Seniors Centre

Purpose Statement
An active, social, informed and inclusive seniors community.

If you're 50 and over, you'd love what's on offer at the Cockburn Seniors Centre. Take a look, we think you'll be pleasantly suprised.

Cockburn Seniors Centre hosts a range of recreational, educational, health and social activities, classes, events, meals, outings and courses. Please see our current timetable (ongoing regular classes and activities) and activities guide (short courses, events and outings). 

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About the Cockburn Seniors Centre

The Cockburn Seniors Centre is a membership based centre for people aged 50 and over who live within the City of Cockburn.
It provides a range of recreational, educational, health and social activities, classes, events, meals, outings and courses . These include:

  • Meals - Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at midday (pre-order before 10am)
  • Café - Tuesday and Thursday 9am –1pm. (orders from 8.30am til 12.45pm)
  • Services - a centre-based hairdresser and naturopath (available by appointment)
  • Transport - a van shuttle service is available for members who are transport disadvantaged - bookings required (assessed service)
  • Computer Room - computers/iPads and free WiFi available for members to use.
For more information and to see what is on offer, please see our current timetable (ongoing regular classes and activities) and activities guide (upcomming short courses and events)


 The Seniors Centre offers scrumptious meals to members and non-members. Find out what's on offer by visiting the menu page.

Become a member 

Membership to Cockburn Seniors Centre is $50 for one year. Memberships run from 1 July 2023 - 30 June 2024.

Members enjoy access to:

  • Centre activities that range from free to up to a maximum of $10 per class
  • Outings (prices vary)
  • Meals $12 for two courses, plus tea/coffee and/or main course only $9

To become a member, please complete the online Seniors Centre Membership Form below.

Seniors Centre Membership Form

Activities at the Seniors Centre

  • Exercise and Fitness Classes
  • Art and Crafts
  • Card Playing
  • Dancing
  • Technology
  • Bingo 
  • Interacive Table Top Games

For more information and to see what is on offer, please see our current timetable (ongoing regular classes and activities) and activities guide (upcomming short courses and events) under 'Related Documents' below. 


Outings Booking Conditions

  • Outings are available for members only
  • Payment must be made at time of booking for all outings
  • Bookings can be made for a maximum of two people (yourself and one other member) (full name is required of the member you are booking on behalf of)
  • Apologies, but cancellations cannot be refunded
September 2023

Giants Mandurah - Drakesbrook Hotel

  • Thursday 7 September 
  • 8am - 4pm
  • Outing Cost - $37.50
  • High walking involved    

Are you ready for an epic adventure? Enter the magical world of internationally renowned artist Thomas Dambo in Mandurah.

The ‘Giants of Mandurah’ is a free outdoor exhibition celebrating the extraordinary beauty and importance of protecting our natural world, including Mandurah’s globally significant Ramsar-listed wetlands, unique waterways, bushland and wildlife.

Advise lunch option when booking.

Main Options:
(1) Battered fish and chips with salad
(2) Chicken schnitzel, gravy, chips, and salad
(3) Chicken parmi, chips and salad
(4) Salt and pepper squid, chips and salad
(5) Senior’s hamburger with chips
Includes: dessert – cheesecake with a tea or coffee

Wildflower Bush Walk Adventure

  • Wednesday 13 September
  • 8.30am - 11am
  • Outing Cost - Free
  • Moderate to high walking involved 

Enjoy a morning out with nature where you will be taken on a guided bush walk through the Denis de Young reserve wetlands. Free morning tea included and will be served at Banjup Hall.

Morning Tea provided.

Cirque Du Soleil – Crystal (SOLD OUT)

  • Friday 15 September
  • 4.45pm - 10pm
  • Outing Cost - $78
  • Low walking involved    

Take in the atmosphere of Crown Casino on arrival, purchase your dinner at one of the restaurants available. Amazing world-class acrobats and ice skaters take on a frozen playground. Don't miss the stunning breakthrough ice experience.

Bring or buy your own dinner

The Hike Collective – Yanchep Caves – Yoga Experience/Ocaens 27 Cafe

  • Monday 18 September
  • 8.15am - 4pm
  • Outing Cost - $67
  • Moderate to high walking involved 

Enjoy a wonderful 45 minute Yoga experience up in the gorgeous Caberet Caves in Yanchep National Park, followed by enjoying a freshly pressed juice, then we embark on a short 1.1km hike through the koala boardwalk and stop at the Chocolate Drops Café where you may purchase your own tea/coffee before we head seaside to Alkimos to enjoy lunch at Oceans 27
*Bring your own mat and water bottle. 
*No walkers or sticks

Lunch Option
Bring or buy your own lunch 

Belmont Harness Races

  • Wednesday 20 September
  • 10.30am - 5.30pm
  • Outing Cost - $56.50
  • Low to moderate walking involved 

Enjoy a day out at the races with a delicious a la carte meal in the members dining room looking out over the racecourse. Have a flutter on your favourite horse. Good luck everyone!!

Lunch Option
Set Menu

Quarantine Station Coogee/Carrington Bar & Grill

  • Tuesday 26 September
  • 9.30am - 2.30pm
  • Outing Cost - $61.50
  • Moderate to high walking involved 

Visit heritage-listed buildings, explore the original Isolation Hospital, learn from the displays and hear the staff and patients' amazing stories. Enter the oldest crematorium in Australia. Gain insight into a fascinating history from friendly and knowledgeable guides. Tour includes morning tea.
Lunch at the Carrington Bar and Grill for a scrumptious two course lunch.
*No walking frames or sticks*

Advise lunch option upon booking

Main Options:
(1) Battered fish and chips with salad
(2) Bangers and mash
(3) Chicken Parmi, chips and salad
(4) Classic carbonara
(5) Caesar salad
(6) Seniors Beef Burger
Includes: Dessert – Cheesecake

Mary Poppins Musical

  • Thursday 28 September
  • 9.30am - 5pm
  • Outing Cost - $130
  • Low walking involved 

Enjoy a day out at Crown Casino to soak up the atmosphere. Purchase some of the delicious foods available from the many food outlets. Then rediscover the magic of one of the world's most beloved tales, Mary Poppins musical in a new spectacular theatrical experience. An enjoyable and amazing musical for all to see.

Lunch Option
Bring or buy your own
October 2023

Hotham Valley Train & Dwellingup Hotel

  • Wednesday 4 October
  • 7.45am - 4.30pm
  • Outing Cost - $90
  • Moderate to high walking involved    

Arrive at the Way Point café for a morning tea with a selection of homemade cakes and scones with your choice of coffee or tea. Enjoy a two hour Steam Train excursion traveling 14kms down to Isandra. Travel along an amazing portion of steeply graded and tightly curved railway manually carved into the Darling Range, then stop for a 15 minute break to take in the views, which once so masterfully served the timber industry and the agricultural areas of Dwellingup and beyond. Lunch will be at the historical Dwellingup Hotel.

Advise lunch choice upon booking.   

Main Options:
(1) Fish and chips with salad
(2) Beef Burger with chips
(3) Chicken parmigiana with chips and salad
(4) Calamari with chips and salad
Include dessert: Apple crumble with custard and a tea or coffee

Araluen Tulips and Last Drop Elizabethan Inn

  • Monday 9 October
  • 8.30am - 3.30pm
  • Outing Cost - $50
  • Moderate walking involved 

Arrive at Araluen and buy your own morning tea. Then enjoy a leisurely walk amongst the kaleidoscope of colour brought to you by 150,000 tulips and a variety of spring blooms. Our delicious lunch will be at the Elizabethan Tavern while soaking in the views amongst the hills.

Advise lunch choice upon booking.   

Main Options:
(1) Fish and chips with salad
(2) Sirloin minute steak with chips and salad
(3) Chicken parmigiana with chips and salad
(4) Bangers and mash
Includes dessert: Sticky date pudding with cream and a tea or coffee

Yanchep Lavender Farm

  • Wednesday 25 October
  • 9.15am - 3.15pm
  • Outing Cost - $51.50
  • High to moderate walking involved 

Enjoy a day out at Perth’s largest lavender farm, Yanchep Lavender Farm, where you can discover their range of unique lavender-themed products. Upon arrival you can purchase your own morning tea at the Café, followed by a walk around the farm. We will then sit down and enjoy a lovely lunch. 

Advise of lunch option upon booking.
Main Options:
(1) Battered fish and chips with salad
(2) Bangers and mash with gravy
(3) Beef lasagne with chips
(4) Chicken breast with mushroom sauce and vegetables
Includes dessert: Lavender ice cream and tea or coffee

Busselton Jetty and Shelter Brewery

  • Thursday 26 October
  • 7.30am - 5.30pm
  • Outing Cost - $84.50
  • High to moderate walking involved 

Explore one of only six underwater observatories in the world at the Busselton Jetty.  Your Underwater Observatory tour starts with a relaxing train ride on the Stocker Preston Express along the length of the Jetty with 360-degree views across Geographe Bay.  As you descend eight metres below the ocean’s surface you will be lead through the natural wonders that lie beneath the Jetty where the piles create Australia’s greatest artificial reef, hosting an inspiring forest of vividly coloured tropical and sub-tropical corals, sponges, fish and invertebrates. On completion of the tour, we will head to the Shelter Brewery where you can eat while watching the bay, taste the sun and soak up the feeling.

Set Menu
Includes:  A table of shared plates for entrée and main meal

Bentley Pines

  • Tuesday 31 October
  • 10.30am - 3pm
  • Outing Cost - $45.50
  • Low walking involved 

The award-winning Bentley Pines Training Restaurant at South Metropolitan TAFE is a live, interactive training environment for students preparing for work in the hospitality industry.
Enjoy a delicious three course a la-carte lunch with amazing service.

Set Menu
Silver service three (3) course lunch
Includes: Tea or coffee

More information and contact

Please contact the Cockburn Seniors Centre for more information on 08 9411 3877 or at [email protected].

You can also visit the centre at 9 Coleville Crescent, Spearwood (next to the Spearwood Library and City of Cockburn Administration building).
Open Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm excluding public holidays.



City of Cockburn
Whadjuk Boodja
9 Coleville Crescent,
Spearwood 6163

PO Box 1215, Bibra Lake DC,
Western Australia, 6965

Office opening hours:
8.30am to 4.30pm
Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays)

Language Support

Cockburn Nyungar moort Beeliar boodja-k kaadadjiny. Koora, yeyi, benang baalap nidja boodja-k kaaradjiny.
Ngalak kaadatj dayin boodja, kep wer malayin. Ngalak kaadatj koora koora wer yeyi ngalang birdiya.

City of Cockburn acknowledges the Nyungar people of Beeliar boodja. Long ago, now and in the future they care for country.
We acknowledge a continuing connection to land, waters and culture and pay our respects to the Elders, past, present and emerging.