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


Perth Stamp and Coin Show

FREE Entry. FREE Valuations & more!

South Perth Community Centre.


Sat 19th & Sun 20th, 10am-4pm

School Holiday Camps for Kids

Willetton Basketball Assoc.

Willetton Basketball Stadium, Burrendah Blvd (opp Southlands). Week 1 is for 6-9 year olds, Week 2 is for 9 yrs and older. Games and activities based on basketball, tee ball, table tennis, dodge ball etc.

9310 3388 - www.willettontigers.com.au

Tue 29th Sep - Fri 9th Oct, 8.30am-4pm


Orchid Potting Workshop

Orchid Society of WA

Manning Activity Centre, 3 Downey Dr

$3 Entry

Sun 11th Oct, 10am-3.30pm

Spring Rose Show

Rose Society of WA

South Perth Community Ctr,

Kerry 0413 747 985 - www.wa.rose.org.au

Sat 10th 1-5pm & Sun 11th 10am-4pm


Annual Plant Sale

WA Fern Society with Palm & Cycad Society of WA

Manning Comm Ctr. Free entry

Ferns - Ray 9314 1736 | Palms - George 9448 4816

Sat 14th 9am-4pm, Sun 15th 9am-3pm

2020 Christmas Gift Appeal

Operation Sunshine WA

Local charity collecting Christmas gifts for kids 0-17 years old


Go online to buy a gift before 26th Nov

Young Community

Kids Art Classes

Canning Arts Group

72 Riley Rd, Riverton

9457 9600

Various classes, call for details

The Girls' Brigade Riverton

Riverton Baptist Church

9478 1822

Wed 4.30pm & 6.30pm

Willetton Sunshine Guides

Willetton Guide Hall, Donald St


Mon 5.30pm (5-10 yrs)

Willetton Toy Library

Willetton Reserve Pavilion, Cnr Malindi St & Apsley Rd


Wed & Fri 9.30am

Therapy & Programs for Children

Kids Are Kids! Therapy & Education Centre

26 Parry Ave, Bateman

9313 6566

Mon-Fri 8.30am-4.30pm

ASD Playgroup Willetton


6 Kingfisher Loop

1800 171 882

Wed 11.30am

Rostrata Family Playgroup

Rostrata Family Centre, Prendwick Wy

Megan 9457 3888

Thu 9.30-11.30am

Rossmoyne Shelley Scout Group

Rossmoyne Hall, 71 Central Rd

Clinton 0411 899 263

Tue 6.30pm & Thu 7pm

It's Playtime

Willetton Playgroup

6 Kingfisher Loop



It's all about stories

Willetton Library

For children aged 3-5yrs

1300 422 664

Monday's at 10am

Stay 'n' Play Playgroup

Mulberry Tree Building, Cnr Armstrong Rd & Hares St

Maree 0423 698 330

Every 2nd Thu (school terms) 9:30-11am

Shelley Playgroup

22 Aldam Cres


Mon & Fri 9-11.30am

Willetton Nova Girl Guides

Willetton Scout & Guide Hall, Donald St

9479 9800


Faith Community Services Playgroup

1 Todtiana Cl, Willetton

Sarah 0444 561 082

Wed & Thu 9.30am (during school term)

Boys & Girls Brigades

Westminster Presbyterian Church - Bull Creek

32 Bull Creek Dr

Henri & Ka-ren 9332 4012

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

The Arts

Ladies Singing Group

CWA Mt Pleasant & Applecross

St Michael's Anglican Church Hall, Mt Pleasant

9459 6135 or 0411 985 401

Thu 10am

Dance Group

Herald Avenue Senior Citizens Centre

2 Herald Ave, Willetton

Tony 9332 1434 or 9259 1151

Wed, Thu & Sat 7.30pm

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

Musicians Needed

South Side Symphony Orchestra

Kadidjiny Community Hall, 70-72 Kitchener Rd, Melville

Danielle 0415 678 905

Wed 7.30pm

Ukulele Jam

The River Ukes

Kent Street Weir (gazebo nearest the cafe)

Beginners, singers and casual visitors welcome

Sat 9.30am

Camera Enthusiasts

Workshop Camera Club

Canning Arts Centre


Wed 7.30pm. Working darkroom. Visitors welcome

Community Concert Band

ConTempo Music Inc.

Wilson Community Hall, 40 Braibrise Rd, Wilson

Email Lauren at contempomusicwa@gmail.com

Thu 6pm

School Term Music Program

Brady St Music Inc

Rostrata Family Centre

6261 5265 - www.bradystmusic.com

Various days & times


Bull Creek Community Centre

Sue 0414 205 919

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


South Side Symphony Orchestra

Winthrop. For fledgling or rusty string players.

Ronniet 0402 084 765

Mon 7.30pm-9pm (school terms)

Canning Arts Group

Art classes include pottery, painting, framing & crafts


9457 9600

Choirs4Kids - Online


Sue 0414 205 919

Various days & times - check website for details

Get Active

Social Tennis

Parkwood Tennis Club

Whaleback Ave

Rhonda 0403 994 773

Sun 2-5pm

Riverton Masters Swimming Club

Riverton Leisureplex

Graeme 0419 127 459

Mon & Wed 7pm

Sters Golf Club

Whaleback Golf Course

Bruce 9390 8750

Thu 7am

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

Perth Ballroom Dancing

Various venues, days & times



Rossmoyne Bowling Club

35 Tuscan Rd

9457 2497

Various days & times

Riverton Football Club

Register online now


0400 055 123

Social Tennis

Corinthian Park Tennis Club

Cnr Leach Hwy & Beatrice Ave, Shelley


Various days & times

Male Players Wanted

Whaleback Seniors Golf Club

Whaleback Ave, Parkwood

Jim 0407 512 759

Tue & Fri at sunrise

Sapphires Ladies Golf Club

Whaleback Golf Course

Karen 0419 965 741 or Liz 0407 386 424

Thu 7am

New Members Welcome

Scuds Social Golf Club

Whaleback Golf Course

John 0475 910 122 or Peter 0416 187 937

Sat 8.40am

Willetton Baseball Club

Registrations Open

Willetton Park, Apsley Rd

0400 042 219


Redbacks Ladies Golf Club

Whaleback Golf Course

Marian 0407 089 095 or Norma 0407 088 502

Tue 7am (summer) 7.15am (winter)

Prime Movers


Riverton Leisureplex

0444 560 037

Tue 9am & 10.15am, Fri 9.15am

Willetton Lawn Bowling Club

Playing & Social Members Welcome

Burrendah Ave

0473 096 651

Various days & times

Shelley Sailing Club

Watersby Cres, Shelley


Sun arvos from Oct-Apr

Registrations for Women's Football Team

Willetton Football Club

Willetton Sports Club

Helen 0424 651 986


Bull Creek AFA Bowling Club

Bull Creek Dr

Dawn 9457 4196 or Gus 9332 1236

Various days & times

Senior & Junior Players

Canning Districts Hockey Club

Ferndale Reserve, Metcalfe Rd

Elaine 0417 954 414

Training Wed nights, various times

An-Yu Badminton Academy

Rossmoyne Senior High School

Yu Li 0422 343 468

Sun 3-6pm

The Mixed Bunch Badminton Club

All Saints' College, Ewing Ave, Bull Creek


Thu 6.30-8.30pm

Rostrata Actives 65+

Rostrata Family Centre

Get active with Yoga, Tai Chi & Zumba Gold for the over 65s

9457 3888

Various days & times

Riverton Pigeon Racing Club Inc

Riverton Park, High Rd

Gary 0403 565 102

Various days & times

Community Life

Bicycles for Humanity

Various drop off points

Andrew 0468 306 901 www.b4hwa.com

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

Willetton Community Garden

6 Glenmoy Ave

Noni 0408 918 050 - willettongarden@gmail.com

Various days & times

Wilson Christian Church

22 Dalton Place, Wilson

Ben 0430 295 254

10am Every Sunday

RAAFAWA Aviation Museum

2 Bull Creek Drive

9311 4470

Daily 10am -4pm

Perth Observatory

Night & Day Tours

337 Walnut Rd, Bickley

9293 8255


Volunteers Needed


Turn plastic lids into useful items for kids



Social Groups

Canning Districts Bridge Club

Beasley Reserve Hall, Cnr Karel Ave & Beasley Rd, Leeming

Glenice 9457 2581 or Kath 0432 216 290

Tue 9.45am

Rossmoyne Ladies Probus Club Inc

Piney Lakes Environmental Ctr, Leach Hwy

Edith 0477 438 971 or Susanne 0417 907 729

1st Wed, 9.30am

Rotary Club of Willetton

Melville Glades Golf Club, Beasley Rd, Leeming

Paul 0416 570 897

Mon 6.15pm

Become a Confident Speaker

Southsiders Toastmasters

Bull Creek Comm Ctr, Hassell Cres


Tue 6.45pm

Willetton Probus Ladies Club

Bullcreek Church of Christ, Agincourt Dr

Ronelle 9332 3036

2nd Thu 9.30am

Rossmoyne Probus Club

Rossmoyne Bowling Club

Glenn 9458 8520 or Ronda 9457 3702

1st Tue 9am

Confidence Speaking Club

Rostrum Club 50 Riverton

Canning Arts Centre, High Rd, Riverton

Susan 0439 935 808 or 9358 0728 (A/H)

Thu 6.15pm

Chase the Ace

Riverton RSL Sub-branch

RSL Club, High Rd


Thu 7.30pm

Willetton Toastmasters

Rostrata Family Ctr, Prendwick Res

Kuttyvk -0412 577 220

Mon 7.15pm

Over 40's House Parties

Western Social Club Inc.

Various locations


Every Sat night

Orchid Society of WA

Manning Activity Centre, 3 Downey Dr, Manning


4th Fri 7.15pm

Willetton Bridge Club

Riverton RSL, 153 High Rd

Noel 0418 910 255

Mon & Fri 12.30-4pm, Wed 6.30-9pm, Lessons 10am-12noon

Canning Community Men's Shed

Unit 3, 110-114 Bannister Rd, Canning Vale

Ian 0412 914 896

Mon-Fri 9am-12noon

Manning Men's Shed

3 Downey Dr

Glenn 9450 6273

Various days & times

Bannister Creek Probus Club

Willetton Uniting Church, Cnr Herald Ave & Caprice Pl

9417 5351

2nd Mon, 10am

Rotary Club of Canning

Market City Tavern, Cnr South St & Bannister Rd

Barry 0432 840 816

Wed 6pm fortnightly

Willetton Digital Technology Club for 50+

Rostrata Family Centre

Become confident using digital devices and the internet

9457 3888

Mon 9.30-11.30am

Coffee, Chat & Chill

Rostrata Family Centre

Meet your neighbours and connect with others. Morning tea provided

9457 3888

Fri 10.30am-12.30pm

Learn to be a Confident Speaker

Canning Speakers Club

Canning Arts Centre, Riverton

Susan 0439 935 808

Thu 6.30-8.30pm

Community Support

Even Keel Bipolar Support Group

Willetton Uniting Church

Michelle 0408 202 747

1st & 3rd Sun, 3.30pm

Fibromyalgia Support Network

Monthly Meetings

Various venues


Breastfeeding Information and Social Support Group

Australian Breastfeeding Assoc.

Rostrata Family Ctr, Prendwick Wy


Fri 10am (during school terms)

Country Women's Association Willetton-Leeming

Community Room, St. Ives, 44 Rome Rd, Myaree

9312 0510

3rd Mon 9.30am

Lung Information & Friendship for Everyone (LIFE)


9382 4678

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

Thrive Support Group for Carers

Communicare Active Together

Everglades, 201 High Rd, Willetton

0412 170 394

1st Fri 10am-12pm

Improve Your Reading & Writing Skills

Read Write Now

1800 018 802


8wk Post Breast Cancer Exercise Program

YWCA of Perth


1800 305 150

Teacher Volunteers Needed


Remote WA areas


WA Peer Supporters’ Network Meetings

Rhianwen 9258 8911


1st Thu bi-monthly, 10.30am

Alcoholics Anonymous

9325 3566

24 hour phone help


TPI Veterans Association WA

RAAFA Club, Bull Creek Drive

Ian 9332 4999

2nd Tue 10.30am

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

Pets Of Older Persons - POOPSWA

Provides a fee-free pet care service for elderly or disabled pet owners

1300 110 092


Veterans of Foreign Wars (Post 12163)


James 0413 620 394

3rd Sun 3pm, bi-monthly