Events

Christmas decorations
Date
Today | 6pm - 11pm (Daily until Monday 25 December)

Deconstructed Christmas Tree

Christmas decorations are sprawled across the grass at the quay. 

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • community-charity
Blurry, coloured lights
Date
Today | 6pm - 11pm (Daily until Monday 25 December)

Christmas Lights Trail

City of Perth's trail of lights will light up the city this Christmas. 

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • community-charity
Photo of the Chevron Festival Gardens main stage in 2016 with Spanda and the Bell Tower in the background
Date
Thursday 8 February

Perth Festival: Chevron Gardens

Three weeks of musical entertainment and festival atmosphere in The Gardens.

  • art-exhibitions
  • music-performance
  • food-drink
Photo of the Chevron Festival Gardens main stage in 2016 with Spanda and the Bell Tower in the background
Date
Thursday 1 March

Perth Festival: Chevron Gardens

Three weeks of musical entertainment and festival atmosphere in The Gardens.

  • art-exhibitions
  • music-performance
  • food-drink

Attractions

Top of bronze statue of Talbot Hobbs

Talbot Hobbs Memorial

Visit the historical memorial of Lieut. General Sir J. J. Talbot Hobbs, Western Australia’s most distinguished World War One soldier, and a renowned architect.

  • art-exhibitions
  • historical
Mural artwork on the Elizabeth Quay island playground wall.

The Black Swan

This mural tells the Noongar creation story of Western Australia's iconic Black Swans.

  • art-exhibitions
The Elizabeth Quay Ferry Terminal at night time

EDGE

This giant artwork runs the entire length of the inlet, illuminating the water.

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
Woman viewing the Signature Ring a public art piece at Barrack Street Jetty

Signature Ring

Hundreds of thousands of past school students signatures etched in copper plates that were collected in 1999 as part of the millennium celebrations.

  • art-exhibitions
First Contact public art piece at Elizabeth Quay

First Contact

The striking First Contact sculpture welcomes visitors to the quay from the river and the city. 

  • art-exhibitions
Spanda public art piece at Elizabeth Quay

Spanda

Spanda's 29m tall design represents ripples and links the Swan River, land and sky.

  • art-exhibitions
Photo looking down at the BHP Billiton Water Park mosaic

Pinjah

Inspired by many elements of the Noongar people this mosaic sits at the base of the BHP Billiton Water Park

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
Artwork atop of the Transperth ferry terminal canopy at Elizabeth Quay.

Four Winds

This work atop the ferry terminal canopy examines ideas about air.

  • art-exhibitions