Perfect spring weather makes it an ideal time of year to explore Perth, Western Australia and all that it offers – nature, food, wine and fun. So shake off your ugg boots, get out into the sunshine and enjoy the great outdoors at one of Perth’s fantastic spring events!
Perth Spring Events
Yates Springtime at Araluen
The annual Perth Hills spring flower-fest features over 140,000 tulips as well as thousands of other bulbs and vibrant flowers. At this time of year, Araluen comes alive with colour, making it a wonderful place to have a BBQ or picnic and a wander through the park’s blooms.
Where: Araluen Botanic Park, 362 Croyden Road, Roleystone
When: Now till 30th September
There’s a traditional Bavarian beer festival coming back to Perth. Held on the grassy Langley Park, opposite Crowne Plaza Hotel, it features massive beer halls, authentic German food, a sideshow alley, an eclectic mix of entertainment and more! Octoberfest is a brilliant excuse for an overnight stay at Crowne Plaza.
Where: Langley Park, Plain St, East Perth
When: Saturday 6th of October
Time: 1pm – 9pm
Kings Park Festival
Kings Park’s annual “greatest wildflower show on Earth” is happening during the month of September. The huge inner city park transforms into an extravaganza of colour, as well as art exhibitions, organised walks, a native plant sale, gardening talks, family activities and more.
Where: Kings Park, Fraser Avenue, Perth
When: 1st until September 30
Perth Royal Show
The annual Perth Royal Show is a firm favourite with families. Where else in Perth can you see a racing and diving pigs, watch dancing drones and enjoy some white knuckle rides! This year as well as sideshow alley, wool displays, show bags, farm animals, there’s a big focus on food and local producers too. Spectacular Fireworks too.
Where: Claremont Showgrounds, 1 Graylands Road, Claremont
When: 22nd to 30th of September
Perth Spring Racing Season
Soak up the atmosphere at the Perth spring racing season with the exciting Crown Perth Opening Day at Ascot Racecourse, filled with fashion, fun and fillies. Take in the trackside action, have a little flutter on the horses, check out the “fashions on the field” and enjoy the fine food and pop up bars.
Where: Ascot Racecourse, Grandstand Road, Ascot
When: from 20th of October
The Beauvine festival is one of Perth’s biggest food and wine events. Here you’ll find some of Perth’s favourite bars and restaurants, serving up special dishes, wine, beer, ciders, spirits to enjoy spring in the sun. Expect energetic live entertainment, music and art too.
Where: Birdwood Square, Mount Lawley
When: 19th, 20th and 21st of October
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