Perth Festival 2019 launch
All events & films live online at Scoop!
From Feb 8 - Mar 3 2019, Perth Festival will bring you 73 events & films.
Check out Scoop's recommended Top 10 & buy your tickets now before it's too late!
Lotterywest Films
Summer in Perth is the best time to enjoy international cinema on the big screen, under the stars. Meet up with friends and kick back as some of the world’s biggest names take you across the globe in a selection of award-winning films.
Writers Week
Writers Hub at UWA welcomes writers, storytellers, musicians, artists and theatre makers from around the globe and this year writers will hit the streets, libraries and bars of Perth and beyond to spread a range of exciting words and ideas.
Visual Arts Program
This year’s Visual Arts program brings to Perth an unprecedented number of artists and artworks in a number of exhibitions that highlight the artists’ understanding of a world in flux.
Top venue picks:
Chevron Gardens
Local legends and international names light up the Garden and Main Stages. Expect artists like Jungle Brothers, The Preatures and Cat Power.
ECU Joondalup Pines
Enjoy brand-new movies while sitting among pine trees and lush surrounds in this ambient outdoor cinema setting.
His Majesty's Theatre
With shows ranging from ballet to laugh-out-loud comedy, you'll find yourself wanting to come back to His Majesty's over and over again.
UWA Somerville
With 18 brand-new movies (plus Australian short films) and food trucks serving international treats, a night at Somerville will be one to remember.