Kids sports, programs and competitions

Find information relating to all children's sports, programs and competitions on this page.

Junior sports competitions

Junior sports competitions are a fun and social way for the kids to stay active. Junior basketball and indoor soccer competitions nominations are now open.

  • Nominate a team

    Team nominations are open! To register a team, please complete the relevant form below.

    Please note you will need to create an account in order to nominate your team. If you have any issues please contact us here.

    Junior Soccer team nomination

    Junior Basketball team nomination

  • Registrations of interest are open to join a team competing in the current season. Once your details are in the system, our staff can then get in contact with you if teams are looking for additional players.

    Please note, by registering as an individual this does not guarantee a place in a team.

    Individual registration form | soccer

    Individual registration form | basketball

  • SportCentreDay

    Age Groups

    Junior basketballHerb GrahamWednesdayYear 5-6 mixed, year 7-8 boys, year 9-10 boys
    Junior indoor soccerScarboroughFridayYear 1-2 mixed, year 3-4 mixed, year 5-6 mixed

    Fixtures

    You can view your team's fixtures via our online portal using the link below. Junior competitions will start at 4.00pm and finish at 6.30pm.

    Fixtures and results

  • Teams will be required to pay the game fee prior to the commencement of the game each week. The weekly game fee is $57.00 per team, no registration fees.

    Withdrawals

    At the end of the season, teams can decide whether to re-nominate into the next season or not. Teams that choose to withdraw their team during the season will incur a $100.00 withdrawal fee.

  • Junior basketball timeline

    Start date

    Wednesday 17 April 2024

    School holiday break (no games)

    Wednesday 3 July 2024 and Wednesday 10 July 2024

    Semi-finalsWednesday 11 September 2024
    Grand finalsWednesday 18 September 2024
    Season endsWednesday 18 September 2024 (All teams)

    Junior indoor soccer timeline

    Season start

    Friday 19 April 2024

    School holiday break (no games)Friday 5 July 2024 and Friday 12 July 2024
    Semi-finalsFriday 13 September 2024
    Grand finalsFriday 20 September 2024
    Season endFriday 20 September 2024 (All teams)

    Please note, games do not run on public holidays or during school holidays.

Junior sports coaching programs

Sports are a great way for kids to learn important skills, such as teamwork, sportsmanship and a strong work ethic. Sessions are available at Hamersley Recreation Centre, and Herb Graham Recreation Centre. 

  • Fees

    SportTerm fee (10 weeks)

    Once off trial fee

    **Payable upon entry**

    Basketball$95.00 per child $13.50
    Indoor Soccer$95.00 per child$13.50 

    Please note trial fee is subject to class availability.

    You can enrol at anytime throughout the term, if you enrol later the cost will be at the pro rata amount.

    Enrolment

    Ready to enrol?

    Check program availability, enrol and pay online today.

    Enrol now

  • Junior basketball and indoor soccer

    Our junior basketball and junior indoor soccer coaching programs are held at Stirling Leisure Centres – Herb Graham Recreation Centre – Mirrabooka, with junior basketball also running at Stirling Leisure Centres – Hamersley. Programs are tailored for ages 6 to 12, focusing on skill development, teamwork, and fun.

    Experienced coaches provide engaging sessions that help your child build their game while fostering a love for the sport. Classes run for 60 minutes and are split into two age groups, for more information view timetables. 

  • Hamersley Recreation Centre

     MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
    3.45pm to 4.45pmBasketball (5 to 7-year-olds)    
    4.45pm to 5.45pmBasketball (8 to 12-year-olds)    

    Herb Graham Recreation Centre

     MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
    3.45pm to 4.45pmIndoor Soccer (5 to 7-year-olds) Basketball (5 to 7-year-olds)  
    4.45pm to 5.45pmIndoor Soccer (8 to 12-year-olds) Basketball (8 to 12-year-olds)  
  • What skill levels do the programs accommodate?

    Our programs cater to various skill levels, from beginners to more experienced young athletes. We structure sessions to accommodate and challenge all participants.

    What should my child bring/wear to the session?

    Participants should wear appropriate sports attire and footwear. It's recommended to bring a water bottle.

    Who are the coaches and what qualifications do they hold?

    Our coaches are certified professionals with experience in coaching junior athletes. They undergo background checks and hold relevant coaching certifications.

    How are the session structured?

    Sessions are typically structured to focus on skill development, teamwork, and game understanding. They often include drills, practice games, and fun activities tailored to the age group.

    What is the duration of the program?

    Our programs are held weekly and run in line with the school term.

    How can I speak to someone about the Junior Sports Coaching Programs?

    To speak to a member of our friendly team, you can email slcsportsandprograms@stirling.wa.gov.au or call your chosen facility reception.

Home school programs

Home school programs offer a great opportunity for kids to learn sportsmanship in a fun and engaging environment. Sessions are available at Hamersley Recreation Centre.

  • Fees

    SportTerm fee (10 weeks)

    Once off trial fee

    **Payable upon entry**

    Home school program - basketball$95.00 per child$13.50

    Please note trial fee is subject to class availability.

    You can enrol at anytime throughout the term, if you enrol later the cost will be at the pro rata amount.

    Enrolment

    Ready to enrol?

    Check program availability, enrol and pay online today.

    Enrol now

  • Home school programs

    Our home school programs are held weekly at Stirling Leisure Centres - Hamersley. The program is open to students aged 6 to 15 years, with sports activities tailored to different age groups. 

    Students can enjoy basketball sessions, or take part in multi sports sessions playing soccer, floorball, badminton, dogdgeball and more! Classes run for 60 minutes and are split into two age groups, for more information view timetables.

  • Hamersley Recreation Centre

     MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
    10.55am to 11.55am    Home School Basketball (11-15 year-olds)
    12.00pm to 1.00pm    Home School Basketball (6-10 year-olds)
    1.05pm to 2.05pm    Home School Basketball (11-15 year-olds)
  • Benefits

    1. Physical Fitness: Regular physical activity promotes overall health and well-being.
    2. Character Development: Sports teach discipline, teamwork, and perseverance.
    3. Social Interaction: Athletes interact with peers, coaches, and opponents.
    4. Time Management: Balancing sports and academics enhances time management skills.
       

School holiday programs

Keep the kids busy over the school holidays with our sports programs, arts and crafts programs or our mini and teen chef classes! Each program provides quality coaching for your child, so they can learn in a fun and supportive environment.

  • Fees

     Early bird feeStandard fee
    Sports programs$23.00 per child$28.00 per child
    Mini and teen chefN/A$31.50 per child
    Arts and crafts programN/A$31.50 per child

    Please note early bird price discount for the July 2024 sports programs ends - Friday 21 June 2024.

    Enrolment

    Ready to enrol?

    Check program availability, enrol and pay online today.

    Enrol now

  • Sports programs

    Our sport classes are run by qualified and experienced coaches. Get Active in the holidays and come join us for some fun on court. This program is for children aged 5 until child turns 12.

    Mini and teen chef program

    Kids can get cooking and learn basic kitchen skills these school holidays with our mini chef program. Take home a plate of food cooked during the class and the recipe - so it can be recreated at home! Please note children with allergies or dietary requirements may not be suitable for this program. This program is for children aged 6 until child turns 13

    Arts and crafts program

    Children can get creative in our arts and crafts programs. Design, decorate, and have fun creating something special with guidance from our instructors. Take home the instructions with your child's unique creation for future inspiration. This program is for children aged 6 until child turns 13.

  • July timetable

    Hamersley Recreation Centre

    MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
    1 July 20242 July 20243 July 20244 July 20245 July 2024

    Sports: 9.00am to 12.30pm

    Dodgeball, Soccer & Basketball

    Mini Chef: 9.00am to 11.00am

    Pizza with greek yoghurt dough and berry fruit drink

     

    Sports: 9.00am to 12.30pm

    Basketball Clinic

    Mini Chef: 9.00am to 11.00am

    Mini beef sliders with potato chips and chocolate milkshake

    No Session

    Mini Chef: 12.00pm to 2.00pm

    Pizza with greek yoghurt dough and berry fruit drink

     

    Mini Chef: 12.00pm to 2.00pm

    Mini beef sliders with potato chips and chocolate milkshake

     

    8 July 20249 July 202410 July 202411 July 202412 July 2024

    Sports: 9.00am to 12.30pm

    Netball Clinic

    Mini Chef: 9.00am to 11.00am

    Vanilla 'fairy bread' cookies and strawberry milkshake

    Sports: 9.00am to 12.30pm 

    Dodgeball, Floorball & Basketball

    Mini Chef: 9.00am to 11.00am

    Angel cupcakes and banana milkshake

    No Session

    Mini Chef: 12.00pm to 2.00pm

    Vanilla 'fairy bread' cookies and strawberry milkshake

    Mini Chef: 12.00pm to 2.00pm

    Angel cupcakes and banana milkshake

    Herb Graham Recreation Centre

    MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
    1 July 20242 July 20243 July 20244 July 20245 July 2024
    No Session

    Sports: 9.00am to 12.30pm

    Soccer Clinic

    Mini Chef: 9.00am to 11.00am

    Pizza with greek yoghurt dough and berry fruit drink

    Sports: 9.00am to 12.30pm

    Sports Carnival Day & Dodgeball

    No Session
    8 July 20249 July 202410 July 202411 July 202412 July 2024
    No Session

    Sports: 9.00am to 12.30pm

    Basketball Clinic

    Mini Chef: 9.00am to 11.00am

    Vanilla 'fairy bread' cookies and strawberry milkshake

    No Session

    No Session

    Scarborough Leisure Centre

    MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
    1 July 20242 July 20243 July 20244 July 20245 July 2024
    Handball, Floorball & Dodgeball

    Toddler Gym: 9.00am to 12 noon

    Hats and Hills Theme

    Sports: 9.00am to 12.30pm

    Sports Carnival Day & Dodgeball

    Sports: 9.00am to 12.30pm

    Soccer Clinic

    Toddler Gym: 9.00am to 12 noon

    Hats and Hills Theme

    8 July 20249 July 202410 July 202411 July 202412 July 2024

    Sports: 9.00am to 12.30pm

    Dance, Dodgeball & Gymnastics

    Toddler Gym: 9.00am to 12 noon

    Hats and Hills Theme

    Sports: 9.00am to 12.30pm

    Basketball Clinic

    Sports: 9.00am to 12.30pm

    Handball, Dodgeball & Soccer

    Toddler Gym: 9.00am to 12 noon

    Hats and Hills Theme

     

Mini and teen chef term programs

The mini and teen chef programs are a great way for children to learn basic cooking skills and kitchen safety. Every participant will bring home a snack to share. These programs are a great way to get the children into the kitchen to start cooking at home.

  • Fees

    All courses are $112.50 pro rata

    Enrolment

    Ready to enrol? Check program availability, enrol and pay online today.

    Enrol now

  • Term 2 - Course one

    WeekRecipes
    Week 1Fish tacos
    Week 2Apple and cinnamon pikelets
    Week 3Rainbow stir-fry
    Week 4Lemonade scones
    Week 5Chicken paella

    Term 2 - Course two

    WeekRecipes
    Week 1Sushi rolls
    Week 2Healthy cacao, coconut + date bliss balls
    Week 3Chicken dumplings
    Week 4Lemonade scones
    Week 5Pizza with greek yoghurt dough

    Important information: This may not be suitable for children with severe food allergies, please contact us before registering.

    All recipes are available upon request after each class.

  • Hamersley Recreation Centre

    AgeDurationLocationDayTimeClass sizeDates
    6 years to 12 years4 week course

    Stirling Leisure Centres - Hamersley

    Thursday

    3.45pm to 5.00pm10 participants18 April to 16 May 2024
    6 years to 12 years6 week course

    Stirling Leisure Centres - Hamersley

    Thursday3.45pm to 5.00pm10 participants7 March to 28 March 2024

    Herb Graham Recreation Centre

    AgeDurationLocationDayTimeClass sizeDates
    6 years to 12 years5 week course

    Stirling Leisure Centres - Herb Graham

    Monday3.45pm to 5.00pm10 participants15 April to 13 May 2024
    6 years to 12 years5 week course

    Stirling Leisure Centres - Herb Graham

    Monday3.45pm to 5.00pm10 participants20 May to 24 June 2024
  • What if my child has a food allergy?

    Please contact us before registering. Please note that the program may not be suitable for children with severe food allergies.

    What do I need to bring?

    The following items are required for each class:

    • Container to bring the food home
    • Suitable enclosed shoes
    • Hair tie to tie long hair back