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)

Menu

 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

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
January 2024

Monet Exhibition - Crown

  • Thursday 11 November
  • 9am - 3pm
  • Outing Cost - $62
  • High walking involved    

Monet in Paris at Le Grand Palais welcomes you on a spellbinding journey through the vibrant world of French Impressionism. Daring, intriguing and uplifting, like the works of the Impressionists themselves, Monet in Paris invites you to leave the world behind as you step inside this fascinating period of modern art. 
 
The tour is 1 hour of walking through the exhibit and then you will need to walk to crown casino to purchase your own lunch.

Lunch options: Bring or buy your own
 

Crown Casino

  • Wednesday 24 January
  • 9am - 3.30pm
  • Outing Cost - $9.50
  • Low walking involved 

Take a trip to the casino to enjoy each other’s company, take in the ambience of the casino surroundings. Please gamble responsibly. Have a great time. Purchase you own morning tea and lunch from a selection of food outlets within the Casino.

Lunch options: Bring or buy your own


 

February 2024

Breakfast at Scarborough

  • Friday 2 February
  • 7am - midday
  • Outing Cost - $10
  • Low to moderate to high walking involved    

Arriving at Scarborough beach for a delicous breakfast at The Sandbar Café. Select from the scrumptous breakfast menu. Take a walk on the beach soaking up the fresh ocean air with shopping available in the boutique shops along the ocean strip.

Lunch options: Bring or buy your own


Kalamunda Musical “Love is in Air”

  • Wednesday 7 February
  • 9.30am - 3.30pm
  • Outing Cost - $51
  • Low walking involved 

On arrival morning tea will be provided with a cup of tea or coffee. The musical “Love is in the air” is a Valentine’s Day special, featuring a variety of love songs from the 1960’s and 1970’s. Sit back, relax and enjoy those magical tunes, then after the show we’ll head off to the Kalamunda Hotel for lunch.

Advise lunch choice upon booking.   

Main Options:
Option 1: Battered Fish, chips and salad
Option 2: Spaghetti – beef bolognaise
Option 3: Southern fried chicken, chips and coleslaw 

Swan Valley Adventure

  • Wednesday 14 February
  • 8.30am - 4.30pm
  • Outing Cost - $51.50
  • Moderate to high walking involved 

Come along and enjoy a day out in the beautiful Swan Valley. You will have multiple stops to be able to get out and shop till you drop or just enjoy the beautiful scenery with lunch being at the lovely Bailey Brewing Co.

Advise of lunch option upon booking.

Main Options:
Option 1: Battered fish and chips with salad
Option 2: Chicken parmigiana with chips and salad
Option 3: Meat or vegetarian pizza


Pinjarra Harness Racing

  • Monday 19 February
  • 9.30am - 5.30pm
  • Outing Cost - $49
  • Low walking involved 

Enjoy a day out at the Pinjarra trots, sit back and enjoy the excitement of the races in an air -conditioned venue, while enjoying a buffet lunch. Please gamble responsibily.

Set Menu - Roast of the day with dessert and tea or coffee
Includes: drink voucher - (softdrink, beer or wine) and a mystery bet


Karrinyup Shopping Centre

  • Wednesday 21 February
  • 10am - 3pm
  • Outing Cost - $10
  • Moderate walking involved 

Enjoy a day out at Karrinyup Shopping Centre with a variety of leading fashion, dining, lifestyle and entertainment destination. Discover over 300 stores including Myer, David Jones, Sephora, Zara and many more. Purchase your own lunch at one of the many food outlets available. Happy shopping!

Lunch option: Bring or buy your own
 


Perth Zoo

  • Tuesday 27 February
  • 9.30am - 3.30pm
  • Outing Cost - $37
  • Moderate to high walking involved 

Perth Zoo is a 17-hectare zoological park in South Perth, Western Australia. The zoo first opened in 1898 and by 2011 housed 1258 animals of 164 species and an extensive botanical collection. Wander around the many enclosures and beautiful gardens. Purchase your own lunch at the restaurant or cafés available.

Lunch option: Bring or buy your own
 


Tina Turner - The Musical

  • Wednesday 28 February
  • 9.30am - 5.15pm
  • Outing Cost - $96.50
  • Low walking involved 

Celebrate the inspiring life story of Tina Turner, the Queen of Rock 'n' Roll. The Tina Turner Musical is a jukebox musical featuring the music of Tina Turner and depicting her life from her humble beginnings in Nutbush, Tennessee, to her transformation into a rock 'n roll superstar. 

Lunch option: Bring or buy your own


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.

Contact

Address

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.