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Mandurah and Regional Events

The following learning and activity opportunities may be of interest to the Riverside ESC Community:

2019

Tiny Treasures Christmas Artists SaleTiny Treasures

Come and delight in the sixth annual Tiny Treasures Christmas Artists’ Sale which is attracting a growing following in our city. It features hundreds of small, unique works created by local artists and artisans.

When: Saturday 16th November, starts 10:00 am and concludes 8:30 pm with fireworks

Where: Contemporary Art Spaces Mandurah -- 63 Ormsby Terrace, Mandurah WA 6210

Community Christmas Pagaent

Come and experience the wonder of Christmas at the Mandurah Christmas Pageant presented by ACTON Mandurah. This wonderful tradition sees local community groups and businesses parade their floats through Mandurah’s CBD.

Note: This is a smoke-free, alcohol-free, pet-free event.

When: Friday 6th November, starts 6:00 pm and concludes 8:30 pm with fireworks

  • 6.00 pm Mandurah Christmas Pageant
  • 7.00 pm Live stage entertainment, interactive nativity scene and workshops
  • 7.30 pm Santa’s Grotto
  • 8.30 pm Spectacular Fireworks presented by 7 Eleven

Where: Eastern Foreshore, Mandurah Terrace, Mandurah

Visit the City of Mandurah webpage at www.mandurah.wa.gov.au/whats-on/calendar/major-events/community-christmas-pageant

New Years Eve Celebrations

Join the community of Mandurah at the New Year's Eve Celebrations for live music and fireworks to welcome in 2020. Check out the free shuttle bus running between Mandurah Station and Mandurah Visitors Centre.

Fireworks: 9pm and midnight

Live DJ all night, disco lights, roving entertainment and amusement rides on the Mandurah foreshore. With hours of entertainment, activities and amusements the evening will be a great night out for the whole family.

Note: This is a smoke-free, alcohol-free, pet-free event.

When: Monday, December 31 from 6 pm to midnight.

Where: Eastern Foreshore, Mandurah Terrace, Mandurah

Visit the City of Mandurah webpage at www.mandurah.wa.gov.au/whats-on/calendar/major-events/new-years-eve

2020

Australia Day Citizenship Celebrations

Join the community of Mandurah and special guests on Australia Day for the city's largest annual Citizenship Ceremony.

Head to the foreshore between 7am - 9am to enjoy a cooked Aussie breakfast thanks to the Lions Club of Mandurah and live music thanks to the Mandurah Concert Band. The official ceremony starts at 8.30 am where over over 100 new citizens will take their oath to become Australia’s newest citizens.

Download the official program and join in the celebrations.

Note: This is a smoke-free, alcohol-free, pet-free event.

Crab Fest

Crab Fest is the largest free regional community event in Western Australia and will be held on 14 and 15 March, 2020 attracting over 100,000 locals and visitors to the City of Mandurah. The event showcases the lifestyle, location, culture and talent that makes Mandurah so unique. Of course, Crab Fest would not be Crab Fest without a celebration of the native blue manna crab!

When: Saturday, 14 March 2020 from 10am – 8.30pm, Sunday, 15 March 2020 from 10am – 5pm

Information: crabfest.com.au

Note: This is a smoke-free, alcohol-free, pet-free event.

What's New

  • Comprehensive Departmental Review Declares Riverside ESC an "Effective" School

    In December 2019, and as part of the compliance requirements set by the WA Department of Education (DoE) for Independent Public Schools, Riverside Education Support Centre underwent a comprehensive review process involving an in-depth investigation of the school's business plan and capacity to carry out it's stated goals. The subsequent report furnished by DoE recognises the excellent work of the school.

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  • Murdoch University says Thank You

    Riverside ESC has a long tradition of supporting learning educators. Our programs and teachers are well respected and offer an opportunity for these pre-graduating teachers to experience the joys and challenges of an education support centre. This year we have hosted several "Pre-Service Teachers" from Murdoch University's Discipline of Education.

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  • Murdoch University says Thank You

    Riverside ESC has a long tradition of supporting learning educators. Our programs and teachers are well respected and offer an opportunity for these pre-graduating teachers to experience the joys and challenges of an education support centre. This year we have hosted several "Pre-Service Teachers" from Murdoch University's Discipline of Education.

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  • End 2019 Planner - Lot's On

    To assist families and carers of our students, we have prepared a Planner to cover the last half of Term 4. There are many events planned and while not every student will need to attend every event, a planner provides best opportunity to be prepared.

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