Australian Heritage Festival

Daily from 19 April - 16 May 2018

Arts & Culture Education Free Library

To showcase it's unique culture and history, the City of South Perth will take part in the 2018 Australian Heritage Festival.

This year the Australian Heritage Festival is focusing on the theme 'My Culture, My Story', celebrating the diversity of cultures that have shaped our shared heritage. The Festival is an opportunity to reflect on the places where we live, work, and travel, and why they are special.

The national launch of the Australian Heritage Festival 2018 will take place on Wednesday, 18 April in Sydney. Join communities across Australia as they treasure their local cultural heritage by telling their stories and celebrating their traditions, including storytelling, music, food, dance, traditional games, and crafts.

The 2018 Australian Heritage Festival is supported through funding from the Australian Government’s National Trusts Partnership Program.

Australian Heritage Festival events


WW1 Centenary Exhibition - South Perth at War

Heritage House 19 April - 20 May 2018

An exhibition commemorating the Centenary of WW1 through the stories of service men and women who served and the daily struggles and sacrifices of the home-front in South Perth.‚Äč

Arts & Culture Free

South Perth's Old Mill - Fact and Fiction

Old Mill 16 May 2018

Architectural historian Professor John Stephens and historical novelist Professor Ian Reid will give an illustrated and integrated presentation on the many-faceted cultural heritage of this landmark community building.

Arts & Culture Free Library

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For more information, please contact the City.