Cool Things to do over Australia Day Weekend


You can bet that there will be a whole lot happening this weekend. If you get stuck on what you want to do or where you want to be, here are some cool events worth checking out. Grab your mates and get all decked out in your best Aussie get up for a beautiful celebration of love and life.

  1. Beach Yoga — 26 January

    Start your long weekend right with morning Beach Yoga at the beautiful South Beach in Freo. Centre yourself in the absolute best possible way, with meditation and postures in the morning sun and ocean breeze. This class is suitable for all, including beginner students!

  2. City of Perth Skyworks — 26 January

    What is a celebration without the fireworks! Expected to outdo, be sure to catch the spectacular display and the whole entire works. Grab your mates and a picnic mat, and check out the list of viewing hotspots for the best seats in the city. 

  3. Australia Day Sundowner BBQ — 26 January

    If you’re feeling a little fancier, completely immerse yourself in the Australia Day experience with a snazzy cruise, a barbie and exclusive views of the fireworks display.

  4. The 5K Foam Fest — 26 January

    With over 20 obstacles, including the world’s largest inflatable waterslide, mud pits and you best belief a ridiculous amount of foam, the 5K Foam Fest is sure to guarantee some good clean fun!

  5. Moonlight Cinema — 27 January

    The only thing nicer than a summer night is being out under the stars on a summer night. Wind down after a day or two of festivities and catch Aquaman at the Moonlight Cinema up at Kings Park.

  6. Perth Festival Lotterywest Films — Weekend

    This film festival is a beautiful collection of the best international films. Warm your heart in the summer breeze with Shoplifters at ECU Joondalup Pines, or thread the stroke between madness and beauty with Vincent van Gogh At Eternity’s Gate at UWA.

  7. FRINGE WORLD Festival — Weekend

    This summer celebration is an amazing month full of comedy, theatre, pop up bars, and all sorts! Best part — there’s a whole long list of free events happening so you don’t have to worry about breaking the bank. Be in the heart of it all as Perth City comes to live!

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