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WA’s food and bar scene has never been more exciting and diverse. The small bar, restaurant and hawkers market scene is exploding, as are the number of outdoor venues, especially in the city, Northbridge and Fremantle. International chefs marvel at the freshness and quality of home-grown produce, markets and gate-to-plate vendors, 350+ wineries and 50+ local breweries & distilleries, all on display at a myriad of food, wine & beer festivals.

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State of Play

You’re invited to explore, experiment and party with us across the two-week program as part of FRINGE WORLD 2021.

  • Festivals:Fringe Festival
  • Dates:Jan 15 - 30
  • Venue:State Theatre Centre of WA


  • Type:Community
  • Performing Arts:Cabaret,Comedy,Theatre
  • Food & Drink:Cider,Spirits
  • Art Exhibitions:Photography
  • Event Venue:State Theatre Centre of WA
  • Hosted By:State Theatre Centre of WA


On the eve of our 10th anniversary, State Theatre Centre of WA is thrilled to be throwing open the doors of the knight’s castle to support WA’s local independent arts community. You’re invited to explore, experiment and party with us across the two-week program as part of FRINGE WORLD 2021. With over 115 shows at your fingertips, there’s something for every FRINGE WORLD grand master or rookie! Visit the new portrait, play a round of chess or experience never-before-seen spaces with our immersive adventures. Our venue bars will be serving a fantastic range before and after each performance. Make it a whole ‘knight’ out!

The Cloak and Dagger

Love, lust, and murderous wrath… you’re invited to step aboard the Crystal Swan and experience the passions of opera intimately on the Swan River in; The Cloak and Dagger at Perth FringeWorld.

  • Dates:Jan 20-24
  • Time(s):6:30-9:30
  • Venue:The Crystal Swan
  • Festivals:Fringe Festival


  • Hosted By:The Crystal Swan
  • Ticket Price:Limited $30 Under 30 tickets available, tickets $25-75
  • Music:Classical,Opera,Pop
  • Performing Arts:Cabaret,Theatre
  • Food & Drink:Restaurant Events
  • Produced By:Fringe World


The first of these two dazzling shows directed by Brendan Hanson and designed by Jake Pitcher is; Dagger - a glitzy, saucy world-premiere cabaret celebrating the 80s. Then journey into the seedy underbelly of Giacomo Puccini’s The Cloak, a West-Australian premiere in which clandestine lovers seek an escape from the dull monotony of everyday… with deadly consequences. These two short shows, sung in English, provide a delectable taster of opera and cabaret for any adventurous audience member. With delicious food and drink available for purchase from The Crystal Swan crew, this boat trip with wonderful city views will be an immersive experience like no other. For a real experience to remember, you can purchase premium tickets, which includes the best seats and a drink on arrival! Be thrilled by the glorious voices of some of WAAPA’s most promising opera graduates, including Jessica Taylor, Brett Peart, Tom Buckmaster, Lachlann Lawton, Olivia Sanders-Robinson, Ry Charleson, Kieran Lynch, Bella Marslen, Liam Auhl, and Charis Postmus - under the guidance of Musical Director, George Unkovich. Tickets are available online via Perth FringeWorld. There's a limited amount of $30 for Under 30s tickets available for each show, if you use promocode UNDR30

Ritz Kids Australiana Afternoon Tea at The Ritz-Carlton, Perth

The Ritz-Carlton, Perth is bringing back Ritz Kids Afternoon Tea – this time with an all new Australiana twist!

  • Dates:Jan 21 & 28
  • Time(s):12pm or 2.30pm
  • Venue:The Ritz-Carlton, Perth


  • Hosted By:The Ritz-Carlton, Perth
  • Ticket Price:$45 per child (under 12 years)
  • Type:For Kids
  • Food & Drink:Food Event,Restaurant Events


This January, The Ritz-Carlton, Perth is holding an Australian edition of their Ritz Kids Afternoon Tea. On Thursdays in January, Kids can indulge in the ultimate Ritz-Carlton experience with an Aussie themed afternoon tea. Featuring a Ritz-Carlton take on popular favourites like Mottainai lamb sausage roll, Angus beef pie, and Vegemite swirls. Sweet treats include Hearth’s signature Rosella lamington, mini pavlovas and the most magical fairy bread they’ll ever experience. Date and time:12pm or 2.30pm session on Thursday January 21st and 28th. Price: $45 per child (up to 12 years). Reservations essential via https://www.hearthrestaurant.com.au/afternoon-tea-bookings

Film on the Ferguson: "The War with Grandpa"

Join Rural Cinema at St Aidan Wines on Friday 22nd January as we present another Film on the Ferguson featuring The War with Grandpa

  • Dates:Jan 22
  • Time(s):Gates Open 5:30pm
  • Venue:St. Aidan Winery


  • Hosted By:St. Aidan Wines
  • Ticket Price:Tickets are $18 Adults / $8 Children (16 and Under, Kids under 5 free) Plus booking fee $1.5
  • Type:Community
  • Food & Drink:Winery Events
  • Other:Outdoor Movies


Peter is thrilled that Grandpa is coming to live with his family. That is, until Grandpa moves into Peter's room, forcing him upstairs into the creepy attic. And though he loves his grandpa he wants his room back - so he has no choice but to declare war. With the help of his friends, Peter devises outrageous plans to make Grandpa surrender the room. But Grandpa is tougher than he looks. Rather than give in, Grandpa plans to get even. Please note movie is rated PG - Mild themes and language

Gates Open at 530pm. Movie commences approx 745pm. FULLY LICENSED EVENT - NO BYO ALCOHOL. St. Aidan Wines and a range of Beer available to purchase. Bring your own Picnic, Rug and Low Chair. Snack food including Pies, Pizza Slices, Beef and Gravy Rolls plus Antipasto and Cheese Packs, Soft Drinks and range of Confectionery also available to purchase Further information email events@saintaidan.com.au or keep an eye on our website and social media page

Summertime At Lagoon Yallingup

Live music by talented local WA musos, exquisite seafood and beach club style cocktails whilst overlooking Yallingup Lagoon. What more could you want?

  • Dates:Jan 24
  • Time(s):3pm - 6pm
  • Venue:Lagoon Yallingup


  • Food & Drink:Restaurant Events
  • Hosted By:Lagoon Yallingup
  • Music:DJs


Summertime at Lagoon Yallingup, a series of afternoons from 3pm – 6pm this summer featuring live music, a seafood focused snack menu and cocktails alongside a beatiful view of the Yallingup Lagoon.

Walk ins welcome, however, bookings recommended for tables of 8 or more with a max capacity of 40 pax upstairs.

Dinner bookings available from 6pm onwards via www.lagoonyallingup.com.au.

27th December – DJ Eve Malo
3rd January – DJ Mandy B
8th January – DJFD Claire O’Shea
17th January – Mitch Baker
24th January – Brayden Sibbald

Colada Day Club Australia Day

After an extremely successful sold-out Australia Day party last year, this day party is about to get a whole lot bigger.

  • Dates:Jan 26
  • Time(s):2pm to 10pm
  • Venue:The Camfield


  • Hosted By:Colada Day Club
  • Ticket Price:$24.83 - $34.96
  • Type:Adults Only
  • Food & Drink:Beer,Spirits,Wine


This year Colada Day Club is parking up at The Camfield and taking over the entire venue with an open-air main stage, silent disco, multiple spaces and bars, Pina Colada specials and more!

Father Figures
Dr. Phil Good
Spooky Sushi
+ More to be announced

Pina Colada specials and more to be announced

Summer Scenes Australia Day

The new-look City of Bunbury Australia Day event, Summer Scenes.

  • Dates:Jan 26
  • Time(s):4pm to 9pm
  • Venue:Bicentennial Square, Blair Street Bunbury


  • Hosted By:City of Bunbury
  • Ticket Price:Free
  • Type:Community,Free
  • Music:Busking
  • Food & Drink:Food Event,Festival
  • Art Exhibitions:Sculpture
  • Other:Outdoor Movies


This Australia Day, the City of Bunbury presents to the community the all new Summer Scenes event, which will take place at Bicentennial Square on Tuesday 26 January from 4pm. Featuring Australian films suitable for all ages on two big screens, sit back on one of the bean bags provided or bring your own blanket or low chair along. The movies to be screened are Blinky Bill, Paper Planes, and Strictly Ballroom. No need to book a ticket, simply come along and secure your spot for this free event. Grab a bite to eat or a refreshing drink form one of our local and visiting food trucks or join in on an array of fun and quirky free activities including dodgeball, sand sculpture display and workshops, and outdoor carnival style games. The COVID safe event will follow State Government COVID-19 guidelines including hand wash and sanitising facilities and we encourage event attendees to practice physical distancing. All attendees are asked to check in at the event through the SafeWA app. We look forward to the new-look Australia Fay event where you can kick back, relax and enjoy the celebrations.

Suppliers Sundowner

It's thirsty weather! Come down to the Garden Bar to sample beer and wine from over 20 local and international suppliers.

  • Dates:Jan 28
  • Time(s):4.30 - 8.30pm
  • Venue:Windsor Hotel Garden Bar


  • Hosted By:The Windsor Hotel
  • Ticket Price:First 50 tickets are free then $5 tickets available via the hotel website.
  • Type:Adults Only
  • Food & Drink:Beer,Wine,Restaurant Events


The first 50 tickets are free then $5 tickets via the hotel website.

Coffee Cantata

Decadence, drama, delight - Bach's Coffee Cantata as you've never seen it before! This colourful show depicts the rise of the coffee addiction. Served with Espresso Martinis.

  • Dates:Jan 29 - 31
  • Time(s):See Fringe Website
  • Venue:Swan Valley, West Perth
  • Festivals:Fringe Festival


  • Hosted By:Australian Baroque and Yahava Koffeeworks
  • Ticket Price:$42
  • Music:Classical,Orchestral
  • Food & Drink:Spirits,Coffee
  • Produced By:Fringe World


Decadence, drama and delight - Bach's Coffee Cantata as you've never seen it before! Fully costumed, this colourfully staged show presents Bach's comic opera depicting the rise of the coffee addiction. Set in 18th-century Germany and served with Espresso Martini's from Yahava. The Sunday 31st January performance is at The Glass Box, 505 Newcastle St West Perth at 11am and is served with coffee and cake. It is suitable for the whole family.

Kingsway Fresh Finds Market

Our Fresh Finds series of local community markets offers stalls from home grown market gardens and small businesses.

  • Dates:Jan 30
  • Venue:Kingsway Sporting Complex
  • Time(s):4.00pm to 8.30pm


  • Hosted By:City of Wanneroo
  • Type:Community,Free
  • Music:Busking,Free
  • Food & Drink:Food Market Events
  • Other:Markets
  • Produced By:City of Wanneroo
  • Ticket Price:Free


From fresh fruit and vegetables, to gifts, knick-knacks and crafts, our community can enjoy local produce and products sourced and sold by local people. There will be children’s entertainment, live music and food trucks serving up delicious street food.

Victoria Quay Sunday Sessions at B Shed

Chill out over four Sundays inside historic B Shed with spectacular views of the port. Food trucks and a pop-up bar, free silent disco, live DJ tunes!

  • Dates:Jan 31, Feb 7, 14 & 21
  • Time(s):4-9pm
  • Venue:B Shed, Victoria Quay


  • Hosted By:Victoria Quay
  • Ticket Price:Free
  • Type:Free
  • Music:DJs
  • Food & Drink:Food Event


Come down to Victoria Quay at Fremantle Port for a Sunday Session with everything that you want for summer - a chilled-out vibe, spectacular sunsets, a harbourside location, an historic authentic port shed with massive opening doors, ships passing by, food trucks, a pop-up bar, free silent disco and live DJ tunes!

Cakes and Corelli

Join us for a tasting plate of exquisite cakes, each morsel paired with an equally delectable soundscape from the 17th and 18th century. Australian Baroque collaborates with Holly Raye’s Café.

  • Dates:Feb 6-7
  • Time(s):See Fringe Website
  • Venue:The Glass Box, 505 Newcastle St West Perth
  • Festivals:Fringe Festival


  • Hosted By:Australian Baroque
  • Ticket Price:$37
  • Music:Classical,Concerto,Orchestral,String Quartet
  • Food & Drink:Food Event,Restaurant Events,Coffee,Degustation
  • Produced By:Fringe World


Australian Baroque presents a new immersive concert experience for FRINGE WORLD 2021. Join us for a tasting plate of exquisite cakes, each morsel paired with an equally delectable sound scape from the 17th and 18th century. For this event Australian Baroque collaborates with Holly Raye’s Café.

Upper Reach - Summer Twilight Concerts

Combine fabulous food, award winning wines and marvelous music; you have the perfect recipe for a summer twilight evening in the Swan Valley at Upper Reach Winery.

  • Dates:Feb 6 - Mar 20
  • Time(s):Starts 6.30pm
  • Venue:Upper Reach Winery


  • Hosted By:Upper Reach Winery
  • Music:Other Music
  • Food & Drink:Winery Events


Upper Reach proudly supports local Perth musicians - each year we search out the hottest up & coming bands. We have a mix of new, talented musos as well as our old favourites; we can't get enough of them!

Bring a picnic to enjoy during the Twilight Concert as the sun sets over the vines or dine in style at Riverbrook Restaurant overlooking the festivities.

Stretch & Sip At Flametree Wines

Offering a unique blend of both pilates and yoga, join Flametree Wines on the first Sunday of every month for a summertime stretch and a drink of wine afterwards.

  • Dates:Feb 7, Mar 7
  • Time(s):9.00am - 10.00am
  • Venue:Flametree Wines


  • Hosted By:Flametree Wines
  • Ticket Price:$20
  • Type:Adults Only
  • Food & Drink:Wine,Winery Events
  • Other:Health


Join us from 9-10am on the first Sunday of every month through Spring and Summer to stretch your body with Sue from Yin Pilates Southwest. You'll love the unique mix of yoga and pilates that Sue offers, as well as the complimentary glass of Flametree bubbles afterwards! $20 per person. BYO mat and bottle of water.

Pinot Picnic

Raise your glass! The first-ever Pinot Picnic is a four-day celebration of extraordinary events showcasing premium local pinot and produce across Manjimup and Pemberton, running 11 to 14 Feb 2021.

  • Dates:Feb 11 - 14
  • Venue:Multiple venues across Manjimup & Pemberton
  • Festivals:All Festivals


  • Type:Community
  • Food & Drink:Food Event,Festival,Wine,Seafood


A series of pinot-inspired events will showcase premium local produce and varieties of renowned regional pinot in the Southern Forests region. Foodies, wine-lovers and romantics will have the chance to sip, taste and explore this stunning corner of Western Australia across the four-day celebration, falling over Valentine’s Day and Lunar New Year. The Southern Forests is Australia’s most exciting emerging wine region and the leading pinot region in WA, known for quality, expressive wines. The region produces boutique, artisanal gourmet produce that are favourites among the world's top chefs and foodies, such as fresh local marron and black truffles. Pinot Picnic is an opportunity for local wineries and restaurants to showcase their world-class pinot and gourmet fare. The full program will include family picnics, live entertainment shows, sparkling soirées, tasting masterclasses, vineyard experiences and wine-matching brunches, lunches and dinners. The event offers the chance to sip, taste and explore Manjimup and Pemberton, in the heart of Karri Tree country just three and a half hours from Perth. Pinot Picnic will have available a range of hampers containing regional pinot and the best local produce to be on sale at events and for remote guests.