Events Listing


The Avocado Shuffle

Halo Espresso 4 February 2017

A dining experience to pay homage to the wonderful avocado as it transforms each of the dishes in this three course long table dinner.

Food & Drink

Living Smart course

South Perth Community Hall Every Wednesday from 8 February 2017

In this 7 week course you will learn how to become more sustainable– from saving power and water, to thinking about transport, healthy homes and lifestyles, growing your own food and retrofitting your home. A wide range of topics will be explored with lots of time for thinking and sharing with others.

Education Environment & Sustainability

Manning Community Centre Open Day

Manning Community Centre 11 February 2017

The Manning Community Centre will open its doors to the public on Saturday 11 February and allow people to explore all its facilities.

Free Kids/Family Library Live Entertainment

Literacy Through Story

Manning Library Function Room 15 February 2017

Susanne Gervay OAM will engage you in strategies of literacy through story.

Education Free Library

Great Gardens Workshop: Inspiring Your Beautiful Garden

City of South Perth Civic Centre Community Hall 23 February 2017

This event is now fully booked.

Education Environment & Sustainability Free

Fiesta Concert 2017

Sir James Mitchell Park 25 February 2017

The Fiesta Concert will take place on the iconic South Perth foreshore featuring prominent Australian singer-songwriter Emma Louise and supported by Thelma Plum.

Arts & Culture Free Kids/Family Live Entertainment Outdoor

The Fig Drop

Halo Espresso 25 February 2017

A long table dinner where the fig shines as the key ingredient and brings excitement to every dish.

Food & Drink

Clean Up Australia Day

Various locations 5 March 2017

Get involved with Clean Up Australia Day by cleaning up your local area with your friends and family.

Environment & Sustainability Free Kids/Family Outdoor Seniors


South Perth Foreshore (East of Mends St Jetty) 8 - 11 March 2017

Due to a thunderstorm and high winds forecasted for Sunday the event will finish at 10pm, Saturday 11 March 2017. Confluence is an interactive art installation designed by local artist Sean van der Poel.

Arts & Culture Free Kids/Family Outdoor

People Who Care Community Health Expo 2017

Sir James Mitchell Park 10 March 2017

People Who Care Community Health Expo featuring the Seniors outdoor fitness world record attempt.

Outdoor Seniors

A Grape or Two

Halo Espresso 11 March 2017

Enjoy a three course long table dinner that pays homage to the grape.

Food & Drink

Teddy Bears Picnic

Perth Zoo 12 March 2017

Pack a hamper and come along to Perth Zoo’s annual Teddy Bears’ Picnic to help raise awareness of threatened species like the Sun Bears.

Kids/Family Outdoor

Goldilocks & the Three Bears

Neil McDougall Park 16 March 2017

This event is now fully booked.

Free Kids/Family Outdoor

National Close the Gap Day 2017

Manning Community Centre 16 March 2017

Help us to celebrate National Close the Gap Day at a free morning tea hosted by Moorditj Keila Aboriginal Corporation at Manning Community Centre.

Food & Drink Free Kids/Family

Suburbs to City

South Perth Foreshore 18 March 2017

The Swimming WA Open Water Series (OWS) is the largest series of open water swimming events in Australia, attracting amateur and professional swimmers from age nine to 99.


Cardboard City - Imagine, Create, Enjoy

McDougall Park Community Kindergarten 18 March 2017

The grounds of McDougall Park Community Kindergarten will be transformed into a cardboard city, limited only by the imagination of the children who pass through the gates.

Free Kids/Family Outdoor

Eco Retrofit Workshop: Energy Smart Homes

South Perth Community Hall 24 March 2017

There continues to be a strong demand in the community for high quality information to help households and businesses design and reshape to make their premises more energy efficient and resilient in WA’s tough climate.

Education Environment & Sustainability Free

WA Youth Slam

Manning Library 28 - 29 March 2017

No Props. No costumes. No Music. Just Words. Your words.

Free Young people

WA Youth Slam - Slam workshop

Manning Library 28 March 2017

Said Poets share tips and tricks for performance and help you to write your own slams.

Young people

WA Youth Slam - Slam Heat

Manning Library 29 March 2017

Up to 20 high school aged performers get two minutes each to slam and impress five judges, who are chosen at random from the audience.

Free Young people