Elizabeth Quay’s waterfront location makes this destination a unique events and entertainment space – operating all year round. Our events schedule features an array of sports, arts and family friendly activities.

Event spaces map

There are seven unique event spaces available to support a diverse range of events and activities.

Aerial view of Elizabeth Quay with Perth CBD in background

Select an event space or download the brochure for more information.

Interested in booking an event space?

If you are an event organiser looking to book an event space at Elizabeth Quay your first step is to contact our team. 

We will discuss your idea, its suitability for the space, dates and availability plus any other requirements. A meeting and site visit may also be required.

We’ll request you lodge an application pack with our team if your idea is considered suitable.

Submitting an application pack

The Event Application Pack provides detailed information about the type of events suitable at Elizabeth Quay, the full application process plus approvals, conditions and fees.

Things you should know:

  • Applications for minor events with less than 500 people and nil infrastructure are to be submitted six weeks prior to the event.
  • Applications for other events are to be submitted six months prior to the event.
  • The application fee is payable on submission of your application.
  • Completion of the application form does not automatically imply approval.
  • Only completed sections in the application will be considered, those left blank indicate you don’t require those items.
  • You are required to read and understand the sections regarding Event Conditions, Approvals, Licenses and Services before signing the application.

It’s essential that you have discussed your idea with our team before submitting an application. 

Other approvals

A number of approvals may be required from City of Perth depending on the details of your event. We will discuss these with you when you first contact our team.

Health compliance

The City of Perth Environmental Health Unit is responsible for all matters relating to approvals for noise, capacity, safety, structures, food, water and toilets. You will be required to liaise with their Environmental Health Officer (08 9461 3856) in order to obtain the relevant approvals.

Roads and footpaths

If you have an event that requires the use of the surrounding and/or internal roads or footpaths you will also need to liaise with the City of Perth (Approvals Unit 08 9461 3419).

Contact our team

You can contact our Place Activation Officer to discuss your idea by phone 08 6557 0766 or eqevents@mra.wa.gov.au

  • People serving customers at Comida food truck

    Food trucks

    Food trucks are welcome, however only food trucks issued with a licence from MRA can trade at Elizabeth Quay. To get a Food Truck Licence you must have a current City of Perth permit and meet their health requirements. If you are interested in operating at Elizabeth Quay and meet the relevant health requirements, please complete an application form and send to jodi@metierconsult.com.
  • People doing Capoeira on grass by the Elizabeth Quay inlet

    Fitness operators

    Fitness activity groups can apply to use a number of spaces available at Elizabeth Quay and Barrack Street Jetty. Download the application form and send it to eqevents@mra.wa.gov.au.

Forms and information

Event sponsorships

Our sponsorship program supports the staging of events that contribute to the aims of activation and promotion at Elizabeth Quay.

Eligible Applicants

Eligible applicants include events held by incorporated community organisations, philanthropic foundations, tertiary institutions, voluntary organisations and any organisation with official not-for-profit status. Sponsorship applications supported by a business case will also be considered from commercial organisations with a new event, initiative or innovation in its first year of launch only.

Making an application

Eligible applicants can contact our Event Program Coordinator on (08) 6557 0700 to make an application.

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