Getting involved in the community is beneficial for your mind, body and overall wellbeing. Participating in a group or an event within your local area creates an important sense of connection. Some ways to get involved include:
There are a range of clubs, community and hobby groups throughout the City. To find out who they are and where they are located, visit the City’s Community Directory.
Joondalup Volunteer Resource Centre (JVRC)
The JVRC can help match your time availability, skills and interests with a suitable volunteering role.
Neighbourhood BBQ Program
Organising a neighbourhood barbeque or picnic in a local park is a great opportunity for neighbours in your street to meet and get to know each other.
Get on Board Program
This program engages volunteers to assist seniors to learn how to use public transport. Seniors gain confidence in accessing public transport and independence by improving their ability to connect with services, activities, friends and family.
The City offers a wide range of events all year round including the Joondalup Festival, Positive Ageing events, the Sunday Serenades concert series, art exhibitions, youth music events, markets and outdoor summer concerts. See the City’s events calendar for details.
Environmental events and activities
The City hosts a range of environmentally focused events and activities which include environmental tours on wildflowers, bird watching, the coast, Aboriginal heritage, Greater Gardens Workshops and more. See the City’s events calendar for details.