When you think about visiting Australia, which places instantly strike in your head? Sydney? Brisbane? Great Barrier Reef? Melbourne? Well, when most of you are focused on the obvious choices, we ask you to explore more!
Try Perth! With pristine beaches and wonderful weather, Western Australia (Perth in specific) is worth exploring. Perth gives you the feel of a big city along with natural getaways. There are countless places to visit and endless things to do in Perth. Thus, giving a detailed list of events that will definitely give you an excuse to visit Perth.
With this blog, we will inform you all about the events happening around us, in the month of holidays, December! Check out the list and plan your itinerary accordingly.
1. Christmas Lights Cruises
1 December 2018 to 6 January 2019
7:30 pm to 8:45 pm
Get your friends aboard and celebrate the true spirit of Christmas by getting on the Mandurah Cruises. Passengers have the opportunity to sing the Christmas carols along with the carolers and celebrate the Christmas Wonderland of lights. There are many luxurious canal homes along the Mandurah river that are all decked up for your liking. Do visit them on your Christmas getaway!
2. Kevin Hart – Irresponsible Tour, Perth
Perth Arena, Perth
3 December 2018
7:30pm to 8:30pm
If you are a Kevin Hart fan and wish to have a hysterical evening while your stay in Australia, you surely cannot miss the Kevin Hart Irresponsible Tour. Why should you visit his Australia Tour? Well, you will be able to witness Kevin Hart performing in a 360 degree in the round, one of the very first stand-up act of its kind at this scale.
3. Die Hard – In the House Screenings
Event Cinemas Innaloo, Innaloo
3 December to 5 December 2018
Are you a Die Hard fan? Then this one is for you. Event Cinemas Innaloo is having a special limited run for Die Hard in December, as a Christmas themed #inthehouse cult film classic. Tickets will start at $15 and will have a concession of $3 for the Cinebuzz members. Watch the most favourite Christmas movie, Die Hard with your friends or family!
4. Perth Networking Luncheon – 7th December 2018
The Western Australian Club, Perth
7 December 2018
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
$30 for Lunch
This one is for all the workaholics. If you wish to build networks with the local entrepreneurs, then Perth Networking Luncheon is your place to be. To get into this luncheon, you need to book your seat with the Western Australian Club by calling on (08) 9481 7000. Bring your business cards along and meet new people in Perth!
5. Red Bull Lighthouse to Leighton From Rottnest Island
Leighton Beach, North Fremantle
8 December 2018
2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Have you ever been to a kiteboarding race? Even if your answer is yes, you have got to visit the prime kiteboarding race in Southern Hemisphere in North Fremantle. This time, the race is between the 135 competitors to reach the shore. Being the 9th Red Bull Lighthouse to Leighton, it is a must for serious kiters, where the competitors will take on the 19km open ocean course from the Rottnest Island.
6. Ice Cream Factory Summer Festival 2018
Ice Cream Factory, Northbridge, Perth
14 December 2018 to 1 January 2019
It is a summer party you cannot miss! The Ice Cream Factory Summer Festival will feature many artists like DJ Set, Cut Copy, and The Southern River Band. Having had a great season in 2017, the event will is back with the following features:
- 13 bars
- VIP decks and sun lounges
- Seven Stages
- A silent disco
- Wonderful line up for international and national acts
- The Bumble Selfie Lane
- A remote control boat Riveria
- Jack Rabbit Slim’s
- Pop-ups from Lucy’s Love Shack
And much more!
7. Origin Fields
Langley Park, Perth Foreshore
30 to 31 December 2018
4:00 pm to 11:00 am
Celebrate New Year’s Eve with Origin Fields music festival. It is a two-day festival supported by the Triple J radio station. With its 12th edition, this year, with a new venue, Origin Fields is promising a vibrant experience for the community and visitors.
Langley Park is easy to get to. The event has a huge line-up of greatest acts and artists like Cardi B! Check Origin Fields’ website to know more.
For Backpackers’ Perth Accommodation
Settled on your December itinerary? Do not forget to get your Perth hostel accommodation sorted. Book your stay with Mumma’s Hostel and enjoy your Christmas Vacation to the fullest while being light on your pocket. Call 0490 888 766 to book a stay with us.