Ed Sheeran ÷ Australian Tour Dates Announced Ed Sheeran will be kicking off his ÷ Australian Tour with his Perth show at the new Perth Stadium on Saturday 3rd March 2018. Tickets for the Perth show go on sale through Ticketmaster on the 23rd May 2017. Ticket prices range from $74.64 to $166.34, plus booking fees. From Ticketmaster.. “Ed Sheeran has confirmed plans to bring his ÷ World Tour to Australia in March 2018, having just announced new stadium shows via Frontier Touring. Two Grammy Awards, six billion YouTube views, 70 million online followers, hundreds of thousands of tickets sold across four Australian and New Zealand tours, and a firm foothold on the top of our album and single charts: Ed Sheeran needs no introduction. Bringing his ÷ World Tour to fans down under next year, Sheeran has already wowed fans in Europe and the United Kingdom, with extensive dates in Latin and North America plotted before the newly-announced Australian dates.” Keep an eye on the Ticketmaster website for further information and updates.
10 Things to Do in Perth this Weekend 22nd-23rd April 2017 Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out these 10 things happening around Perth. 1. Cockburn Cultural Fair presented by LiveLighter – 22nd April Bring the family and be inspired by all the diversity of foods and flavours, tradition and culture right here on your doorstep. Formerly know as the Harvest Hoo Haa, this free event is growing to include the many cultural communities of Cockburn. Click for more info. 2. Bike in the Valley – 23rd April A fun family ride that is well signed and supported by a ‘sag wagon’ which follows the riders. Start and finish at West Swan Oval. Marshalls will man critical corners or crossings. There are three new route options to choose from (9km, 23km and 34km). The ride weaves through semi rural sections of the Swan Valley, past green paddocks and the tourist drive. More info. 3. Stirling Times Kids Kerfuffle – 22nd April The Stirling Times Kids Kerfuffle returns these April School Holidays, transforming Carine Regional Open Space into the ultimate kids’ obstacle course and family fun day out. More info. 4. Polka Dot Vintage Market […]
10 Things to do in Perth This Weekend What’s on this Weekend in Perth March 11th to 12th 1. Fremantle vs Carlton at Domain Stadium Check out some preseason action with the Fremantle Dockers taking on the Carlton Blues at Domain Stadium on Friday night. Bounce down is at 5:40pm. More info here. 2. Araluen’s Chilli & Avocado Festival – March 11th and 12th – McCallum Park Araluen Botanic Park is excited to announce the fusion of two super-foods Chilli & Avocado to present….. Araluen’s Chilli & Avocado Festival. We are calling on all Chilli Lovers to Unite with the Avo-Enthusiasts for the biggest celebration on the Swan River! More info here. 3. International Food Festival – Rockingham – Saturday 11th March The 2017 International Food Festival will include over 25 food vendors demonstrating culinary delights from around the globe, live cultural performances and an art activity by ‘Arty Umbrellas’. Join us at Churchill Park, Rockingham Beach Road on Saturday 11 March from 4pm-8pm for an international extravaganza. More info here 4. Teddy Bears’ Picnic March 12th-13th at Perth Zoo Pack a picnic and your teddy and come along to Perth Zoo’s popular Teddy Bears’ Picnic. •Live stage show […]
NEW: Perth to Margaret River Day Tour Flights Beginning today, you can now fly to the famous Margaret River wine region from Perth for a day tour, visiting some of the best wineries. The flight will take approximately 1 hour each way, and is operated by Swan River Sea Planes. It includes hotel pick up and drop off. About the day tour: “Priced at $795 per person, the Swan River Seaplanes day tour consists of many unique features that reveal great value for money. Not only will we pick you up from your hotel lobby, but we will fly you directly out of the Swan River to begin your low-level flight on your way to Margaret River. Overlooking the city scape to spanning over the captivating Western Australian coastline, you will have an exhilarating experience on the journey to Margaret River itself. Following your stunning flight along the Western Australian coastline, Top Drop Tours will introduce you to the wines that have made Margaret River stand out as Australia’s most exciting premium wine region. Visit three hand-picked wineries whilst enjoying guided tastings of award winning wines. You will also be treated to a delicious winery lunch.” For more information visit […]
The Guildford Hotel Re-opening Eight years after it was gutted by fire, the historic Guildford Hotel is re-opening. It is set to open its doors at 3pm on 26th May. The Guildford Hotel was built back in 1886. In 1916 a new façade and cupola (belvedere) was completed, giving the building its classical appearance. Sadly, in 2008 there was a fire which destroyed much of the interior, however the building has now been restored and will re-open for patrons to enjoy beer, wine and local produce from the Swan Valley. Check out the Guildford hotel website or follow them on facebook. Address: 159 James Street GUILDFORD WA 6055 Opening Hours: Monday to Saturday 11am – 12am Sunday 11am – 10pm
New Perth Cable Car Commissioned A new cable car has been commissioned by the Tourism Council WA which would connect Elizabeth Quay to Kings Park. According to Perth Now the cable car would cost $80 million and “a preliminary study by the Metropolitan Redevelopment Authority found the cable car system was “technically feasible” and “commercially viable without government funding”. It is expected to generate over $30 million in new tourism spending. Would you ride in it? Read the full article at Perth Now