Events

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Date
Friday 21 June - Sunday 21 July

Makuru at Yagan Square

There is plenty to see and do at Yagan Square as we celebrate the Noongar season of Makuru.

  • community-charity
  • food-drink
  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • music-performance
  • historical
  • learn
  • markets
  • screening
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Date
Friday 21 June - Sunday 21 July

Cosy @ The Quay

We have everything you need to warm up and escape the cold weather this winter.

  • shopping
  • food-drink
  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • sport-recreation
  • music-performance
  • markets
The Island alfresco area at night time overlooking the river
Date
Friday 21 June - Saturday 20 July

Cosy at The Island

Stay warm this winter at The Island.

  • family-children
  • food-drink
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Date
Friday 21 June

Live Music

Treat your ears, while delighting in the views and the scrumptious food.

  • shopping
  • food-drink
  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • music-performance
  • markets
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Date
Friday 21 June

Arts and Craft Markets

Explore the most cosy boutique arts and craft markets Perth has to offer.

  • shopping
  • food-drink
  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • music-performance
  • markets
Market food vendor in his stall looking back at customers while leaning on food prep bench
Date
Friday 21 June

Food Markets

Enjoy Perth's finest food offerings under our cosy heated dining halls.

  • food-drink
  • markets
  • music-performance
  • family-children
Aerial view of children skating on an ice rink
Date
Friday 28 June - Sunday 21 July

Skating at Elizabeth Quay

This winter wonderland experience is fun for all ages.

  • food-drink
  • sport-recreation
  • family-children
A close up of wood burning with live flames in a fire pit
Date
Friday 21 June - Sunday 21 July

Makuru at Yagan Square

There is plenty to see and do at Yagan Square as we celebrate the Noongar season of Makuru.

  • community-charity
  • food-drink
  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • music-performance
  • historical
  • learn
  • markets
  • screening
Young woman in focus holding warm string lights at dusk with skyline out of focus in background
Date
Friday 21 June - Sunday 21 July

Cosy @ The Quay

We have everything you need to warm up and escape the cold weather this winter.

  • shopping
  • food-drink
  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • sport-recreation
  • music-performance
  • markets
The Island alfresco area at night time overlooking the river
Date
Friday 21 June - Saturday 20 July

Cosy at The Island

Stay warm this winter at The Island.

  • family-children
  • food-drink
Close up of musicians guitar neck focused on the tuning pegs with blurred background
Date
Friday 5 July

Live Music

Treat your ears, while delighting in the views and the scrumptious food.

  • shopping
  • food-drink
  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • music-performance
  • markets
Woman not fully in frame at a markets looking through beads and bracelets on a table with other market stalls in the back ground out of focus
Date
Friday 5 July

Arts and Craft Markets

Explore the most cosy boutique arts and craft markets Perth has to offer.

  • shopping
  • food-drink
  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • music-performance
  • markets
Market food vendor in his stall looking back at customers while leaning on food prep bench
Date
Friday 5 July

Food Markets

Enjoy Perth's finest food offerings under our cosy heated dining halls.

  • food-drink
  • markets
  • music-performance
  • family-children
Aerial view of children skating on an ice rink
Date
Friday 28 June - Sunday 21 July

Skating at Elizabeth Quay

This winter wonderland experience is fun for all ages.

  • food-drink
  • sport-recreation
  • family-children
Wild West Charters on the swan river at sunset
Date
Saturday 6 July

Wild Island Adventure

A unique way to keep the children entertained this school holidays.

  • food-drink
  • cruises-tours
  • family-children
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Date
Tuesday 16 July

Kids Painting Workshop

Get creative this school holidays with this fun guided painting workshop.

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
Child adding toppings to a pizza
Date
Tuesday 16 July

Kids Pizza Making Classes

Get creative and make, cook and eat your very own pizzas at The Island.

  • family-children
  • learn
  • food-drink
Night time lantern procession over the EQ bridge with city skyline in background
Date
Friday 11 October

Light the Night

Come together to transform the darkness into a sea of glowing light to beat blood cancer.

  • community-charity
  • family-children

Attractions

Rubra on the Swan, cafe next to the WA Rowing Club on the Swan River

Rubra on the Swan

Enjoy a coffee, a bite to eat or to purchase coffee beans direct from the roaster.

  • family-children
  • food-drink
The Elizabeth Quay bridge at night

Elizabeth Quay Bridge

The 20-metre high suspension bridge is open to pedestrians and cyclists and is an iconic architectural feature of the quay.

  • sport-recreation
  • family-children
A family of four pose with a replica gold nugget at Elizabeth Quay.

Heart of Gold Discovery Trail

Bring the golden stories of Perth to life on a virtual adventure through the city.

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • cruises-tours
  • historical
  • learn
Elizabeth Quay Ferry

Ferry

Transperth ferry services to South Perth operate from the Elizabeth Quay Jetty on the Western Promenade .

  • cruises-tours
  • family-children
Two girls on the Elizabeth Quay Carousel horses

The Elizabeth Quay Carousel

This traditional, handcrafted Venetian carousel is sure to delight the young and young at heart.

  • family-children
View of Barrack Street Jetty with a Carousel from the Bell Tower

Barrack Street Jetty

Barrack Street Jetty is a popular tourist destination and a favourite spot for dining, entertainment and recreation.

  • shopping
  • food-drink
  • family-children
  • sport-recreation
  • music-performance
  • cruises-tours
  • markets
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
Burgers and chips boxed up ready for sale

V Burger Bar

Enjoy some of the best gourmet burgers in town at Elizabeth Quay.

  • food-drink
  • family-children
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Walking, Jogging and Cycling

Barrack Street Jetty is a great spot to start your workout or take a break, while Elizabeth Quay’s landmark bridge is a perfect place to pause and soak up the city views during your active adventure.

  • sport-recreation
  • family-children
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Florence Hummerston Kiosk

The Florence Hummerston Kiosk, originally built in 1928, has been painstakingly relocated and rebuilt on the island.

  • food-drink
  • historical
  • family-children
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The Bell Tower

Visit one of the largest musical instruments on earth, housing the bells of Saint Martin in the Fields church from Trafalgar Square, London.

 

  • family-children
People enjoying the views from the Perth Explorer bus

Perth Explorer

Perth Explorer operates an open air, fun tour around Perth. 

  • cruises-tours
  • family-children
First Contact - Public Art

Public Art Walk

Take a stroll and discover the amazing public art on display at the quay.

  • community-charity
  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • sport-recreation
  • historical
  • learn
People on a camel ride by the Swan River

Camel Rides

A memorable way to experience the Swan River and city views.

  • cruises-tours
  • family-children
People enjoying the Island Playground at Elizabeth Quay

Playground

A place for children young and old, families will love the island playground at Elizabeth Quay.

  • family-children
  • sport-recreation
  • learn
Young child enjoying the BHP Billiton Water Park

BHP Water Park

BHP Water Park is home to an interactive water feature that uses lighting and choreographed water jets to create an engaging, fun and family friendly community space.

  • sport-recreation
  • family-children
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
Gondola with 2 passengers cruising in Elizabeth Quay with the bridge in the background

Gondolas on the Swan

A gondola ride offers a unique way to explore the Swan River or celebrate a special occasion, birthday, anniversary, wedding, Valentines Day and even a marriage proposal.

  • cruises-tours
  • sport-recreation
  • family-children
The Island restaurant at sunset

The Island Elizabeth Quay

Dine out surrounded by the magnificent Swan River at this landmark eatery. 

  • family-children
  • food-drink