Shire of West Arthur

Sporting Groups

Darkan Badminton Club

Meet Shire Hall, Darkan. 

Darkan Basketball Club

Meet Basketball Courts, Darkan Sport and Community Centre. Season: end October - end March.

Darkan Book Club

Meet 2nd Thursday of the month at members’ houses. Books are hired from Fremantle Arts Centre each month (usually March - November), read before the meeting date and then discussed before having a coffee & piece of cake.

Darkan Bowling Club (Inc)

Play Saturdays & Sundays at the Darkan Sport & Community Centre, Memorial Drive. Playing bowls and socialising for young and old. Bowling Green. Air conditioned Club House has bar, function room and kitchen.

Moodiarrup Bowling Club

Meet Sundays (Oct - Apr) at the Moodiarrup Sports Complex. Our Club consists of about 30 members. Our aim and purpose is to enjoy fellowship and sportsmanship while promoting and teaching others the rules of Lawn Bowls. We have a pennant team in 1st division, which is played the Great Southern Bowling League.

Darkan Cricket Club

Meet: Cricket Nets, Darkan Football Oval. The Club is currently in recess (not enough players) but otherwise aims to participate in cricket games at the Williams Cricket Association and socialise with local (district) people. When operating, season: October - March. Training: Fridays 5:30pm, Games Saturdays or Sundays.

Darkan Darts Club

Play April to September, Tuesday nights at the Darkan Hotel.

Darkan Golf Club Inc

Club day: Mens - Saturday, Womens - Wednesday.

Based at the Darkan Sport & Communty Centre, Memorial Drive. Promote golf as a sport for all in the community.
Winter Season.

Moodiarrup Golf Club

Meet at the Moodiarrup Sports Complex. Club Day Saturday. 12.30pm hit off. Nine hole (18 tees) sand green golf course with excellent club facilities. Approx 20 members. Winter Season.

Darkan Horse & Pony Club

Season April-December. Club House & grounds near Darkan Caravan Park.

Birds (Blokes) With Balls

Exercise Classes run by Pam Stockley, Physio, to improve core stability, strength and shape. Tues, Weds & Thurs 5.30 pm at the Darkan Town Hall.

Stay On Your Feet

Meet Thursdays, 8:30am at the West Arthur Shire Hall. Gentle exercise for the over 50's, supported by the Upper Great Southern Health Service

Darkan Arts Council

RSL Hall. Aims to provide access to the Arts in the community. Regular craft days - china painting, sewing, candlewicking, pottery, etc. A Mini Market is held on the last Wednesday of the month with morning tea. Meet 3rd Friday of the month.

Darkan Bootscooting

Meet Thursday evenings at the CWA Hall, Darkan. Self help fun group.

Darkan Music & Drama Group

Meet at Change-rooms in the Shire Hall. Aims to provide a social club to foster and extend theatrical art and to produce musical and theatrical entertainment within Darkan and surrounding areas.

Darkan/Dura Patchwork & Quilting Group

Meet at Duralyn Patchworks, Duranillin.

Darkan Netball Club - Seniors

Meets to play Summer & Winter season at Roche Park Recreation Centre in Collie on Wednesday nights.

Darkan Rifle Club

Meet Rifle Range, East Darkan, Feb - Nov. Founded in 1907, oldest sports club in Shire. Attracts members from a wide area including, Collie, Bunbury, Wagin, Narrogin. New members welcome. First shoot free of charge. Shoot to fixture - normally Saturday fortnightly - however varies according to fixtures schedule.

Hillman Farm Skydivers Inc

Operates weekends all year and weekdays by appointment at Dardadine Rd. We aim to promote the skills and fun of skydiving and parachuting to the community. We provide training for people who want to start in the sport, and activities for experienced jumpers. Facilities include bunkhouse accommodation, sauna, showers, toilets and full clubroom facilities. Jump aircraft is a Cessna-182. Established at Hillman Farm for 25 years.

Arthur River Country Club

East Arthur Rd, Arthur River.

A sports club with 4 tennis courts (2 lit), and a 9 hole sand green golf course. Officially in recess, but the Club House is used for playgroup every Wednesday morning (contact Nicki Morrell on 9862 9066). Members can use facilities at any time providing they have a key.

Darkan & District Sports Club

Memorial Drive, Darkan.

A range of sporting groups including bowls, golf, tennis, junior basketball and football clubs use the facilities. The Complex is available for function hire. The complex has a well equipped kitchen for catering.

Bookings are made through the West Arthur Telecentre westarthur@westarthurcrc.com.au 9736 2000. Licensed bar/function Room.

Moodiarrup Sports Complex Inc

Arthur River-Boyup Brook Rd.

Sports facilities include 9 hole (18 tee) sand green golf course, 5 tennis courts and bowls green (synthetic turf)). Complex is available for hire.

Facilities include Club House - function room, kitchen, toilets & showers, full club liquor license.

Darkan Tennis Club

Social tennis is on Wednesday mornings, October to March. 

Moodiarrup Tennis Club

Meet at the Moodiarrup Sports Complex. To provide the opportunity and venue to play tennis. Normal Club Day Sunday. Tennis Club has 4 hard courts (lit) plus one synthetic grass court. Summer Season.

Darkan Bootscooting

Meet Thursday evenings at the CWA Hall, Darkan. Self help fun group.

Darkan Swimming Pool

Local Swimming Pool

November to April at Burrowes Street. The Darkan Swimming Pool is a facility shared between the Education Department and the local community. It is managed by a sub-committee of the Shire of West Arthur. Access by membership only.

Darkan Swimming Pool Information
Contact Shire of West Arthur
Phone 9736 2222

Click here for the link to the current West Arthur Community Directory where you will find the contact details.

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