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Inclusive events and programs

Two women are taking part in a bonsai planting activity. Two women are taking part in a bonsai planting activity.

The City provides a wide range of activities, events and program for the community throughout the year, with the aim of ensuring that these are accessible and inclusive for the whole community, including people with disability. Visit the What’s On Calendar to find events.

If you have any specific access queries or requests, please contact us at customer@rockingham.wa.gov.au or 9528 0333.

Planning accessible and inclusive events

If you are holding a community event, you need to ensure access and inclusion for all. For more information and guidance on how this can be achieved, go to planning accessible and inclusive events.

International Day of People with Disability

International Day of People with Disability is celebrated by the City each year as an opportunity to increase public awareness, understanding and acceptance of people with disability, and celebrate the achievements and contributions of people with disability.

In 2019, Celebrate Ability was held to celebrate the day, with over 500 community members attending. Check out the gallery and video below.

Celebrate Ability 2019

  • Mayor Barry Sammels speaking at Celebrate Ability 2019Mayor Barry Sammels speaking
  • Live music performance by local students at Celebrate Ability 2019Live music performance by local students
  • Dance performance by TRACKSUIT at Celebrate Ability 2019Dance performance by TRACKSUIT
  • Sensory games and activities at Celebrate Ability 2019Sensory games and activities
  • Cuddles with a koala at Celebrate Ability 2019Cuddles with a koala
  • People enjoying the paint a car activityPeople enjoying the paint a car activity
  • Trishaw Rides at Celebrate Ability 2019Trishaw Rides
  • Patting and feeding a horse at Celebrate Ability 2019Patting and feeding a horse
  • MC’s Hannah and Danielle
  • More dancefloor action at Celebrate Ability 2019More dancefloor action
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  • Mayor Barry Sammels speaking at Celebrate Ability 2019
  • Live music performance by local students at Celebrate Ability 2019
  • Dance performance by TRACKSUIT at Celebrate Ability 2019
  • Sensory games and activities at Celebrate Ability 2019
  • Cuddles with a koala at Celebrate Ability 2019
  • People enjoying the paint a car activity
  • Trishaw Rides at Celebrate Ability 2019
  • Patting and feeding a horse at Celebrate Ability 2019
  • More dancefloor action at Celebrate Ability 2019

Video

Celebrate Ability 2019

Highlights from Celebrate Ability 2019.

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