Consumer Protection events and education

Important notice for presentations and events in the time of COVID-19

Consumer Protection WA cares for the health and wellbeing of its staff and the WA community. We will be assessing all events and presentations week by week to see if they can still go ahead with regards to COVID-19 restrictions and number of community cases. Please note events and presentations are subject to change including cancellation, rescheduling or change in delivery method such as presented online. This website page will be updated as events are reviewed. However, please contact Consumer Education for latest information relating to Consumer Protection WA attendance or hosting. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Consumer Protection staff participate in various events throughout the year. We also manage campaigns targeting common issues such as Romance Scams on Valentines Day.  

The below calendar is maintained regularly, however many events are not organised by our staff and are subject to change.

Find out if there is an event happening near you. 

2022

February 

Date Event name Topic Time Location Attendance Tickets / More info
Friday, 4 February  First Friday Friends  Downsizing and retirement living  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM 115 Ardross St, APPLECROSS  Seniors  Closed 
N/A
Tuesday, 8 February  Western Power Retirees  Scams presentation  10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Western Power, 363 Wellington St, PERTH  Retirees  Closed 
N/A 
Thursday, 10 February  City of Canning - Hillview Intercultural Community Centre Downsizing and retirement living 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM  Hillview Hub, 1-3 Hillview Place, BENTLEY  Seniors  City of Canning 
Tuesday, 15 February UNDA O-Week Festival  General consumer protection, scams, motor vehicles, tenancy 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM  University of Notre Dame, 20 Mouat St, FREMANTLE Students Internal
Tuesday, 22 February ECU - Guild Fair (Mt Lawley campus)  General consumer, scams, motor vehicles, residential tenancies, boarders and lodgers information   10:00 AM - 2:30 PM  ECU Mt Lawley, 2 Bradford St, MOUNT LAWLEY  Students  ECU Mount Lawley Guild 
Wednesday, 23 February City of Canning - Riverton Library Downsizing and retirement living  10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Riverton Library 67 Riley Road, RIVERTON Seniors City of Canning 
Wednesday, 23 February South East Multicultural Network meeting  General consumer protection, scams, motor vehicles 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM  City of Belmont, 215 Wright St, CLOVERDALE Multicultural City of Belmont
Friday, 25 February City of Gosnells – Older, Wiser, Livelier (OWL) Downsizing and retirement living  10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Addie Mills Centre, 2 Astley St, GOSNELLS Seniors City of Gosnells 
Friday, 25 February UWA Student Guild O-Day  General consumer, scams, motor vehicles, residential tenancies, boarders and lodgers information   10:00 AM - 3:30 PM M300, 35 Stirling Hwy, CRAWLEY  Students  UWA Student Guild 

 

March

Date Event name Topic Time Location Attendance Tickets / More info
Thursday, 3 March Murdoch Guild Festival Day  General consumer protection, scams, motor vehicles, residential tenancies, boarders and lodgers information   10:00 AM - 2:30 PM  Murdoch Campus, Bush Ct, MURDOCH  Students  Murdoch Guild 
Wednesday, 9 March City of Canning (Intercultural Community Centre)  Australian Consumer Law, General Consumer Protection and Motor Vehicles information session  10:00 AM - 11:00 AM  Hillview Intercultural Community Centre, 1-3 Hill View Pl, BENTLEY  General Public  City of Canning
Wednesday, 9 March  International Women's Day 2022  General consumer protection, scams, motor vehicles, tenancy 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM Herb Graham Centre, 38 Ashbury Crs, MIRRABOOKA  General Public ISHAR
Friday, 11 March - Saturday, 12 March Wagin Woolorama General consumer, scams, motor vehicles and product safety information  07:00 AM - 5:00  PM Wagin Showgrounds, 11 Ballagin St, WAGIN General Public  Woolarama 
Monday, 21 March City of Canning - Willetton Library Downsizing and retirement living  10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Willetton Library, 39 Burrendah Blvd, WILLETON Seniors City of Canning 
Wednesday-Sunday, 23-27 March Perth Caravan and Camping Show General consumer, scams, motor vehicles and product safety information 09:00 AM -  5:00 PM Claremont Showgrounds, 1 Graylands Rd, CLAREMONT General Public  Perth Caravan & Camping Show
Monday, 28 March City of Canning - Hillview Intercultural Community Centre Tenancy 101  10:00 AM - 11:00 AM  Hillview Intercultural Community Centre, 1-3 Hill View Place, BENTLEY General Public City of Canning - Hillview Hub

 

April 

Date Event name Topic Time Location Attendance Tickets / More info
Monday, 4 April City of Joondalup - Housing Options for Seniors Downsizing in retirement  10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Woodvale Library Seniors City of Joondalup
Wednesday, 6 April 2022 City of Canning - Hillview Intercultural Community Centre Scams 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM  Hillview Hub, 1-3 Hillview Pl, BENTLEY General Public City of Canning

 

May

Date Event name Topic Time Location Attendance Tickets / More info
Wednesday, 18 May Attadale Rotary General consumer and scams presentation 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Limones Restaurant, 1 Point Walter Road, BICTON  Seniors Attadale Rotary 
Sunday, 22 May Wedding Expo Australia General consumer, scams, motor vehicles and product safety information 09:00 AM - 4:00 PM  Claremont Showgrounds, 1 Graylands Rd, CLAREMONT General Public  Peth Wedding Expo 

 

Further information

  • If you would like to request Consumer Protection's Community Education team to attend an event, please email us with the following details:
    • Event name
    • Event purpose
    • Event date
    • Event time/s
    • Event organiser
    • Event organiser contact phone and email
  • Consumer Protection office locations and branch contact details are available from Contact Consumer Protection page.  
  • Labour relations has information about public holidays.

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