Celebrating Aerial Pioneer Sir Norman Brearley (Perth Heritage Days)

This year the seventh annual Perth Heritage Days will celebrate the people who shaped Perth. One was Sir Norman Brearley, an aviator and pioneer of commercial air transport in Australia, who formed their first airline in 1921. In celebration of his achievements, nine vintage air-planes from the Royal Aero Club of Western Australia will be [...]

Beethoven and Mahler

The West Australian Symphony Orchestra’s performance of Beethoven and Mahler features masterpieces by two musical titans. Principal Conductor Asher Fisch and WASO embrace Beethoven in a performance of his First Piano Concerto with pianist Ingrid Fliter. This work is the jubilant creation of a youthful virtuoso composer/pianist who was destined to become a towering figure [...]

Government House (Perth Heritage Days)

This year the seventh annual Perth Heritage Days will celebrate the famous and not so famous people who shaped Perth. Since opening its doors in 1863, the present Government House has been home to each Governor appointed to serve Western Australia. Take a walk where Governors of our State have walked for over 150 years. [...]

Supreme Court (Perth Heritage Days)

This year the seventh annual Perth Heritage Days will celebrate the famous and not so famous people who shaped Perth. Undoubtedly, a man who helped shape Perth was Western Australia’s first Chief Justice, Sir Archibald Paull Burt. The Supreme Court will be open for self-guided tours of this historic seat of justice. You can also [...]

Parliament House (Perth Heritage Days)

This year the seventh annual Perth Heritage Days will celebrate the famous and not so famous people who shaped Perth. One such person was Edith Cowan, the first woman elected to an Australian Parliament. Experience this part of Perth’s history through a dramatised debate charting Edith’s fight for women’s rights. Held in the historic 1904 [...]

St George’s Art

St George’s Art is a premier annual event in art education in Western Australia, attracting schools from all sectors. Now in its 13th year, St George’s Art provides an outstanding opportunity for schools to present work by pupils in Years 10, 11 and 12, in the unique setting of Perth’s St George’s Cathedral. The Gothic [...]

Segway Tours WA

Be amongst the first to discover Perth’s Swan River and Rottnest Island on a Segway! Segway Tours WA provides fun, informative and eco-friendly guided tours of the beautiful Swan River foreshore east and west of Perth, and Perth’s playground, Rottnest Island. Using state-of-the-art radio communication, their professionally trained guides will enlighten you with stories about [...]

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