10 Major musicians touring Perth this fortnight

Last Updated: 23 Nov 2017
Jen Bowden

We are in awe of the incredible, international musicians touring Perth in the coming weeks. Make the most of the opportunity to see these classic and current chart-toppers with our round-up of who is in town, where they'll be performing and when. Plus, keep scrolling to check out the huge acts of 2018 that have been announced so far. Virtually all performers still have tickets available too. Enjoy!

Shawn Mendes

Culture Club

Dec 9 Perth Arena

Boy George and the gang are back on tour and they’re hitting Perth Arena in just a couple of weeks. Grab your tickets now to make sure you don’t miss out on all the Culture Club hits. Now with a bigger line up including backing singers and a solid horn section this is the hit British group like you’ve never seen them before.

Shawn Mendes

Dec 9 Perth Arena

The multi-platinum singer-songwriter heads to Perth for the first time ever on his upcoming Illuminate World Tour and it already looks set to be one hell of a show. With rave reviews and sell-out nights in New York and LA, Perth fans really are in for a treat.

Jack Johnson

Dec 6 Kings Park

At the time of going to press there were a smattering of tickets still available for this laid-back crooner’s Kings Park gig. Following on from hits 'Banana Pancakes' and 'Better Together' is forthcoming album All The Light Above It Too. We dare you to not relax at this perfect summer event.

The Weeknd

Dec 14 Perth Arena

The Canadian singer-songwriter brings his critically acclaimed Starboy: Legend of the Fall Tour to Australia and New Zealand for the first time. Lucky old Perth is on that list so don’t miss out on the chance to catch this explosive act right here in WA.

J Cole

Dec 9 HBF Arena

Internationally renowned hip-hop artist and record producer J Cole heads to Perth on his upcoming tour of his latest platinum-certified album 4 Your Eyez Only. Expect a spectacular show that’ll have your feet bouncing and heart pumping.

Tash Sultana

Dec 7 & 8, Fremantle Arts Centre (sold out) Dec 9, 3 Oceans Winery, Margaret River

Young, fresh Aussie singer-songwriter and all round superstar Tash Sultana sold out both her Fremantle Arts Centre gigs in days. But luckily there are still tickets available for her performance in Margaret River, so what are you waiting for?

Paul Kelly

Nov 25 & 26 Kings Park

The Aussie legend brings his Life is Fine tour to the stunning surroundings of Kings Park as part of his enormous Antipodean tour. Not content with performing for just one night, the renowned singer added a second date to his Perth stop and there are still tickets available.

KC and the Sunshine Band

Dec 7 Kings Park

The hit disco and funk band bring their own kind of sunshine to Kings Park with this collaborative gig featuring The Village People and Sister Sledge. Grab your platforms and get ready to boogie until the sun goes down.

Paul McCartney

Dec 2 nib Stadium

The man, the legend, Sir Paul heads to Perth on his first Australian tour in over 20 years back to West Australian shores. His acclaimed One on One tour promises to be his biggest yet and there are still tickets left...


Nov 27 Metro City

Hit reggae/pop band UB40 bring their good vibes over to Perth on their latest tour, playing all the hits such as Red, Red Wine and Can’t Help Falling In Love. If this show is anything like their others, it’ll be a blast.


And it’s not just 2017 that looks set to finish on a bang, 2018 kicks off with a whole plethora of big name artists waiting to get their turn in the WA spotlight. Check out the acts below, all of whom still have tickets available (apart from Ed – sorry Sheerios!).


Bruno Mars

Katy Perry

Queen + Adam Lambert

Ed Sheeran (Sold out!)

Foo Fighters

Pink Floyd's Roger Waters

Robbie Williams

Harry Styles

The Killers

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