South Perth Sounds 2019

Arts & Culture Food & Drink Free Kids/Family Live Entertainment Outdoor Young people

Event Information

  • Date DATE
    23 February 2019
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  • Time TIME
    5 - 8.30PM
  • Location LOCATION
    Sir James Mitchell Park
    Coode Street, South Perth WA
  • Cost COST
  • Hosted by HOSTED BY
    City of South Perth

The annual South Perth Sounds Concert will return to the picturesque South Perth Foreshore on Saturday 23 February 2019 with Australian rock legends, the Hoodoo Gurus set to headline the free community concert. 

South Perth Sounds will kick off from 5pm with pre-show entertainment, children activities and gourmet food trucks. Hoodoo Gurus will be supported by local Perth band Hot Sand. 

For updates follow the event on Facebook.

Getting there

To plan your journey using public transport, visit Transperth's journey planner website.


Event parking will be available on Sir James Mitchell Park, South Perth (entry via Coode St) for a gold coin donation. Managed by the Rotary Club of Como, money raised will go back into the local community.

Free ACROD parking will be available on Sir James Mitchell Park, South Perth (access opposite Forrest St). Please present your ACROD permit upon entry.

Parking restrictions apply in the City of South Perth, please read the signs carefully.

Parking restrictions

Temporary parking restrictions will be in place on Saturday 23 February 2019. Visit the event page for more information or download the Parking Restrictions map.


This concert is wheelchair accessible. Path matting for wheelchair access will be in place and accessible toilets will be available. Free ACROD parking will be available on Sir James Mitchell Park, South Perth. Access opposite Forrest St. Please present your ACROD permit upon entry.

An Auslan interpreters will be on stage throughout the duration of the event and streamed on to the big screens positioned side of stage.


5-6pm Pre-Show entertainment including the Glitz Trio and 96FM Street Team

6-6.15pm Welcome including a Welcome to Country and Mayor's Welcome

6.15-7pm Support act - Hot Sand

7-7.30pm – Intermission

7.30-8.30pm – Hoodoo Gurus 

Children's games area

This event will feature a range of free children’s games which will run from 5-8.30pm. Children are to be supervised at all times.


You may bring your own seating including chairs and picnic blankets. The event will have designated areas for picnic blankets and low seating (low back chairs and chairs with short legs), and an area for high seating.

Food and beverages 

There will be a range of gourmet food trucks available to purchase from, you may also bring along your own food to this event. This event is BYO, please drink responsibility. No alcoholic drinks will be available to purchase at the event. 


Drones are not permitted to fly over populous area so please leave your drones at home. For more information visit

The City of South Perth would like to thank the following sponsors and Lotterywest.








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Event contact

For event related enquiries, please contact the City’s events team.