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Events

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.

27/07/2017 - 25/07/2019 Crystal Cave Tours

Experience the underground world of a limestone cave on a 45 minute guided tour. See Perth’s only tourist cave and experience an underground wonderland full of natural cave decorations such as stalagmites, helictites, columns and shawls throughout this 'stream cave'. During the guided walk you will discover the cave’s history, geology and the ecosystem that lies within. Crystal Cave’s constant temperature makes this tour a comfortable all-year-round experience. Booking not required

27/07/2017 - 26/07/2018 Koala Talk

Come and meet our koala colony! Learn all about this fascinating animal at a free daily talk on the koala boardwalk. You'll discover what makes the koala so special, the history of the colony at Yanchep and what we can to do to help their environment. What to bring ? All your unanswered questions about Koalas! Booking not required

03/02/2018 - 13/08/2018 WA Now – Julie Dowling – BABANYU (Friends for life)

This free exhibition takes a step back in time to a period (1993–2005) when First Nation Badimaya artist, Julie Dowling, was emerging as one of the most important artists in Western Australia and the country. In this period, the real-life stories she shared about First Nations peoples’ experience in this country were abrupt, brutal and challenging. Many of the stories she shared were, and still are, largely unknown or acknowledged in mainstream Australian society. Individual and group portraits of the artist, her family and friends paintings, drawn from the State Art Collection, make up the thirty-nine paintings on display.

24/02/2018 - 18/06/2018 A Window on Italy - The Corsini Collection: Masterpieces from Florence

A city. A family. A collection of magnificence. Introducing the private collection of one of Florence's most eminent families, the Corsini family. Featuring Renaissance and Baroque paintings by artists such as Botticelli, Tintoretto, Caravaggio and Pontormo - these extraordinary works of art have been preserved over centuries, surviving the devastation of World War II and the great flood of Florence. This personal collection includes portraits, landscapes, mythological and religious paintings, plus fascinating decorative objects and furniture from the Palazzo Corsini. Leaving the city it's called home for 600 years, this is the first time this collection has toured outside of Italy and will be the only showing in Australia. Experience for yourself this uniquely visual history of passion, fortune, and survival at the Art Gallery of WA from 24 February to 18 June 2018.

01/03/2018 - 31/05/2018 REIWA CENTENARY EXHIBITION – A CENTURY OF SERVICE

In celebration of the centenary of the Real Estate Institute of Western Australia (REIWA) in 2018, this exhibition portrays REIWA through the years and provides insight into 100 years of the WA real estate industry. Drawing upon the Institute’s and its members’ private collections, together with items from the J.S. Battye Library of West Australian History, the exhibition tells the story of Western Australia’s rich real estate history, buying and selling through the decades, and the colourful characters and influencers in the industry. Presented in partnership with REIWA.

24/03/2018 - 12/08/2018 Horrible Histories - Pirates: The Exhibition

Avast ye landlubber! A gruesome band of pirates will be commandeering the WA Maritime Museum to teach ye what it takes to be a truly horrible pirate. Cap'n your own pirate ship, design a fearsome flag, and arm yer'self with wicked weapons – from cutlasses to cannons. Discover the rigorous rules and perilous punishments that was a part of life aboard ship, and gather 'round to hear tales of menacing pirate men and women.

03/05/2018 - 30/06/2018 Comedy Lounge Perth

Perth is now home to an entertainment destination designed and custom built entirely for the ultimate enjoyment of live comedy: Comedy Lounge Perth City. Located within the city’s hotel precinct, surrounded by restaurants, and just a few blocks from city’s major public transport hubs. Expect more big Australian and international comedy names to be dropping in and making exclusive appearances at the new Comedy Lounge Perth City, alongside the newest and best Perth comedy talent it’s helping develop. What Perth Concert Hall is to music, this will be for comedy – purpose-built, world-class and world-renowned.

15/05/2018 - 01/06/2018 Mama Mia! - The Musical

Over 60 million people all around the globe have fallen in love with the story and the music that makes MAMMA MIA! the ultimate feel-good musical. And now, in a stunning new production, we invite you to fall in love all over again! Voulez Vous, S.O.S, Take a Chance On Me, Dancing Queen and so many more hits you know and love make this worldwide phenomenon a fabulous night out for audiences of all ages. A celebration of love, laughter, family and friendship, MAMMA MIA! is exactly what the world needs right now. Set on a Greek island paradise and inspired by the story-telling magic of ABBA’s timeless songs, writer Catherine Johnson’s heart-warming tale centres around Sophie, a young bride- to-be. On the eve of her wedding, Sophie’s quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother's past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago.

22/05/2018 - 22/05/2018 Jeremy Loops Critical As Water World Tour

South African export Jeremy Loops is returning to Australia off the back of a brand new album. Loops’ Australian shows are part of a massive 27-date global tour in celebration of his new album Critical As Water which is due to drop 16 March. As the singer explains, he’s been itching to get back Down Under ever since his 2016 visit. “The first time we toured Australia we had no idea what to expect but five minutes into the first show we knew Aussie live music fans are maniacs like we are,” Loops said. “The energy in that room was insane, and we’ve been looking forward to coming back ever since.” Loops’ run kicks off in late May, hitting Perth, Adelaide, Melbourne and Brisbane before wrapping it up in Sydney.