What else is on?

This page contains links to a number of activities outside of the Prince Henry environs which may be of interest. There may be many more. Please complete the feedback form below if you'd like to advise amendments and/or additions.

 Kamay parkrun | every Saturday morning

What: Weekly timed 5km runs for all ages and abilities

When: 7am every Saturday

Where: In the park adjacent to the Yarra Bay Sailing Club, 67-69 Yarra Road, Phillip Bay

Cost: FREE!

Who: Open to everyone of all ages and abilities

Find out more and register: Check out the Kamay parkrun special

Perhaps our Probus talks may be of interest to your subscribers.

 Malabar Combined Probus Club | fourth Tuesday of each month

Probus is all about Friendship, Fellowship and Fun in retirement. Probus provides you with the opportunity to join together in clubs and to progress healthy minds and active bodies through social interaction and activities with retirees in your community. Probus opens the door to new experiences and friendships, you can hear wonderful guest speakers, stay active by participating in a wide range of activities and explore your community, your country or the world.

Everyone is welcome to come along to our regular meetings.

What: Malabar Combines Probus Club meetings with guest speakers

When: Fourth Tuesday of each month at 10am

Where: Upstairs at the Juniors Malabar (formerly Malabar RSL), 28 Victoria Street, Malabar NSW 2036

More information: Call 02 9311 2461 | check out the Malabar Combined Probus Club Facebook page | Visit the Probus South Pacific website 

 An Afternoon with John Mullen | 2 February

John Mullen, Australian of the Year 2017, Chairman of Telstra, Chairman of the Australian National Maritime Museum Foundation and Director of Silent World Foundation, will talk about his dive expeditions on the Laperouse wrecks at Vanikoro, and on marine archaeology. John will also share some treasures from his personal museum including items recovered from the wrecks and documents signed by Laperouse himself.

Post lecture refreshments will be provided. All most welcome!

What: An Afternoon with John Mullen

When: Saturday 2 February 2019 from 4pm to 6pm

Where: La Perouse Museum, Anzac Parade La Perouse

Cost: $10 members | $15 non members

RSVP: friendsofthelaperousemuseum@gmail.com by 28 January 2019 

 Pere Receveur Mass at La Perouse | 17 February

The Pere Receveur Mass is celebrated annually on the verandah of the Laperouse Museum near the grave of Fr Receveur who died at Botany Bay on 17th February 1788. He was a priest and scientist with the La Perouse expedition. He may have been the first Catholic priest in Australia.

  • Shade, sound system, transportation of items provided courtesy of Randwick City Council 
  • Sausage sizzle provided by Seaside Lions 
  • Refreshments by Friends of Laperouse Museum.

Check out the piece Friar Pere Receveur | Franciscan, scientist in the Historical stories web section.

What: Pere Receveur Mass

When: Sunday 17 February at 11am

Where: On the verandah of the Laperouse Museum, Anzac Parade, La Perouse

Who: Everyone is invited to this outdoor Mass 

More information: Email Lee standrew@tig.com.au

 Hearing Loss Seminar | 20 February

Learn about hearing loss and how to protect your hearing.

Presented by Australian Hearing and Randwick City Council, this information session is suitable for Seniors and their Carers. Light refreshments served.

Topics include:

  • The signs and causes of hearing loss
  • Tinnitus
  • Why hearing health is important
  • The effects of hearing loss
  • Hearing aids and devices
  • Services offered by Australian Hearing

What: Hearing Loss Seminar

When: Wednesday 20 February 2019 | 6:30 to 8:30pm

Where: Margaret Martin Library, Level 1, Royal Randwick Shopping Centre, Belmore Road, Randwick

Cost: FREE!

Bookings: Bookings are required | Phone 02 9093 6972 or email Frida.Kitas@randwick.nsw.gov.au

More information: Check out the flyer

 Stay Standing Program | 25 February to 1 April 2019

In this six week FREE program learn how to manage your risk of falling for healthy independent ageing with practical fall prevention information. Participants will need to attend all six sessions. Light refreshments provided.

  • Falls risk indicator testing, balance, exercise to prevent falls
  • Recognising common seniors emergencies
  • SMART goal setting
  • Healthy bones, managing continence
  • Vision, footwear
  • Safety at home and away
  • Managing medication, sleep and chronic pain
  • Review falls risk indicators, tai chi sampler

What: Stay Standing six week Program

When: Monday’s 10:30am to 12:30pm

Where: Kensington Park Community Centre, Kensington Park, 1a Day Lane, Kensington

Cost: FREE!

Eligibility: People aged 55 years and over.

Bookings: Places are limited and bookings are required | Phone: 9093 6972 or by email frida.kitas@randwick.nsw.gov.au

More information: Check out the flyer

 Check local facilities for yourself:  

 

 Clubs

Coogee Beach Surf Life Saving Club

Coogee Diggers

Coogee Legion Club

Coogee Lions Club

Coogee Surf Life Saving Club

Coogee Triathlon Club

M club (formerlyMaroubra Sports Club)

Maroubra Seals

Maroubra Surf Life Saving Club

Matraville RSL Club

Randwick & Coogee Amateur Swimming Club

Randwick Botany Cycling Club

South Maroubra Dolphins Winter Swimming Club

South Maroubra Surf Life Saving Club

The Juniors Kingsford

The Juniors Malabar (formerly Malabar RSL)

The Juniors Maroubra Junction

Yarra Bay 16ft Sailing Club

 Cycling

Bike tracks

Randwick Botany Cycling Club

 Libraries and museums

Laperouse Museum 

Libraries and Museums - Botany

Prince Henry Hospital Nursing and Medical Museum

Randwick City Library

 Parks

Kamay Botany Bay National Park

Parks - Randwick

Parks - Botany

Playgrounds - Randwick

 Randwick City Council

Randwick City Council − What's on

 Sport

Coogee Triathlon Club

Golf

M club (formerlyMaroubra Sports Club)

Hensley Athletic Field

Soccer - Botany

Sports fields - Randwick

Surf sports

 Swimming

Botany Aquatic Centre

Des Renford Leisure Centre

Learn to swim - Botany

Learn to swim - Randwick

Nippers

Ocean pools - Randwick

Randwick & Coogee Amateur Swimming Club

South Maroubra Dolphins Winter Swimming Club

 Walking

Bare Island

Coastal walkway

Randwick City Tourism bushwalking

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