WA Seniors Week 2023 runs from 12-19 November 2023, and recognises the important role that seniors play in our community and celebrates the contributions of older Western Australians.

This seniors week we encourage all seniors to take the leap and enjoy these events throughout the week.

Download Seniors Week Program Booklet (PDF 5MB)

City of Canning events

Free entry to Canning Leisureplexes

Free for new members with a WA Seniors Card (65+). Access the gyms, pools and selected group fitness programs.

Daily from 10am to 2pm. Learn more.

Dementia without Loneliness with Michael Verde

Hear from Michael Verde, an award-winning writer, speaker, documentary producer and globally recognised thought leader in the field of dementia care.

Wednesday 15 November, 6pm to 7.30pm at Hillview Hub

Bookings are essential.

LEGO for Seniors

LEGO for seniors provide a fun and engaging way to exercise creativity, improve dexterity, and promote mental sharpness.

Monday 13 November, 10am to 11am at Riverton Library

Social Singing Seniors Special

Love a good song? So do we! It’s time for you to shine! Meet new friends, and have a blast!

Wednesday, 15 November, 10am to 12pm at Riverton Library

Muddy Hands Festival 2023

Take your grand kids down for a play and a great time.

Saturday 18 November, 10am to 3pm, at Canning River Eco Education Centre

Scam Prevention Workshops

Learn how to protect yourself from scams and frauds at our workshop. Enjoy peace of mind knowing you are equipped with the knowledge to stay safe.

  • Monday 13 November, 1pm to 2pm at Riverton Library
  • Thursday 16 November, 1pm to 2pm at Cannington Library

Grandparents Storytime (ages 3-5)

Go on a story adventure with your little ones with tales as old as time.

  • Tuesday, 14 November, 9.30am to 10.30am at Riverton Library
  • Wednesday, 15 November,9.45am to 10.45am at Hillview Hub
  • Friday, 17 November, 10am to 11am at Willetton Library

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Community events

Cycling Without Age – Trishaw Rides

Hop on an adventure ride at Kent Street Weir, Wilson.

  • Tuesday 14 November, 9.30am to 11.30am
  • Thursday 16 November, 9.30am to 11.30am
  • Friday 17 November, 9.30am to 11.30am

Bookings are essential. Email to book.

Canning Speakers Club

Build your confidence with the art of public speaking.

Thursday 16 November, 6.15pm to 7.30pm at Canning Arts Centre

Bookings are essential. Email to book.

Willetton Rotary Artisan Market

Come see a wide range of Western Australian made products.

Sunday 12 November, 9am to 1pm at Agincourt Park

GRAI GLBTI Rights in Ageing Inc.

Join the Befriending Program and support a peer or check out the Village Hub Events.

For more information, visit the GRAI website or email villagehub@grai.org.au.

Herald Avenue Seniors Centre

Become a member and enjoy activities, outings and priceless friendships.

Herald Avenue Seniors Centre, 2 Herald Avenue, Willetton. Visit their website to find out more.

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Rostrata Family and Neighbourhood Centre events

See a range of programs available. Refreshments provided after all activities. For more information, contact 9457 3888 or email admin@rostratafc.org.au.

Digital Technology Club for 50+ – “Taking Care of Your Own Hereafter”

Monday 13 November, 9.30am to 11.30am

Intro to Crochet with Rostrata Craft Group

Wednesday 15 November, 9.30am to 12pm

Tai Chi

Wednesday 15 November, 12.30pm to 1.30pm


Wednesday 15 November, 2pm to 3pm

Zumba Gold

Friday 17 November, 9am to 9.45am

Coffee, Chat and Chill

Friday 17 November, 10.30am to 12.30pm

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Queens Park Seniors Club classes

Bookings are essential for these classes. To book, call 9458 7258 or email queensparkseniors@outlook.com. Visit the Queens Park Seniors Club website to learn more about the programs and activities they offer.

Water Colour (beginners welcome)

Every Wednesday, from 8 to 22 November
1.30pm to 3.30pm

Smart Device (Phone/iPad/Tablet) Photography

Every Thursday, from 16 to 23 November
1pm to 2.30pm

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Cannington Library

233 Sevenoaks St, Cannington
(08) 6350 7350

Riverton Library

67 Riley Rd, Riverton
(08) 9231 0944

Willetton Library

39 Burrendah Blvd, Willetton
(08) 9229 9540

Cannington Leisureplex

233 Sevenoaks St, Cannington WA 6107
(08) 6350 7300

Riverton Leisureplex

67 Riley Rd, Riverton WA 6148
(08) 9231 0900

Hillview Hub

1-3 Hill View Pl, Bentley WA 6102
(08) 9461 7186

Rostrata Family and Neighbourhood Centre

Prendwick Reserve Prendwick Way, Willetton
(08) 9457 3888

Queens Park Seniors Club

5 Elshaw Street (corner of Donaldson St), Queens Park
(08) 9458 7258

Herald Avenue Seniors Centre

2 Herald Ave, Willetton
(08) 6260 7658

Related links

Age Friendly Canning
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