Ten top events in WA
With so many major events on offer, Western Australia puts on a marvellous display of talent and sporting prowess for all the world to see. From spectacular concerts and arts festivals, to international sporting events and exclusive exhibitions, there is plenty for visitors to see and experience while travelling around Western Australia.
Perth Heritage Days
Free Family event 16 & 17 November 2013
Rediscover the discovered. Heritage Days strives to present our history in all its forms from the traditional land owners to architectural wonders and characters of governments past.
Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe. Perth
This amazing annual exhibition transforms Cottesloe Beach into an outdoor sculpture park featuring over 60 sculptures with the Indian Ocean and its beautiful sunsets as a back drop.
BMW Perth Cup
Frock up in your finest and have a flutter on Western Australia's premier horse race, held annually at Ascot Race Course on New Year's Day.
Spring in the Valley
Each spring, the glorious Swan Valley celebrates its unique people and gourmet produce over a fun-filled weekend. Expect plenty of fine wines, fresh food, music, art and community spirit.
Margaret River Wine Region Festival
A four day feast for all the senses, as premium local wine, cuisine, art and live entertainment is showcased at over 65 events in the picturesque Margaret River Wine Region.
Perth International Arts Festival
The international crème de la crème of arts and culture will excite and amaze. See the best in contemporary theatre, music, film, visual arts, comedy and community events from around the globe.
Ord Valley Muster
A highly anticipated two-week festival, crammed with outdoor adventure, music, art, sport and Indigenous culture, set against the majestic backdrop of the East Kimberley landscape.
Perth Fashion Festival
The Perth Fashion Festival has firmly established itself as one of Australia’s most exciting and dynamic fashion events through its innovative program and plethora of local talent on show. Catch up with all the latest fashion trends when this event takes over the city in September each year.
The green plains of the Avon Valley are the perfect vantage point to cheer on power and paddle craft, as competitors challenge the tempestuous river over a 133 kilometre course.
Australia Day Fireworks
See the vast, star-filled Perth skies light up in a kaleidoscope of colour on January 26, when Western Australian's gather to celebrate the nation with a spectacular pyrotechnic display over the Swan River.
Lancelin Ocean Classic
The Lancelin Ocean Classic is Australia’s four day premier windsurfing event attracting the world’s best athletes to the beautiful coastal town of Lancelin that offers some of the best windsurfing conditions in the world.
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Official Events Calendar for WA
Follow this link for all the latest information on what's happening on the events scene in vibrant WA