Rockingham Community

In 2019, Rockingham Centre will continue to build strong and close relationships with the Rockingham Community.

We hope to be able to engage and connect Rockingham as a community and strengthen community bonds.

Check out what's happening around Rockingham here!

 

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Event Summary

The City is hosting an intergenerational series to encourage interactions between different generations. Young people (ages 12–24), and seniors (60+) are invited to come together for four free action-filled days. Activities will include stand up paddle boarding, yoga, outrigger canoeing and bushwalking.

The series will take place Monday 15 to Thursday 18 April 2019 from 9am–10.30am at various locations.

Download flyer (PDF 940 kb).

If you are available for all four days, are feeling adventurous and want to meet new people then contact the City to register on 9528 0333 or email customer@rockingham.wa.gov.au. Spaces are limited, so don’t delay.

Outdoor Adventure Series Flyer

Details

Event date Monday 15 April 2019 to Thursday 18 April 2019
Event time 9am to 10.30am
Event location: Various locations around Rockingham
Event category City Presented
Suitable for Teenagers (11-21), Adults, Seniors

Event Summary

Come along and learn the basic techniques of ink art. Create your own abstract designs on ceramic tiles by blowing, blending and mixing these vibrant inks.

Bookings are essential. To book and for more information please contact the library on 9528 8683 or email rclcontact@rockingham.wa.gov.au

This event is for adults ages 18+.

Details

Event date Thursday 18 April 2019
Event time 3pm to 5pm
Event location: Rockingham Central Library, Dixon Road Rockingham WA 6168
Event category City Presented
Suitable for Adults, Seniors
Price Free

RAD Walkers (Rockingham Alzheimer's and Dementia Walking Group) is a regular walking group for people living with dementia, and their carers. RAD Walkers meet 10am–11am on the first and third Friday of each month at Village Green. Come along and make new friends while keeping active in a welcoming and supportive environment.

For more information, please contact the City on 9528 0333 or email customer@rockingham.wa.gov.au.

Details

Event date Friday 19 April 2019
Event time 10am to 11am
Event location: Village Green, Flinders Lane Rockingham WA 6168
Event category City Presented, City Supported
Suitable for Seniors
Price Free

Event Summary

Council meetings are held on the fourth Tuesday of every month at 6.00pm in the Council Chambers, City of Rockingham Administration Centre, Civic Boulevard, Rockingham (always confirm before attending as times can change without notice).

The public are welcome to attend.

View agendas and minutes.

Details

Event date Tuesday 23 April 2019
Event time 6pm to 7.30pm
Event location: Administration Centre, Civic Boulevard Rockingham 

Anzac Day Dawn Service and main parade.

 

Details

Event date Thursday 25 April 2019
Event time 5.30am to 1pm
Event location: Village Green, Flinders Lane Rockingham WA 6168
Event category City Supported, Community Event
Suitable for Children (6-11), Teenagers (11-21), Adults, Seniors
Price Free

To celebrate the Australian Heritage Festival, Rockingham Central Library is delighted to welcome the WA Inspired Art Quilters and their collection of quilts for a month-long exhibition.

A set of 16 quilts have been created to recognise the importance of the wetlands to Aboriginal people. Depicting aspects of wetlands on the Swan Coastal Plain, they acknowledge the wetland network was prevalent and abundant on Whadjuk Noongar country pre-colonisation.

The exhibition will be on display in the Rockingham Central Library foyer from Monday 29 April to Friday 24 May.

​For more information, please contact the library on 9528 8683 or email rclcontact@rockingham.wa.gov.au 

View event flyer (PDF 1.34 MB)

Details

Event date Monday 29 April 2019 to Friday 24 May 2019
Event location: Rockingham Central Library, Dixon Road Rockingham WA 6168
Event category City Presented
Suitable for All ages
Price Free

The City of Rockingham's annual Art Awards showcases selected two and three dimensional artworks from emerging and professional artists alike. In 2019, artists were invited to respond to the theme 'Space' to inspire and inform artworks.

The exhibition is displayed at both the Gary Holland Community Centre and the Rockingham Arts Centre.

The exhibition runs from Sunday 5 May 2019 – Sunday 19 May 2019 and can be viewed daily from 10am–3pm.

Details

Event date Sunday 5 May 2019 to Sunday 19 May 2019
Event time 10am to 3pm
Event location: Rockingham Arts Centre, Kent Street, Rockingham WA 6168
Event category City Presented
Suitable for All ages
Price Free

The City, in partnership with Alzheimer's WA and Rockingham and Districts Alzheimers Inc., facilitates a monthly Memory Café for people living with dementia, and their carers. Join in for a friendly cuppa and a chat to share experiences and memories and make new friends. The Memory Café takes place on the third Monday of each month from 10am–12pm at the Clipper Café.

Contact the City for more information on 9528 0333 or email customer@rockingham.wa.gov.au.

Details

Event date Monday 20 May 2019
Event time 10am to 12pm
Event location: The Clipper Cafe, 20-30 Patterson Road, Rockingham
Event category City Presented, City Supported
Suitable for Seniors

Celebrate National Volunteer Week (20–26 May) by making a hand-made gift for a volunteer you may know in the community. Four workshops will be available at the City’s libraries during this week, including kokedama arrangements, mini floral posy, mini succulent garden and card making workshop.

Registrations are essential. For details on each workshop, download a copy of the flyer below.

Download flyer (PDF 154 kb)

Volunteer Week 2019 Flyer

Details

Event date Wednesday 22 May 2019
Event time 2pm to 3pm
Event location: Rockingham Central Library, Dixon Road Rockingham WA 6168
Event category City Presented
Suitable for All ages
Price Free

The Rockingham Nyoongar Stories Exhibition seeks to connect the community with the stories and experiences of local Aboriginal community members.

Comprising audio material and photographic portraits, this exhibition features 10 Nyoongar people sharing stories about their lives and their connection to Rockingham.

View and listen to the exhibition at the Rockingham Central Library foyer from Saturday 25 May to Saturday 1 June 2019. The exhibition can be viewed:

  • ​Monday to Thursday, 9am–7pm
  • Friday, 9am5pm
  • Saturday, 9am12pm.

For more information email customer@rockingham.wa.gov.au or call 9528 0333.

Details

Event date Saturday 25 May 2019 to Saturday 1 June 2019
Event time 9am to 7pm
Event location: Rockingham Central Library, Dixon Road Rockingham WA 6168
Event category City Presented, City Supported