The City offers Cultural Diversity programs that cater for multicultural interests, issues and needs in Cockburn.
We can work with schools to provide:
Cultural talks and activities which offer a range of opportunities for students and teachers to develop knowledge about specific
cultures. Contact us if you would like to invite people from specific cultural and religious backgrounds into your schools.
Conversational English class (during school terms only).
The City's libraries host free Conversational English classes to help people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds practise speaking English
- Success Library – Monday 10.30am-midday
- Spearwood Library – Friday 10-11.30am
- Coolbellup Library – Tuesday 10-11.30am. This session offers a crèche, bookings required. Call the Cultural Diversity Officer on 08 9411 3444.
There is no need to book for the classes, only the crèche.
Harmony Week celebrates cultural diversity and promotes harmony throughout the week of 15-21 March each year. Please contact the City regarding
events held during this week.
Cockburn Cultural Fair
The Cultural Fair will be held Saturday 9 April, 3-7pm at Harmony Oval, providing a celebration
of culture and connection through food, music and dance.
The event will include cultural performances, international food and other culture-focused activities, providing exposure to various cultures and
to learn about and celebrate cultural diversity.
See library page in this booklet for activities suitable for children from a non-english speaking background.
Please contact the City's Customer Service for more information on 08 9411 3444 or email [email protected]