Events

painting of a paradise garden with kangaroos, numbats, dingos and birds sitting around an Australian Aboriginal painting
Date
Today (Daily until Sunday 31 December)
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Outside: Matters of the heart in Indigenous art

Six Seasons Gallery is a space dedicated to the display and interpretation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art from the State Art Collection.

  • art-exhibitions
  • learn
  • historical
  • family-children
Ute driving in a parade through the streets promoting aboriginal advancement and working together.
Date
Today (Daily until Sunday 3 September)
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Right Wrongs Exhibitions

Fifty years have passed since Australia voted 'Yes' in the 1967 Referendum.

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • community-charity
  • historical
  • learn
Traditional Australian Aboriginal painting on canvas by Alan Griffiths
Date
Today | 10am - 5pm (Daily until Sunday 20 August)
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

When the Sky Fell: Legacies of the 1967 Referendum

When the Sky Fell presents the perspectives of a number of Indigenous artistic communities from across WA.

  • community-charity
  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • screening
  • historical
  • learn
painting of a paradise garden with kangaroos, numbats, dingos and birds sitting around an Australian Aboriginal painting
Date
Today (Daily until Sunday 31 December)
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Outside: Matters of the heart in Indigenous art

Six Seasons Gallery is a space dedicated to the display and interpretation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art from the State Art Collection.

  • art-exhibitions
  • learn
  • historical
  • family-children
Ute driving in a parade through the streets promoting aboriginal advancement and working together.
Date
Today (Daily until Sunday 3 September)
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Right Wrongs Exhibitions

Fifty years have passed since Australia voted 'Yes' in the 1967 Referendum.

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • community-charity
  • historical
  • learn
patch work imagery of a tree with no leaves
Date
Saturday 2 September - Monday 26 February
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Looking Glass

WA artist Gregory Pryor has created an immersive new work which draws upon his investigations into isolated landscapes of Western Australia.

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • learn
inkjet print of volcanic island
Date
Saturday 16 September - Monday 11 December
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Bill Henson

A National Gallery of Victoria exhibition on display in Perth. 

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • learn
painting of a paradise garden with kangaroos, numbats, dingos and birds sitting around an Australian Aboriginal painting
Date
Today (Daily until Sunday 31 December)
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Outside: Matters of the heart in Indigenous art

Six Seasons Gallery is a space dedicated to the display and interpretation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art from the State Art Collection.

  • art-exhibitions
  • learn
  • historical
  • family-children
patch work imagery of a tree with no leaves
Date
Saturday 2 September - Monday 26 February
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Looking Glass

WA artist Gregory Pryor has created an immersive new work which draws upon his investigations into isolated landscapes of Western Australia.

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • learn
inkjet print of volcanic island
Date
Saturday 16 September - Monday 11 December
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Bill Henson

A National Gallery of Victoria exhibition on display in Perth. 

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • learn
Portrait of Heath Ledger holding an old still shot camera with a yellow wash background
Date
Saturday 14 October - Monday 29 January
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Heath Ledger: A Life in Pictures

Discover a passionate film-maker – admire a screen legend – celebrate a local hero.

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • screening
  • historical
  • learn
painting of a paradise garden with kangaroos, numbats, dingos and birds sitting around an Australian Aboriginal painting
Date
Today (Daily until Sunday 31 December)
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Outside: Matters of the heart in Indigenous art

Six Seasons Gallery is a space dedicated to the display and interpretation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art from the State Art Collection.

  • art-exhibitions
  • learn
  • historical
  • family-children
patch work imagery of a tree with no leaves
Date
Saturday 2 September - Monday 26 February
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Looking Glass

WA artist Gregory Pryor has created an immersive new work which draws upon his investigations into isolated landscapes of Western Australia.

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • learn
inkjet print of volcanic island
Date
Saturday 16 September - Monday 11 December
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Bill Henson

A National Gallery of Victoria exhibition on display in Perth. 

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • learn
Portrait of Heath Ledger holding an old still shot camera with a yellow wash background
Date
Saturday 14 October - Monday 29 January
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Heath Ledger: A Life in Pictures

Discover a passionate film-maker – admire a screen legend – celebrate a local hero.

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • screening
  • historical
  • learn
painting of a paradise garden with kangaroos, numbats, dingos and birds sitting around an Australian Aboriginal painting
Date
Today (Daily until Sunday 31 December)
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Outside: Matters of the heart in Indigenous art

Six Seasons Gallery is a space dedicated to the display and interpretation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art from the State Art Collection.

  • art-exhibitions
  • learn
  • historical
  • family-children
patch work imagery of a tree with no leaves
Date
Saturday 2 September - Monday 26 February
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Looking Glass

WA artist Gregory Pryor has created an immersive new work which draws upon his investigations into isolated landscapes of Western Australia.

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • learn
inkjet print of volcanic island
Date
Saturday 16 September - Monday 11 December
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Bill Henson

A National Gallery of Victoria exhibition on display in Perth. 

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • learn
Portrait of Heath Ledger holding an old still shot camera with a yellow wash background
Date
Saturday 14 October - Monday 29 January
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Heath Ledger: A Life in Pictures

Discover a passionate film-maker – admire a screen legend – celebrate a local hero.

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • screening
  • historical
  • learn
patch work imagery of a tree with no leaves
Date
Saturday 2 September - Monday 26 February
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Looking Glass

WA artist Gregory Pryor has created an immersive new work which draws upon his investigations into isolated landscapes of Western Australia.

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • learn
Portrait of Heath Ledger holding an old still shot camera with a yellow wash background
Date
Saturday 14 October - Monday 29 January
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Heath Ledger: A Life in Pictures

Discover a passionate film-maker – admire a screen legend – celebrate a local hero.

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • screening
  • historical
  • learn
patch work imagery of a tree with no leaves
Date
Saturday 2 September - Monday 26 February
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

Looking Glass

WA artist Gregory Pryor has created an immersive new work which draws upon his investigations into isolated landscapes of Western Australia.

  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • learn

Attractions

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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
The Duyfken when it arrived by the island at Elizabeth Quay
Location
Elizabeth Quay

Duyfken

Come aboard and explore the replica of the historic Duyfken – the Dutch barge and first ship to land on Australian shores in 1616.

  • learn
  • historical
  • family-children
FTI Get into Film green screen set up in the James St Amphitheatre with projections on the Perth Cultural Centre LED Screen.
Location
Perth Cultural Centre

FTI

FTI is a not-for-profit membership based organisation dedicated to enhancing the vibrancy of the WA Screen Sector.

  • screening
  • learn
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.

  • sport-recreation
  • learn
  • family-children
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
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
  • cruises-tours
  • learn
  • screening
  • family-children
A crowd watching the 2014 Chinese New Year celebrations in Chinatown with dragon and dancers
Location

Chinese New Year 2016

From 12 to 9pm on Sunday 14 February 2016 the streets of Northbridge will come alive with Chinese New Year celebrations.

  • community-charity
  • food-drink
  • art-exhibitions
  • family-children
  • music-performance
  • learn
  • markets
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