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!

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Featured Events

Cultivating Emotional Balance - Last Sun of every month

31-Mar-2019 - 24/11/19 - last Sunday of the month
Become an emotional athlete – take control of your wellbeing by learning to be present and constructively engaged with your emotions

South Perth Community Market (FIRST SUNDAY OF THE MONTH)

3-Mar-2019 - 2- June - 2019
Held in the beautiful Windsor Park next to Perth Zoo from 9am - 4pm the first Sunday of each month, South Perth Community Market is a vibrant hub of activity with a wonderful selection of handpicked stallholders, food, art, fun activities for the kids and so much more!

Port Coogee Indoor Markets (MULTIPLE DATES)

23-Mar-2019 - 22 - 06- 2019
Come and join us for a wonderful day full of craft stalls from local Perth creatives.
Happening monthly, on the 4th Saturday (unless stated otherwise).

Stories on Stage - Multiple Dates

26-Jun-2019 -
Stories on Stage is a series of evening ‘meet the author’ events held in Theatre 2. Each event includes an in-conversation with Monique Mulligan, Author, Q and A session, meet and greet over supper, book sales from Rockingham Books and the chance to get books signed.

Yoga for the Soul! Wednesdays through to May 29

17-Apr-2019 -
Enjoy a rejuvenating yoga class and let the troubles of the day go.
Be guided by an amazing instructor who welcomes everyone.

Ashton's Flying Trapeze - SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

12-Apr-2019 - 01 June 2019
Ashton's Flying Trapeze offers fun-filled flying trapeze workshops at Cannington Exhibition Centre & Showgrounds.
This unique series of workshops are suitable for all ages and designed for beginners! Previous experience is not required!

2019 Moro Spanish Film Festival Perth

24-Apr-2019 - 15-May-2019
Presented by Palace, the 2019 Moro Spanish Film Festival features 32 films from Spain and Latin America, including special presentations and events, innovative documentaries, and a spotlight on female directors.

Love Yourself

27-Apr-2019 -
'Love Yourself' presented by the Wonder Women Project is a ladies only self love, networking and long table event especially designed to own our wellbeing and happiness.'

Traditional Wooden Longbow Making

27-Apr-2019 - 28-Apr-2019
The workshop offers much more than making a longbow. I will show you ways to reconnect, to ground with the Earth, to get in touch with your true self by exploring the art of making a longbow and learning the skills to use it. This can be a truly awakening experience and be life changing.

Building Better Relationships for Couples - (Wednesdays for 8 weeks)

Date: 8-May-2019 - Time: 6.30pm to 9.00pm Price: 160 per couple
Location: Relationships Australia ,Level 1, 22 Southport St,West Leederville,,6007
More Details: Building Better Relationships for Couples - (Wednesdays for 8 weeks)

Parenting After Separation

Date: 8-May-2019 - Time: 6.30pm to 9.00pm Price: 30
Location: Relationships Australia ,Level 1, 22 Southport St,West Leederville,,6007
More Details: Parenting After Separation

Rebuilding After Separation & Divorce (Wednesdays for 8 weeks)

Date: 8-May-2019 - Time: 6.30pm to 9.00pm Price: 150 per person
Location: Relationships Australia ,Level 1, 22 Southport St,West Leederville,,6007
More Details: Rebuilding After Separation & Divorce (Wednesdays for 8 weeks)

Building Stronger Families ( Thursdays for 6 weeks)

Date: 9-May-2019 - Time: 6.30pm to 9.00pm Price: $80 one parent family/$120 two parent family
Location: Relationships Australia ,Level 1, 22 Southport St,West Leederville,,6007
More Details: Building Stronger Families ( Thursdays for 6 weeks)

PHSG - Charity Movie Fundraiser - Destroyer

Date: 11-May-2019 - Time: 6pm - 8.30pm Price: 30
Location: The Backlot,21 Simpson Street,West Perth,,6005
More Details: PHSG - Charity Movie Fundraiser - Destroyer

Mother's Day at BWG Steakhouse

Date: 12-May-2019 - Time: 7.00am - 3pm Price: Various
Location: BWG Steakhouse,58 Duncraig Rd,Applecross,,6153
More Details: Mother's Day at BWG Steakhouse


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!