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

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

20-Mar-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.

2019 Perth Makers Market - Twilight at Yagan Square

22-Mar-2019 -
Perth Makers Market is excited to bring a twilight market series to Yagan Square!
Bringing together a highly curated selection of our handmade artisan stalls come and join the fun of shopping handmade.

MTCC Community Fair

22-Mar-2019 -
Our inaugural twilight community fair will be held on Friday 22 March 2019 from 4pm to 8.30pm on the grounds of Mother Teresa Catholic College, corner Eighty and Sixty Eight roads in Baldivis WA.

AFFFF 2019 : Taste of France Film

24-Mar-2019 -
Wine lovers alert! Savour some cheese with a glass of wine before the screening of the documentary that inspired the 2018 Festival hit Back To Burgundy.

Perth Upmarket

24-Mar-2019 -
Perth Upmarket is Perth’s original and biggest quarterly design market. Set in the picturesque grounds of The Universality of Western Australia Perth Upmarket showcases over 180 of Perth’s most talented artists, designers, craftsmen and gourmets all under one roof.

ATOMIC the new Rock Musical

Date: 14-Mar-2019 - 23-Mar-2019 Time: 08:00 PM - 11:00 PM Price: 25
Location: Hamilton Hill Memorial Hall,Hamilton Hill Memorial Hall,Hamilton Hill,WA,6163
More Details: ATOMIC the new Rock Musical

Pop To Rock

Date: 22-Mar-2019 - 31 March 2019 Time: 7pm Fridays 2pm Sundays Price: $10 adults $5 child
Location: Tivoli Club,Cnr Kintail & Canning Beach Rds,APPLECROSS,WA,6153
More Details: Pop To Rock


Local Blogs
Perth Happenings

REVIEW: Bumble Me Tinders

Hosted by comedian Patrick Melton (USA) (CC, Spike, VH1) and featuring a new line-up of hilarious single comedian eye-candy each show. Comics share dating horror stories, lead audience games, provide good and bad dating advice, and much more; a different circus of single debauchery and surprises nightly. Read More..

Perth Happenings

Find a Fringe event in YOUR local community

Fringe World used to be something that I would only go to if I wanted to head into Northbridge or Perth.
This year is VERY different! We have found Fringe World events in all of our communities and I am here to tell you why you should head along! Read More..

Perth Happenings

2019 Fringe - Ten shows we are heading along to!

Fringe World. It is what happens to Perth after our Christmas and New Year comedown, when we are all well rested, back at work and in need of something to lift our spirits. Well in 2019, there are some pretty freaking DANDY shows and I am excited to say I am going to get to see many of them! Read More..

Perth Happenings

Above Average - Spring Racing Fashion for a size 12 Plus!

Melbourne Cup. It is the race that stops the nation. The reason to get your hair and make-up done, feel a little spesh and get a gorgeous dress for race day. What happens though when you don't fit in the 'normal' sizes of 6-10?
I decided to find out JUST how hard it is to hire a dress in Perth if you are a size 12, 14. 16 or 18 +
I wonder if our experience will surprise 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!