City of Cockburn

Adventure World, Bibra Lake


Summary
  • Amusement park with over 30 thrill rides, a large swimming pool, waterslides, plus Kids Cove with rides for younger children
  • All people who require any specific amenities or assistance are requested to go to the Enquiries counter located just inside the entrance to the park
  • The park is set into the side of a hill with all amenities linked by paths and ramps that follow the contours of the land
  • Two unisex accessible toilets at the Kids Cove and male and female accessible toilets at the Pit Stop and Entrance Gate
  • Five accessible parking bays within the main carpark
Location (View Map)
179 Progress Drive, Bibra Lake, WA 6163 Australia
Opening Hours
  • Adventure World has seasonal opening hours varying between spring, summer and autumn and school holidays.
  • Check their website to confirm opening times for your intended visit.
  • Closed through winter, Christmas Day and Good Friday
Telephone
  • 08 9417 9666

Closest accessible parking

  • Five accessible parking bays located at the end of the main carpark, approximtaely 250 metres from the main entrance.
  • Identified by signs and faded line markings, outdoors with a level, bitumen surface.
  • Bays are 5.4 metres long and 3.5 metres wide.
  • Vehicle access from: Progress Drive
  • Pedestrian access: Level path access to the Progress Road footpath.
Accessible parking bays
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Pick up / set down bay
  • One long drop off bay suitable for buses located on Progress Drive at the main entrance.
  • There is a kerb ramp up to the footpath.
External access and entrance
  • The approach to the main entrance is via a wide paved footpath, which has a gentle slope up at the entry gates, average gradient 1:16 over 22 metres.
  • Entry to the park is via turnstiles or a wide gate.  The service counter is at standing height, 1.1 metres high with a perspex security screen.
  • There is sufficient space for users of wheelchairs and walking aids to approach the counters.
  • Through the entry gates there is a level paved area which slopes up to adjoining internal paths at a gradient of 1:9 over 5 metres.
Entry gates Entry gates Path at main entry
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Internal area
  • The park is set on a sloped, grassed site with all amenities and rides linked with wide paths that follow the contours of the land. Access to all facilities such as cafes and toilets have a level or sloped path.
  • Predominately access to rides is up or down steps or stairs and most rides have a fixed queuing system with a separate small gate. All rides are staffed.
  • The Enquiries counter is inside the main gate, has a small ramp up to the counter, which is 90cm high.
Queuing Queuing Example of internal pathway Example of internal sloped pathway Example of steps inside the park Enquires counter
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Signage, customer displays and customer information
  • The signage has large print in good colour contrast.  The print is generally blue on a yellow background.
  • The information map produced by Adventure World is predominately a small, clear print.  The print is white on a multicoloured picture background.
Cafe, dining and food outlet
Caruso Cafe
  • Roller doors are open during business hours creating a spacious queuing area area with a vinyl floor.
  • The take away area has a variety of seating including low ottomans, high bar stools and plastic chairs without armrests for the alfresco area.
  • There is sufficient space for wheelchair or walking aid users to move between tables and reach all areas of the cafe.
  • The moveable tables have a central pedestal and are standard height.
  • The ordering and payment counter is at standing height and food is displayed at sitting height.
  • The menu is white print on a red background.
Burger Bar
  • Doors are held open during business hours creating wide gap.
  • The blackboard menu has clear print in good colour contrast, located behind the ordering counter.
  • The service counter is at standing height, 1 metre.
  • The inside seating area has a variety of seating including a fixed bar with stools, and standard height, moveable tables with central pedestals with plastic chairs with no armrests.  The spacious cafe has a vinyl floor.
  • The alfresco area is shaded with sails, has a wooden deck floor and level access.  It has the same moveable tables and plastic chairs without armrests.
Caruso Cafe food display Caruso Cafe ordering and payment counter Caruso Cafe chairs and tables Burger Bar entrance doors Burger Bar order and service counter Burger Bar party area Burger Bar alfresco dining area
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Picnic facilities
  • There a number of large grassed areas available for picnics, many shaded with trees or shade sails.
  • Seating is on the grass.
Grass picnic area Path, bin and grass picnic area Shaded picnic area
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Drinking fountain
  • Drinking fountains are located at the edge of paths, set into the grass, and near the main entry area.  All have a push button control at standing height.
Swimming pool
There are two main swimming pools on the Adventure World site. 
The Lagoon
  • Entry to the pool is via steps with handrails on both sides and a central handrail, and colour contrast step edges.
  • The pool is 1.2 metres to 1.6 metres deep, is outdoors and is not shaded.
Secret Cove
  • Shallow children's splash pool.  Entry is down one brick to a beach style entry.
  • The pool is up to 30cm deep and is located in a shaded area.
The Lagoon Steps to The Lagoon Secret Cove
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Toilet: Male/female accessible toilet near main entrance.

  • Gender: Male/Female
  • Customer use only: Yes
  • Description:
    • Information below relates to the female accessible toilet, located in the block of female toilets.
    • The male toilet is a mirror image of the female toilet.
  • Signage: The female accessible toilet is within the female toilet and is clearly identified with signage.
  • External access: The toilets are located off a wide paved walkway.
  • Main entrance: Entrance into the female toilets is through a gate which is held open during opening hours and is 80cm wide. Directly iniside there is a small 77cm wide corridor which requires a change in direction. This opens into a wide female communal area with basins.
  • Toilet door: The outswinging toilet door is 76cm wide, is light to open and requires closing. It has a D handle and a large lock.
  • Pan height: 50cm.
  • Handrails: Provided.
  • Basin height: 79cm.
  • Lighting: On at all times.
Door to female toilets Female toilets Female toilet pan Female basin Toilet layout - female
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Toilet: Kid's Cove unisex accessible toilets

  • Gender: Unisex
  • Customer use only: Yes
  • Description:
    • Two unisex accessible toilets, mirror image of each other.
    • The toilet has a baby change table and wash trough.
  • Signage: Clearly identified with access symbol.
  • External access: Located off a wide paved walkway.
  • Toilet door: Swing cubicle door 80cm wide which is a medium weight to open and close. It has a D handle and a large lock.
  • Pan height: 48cm.
  • Handrails: Provided.
  • Basin height: 81cm.
  • Lighting: On at all times.
  • Baby change table: Yes
  • Baby change table description: A wall mounted, fold down baby change table with handle 1.2 metres high. The table is 80cm high when unfolded. A trough is provided.
Kid's Cove toilet block Toilet Basin Baby change table and trough Toilet layout
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Toilet: Pit stop accessible toilets within the male and female toilet blocks

  • Gender: Male/Female
  • Customer use only: Yes
  • Description:
    • Information below relates to the male accessible toilet, located in the block of male toilets.
    • The female toilet is a mirror image of the male toilet.
  • Signage: Toilet cubicle door clearly identified with signage.
  • External access: The toilets are located off a wide path that ramps up slightly at the end.
  • Main entrance: Swing door 75cm wide with a D handle, heavy to open and slow to close. It opens onto a small corridor 1.1 metres wide which requires a change in direction. This opens into the communal area.
  • Toilet door: Swing cubicle door 90cm wide, light to open with no self closing mechanism. It has a D handle and a large lock.
  • Pan height: 49cm
  • Handrails: Provided
  • Basin height: 85cm
  • Lighting: On at all times.
Pit stop male toilet block and accessible toilet door Toilet and basin Toilet layout - male
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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.