Community Notices

Coolbinia Primary School

Specialist Netball Program

Attention Year 6 students and netball coaches Trials for the John Forrest Specialist Netball Program for Year 7 2019 are being held on Wednesday   9 May 2018  (9.00am-11.00am) Wednesday   16 May 2018  (9.00am-11.00am) The Netball trials will be held at the Morley...

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Triple P – Positive Parenting Program

Triple P is a multilevel system of parenting and family support for every parent. Triple P teaches practical, effective ways to manage common issues which most parents will face, such as: tantrums, meal time and bed time difficulties, whingeing, disobedience, hurting...

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Chess Club for Term 2

Chess Club for Term 2 will commence on Tuesday 1 May from 7.30am - 8.30am. New club members are asked to contact the club co-ordinator Gaby Reubenson to confirm if a space is available for their child/ren for Term 2. Existing club members are asked to please bring...

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Faction Swimming Carnival Results

From the Year 6 Attaches, Connor and Noah Thank you parents, teachers and students who participated in the swimming carnival. It was great to see that everyone tried their best. Thank you very much Mr Harris for organising the Carnival. It was a very close swimming...

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Coolbinia Netball – more players needed

The Coolbinia Netball Club is looking for 2-4 more players to join their Year 6 team for the Winter Season. Both boys and girls are welcome! The season commences on Friday 11 May. Games are at 5.20pm and are held at Mathews Netball Centre in Jolimont. Training will be...

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Coolbinian Mini Moshers (kindy and younger)

Launching at Alexander Park Tennis Club, Menora, this term, Rock ‘n’ Toddle is offering you a FREE trial session this Friday 2 March at 10.00am.  Rock n Toddle is an exciting, interactive, educational weekly program which introduces children to the joy of popular...

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Play AFL @ Coolbinia

The Coolbinia Bombers Junior Football Club are looking for new players to join the club. The club provides award winning programs for both Boys and Girls from Kindy upwards and has been recognised as  “Junior District Club of the Year” for 2017.  Fun, friendship and...

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Intergenerational Playgroups

Intergenerational Playgroups bring families and seniors together in a unique way.  They often have smaller numbers, so they feel a lot more like family gatherings and create beautiful relationships for both families and seniors. For more information, contact Playgroup...

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Changing the Game…Parenting Through Sport

FREE event - registration essential to secure your ticket. Unlock the secrets to giving your kids positive, healthy and rewarding experiences while playing junior sport. Wednesday 21 February FOR MORE...

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Free Positive Parenting Program

You're invited to attend a free short 2 hour session that will focus on some of the commonly experienced behaviours....disobedience, aggression and fighting. Three sessions are available. FOR MORE...

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Before school Tennis

If your child is interested in playing tennis before school this year, please fill in this REGISTRATION FORM. Classes commence this week Kindy to Year 2 Wednesdays 7.30 am - 8.15 am Year 3 to Year 6 Friday 7.30 am - 8.15 am    ...

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Perth Scorchers Bus Visit

HOWZAT?!!.... Following the success of the BigBash cricket series and courtesy of the WACA, the 'Perth Scorchers' bus will be visiting our school this Thursday 8 February at recess. It will be a short visit but promises to be packed with prizes, competitions, free...

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Chess Club 2018

If you are interested in joining the Coolbinia Chess Club and are in Year 2-6 this year, please fill in THIS REGISTRATION FORM below and bring along with you to our first meeting next year - Tuesday 13...

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Trackstars in Term 1- Sign Up Now

Make sure you register for Trackstars in Term 1 - a children's running programme developing speed, technique and strength.  Thursdays at Coolbinia from 7.30am - 8.15am More Information Here Register Here...

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SmartRider Cards – Order Online

How to Order your SmartRider card online.... Monitor WA receives the card order straight away. Every order placed before 9am will be processed and dispatched that same day. There will be no need for students / parents to purchase a bank cheque / money order, envelope...

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State Library – Backyard Book Fair – 2 December

Free fun for kids and their carers. Be entertained, write and draw with Western Australian children’s authors and illustrators. Purchase signed Christmas gifts and meet your favourite local book creators including A´ska , Cristy Burne, Kelly Canby, James Foley, Frané...

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Triple P Parenting : Focus on Teenage Children

A special Triple P parenting program is being run at John Forrest SC with a focus on assisting your pre-teens and teenage children on the difficult road to adolescence.    Parents of year 6 students are invited to come along.  Please see attached...

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Old School Community Fair – Mt Hawthorn – Sat 28 October

We welcome Coolbinia Primary students, staff and families to our Old School Community Fair, Mount Hawthorn Primary, Sat 28 October 2017 from noon - 7.00pm. Come and enjoy wonderful food, fabulous live entertainment, amazing art, over 50 stalls showcasing handmade...

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Tennis at Coolbinia Primary – Term 4 Enrolments Now

Hot Shots Tennis is back at Coolbinia Primary in Term 4 - on Wednesday and Friday mornings. Details below. Kindy - Yr 2:   Wednesday 7.30 – 8.15am   Yr 3 - 6:   Friday 7.30 - 8.15am To find out more about the course and enrol your child/children simply fill out the...

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Free Triple P Parenting Seminars…

Free Parenting Seminars held at Coolbinia Primary in October and November - sign up now.  A range of topics will be covered including: The Power of Positive Parenting - 30 October Raising Confident Competent Children - 6 November Raising Resilient Children - 13...

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Chess for Life – 2018 Details

Chess begins for 2018 on Tuesday 13 February. Chess Club is held in the Library from 7.30 am till 8.30 am. Please contact Jack South for more information.       jacksouth@iinet.net.au Signup form is  ...

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Churchlands SHS – Good 2 Grow

Five years ago at Coolbinia PS we started the Fabulous Fertiliser Fundraiser - now Churchlands Senior High has their own version - with fertilizer, potting mix, garden products and more... This year is better than ever and will be a fantastic day out for families,...

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National Bookshop Day this Saturday 12 August

It’s National Bookshop Day this Saturday.  Love Your Bookshop Day is a chance to celebrate what makes your local bookshop great, creating community, supporting ideas and creativity, and opening doors to other worlds and experiences. Whether it’s for their amazing...

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Free Triple P Parenting Program for Parents of Teens

The Triple P Teenage seminar series is being offered at Mount Lawley SHS for 3 evenings commencing next Wednesday 16 August 7.00 - 9.00pm. The seminar is free and parents of year 6 students are invited to attend. All the Information is available on the Mount Lawley...

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COSCA Holiday Program – Book Now

Camp Australia - our out of school care providers - have a fantastic holiday program planned for the July break. Take a look and book in now to avoid disappointment.  ...

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Positive Parenting Course at Coolbinia – Monday July 24

A special free course is being offered to Coolbinia PS parents and caregivers on Monday 24 July. The course is particularly focused on "Managing fighting and aggression in children" - looking at siblings and other relationships. There is a limit of 12 people so please...

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Sick of Losing Uniform Items? The P&C have an idea

There are so many "lost" winter jackets at school at the moment its crazy. Our lost property is overflowing. The P&C would like you to get behind a new initiative to ensure items find their way back to families quickly and easily. Please take a look at this tagging...

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ECU Kids Holiday Program – Free Half-Day Pass

The ECU Kids Holiday Program is an exciting program that is not only fun for children, but extremely good for them. Our program is for 5-13 year olds and focuses on giving kids as much sporting experience as possible!  Activities are structured so they are appropriate...

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Singing Lessons

If you'd like to be able to sing a little better in the shower - or go on a global tour... find out more here

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School Holiday Performing Arts Classes at WAAPA

WAAPA Winter School 2017 These July school holidays WAAPA is offering exciting programs for students in years 4 to 12. The Winter School includes classes in acting, drama, dance, screen acting and music theatre. For information about the many courses on offer please...

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Netballers Needed…

Players are wanted for the Year 5 Coolbinia netball team which plays at Matthews Netball Centre at 5.20pm on Friday nights. Year 6's can also apply. Come and have fun and keep fit at the same time. If your interested - please contact Jo at josimo@iinet.net.au as soon...

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Mount Lawley Senior High School Enrolments 2018

Enrolments for Mount Lawley SHS are currently being accepted - with a closing date of 23 June 2017 (week 9 of Term 2) for students wishing to commence in 2018. SVAPA application portfolios are also due very soon. Please visit The Mount Lawley Senior High School...

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Getting in the Morning Groove

Free Trial Dance Classes - May 8, 9, 15 & 16. Come down and get your rhythm happening before school. Starting in Term Two, Caroline Edwards, of Caroline’s Funky Dance, will be running dance classes in the undercover area before school on Monday and Tuesday mornings....

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SVAPA Applications in by Friday 7 April

SVAPA Enrolment Applications - Specialist Visual & Performing Arts @ Mount Lawley Senior High School (School of Performing and Visual Arts)   Closing Date is 7 April Please be aware that the closing date for applications for the 2018 SVAPA program is Friday 7 April....

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Want to Play Soccer? Try Inglewood United

Inglewood United invites aspiring young soccer players, boys and girls, ages 5 through to 9, to join us for the 2017 season. Miniroos at Inglewood is all about having fun, learning new skills, developing personally and making life-long friends. Join us at Walter Road...

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Kayaking in the School Holidays

Slalom Kayak Training - Learn basic paddling skills and have loads of fun on the river this holidays. Suitable for boys and girls aged 10 and above - everything provided. $50 per person. Get all the information from...

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The WA Youth Orchestra are on the hunt…

Western Australian Youth Strings Orchestra and the West Australian Youth Orchestra are looking for potential new members.  Applications are now open for budding musicians - Details...

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Emergency Dental Treatment Over the Holidays

The Mt Lawley Dental Therapy Centre will be closed during the school holidays. EMERGENCY ONLY  dental treatment is available between the hours of 8.00am – 4.00pm on the following days: Monday 10 April Tuesday 11 April Wednesday 12 April Please phone Hillcrest Dental...

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Trackstars Program – Running for kids

Trackstars is a fabulous running program for kids hosted at Coolbinia Primary School on Thursday mornings before school. The program focuses on correct running skills and efficient powerful movement patterns in children - and lots of fun! There's lots planned for Term...

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Saver Plus Program

For families who may be having trouble meeting education costs, please be aware that help if available. Saver Plus is a program that matches dollar for dollar savings up to $500 for expenses relating to children's education. Please find out more here: Letter to...

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Triple P Parenting Program FREE – starting soon

The Triple P Seminar Series is a highly regarded program for effective and positive parenting. Three seminars make up the series - one per week. The course is offered for FREE courtesy of the Department of Health (Child and Adolescent Health Service) Limited places -...

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Cyber Safety Education for Parents – Wednesday 15 March

Parents, it's the P&C sponsored event we've all been waiting for . . . the Parent Cyber Safety Education session! Wednesday 15 March at 7.00PM Come and learn about all the latest e-Safety trends and tricks, and how to keep your kids safe online. This is an event not...

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Maggie Dent Blog

For those not already with Maggie Dent's work, she is a popular and inspiring speaker on bringing up happy healthy children in the 21st century. For those interested, her blog makes for some positive and heartening reading. Click the pic to read...

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Holiday Fun with Camp Australia

If you aren't sure what to do with the kids during the April holidays, Camp Australia (our COSCA provider) is running Holiday Fun sessions with all kinds of adventures planned.  Click the pic to find out what's on the agenda and how to sign up...  ...

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Relationships Australia Courses for Parents

Relationships Australia are running education programs for parents throughout March. Parent-Child Connection Mums Raising Boys  Understanding Stepfamily Relationships Various times and prices....

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Triathlon Course for Kids

Great exercise, great coaches and great fun.  No Pressure and no experience necessary. Open now to all kids from 4 years to 14. Exceed TriKids Course is all about making it fun. Based at Terry Tyzack Aquatic Centre and Yokine Reserve. Here's the...

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Netball at Coolbinia in 2017

Due to a high level of interest from the Yr 3 girls we are happy to advise that Perth Netball Association has now allocated Coolbinia Primary School a place for the team to participate in the winter competition. Games are played at Matthews Netball Centre in Jolimont...

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The Cool Dad’s Camp Out is back in 2017

Get ready Coolbinia Dads and go brush off the camping gear because the 3rd annual Camp Out is coming. Saturday March 25 to Sunday March 26 its Dad duty and a chance to camp out on the school oval, meet lots of other dads and have a ball with your kids.  Children from...

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Track Stars at Coolbinia Primary School

Come to a free trial session this Thursday morning - 9 February - and give Track Stars a go. Its a really fun program based on fitness for kids - and looking at game play, skill development and training. Run by experts in the field. See the flyer for details....

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Chess Club in Term 1 2017

Our Coolbinia Chess Club is very popular and spaces are limited - please get in early to avoid disappointment. Please find details of how to sign up for Term One 2017 in the form attached....

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Cricket Camp in January 2017

The Mt Lawley District Cricket Club be running a cricket camp in the second week of January in 2017. It's open to any children in the community that want to come along. Join us from January 9-12, 9.00am to 1.00pm each day for 4 days of cricket fun. Western Warriors...

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Free Protective Behaviours Workshops for Parents

The City of Stirling are providing free workshops for parents throughout August in a variety of locations. The workshops will provide an informal session to educate and provide parents with the practical skills to empower their children to stay safe and to cope with...

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Building Resilience in Children – Guest Speaker – 15 August

On Monday 15 August,  Perth College is delighted to be able to offer a parent education session by Hugh van Cuylenburg from The Resilience Project.  Members of the community are very welcome to attend. Please read the flyer for more details on this event. To register...

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