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

Fame – The Musical

15-Jun-2018 - 23-Jun-2018
Fame the Musical follows the highs and lows of the final class of New York City’s illustrious High School for the Performing Arts from their first year to their graduation.

ART IN PLACE: Confluence

21-Jun-2018 - 24-Jun-2018
Join us nightly from Thursday, 21 June to Sunday, 24 June along the Canning Beach Road foreshore for the City of Melville's first ART IN PLACE installation, Confluence.

Coffee and Change - A Plastic Free Future

30-Jun-2018 -
Join us at our fourth Coffee & Change session, which is a series of small sustainability-focused events being held throughout the year.

Project NEXT 2018

6-Jul-2018 - 07-Jul-2018
See a new generation of young dancers take to the stage in Project NEXT, an impressive contemporary dance performance jam-packed with youthful energy, creativity and local talent.

Pottery Painting Perth

Date: 20-May-2018 - Time: 11am - 2pm Price: 20 + the pottery on the day $12 - $60
Location: The Mixing Room,20 Claude Street,Burswood,,6100
More Details: Pottery Painting Perth

VFW Independence Day Banquet

Date: 4-Jul-2018 - Time: 6pm - 10pm Price: 75 - Early Bird
Location: RAAFA Bullcreek AFA Club,2 Bull Creek Drive,Bull Creek,,6149
More Details: VFW Independence Day Banquet

School Holidays - Unicorn Poop Bath Fizz Workshop

Date: 27-Apr-2018 - Time: 10:30am-11:30am Price: 25
Location: Six Willows Cafe,Shop 6, 2-4 Glenmoy Ave,Willetton,,6155
More Details: School Holidays - Unicorn Poop Bath Fizz Workshop

2018 Model Railway Exhibition

Date: 2-Jun-2018 - 05-Jun-2018 Time: 9am - 4pm Price: 0 - $28
Location: Claremont Showgrounds,1 Graylands Road,Claremont,,6010
More Details: 2018 Model Railway Exhibition

THAI FOOD FAIR IN PERTH (Thai Food and Culture Day)

Date: 10-Jun-2018 - 22 -July-2018, 12-August-2018, 16-September-2018 Time: 10.30 - 2.30 p.m. Price: Free entry
Location: South Perth Community Hall,Sandgate Street,South Perth,,6151
More Details: THAI FOOD FAIR IN PERTH (Thai Food and Culture Day)

John Wollaston Anglican Community School Open Morning

Date: 22-Jun-2018 - Time: 9:00am Price: Free
Location: John Wollaston Anglican Community School,Centre Road,CAMILLO,,6111
More Details: John Wollaston Anglican Community School Open Morning

Local Blogs
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Get up and work at Jetts Kwinana

Overindulged too much at Easter? Yeah, same
But now is the perfect time to get back on track for your fitness goals. After all, summer bodies are made in winter!
But sometimes life gets in the way of your fitness goals and that’s why it’s great to join a gym that can give you flexibility!
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Perth Happenings

Come for the brunch, stay for the food coma : Six Willows Cafe

Have you ever thought about saying goodbye to the 9-5 corporate world and opening up your own cute café? That’s exactly what life-long friends E-von and Michelle, the owners of Six Willows café have done! Read More..

Perth Happenings

​Soul Sista Coaching & Hypnotism

On a quiet tree lined street in Booragoon, I’m met at the front door by a woman who reminds me of my first yoga teacher; calm, warm, and somewhat ageless. She directs me down a few stairs into a study lit with candles and adorned with crystals. Read More..

Perth Happenings

Local love – Café 58

​Don’t ya love it when you find a little coffee shop on a corner, and it’s one that you can just keep going back to because the vibe is good (and the food and coffee too!)? And then you hear that it’s just not food and coffee that is being cooked inside, it’s a whole lotta love too? Say hello to Café 58 espresso bar in Palymra. 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

Deep Water Point Food Trucks

7 days a week with coffee from 6:30am
Bringing a wonderful slice of Perth alive with some amazing food trucks, ice-cream and coffee. Bring an picnic rug enjoy the view and fantastic selection.


Friday 4pm - 8pm
The TGIF is Perth's only yearly Hawkers Market. In the summer we are at John Macmillan Park in the summer from Halloween to April.