The Queen’s Birthday long weekend is upon us, so it’s time to make some plans.
Unfortunately we’re not in for the best weekend of weather, with showers and storms forecast on Saturday, Sunday and Monday. Since you might not want to spend the whole weekend hitting the beach or exploring the outdoors, here are some other activities to keep you occupied!
IGA Perth Royal Show
There is no better long weekend activity than visiting the IGA Perth Royal Show! Rides, animals, food, showbags – there’s something for the whole family. Plan your visit at their official website.
WA Beer & Beef Festival
Lovers of beer and beef will be able to able to indulge in their two favourite things at the WA Beer & Beef Festival, which returns to Elizabeth Quay this weekend. Get all the details right here.
Escape From Pompeii: The Untold Roman Rescue
In the mood for a little piece of history? The WA Maritime Museum has an incredible exhibition tracing the famous eruption at Mt Vesuvius, and it all kicks off on Saturday. Find out more here.
Dinosaur Discovery: Lost Creatures of the Cretaceous
Everyone loves dinosaurs! Get up close and personal with 23 moving, life-size animatronic dinosaurs at the Western Australian Museum’s exhibition held at The Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre this weekend. Get your tickets here.
Check Out A Movie
This is the perfect time to catch up on one of those movies you haven’t had a chance to see yet. There’s something for all tastes on this weekend including Kingsman: The Golden Circle, The Lego Ninjago Movie, IT, Victoria & Abdul, mother! and stacks more.
Eat Until You Can’t Eat No More
Perth is a foodie’s paradise. With new restaurants and cafes popping up every week, there’s always something new to try. Head to the Fremantle Markets and sample all the food on offer from local producers, grab a last minute booking for high tea at one of our top hotels, or simply just head down to your favourite café for a long lunch.