• Welcome to the Shire of Northam

Activity Ideas for Seniors

Any physical activity is better than none and it is never too late to get more active to improve your health and wellbeing.

There are a variety of activity options available to Northam seniors. Try to find something you enjoy, is achievable and meaningful to you.

Senior Sport

Senior Sport is funding for seniors aged 60 years and over who wish to participate in sport and
active recreation. 

Financial Assistance for Active Seniors

What can I do?

Northam Recreation Centre                      

9622 5153  recofficer@northam.wa.gov.au

Social sports, group fitness, function rooms, walking group. Carpet bowls, Zumba, pilates

Clubs and Groups

Northam Bowls                                      9622 2002                         northam.bowls@bigpond.com

Northam Country Club                         9622 1050          northamcountryclub@westnet.com.au

  • Golf  Andrew Quin
  • Lawn Tennis Club Kathy Saunders
  • Squash Club Deanne Willis

Northam and Districts Gun Club         0417990715                       northamgunclub@gmail.com

El Caballo Social Golf Club Inc.          9573 1288                            ecsgc.treasurer@gmail.com

Avon Valley Adult Riding                     0499 030 177

Northam Seniors Social Club (Carpet Bowls)                             barbbrowning646@gmail.com

Northam running club                                                              northamrunningclub@gmail.com

Sing Australia                                         9622 2306

Avon Valley Arts                                    9622 2100

Avon Valley Environmental Society    96221453

Bridgeley Centre - Craft Group           9622 3981

Northam Aero Club                              0407 873 700

Northam Men’s Shed                            0417 955 627

Northam Aboriginal Men’s Shed         0438 995 246

Northam Over 60’s Group                    0403 804 721

Northam Hospital Falls Group               9690 1320           

Northam Theatre Group                        9622 3255

Northam Women’s Keep Fit Club        9622 5887

Northam Craft Shop                              9621 1288

Northam Gyms and Fitness

Regional Physiotherapy and Sports Injury Clinic

9622 5335 www.inbalancephysioandgym.com

  • Gym, group fitness, Living longer living stronger provider, seniors mens classes.

Euphoria Health                              

9622 5288 www.northamgym.com.au

Personal Trainer/Group Fitness

Sharon Luggett-Hassell                

0400 232 503 shazfit4life@gmail.com

Pools

Northam Swimming Pool                     9622 1535

  • Olympic, infant and medium size pools, water polo, beach volleyball, aqua aerobics

Wundowie Pool                                    9573 6344

 

Walking Trails                  

www.northam.wa.gov.au/tourism

  • Kep Track
  • Dorntj Koorliny (Walking Together) Track
  • Mt Ommanney
  • Burlong Pool
  • Enright Park

 

Wundowie Sport Clubs

 

Bakers Hill Sport Clubs

Wundowie Golf Club          9572 3237

Bakers Hill Golf Club                         0439 930 339

Wundowie Tennis Club     0417 796 401

Bakers Hill Tennis Club                   

Silver Wings Over 55’s       9574 0133

Bakers Hill Spinners and Crafts       9574 1556

Wundowie Ladies Darts    9573 6375

 

 

Online Resources and activity ideas

Seniors recreation Council Add life to your years Directory                           
www.srcwa.asn.au 

Trails WA                                                                
https://parks.dpaw.wa.gov.au/know/tralis-wa 

Trails in Parks                                                       
https://parks.dpaw.wa.gov.au/know/trails-parks 

Bushwalking                                                 
https://parks.dpaw.wa.gov.au/activity.bushwalking 

Citizen Science – Birdwatching                                  
www.birdlife.org.au/support-us/volunteer/ 

Citizen Science – Recording Wildlife                                                    
www.climatewatch.org.au

Active Transport                                      
www.transport.wa.gov.au/activetransport/cycling.asp 

Mind Games – Thinko!                                                                
 www.thinko.org.au/play/#/home

 Other community services

Killara Day and Respite Centre                                   9622 5765

Meals on Wheels                                                           9622 5195           

Share and Care Community Services Group            9622 2828

Wheatbelt Aboriginal Health Service                         9690 2888

 

Progress Associations - represent the needs and interests of the community

Bakers Hill                              0419 194 161                                      julie.williams13@bigpond.com

Clackline                              9574 1413                                                   eadine37@bigpond.com

Grass Valley                         0428 950 813                                              arborist@westnet.com.au

Southern Brook                    0419 025 917                                   seldomseenfarm@bigpond.com

Spencers Brook                   0429 693 094                                            matthew.letch@gmail.com

Wundowie                           0402 933 620                                            janetteseagrim@gmail.com

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