City of Armadale

Armadale Arena


Summary
  • A community based gymnasium and sports courts
  • Spacious accessible male and female change rooms on site
  • Two accessible parking bays at front entrance
Location (View Map)
Townley Street, Armadale, WA 6112 Australia (Corner Townley Street and Forrest Road)
Opening Hours
Monday to Friday 6.00am to 8.30pm
Saturday 8.30am to 1.00pm
Sunday 8.00am to 11.00am
Crèche
Monday to Friday 9.00am to 12.00noon
Telephone
08 9399 0840

Closest accessible parking

  • Two clearly identified accessible parking bays near main entrance.
  • These level bitumen bays are each 3.7 metres wide and 5.4 metres long.
  • Vehicle access from: Townley Street
  • Pedestrian access: Kerb ramp links the car park to a 4 metres long pathway to the entrance doors. The path has a gradient ranges from 1:14 to 1:18.

External access and entrance
Large covered entrance with wide automatic sliding doors.
Entrance
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Internal area
  • Reception foyer area is spacious and is carpeted.
  • The standing height reception desk is always staffed.
Reception desk
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Signage, customer displays and customer information
  • Building is identified by large clear signs in good colour contrast.
  • There is no directional signage within the Arena building.
  • Information produced by the centre has small print on coloured paper.
Equipment for people with disabilities
  • Personal trainers are available for private instruction in the gymnasium.
  • Lockers available at sitting and standing heights.
Crèche
  • Entry door is 77cm wide and kept locked for security purposes.
  • All customers are requested to knock to gain attention of staff so that the door can be opened.

Toilet: Male and female accessible toilets: Court 3

  • Gender: Male/Female
  • Description:
    • The following information relates to the female accessible toilet inside the female toilet block at the rear of Court 3.
    • The male accessible toilet is a mirror image.
  • Signage: Male and female symbols on the door.
  • External access: Wide external area.
  • Main entrance: A 77cm wide door with a knob handle. Basins are located within the entrance foyer of the toilet block.
  • Toilet door: A 78cm wide door with a D handle. Door is light to open and slow to close. Access into the toilet may be restricted to smaller wheelchairs and walking aids due to the combination of the 78cm wide door and reduced space around the door when entering the cubicle.
  • Pan height: 42cm
  • Handrails: Yes
  • Basin height: 79cm
  • Lighting: Switch in cubicle is high.
Female toilet pan Female basin Female toilet diagram
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Change Room

Female accessible change room

  • Gender: Female
  • Description:
    • Combined toilet and shower in the female change room next to Courts 1 and 2.
    • Female change area is very spacious with a wooden bench 42cm high and high coat hooks.
    • Basins and a baby change table are located in this spacious change area.
    • Entrance into the female change area is through a wide external corridor with 88cm and 91cm gaps at either end.
    • Lights are on at all times.
  • Change room door: Cubicle has a 81cm wide door with a D handle and a large lock. There is no self closing mechanism on the door.
  • Shower:
    • Level access with hand held shower hose and a sliding grab rail.
    • Wall mounted shower bench 46cm high.
  • Toilet pan height: 44cm high
  • Basin height: 85cm
  • Baby change table: Yes
  • Baby change table description: Wall mounted, fold down 82cm high with knee clearance.
Basins Toilet Shower recess and seat Bathroom diagram
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Male accessible change room

  • Gender: Male
  • Description:
    • Combined toilet and shower in the male change room, next to Courts 1 and 2.
    • Male change area is spacious with a wooden bench 42cm high and high coat hooks.
    • Basins and a baby change table are located in this spacious change area.
    • Light is on at all times.
  • Change room door: Wide external corridor and an 88cm wide gap. Cubicle has a 79cm wide door with a D handle and a large lock.
  • Shower:
    • Level access shower recess with hand held shower hose and a sliding grab rail.
    • Wall mounted shower bench 51cm high.
  • Toilet pan height: 44cm
  • Basin height: 85cm
  • Baby change table: Yes
  • Baby change table description: Wall mounted, fold down 82cm high with knee clearance.
Shower recess with seat Toilet Bathroom diagram
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Rooms

Upstairs: Boxing and Ju Jitsu area
  • Access is by stairs only. Stairs have handrails on both sides and there are colour contrast step edges.
  • Floor surface is padded.
Group fitness
  • Large room used for group fitness activities.
  • Floor surface: Rubber
  • 82cm wide door with a lever handle. Door is opened by staff when class is due to start.
Gymnasium
  • Gymnasium with variety of standard gym equipment including free standing weights.
  • Floor surface: Rubber
  • Wide entrance door, held open at all times.
Gymnasium
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Courts 1 and 2
  • Courts used for a range of sports activities.
  • Courts have a wooden floor surface.
  • No entry door, two wide openings with small ramps.
  • Chairs courtside do not have armrests.
Court 1 and 2
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Court 3
  • Courts used for a range of sports activities.
  • Courts have a wooden floor surface.
  • 84cm wide door that opens onto the court area, access onto the courts is through wide level openings.
  • Spectator chairs, without armrests, are located behind a 1 metre high wall.

Information collected by: City of Armadale

Care has been taken to ensure the accuracy of this information however no guarantee is given that the facility is fully accessible. Please advise the You're Welcome WA coordinator at the Disability Services Commission of any access changes since publication.