The Shire in conjunction with the Town of Mosman Park offers a range of physical activity programmes to the residents from time to time. For further information on any of these activities please contact the Shire office.
Does your child require assistance to ensure a positive introduction to sport and recreation?
Sportslink is an inclusive program that teaches basic sports skills and confidence to children with disabilities from 7 to 12 years of age. Qualified coaches and student volunteers will work with participants to:
Develop motor and sport skills
Provide a positive opportunity to engage in physical activity
This RecNet program has resulted from a partnership between Presbyterian Ladies College, the Shire of Peppermint Grove, the Towns of Mosman Park and Claremont and the City of Nedlands; and is funded by the Department of Sport and Recreation.
The Sportslink programme is held at Presbyterian Ladies’ College, 14 McNeil Street, Peppermint Grove. PLC offers a series of courses during the year and registration is essential. Please call Presbyterian Ladies’ College on 9424 6530 and come along to Sportslink to discover your child’s ABILITIES!
Western Suburbs KidSport
KidSport makes it possible for eligible children to join a not-for-profit sport or recreation club, by contributing up to $200 towards club registration and other agreed fees, regardless of their financial circumstances.
The Shire of Peppermint Grove and Towns of Mosman Park, Claremont and Cottesloe have formed a partnership with the Department of Sport and Recreation to implement and administer the Western Suburbs KidSport program.
To be eligible, children must:
Live in Peppermint Grove, Mosman Park, Cottesloe or Claremont
Be aged 5-18 years
Have a Health Care Card or Pension Concession Card
If you do not have a Health Care Card or Pension Concession Card, but suffer from financial difficulty, contact the Town of Mosman Park to discuss your nearest KidSport Referral Agent who will help determine if you are eligible to receive funding.
Sport and recreation clubs within the ‘Western Suburbs’ Local Government areas will need to register to become an official KidSport club in order for children to claim KidSport funding for their fees through Clubs Online. To register or sign up to Clubs Online, go to: http://clubsonline.dsr.wa.gov.au
How to apply
Ensure you meet ALL the eligibility criteria
Complete the KidSport Application Voucher, which can be obtained below or by visiting the Town of Mosman Park Administration Centre during normal office hours
Parent/Guardian must complete all sections of the Application Voucher
Attend the Town of Mosman Park Administration Centre Monday to Friday during normal office hours to have the voucher validated. Ensure you bring your Health Care Card/Pension Concession Card/referral form and photo ID confirming your residential address is within the Western Suburbs.