City of Armadale

Waterway Gallery, Armadale


Summary
  • A gallery and tea garden set amongst a garden and in a variety of studios
  • Male and female accessible toilets on site
  • Parking is in the gravel car park
Location 
511 South West Highway, Armadale,
Opening Hours
Wednesday to Sunday and public holidays 11.00am to 5.00pm
Garden Studio Textile Gallery Thursday to Sunday 11.00am to 5.00pm
Telephone
Gallery 08 9497 3391
Tea Garden 08 9497 3232

Parking
Parking is in compacted sand car park.
Car park
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External access and entrance
The gallery comprises a range of small buildings set in a garden landscape. Walkways between the galleries follows the contours of the garden and is predominately on level, even, paved paths. There is some directional signage to galleries in good colour contrast.
Paved path
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Cafe, dining and food outlet
Tea Garden
  • Off the gravel driveway through a wide entrance.
  • Variety of tables, 76cm high with 74cm knee clearance, some chairs with armrests.
  • Self serve water at sitting height.
  • Handwritten blackboard menu, in chalk, table menus have large print letters in good colour contrast.
  • In fine weather some tables are set out on the grass.
Entrance off gravel Entrance Seating Self serve water
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Toilet: Accessible toilets

  • Gender: Male/Female
  • Description: There are two toilets, the information below relates to the male toilet. The female toilet has a mirror image layout.
  • Signage: Identified as ladies and gentelmen's toilets.
  • External access: Paved path, the narrowest gap is 83cm.
  • Toilet door: An 87cm wide door with a lever handle and large lock. Door is light to open with no self closing mechanism.
  • Pan height: 42cm
  • Handrails: Yes
  • Basin height: 82cm
  • Lighting: Switch in cubicle 1.3 metres high
Path and toilet door Toilet and basin Toilet diagram
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Rooms

Main Gallery
  • Entrance door is 90cm wide with a 2cm lip, held open.
  • Enough space in the ground floor of this main building for users of wheelchairs and walking aids to move through.
  • Payment counter is at sitting height.
  • The upstairs gallery has wooden stairs with handrails.
  • A second room off the main building is through a 77cm wide door.
Gallery entrance Internal Internal
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Garden Studio Textile Gallery
  • An 80cm wide corridor requiring a change in direction through a 78cm wide door, which may restrict access for medium to large size wheelchairs.
  • Small gallery with concrete floor and gaps between moveable displays up to 90cm.
  • Staff are available to assist as required.
Entrance Internal
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Antiques and Bric a Brac
  • An 84cm wide door with a D handle. Heavy to open.
  • Paved internally.
  • There is enough space in this gallery for users of wheelchairs and walking aids to reach most displays.
Entrance Internal
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Pottery Studio
  • A 77cm wide door with a short paved ramp up to the door.
  • Enough space for users of wheelchairs and walking aids to move through.
Entrance Internal
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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.