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Who needs sleep when Perth has late-night joints doling out cups of caffeinated goodness well after the sun has gone down?! We've done the ground work to bring you the go-to places for that late-night caffeine hit.
Not just for kids, mini golf is the perfect weekend activity, and the Swan Valley is Perth’s mini golf capital. Home to numerous courses that will challenge you to bring your A-game and a good sense of humour, the Swan Valley is only a short 25 minute drive out of Perth. These turfs have pieced together the quirkiest of putting holes complete with fun themes and obstacles to suit all ages and abilities.
You don’t need to get on an arduously long flight to enjoy the best of French cuisine. In Perth we have a selection of establishments delivering authentic atmosphere, service and tasty versions of the classic French crepe to satisfy even the most ardent of Francophiles. From the more traditional iterations like the sour cream, salmon and dill combo to something a bit more experimental like a rum, mint and pineapple offering – you are bound to find your ideal crepe combo right here in Perth.
Fruit picking is becoming an increasingly popular way for West Aussies to spend their down time. Whether you're a citrus fanatic, a berry lover or fawn over fall fruits, we've got you covered no matter the season.
Chocoholics unite! These top-rated chocolatiers are sure to have just the thing to fulfil your sweet desires and satisfy your cocoa cravings.
One of the benefits of living in the world’s most isolated capital city is that we are surrounded by hidden oases and secret swimming spots. Here, you can lay upon the white sand of your own private lagoon, take a dip in these natural pools that are sheltered from the world, and be lulled […]
String Symphony String Symphony is a large-scale, interactive performance installation that uses puppetry to explore connection, community and collaboration. This large scale interactive sculptural work has been created by Australia’s renowned puppetry company, Spare Parts Puppet Theatre, with designer and puppet maker Leon Hendroff. Commissioned by the City of Joondalup, this world-first premiered at the […]
Adopt a Puppet Spare Parts Puppet Theatre is Australia’s oldest company dedicated to the development and creation of puppetry. We have been part of the Western Australian community for more than 30 years, offering puppetry performances and workshops for hundreds of thousands of audience members in this time. Our vision is to transform people’s view […]
If you’re looking for a reason to scrape the kiddies off the couch this holiday season, look no further than this stellar selection of kid-friendly Christmassy theatre! Sleeping Beauty Ballet Dec 14-15, Crown Perth Performed by the Charlesworth Ballet Institute with support from Youth Ballet WA, the fairy tale we all know and love, Sleeping Beauty, […]
The upcoming Perth festival offers an incredible array of captivating arts events in the form of film, music, contemporary art, dance, circus, theatre and more. From Feb 8 - Mar 3, check out some amazing creations, engage with and be inspired by, authors, artists and performers from all over the world.
A quintessentially Aussie dish, the humble avocado smash has soared to new breakfast heights over the past few years, and thankfully, Perth’s breakfast scene has been quick to create a range of mouthwatering, Instagram-worthy avo dishes. Here are some we think you’ll love this summer.
With Christmas right around the corner, it’s time to get into the festive spirit! Christmas isn’t complete without jovial carols, heart-warming festive flicks and magical light displays, so make sure you make the most of what WA has to offer this holiday season.
Visit the new kids on the Northbridge block at Coconut Grove, Perth’s newest rooftop bar overlooking the gorgeous CBD skyline. Open from Thursday to Sunday and with 18 beers on tap, an impressive cocktail menu and the freshest club hits; there’s no better place to ring in the weekend, tropical style!
From high quality documentaries, to interactive exhibitions and author appearances, cap off the year by immersing yourself in the insightful program that the WA Museums have on offer.
This month will be big for cricket fans! With Perth Scorchers first BBL game of the season coming up on boxing day and the Women’s first home game of the season on the 22nd, there is plenty of opportunities to enjoy the family-fun atmosphere at the cricket. Support the team in the best way possible by dressing in your Scorchers kit to recreate ‘The Furnace’.
Each year as part of Fringe World, PICA present an unforgettable visual feast for the senses. This year, the celebrated institute will honour the immersive and the interactive in their two experimental WA premiers, Polar Force and The Talk.
December marks the countdown to everyone's favourite time of the year. Get in the Christmas spirit this weekend with some beautiful classical music by the talented musicians of WA Charity Orchestra and Symphony Orchestra.
Author: Tessa Pinkerton Foodies don’t miss your chance to sample some delicious bites at these events coming to Perth this week! Taco Me Crazy – Perth’s Ultimate Taco Fest Badlands Bar, Dec 9 Perth Taco lovers this event is for you! Aus Street Food has gathered Perth’s 6 best Taco chefs and is giving you […]
In the grand tradition of Fringe festivals from all over the world, the city of Bunbury will erupt in a celebration of cutting edge, diverse, eclectic shows from all over Australia this February! Bunbury Fringe will be a place for audiences to experience the delight that can be found in the different, and will showcase everything from stand-up, music, improv, poetry and storytelling. Check out these top picks that’ll help you embark on a Fringe binge to remember!
Get the whole family out of the house this summer weekend with all these fun kid-friendly events. There are heaps to choose from so you’ll definitely find something that the whole family can enjoy!
This summer, the Camelot Outdoor Cinema invites you to sink into a deckchair or grab a beanbag and relax under the stars for a great summer of cinema! Screening a wonderful selection of the season’s best films, it’s the perfect setting to take advantage of WA’s glorious summer weather and witness some spectacular night skies. Check out these exciting films within this season’s program.