It's hard to resist the pulling power of the quokka on Rottnest, but there are many other worthy contenders, both on land and underwater.
Looking for a way to blow off steam? Or even just to test your strength? Axe-throwing might just be the thing for you. With a selection of sessions including date nights, social groups and corporate events axe-throwing is just the thing to bring out your inner viking.
Ten pin bowling is a timeless favourite for many, and Perth is home to a variety of bowling lanes and alleys. Featuring everything from themed nights and kid-friendly weekend bookings to jukebox players and light-up bowling shoes, this selection of bowling joints across the Perth area is sure to cater for enthusiasts and amateurs alike.
Take inspiration from the Irwins and get up close with koalas in Perth’s wildlife parks. With the school holidays approaching, you can nip the cries of boredom in the bud early and create lasting memories with a day spent with these Aussie icons.
A day with your dog is a day well spent, so why not make the most of a glorious sunny day and explore one of many dog-friendly trails that fall within 60 minutes of Perth’s CBD. From relaxing 1 hour walks through stunning WA bushland, to tracks for avid hikers and high energy pooches, there is a walk for every four-legged friend and their human to enjoy. Whilst some of these trails feature streams and creeks, a water bottle and snack for you and your pup is sure to go down a treat.
Did you know the best time of day to see the Pinnacles Desert is actually at night? Located roughly two-hours from the Perth CBD, the Pinnacles Desert in Nambung National Park is a renowned tourist destination for daytime and now night-time visitors.
There’s nothing like going for a drive out of the city and exploring your surrounds, and the outskirts of Perth are dotted with charming country towns that are within easy day-trip distance.
Whether it be for a gentle stroll or a full day trek, Margaret River has some of the most beautiful coastal walks in all of WA. Especially in the cooler months, it’s a chance to shake away the stresses of daily life and experience the very raw and stunning coastline.
At Localista, we believe that WA’s south contains some of the most beautiful regions in the world. With picturesque views, lush greenery and local produce, there is plenty to explore right here in Perth’s backyard. Just in time for your next winter escape, we’ve rounded up 7 cottages that will keep you warm and cosy whilst offering a little something more for a unique experience down south.
2023 brought many new arrivals to the food and drink scene in Perth, from cosy wine bars to world-famous gelato. We've rounded up the eight new spots you won't want to miss on your next night out.
Nothing says vacation more than a massage and time out at a day spa and thankfully, the Margaret River region is blessed with some world-class, luxury retreats to fulfil your every desire. We narrowed our selection down to the most luxurious day spas in the region, offering holistic body treatments, age-defying facials, hypnotherapy, hot stone massages, sound therapies and spa treatments tailored just for you.
A day on the farm cuddling cute animals, picking fruit and taking tractor rides is about as good as it gets for most kids. Within one hour drive of the Perth CBD there is a range of places to spend the day open on weekends and weekdays during the school holidays. Here are four of the best.
Whether you've had a long week at work or just want to treat yourself, a trip to a day spa is the perfect way to de-stress. Here's 5 day spas right here in Perth for your next pamper session.
Whether you’re a budding home barista or coffee aficionado, here's five local businesses roasting coffee right here in WA.
There are eight shark nets (or technically, ‘shark barriers’) in WA, four installed in Perth and another four on the beaches of WA’s southwest. They are a relatively new addition to beach life in WA, giving us peace of mind to enjoy an ocean swim without jump-starting at every underwater shadow.
Perth is home to more than 30 beachside cafes. We’ve profiled 5 of Perth’s most noteworthy coastal cafes for your next beach-brunch venture, plus check out our list below of other beachside cafes to try.
Give the gift of an awesome experience this Christmas, perfect for sharing with a friend or family. It’s the ultimate last-minute Christmas gift you can buy online, print out the e-tickets and slip into a card ready for giving! Check out our top picks below.
Discover the excitement brewing at RAC Arena, as it prepares to host an unforgettable lineup of events. From world-class concerts to thrilling tennis matches and everything in between, RAC Arena is poised to deliver a memorable experience in the heart of Western Australia. Check out the upcoming events below and secure your tickets before you miss out.
It’s official – big budget blockbusters are back. 2023 has been dominated by the cultural phenomenon of ‘Barbenheimer’ (the same-day release of the Barbie and Oppenheimer films, for those who don’t know), but don’t forget other recent heavy-hitters from the Mission Impossible, Top Gun, and Avatar universes. Yes, the big screen is back in a big way.
Prepare for an enchanting journey into the realms of memory, love, and the mysteries that lie within the human mind. Spare Parts Puppet Theatre and the talented Third-Year Performance Making students from WAAPA are teaming up once again to bring you a spellbinding new performance, The Memory Palaces.
Artitja Fine Art Gallery are pleased to announce the return of First Nations artist, Seline Teece Pwerl, for the opening of DESERT STARS on October 27.
Celebrate 30 incredible years of indigenous theatre this November, with Yirra Yaakin's brand new performance, WOOLAH!
Known for its stunning acoustics and internationally renowned acts, bands and orchestras, Perth Concert Hall has a whole host of spectacular events coming up for the rest of 2023. Here's the shows you won't want to miss.
The Wine Show of Western Australia is one of Australia’s most respected wine shows. Exclusively judging Western Australia wines. After a whole week of reviewing in the gala event at the Albany Retravision Stadium, of the 653 wines that were reviewed, 462 were awarded medals with 72 being gold.
We’ve rounded up the best in show!
From an orchestral battle, to anime inspired music, opera and symphonic wind, there is a WAAPA music event for everyone. Discover these upcoming musical events happening before the end of the year.