Five free things to do in Perth

Perth is a beautiful city to visit, but it can be a little pricey. These five free activities will give you a taste of the city’s highlights without blowing your travel budget.


Free heritage walk and talks

With an incredibly rich history, which goes back more than 40,000 years, Perth is possibly the oldest city in the world. Here’s how you can see it for free.


Hotel bans cyclists wearing Lycra

A Perth hotel says its “no-Lycra policy” and refusal to serve cyclists at the restaurant was a misunderstanding between management and staff.


Free Christmas events in Australia

Getting into the festive spirit doesn’t have to cost you a cent, so wherever you are in Australia, there’s a free Christmas event for you.

Western Australia

Ring the bells

Good news for anyone in Perth this weekend, the Bell Tower has something special in store for all dads tomorrow, for a Father’s Day which they won’t forget.

Western Australia

$99 Perth CBD Stay

Stay in the heart of Perth CBD at the recently refurbished Pensione Hotel for under $100.


Malaysian Airlines flight located

The saga of the missing Malaysian Airlines flight has come to an end.


Pottering around Perth

Jamie McTaggart is often in Perth for work, but thought it was time he ‘downed tools’ and explored what the city has to offer those travelling at a more leisurely pace.

Editor's Choice

A fishy tale

Hailing from the UK, fish and chips is a dietary staple in our household, but some of the fishy servings are better than others. Although far to travel just for fish and chips, Clancy’s Fish Pub in Canning Bridge, Perth, is a must visit when we’re in the area.

Publisher's Pick

Perth freebie – Barrack Street exhibition

This fascinating interactive exhibition takes you on a winter’s journey looking back on the history of one of Perth’s most favoured meeting places, Barrack Street.

Editor's Choice

Perth for free

If you’re a big kid looking for something to do in Perth this weekend, why not grab the family and enjoy the Perth Heritage Days for free?


Win a $5000 train adventure for two on the Indian Pacific

YOURLifeChoicesand Great Southern Rail are offering you the chance to win a three-night train adventure for two from Sydney to Perth (or vice versa). This epic journey, coast to coast, travels through the majestic Blue Mountains, sweeping Adelaide Plains and over the awe-inspiring Nullarbor Plain.

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