Sport and fitness
Goomalling is a very sporty community, with plenty of activities to choose from and facilities to use, many based at the recreation ground on the corner of Quinlan and Lockyer St.
Goomalling has an attractive grassed football oval at the recreation ground with Auskick and Nippers footy for the kids and two men's teams, a League and Reserve side. Goomalling is part of an eight-team league, battling against Toodyay, Gingin, Wyalkatchem, Dowerin, Wongan-Ballidu, Dalwallinu and Calingiri for the flag in the Mortlock Football League. Goomalling and Wongan Hills hold the finals every year, alternating the grand final. Goomalling has done well over the years, winning 21 out of 60 premiership flags. Games are played on Sundays from April through to September.
Goomalling Football Club President Murrray Siegert, 9623 2288 or 0428 232 288, PO Box 84, Goomalling WA 6460
Mortlock Football League PO Box 81, Wongan Hills WA 6603. Email: email@example.com
Goomalling has two netball courts at the recreation ground. There is a mid-week team who will play on Thursday nights in 2016 and since the 2013 season netball joined the Mortlock Football and Hockey League, who play on Sundays. There will be no Saturday competition this year.
Goomalling Junior Netball has two teams of girls and boys who play in the Mortlock Netball Association. Training is after school at the Goomalling Recreation Ground and games are played on Saturdays. Netta Netball is a programme designed for 5-8 year-old girls and boys. The half hour training session helps develop children's fine and gross motor skills, ball, foot and movement skills across the court in a fun and interactive way.
Goomalling Netball Club PO Box 291, Goomalling WA 6460. Pesident: Jarna French (08) 9629 1054
For information about Junior and Netta netball, please contact Lara Lord (08) 9629 1562.
Goomalling has six tennis courts under lights at the recreation ground, as well as courts at Konnongoring and Jennacubbine. Everyone is welcome to come and play social tennis at the Goomalling Tennis Club alternating between Friday nights and Sundays from 3pm.
As well as social tennis, club open days are held throughout the year and the Goomalling Tennis Club Pennant teams play in the Moore District zone and the Avon District zone. The Goomalling tennis courts may be hired through the Shire on (08) 9629 1101.
Goomalling Tennis Club PO Box 121, Goomalling WA 6460. President: Vanessa Leeson (08) 9629 1028, Secretary: Lesley West (08) 9623 2321
Konnongorring Tennis Club PO Box 98, Wongan Hills 6603. President: Alan Hewson (08) 9620 1252, Secretary: Margaret Davey (08) 9620 1245
Jennacubbine Tennis Club RMB 848, Northam WA 6401. President: Joe Bowen (08) 9623 2264, Secretary: Lyn West (08) 9622 5118
The mixed Minkey and Junior hockey teams and the Goomalling Ladies Hockey Club games are played on Sundays from April through to September. Junior hockey training is at 5pm on Thursdays at the hockey pitch in the recreation ground. Seniors train on Wednesday nights at 6pm.
Goomalling Ladies Hockey Club PO Box 9, Goomalling WA 6460. President: Tahnee Bird. Secretary: Lauren Carr.
The Goomalling cricket club plays against Dowerin, West Yorkrakine, Wongan Hills, Ballidu, Koorda and Cadoux in the Wyalkatchem Crictet Association. Training takes place at the cricket nets at the Goomalling Recreation Ground.
- The men's team trains at 5.30pm Wednesdays and Fridays. New players welcome. For more information call David Watson on 9629 1054 or Brendon Wilkes on 0427 044 818.
- "Milo In 2 Cricket" for 5-8 year olds runs for 6-8 weeks each year with skills and practise sessions for 1 hour per week on Sunday mornings. Call Steve Lord on 9620 1207 for details.
- 9-12 year olds can play 25 overs per side games for Goomalling in the Mortlock Junior Cricket Association on Saturday mornings. There is one practise session each week and the season runs from mid-October till the end of March.
Goomalling Cricket Club C/- Post Office, Goomalling WA 6460
The Goomalling ladies', men's, social and corporate lawn bowls are held at the brand new synthetic bowling green at the Goomalling Sport & Community Centre on the corner of Lockyer and Quinlan St.
Goomalling Bowling Club President: Murray Siegert (08) 9623 2288. PO Box 24, Goomalling WA 6460
There are two go-kart clubs in Goomalling: one at Jennacubbine and one in the Goomalling townsite.
Goomalling Go-Kart Club
The Goomalling Go-Kart Club was formed in 2000 with about 14 members. Today their numbers have grown to 33 senior members and 11 junior members. They race as part of the Wheatbelt Association which includes the Dowerin, Bencubbin, Wongan Hills and Jurien Bay clubs. The club has a friendly atmosphere and its members are willing to help anyone who is new to go-karts.
For more information please contact Mike Pickering 0409 100 146, or write C/- Post Office, Goomalling WA 6460
Jenna Kart Club
The Jenna Kart Club is located in picturesque Jennacubbine, not far from the Jennacubbine Tavern. The club says that Karting is a fantastic sport for the whole family and that their club promotes friendship, fun and participation. Once you start, you'll be hooked!
For more information please contact Mariesa Bywaters
Goomalling Golf Club, opened on 21 July 1915, is an attractive 18-hole course with sand greens, driving range and a comfortable club house. It is located on the Goomalling-Calingiri Rd, just minutes from the Goomalling townsite.
New members and visitors are welcome to join in our competitions or have a social game at other times during the April – September season. The course is only closed to the public when the club is hosting major events.
For social golfers, an honesty box is located in the meter box on the front verandah of the club house where green fee envelopes and cards are located. Pay your green fees before you play and keep your receipt with you at all times. The club house is unattended most of the time, so all enquiries should be directed to the Club Secretary on (08) 9629 1034.
Goomalling Golf Club PO Box 162, Goomalling WA 6460. Phone: (08) 9629 1201.