​​​​​​Located on the grounds of the iconic Charles Riley Memorial Reserve, the Stirling Community Centres - North Beach is the City of Stirling's newest community centre, being opened to the public in November 2014. This modern, versatile, multipurpose facility is equipped for private functions, meetings, seminars and sporting groups. The centre has several rooms available for hire including a commercial kitchen. This page features general information about the centre and its regular hirers, specific details about the rooms available for hire including fees and charges, as well as instructions for making a booking and contact details for enquiries.

Location and parking

The Stirling Community Centres - North Beach is located on the Charles Riley Memorial Reserve, which is bordered by Charles Riley Road, North Beach Road and Kitchener Street. Access to the car park is off Kitchener Street opposite Beachton Street. There are in excess of 250 car parking bays as well as eight accessible bays available for patrons of the centre, though these may also be utilised by members of the public attending the reserve.


Stirling Community Centres - North Beach (Charles Riley)


7A Kitchener Street 

North Beach WA 6020

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Rooms available for hire

Stirling Community Centres - North Beach has three rooms that are available for hire on a casual ('one-off') or regular ('on-going') basis. The rooms are listed below along with their main features. For fees and charges, please refer to the following section.

Social area 1

  • 250m2 in size holding up to 250 people standing or up to 180 people seated
  • Wood-look vinyl flooring in social area 1 and tiles in foyer
  • Reverse cycle air-conditioning for cooling and heating
  • Audio visual equipment including projector, automated screen, speakers
  • 210 chairs, 18 rectangular trestle tables and 15 round trestle tables
  • Includes access to commercial kitchen (see features below)​

Meeting room

  • 40m2 in size holding up to 40 people standing or up to 30 people seated
  • Carpeted floors
  • Reverse cycle air-conditioning for cooling and heating
  • 20 chairs and two rectangular trestle tables
  • In-room kitchenette featuring sink and access to water

Commercial Kitchen

  • Stainless steel benchtops and appliances
  • Gas oven, stove, griddle, salamander, deep fryer
  • Bain Marie, heat lamp, hot cupboard, instantaneous hot water wall urn
  • Dry storeroom and two separate cool rooms, one with glass doors and drink racks
  • Dual door freestanding freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Caterers' access through service yard

Please be aware that facility hire jurisdiction does not extend outside the boundaries of the hired area. If you would like further information about the Charles Riley Memorial Reserve or would like to know the schedule of bookings/activities taking place on the reserve, contact the Club Development Officer on (08) 9205 8555.  Similarly, if you would like to hire social areas 2 & 3 which form the club rooms, contact the applicable sporting club listed at the bottom of this page.


Fees and charges

The following fees and charges are for room hire at the Stirling Community Centres - North Beach. The City of Stirling's Council endorses the fees on 1 July each year and they are applicable until 30 June. The fees listed reflect the standard rate of hire; community rates of hire are available on request, however, only not-for-profit organisations verified by the City are eligible for the community rates. A bond, also known as a security deposit, is charged against all rentals.



​Social area 1 extended function rate

​am (negotiable) - 12.00am Friday and Saturday

​$1100.00 per booking

​High risk*​$2000.00 - $5000.00 per rental

​Social area 1 function rate

​3.00pm - 12.00am (set function time) Friday and Saturday

​$840.00 per booking

​Medium risk*​$1000.00 per rental

​Social area 1 day function rate

​Five (5) hours of hire outside set function time

​$350.00 per booking

​Low risk*​$500.00 per rental

​Social area 1

Outside set function time

​$70.00 per hour

​No risk*​$100.00 per rental

​Meeting room

Any time​

​$40.00 per hour

​Commercial kitchen

When hiring separately to a room

​$50.00 per hour

*The exact bond to be charged against the rental​​ is determined through the booking process.


How to make a booking

To hire the Stirling Community Centres - North Beach an application form must completed and submitted to the office, which initiates the booking process.  Before submitting an application form, the below instructions must be accepted/undertaken.

  1. There must be at least 15 business days (three weeks) until the firs​t booking date.
  2. The Terms and Conditions of H​ire must be read and understood.
  3. The suitability^ and availability of the centre must be checked with the office (contact details listed under Administration and general enquiries).  

After the above instructions have been completed, a Casual (for 'one-off' bookings) or a Regular (for 'on-going' bookings) hire application form can be downloaded and filled out. The application form and any supporting documentation, such as a Certificate of Incorporation for not-for-profit organisations, can then be submitted to the office (contact details listed under Administration and general enquiries). If approved, an officer will confirm via email or telephone, at which time a $50.00 non-refundable deposit will become due.  Payment of the deposit will allow the application form to be processed and documents confirming the successful booking will be emailed by close of business the same day.

Please be aware that submission of an application form does not, in any way, guarantee or confirm the booking. The booking process can take up to five business days from receipt of the application form.

^Please note that this facility is not suitable for 18th/21st birthday parties, bucks or hens nights.


Administration and general enquiries

Stirling Community Centres - North Beach is an unmanned/unstaffed facility and is administered from the City of Stirling Administration Centre. The below details may be used to check centre suitability/availability, submit an application form, or to make any other general enquiries.


Stirling Community Centres Office

City of Stirling

Administration Centre

25 Cedric Street

Stirling WA 6021

Direct Telephone (08) 9205 8489

Direct Email RecreationCentres@stirling.wa.gov.au


Activities and user groups

Stirling Community Centres - North Beach is home to several regular hire groups who conduct a variety of activities. The below table lists the groups based on their hired days. For more information about their activity, click on their name to be taken to their website/send them an email or alternatively call the office (contact details above) for further information.


Probus​ Club of Carine - Duncraig Monthly MeetingsJumping Joeys - Early Childhood GymPrime Movers Seniors ExerciseHouse Darksun Historical European Martial ArtsJumping Joeys - Early Childhood GymKonga with Kristy​
Core Martial Arts and Tae Kwon DoHouse Darksun ​Historical European Martial Arts​Core Martial Arts and Tae Kwon DoWeight Watchers Support Meetings
​Offshore Angling Club Monthly MeetingsSandgropers Sunshine Toy Library

North Beach Amateur Football Club

For information about the North Beach Amateur Football Club, email the President.

North Beach Junior Football Club 

For information about the North Beach Junior Football Club, email the President.

North Beach Cricket Club

For information about the North Beach Cricket Club, email the President.​