Events

A close up of wood burning with live flames in a fire pit
Date
Friday 21 June - Sunday 21 July
Location
Multiple locations

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
A person carving a block of ice with tools with finished sculptures in the background
Date
Friday 21 June
Location
Yagan Square

Live Ice Sculpting

As part of Makuru at Yagan Square, witness live ice sculpting from 11am each Friday in our alfresco area.

  • art-exhibitions
  • community-charity
  • music-performance
  • family-children
A close up of wood burning with live flames in a fire pit
Date
Friday 21 June - Sunday 21 July
Location
Multiple locations

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
A person carving a block of ice with tools with finished sculptures in the background
Date
Friday 5 July
Location
Yagan Square

Live Ice Sculpting

As part of Makuru at Yagan Square, witness live ice sculpting from 11am each Friday in our alfresco area.

  • art-exhibitions
  • community-charity
  • music-performance
  • family-children
3D render of man sitting near river bed
Date
Sunday 7 - Saturday 13 July
Location
Yagan Square

Virtual Whadjuk

Experience Noongar culture and Perth landscapes through a virtual reality headset.

  • community-charity
  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • screening
  • historical
  • learn
  • music-performance
Colourful chariot procession with people celebrating
Date
Sunday 7 July
Location
Elizabeth Quay

Rath Yatra

Rath (chariot) Yatra (procession) is a cultural festival depicting the journey of chariots, which symbolise and promote goodness, happiness, values and harmony in the community.

  • community-charity
Night time lantern procession over the EQ bridge with city skyline in background
Date
Friday 11 October
Location
Elizabeth Quay

Light the Night

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

  • community-charity
  • family-children
Event photo of marathon walkers at night time
Date
Saturday 30 November
Location
Elizabeth Quay

Up All Night

Join this overnight marathon walk that starts after dark and finishes at dawn.

  • community-charity

Attractions

First Contact - Public Art
Location
Elizabeth Quay

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
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Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Wetland

The Wetland is a fresh water ecology which is home to plant and animal species once common throughout Perth, including native fish, frogs and invertebrates. It has a stage making it an ideal spot for events, and steps which provide seating for audiences or passers-by looking for a peaceful spot to relax.

  • community-charity
  • music-performance
  • family-children
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Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Urban Orchard

The Urban Orchard is a place to celebrate the importance of growing fresh, healthy food where we live.

  • community-charity
  • food-drink
  • markets
  • family-children
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Location
Elizabeth Quay

Enjoying the Swan River

Relax, get active or cruise on the river.

  • community-charity
  • sport-recreation
  • family-children