Shire of Goomalling

The arts

Are you into music, writing, photography, crafts, history or beautiful gardens? There's something in Goomalling for you.

Public art

Dotted around Goomalling are mosaics, sculptures, murals, ceramics and other art works that have been created by locals, sometimes in conjunction with visiting artists. Check with the Shire on (08) 9629 1101 for upcoming community art projects.

Local bands and music

Adam Harris (0414 291 770) or music teacher Daphne Schell (9629 1164) generally know what bands or music groups are happening in Goomalling, or can put you in touch with other musicians who may like to get together.

Photography

The Goomalling Community Resource Centre produces an annual calendar featuring stunning photographs taken in Goomalling by residents and visitors. Contact the Community Resource Centre for more information on (08) 9629 1570 or goomalling@crc.net.au.

Endeavour Newspaper

Goomalling’s local fortnightly newspaper is written and produced by local volunteers and the Community Resource Centre staff. The paper includes local news and some creative writing by residents. Volunteer reporters, photographers and writers are always in demand. PO Box 167, Goomalling 6460. Phone (08) 9629 1570. Email: endeavour@crc.net.au. Fax (08) 9629 1571.

Goomalling Historical Society

The Goomalling Historical Society documents local history and runs the Goomalling Museum and Old Machinery Display on Throssell St. The Museum can be viewed by arrangement - call Harold on (08) 9629 1185 or Geoff on 0429 906 918. PO Box 224, Goomalling 6460

Craft Group

The Goomalling Craft Group come together every second Friday from 10am at the St John Ambulance Hall on Forrest St and happily welcome new people. Bring your lunch and a project you're working on and $5 to cover costs. Contact Kay French (08) 9629 1736 or Julie Smith (08) 9629 1251

Goomalling Craft Group

Pottery and ceramics

Goomalling has two kilns, a few potters but no official potters' group. If you're interested in using the kilns or getting in touch with other local potters, please contact Andrea Hardingham, Community Development Officer, at the Shire on 9629 1101 or cdo@goomalling.wa.gov.au.