Facilities and Recreation

 

Sports and Recreational Facilities 

Kununurra Youth Centre

The Kununurra Youth Centre is available for hire on a limited basis.

All enquiries should be directed to Save the Children, Kununurra on 08 9168 2300.

Please refer also to the Shire’s Public Event Guidelines and Public Event Application and Facilities Booking Form.

Kununurra Leisure Centre

The Kununurra Leisure Centre is a multi-purpose, community recreation facility catering for a wide range of sports, recreation activities and social functions.

Opening hours are as follows:

 

Centre Opening Hours

Monday

5.30am - 8.00pm

Tuesday

5.30am - 8.00pm

Wednesday

5.30am - 8.00pm

Thursday

5:30am - 8.00pm

Friday

5:30am - 8.00pm

Saturday

9.00am - 5.00pm

Sunday

9.00am - 5.00pm

Public Holidays

10.00am - 5.00pm

Contact Details

115 Coolibah Drive, Kununurra

Phone: (08) 9168 2120
Fax: (08) 9168 2581

A fully equipped gymnasium caters for the fitness conscious in a welcoming, fun and enthusiastic environment. There is a range of cardio and resistance training machines available.

There are a number of fitness classes on offer including Power, Cardio, Circuit and Boxercise. For session times and prices please contact the leisure centre.

Personal Training

Our Personal Trainer is Eli. To book a session please call him on 0438 578 066 or call the Kununurra Leisure Centre on 9168 2120

Personal training (30 minutes) $45.00
Personal training (60 minutes) $60.00
Gym Induction and Program $60.00

Fitness Classes

Kununurra Leisure Centre Fitness Classes

Monday 

Boxfit

5.30am - 6.30am

Wednesday 

Boxfit

5.30am - 6.30am

Friday 

Boxfit 

5.30am - 6.30am


For further information please contact the Kununurra Leisure Centre on 91682120.  Classes are subject to change without notice and are dependent on instructor availability.

Fees and Charges:
Gym Casual (one off visit) $12.50
Fitness Pass (10 visits) $105.00
Fitness Class (subject to instructor availability) $12.50

 

Gym Memberships:

Concession rates apply for anyone that can present a Disability Support Card, Australian Student Card or Seniors Concession Card at time of purchase only.

1 week $35.00
1 month $120.00
3 months $185.00
6 months $325.00
12 months $590.00
Concession Rates
1 month $90.00
3 months $170.00
6 months $300.00
12 months $540.00

 

Gold Memberships:

Includes access to the gym, squash courts, all fitness classes and swimming pool

1 week $35.00
1 month $125.00
3 months $230.00
6 months $415.00
12 months $730.00
Concession Rates
1 month $115.00 
3 months $195.00 
6 months $380.00 
12 months $630.00


Note: Fees and charges are subject to change.

Personal training is available by appointment and dependant on availability of staff, please contact the leisure centre for more details.

Kununurra Leisure Centre Swimming Pool 

An attractive outdoor swimming centre, it includes a six-lane 25m lap pool, partially covered with shade sails and has a water slide attached. There are two smaller children’s pools to cater for the little ones and an adventure pool which includes rainmakers and spas. The 25m pool is also equipped with a disabled hoist to allow all to enter the pool safely.

The pools are set in an oasis of well-kept lawns and gardens which is quite attractive, especially in the wet season when it is luscious and green. The pools are open all year round with some minor time changes between the seasons.

Swimming Pool Opening Times:

Monday 10:00 am - 05:30 pm 
Tuesday 05:30 am - 05:30 pm
Wednesday 05:30 am - 05:30 pm
Thursday 05:30 am - 05:30 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 06:00 pm  
Saturday 10:00 am - 05:00 pm 
Sunday 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Public Holiday  10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Swim Club
Monday/Wednesday  05:30 pm - 06:30 pm 

Fees and Charges 19/20:

Spectator

$5.00

Concession Fee

$3.00

5 years and under

Free

Child Swim (under 15 years)

$3.00

Adult Swim (15 years and above)

$5.00

Child Swim Pass (10 visits)

$25.00

Child Swim Pass (20 visits)

$40.00

Adult Swim Pass (10 visits)

$45.00

Adult Swim Pass (20 visits)

$80.00

Pool Lane Hire - $16.50 per lane, per hour, plus pool entry fee
Fitness Aquatic Class (subject to instructor availability) - $12.50

Pool Memberships (Adult):

1 month $58.00
3 months $135.00
6 months $210.00
12 months $350.00

 

Pool Memberships (Child):

1 month $35.00
3 months $90.00
6 months $126.00
12 months $210.00

 

Enrolment for Swimming Lessons - Term 4 

The Kununurra Leisure Centre would like to advise that swimming lesson enrolments for Term 4 are now open. Please fill out the enrolment form and return to the Kununurra Leisure Centre. Term 4 enrolment will close on Friday, 23 October 2020

For more information, please contact the Kununurra Leisure Centre on (08) 9168 2120.

Enrolments are now open for VACSWIM

The Kununurra Leisure Centre will be hosting the 2019 – 2020 Vacswim program!

Vacswim is a government-funded initiative that provides Australian primary school children with water knowledge. Swimming lessons will be held at the Kununurra Leisure Centre pool during the October and January school holidays, every weekday from 8 am – 12 pm. 
See below for program prices:

Single

Single Concession

Family

Family Concession

 Program

$30.00

$20.00

$81.00

$54.00

October 5 day

$16.00

$10.50

$41.00

$27.50

January Program 1

$30.00

$20.00

$81.00

$54.00

January Program 2

$30.00

$20.00

$81.00

$54.00

January short program

$16.00

$10.50

$41.00

$27.50

All participants are also required to pay our $3.00 pool entry fee

 For more information and to enrol, please visit the Vacswim website: education.wa.edu.au/swimming.

Alternatively, you can call Vacswim on 9402 6412 or email vacswim@education.wa.edu.au

Wyndham Swimming Pool

The Wyndham Swimming Pool located at 12 Civic Way, Wyndham has a six-lane 25-metre pool, a toddlers pool and wadders pool.

For pool fees please contact the pool directly on the number below.

The pool facilities are available for hire for social functions.

For further information please contact Wyndham Swimming Pool on 9161 1293.

Opening Hours

Monday Closed 
Tuesday Closed 
Wednesday 6 am - 8 am, 1 pm - 5 pm
Thursday 6 am - 8 am, 1 pm - 5 pm  
Friday 6 am - 8 am, 1 pm - 5 pm 
Saturday 12 pm - 5 pm 
Sunday 12 pm - 5 pm
Public Holiday  Closed 

Wyndham Recreation Centre

We are currently updating information and apologise for any inconvenience. Please phone the Wyndham Recreation Centre on (08) 9161 1293 for information. 

Sporting Facilities and Ovals

Kununurra Oval

Located centrally on Rod Hodnett Dr, the Kununurra Oval is fully lit and plays host to AFL, Softball, Teeball and Ultimate Frisbee amongst other community use.  For booking information, contact the Kununurra Leisure Centre on (08) 9168 2120

Kununurra Agricultural Society Oval

The Agricultural Society Oval is located off Ivanhoe Rd on Coolibah Dr.  The oval is surrounded by the Agricultural Society Show grounds and Polocrosse Grounds.  The oval has two low strength lights that allow some evening activity, for use of these lights contact the Ord River Magpies Football Club.  The oval is available for hire through the Kununurra Leisure Centre on (08) 9168 2120. 

Wyndham Oval

The Wyndham Oval is located along the Great Northern Highway.  For booking information please contact the Shire of Wyndham East Kimberley Wyndham Office on (08) 9161 1200. 

Kununurra Multipurpose Outdoor Courts

The Kununurra Multipurpose courts were redeveloped in 2008/09 and consist of 6 x tennis courts, 6 x netball/tennis courts and three basketball/netball courts.  At a total cost of $1.2 million, the courts have been completely resurfaced and are fully lit for night use.  This project was jointly funded by the federal government through the Regional and Local Community Infrastructure Program, state government through the Department of Sport and Recreation Community Sport and Recreation Facilities Fund, Shire of Wyndham East Kimberley, Kununurra Tennis and Kununurra Netball Associations.  The basketball/netball courts are left open for public usage; all other courts currently require a booking through the Kununurra Leisure Centre on (08) 9168 2120. 

Wyndham Multipurpose Outdoor Courts

The Wyndham Multipurpose Courts are located next to the Recreation Centre and Wyndham Swimming Pool on St Pauls Way.

Kununurra Skate Park

The Kununurra Skate park is located within the town centre in White gum Park.  Developed in 2002, the park is lit each evening between 4:30 pm and 8:30 pm.  The park is unsupervised and is used at your own risk.  Skate Park users are encouraged to wear full safety equipment at all times.

Facility Hire

If you are seeking to hire any of the Shire's facilities you are required to complete and submit the 2020 Shire Facility Booking Form.

If the Shire facility does not have a current Public Building Certificate of Approval or your booking does not comply with the conditions of this Approval and Event Notification Form must also be completed and submitted. Please click here for Shire Facility Public Building information. 

The Event Notification Form can be completed and submitted or please complete the online form

If your booking includes alcohol on the Shire leased or managed land, you will be required to submit a Liquor Application which can be downloaded here or you can complete the online form

Libraries 

Kununurra School and Community Library

Library Front

The Kununurra School and Community Library is a joint-use facility with the East Kimberley College. The library aims to provide excellent and relevant library programs, resources and customer service to the students, community members and visitors of East Kimberley College and the Shire of Wyndham East Kimberley.

Kununurra School and Community Library specialise in children's services, visiting author and illustrator events, programs that promote community harmony and resources about the Kimberley.

Kununurra School and Community Library are frequently described as the cultural hub of the town - a reputation we are proud of!

Library 1Library 2

Location

The library is located on the corner of Coolibah Drive and Mangaloo Street, Kununurra and is situated on the East Kimberley College grounds.

Phone: 08 9169 1227
Fax: 08 9169 1128
Email: librarian@swek.wa.gov.au

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Opening Hours

The Kununurra School and Community Library's normal operating hours are:

Monday 8am - 4pm
Tuesday 8am - 5:30pm
Wednesday 8am - 12:30pm
Thursday 8am - 5:30pm
Friday 8am - 4pm
Saturday 9am - 1pm

During School Holiday periods we open the following hours:

Monday        10:00am - 4:00pm
Tuesday        10:00am - 5.30pm
Wednesday  CLOSED
Thursday       10:00am - 5.30pm
Friday            10:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday       9:00am - 1:00pm

Catalogue

Do you want to see if we have the book you are after? Have a look at our online Catalogue

Special Events

The library hosts a number of events during the year.

The Kimberley Writers Festival is an annual event which aims to entertain and inspire the residents of, and visitors to, the East Kimberley with a variety of authors, musicians, songwriters, storytellers and illustrators who share their life stories, expertise and love of the written and spoken word.

For more information about this event click here

 Other events that the Kununurra Community and School Library host include:

  • Children's Book Week
  • Visiting Author and Illustrator Programs

Activities For Children And Parents

The Library offers Rhyme Time and Story Time each week. These sessions are an opportunity for children and their parents to read books, sing songs and participate in many other activities all of which will encourage the enjoyment of books.

The sessions are offered on these days:

Tuesday 8:30am Rhyme Time
Thursday 8:30am Story Time
Friday 9:00am Rhyme Time

Newspapers

There are four newspapers available for reading in the Library: The Australian, The Weekend Australian, The Kimberley Echo and the The Sunday Times.

Online Resources - Available With Your Library Card

Overdrive

Download eBooks Anytime, Anywhere!
WA public library members can borrow and read thousands of ebooks. Sign in with your library card to enjoy digital books on your computer, tablet, smartphone, or ebook reader anytime, anywhere.

Overdrive Kids

OverDrive Kids provides a safe and easy browsing experience for children. Kids can browse, sample, place holds and borrow eBooks appropriate for their age range and reading level.

Busy Things

Busy Things

Is an online resource for the early years that includes 115+ fun learning activities that help children learn important skills in the key learning areas of creative development, problem solving, reasoning, numeracy, communication, language and literacy and knowledge and understanding of the world.
This subscription service has been provided through Better Beginnings supporting families in sharing a love of reading

Borrow Box

BorrowBox is an award winning Australian App that enables Public Library members to browse and borrow bestselling eAudiobooks on their Apple or Android device for limited periods through digital loans. BorrowBox is a FREE download solution. Once you are signed in you can borrow or reserve up to 6 eAudiobooks or eBooks for a 2 week loan period Your library card membership number makes up your user name and the last four characters of you membership card make up your password.

Box RB Digital

Provides State Library and Public Libraries members with access to a range of eMagazines delivered right to their desktop or favourite mobile device. All you need is you library card membership number.

Management Committee

The Minister of Education and the Shire of Wyndham East Kimberley hold a long-term agreement for the managerment of the library, to cater for the whole community. The agreement calls for the formations of a Management Committee of six people, including two community members, who meet on a monthly basis during the four school terms.

You can find the Terms of Refernce for the committee here.

Wyndham Library

wyndham library 

Welcome to the Wyndham Library website page!

The Wyndham Library aims to provide excellent and relevant library programs, resources and customer service to the community of Wyndham.

Location

The Library is located in the Shire of Wyndham East Kimberley offices, Koolama Street, Wyndham.

Wyndham Library contact details

Phone: 08 9161 1200
Fax: 08 9161 1295
Email: wyndham.library@swek.wa.gov.au

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday 8:00am to 4:00pm. 

Activities for Children & Parents

WELA Story Time is held in the Wyndham Library on Thursday mornings starting at 8:30am.  As part of the Better Beginnings program, the Library offers parents and children a large collection of Story Time and Better Beginnings books, audiobooks and access to State Library of Western Australia e-resources, including TumbleBooks and StoryBox.

Catalogue

Do you want to see if we have the book, audiobook or dvd you are after?  Have a look at our online Catalogue

Being eSmart - safe use of technology

esmart

The Wyndham Library is part of the eSmart program.  Its aim is to educate Library members about safe and informed use of internet technologies and what to do when cyber breaches occur.

esmart

 

 

The Australian Government Cyber[Smart] website provides fantastic information for all members of the community, including fun and educational videos for young kids, kids, teens, parents, schools, indigenous peoples and citizens, including advice on what to do when cyber breaches occur.

 

creepquiz

Try the creepquiz and test your knowledge about being cyber safe.

eBooks

Wyndham Library members can now download free eBooks, audio books and other publications from the State Library of Western Australia using their new Wyndham Library card (for those Library members with old cards, please come by the Wyndham Library to receive your new Library card).

Up to 5 items can be downloaded onto personal computers and most popular mobile devices for a period of 7, 14 or 21 days, after which time the item will “expire” and will no longer be accessible.

Visit Western Australian Public Library Digital Media Collection to Register to access the catalogue (For easy-to-follow instructions how to register, please visit the Wyndham Library).

Online Resources

Available with your New Wyndham Library Card

borrowbox          zinio  Ancestry

 

AU NZ Reference Centre    Britannica Library   Busy Things

 

Cochrane Collaboration                         Health and Wellness Resource Centre     Literacy Planet

NoveList      OverDrive Enjoy ebooks     OverDrive Kids 

 

Popular Magazines

Links to Other Websites

Strong Families