Rockingham Community

In 2020, 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!

 

  • Date
    25 March 2020
  • Time
    6pm-7pm
  • Price
    Free
  • Location
    The Lookout
  • Suitable for
    All ages

Free weekly jungle body classes at the Rockingham Foreshore.

Join the HIIT Chicks every Wednesday from 6pm-7pm in front of The Lookout at the Rockingham Foreshore for a fun dance fitness workout.

All ages and abilities are welcome – no registration required. BYO sweat towel and water. Last class is Wednesday 25 March 2020.

  • Date
    28 March 2020
  • Time
    10.30am-11.30am
  • Price
    Free
  • Location
    Rockingham Central Library
  • Suitable for
    AdultsSeniors

Did you know that the Nyoongar calendar includes six seasons? Learn more about these six seasons as Marissa from Bindi Bindi Dreaming shares her knowledge with the community. Bush tucker tastings will be included as part of this workshop.

Bookings are essential. Contact the library on 9528 8683 for more information.

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  • Date
    28 March 2020
  • Time
    5.30pm-8pm
  • Price
    Free
  • Location
    Churchill Park
  • Suitable for
    All ages

As part of the City's Summer Series of free, family-friendly, smoke-free and alcohol-free events, the City presents Wizard of Oz. Bring your picnic blanket or chair down to Churchill Park and follow us along the yellow brick road with an enchanted theatre performance in the park.

Enjoy free family entertainment from 5.30pm including roving characters, face painters and pre-show stage performances. The Wizard of Oz performance begins at 6.30pm, and following the performance there will be photo opportunities with your favourite characters.

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

  • Date
    31 March 2020
  • Time
    10am - 10.30am
  • Price
    Free
  • Location
    Rockingham Central Library
  • Suitable for
    Early years (0-6)

A fun and engaging session aimed at children 12 months to 3 years old that promotes early literacy skills.  Come along for 30 minutes of fun with stories, songs, finger plays and movement rhymes.

All session are free, no bookings necessary.

For more information call Rockingham Central Library on 9528 8683opens in a new window or email rclcontact@rockingham.wa.gov.au.

  • Date
    31 March 2020
  • Time
    11am - 11.30am
  • Price
    Free
  • Location
    Rockingham Central Library
  • Suitable for
    Early years (0-6)

Rhyme Time is an interactive session for babies and their parents/carers and is suitable for children up to 2 years of age.  This is an interactive session with stories, songs and rhymes for you to share with your baby.

All sessions are free, no bookings necessary.

For more information call Rockingham Central Library on 9528 8683opens in a new window or email rclcontact@rockingham.wa.gov.au.
 

  • Date
    2 April 2020
  • Time
    10am - 12pm
  • Price
    Free
  • Location
    Rockingham Central Library
  • Suitable for
    Children (6-11)

Home-schoolers discover new people, skills and stories. This is a self-run group which meets each week to challenge themselves with board games, activities and then relax with some stories. It's a great way to network with other students and learn in a fun environment. Ages 5 - 12.

Registrations are essential. Please complete the details on the following link for each member. A full registration form will be provided at your first session.

  • Date
    3 April 2020
  • Time
    4pm-6pm
  • Price
    Free
  • Location
    Rockingham Central Library
  • Suitable for
    Youth (11-18)

Wicked for April is Get Arty! Succulents. Let your green thumb go wild at Rockingham Central Library. For ages 11-18 years. Bookings essential. Free event.

To find out more information, please contact Rockingham Central Library on 9528 8683

  • Date
    4 April 2020
  • Time
    10.30am-12pm
  • Price
    Free
  • Location
    Mike Barnett Sports Complex
  • Suitable for
    Children (6-11)Youth (11-18)AdultsSeniors

Come and try wheelchair rugby league.

This inclusive event run by NRL WAopens in a new window, supported by City of Rockingham, is open to everyone - adults and children with or without a disability. Registration is not required. 

Wheelchairs are provided, just bring your passion for sport and get into the game.

  • ate
    6 April 2020
  • Time
    3.45pm - 5pm
  • Price
    Free
  • Location
    Rockingham Central Library
  • Suitable for
    Children (6-11)Youth (11-18)

Come to our free Coder Dojo Club where young people can work on their coding skills and build creative projects of their own choice using digital technology. Please bring along your own laptop computer.

Sessions run weekly on Monday afternoons during school terms, suitable for ages 7–17 year olds (parents welcome and encouraged to attend).

Registrations are essential. Please complete the details on the following link for each member. A full registration form will be provided at your first session.

For more information, please contact the Rockingham Central Library on 9528 8683opens in a new window or email rclcontact@rockingham.wa.gov.au.

  • Date
    7 April 2020
  • Time
    10am - 10.30am
  • Price
    Free
  • Location
    Rockingham Central Library
  • Suitable for
    Early years (0-6)

A fun and engaging session aimed at children 12 months to 3 years old that promotes early literacy skills.  Come along for 30 minutes of fun with stories, songs, finger plays and movement rhymes.

All session are free, no bookings necessary.

For more information call Rockingham Central Library on 9528 8683 or email rclcontact@rockingham.wa.gov.au.

  • Date
    7 April 2020
  • Time
    11am - 11.30am
  • Price
    Free
  • Location
    Rockingham Central Library
  • Suitable for
    Early years (0-6)

Rhyme Time is an interactive session for babies and their parents/carers and is suitable for children up to 2 years of age.  This is an interactive session with stories, songs and rhymes for you to share with your baby.

All sessions are free, no bookings necessary.

For more information call Rockingham Central Library on 9528 8683 or email rclcontact@rockingham.wa.gov.au.

  • Date
    9 April 2020
  • Time
    10am - 11am
  • Price
    Free
  • Location
    Rockingham Central Library
  • Suitable for
    Early years (0-6)

Aimed at children ages 2 - 5, Story Time sessions include stories, songs and craft activities. These sessions promote a love of reading and reinforce many of the developmental skills they will use when starting school.

All sessions are free, no bookings are necessary.

For more information call Rockingham Central Library on 9528 8683 or email rclcontact@rockingham.wa.gov.au.

  • Date
    15 April 2020
  • Time
    1.30pm-2.15pm
  • Price
    Free
  • Location
    Aqua Jetty
  • Suitable for
    Children (6-11)Seniors

Come and have some fun, meet others, and spend quality time with your grandchildren.

Caring for your grandchildren can be very rewarding but also challenging, particularly during school holidays. These two free and fun sessions are aimed at grandparent carers and their grandchildren (aged 5-12 years) helping them to meet others in the same situation. All fitness levels are welcome.

Bookings are not required.

  • Date
    20 April 2020
  • Time
    10am-1pm
  • Price
    $20 per person
  • Location
    Rockingham Arts Centre
  • Suitable for
    Children (6-11)Youth (11-18)

Learn techniques to draw a realistic looking bird and finish using watercolours and inks on a wooden board.

This workshop is for children aged 8–16 years.

To register, please call the Rockingham Arts Centre on 9527 0734 between 9am-4pm, Monday to Friday.

  • Date
    22 April 2020
  • Time
    10am-12pm
  • Price
    $30 per person
  • Location
    Rockingham Arts Centre
  • Suitable for
    Youth (11-18)

Create a mini macramé wall hanging in your choice of colour – natural or denim.

This workshop is for children aged 13–16 years.

To register, please call the Rockingham Arts Centre on 9527 0734 between 9am-4pm, Monday to Friday.

  • Date
    22 April 2020
  • Time
    10am-1pm
  • Price
    $20 per person
  • Location
    Rockingham Arts Centre
  • Suitable for
    Children (6-11)Youth (11-18)

Make a quirky character on longs legs using paper mache, plaster and recycled materials in this workshop. The workshop runs over two days - Wednesday 22 April to Thursday 23 April. Children must be available to attend both days. 

This workshop is for children aged 8 - 16 years.

To register, please call the Rockingham Arts Centre on 9527 0734 between 9am-4pm, Monday to Friday.