Your Southern Suburbs

Welcome to your community noticeboard for the southern suburbs!

Here you’ll find everything that’s happening within the cities of Gosnells, Armadale, Cockburn, Kwinana and Canning – we’re talking markets, kids’ activities, community events and workshops, plus local places to eat, drink and shop. We want you to think of this as YOUR page. Tell us about events and activities, and upload your own events. If you find something that you think we should cover, hit us up!

You can reach us at blogging@perthhappenings.com.au. Follow us on instagram @perthhappenings and do tag us if you’d like us to repost your pics #perthhappenings. Same for Facebook!

Featured Events

❐ The 152nd Day of the Year with GAZEY ❐

1-Jun-2019 - 02-Jun-2019
After over a month out from playing live, GAZEY are all geared up to get back on stage. The 152nd Day Of The Year (also kind of a homecoming party for our boi Josiah - we've missed him so much! ♥︎)

Makuru Film Night (Free)

1-Jun-2019 -
Join the City in recognising NRW on Saturday 1 June in the Canning Town Hall to watch Rabbit Proof Fence at the Makuru Film Night. Makuru is one of the six Noongar seasons representing the cold and wet part of the year.

Insomnia Industry Ball

24-Jun-2019 -
The Insomnia Industry Ball is a once a year opportunity for all members of the hospitality and nightlife industry to let their hair down and party together. It is the one time a year where newcomers and veterans of the nightlife & hospitality industry can come together and celebrate as a collective.

Mission Discovery

8-Jul-2019 - 12-Jul-2019
AN OUT OF THIS WORLD SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM
Mission Discovery is a 5 day holiday program for boys and girls in years 7-10 led by some of the world's most brilliant minds.

Relay For Life Kwinana 2019

5-Oct-2019 - 06-Oct-2019
Relay For Life Kwinana is back!
Welcome! Relay For Life Kwinana is a fun and moving overnight experience that raises vital funds for the Cancer Council’s research, prevention, information and support services.

Getting to the heart of nature

Date: 18-May-2019 - Time: 08.00-16.30 Price: 145
Location: Canning River Eco Education Centre,Kent St & Queens Park Rd Wilson, WA 6107,Wilson,,6107
More Details: Getting to the heart of nature


Local Blogs
Perth Happenings

The Five Growers Markets you need to check out in Perth!

​If you’re anything like me, you can probably relate to how easy it is to simply head down to your nearest XYZ chain supermarket to pick up your groceries. Convenient? Yes. Satisfying?
Questionable. Whether you want to start eating more sustainably, support local or simply after a fun morning out, it’s time to check out five of the best and lesser-known growers’ markets in Perth. Read More..

Perth Happenings

Our 5 favourite dog spots to visit in Perth!

​Are you a paw-rent?
As much as we love our fur-babies, sometimes it can be hard finding fun new places to explore with them! Well, Perth Happenings have some great suggestions for you, no matter your pup’s personality; here are our 5 favourite dog spots to visit in Perth! Read More..

Perth Happenings

​Perth Market lovers rejoice! Perth Makers Market is ready to inspire.

This May the Perth Makers Market are hosting not one but THREE epic markets stalls.
If you haven’t heard about the Perth Makers Market, they are the ultimate (and I mean ultimate!) market that showcases 100% handmade and locally created items, with all products sold being made here in our beautiful WA. Read More..

Perth Happenings

The Comedy Lounge

Now, it’s super tempting when talking about comedy clubs to write something super cheesy like “laughter is the best medicine”, so I’ll avoid the cringe factor and give it to you straight: If you haven’t been to the Comedy Lounge Perth yet… what the flip are you waiting for? Read More..

Local Businesses

Food & Drinks in your area

Cafe Royale

Cafe Royale

If you have been longing for a sophisticated Tapas + Wine Bar in the heart of Cockburn Central then you will be delighted to discover the launch of Café Royal.

Entertainment in your area

Adventure World

Adventure World

The Theme Park includes world-class attractions such as roller coaster “Abyss”, Kraken, the longest, tallest and steepest Funnel water slide on the planet to name a few of the 25 attractions.

Services in your area

Sanctuary Travel

Sanctuary Travel

We help travellers save heaps of time by doing extensive research to create awesome holidays and a lifetime of memories !

Shopping in your area

Village Markets at Wellard

Village Markets at Wellard

Markets are on monthly, second Sunday.

Photo Gallery
Local Food Trucks Stops

TGIF HWKRS MRKT

Friday 4pm - 8pm
The TGIF are back in the laneway!