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Perth & surrounds is home to many of the state’s major arts companies and hosts world class exhibitions, festivals, performances and concerts year round.
Scarborough is an ideal area to base yourself for that perfect vacation destination. You can take a leisurely stroll along the beachfront or immerse yourself in swimming, surfing, fishing, cycling, windsurfing, kitesurfing. Then enjoy nature-based activities, explore, get fit, enjoy the arts or sporting events, and there are plenty of fun activities for children.
Winter is a great time to visit Perth. And this winter, Perth is going LIVE! There’s more blockbuster events at Optus Stadium than ever before. Your hardest decision will be which weekend to choose.
Experience the world’s most beautiful stadium – Optus Stadium this winter with a start studded line up of the best international and Australian events taking place. Whether you are a fan of Manchester United, Fremantle Dockers or Sydney Swan, there will be a right game for you!
Where: Optus Stadium
Discover the world’s largest wildflower collection right here in Western Australia! With more than 12,000 species of wildflowers, you can enjoy these precious natural treasures at a number of sights around Perth starting from September – November each year.
Whether it is guided walks, talks or exploring the wildflower trails, there is something for the family and all nature lovers!
When: September – November
Where: Number of sights around Perth
Scarborough sunset Winter markets
Those pesky winter blues are a thing of the past at the Scarborough Sunset Winter Markets; she’s warm, intimate, extremely delicious and the ultimate spot to spend time with the whole gang. If Thursday nights are for the Summer Season, Saturday afternoons are undoubtedly for her toastier little sister.
Saturday evenings in Perth have never looked so good as up to 50 foodies and retailers come together to showcase global cuisines, local treats and handcrafted winter wares. Beats from local markets DJs provide the perfect soundtrack to your wintery Saturday eves. They’re known as our summer party starters, but don’t be fooled – their winter beats are just as HOT!
The hand selected retail stalls will ensure you get your winter shopping fix each week, with goods ranging from vintage clothing, handmade candles, street clothing, dog treats, photography, ocean inspired jewellery, mobile lolly bus, eco homewares and more!
When: Every Saturday from 14th May – 29th October 2022
Time: 3pm – 8pm
Where: The Esplanade, Scarborough
DINOSAURS OF PATAGONIA
Walk with the largest dinosaurs to ever roam the earth!
In a world first, this incredible exhibition brings together full-scale casts of dinosaurs from an ancient time in Patagonia, alongside incredible fossils and new finds.
Experience the sheer size of titanosaurs and walk with herbivores and carnivores from the Cretaceous, Jurassic and Triassic!
This striking exhibition features 15 dinosaurs, incredible fossils, 3D animations and video and interactive fun for all the family.
Dive into the chronicles of this ancient past, travel through the deserts of Patagonia, reveal mysteries of nature and understand your place as a human being in the complex balance of our natural history.
When: 2nd July -23rd October 2022
Where: WA Museum Boola Bardip
WASO’s FAIRYTALE BALL
Once upon a time, magical creatures of all sorts gathered together for a Fairytale Ball. Now princes, princesses and the whole family are invited to join WASO for a marvellous musical adventure! Conductor Jessica Gethin will read from an enchanted storybook and take the orchestra through fantasy favourites for the whole family.
Don your dress-ups and dance along to spellbinding scores in this storybook spectacular.
Magical moments for families with children aged 3-11 years.
When: 1st October 2022
Where: Perth Concert Hall
Tulip season is around the corner at Araluen Botanic Park! It will be a kaleidoscope of colours in the form of over 150,000 Tulips and 36,000 Spring blooms! Internationally recognised Camellias, Azaleas, and Grand Magnolia trees are just some of the beautiful blooms you will spot.
Tulip season is scheduled to start on 19th August till late September.
When: 19th August till late September.
Where: Araluen Botanic Park
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince™ in Concert
It is the unknown we fear, nothing more
Relive Harry’s sixth year at Hogwarts™ School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. With a little help from the Half-Blood Prince™, Harry becomes a wiz at potions, wins the Felix Felicis luck potion, and uncovers the meaning of Horcruxes!
Experience the magic unfolding on the big screen in high definition, with music performed live by the West Australian Symphony Orchestra. Nicholas Hooper’s wonderful score and J.K. Rowling’s classic tale combine for all the adventure, humour, and suspense you remember in an experience you’ll never forget.
When: 12th – 13th August 2022
Where: Riverside Theatre
ICC MEN’S T20 WORLD
It is the unknown we fear, nothing more
Australia will be hosting the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022! The world’s best players from 16 teams will play 45 matches around the country, with Perth set to host 5 matches at Perth Stadium between the 22nd – 30th October!
Match 1: Saturday 22 October 2022, England v Afghanistan
Match 2: Tuesday 25 October 2022, Australian v Group A first qualifier
Match 3: Thursday 27 October 2022, Pakistan v Group A first qualifier
Match 4 & 5: Sunday 30 October 2022, Pakistan v Group A second qualifier and India v South Africa
Where: Perth Stadium