Western Australia

Find upcoming financial information service (FIS) seminars in Western Australia.

Booking a FIS seminar

There are 2 ways to book a seminar.

You can email the FIS seminar Booking team at least 3 days before the seminar. Don't forget to include:

  • the title, date and location of the seminar you want to go to
  • your phone number, or contact details, in case the seminar is cancelled
  • how you found out about the seminar, such as a newspaper, flyer or Facebook.

You can also call our FIS seminar booking phone line and book over the phone.

Planning for retirement seminars

Understanding Superannuation

Topics covered:

  • how superannuation works
  • who can contribute
  • accumulations and options within funds
  • access to superannuation
Location Venue Date and time
Rockingham Rockingham Bowls Club,
Kent Street
21 October, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Bunbury Withers Community Library,
Hudson Road
25 October, 10 am to 12 pm
Cannington Cannington Leisureplex,
Cnr Wharf and Sevenoaks Streets
6 November, 6 pm to 8 pm
Joondalup Joondalup Reception Centre,
102 Boas Avenue
14 November, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Understanding retirement income streams

Topics covered:

  • how income streams work
  • options available
  • tax and Centrelink assessment
  • the consequences of your choices.
Location Venue Date and time
Cannington Cannington Leisureplex,
Cnr Wharf and Sevenoaks Streets
30 October, 12 pm to 2pm
Bunbury Withers Community Library,
Hudson Road
1 November, 10 am to 12 pm
Joondalup Joondalup Reception Centre,
102 Boas Avenue
21 November, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Getting ready for retirement

Age Pension and your choices

Topics covered:

  • income and assets tests
  • deeming investments
  • concession issues and tax issues
  • your retirement choices.
Location Venue Date and time
Bunbury Withers Community Library,
Hudson Road
18 October, 10 am to 12 pm
Fremantle Fremantle City Library,
Fremantle Oval 70 Parry Street
25 October, 11 am to 12 pm
Rockingham Rockingham Bowls Club,
Kent Street
28 October, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Perth Innaloo Service Centre,
40 Hassler Road 
31 October, 9 am to 10 am
Midland Midland Service Centre,
56 Keane Street
6 November, 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Joondalup Joondalup Reception Centre,
102 Boas Avenue
7 November, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Armadale Armadale Service Centre,
42 William Street
15 November, 9:30 am to 10:45 am
Morley

Morley Library,

240 Walter Road

20 November, 1:30 pm to 2:45 pm
Perth Innaloo Service Centre,
40 Hassler Road 
28 November, 9 am to 10 am
Fremantle Fremantle City Library,
Fremantle Oval 70 Parry Street
28 November, 9:00 am to 10:30 am
Midland Midland Service Centre,
56 Keane Street
11 December, 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Gosnells

The Agonis Centre, Lyall Richardson Hall,
2232 Albany Highway
11 December, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Living in retirement seminars

Accommodation options in retirement

Topics covered:

  • your choice to own or not
  • how financial considerations can alter choice
  • Centrelink assessment for each choice
  • financial advantages and disadvantages.
Location Venue Date and time
Bunbury Withers Community Library,
Hudson Road
8 November, 10 am to 12 pm
Fremantle Fremantle City Library,
Fremantle Oval 70 Parry Street
28 November, 6 pm to 8 pm

Retirement reality and investment choices

Topics covered:

  • government policy
  • working out how much you need to retire on
  • investment options to prepare yourself
  • when should I retire
Location Venue Date and time
Mandurah Mandurah Offshore Fishing & Sailing Club,
115 Breakwater Parade
17 October, 9 am to 2 pm
Mirrabooka Herb Graham Recreation Centre,
27 Chesterfield Road
22 October, 9 am to 2 pm
Floreat The Boulevard Centre,
99 The Boulevard
24 October, 9 am to 2 pm

General interest seminars

Aged care - fees and charges

Topics covered:

  • entry into different levels of care
  • fees and charges
  • options for your former home
  • pension issues
Location Venue Date and time
Morley

Morley Library,

240 Walter Road

23 October, 1:30 pm to 2:45 pm
Bunbury Withers Community Library,
Hudson Road
15 November, 10 am to 12 pm
Gosnells The Agonis Centre, Lyall Richardson Hall,
2232 Albany Highway
20 November, 12 pm to 2 pm
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Page last updated: 16 October 2019