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WA Day & Long Weekend Events

Celebrate WA Day, Monday June 7th, 2021. Here is a list of family friendly events on all WA Day Long Weekend (June 5th - 7th), and ideas for things to do to celebrate WA's special day and long weekend.

WA Day Festival Burswood Park
Sunday 6th & Monday 7th June, 2021

The FREE WA Day Festival is back and it’s better than ever, with something for everyone to enjoy. 

Keep the kids entertained for hours with our family fun. There’s an inflatable playground for the kids, loads of amusement rides including a ferris wheel and tea cups, an arts & crafts village, cuddly animals at our petting zoo, gold panning with Perth Mint and the annual WA Day mascot race.

Foodies will be in absolute heaven with Perth’s biggest and best international food truck line-up representing the State’s melting pot of cultures. Eat Street will be serving up insta-worthy food from mouth-watering burgers, falafel and chips, to artisan chunky cookies, bao buns and fish tacos.

We have an immersive science zone from Scitech featuring robots, coding and hands-on activities, thrilling waterski displays on the Swan and Air Force flyovers. You can also sit back and chill out with a local wine or beer while watching live music on our new Lotterywest Stage featuring acoustic sessions, Fringe acts and family entertainment. Finish the fun by enjoying a spectacular fireworks display above our Swan River at 6pm on both nights. Find more information at

Mini Model Railway Exhibition Bassendean
Sunday 6th June, 2021

Model railway layouts in action. Enjoy ride-on miniature trains from Northern Districts Model Engineering Society (Gold coin donation per ride and enclosed footwear required for the rides) . There will also be a great display of LEGO by the WA Brick Society. Railway Museum Bassendean. Normal entry fees apply. 10am - 4pm. Find more information at

A Good Day In WA Fremantle
Sunday 6th June, 2021

A cultural explosion featuring world heritage and culture, music, dance, cuisine and arts showcasing the rich cultures that collectively represent our truly unique Western Australian community. Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour & Bathers Beach. 11am  - 6pm. Find more information on this free community event at

WA Day Armadale
Monday 7th June, 2021

This is a free event for the whole family with activities and live entertainment set across three event zones, as well as a special fireworks show from 6pm. Each event zone will include:

  • Memorial Park – Active fun for toddlers and kids up to 12 years
  • Minnawarra Park – Vintage games and entertainment for all ages
  • Frog Hollow – 20 food vendors with a wide selection of different foods and drinks on offer

Minnawarra Park, 4 - 7.30pm. Find more information at

Carnival Fever Cannington Showgrounds
5th - 7th June, 2021

Carnival Fever is coming to town June 5th - 7th June and is packed with loads of fun for all ages! Go on as many rides as you can handle, visit the petting zoo, get your face painted, watch some professional wrestling and incredible parkour, and so much more. Includes entry, rides & entertainment for the full day.

S & R Orchard Autumn Festival Waliston
5th - 7th June, 2021

S&R Orchard is opening their gates for visitors to come and enjoy the magical spectacle of their orchard in Autumn colours. Bring your family, friends, picnic baskets, and come and spend the day in our lovely orchard. There will be food vans, coffee , tractor rides, animal farm and a bouncy castle for the kids. 8am - 5pm daily .Find more information at 

Live Lighter Pinjarra Festival
Saturday 5th June, 2021

Gather the family and head to Pinjarra this WA Day long weekend for the 2021 LiveLighter Pinjarra Festival. Murray’s largest free, community event, is set to entertain the whole family with an exciting line-up of acts, activities and attractions.

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