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16/10/2016 - 28/10/2018 Worship at Trinity

Our sermon messages are very contemporary, Scripture based and life-applicable with Powerpoint presentation. Our music is beautiful with stylish traditional hymns. Afrikaans worship services are offered once a month (8.30am last Sunday of the month) to mainly South African, Zimbabwean and Namibian immigrants speaking or understanding Afrikaans, led by a Dutch Reformed Church minister. Awaken is a group of young people, consisting of students, young workers and those who are young at heart who run worship services (6.00pm) on the first and third Sunday of every month. The music and messages are very contemporary, Scripture based and relevant to life today.

10/02/2017 - 13/08/2017 VISUAL ARTS Festival

The hottest international contemporary art is presented alongside celebrated local talent in our 2017 PIAF Visual Arts program. Renowned local artists working in film, jewellery, performance and installation are on show at PICA, Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery and Fremantle Arts Centre. At the John Curtin Gallery, ambitious projects by a leading international artist have their Australian premiere, while at Moana a prominent Australian artist invites you to take a break in a hi-vis TV lounge. Experience the city, turned upside down and inside out, get involved in a project on desalination and celebrate the Fremantle Dockers inclusion in the inaugural AFL Women’s League at a Freo art party.

25/02/2017 - 23/12/2017 Old Perth Road Twilight Markets

Enjoy an evening of tasty treats, creative crafts and more. With the start of the warmer weather the very popular monthly market in Bassendean has once again moved from Sunday morning to Saturday evening. From Saturday 26 November the Old Perth Road Twilight Markets will light up the town centre with music, food, market stalls featuring local craft and produce plus much more.

11/03/2017 - 29/05/2017 Perth's Autumn Festival

Perth's Autumn Festival is a celebration of community, cycling, art and tourism in Perth's Eastern Region from 11 March - 28 May. With something on every weekend, Perth's Autumn Festival will take you on a journey through the region. The events demonstrate the diversity of the Region and include everything from wine-making and local produce to music concerts and classic cars. Highlight Events Summer's Edge Outdoor Music Event - Saturday 18 March at Sandy Beach Reserve, Bassendean City of Bayswater Autumn River Festival - Saturday 1 April at Riverside Gardens, Bayswater City of Belmont Autumn River Festival - Sunday 2 April at Garvey Park, Ascot

18/03/2017 - 23/09/2017 Meet the Winemaker Lunches

Join us for a relaxing long table lunch with wine guru, Peter Forrestal and guest winemaker sharing funny anecdotes, fascinating stories and great wine moments fromWinemaker Banner their experiences and travels within the industry. With bottles on the table and platters to share this open forum will be an afternoon of great company, great food and of course great wine. Cost per luncheon: $120pp 2017 Schedule Date: Saturday, Mar 18 – 12.30-4.00pm Guest: Paul Nelson Date: Saturday, Apr 8 – 12.30-4.00pm Guest: Steve James from Voyager Estate Date: Saturday, Apr 29 – 12.30-4.00pm Guest: Nic Peterkin from L.A.S Vino Date: Saturday, May 20 – 12.30-4.00pm Guest: TBA from Castelli Date: Saturday, Aug 12 – 12.30-4.00pm Guest: TBA from Brash Higgins Date: Saturday, Sep 9 – 12.30-4.00pm Guest: TBA from Castagna Date: Saturday, Sep 23 – 12.30-4.00pm Guest: TBA More

31/03/2017 - 17/06/2017 Yirra Yaakin 2017 Season

Frankland’s story is an immensely important one… (he) clearly understands the systemic nature of the problem, the futility of scapegoating individuals. The Age. With live music by Wayne Freer, Conversations With The Dead pulls no punches in this theatrical portrayal of a character walking a razor’s edge between sanity and insanity.

13/04/2017 - 11/06/2017 Cirque du Soleil - KOOZA

Cirque du Soleil rediscovers its origins with the company's eighth Big Top show to tour Australia. Don't miss it at Belmont Park Racecourse from 13 April - 11 June. A sparkling homage to the traditions of circus, KOOZA springs open like a bejeweled toy box to capture your imagination and set your pulse racing. A return to the intimate and fundamental human elements of circus, KOOZA combines thrilling acrobatic performance with the art of clowning. We follow The Innocent as he takes a journey of self-discovery through a comic kingdom of eccentric characters, electrifying thrills and out-of-the-box surprises. The international cast of 50 acrobats, musicians, singers and actors present heart-stopping feats and laugh-out-loud antics to a live soundtrack fusion of jazz, funk and Bollywood beats.

05/05/2017 - 18/06/2017 One Hundred & Three of Me

Mundaring Arts Centre present Artist in Focus, Alistair Taylor in One Hundred & Three of Me from 5 May - 18 June in Gallery 2. In the course of a not uncommon discombobulation with the dreaded Facebook, Alastair Taylor managed to lose his page and, in the ensuing search, discovered an alarming number of Alastair Taylors all over the world. Creating a matrix of miniature portraits on metal, Alastair weaves together a world map of a multitude of unknown namesakes.

09/05/2017 - 30/06/2017 TINY DISCOVERERS – EARLY LEARNING PROGRAM

Join the Western Australian Museum’s Discovery Zone team as they help your child become a backyard explorer. Our eight week program is packed with games, stories and craft. All experiences are open ended, hands on and are linked to the Early Years Learning Framework. This is an opportunity for enquiring minds to explore, learn and play with real artefacts from WA Museum’s collections. Tiny Discoverers runs from the Museum's Discovery Zone at the State Library of Western Australia.

11/05/2017 - 27/05/2017 West Australian Ballet - Don Quixote

Follow me…into madness. First premiered by WAB in 2010, we’re thrilled to bring this sumptuous production of Don Quixote, choreographed by Australia’s ‘Grande Dame’ of ballet, Lucette Aldous, back to His Majesty’s stage. This influential ballet will be restaged for the Company by Lucette Aldous, who, as Kitri, partnered Nureyev, Basilio, to national and international acclaim in the 1970’s. Based on episodes from Cervante’s classic novel, Don Quixote was originally created by the greatest of all ballet masters, Marius Petipa. The plot follows delusional Don Quixote and his sidekick Sancho Panza, who set out on an adventure to find Don Quixote’s imaginary lost love Dulcinea. The stunning sets and costumes have been created by Australian designer, Allan Lees whose work has graced worldwide stages. The West Australian Symphony Orchestra will bring the lively score to life in a produc... More