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WA’s food and bar scene has never been more exciting and diverse. The small bar, restaurant and hawkers market scene is exploding, as are the number of outdoor venues, especially in the city, Northbridge and Fremantle. International chefs marvel at the freshness and quality of home-grown produce, markets and gate-to-plate vendors, 350+ wineries and 50+ local breweries & distilleries, all on display at a myriad of food, wine & beer festivals.

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UnWined Subiaco

Head down to UnWined Subiaco at Market Square Park on Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 October to enjoy over 200 wines, from 35+ WA wineries.

  • Dates:Oct 23, 24
  • Venue:Market Square Park


  • Type:Adults Only
  • Food & Drink:Wine
  • Ticket Price:$31.00 - $108.00


Enjoy complimentary wine tastings, then support the makers by buying a glass to enjoy on the picnic tables or rugs with some delicious tapas! Discover WA wineries, breweries and distilleries that you wouldn’t normally have time to visit, all in the one place at UnWined Subiaco! Or upgrade yourself to the VIP Club Lounge for a premium plumm glass, access to the under cover and garden courtyard, complimentary Cherubino Wine and Gage Roads beer from the Lounge Bar, catering by The Golden Roast during the event and private toilets. Enjoy a great day out with friends and family, discovering new wine, beers and spirits, whilst enjoying amazing food and listening to live music at Market Square Park. Stay tuned for more information on the Wine Theatre returning for 2021, See Subiaco activation and Stay Longer in Subi offers! *The registration desk will again be cashless so bring along your card or pre purchase your ticket to save the hassle! Cashless is also preferred for exhibitors.

Austin Lakes Farmers Market

Soak in acoustic tunes and sunshine as you make your way through local stalls and food vendors.

  • Dates:Oct 24
  • Time(s):9am - 12pm
  • Venue:Adventurescape Playground


  • Hosted By:Austin Lakes Estate & Street Hassle Events
  • Ticket Price:FREE
  • Type:Community,Free
  • Food & Drink:Food Market Events
  • Other:Markets


From 9am to 12pm you'll have the chance to meet local bakers and jam & sauce makers as you make your way through honey, fresh produce, sweets, pantry goods and more at Austin Lakes Farmers Market. Make the most of your Sunday and soak in the acoustic tunes and sunshine while you enjoy a hot coffee and breakfast roll as you pick your way through the various stalls with everything from tasty treats to jewellery and house plants. Stallholders include: Dragon Roast Coffee Enchanted Houndz Sugar Haven My Picket Fence Co/The Pot Addict THE MILK BRA Potted pretties by Gem Leather with Pride Pink Daisy Lamazi Jane The Pimped Biscuit Australian Bee Company Primal Alternative by Luci GLAVOCICH PRODUCE The Chocolate Bar Chantel’s Custom Muesli Bars Slobberlicious Siia Collective Bloom in your own time Vindi Designs/Vindi Paper Studio Me and Mum Jam Co Dreamwood Crystals Bits & Bobs Austin Cove Community Church IGA Austin Lakes Food Vendors: Black Velvet & Honey Mobile Espresso Bar Max’s Cold Ice Creations Austin Cove Baptist College P&F Association OMG Decadent Donuts Perth South West Pappy's Cafe/Pappy's Jesters Food Truck

Fine Vines Festival

Exceptional wine, extraordinary experiences. Fine Vines Festival brings together a selection of more than 30 unique events showcasing the quality and depth of the Margaret River region's wine offering

  • Dates:Oct 15-24
  • Venue:Multiple Venues


  • Ticket Price:Prices vary
  • Food & Drink:Wine,Winery Events


For the aficionados and the occasional drinkers alike, Fine Vines invites you to explore all aspects of our wine region through tastings and tours, masterclasses and exclusive museum wines. Over 10 days this Spring, you’ll get insider access to the vines, experts and wines that have shaped the Margaret River region over the past 50+ years.

Market at Elmar's

Come on down to Market day at Elmar's in the Valley and discover jewellery, candies, cupcakes, honey and much more!

  • Dates:Sep 18, Dec 5
  • Time(s):11.00am to 4.00pm
  • Venue:Elmar's In The Valley


  • Hosted By:Elmar's In The Valley
  • Type:Free,Community
  • Food & Drink:Food Market Events
  • Other:Markets


With live music, kids entertainment, great food and the bar, Market at Elmar's is the perfect family outing. While you're browsing the market, why not pop into the restuarant and have a traditional Schweinshaxe or Bratwurst.

Markets by the Bay

Head down to the Markets by the Bay and start your Saturday morning the right way - fresh coffee, ice-cream, local produce, arts, crafts and more.

  • Time(s):8am - 12pm
  • Venue:Jurien Bay Hall Carpark


  • Hosted By:Markets by the Bay
  • Type:Community,For Charity / Fundraising
  • Other:Arts & Crafts,Markets
  • Food & Drink:Food Market Events


Markets by the Bay has something for everyone - local produce, fresh coffee, jams, chutneys, sewing, 2nd hand items, massage, arts, crafts and more. Markets by the Bay are a charitable market raising funds towards new medical equipment for Jurien Bay. If you are interested in holding a stall, give Joyce a call - 9652 1931.

Margaritas & Macrame

Sip on Margs and make a beautiful Macrame for your wall.

  • Dates:Oct 27
  • Time(s):6pm
  • Venue:The Hyde Park Hotel


  • Ticket Price:$40
  • Type:Workshops
  • Food & Drink:Cocktails
  • Other:Arts & Crafts


It's your last chance this year to make your very own hanging plant holder at The Hydey, with guidance from Knot in Love Macrame! Plus, you'll get to sip on a tasty marg while you're tying yourself in knots. 
$40 per person
Margarita on arrival
Make & take home a hanging plant holder
Shared grazing board

World Vegan Day Wine Dinner at Ten Acre Block

In celebration of World Vegan Day, join us at Ten Acre Block for a four-course meal on Thursday 28th October.

  • Dates:28 October 2021
  • Time(s):Varied seating times are available.
  • Venue:Ten Acre Block


  • Hosted By:Ten Acre Block
  • Ticket Price:$80
  • Food & Drink:Restaurant Events


Renowned for its innovative, nutritionally curated and deliciously fresh dishes, the team of chefs behind Ten Acre Block have crafted a culturally diverse menu whilst conveying the?importance?of sustainability.? To accompany the dishes, the wine list has been carefully curated featuring vegan wines from West Australia’s most recognised wine regions including the Swan Valley, Margaret River and the Great Southern region. Discovery Members $80 with optional wine pairing for $39 Non-Discovery Members $90 with optional wine pairing for $49 Bookings essential. Reservations via https://bit.ly/3pk1k4e Join the free GHA Discovery loyalty programme via https://bit.ly/3vu2wmk Varied seating times are available.


Are you ready... TO ROCK ALL NITE LONG!?

  • Time(s):7pm to 10pm
  • Venue:The Sewing Room


  • Music:Rock
  • Food & Drink:Beer,Cider,Whisky,Spirits,Wine


Winners of the Best Musical Act for Fringe World 2020, the Perth Sax Rockers are ready to rock your socks off with an ultimate late-night dance party! Strap in for an action-packed, high-energy, rockin’ extravaganza filled to the brim with all your favourite rock’n’roll classics… with a twist. Every gut-wrenching lyric, every screaming guitar solo, and every rockin’ refrain will be performed for your enjoyment on (you guessed it)… Saxophone! Sing, dance, or air guitar to your heart's content with a selection of the best rock’n’roll classics in a whole new light. This is an epic musical feat not to be missed!!

Beer & Beef Festival 2021

The WA Beer & Beef Festival will be showcasing WA’s and the country’s best beers!

  • Dates:SAT 30TH OCT & SUN 31ST OCT
  • Venue:Burswood Parklands, Resort Drive


  • Hosted By:Awesome Entertainment
  • Ticket Price:$23.50 - $33.70
  • Food & Drink:Beer
  • Event Venue:Telethon Community Cinema Burswood


The WA Beer & Beef Festival will be showcasing WA’s and the country’s best beers and pairing them with beef dishes from Perth’s top chefs, restaurants and BBQ Masters.

There’s also incredible live music all day & night, outdoor games, carnival rides, sideshow alley, a fun bucking bull ride and heaps, heaps more.

If seating & shade is your thing so that you can enjoy your bevvies & food you’ll be spoilt for choice! Bring your picnic blanket and find a grassy slope or you’ll find plenty of shade under trees, Bedouin tents or large marquees and seating just about everywhere else around the festival grounds.

Seabreeze Sundowner

The Seabreeze Sundowner will have sunset, live music by Adrian Wilson, & delicious food and drinks by local Indonesian/Filipino community and Bettyvan on the beautiful Jurien Bay foreshore.

  • Dates:Oct 3
  • Time(s):5 - 9pm
  • Venue:Fauntleroy Park, Jurien Bay


  • Hosted By:Shire of Dandaragan
  • Ticket Price:FREE
  • Type:Community,Free,Pet-Friendly
  • Music:Free,Pop,Indie & Alternative,R&B,Rock
  • Food & Drink:Coffee


Head to the Jurien Bay foreshore to enjoy this free spring sunset sundowner with singer / songwriter Adrian Wilson on Saturday 30 October, featuring delicious food and drinks from our local Indonesian and Filipino community, and coffee by Bettyvan. BYO picnic rug, or nab a bean bag or deckchair. Food available from 5pm and music kicks off at 6pm. Parking available on Grigson Street. This is a family-friendly event and responsible consumption of alcohol is required.

Melbourne Cup Champagne Luncheon 2021

Join in the festivities of Melbourne Cup 2021 with roaming canapes, bottomless Piper and beers for 2 hours and sit down mains and desserts at Sweetwater Rooftop Bar in Fremantle.

  • Dates:Nov 2
  • Time(s):10.00am
  • Venue:Sweetwater Rooftop Bar


  • Hosted By:Sweetwater Rooftop Bar
  • Ticket Price:$160
  • Food & Drink:Restaurant Events


Roaming Canapes (before the race)

Freshly shucked oysters, champagne, tobiko

Chicken & garlic chive wontons, chilli hoisin dressing

Peking duck sausage rolls, Asian ketchup, house pickle


Grazing Lunch (after the race)

Turmeric & coconut grilled WA local tiger prawns, pickled cucumber, mint

Tea smoked sticky Sichuan pork ribs, sesame & green onion

Dry boneless beef rendang curry, caramelized shallots, Kipfler, chilli oil, & coconut cream

Fragrant turmeric fried rice, ABC soy, peas, crispy shallots, scallions

Green papaya slaw, nuoc cham, tomato, snake bean, chilli peanut crumble



Valrhona Ivoire white chocolate semi-freddo, rhubarb


Full payment is required at time of booking and a 48-hour cancellation policy applies.

If COVID19 Restrictions are implemented during the time of your booking and we are unable to host the event as planned, a full refund will be offered automatically, so no need to contact us. Please allow 3 – 5 business days to finalise the transfer.

Kalbarri Skywalk Dinner

Dine under the stars discovering the best of WA at Kalbarri's brand new skywalk on this four day tour.

  • Dates:Nov 5 - 8, Dec 3 - 6, Jan 14 - 17, Feb 11 - 14, Mar 18 - 21
  • Venue:Kalbarri Skywalk


  • Ticket Price:$1,399.00pp
  • Hosted By:Best 4 Travel
  • Type:Adults Only
  • Food & Drink:Food Event
  • Other:Travel


# Coach + Dinner Package (Self Driving Option Available) | $1,399.00 per person, including: - Return coach transfers between Perth and Kalbarri - 3 nights' accommodation - All dinners included - Welcome Function - 2 x Sensational Day Tours - Kalbarri Skywalk Dinner with drinks and entertainment - Dinner performance by the West Australian Symphony Orchestra Chorus

Perth International Jazz Festival

Perth International Jazz Festival’s (PIJF) 2021 program is bigger and more varied than ever with new performance spaces, added free community events and an expansion into Busselton!

  • Dates:Nov 5 - 7
  • Venue:Multiple Venues Across Perth
  • Time(s):Multiple Events


  • Hosted By:Perth International Jazz Festival
  • Ticket Price:Tickets range from $20, with many free events
  • Music:Jazz,Latin,World,Free,Orchestral,Music Festival
  • Food & Drink:Festival
  • Event Venue:Ellington Jazz Club,Yagan Square,WA Museum Boola Bardip
  • Festivals:Perth International Jazz Festival


Taking place from November 5-7 in Perth and November 13 in Busselton, this year’s Perth International Jazz Festival offers the very best for music lovers of all kinds with performances catering to jazz purists right the way through to the popular jazz-influenced sounds of funk, Latin, hip-hop and beyond.

Opening on Friday with a free event at the State Theatre Centre with a performance via live stream from Amsterdam by Tin Men and the Telephone who’ll present their ‘GREATEST show.'

National guest artists includes Adelaide multi-instrumentalist, Adam Page; two of Australia’s leading improvisers – Scott Tinkler & Julius Schwing from Bruny Island, Tasmania; and funky-synth-dance trio from Adelaide – [email protected] Description.

PIJF’s expanded program also includes performances at the WA Museum Boola Bardip, the Ellington Jazz Club, The Rechabite, Cathedral Square, and a Secret Rooftop in the CBD, as well as Northbridge Piazza which will be transformed into the hippest outdoor bar.

PIJF is partnering with ECU / WAAPA, City of Perth and Lotterywest for performances in Forrest Place on Saturday and Sunday; and on the Sunday, PIJF partners with City of Vincent and Lotterywest for the popular Jazz Picnic in Hyde Park.

16th Annual Margaret River Art Auction

The Annual Margaret River Art Auction is now in its 16th year. This popular event continues to showcase diverse works from the region’s most prominent artists as well as talented emerging artists.

  • Dates:Nov 6
  • Time(s):6.00pm
  • Venue:The Heart Margaret River


  • Hosted By:16th Annual Margaret River Art Auction
  • Ticket Price:$25
  • Art Exhibitions:Drawing,Painting,Photography,Sculpture,Other Visual Arts,Aboriginal
  • Type:Adults Only,Community
  • Music:Free
  • Food & Drink:Wine,Beer,Food Event
  • Other:Arts & Crafts


Our 2021 event will be held on Saturday 6 November at the exciting new venue, The Heart from 6pm. Up to 300 guests will bid on more than 100 items of fabulous art. Tickets are $25 and include complimentary supper and a free glass of Margaret River Wine. There will be live music and a Mark Heussenstamm `original` door prize.$7000 WORTH OF ARTISTS' AWARDS ON OFFER. Monetary awards, kindly donated by our event sponsors, will be presented on the night to four exhibiting artists:The Margaret River Art Prize $3500; Brewhouse People's Choice Award First Prize $1200; Nature Conservation Margaret River Sustainability Prize $800; $1000 Packers` Prize and NEW award -Emerging Artist Prize $600. There will also be an exciting new development - A showcase of rare and distinguished wines from the region for auction will be up for auction.

Freedom Fairies 7th Annual Fairy Picnic

The Freedom Fairies Annual Picnic is the biggest day of the year for all of the magical creatures of Freedom Fairyland!

  • Dates:Nov 6
  • Time(s):10.00am – 2.00pm
  • Venue:Stirk Park


  • Hosted By:Freedom Fairies
  • Ticket Price:$11.64
  • Type:For Kids
  • Food & Drink:Other


On Saturday the 6th of November, Stirk Park will once again be transformed into a Fairytale wonderland full of activities for children of all ages. The Freedom Fairies and all of their friends will be flying in to visit humanland! Princesses, Superheroes, Mermaids, Pirates, Knights and more. This amazing inclusive family event is proudly presented by Freedom Fairies as part of the City of Kalamunda's Perth Hills Spring Festival.