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.

Book the sports hall or a meeting room online

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 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
  • 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 5-10 years and gives participants of all levels a chance to try their hand at a range of different sports. This program will not be available in Term 1.

Indoor Soccer

The Junior Soccer Clinic is for children aged between 5-10 years. Children will learn ball skills, technique, footwork and field awareness.

Basketball

The Junior Basketball Program is a great way for children aged 5-10 years to develop and master the fundamentals of the game. Taught by experienced coaches.

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.

Netball

The GBLC netball program is an after school sports program running throughout Term catering for children aged between 5 and lO years.
Learning from expert coaches, each week will build another skill until we put it all together and play a game.

Term clinics run from week 2 of each term. 

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 3 Junior program calendar of activities

 Day TimeProgram Cost 
Monday

3.45-4.15pm (3-5 years)
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4.15-5pm (6-10 years)
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Junior Indoor Soccer $40 for 8 week term
Wednesday

3.45-4.15pm (3-5 years)
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4.15-4.45pm (5-10 years Beginner)
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4.45-5.30pm (7-8 years Advanced)
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Junior Basketball $40 for 8 week term
Thursday3.45-4.15pm (3-5 years)

Sold Out

4.15-4.45pm (6-10 years)
Sold Out

Multisport clinic$40 for 8 week term
 4.45-5.30pm (4-10 years)
Sold Out
Netball$40 for 8 week term
Friday4-5.30pm (7-12 years)
Sold Out
Kids Art n Craft$90 for 8 week term
 

9-9.30am (18 months to 3 years)
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9.30-10am (3-5 years)
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Multisport clinic$40 for 8 week term
Saturday

10.15-10.45am (4-10 years)

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Junior Netball$40 for 8 week term
 

10.45-11.15am (5-10 years)

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Junior Basketball$40 for 8 week term

 

 

11.15-11.45am (5-10 years)

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Junior Indoor Soccer $40 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 5-9 year olds.

Sports Clinic

Learn to play four types of sports at each clinic including AFL, cricket and athletics. Sessions are provided for 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.

Kids Art n' Craft

Learn new skill and create a masterpiece. A kids arts and craft session running this April school holidays. Sessions are provided for 5-12 year olds.

Winter Cooking

A fun filled afternoon of winter treat making. Participants will get the chance to design, create and decorate edible treats. 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.

July 2019 school holiday calendar of activities

 Date TimeProgram  Cost
Monday 8 July 20199.30am-12pm (5-12 years olds)Winter Cooking

$40 for 1 session
$70 for 2 sessions
Enrolment closes 12pm, 5 July 2019
Sold Out

Tuesday 9 July 20199am-12pm (5-10 year olds)Sports Clinic

$30 for 1 session
Enrolment closes 12pm, 8 July 2019
Sold Out

Friday 12 July 20199am-12pm (5-10 year olds)Basketball

$30 for 1 session
Enrolment closes 12pm, 10 July 2019
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Monday 15 July 20199.30am-12pm (5-12 year olds)Winter Cooking

$40 for 1 session
Enrolment closes 12pm, 5 July  2019
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Tuesday 16 July 20199am-12pm (5-10 year olds)Soccer Clinic

$30 for 1 session

Enrolment closes 12pm, 15 July 2019
CANCELLED

Wednesday 17 July 20199.30am-12pm (5-12 year olds)Winter Arts & Craft

$40 for 1 session
Enrolment closes 12pm, 16 July 2019
Sold Out