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 including NEW group fitness classes. See below under Adult programs for more information. 

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

Fees and charges can be seen below.

Book the sports hall or a meeting room online

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 Monday - Friday, 8.30am-9pm
    Saturday and Sunday, 8.30am-6pm
    Courts and rooms are available for hire from 6am-1am.
  • Address Cnr Manning Rd and Elderfield Rd, Karawara WA 6152

In term 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. In term junior programs

Multi Sports

Multi Sports is an after school sports program that caters for children aged 18 months-12 years and gives participants of all levels a chance to try their hand at Basketball, Soccer, AFL and Hockey.

Term 3 2020

  • Multisport 18 months-4 year olds - Wednesday afternoons from 5 August 2020 to 25 September 2020, 2-2.45pm. CANCELLED
  • Multisport 18 months-4 year olds - Friday mornings from 7 August 2020 to 25 September 2020, 10-10.45am. SOLD OUT
  • Multisport 3-5 year olds - Monday afternoons from 3 August 2020 to 21 September 2020 3.30-4pm. SOLD OUT
  • Multisport 6-10 year olds - Thursday afternoons from 6 August 2020 to 24 September 2020, 4.4-5.30pm. SOLD OUT

Soccer

The Junior Soccer Program is for children aged between 4-12 years. Children will learn ball skills, technique, footwork and field awareness.

Term 3 2020

  • Soccer 4-6 year olds - Monday afternoons from 3 August 2020 to 21 September 2020, 4-4.45pm. SOLD OUT
  • Soccer 7-12 year olds - Monday afternoons from 3 August 2020 to 21 September 2020, 4.45-5.30pm. SOLD OUT

Basketball

The Junior Basketball Program is a great way for children aged 4-12 years to develop and master the fundamentals of the game. Taught by experienced coaches.

Term 3 2020

  • Basketball 4-6 year olds - Wednesday afternoons from 5 August 2020 to 23 September 2020, 3.30-4.15pm. SOLD OUT
  • Basketball 7-12 year olds - Wednesday afternoons from 5 August 2020 to 23 September 2020, 4.15-5pm. SOLD OUT

Netball

The Junior Netball Program is an after school sports program running throughout term catering for children aged between 4-12 years. Learning from expert coaches, each week will build another skill until we put it all together and play a game.

Term 3 2020

  • Netball 4-6 year olds - Thursday afternoons from 6 August 2020 to 24 September 2020, 3.30-4pm.  
  • Netball 7-12 year olds - Thursday afternoons from 6 August 2020 to 24 September 2020, 4-4.45pm. SOLD OUT

Art

Participants will learn different drawing and painting techniques, try their hands at clay sculptures and create wonderful pieces of art taught by a qualified Art teacher. All materials supplied.

Term 3 2020

  • Art 7-12 year olds – Friday afternoons from 31 July 2020 to 18 September 2020, 4-5.30pm. SOLD OUT 

How to Book

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

 

July 2020 School Holiday Program

The GBLC school holiday programs are for children interested in sport or art who want to learn some skills in a social, fun and safe environment. 

Basketball Clinic 

A basketball focused clinic where children will be taught dribbling, passing, shooting, game play and team skills.

  • 1-4pm, Monday 6 July. $25/session. Ages 6-10 years old. SOLD OUT
  • 10am-12pm, Monday 6 July. $20/session. Ages 4-6 years old. SOLD OUT

Netball Clinic

Participants will learn the passing and shooting skills and use it in fun gameplay. Perfect for beginners taught by qualified coaches.

  • 9am-12pm, Tuesday 7 July. $25/session. Ages 5-12 years old. SOLD OUT

AFL Clinic

An AFL focused clinic where children will be taught all the skills, game play and team skills.

  • 11am-2pm, Wednesday 8 July. $25/session. Ages 5-10 years old. SOLD OUT

Multisport Clinic

Incorporating soccer, AFL, basketball and hockey, participants will learn the skills and use them in a games!

  • 9am-12pm, Tuesday 14 July. $25/session. Ages 5-10 years old. SOLD OUT

Art Class

Children will participate in a range of arts and craft activities.

  • 9am-12pm, Wednesday 8 July. $40/session. Ages 7-14 years old. SOLD OUT
  • 9am-12pm, Wednesday 15 July. $40/session. Ages 7-14 years old. SOLD OUT

How to Book

Register for any of the GBLC school holiday programs, please click the 'Book Now link. For enquiries please phone 9474 0855, email leisurecentre@southperth.wa.gov.au.