Town of Victoria Park

The Coptic Orthodox Church of St Mary and Archangel Michael, East Victoria Park


Summary
  • A Coptic Orthodox Christian denomination church located in East Victoria Park with space in the church, hall and outdoor area to accommodate people using wheelchair and mobility devices 
  • One accessible parking bay is located on the grass verge in front of the building
  • The closest public accessible toilets are located in the Hubert Street car park
Coptic Orthodox Church, Parish of St Mary and Archangel Michael Perth
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Location (View Map)
318 Shepperton Road, East Victoria Park, WA 6101 Australia
Opening Hours
  • Office hours, 10.00am to 4.00pm 
  • Email or telephone for service times
Telephone
  • 08 9470 5715

Parking
  • Parking is provided on the grass verge near the front entry or along the roadside.
  • A sign with the access symbol is located at the head of the parking bay.
  • There is a garden bed and mountable kerb linking the designated parking area to the pedestrian pathway that leads to the entrance.
Designated parking space
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External access and entrance
  • The approach to the church is via a level concrete path and wide gate entrance that is held open during opening times.
Gated entrance
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Internal area
  • There is a wide, level entrance with double doors and a security screen which are all held open during the service creating an open space of 1 metre.
  • Furniture within the church is moveable so that aisles of sufficient width to accommodate a person using a wheelchair can be achieved if required.
  • People using mobility devices are able to be seated at the end of the rows, at the front or at the rear of the church.
  • Seating is on wooden pews without armrests.  There are movable chairs ranging in heights from 42cm to 47cm with and without armrests, located at the front of the church.
  • The altar is located on an platform, up one step.
Double door entrance Spacious entrance Church pews and chairs Central aisle
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Closest accessible toilet
Accessible Toilet, Hubert Street, East Victoria Park

Rooms

Hall
  • The Hall is located off the church through a swing door 77cm wide with a high D handle.
  • There is a variety of chairs, chairs with armrests 46cm high and without armrests 42cm high.
Hall with a variety of seating
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Outdoor area
  • A spacious, partially covered outdoor area has a large, enclosed marquee which is frequently used for functions. There is sufficient space for people using wheelchairs and mobility aids to move through the outdoor areas.
  • The marquee has moveable trestle style tables and plastic chairs with no armrests. 
  • The level, cement paved outdoor area has a covered gazebo and an enclosed children's playground with gate opening 85cm wide and soft fall ground cover. 
Enclosed marquee Large outdoor area with gazebo Children's playground
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Information collected by: Town of Victoria Park

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.