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 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
Close up of beer tasting paddle
Date
Thursday 4 July
Location
Elizabeth Quay

Meet the Brewer

An interactive session all about the art and science of brewing beer.

  • learn
  • food-drink
Animated image of a child in overalls with two dogs in a lounge room
Date
Saturday 6 - Friday 12 July
Location
Yagan Square

The Secret Life of Pets 2 Petting Zoo

Come and visit the petting zoo to celebrate the release of The Secret Life of Pets 2.

  • family-children
  • screening
  • learn
Stuffed toy snowman hugging a regular snowman in a snowy field.
Date
Saturday 6 - Sunday 21 July
Location
Yagan Square

Kids Winter Storytelling

As part of Makuru at Yagan Square, enjoy free storytelling and winter folk favourites.

  • food-drink
  • learn
  • music-performance
  • historical
  • 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
Child adding toppings to a pizza
Date
Tuesday 16 July
Location
Elizabeth Quay

Kids Pizza Making Classes

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

  • family-children
  • learn
  • food-drink

Attractions

People enjoying the Island Playground at Elizabeth Quay
Location
Elizabeth Quay

Playground

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

  • family-children
  • sport-recreation
  • learn
An image of school students walking through Yagan Square up towards the amphitheatre during the day
Location
Yagan Square

Yagan Square School Tours

Free tours for school groups are now available for Term 2.

  • family-children
  • cruises-tours
  • historical
  • learn
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Location
Armadale

Aboriginal Interpretive Centre

The Aboriginal Interpretive Centre at Champion Lakes is the first of its kind in Perth.

  • art-exhibitions
  • learn
A family of four pose with a replica gold nugget at Elizabeth Quay.
Location
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
View of the WA Museums front entrance with a crowd sitting on the steps in the foreground.
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

WA Museum

The Western Australian Museum is the State’s premier cultural organisation, housing WA’s scientific and cultural collection. 

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • screening
  • learn
Noongar man playing didgeridoo at Yagan Square
Location
Yagan Square

Aboriginal Experiences

Public art pieces, wildflowers, bush tucker and more.

  • food-drink
  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • screening
  • historical
  • learn
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
Someone holding a pearl in their hand
Location
Elizabeth Quay

Willie Creek Pearls

Experience a display of stunning pearl jewellery and live pearl harvests.

  • shopping
  • learn
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
External view of the State Library of WA entrance with people sitting in the foreground.
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

State Library of WA

The State Library of WA is more than just a place for books - enjoy film screenings, family activities, tours and exhibitions.

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • cruises-tours
  • screening
  • learn