Out of town

Welcome to your community noticeboard for those a bit out of town!

Here you’ll find everything that’s happening in the outer reaches of Perth – 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.

We'd like to introduce you to our Blogging Team! Left to right- Leah, Pieta, Katie, Stacey.

If you find something that you think we should cover, hit us up!

You can reach us at blogging@perthhappenings.com.au

If you’re on Instagram, be sure to follow @perthhappenings and do tag us if you’d like us to repost your pics #perthhappenings. Same for Facebook!

Let’s work together to make this page the ultimate local community network!

Featured Events

South West Craft Beer Festival

3-Mar-2018 -
The South West Craft Beer Festival returns on the Saturday 3rd March and is the perfect opportunity to see what the best of the South West brewers have to offer. The festival will showcase more than 100 refreshing local brews, including an assortment of one-off and limited edition beers!


4-Mar-2018 -
We’re stoked to share the news that the biggest beachside blowout in WA is back and on a long weekend this time (yup!) Sunday 4 March 2018 - so there’s ample opportunity to make a weekend of it, and enjoy a leisurely day exploring the island (and washing away those hangovers in the ocean…) on the Monday.

Channel 7 Mandurah Crab Fest presented by Live Lighter

17-Mar-2018 - 18-Mar-2018
The largest free community event in Western Australia attracted over 165,000 locals and visitors to the City of Mandurah in 2017. The event showcases the lifestyle, location, culture and talent that makes Mandurah so unique and of course, Crab Fest would not be Crab Fest without a celebration of the native Blue Manna crab!

National Ballooning championships

Date: 2-Sep-2017 - 09-Sep-2017 Time: 6 am Price:
Location: Northam Airfield ,Withers Street,NORTHAM,,6401
More Details: National Ballooning championships

Hollywood Scandal Murder Mystery

Date: 7-Jul-2017 - Time: 6:30pm til 11:30pm Price: 85.00
Location: Peel Manor House,164 Fletcher Road,Karnup,WA,6176
More Details: Hollywood Scandal Murder Mystery

Collie Art Prize

Date: 3-Mar-2018 - 15-Apr-2018 Time: 10am-4pm Price: 5
Location: Collie Art Gallery,134 Throssell Street,Collie,WA,6225
More Details: Collie Art Prize


Date: 4-Mar-2018 - Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm Price: $65
Location: Highway Hotel,Forrest Avenue,Bunbury,WA,6230
More Details: PSYCHIC MEDIUM Dennis Stojkovic - BUNBURY

Taste Great Southern

Date: 8-Mar-2018 - 25-Mar-2018 Time: Price: cost vary according to event
Location: Various locations,Great Southern,Great Southern,WA,6330
More Details: Taste Great Southern

Albany Wine & Food Show

Date: 17-Mar-2018 - Time: 11.30am - 5.30pm Price: 16-20
Location: Eyre Park,Middleton Road,Albany,WA,6330
More Details: Albany Wine & Food Show

Toodyay Farmers Market

Date: 18-Mar-2018 - Time: 9:00am - 1:00pm Price:
Location: Stirling Park,Stirling Terrace,Toodyay,WA,6566
More Details: Toodyay Farmers Market

Local Blogs
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

Boredom Busters! Top School Holiday Picks in the Wheatbelt

​Somehow school holidays have snuck up on us again!! Or maybe it’s just me? But believe it or not, school holidays start just next week! Gah! Insane, isn’t it? I don’t even know where this year has gone. Read More..

Perth Happenings

The Dowerin Field Days – More than just an Ag Show

There are agricultural shows peppered all over our fine state, in fact almost every small town has one. You might think that they’re just a watered-down version of the Royal Show, that they’re just a bit of fun. But they serve a much larger purpose. Simply put, they bring us together. Read More..

Business Listings

Eats in your area

Catch22 Tapas & Cocktail Lounge

Catch22 Tapas & Cocktail Lounge

U1/ 4 Zephyr Mews,Mandurah

Enjoy a drink from our extensive wine, beer or cocktail menus and food from our Tapas menu.

Visit Website

Drinks in your area

The York Palace

The York Palace

145 Avon Terrace,York

Just over an hour’s drive from Perth, this very special hotel, modernised to the highest standards, will delight and surprise you.

Visit Website

Fun in your area

Peel Zoo

Peel Zoo

Sanctuary Dr,Pinjarra

Peel Zoo is a boutique, hands-on zoo, in a lush setting on the banks of the Murray River.

Visit Website

Shopping in your area

Northam Farmers Market

Northam Farmers Market

Fitzgerald Street,Northam

2nd & 4th Saturday monthly 8.30am - 1pm Held at the 'Village Green' Fitzgerald Street Northam

Visit Website

Photo Gallery