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Community Groups

Dowerin Bootscooters

Whether you are seasoned professional or would simply like to try something different and meet some new people - the Dowerin Bootscooters meet weekly at the Dowerin Uniting Church from 9.30am until 11.30am.

Contact Details

Contact Details
Location: Dowerin Uniting Church
Time: 9.30am until 11.30am
Contact: Di Hudson
Mobile: 0427 311 062

Dowerin Community Childcare

The Dowerin Community Childcare is a not for profit group who have successfully established and manage the Lil'Tigers Early Learning Centre in Dowerin.

If you think you may use childcare in Dowerin now or in the future or would like to support the group in any way it would be greatly appreciated.

The committee is extremely proactive in their fundraising efforts to ensure the ongoing viability of the centre.

If you wish to be involved in the Lil'Tigers Committee or wish to find out more information about the child care facility please click here for further details.

Dowerin Community Resource Centre Committee

The local Community Resource Centre is Dowerin's one stop shop for all administration needs.

Complete with an in-store WestPac Bank branch, public library and the use of computers and technology for anyone wishing to utilise them the CRC is a hub in a small community.

The CRC is overseen by a committee who meet regularly to discuss upcoming projects and events that the CRC may be involved with in Dowerin. For further information about the CRC or to find out how you can be involved in the committee please click here for further details.

Dowerin & Districts Museum

The Dowerin Museum Committee are a group of enthusiastic volunteers who help with the general upkeep and running of the Dowerin District Museum, a house built in 1915 located at 16 Cottrell Street Dowerin.

The museum consists of a saddler shop along with other artefacts from earlier times.

In order to access the museum please contact the Dowerin Shire Administration Office on 9631 1202.

Committee Office Bearers

Contact Details
President: Diane Hatwell 0427 631 101
Secretary/Treasurer: Jenna Santos (08) 9631 1013

Dowerin Events Management

The team that bring you the Dowerin GWN7 Machinery Field Days also organise events of interest to the local community and other Regional Australians.

Dowerin Events Management Website

Important Contacts

Contact Details
Chairperson: Michael Metcalf 0429 311 329  
Event Coordinator: Jenna Santos (08) 9631 1021

Dowerin Friends of the Cemetery Group

A dedicated and enthusiastic team of volunteers who's main aim is to continue to beautify the Dowerin Cemetery.


Contact Details
Jamie Newton & Lisa Featherby: (08) 9631 1235
Don & Margaret Phillips: (08) 9631 1235
Basil & Pat Woods: (08) 9634 2022

Dowerin Goomalling Apex Club

Passionate group of volunteers who strive:

  • To make the ideal of service the basis of all enterprise
  • To develop by example, a more intelligent and aggressive citizenship
  • To provide a means of forming enduring friendships
  • Rendering altruistic service and building better communities
  • To promote internation understanding and friendships

Office Bearers

Contact Details
President: Paul Millstead (08) 9631 1721
Secretary/Treasurer: Rex Adams (08) 9631 1721

Dowerin Masonic Lodge

A long standing community organisation for men (members only).

Contact Details

Contact Details
Master: Ken Wilkins (08) 9337 4343
Secretary: Rex Adams 0429 311 043

Dowerin Men's Shed

Dowerin Men's Shed is a group of men who get together for a cuppa, a chat and/or to work on projects.

They meet each Tuesday afternoon at the Dowerin District High School Enterprise Yard.

Contact Details

Contact Details
Contact: Peter Munyard
Mobile: 0427 479 086

Dowerin Young & the Restless

A group of young people in Dowerin aged between 18-35 who are motivated and committed to making life in country WA an enjoyable place for young people to live and work.

Organisers of the infamous annual Movember Ball.

Office Bearers

Contact Details
President: Luke Gloede
Vice President: Klint Hagboom
Secretary: Calum Thaxter
Treasurer: Mitchell Everett