George Burnett Leisure Centre

George Burnett Leisure Centre is the City of South Perth’s multi-purpose leisure facility. Located at George Burnett Park in Karawara, it offers a sports hall with basketball, badminton, soccer and volleyball courts, two seminar rooms and meeting rooms. The centre also runs a range of activities for the community. 

Behind the facility is a reserve with a playground, barbecues, an ‘edible garden’ and an outdoor skate park.

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Fees and charges can be seen in the tabs below.

Contact us

For more information about activities or hiring any of the Centre’s spaces, please contact the George Burnett Leisure Centre.
  • Phone 9474 0855
  • Opening Hours Regular open times:
    Monday - 8.30am-9pm
    Tuesday - 8.30am-9pm
    Wednesday - 8.30am-9pm
    Thursday - 8.30am-9pm
    Friday - 8.30am-9pm
    Saturday - 8.30am-6pm
    Sunday - 8.30am-6pm

    Courts and rooms are available for hire from 6am-1am.
  • Address Cnr Manning Rd and Elderfield Rd, Karawara WA 6152

Junior programs

The GBLC junior programs are for those children interested in sport who want to learn some skills in a social, fun and safe environment. The eight week programs are taught by experienced coaches and provide a great way for children to develop and master the fundamentals of selected games. Children will be taught skills and playing as a team. There are three clinics available - soccer, basketball and multisport.

Multi Sports

Multi Sports is an after school sports program that caters for children aged between 18 months-12 years and gives participants of all levels a chance to try their hand at a range of different sports

Soccer

The Junior Soccer Program is for children aged between 3-12 years. Children will learn ball skills, technique, footwork and field awareness.

Basketball

The Junior Basketball Program is a great way for children aged 3-12 years to develop and master the fundamentals of the game. Taught by experienced coaches.

Netball

The Junior Netball Program is an after school sports program running throughout term catering for children aged between 4-10 years.
Learning from expert coaches, each week will build another skill until we put it all together and play a game.

Kids Art 'n' Craft

A mixed media art class for children aged 7–12 years. During the term our art students will get the opportunity to use different art mediums and further develop their drawing skills. All materials supplied.

How to book

To register for any of the GBLC Junior programs, please phone 9474 0855, email leisurecentre@southperth.wa.gov.au or book online via the links below.

Term 4 Junior program calendar of activities

 Day TimeProgram Cost 
Monday

3.30-4pm (3-5 years)
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4-4.45pm (6-10 years)
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4.45-5.30pm (7-12 years)
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Junior Soccer Program$40 (+booking fee) for 8 week term
Wednesday

3.30-4pm (3-5 years)
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4-4.45pm (6-10 years Beginner)
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4.45-5.30pm (7-12 years Advanced)
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Junior Basketball Program$40 (+booking fee) for 8 week term
Thursday3.30-4pm (3-5 years)

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4-4.45pm (6-10 years)
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Junior Multisport Program$40 (+booking fee) for 8 week term
 

4.45-5.15pm (4-6 years)
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5.15-6pm (7-12 years)
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Junior Netball Program$40 (+booking fee) for 8 week term
Friday

9.30-10am (18 months to 3 years)
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10-10.30am (3-5 years)
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Junior Multisport Program$40(+booking fee) for 8 week term
 4-5.30pm (7-12 years)
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Junior Art Program$90 (+booking fee) for 8 week term
Saturday

10.15-11am (5-10 years)
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Junior Netball Program$40 (+booking fee) for 8 week term
 

11-11.30am (3-5 years)
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11.30am-12.15pm (6-12 years)
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Junior Multisport Program$40 (+booking fee) for 8 week term

School holiday program 

The George Burnett Leisure Centre holiday program encourages children to have healthy, active, lifestyles while learning new skills.

The program offers a wide variety of sporting activities to encourage physical activity, participation and healthy lifestyles for kids!

See below for the upcoming school holiday activities.

Basketball Clinic

A basketball focused clinic where children will be taught dribbling, passing, shooting, game play and team skills. Sessions are provided for 5-10 year olds.

Multisport Clinic

Children will try their hand at Basketball, Soccer, AFL and Hockey. Sessions are provided for 3-5 and 5-10 year olds.

Soccer Clinic

A soccer focused clinic where children will learn game play and team skills through games and fun activities. Sessions are provided for 5-10 year olds.

Netball Clinic

Participants will learn passing and shooting skills in fun games whilst playing in different competitions. Sessions are provided for 5-10 year olds.

Halloween Art & Craft

Children will create Halloween themed arts and crafts and win themselves a ticket to the City of South Perth Halloween event. Sessions are provided for 5-12 year olds.

Halloween Cooking

A fun filled morning of halloween treat making. Ghost and Spider Pizzas, Jelly Worms in edible soil, Mummy Dogs, Spooky Halloween Biscuits and Fruit Jack O ’Lantern Cups. Sessions are provided for 5-12 year olds.

How to book

To register for any of the GBLC School Holiday programs, please phone 9474 0855, email leisurecentre@southperth.wa.gov.au or book online via the links below.