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

A Picture of Betrayal

8-May-2019 - 18-May-2019
Who could make a comedy out of 1960s London East End gangsters going about their daily unlawful business of thieving, cheating and hurting each other, but the comedically irrepressible Noel O’Neill.

Perth Chung Wah Cultural Festival

12-May-2019 - 18-May-2019
A showcase of Western Australian Chinese culture and tradition Burswood Park from Sunday 12 to Saturday 18 May.

Circle of Security for Dads

16-May-2019 - 04-July-2019
The Circle of Security is a relationship based parenting program designed to enhance attachment security between parents and children. Through attending this program you will be given the opportunity to discover the missing “manual” you were hoping to receive when you had your child/children.

Lets Get Sexy - Womens Pleasure Workshop

16-May-2019 -
Get your girlfriends and come have some fun with us. It's a ladies night with a difference...

Perth BBQ Fest- Dirty South

17-May-2019 -
Aus Street Food Awards, its BBQ TIME.
A FREE community Friday Night Food Market for you all to enjoy.
Showcasing the very best BBQ themed food Perth has to offer with options that include: BBQ’D, Smoked, Grilled Meats…. Pork, Chicken, Beef, Lamb… Corncobs, Mac and Cheese…

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

NONE OF US ARE GETTING OUT OF HERE ALIVE A solo exhibition by Marijke Loosjes

Date: 23-Mar-2019 - 28-Apr-2019 Time: Tue-Fri 10am-3pm, Sat/Sun 12-4pm Price: free entry
Location: Heathcote Cultural Precinct,58 Duncraig Road,Applecross,,6153
More Details: NONE OF US ARE GETTING OUT OF HERE ALIVE A solo exhibition by Marijke Loosjes


Local Blogs
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..

Perth Happenings

April School Holidays in Perth - Keeping away from the screen!

​Alright parents of Perth - I hear your anxiety. School holidays are here and I need to find something that is fun, affordable, engaging and MAY just give me some free time to have a coffee or a moment of peace.
We have your back. Read More..

Perth Happenings

Hampers by Design

Are you looking for the WOW factor in your next gift for someone special? Want to support a local family business? Of course you do! I have just the right business for you and they are ready to create something wonderful for you. Read More..

Perth Happenings

April’s top events you won’t want to miss!

If you find yourself thinking: “Holy crap its April already- and I haven’t done ANYTHING!”. Have no fear, this epic list will allow you to make up for time lost with a range of amazing events. Click the title of the event if you want to know more!
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!