11 Excellent Things To Do In Perth This Weekend

Don’t get your knickers in a twist just because it’s 6 degrees outside, guys… we get it, it’s cold. But the freezing weather is no excuse to wear those unwashed trackies and watch Netflix all weekend like you did last time.

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Perth is delivering the goods this weekend with some new exhibitions, markets, a cooking class and a day devoted to gin. Heck yes!

Here are 11 excellent things to do this weekend.

Friday 10 June

UPCOMING SPECIES | WEST PERTH

This amazing new photography exhibition is all about a family’s experience of the stolen generation through the eyes of Katie West. A Yindjibarndi woman from the Noongar Whadjuk country, Katie West reflects upon the impact of colonisation through simple photographic images she uses to help forget the trauma. The images are just amazing.

Where: Perth Centre for Photography, West Perth
When: 9 June – 10 July
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RANDOM ACTS OF HYPNOSIS | PERTH

If you’re into laughing at other people’s misfortune then you need to head down to Rigby’s tomorrow night to see Matt Hale hypnotise members of the audience. They will have no idea what they’re in for so all you need to do is sit back, enjoy the three-course meal and watch other people unleash the strange talents they never knew they had.

Where: Rigby’s Bar & Bistro, Perth
When: 7pm, 10 June
Tickets: $60, book here
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HOW TO LOVE A MOUNTAIN | NORTHBRIDGE

Our pals at Paper Mountain have been on the scene for half a decade now! And to celebrate they’re having a little gathering tomorrow night with cheap drinks, live music and many local legends. This will be an arty evening that cannot be missed.

Where: Paper Mountain, 267 William Street, Northbridge
When: 7pm, 10 June
Tickets: $10, book here
For more information click here
Saturday 11 June

 

WORLD GIN DAY | WEST PERTH

To celebrate a day dedicated to our beloved gin, grab tickets to a gin-inspired evening at Hippocampus Distillery and Gordon Street Garage. Start at the distillery with a guided gin tasting and cocktail before cruising over to Gordon Street Garage for some fresh oysters, pork belly and all of the gin. Gin gin!

Where: Gordon Street Garage, West Perth
When: Various times, 11 June
Tickets: $70, book here
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MEGA MARKET PLACE | BENTLEY

Mega Market Place has always been the one-stop-shop for everything local in homewares, fashion, candles and foooooood with over 60 stall holders. It is the perfect way to start your Saturday.

Where: Curtin University Stadium, Bentley
When: 10am, 11 June
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CITY WINE | PERTH

City Wine is cranking up this weekend for all you grape lovers out there. Head down on Saturday night to try and buy some of WA’s leading boutique wines along with some tapas tastings and live entertainment. Yassssss!

Where: Urban Orchard, Perth
When: 10 & 11 June
Tickets: $23, book here
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FOODIES COOKING CLASS | EAST PERTH

This Saturday morning, Perth City Farm will be hosting a gluten-free foodies cooking class for all you health nuts out there. You can either participate in one session or go for the next four weeks! This weekend will be focused on delicious on-the-go brekkies. Yum!

Where: Perth City Farm, East Perth
When: 9.30am, 11 June
Tickets: $55, book here
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MOSCOW MULES | PERTH

If you’re a fan of the Arctic Monkeys, then you’d better head down to Amps this Saturday night to hear Moscow Mules play their entire album, ‘Whatever People Say I Am That’s What I’m Not’. They’re guaranteed to rock your socks off.

Where: Amplifier Capitol, Perth
When: 8pm, 11 June
Tickets: $18.70, book here
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STACKWOOD OPEN STUDIOS | FREMANTLE

Head down to Stackwood on Saturday for their Open Studio Day, which is a chance to meet all the amazing designers behind this creative working space. Meet the designers behind Hubble + Duke and Winterwears and bask in all the creative energy of this gorgeous space.

Where: Stackwood, Fremantle
When: 10am, 11 June
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Sunday 12 June

ONE FINE DAY | CLAREMONT

From the fashion runways and designer havens of New York, the One Fine Day Wedding Fair is coming to Perth! The biggest and baddest WA vendors will be gathered at Claremont Showgrounds for all you wedding lovers and bride-to-be’s. There will be amazing food, music, entertainment and so much more! Pinterest board, where you at?

Where: Claremont Showgrounds, Claremont
When: 10am, 12 June
Tickets: From $20, book here
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BLAZING SWAN MOVIE MATINEE | FREMANTLE

When a movie is titled ‘Taking My Parents To Burning Man’ you kind of want to drop everything and see what it’s all about right? Well cruise down to Freo on Sunday arvo for a movie marathon where that film and a few others will be showing at the Swan’s Nest. Should be interesting!

Where: Swan’s Nest
When: 3pm, 12 June
Tickets: $10 on entry.
For more information click here

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