Your Western Suburbs

Welcome to your community noticeboard for the western suburbs!

Here you’ll find everything that’s happening within the cities of Mosman Park, Peppermint Grove, Claremont, Nedlands, Subiaco and Cambridge – we’re talking markets, kids’ activities, community events and workshops, plus local places to eat, drink and shop.

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Featured Events

X Trial Australian Championship

18-Mar-2018 -
The X Trial Australian Championship is a spectacular show for the whole family to enjoy, with incredible feats of gravity-defying skill by Australia’s best riders. Hear the gasps and feel the tension as they tackle the most incredible course ever built in Australia!

Sculpture by the Sea 2018

2-Mar-2018 - 19-Mar-2018
Now in it’s 14th year, the exhibition is one of Perth’s largest free public events, attracting an estimated 250,000 visitors. More than 70 Australian and international artists are set to showcase their work across the 18 day exhibition.

Holi 2018 - Festival of Colours

4-Mar-2018 -
Free Event. Colours & Food Stalls. DJ & Dances. Games & Free Prizes. Rides & Water Slides. Picnic atmosphere. All are welcome.

Splashfest 2018

11-Mar-2018 -
From 2pm to 5pm, Swanbourne Reserve is the best place to beat the heat for an afternoon of free, water-filled family fun with slides, rides, games, stalls and more.

Spirited Away - A Tribute to the Music of Joe Hisaishi

24-Mar-2018 -
Experience the magic of Joe Hisaishi's breathtaking compositions from films directed by Hayao Miyazaki. Featuring music from "My Neighbour Totoro", "Spirited Away", "Howl's Moving Castle" and more, the WA Wind Symphony will showcase the rich soundscapes of Hisaishi's imaginative film scores.

Little Art Lab

Date: 16-May-2017 - Time: 3.30pm - 4.30pm Price:
Location: ,240 Onslow rd,Shenton Park,WA,6008
More Details: Little Art Lab

2016/17 Open Water Swimming Series - Round 2

Date: 29-Oct-2016 - Time: 8:00am-12:00pm Price:
Location: Cottesloe Beach,Cottesloe Beach,Cottesloe,WA,6011
More Details: 2016/17 Open Water Swimming Series - Round 2


Date: 11-Mar-2018 - Time: 2pm-5pm Price: Free
Location: Swanbourne Reserve,Odern Crescent,Swanbourne,WA,6010
More Details: Splashfest

2018 X Trial Australian Championship

Date: 18-Mar-2018 - Time: 10.00am - 5.00pm Price: Varied
Location: HBF Stadium,100 Stephenson Ave,Mount Claremont,WA,6010
More Details: 2018 X Trial Australian Championship

Perth Upmarket - Perth's original local design market

Date: 25-Mar-2018 - Time: 10am-4pm Price: FREE
Location: UWA's Winthrop Hall & Surrounds,35 Stirling Highway,Crawley,WA,6000
More Details: Perth Upmarket - Perth's original local design market

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

Perth’s hottest spot for Summer

I love the feeling you get when you go to a new bar for the first time and just think “I can definitely see myself spending a lot of time here.” That’s the exact feeling I got when I was at The Resident on the weekend. Read More..

Perth Happenings

​Jurassic Creatures

Every school holidays we like to discover new fun things to do in Perth. This week we found the must do activity for Perth kids these holidays! Jurassic Creatures is an interactive dinosaur walk through event being held in the huge Crown Pyramid. It can be found conveniently across the road from the Crown multi level parking and the Food Court. Read More..

Local Businesses

Eats in your area

Daisies Cottesloe

Daisies Cottesloe

305 Marmion Street,Cottesloe

Daisies Cottesloe is nestled amongst the Pine trees on the corner of Grant and Marmion Street. It is the perfect spot to grab a coffee and a bite to eat.

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Drinks in your area

Double Double

Double Double

502 Hay Street,Subiaco

The smallest small bar in Subiaco, Perth. Intimate venue for up to 55 people in a safe comfortable environment, no fuss great quality products

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Fun in your area

Regal Theatre

Regal Theatre

474 Hay Street,Subiaco

For the past 75 years The Regal Theatre has been the centre point of popular entertainment – from Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire in the 1930s to Slim Dusty and Barry Humphries in the 80s and 90s to the Johnny Cash Story and John Cleese in more recent years.

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Shopping in your area

Mt Claremont Farmers Market

Mt Claremont Farmers Market

Mt Claremont Primary School, 103 Alfred Road,Mt Claremont

Delivering farm fresh produce and artisan stalls to the people of Perth.

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Local Food Trucks Stops

Mount Hawthorn Hawkers Markets

Friday's 5pm to 9pm
The Mount Hawthorn Hawkers Markets offers boutique hawker-style street food cuisine that is affordable, fresh and tasty to eat.