Shire of Denmark

St Leonard’s Anglican Church, Denmark


Summary
  • Arrangements need to be made to drop off at the front of the church as there is no accessible parking on site.
  • Level access to side of church.
  • An audio loop is provided inside the church.
  • Room at the front and rear of the church for wheelchair seating.
  • Closest accessible toilet is at the Denmark Civic Centre
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Location 
Corner of Mitchell Street and Strickland Street, Denmark,
Opening Hours
  • Monday to Friday 8.00am to 5.00pm
  • Service / worship times: Sunday 9.30am
  • Wednesday 5.00pm
  • Every 5th Sunday the Service is held at 8.00am so that the Reverend can travel to Walpole for a 10.00am service.
Telephone
08 9848 2173

Closest accessible parking

  • No designated accessible parking bay or drop off onsite, however arrangements can be made by contacting the church
  • There are two accessible parking bays located at the rear of the Civic Centre, at a distance of approximately 25m.

Closest accessible parking
Civic Centre Car Park, Denmark
External access and entrance
  • A loose gravel driveway leads to the front entrance of the Church. There is a level, 5cm wide drainage grate with small holes between the bitumen and a wide, level, paved footpath which leads to the entrance door.
  • Entrance has double swing doors, one 64cm wide door is held open during business hours. 
  • The hall has a 1.4 metres wide door at the main entrance. Ihe door is heavy to open and closes slowly. The door has a knob handle and there is sufficient circulation space to accommodate wheelchairs of all sizes
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Internal area
  • There is soace within the church for a large wheelchair to be manoeuvred. The central aisle is 1 metre wide and there is sufficient turning space at the front and rear of the Church.
  • There is one step up to the altar and the lectern is up a further step and is at standing height.
  • There are no designated wheelchair seating areas, but there is space at the front and back on the left side of the Church for wheelchairs of all sizes.
  • Seating in the church is mainly 44cm high pews. Wooden 44cm high chairs with armrests are located behind the pews. Movable, 44cm high chairs are also stacked at the rear of the Church, near the organ. There is also a height adjustable high backed chair with armrests that is available for use.
  • Seating in Hall: Stackable, moveable chairs and tables are provided in the hall. The chairs do not have armrests and the tables have a central pedestal
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Signage, customer displays and customer information
  • All printed information and signage has good colour contrast and a clear print.
Closest accessible toilet
Accessible Toilet, Denmark Civic Centre

Information collected by: Shire of Denmark

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.