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Everyday abilities in action

As your partner in possibility, our goal is to help you participate in a life you want to live. Take a look at some of the most recent ways we’ve put everyday abilities into action.

Navigating Small Budgets and NDIS Reviews

Navigating NDIS plan reviews can be a real challenge for some people. Many NDIS plans are being…

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How do group supports help you and your loved ones?

Socialisation and forming friendships is an important goal and life skill for many school aged children however,…

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Mandurah Social Groups

Rocky Bay Mandurah is packed full of fun social activities with something for everyone. Take a look…

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School’s Out holiday Program

School’s Out is a fun, interactive environment where our school aged customers can come and enjoy a…

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The Hangout – After School Program

After school programs should be fun, varied and social. Introducing The Hangout. The Hangout, offers customers aged…

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Meet Vicki – Team Leader (Yangebup SDA)

Meet Victoria (aka Vicki) Duffy, Team leader at our brand new specialist disability accommodation (SDA) in Yangebup,…

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Our Story – a Rocky Bay Studio Exhibition

Rocky Bay are proud to present ‘Our Story’ – a showcase of artwork by 29 artists living…

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Meet Gemma – Marketing Officer

Meet Gemma Lovitt, Marketing Officer at Rocky Bay! Gemma has an extensive background in e-commerce and marketing…

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Inspiring sister helps break down barriers

Macey Cikarela always dreamt of becoming an author and illustrator, and at the age ofjust nine, she…

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A family of five pose with two festive stilt walkers at Rocky Bay's Family Fun Day event

Family Fun at Rocky Bay

Big celebrations were had at our Mosman Park hub on Saturday 3 December where over 600 Rocky…

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Rocky Bay CEO Michael Tait and Red Cross CEO Craig Stewart tour Lady Lawley Cottage

Lady Lawley Cottage future secured

Rocky Bay is excited to announce that after a rigorous selection process, it has been chosen as…

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Nicole’s supportive new base in Joondalup

For Nicole Briggs, accessing therapy and community supports, and readying herself for employment, has just become a…

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Joondalup now open!

Rocky Bay’s new Joondalup hub is now open for business! The hub offers community services, therapy services including…

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ICT Infrastructure Manager Alvaro

Meet Alvaro – ICT Infrastructure Manager

Meet Alvaro Huertas, ICT Infrastructure Manager at Rocky Bay! In his role, Alvaro is responsible for ensuring…

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Our 2027 Special Olympics ambassador

Perth has been shortlisted to host the Special Olympics World Games in 2027 – one of the…

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Summer Sale – 15% discount on all bathroom items

You won’t be caught short with 15% off all bathroom equipment from Rocky Bay! Wet surfaces with…

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Tour new SDA in 3D!

Step inside and take a self guided tour of Perth’s latest state-of-the-art SDA properties at Yangebup. This…

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Meet Glenn – Design Manager

Meet Glenn Howe, Design Manager at Shift Accessible Homes – a wholly owned subsidiary of Rocky Bay….

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The opening of Shift and Rocky Bay's new SDA, attended by customers, the Shift team and dignitaries

Shift opens the doors to two new SDAs!

In October, Rocky Bay and Shift Accessible Homes opened two brand new Supported Disability Accommodation (SDA) developments…

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Concepts unveiled for newly acquired Belmont site

Rocky Bay is excited to announce it has partnered with architect and design firm Hames Sharley to…

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Rocky Bay customer cooking a meal at Food Bank in a healthy eating program

Healthy food for all abilities

Feeling healthy and happy is so imperative to leading a fulfilling life, and we all deserve to…

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Community Services Info Night

Navigating the NDIS can sometimes be complicated, confusing, and feel like a bit of an uphill battle….

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Meet Ellen – Physiotherapist

Meet Ellen Phillips, one of our experienced Physiotherapists at Rocky Bay!  Ellen joined Rocky Bay three years…

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Joondalup hub coming soon

We are thrilled to share that our new hub in Joondalup is due to open at the…

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Welcome Home!

Wednesday the 28th September 2022 will see some of our Rocky Bay customers move into their own…

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Anthony canters to success with hippotherapy

September 8 was World Physical Therapy Day – a day to acknowledge the hard work and dedication…

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Podiatry appointments available!

Forget long waitlists to get your feet the help they need – Rocky Bay’s Podiatry team have…

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No waitlist for Paediatric Continence Nurse!

Rocky Bay has an exceptional Paediatric Continence Nurse in Rob Dyke. Rob has been a Paediatric Nurse…

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Find your place with Rocky Bay

We are so excited to share with you Rocky Bay’s very first television advertisement for recruitment, appearing…

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Meet Ramishka – Clinical Advisor, Speech Pathologist

We have an amazing clinical team based at our Rockingham hub who support our customers to achieve…

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Help shape Rocky Bay’s future holiday program!

We are very excited to be working in partnership on a community inclusion project with the Presbyterian…

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Young girl Angel in a white shirt with a 'Kids Helping Kids' logo

Angel makes a difference

Living with a disability can be a challenging road, with many hurdles along the way. The resilience…

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A passion for support work

Support workers are the backbone of any disability organisation. Support work can be equally rewarding as it…

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Mark is standing in front of an open Rocky Bay maintenance van

Meet Mark – Technical Officer

Meet Mark Cox, Technical Officer in the Rocky Bay Equipment team. You might know Mark if you…

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The Rocky Bay Equipment team posing for a group photo in the warehouse.

Quinn steps into the workforce

Meet Quinn (pictured second from right) , a 22-year-old sci-fi enthusiast and avid video content creator. He…

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Representatives from Glide Products with Rocky Bay CEO Michael Tait and General Manager Strategy and Governance, Trevis Lawton

New partnership to benefit our customers

Rocky Bay is delighted to announce a new partnership with Glide Products, with Rocky Bay Equipment to…

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Robyn Collard and Toby leading the Welcome to Country and smoking ceremony for NAIDOC Week

NAIDOC Week at Rocky Bay

The sun came out on a winter’s day for our NAIDOC celebration, which took place in the…

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Meet Bethany – Cultural diversity Coordinator

For those who aren’t sure, can you explain your role? My role is to look at how Rocky…

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Mailey gets creative for NAIDOC Week

Nineteen year-old Mailey Kelly leaned into his artistic talents when he began a journey of discovery with…

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Meet Craig – Lead Support Worker

Meet Craig, a Lead Support Worker based in our Community division who has dedicated a very impressive…

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Will’s step into meaningful employment

One of Rocky Bay’s latest recruits in the Clinical team, Peer Researcher Will Scott-Jeffs, joined the organisation…

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Autism Awareness Month

Rocky Bay is delighted to be a recipient of funding from Telethon to once again provide AusSwim…

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Meet Erin – Allied Health Team Leader (Mandurah)

Meet Erin, our Allied Health Team Lead based at our Mandurah hub. Erin is a physiotherapist and…

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Getting assistive tech made easier

It is now easier to get mid-priced Assistive Technology (AT) items (valued between $1,500 and $15,000), thanks…

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Telethon grant to support children with autism at Rocky Bay

We are thrilled, for the second year running, to be one of 97 beneficiary organisations sharing in…

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Gold worthy peer support

Being able to see the world through the eyes of others is an important element in supporting…

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Meet Kristina – Rocky Bay Dietitian

Kristina Davey is Rocky Bay’s newest Dietitian, and has been partnering with our customers since late 2021…

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Group photo of Rocky Bay's 2021 Star Award winners. On far left is CEO Michael Tait and far right Chairperson Trent Bartlett

Celebrating our 2021 Star Award winners

On 11 March we celebrated our outstanding employees of 2021 at a small Star Awards ceremony, held…

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Smooth sailing, high flying for Fenton

Fenton D’Rozario has had an epic start to 2022, ticking off two massive goals from his adventurous…

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Sam is wearing a grey t-shirt and is standing next to and Ash, who is wearing a white t-shirt. There is pink Rocky Bay signage behind them.

Meet Samantha and Ashlee – Lead Support Workers

Meet Samantha (Sam) Gulliver and Ashlee (Ash) Lock, Lead Support Workers based at The Country House, Rocky…

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Evanee sits on her modified trike with a red helmet and is smiling

A wait worthwhile for Evanee

Most of us know what excitement a new bike brings to a five year-old, but for Evanee…

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Daniel and Julie-Anne stand in front of the Leeuwin after disembarking with their luggage

Daniel’s ultimate dockside adventure

Daniel Simmons and his mum, Julie-Anne, were met with perfect sea weather as they boarded the Leeuwin…

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Cian’s Cart

Students at Castlereagh Primary school will have something to look forward to this year, thanks to a…

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Meet Kathy – Support Coordinator NDIS

Meet Kathy Muggridge, one of our dedicated Support Coordinators, who supports people with getting the most out…

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A step into the world of tech

The world of technology opened its doors to customer, Alex McDonagh recently, when internet service provider, Pentanet,…

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Jasmeet volunteering as a face painter at a local Geraldton community event

Meet Jasmeet – Allied Health Team Leader (Geraldton hub)

Meet Jasmeet Flora-Drage, Allied Health Team Leader at our Geraldton hub! Jasmeet joined our team in mid-2021…

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Family Fun Day wrap-up

Over 500 customers and their families came together on Saturday 11 December to celebrate a day of…

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Debbie's colourful flower creations

A Blooming Business

Rocky Bay customer Debbie Briggs has carved herself a new venture in her business “Deb’s Silk Flowers’

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Representatives from the organisations who made the accessibility equipment possible for Aquarena are posing for a group photo with the equipment

Geraldton Aquarena brings accessibility to locals

Accessing the Geraldton Aquarena has become much easier for people in the local community who live with…

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Long Awaited Respite at Parkland Retreat

While a pandemic has put most peoples’ travel plans on hold, for some, just getting away in…

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Two students are inside the green cosy cubbies. They are looking out for the cubby door and smiling at the camera.

Cosy Cubbies a hit in Geraldton primary school

A collaboration between Geraldton’s Waggrakine Primary School and Rocky Bay Equipment has resulted in a win-win situation…

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Fremantle Futsal Club Giving Back

Fremantle Futsal Club and Spearwood Lions Futsal Club will go head to head on Friday 3 December…

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Meet Lynsey – Area Manager, Community

Meet Lynsey Monk, Rocky Bay’s Area Manager for Community, who is based at our Mosman Park hub….

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Ellie is standing in the gardens of Rocky Bay's Mosman Park hub. She is wearing a black and pink floral blouse.

A new pathway back to Rocky Bay

Behaviour Support Practitioner, Ellie Lanyon, has had a long and wonderful relationship with Rocky Bay. As a…

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Mariah wears a black t-shirt and is standing in the gardens of Rocky Bay in Mosman Park

Meet Mariah – Advanced Clinician Occupational Therapist

Mariah Campana is one of our dedicated occupational therapists who works in the neuro rehabilitation space. She’s…

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This is OT Occupational Therapy Week

Participation – Inclusion – Independence: This is OT

We have an amazing team of occupational therapists at Rocky Bay. They can support you to open…

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Occupational therapist Mariah sits with a customer. Both are wearing a black blouse and are smiling at the camera.

A passion for people: Occupational Therapy careers at Rocky Bay

Our Occupational Therapy team open a world of everyday possibilities for our customers. Whatever the goal, our…

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Rocky Bay's marquee set up during Telethon Family Festival. The marquee is filled with Rocky Bay banners and flags Optus Stadium is in the background.

A fun-filled Telethon weekend

All of us at Rocky Bay were so excited to be involved with Telethon weekend as a…

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A passion for people – Clinical careers at Rocky Bay

At Rocky Bay, we’re always looking to create pathways and opportunities for our people so they can…

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Shift Housing Solutions Forum wrap-up

Shift Accessible Homes held a sold out Housing Solutions Forum and expo on Thursday 23 September which…

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Rocky Bay Customer Experience and Insights Manager, Kristy Willoughby

Meet Kristy – Customer Experience and Insights Manager

In an effort to become even more customer focused, Rocky Bay have made a new addition to…

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The Carcione and Ngamoki-Stevens families after the presentation of a modified van to Tamati

The gift of safe transport for Tamati

Rocky Bay and the Carcione Foundation joined forces to bring safe, reliable and accessible transport to Warnbro…

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A passion for people – Clinical careers at Rocky Bay

At Rocky Bay, we always strive to support and develop our team to achieve their career potential…

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Launching Rocky Bay’s new video!

We are excited to launch Rocky Bay’s new organisational video, which highlights our various services, how we…

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Rocky Bay customers standing in front on an Alliance Airlines plane at Perth Airport

Flying high at Perth Airport

We may not be jetting off to exotic places around the world just yet, but that doesn’t…

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Meet Howard – Rocky Bay Training Officer

Supporting someone living with a disability is one of the most important roles we can imagine, and…

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Cloe sits at her desk conducting a telepractice session. She wears a bright red jumper and is smiling at the camera

Telepractice research takes the stage at Rocky Bay

As Rocky Bay’s Telepractice Research Project Coordinator, Cloe Benz’s expertise is more in demand than ever, with…

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Meet Stephanie, and learn more about Support Coordination

Support Coordination helps to implement supports into a participant’s plan. Support Coordinators are independent advisers who can…

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Celebrating our Support Workers!

Friday 6 August is Support Worker Day at Rocky Bay! It’s a chance for us to recognise…

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Rocky Bay Nurse, Louise, in a blue shirt and smiling is sitting next to a smiling Rocky Bay customer whilst taking her blood pressure

There’s no place like home

Being able to welcome an experienced and skilled nurse into your home when you need care brings…

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Rocky Bay's Activities Coordinator, Joel, in a purple shirt, holding a notepad and smiling

Meet Joel – Rocky Bay Activities Coordinator

Meet Joel McKenna, Rocky Bay’s enthusiastic Activities Coordinator in our Community division. Joel has been with Rocky…

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Robyn Collard and Izayah Rioli performing a smoking ceremony in the gardens of Rocky Bay's Mosman Park hub

NAIDOC Week at Rocky Bay!

A typical Makaru day did not deter enthusiastic guests from visiting Rocky Bay’s Mosman Park hub on…

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Rocky Bay welcomes new Chair

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Board member, Trent Bartlett, to the position of Chair…

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Fitness Officer Kris supporting a client to access the hydro pool via a special hoist

Meet Kris – Rocky Bay Fitness Officer

Meet Kris Ingham, Rocky Bay’s Fitness Officer, who has been supporting our customers with their fitness for…

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A group photo taken at the WA Shipwrecks Museum of Rocky Bay's artists and the support workers from the Studio, with colourful artworks in the background.

Rocky Bay artists’ exhibition success

The historic WA Shipwrecks Museum in Fremantle provided the backdrop for the Rocky Bay Studio’s Ocean Meets…

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Meet Eamon – Rocky Bay Equipment Manager

Meet Eamon, Manager of Rocky Bay Equipment. Eamon and his team are based at our Cockburn Central…

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International Nurses Day

What does it mean to be a nurse at Rocky Bay? At Rocky Bay, we know there’s…

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Bryce and Judy’s special bond

Love, understanding and determination goes a long way to form great relationships, and while no relationship is…

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New tech changes Peggy’s life

Technology can be a wonderful thing, and no one knows that better than Peggy Harvey, who was…

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Claire snaps into business

Eighteen year-old Claire Ha has a very clear picture of what she would like to pursue as…

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Meet Michael – Rocky Bay cEO

If you’ve ever visited our Mosman Park hub, it’s likely you have met Rocky Bay’s CEO, Michael…

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Everything social skills

To shine a light on Autism Awareness Month, our Advanced Clinician in Socials Skills, Lauren Constantine, gives…

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Arabella’s Therapy journey

Eight-year-old Arabella Halls loves crafting, princesses, unicorns, fairies, mermaids, and most of all she loves the colour…

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Support Worker shifts offers Eunice flexibility

Eunice Agyapong has worked the past six months as a casual Support Worker at Rocky Bay’s specialist…

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Your new look Rocky Bay!

We are embarking upon a very exciting time as we reach new heights through the growth and…

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Telethon grant supports Rocky Bay families

Rocky Bay are excited to share that thanks to the generous support of the Channel 7 Telethon…

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School Holiday Family Camp

Fifteen families from across Perth descended on Rocky Bay’s first-ever School Holiday Family Camp in April for four days of seaside fun.

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Rocky Bay’s official launch in Geraldton

Rocky Bay officially launched the organisation’s first regional hub in Geraldton on Thursday 11 March, which will…

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Celebrating International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day celebrations kicked off early at Rocky Bay with an inaugural, sold-out event held for…

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Early Start Intervention Program – Program Coordinator Q&A

Ahead of Rare Disease Day, Rocky Bay are excited to have launched our Early Start Intervention Program…

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