City of Cockburn

Cockburn Ice Arena, Bibra Lake


Summary
  • Full sized ice rink with provision for birthday parties, lessons, figure skating and sports
  • Cafe, two accessible parking bays and a designated accessible toilet, on site
Location (View Map)
239 Barrington Street, Bibra Lake, WA 6163 Australia
Opening Hours
  • There are two timetables, one for school term and one for school holidays
  • During the school term daily sessions are less busy, and suited to skaters who wish to practice
  • School holiday sessions are generally busier, with a DJ, games and birthdays
  • Timetables are available for opening hours on website
Telephone
  • 08 9434 4066

Closest accessible parking

  • Two accessible parking bays in the south side rear carpark.
  • Bays are clearly identified, outdoors, on a level bitumen surface, 5.5 metres long and 3.3 metres wide.
  • Vehicle access from: Barrington Street
  • Pedestrian access:
    • There is a level surface between the bays and the paved footpath to the entrance, with a change in direction.
Accessible parking bays Path to entry
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External access and entrance
  • A small carpark is located at the main entrance, access to the entrance is via six steps without a handrail.
  • A larger carpark is provided to the south, rear side of the building and has level access to the entrance via a wide paved footpath.
  • Double swing door 83cm wide when one door is open.  They are heavy to open and fast to close with a flat pull handle. 
  • There is a small step up at the door.
Steps from carpark Path to entry from south carpark Entry doors
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Internal area
  • Spacious entrance with carpeted and tiled floor with sufficient space for users of wheelchairs and walking aids to reach all areas.
  • Information brochures are on display at standing height.  Staff assistance is available if required.
  • Service counter is at standing height.
Reception counter Doors through to arena
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Cafe, dining and food outlet
  • A cafe and viewing area is located adjacent to the main entry foyer. 
  • Entry is through double swing doors 90cm wide when one door is open.  It is medium weight to open, had a D handle and is slow to close.
  • Customers seat themselves on arrival and place their orders and pay at the counter.
  • The ordering counter and food is displayed at standing height.
  • There is a queuing rail, with a 1.1 metre wide gap between the rail and counter.
  • The moveable tables have a central pedestal, and the dining chairs are plastic with armrests.
  • The menu is clear print with good colour contrast.
  • Floor surface is soft fall rubber.
Service counter Dining room Menu
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Toilet: Cockburn Ice Arena unisex accessible toilet

  • Gender: Unisex
  • Availability: The toilet is locked, key available from staff.
  • Customer use only: Yes.
  • Description:
    • The unisex accessible toilet is off the first aid room.
  • Signage: The unisex accessible toilet is clearly identified.
  • Main entrance: To enter the unisex accessible toilet there is a swing door 81cm wide which is heavy to open and fast to close. This door is locked and staff assistance is required to open.
  • Toilet door: The swing cubicle door has no handle and is light to open and requires closing. It is 80cm wide and has a large lock.
  • Pan height: 42cm
  • Handrails: Provided.
  • Basin height: 82cm
  • Lighting: On at all times.
External door Cubicle door Toilet Basin Toilet layout
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Rooms

Skating Arena
  • Access from foyer is through double swing doors, heavy to open and slow to close. Doors are 75cm wide when one door is open.
  • Access from the cafe to the arena is through plastic insect strips.
  • Floor surface around the arena is soft fall rubber.
  • Viewing area is tiered bench seating, with handrails available on one set of stairs.
Access to arena from entrance foyer Access to arena from cafe Tiered seating Steps up to tiered seating
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Information collected by: City of Cockburn

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.