City of Armadale

Schoenstatt Shrine, Armadale


Summary
  • A small shrine that is an exact replica of the original German Schoenstatt Shrine
  • Level access via a wide door and sufficient space at the rear of the small church for wheelchairs
  • An accessible toilet is located within the Emilie House Learning Centre, located approximately 100mm along the internal roadway
Location 
9 Talus Drive, Armadale,
Opening Hours
  • Daily 7.00am to 8.00pm for private prayer.
  • Holy Mass every Friday at 10.00am.
Telephone
08 9399 2349

Parking
  • There are no designated accessible parking bays.
  • Parking is in unmarked bays in a level bitumen car park.
  • Access to the Shrine is along a 30 metre long and 1.2 metre wide concrete path that is sloped in sections.
Parking area Path to Shrine
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External access and entrance
There is a 7cm step at the door. A wooden portable ramp, the width of the door, can be set in place when requested.
The wooden entrance door is 1 metre wide and heavy to open. There is a lever door handle.
Entrance door
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Internal area
Small inside with a 97cm sloped central aisle to the alter.
Moveable wooden pews with 1.2 metre width space at the rear that would accommodate wheelchairs.
Inside the shrine
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Signage, customer displays and customer information
Large signage is in good colour contrast.

Toilet: Unisex accessible toilet at Emilie House Learning Centre

  • Gender: Unisex
  • Availability: Could be used on request when the Learning Centre is not in use.
  • Customer use only: Yes
  • Description: This toilet has two entrances, one from inside Emilie House and one from the external verandah.
    The house is 100 metres along an internal roadway and up a small steep ramp to the connecting path and ramp.
  • Signage: Emilie House has clear directional signs.
  • External access: The concrete ramp leading to the house is 7 metres long with no handrails and an average gradient of 1:6.
  • Main entrance: Entrance into the spacious house is via an 80cm wide door and down an 80 cm wide corridor to the toilet. The outside entrance is off a wide covered verandah.
  • Toilet door: The inside door is 67cm wide with a lever handle and a large lock. The door is light to open and has no closing mechanism. The outside door is level, 90cm wide with a lever handle.
  • Pan height: 42cm
  • Handrails: Yes
  • Basin height: 72cm
  • Lighting: A light switch in toilet 1.3 metres high.
Toilet diagram Path to Emilie House Ramp to Emilie House Outside toilet door Toilet pan and basin
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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.