Events

Photograph of First National artist Julie Dowling
Date
Today (Daily until Monday 13 August)
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

WA Now: Julie Dowling - Babanyu

In her words, culture and language are ‘Babanyu’ – friends for life.

  • art-exhibitions
  • learn
  • historical
  • family-children
A Corsini collection painting of Modonna holding a child and surrounded by angels
Date
Saturday 24 February
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

A Florentine Festival Day

Experience Italian life with this celebration featuring Florentine and Italian history, food, wine and art-making activities.

  • art-exhibitions
  • food-drink
  • music-performance
  • historical
  • family-children
Photograph of First National artist Julie Dowling
Date
Today (Daily until Monday 13 August)
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

WA Now: Julie Dowling - Babanyu

In her words, culture and language are ‘Babanyu’ – friends for life.

  • art-exhibitions
  • learn
  • historical
  • family-children
A heritage image of the old REIWA office layered with the number 100
Date
Thursday 1 March - Thursday 31 May
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

REIWA Centenary Exhibition

The exhibition will showcase how REIWA has grown and positively influenced our state over the last century.

  • art-exhibitions
  • learn
  • community-charity
  • historical
  • family-children
Offer Image of sun setting over the dessert with 8 Australian animal crossing caution signs displaying black images related to the movies on show.
Date
Thursday 15 March
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Australian Film Season

Crikey mate, it's a festival of Aussie movies and it's going straight to the pool room.

  • food-drink
  • screening
  • music-performance
  • historical
  • family-children
Photograph of a woman sitting at a cafe table squeezing a lemon over a plate of fried squid
Date
Saturday 17 March
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Corsini Collection Long Table

Join AGWA for an exclusive Corsini Collection degustation dining adventure.

  • art-exhibitions
  • historical
  • food-drink
Photograph of a composer directing a choir to sing
Date
Sunday 18 March
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Singing at the Gallery

Art Gallery WA invites you to be part of their opera chorus.

  • art-exhibitions
  • music-performance
  • historical
Photograph of First National artist Julie Dowling
Date
Today (Daily until Monday 13 August)
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

WA Now: Julie Dowling - Babanyu

In her words, culture and language are ‘Babanyu’ – friends for life.

  • art-exhibitions
  • learn
  • historical
  • family-children
A heritage image of the old REIWA office layered with the number 100
Date
Thursday 1 March - Thursday 31 May
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

REIWA Centenary Exhibition

The exhibition will showcase how REIWA has grown and positively influenced our state over the last century.

  • art-exhibitions
  • learn
  • community-charity
  • historical
  • family-children
Offer Image of sun setting over the dessert with 8 Australian animal crossing caution signs displaying black images related to the movies on show.
Date
Sunday 1 April
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Australian Film Season

Crikey mate, it's a festival of Aussie movies and it's going straight to the pool room.

  • food-drink
  • screening
  • music-performance
  • historical
  • family-children
Photograph of a composer directing a choir to sing
Date
Sunday 15 April
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Singing at the Gallery

Art Gallery WA invites you to be part of their opera chorus.

  • art-exhibitions
  • music-performance
  • historical
Photograph of Melissa Harpley art curator of the Corsini Exhibition standing in front of Corsini Exhibition poster
Date
Thursday 12 April
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Behind the Scenes of the Corsini Collection

Introducing the private art collection of one of Florence’s most eminent families, the Corsini family.

  • art-exhibitions
  • historical
  • learn
Photograph of First National artist Julie Dowling
Date
Today (Daily until Monday 13 August)
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

WA Now: Julie Dowling - Babanyu

In her words, culture and language are ‘Babanyu’ – friends for life.

  • art-exhibitions
  • learn
  • historical
  • family-children
A heritage image of the old REIWA office layered with the number 100
Date
Thursday 1 March - Thursday 31 May
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

REIWA Centenary Exhibition

The exhibition will showcase how REIWA has grown and positively influenced our state over the last century.

  • art-exhibitions
  • learn
  • community-charity
  • historical
  • family-children
Photograph of a composer directing a choir to sing
Date
Sunday 20 May
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Singing at the Gallery

Art Gallery WA invites you to be part of their opera chorus.

  • art-exhibitions
  • music-performance
  • historical
A photograph of a man and a woman staring longingly into the distance in 50's period outfits holding a pink doll.
Date
Saturday 5 - Sunday 20 May
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Summer of the Seventeenth Doll

A play seething with passion, disappointment and heartbreak.

  • art-exhibitions
  • music-performance
  • historical
  • screening
Photograph of First National artist Julie Dowling
Date
Today (Daily until Monday 13 August)
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

WA Now: Julie Dowling - Babanyu

In her words, culture and language are ‘Babanyu’ – friends for life.

  • art-exhibitions
  • learn
  • historical
  • family-children
Photograph of a composer directing a choir to sing
Date
Sunday 17 June
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Singing at the Gallery

Art Gallery WA invites you to be part of their opera chorus.

  • art-exhibitions
  • music-performance
  • historical
Photograph of First National artist Julie Dowling
Date
Today (Daily until Monday 13 August)
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

WA Now: Julie Dowling - Babanyu

In her words, culture and language are ‘Babanyu’ – friends for life.

  • art-exhibitions
  • learn
  • historical
  • family-children
Photograph of First National artist Julie Dowling
Date
Today (Daily until Monday 13 August)
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

WA Now: Julie Dowling - Babanyu

In her words, culture and language are ‘Babanyu’ – friends for life.

  • art-exhibitions
  • learn
  • historical
  • family-children

Attractions

Top of bronze statue of Talbot Hobbs
Location
Elizabeth Quay

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
Statue of Bessie
Location
Elizabeth Quay

Statue of Bessie Mabel Rischbieth

This bronze statue of Bessie Mabel Rischbieth by artist Jon Tarry is located on the island.

  • art-exhibitions
  • historical
Walter, your Nyungar guide at Elizabeth Quay
Location
Elizabeth Quay

Go Cultural Aboriginal Tours & Experiences

Take a journey into Perth's ancient Aboriginal past with traditional songs, dreamtime stories and Noongar culture.

  • art-exhibitions
  • cruises-tours
  • historical
  • learn
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Location
Elizabeth Quay

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
Child's hand in dinosaur footprint
Date
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Discovery Zone

Explore the WA Museum’s new Discovery Zone, now open at the State Library.

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • historical
  • learn