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!

 

Free and fun program for kids aged 7-13 years who are above their healthy weight, and for their parents and carers. The Better Health Program is an interactive 10-week healthy lifestyle program for families held in a supportive and friendly environment. The program covers information about healthy eating and includes an hour of physical activity at every session. Sessions run each week for 2 hours. Places are limited. Register now by phone on 1300 822 953 or text 0409 745 645.

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Event date Thursday 14 February 2019
Event time 4pm to 6pm
Event location: Mike Barnett Sports Complex, Dixon Road and Goddard Street, Rockingham
Event category Community Event
Suitable for Children (6-11), Teenagers (11-21), Adults
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.

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Event date Monday 18 February 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
Price Free

Free and fun program for kids aged 7-13 years who are above their healthy weight, and for their parents and carers. The Better Health Program is an interactive 10-week healthy lifestyle program for families held in a supportive and friendly environment. The program covers information about healthy eating and includes an hour of physical activity at every session. Sessions run each week for 2 hours. Places are limited. Register now by phone on 1300 822 953 or text 0409 745 645.

Details

Event date Thursday 21 February 2019
Event time 4pm to 6pm
Event location: Mike Barnett Sports Complex, Dixon Road and Goddard Street, Rockingham
Event category Community Event
Suitable for Children (6-11), Teenagers (11-21), Adults
Price Free

Romance on the Green is back for 2019! As part of the City's Summer Series of free, family-friendly, smoke-free and alcohol-free events, join us for a magical night of music under the stars at Romance on the Green featuring Perth Symphony Orchestra and special guests.

Come relax with a picnic to the sounds of your favourite film tunes, orchestra classics, rock hits and musical theatre anthems - something for everyone to enjoy.

Pre-order your picnic hamper from Kent Street Deli for couples, friends and families to enjoy by visiting the Kent Street Deli website. Check out the picnic hamper menu.

Bus Route 555 services will be extended to 10:30pm, operating on a 15 minute frequency.

Download a copy of the flyer (PDF 4 MB).

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

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Romance on the Green 2019 Flyer

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Event date Saturday 23 February 2019
Event time 6pm to 10pm
Event location: Village Green, Flinders Lane Rockingham WA 6168
Event category City Presented
Suitable for All ages
Price Free

Join thousands of people across Australia in cleaning up a local park, beach or reserve. Removing litter not only benefits the community, but the environment too.

All are welcome, from individuals, schools, community groups and businesses.

  • Community - Sunday 3 March 2019
  • School and Youth - Friday 1 March
  • Business - Tuesday 26 February

Visit Clean Up Australia Day for registrations and further information.

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Event date Tuesday 26 February 2019 to Sunday 3 March 2019
Event location: Various locations
Event category Community Event
Suitable for All ages
Price Free

Here's Your Opportunity to Capitalise on this growing area! 

Rockingham Yacht Club - 27th February 2018 6.30-7.30pm

Meet the experts and find out how you can build your welath in this highly sought after coastal location. 

Whether you're a first or second home owner, investor or developer, this information evening is packed with valuable tips on how to build your first home, subdivide your block and unlock the equity in your property. 

Register at myhomes.com.au or email enquiries@myhomeswa.com.au

Door prizes includes a Samsung Tablet, 4200 Bunnings voucher and much more. 

Plus $1000 in FREE giveaways on the night

Event Summary

Free and fun program for kids aged 7-13 years who are above their healthy weight, and for their parents and carers. The Better Health Program is an interactive 10-week healthy lifestyle program for families held in a supportive and friendly environment. The program covers information about healthy eating and includes an hour of physical activity at every session. Sessions run each week for 2 hours. Places are limited. Register now by phone on 1300 822 953 or text 0409 745 645.

Details

Event date Thursday 28 February 2019
Event time 4pm to 6pm
Event location: Mike Barnett Sports Complex, Dixon Road and Goddard Street, Rockingham
Event category Community Event
Suitable for Children (6-11), Teenagers (11-21), Adults
Price Free
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Event Summary

As part of the City's Summer Series, come on down to the free Outdoor Cinema screening of Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom.

Would you survive? Three years after the destruction of the Jurassic World theme park, Owen Grady and Claire Dearing return to the island of Isla Nublar to save the remaining dinosaurs from a volcano that's about to erupt. They soon encounter terrifying new breeds of gigantic dinosaurs, while uncovering a conspiracy that threatens the entire planet.

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Event date Friday 1 March 2019
Event time 7.30pm to 10pm
Event location: Governor Road Reserve, East Rockingham
Suitable for Teenagers (11-21), Adults, Seniors
Price Free
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An all new international show returning to Australia

Rockingham Dixon Reserve - Dixon & Dowling Street

7-17 March

Tickets start from $45

Thursday 7th - 7.30pm

Friday 8th - 7.30pm

Saturday 9th - 3.00pm & 7.30pm

Sunday 10th - 11.00am & 4.00pm

Wednesday 13th - 7.30pm

Thursday 14th - 7.30pm

Friday 15th - 7.30pm

Saturday 16th - 3.00pm & 7.30pm

Sunday 17th 11.00am

Booking recommended. Limited door sales. 

www.thegreatmoscowcircus.com.au 

 

Event Summary

Free and fun program for kids aged 7-13 years who are above their healthy weight, and for their parents and carers. The Better Health Program is an interactive 10-week healthy lifestyle program for families held in a supportive and friendly environment. The program covers information about healthy eating and includes an hour of physical activity at every session. Sessions run each week for 2 hours. Places are limited. Register now by phone on 1300 822 953 or text 0409 745 645.

Details

Event date Thursday 7 March 2019
Event time 4pm to 6pm
Event location: Mike Barnett Sports Complex, Dixon Road and Goddard Street, Rockingham
Event category Community Event
Suitable for Children (6-11), Teenagers (11-21), Adults
Price Free

​Join us for a session of Yin Yoga in the library. This yoga practice is slow and gentle and is an excellent way to calm the mind, release anxiety and decrease stress, increasing overall wellness.

Please bring a yoga mat, scarf and a cushion for this session.

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

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Event date Saturday 9 March 2019
Event time 10am to 12pm
Event location: Rockingham Central Library, Dixon Road Rockingham WA 6168
Event category City Presented
Suitable for Adults, Seniors
Price Free

Event Summary

Come along to our free information session on Coeliac Disease, presented by Vanessa O'Brien from Coeliac WA. This session is designed to help you to understand the signs that say gluten is not for you and what to do about it.

​About the facilitator:
Vanessa O'Brien has been a board member of Coeliac WA for over 10 years and has been shopping, cooking and navigating a social life for her coeliac family for 25 years. Vanessa will share her knowledge on coeliac disease, the importance of diagnosis and a gluten-free diet, and the risks and consequences of cross-contamination.

​To book or find out more information, please contact the library on 9528 8683 or email rclcontact@rockingham.wa.go.au.

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Event date Tuesday 12 March 2019
Event time 10.30am to 12pm
Event location: Rockingham Central Library, Dixon Road Rockingham WA 6168
Event category City Presented
Suitable for Adults, Seniors
Price Free

Event Summary

Free and fun program for kids aged 7-13 years who are above their healthy weight, and for their parents and carers. The Better Health Program is an interactive 10-week healthy lifestyle program for families held in a supportive and friendly environment. The program covers information about healthy eating and includes an hour of physical activity at every session. Sessions run each week for 2 hours. Places are limited. Register now by phone on 1300 822 953 or text 0409 745 645.

Details

Event date Thursday 14 March 2019
Event time 4pm to 6pm
Event location: Mike Barnett Sports Complex, Dixon Road and Goddard Street, Rockingham
Event category Community Event
Suitable for Children (6-11), Teenagers (11-21), Adults
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, Flinders Lane, Rockingham. Come along and make new friends while keeping active in a welcoming and supportive environment.

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Event date Friday 15 March 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

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.

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Event date Monday 18 March 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
Price Free

Committee meetings are held in the Boardroom at the City of Rockingham Administration Centre, Civic Boulevard, Rockingham each month. Members of the public are welcome to attend.

View agendas and minutes.

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Event date Tuesday 19 March 2019
Event time 4pm to 5pm
Event location: Administration Centre, Civic Boulevard Rockingham 
Event category City Presented
Suitable for Teenagers (11-21), Adults, Seniors

Join us at the Rockingham Central Library for this free event to learn the art of Chinese lantern decorating.  You will be guided through the process of decorating your paper lantern.  Use your artistic flair or use a standard template to produce a colourful design that will brighten up your day.

For more information and to book your place contact the library on 9528 8683 or email rclcontact@rockingham.wa.gov.au bookings are essential.  This event is for adults ages 18+.

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Event date Wednesday 20 March 2019
Event time 3pm to 4.30pm
Event location: Rockingham Central Library, Dixon Road Rockingham WA 6168
Event category City Presented
Suitable for Teenagers (11-21), Adults

Free and fun program for kids aged 7-13 years who are above their healthy weight, and for their parents and carers. The Better Health Program is an interactive 10-week healthy lifestyle program for families held in a supportive and friendly environment. The program covers information about healthy eating and includes an hour of physical activity at every session. Sessions run each week for 2 hours. Places are limited. Register now by phone on 1300 822 953 or text 0409 745 645.

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Event date Thursday 21 March 2019
Event time 4pm to 6pm
Event location: Mike Barnett Sports Complex, Dixon Road and Goddard Street, Rockingham
Event category Community Event
Suitable for Children (6-11), Teenagers (11-21), Adults
Price Free

The Community Breakfast Bike Ride takes place along the stunning Rockingham coastline, starting at Long Point, Port Kennedy. The event includes three cycle distances: a 5km smooth and easy ride, a challenging 11km ride and an extra challenge of 19km. Riders check-in from 8am with the first wave taking off at 8.30am.

All three routes head out along the Rockingham coast shared path, starting and finishing at Long Point, Port Kennedy.

  • 5km riders turn around at Cote D'Azur gardens
  • 11km riders turn around using Fendham Street
  • 19km riders turn around near Safety Bay Yacht club.

Following the ride, everyone enjoys a free breakfast, free bike maintenance checks and children's activities including a bouncy castle, face painting, giant games, prizes and giveaways.

Registrations are now open for the 2019 Rockingham Community Breakfast Ride. Registrations are essential. Register for the ride here.

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

Download the flyer (PDF 1.63 MB)

Community Breakfast Ride 2019 Flyer

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Event date Sunday 24 March 2019
Event time 8am to 11.30am
Event location: Long Point, Port Kennedy Boat Ramp, Port Kennedy
Suitable for All ages
Price Registration essential

Council meetings are held on the fourth Tuesday of every month at 6pm 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 26 March 2019
Event time 6pm to 7.30pm
Event location: Administration Centre, Civic Boulevard Rockingham 
Event category City Presented
Suitable for Teenagers (11-21), Adults, Seniors
Price Free

Event Summary

Join us as we welcome Alison Bannister from Career Consulting to present a series of informative contemporary career workshops to help you craft your career for the New Year.

  • Gain skills to improve your confidence when job searching.
  • Learn easy tips and tricks to automate your job searching strategies.
  • Understand how to build your networks and improve your chances of success!

Bookings essential. To book or find out more information, please contact the library on 9528 8683 or email rclcontact@rockingham.wa.gov.au.

​View event flyer

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Event date Thursday 28 March 2019
Event time 10.30am to 12pm
Event location: Rockingham Central Library, Dixon Road Rockingham WA 6168
Event category City Presented
Suitable for Adults

As part of the City's Summer Series of free, family-friendly, smoke-free and alcohol-free events, come along to Peter Pan Under the Stars. Bring your own picnic blanket or chair down to Bell Park and escape to Neverland with an enchanted theatre performance in the park for all ages to enjoy.

Enjoy free, family entertainment before the show starts, including photo opportunities with your favourite fairytale characters. Food and drink will be available for purchase.

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

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Peter Pan Under the Stars flyer

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Event date Saturday 30 March 2019
Event time 5.30pm to 7.30pm
Event location: Bell Park, Rockingham Beach Road Rockingham WA 6168
Event category City Presented
Suitable for All ages
Price Free entry