Things to do while you’re social distancing.


VOLUNTEER

The city of Fremantle is looking for volunteers for Fremantle’s Neighbour to Neighbour Project to help seniors and vulnerable people in the local community. This could involve helping someone with their grocery shopping or walking a dog. Even small errands can be a big help to those in need.

See more.

PLANT A VICTORY GARDEN

Tend to your garden or plant some fruit & veg. Arrange curb-side pick-up or delivery of plants, soil or mulch.

Call to place an order: (08) 9314 7258

Check out their beautiful plant options on their website.

388 South Street – O’Connor 

FOSTER A DOG

Help a furry friend and experience the joy you get from spending time with an animal that loves you unconditionally.

Find out if being a doggie foster parent is right for you. Get more information on their website.

JOIN A YOGA CLASS ONLINE

LISTEN TO THE ORCHESTRA ONLINE

Listen to the West Australian Social Distancing Orchestra for free via their website.

LISTEN TO THE WEST AUSTRALIAN OPERA

Listen to the West Australian Ghost Light Opera for free via their website.

TALK TO SOMEONE ABOUT STRESS & ANXIETY

Free support 24/7 – via phone, text or web chat.

It’s normal to feel sad, anxious, confused or angry during a crisis. Someone is available to chat with you 24/7 either online, through text or on the phone. It’s free and confidential.

  • Call 13 11 14 – available 24 hours a day & 7 days a week
  • Text 13 11 14 – available 3pm – 9pm (7 nights a week)
  • Webchat – available 4pm – 9pm ( 7 nights a week)

TAKE A NO-CONTACT TENNIS LESSON

Take a private tennis lesson with a pro. Lessons are 1 on 1 with no-contact.

Tennis Factory – East Fremantle Lawn Tennis Club
Jerrat Dr, East Fremantle

(08) 6365 2909

eastfreoinfo@tennisfactory.com.au

PAMPER YOURSELF

Flirty Gertie Brow & Beauty Bar. Get an online skin consultation or virtual makeup tutorial.

Call to make an appointment: 404 734 382

147 South Terrace – Fremantle

http://www.flirtygertie.com.au

JOIN A WELLNESS CLASS ONLINE

FremantleMind Inc. are running the following services FREE online.

– Creative Expression 5:30pm – 6:30pm Mondays
– Freo Mindfulness 7:00pm – 8:00pm Mondays
– The Gift of Yoga 5:30pm – 6:30pm Tuesdays
– Let’s Talk Tuesdays 7:00pm – 8:00pm Tuesdays
– Group Fitness 9:00am – 10:00am Wednesdays
– DRUMBEAT(R) 5:30pm -6:30pm Thursdays

Register for the classes via EventBrite

Contact them on: 0438-600-989 or admin@fremantlmind.org.au

VIEW ART AT THE FREMANTLE ARTS CENTRE

Explore the gallery in 3D via their new website experience

ORDER FLOWERS FOR A FRIEND OR LOVED ONE

Contactless flower (and coffee) delivery to Fremantle and the wider Perth area.

Call to order: (08) 6313-7822

The Twisted Tulip
384B South Terrace – South Fremantle

https://thetwistedtulip.com.au

JOIN AN ONLINE CHOIR

Join either a mixed choir group or a blokes choir group. Download the free video conferencing zoom app to connect and start making music.

Free to join, but donations are encouraged.

For more details & to sign-up, visit their website.

LEARN TO PLAY PIANO

Learn to play piano online using simple to follow videos and guides. Good for those who already have a piano or keyboard at home.

For more details & to sign-up, visit their website.

Piano Easy – 92 Adelaide Street – Fremantle
Call for more details: 9335-5389

DONATE BLOOD

The Red Cross is in desperate need of blood donors during this time. They have updated their processes and procedures to make it safe to donate blood during COVID-19.

To find out more & to book your appointment, visit their website.

Lifeblood Fremantle Donor Centre
47 Douro Rd – South Fremantle
Call 13 14 95 for questions

LEARN ABOUT YOUR ANCESTORS

The State Library of WA now have FREE access to the Ancestry Library Edition from home. 

The Library Edition includes 1.5 billion names in over 4,000 databases. Including records from the Australian convict index, Australian electoral rolls, United Kingdom census records, British Army World War One pension records, United States census and military records, court, land and probate records, vital and church records, directories, passenger lists and more

Just use your State Library membership number when logging in. Go to their website.

Not a member of the State Library of WA? Join online here, it’s FREE 

LISTEN TO MUSIC GIGS ONLINE

Your favourite Australian bands playing via live-stream every weekend during the Coronavirus pandemic.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR STREAMING

  • Go to Instagram on your phone or tablet (desktop computer won’t work).
  • Search for @isolaidfestival.
  • In the description at the top of our instagram page you’ll see a “linktree” link. Click on that, then you’ll find all the playing times for each artist over the weekend.
  • Click on the artist or time you’d like to watch and it will take you directly to their instagram.
  • At the time of their performance you’ll see a pink ring around their profile picture with a “live” down on it. Click that to watch that artist perform live.

https://linktr.ee/isolaidfestival?fbclid=IwAR1dNboPS5O6oaubXXutmLI246ZnfgWEWz-2iaQqNE8udA_kQp-DmPPVmUM