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). 

Access the full transcript of this video below.

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)
  • CafĂ© - 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
May 2024

Kalamunda Musical - 1970’s – 1990’s Melodies

  • Wednesday 1 May
  • 9am - 3.30pm
  • Outing Cost - $53
  • Low walking involved   

Arrive at Kalamunda Performing Arts to enjoy morning tea and a spectacular show with Matt Cal presenting a look back in time across the favourite songs that influenced his approach to song writing. Come celebrate the music of Men at Work, Johnny Cash, Paul Kelly, Pearl Jam, Jack Johnson and many more. Then we head to the Last Drop Hotel for a delicious lunch and relaxing atmosphere in the Kalamunda hills.

Lunch options: 
(1) Pie of the day with chips
(2) Fish, chips and salad
(3) Chicken parmigiana with chips and salad
(4) Carbonara risotto
(5) Classic beef burger with chips
 

Azelia Ley Homestead & Museum/Carrington Bar & Grill

  • Tuesday 7 May
  • 9.30am - 3pm
  • Outing Cost - $40.50
  • Moderate to high walking involved   

Enjoy a tour of The Azelia Ley Homestead Museum and its associated outbuildings located at Manning Park, Hamilton Hill. The heritage listed residence was built between 1920 and 1923 for Azelia Ley (nee Manning) and offers a glimpse into the life of a prosperous settler family who were living in the Cockburn district.

The homestead was restored by government funding, Council support, and community effort in the early 1980s, and was officially opened as a museum on the 12 November 1983.
Visitors to the Museum can see a curated collection of furniture, clothing, photographs, paintings, toys, memorabilia and historical artefacts.
 
Then we are off to the Carrington Bar and Grill for a delicious lunch.

Lunch options: 

  1. Battered fish, chips and salad
  2. Chicken Parmi, chips and salad
  3. Seniors beef burger with chips
  4. Banger and mash
  5. Caesar salad

Includes: Cake of the day
 


Saltbush Training Restuarant

  • Wednesday 8 May
  • 9.30am - 3.30pm
  • Outing Cost - $49.50
  • Low walking involved   

The award-winning Saltbush Training Restaurant at South Metropolitan TAFE is a live, interactive training environment for students preparing for work in the hospitality industry.
Enjoy a delicious 3-course a la-carte lunch with amazing service.

Lunch Options: Set Menu on the day
 


Elvis – A Musical Revolution - Crown Casino

  • Wednesday 15 May
  • 9.30am - 5.15pm
  • Outing Cost - $130
  • Low walking involved   

Featuring over 40 hit songs, Elvis: A Musical Revolution celebrates the extraordinary life of award winning, cultural icon, Elvis Presley. From his childhood in Mississippi, to his triumphant ‘68 Comeback Special, and ascent to become ‘The King of Rock ‘n’ Roll’, this brand-new high-energy production explores the pivotal moments in Elvis’s life and music career through the perspectives of those who knew him best.

Lunch Options: Bring or Buy your own
 


Carousel Shopping Centre Adventure

  • Wednesday 22 May
  • 9.30am - 3pm
  • Outing Cost - $10
  • Moderate to high walking involved   

Enjoy a relaxing day out at Carousel Shopping Centre. Shop until your hearts content with all the shopping outlets providing a great variety for all to see. Purchase your lunch from one of the many food outlets in the food court. Happy shopping.

Lunch Options: Bring or Buy your own

June 2024

Saltbush Training Restaurant

  • Wednesday 5 June
  • 10am - 3.30pm
  • Outing Cost - $49.50
  • Low walking involved    

The award-winning Saltbush Training Restaurant at South Metropolitan TAFE is a live, interactive training environment for students preparing for work in the hospitality industry.
Enjoy a delicious 3-course a la-carte lunch with amazing service.

Lunch options: Set Menu on the Day


Crown Casino                                                                

  • Monday 10 June
  • 9am - 3.30pm
  • Outing Cost - $10
  • Low walking involved    

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

Lunch options: Bring or buy your own
 

Bentley Pines Restaurant                                                         

  • Thursday 13 June
  • 10.30am - 2.45pm
  • Outing Cost - $51
  • 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 3 course a-la-carte lunch with amazing service.

Lunch options: Set Manu on the Day


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)

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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 and present.