Andrew 0417 980 584

Fri 8-10.30pm & Sun 10.30am-12.30pm

An-Yu Badminton Academy

Samson Recreation Centre, 44 McCombe Ave

Yu Li 0422 343 468

Sat 3-6pm

Social Badminton

Hope Sports Club

Blue Gum Community Ctr, 33 Moolyeen Rd, Brentwood

Andy 0430 037 835

Sat 1.30-3.30pm

Shuttlers United

Samson Recreation Centre, 44 McCombe Ave


Sat 9am-12pm

Winnacott Ladies Badminton Club

Willagee Community Centre, Cnr Archibald & Winnacott St

Ann 0400 554 315

Thu 9.30-11am

Squashworld Hilton

WA Squash

292 South St, Hilton

9337 1032

Juniors Fri 4.30-6pm

Community Life

Palmyra Farmers' Market

Palmyra Primary School

0438 307 733

Sun 8am-12pm

Gardening Group

Good Neighbours

Willagee Community Centre

Jaqueline 9430 6616

Thu 1pm

Hilton Harvest Community Garden


Amy 0432 317 150

(Fort) Sun 9am


Rotary Club of Booragoon

Kardinya Park Shopping Centre

0432 298 325

Sun 5.30am

Bicycles for Humanity

Various drop off points

Andrew 0468 306 901 www.b4hwa.com

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

Hamilton Hill Community Group

Hub6163, 1 Starling St


3rd Wed 7pm

Pasta Making Demonstrations

Various locations, call for details and to book

Francesca 0432 221 629

Perfect for schools, small groups or fundraisers

Perth Observatory

Night & Day Tours

337 Walnut Rd, Bickley

9293 8255


East Freo Farm Community Garden

121 Marmion St, (behind 9 Seeds Cafe)


Various days & times

Volunteers Needed


Turn plastic lids into useful items for kids



Freo Farmers Market

Fremantle College, 151 Lefroy Rd, Beaconsfield


Sun 8am-12noon

Social Groups

Rotary Club of Booragoon

Dome Cafe, Deep Water Point, 100 The Esplanade, Mt Pleasant

0432 298 325

Tue 6.15pm

Fremantle Bridge Club

Freemason Masonic Hall, Cnr Chalmers & High St

0490 149 742

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

Fremantle Gateway Toastmasters

Fremantle Park, Sport & Community Ctr, 36 Ellen St

Zoe 0423 571 143

Tue 6pm

Geranium & Pelargonium Society of WA

The Guide Hall, Cnr Stock & Kitchener Rd

Anne 9384 7885

3rd Mon, 10.30am

Leeming Bowling Club Bingo

Dimond Crt, Leeming

9310 5400

Mon 7pm

Lions Club of Booragoon

Southern Districts Senior Citizens' Centre, Cnr Archibald St & North Lake Rd, Willagee

Allan 9319 8103

2nd & 4th Tue 6.30 for 7pm

Friends get together for Social Events

Melville Friendship Club

Winnacott Oval Club Room, Winnacott St, Willagee

Roselyn 9314 2126

Wed 9.15am

Melville Scrabble Club

Melville Bowling Club, 592 Canning Hwy, Alfred Cove

Alan 0400 330 615 or Delys 0416 502 268

Mon 10am

Womens Group for Human Rights

Soroptimist International Fremantle

Cnr Parry & Adelaide St, Fremantle

Barbara 9335 5701

2nd Mon 6.30pm

Become a Confident Speaker

Southsiders Toastmasters

Bull Creek Comm Ctr, Hassell Cres


Tue 6.45pm

Victoria Quay Toastmasters PCYC

34 Paget St, Hilton

David 0401 011 212 or Catherine 0411 108 877

Wed 6.15pm

Meeting for WA Gerbera Society

98 Kintail Rd, Applecross

9274 2757

Last Sun 2pm

U3A Melville & Districts Region

Various venues & times

Kathy 0422 581 228


Seniors Meet for Fun & Activities

Kulungah-Myah Seniors Group

Kulungah-Myah Family Centre, 136 Le Souef Dr, Kardinya

Ugo 9337 6347

Mon 1.30-4pm

Cockburn Community Men’s Shed

2 Sullivan St, Cockburn Central

0422 920 948

Various days & times

Men’s Shed - Fremantle

Mixed Sessions & Ladies Workshops

70 Shepherd St, Beaconsfield

9337 8614

Various days & times

Booragoon Men’s Probus Club

St Michael's Anglican Church Hall, Cnr Gunbower Rd & The Promenade, Mt Pleasant

Peter 9364 7684

3rd Wed 9.30am

Tin & Collectables Club

6 Hickey St Lane

0450 760 859

1st Tue, 7.30pm-9pm

Ladies Probus Club (Booragoon)

St Michael’s Church, Cnr Gunbower Rd & The Promenade, Mt Pleasant

Frances 0400 718 642

4th Wed 10am

Combined Probus Club of Murdoch

South of Perth Yacht Club, Canning Beach Rd, Applecross

9367 3191

2nd Wed, 9.30am

Over 40's House Parties

Western Social Club Inc.

Various locations


Every Sat night

Melville Ladies Probus Club

Melville Bowling Club, Canning Hwy

9434 1777

2nd Thu, 10am

Fun & Friendship For Senior Ladies

The Hall Café

64 Kitchener Rd, Melville

Jackie 9330 2386

Wed 10am-12pm

Games Club for Seniors

Willagee Community Centre

Archibald St Willagee. Bus route 160

$3 per session includes cuppa. 9364 0848

Mon 12.30-2.30pm

East Fremantle Probus Club

East Freo Bowling Club, Fletcher St

Garry 0400 918 224

3rd Wed, 9.30am

Women's Speaking & Presentation Skills Group

Speaking Made Easy

St George's Church, Kintail Ave, Applecross

Pushpa 0409 112 206

2nd & 4th Fri, 1pm-2pm

Stock Road Senior Citizens' Centre

38 Waddell Rd, Palmyra

Judy 0499 118 008

Various days & times

Community Support

Fibromyalgia Support Network

Monthly Meetings

Various venues


Lifestyle Options Support Group for Retirees

Melville Retirees WA

Ev Nicholls Room, Airforce Memorial Estate, Bull Creek Dr, Bull Creek

Peter 9310 2387

4th Wed 10am

Lung Information & Friendship for Everyone (LIFE)


9382 4678

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

Improve Your Reading & Writing Skills

Read Write Now

1800 018 802


8wk Post Breast Cancer Exercise Program

YWCA of Perth


1800 305 150

Volunteers Needed

The Animal Protection Society of WA Inc.

27 Talbot Rd, Southern River

9398 6616 or visit www.apswa.asn.au

Open 10am-3pm

Overeaters Anonymous

88 Bawdan St, Willagee

9420 7254

Sun 8.30am. All Welcome

Teacher Volunteers Needed


Remote WA areas


Parkinson's WA - local support group

Miller Bakehouse Museum, Cnr Hammad & Baal St, Palmyra

9317 4674

3rd Mon 10am

Supporting Bereaved Families

The Compassionate Friends of WA

54 Simpson Street, Ardross

6107 6257

2nd Wed 7pm

Country Women's Assoc. of WA Inc


RSL Hall, Foss St, Bicton

9319 1261

2nd Tue, 10am & 3rd Thu, 6.30pm

WA Peer Supporters’ Network Meetings

Rhianwen 9258 8911


1st Thu bi-monthly, 10.30am

Alcoholics Anonymous

9325 3566

24 hour phone help


Epilepsy WA Support Group

Various venues

6457 7699


Breastfeeding Support Group

La Leche League Perth SOR

Pregnancy & Childbirth Resource Ctr, 80 Canning Hwy, E Freo


3rd Fri, 9.30am-noon

Parkinson's WA

Support Group

6457 7373

Various days & times

Stay on Your Feet

Injury Matters

Perth metro area

Provides free falls prevention presentations for groups

6166 7688 to book a presentation