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.

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 Queen’s Baton Relay 2018 – The WA Edition!

We love any chance to show our colours. So it’s no surprise than when Queensland was named the home for the 2018 Commonwealth Games, we got excited! Read More..

Perth Happenings

Top 10 Australia Day Events 2018

This year Australia Day falls on a Friday and naturally we Aussies have taken it upon ourselves to make it the most epic of all long weekends. Now of course you’re going to need to know what’s happening so you can plan it out! So here are my Top 10 picks this Australia Day! Read More..

Perth Happenings

Top ways to celebrate Op Shop Week

​Op shopping. It’s either something you love or you hate. We all have that friend that always finds amaaaaazing pieces that look like they cost a mint, until you find out that she found it for $2.50 at the bottom of an op shop bargain bin. Read More..

Perth Happenings

Treat yo self!

Top 5 ways to look after your health and wellbeing in the southern suburbs. I shouldn’t have to tell you how important it is to look after yourself. Take a step back from social media, log off on time at work (that report can be finished tomorrow) and take the time to look out for the most important person in your life… you! 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!