Event Calendar – August 2017


What: Jerry Seinfeld
Where: 700 Wellington St, Perth.
When: August 4th

Entertainment icon Jerry Seinfeld will tour Australia in August 2017 performing a live stand-up show filled with his trademark humour, wit and sharp observations about day-to-day life.

Sydney Comedy Festival

What: Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase
Where: Regal Theatre, 474 Hay Street, Subiaco.
When: August 5th


Expertly curated and lovingly presented the showcase will feature some of the Festival’s hottest acts live on stage for an incredible two hours of hard hitting laughter. Boasting a line-up of the best local and international comics and showcasing some of the freshest emerging talents, this jam packed night of pure entertainment will leave you sore from belly laughs!

Avon Descent

What: Avon Decent Festival
Where: Lilac Hil;l, 43 West Swan Rd, Caversham.
When: 6th August


The City of Swan and Act-Belong-Commit Avon Descent Festival returns in a wonderful new location!
Join us at Lilac Hill to cheer on the competitors as they speed on by.
Enjoy a bumper all day program of onstage entertainment by The Hunting Birds, Hardeyhaha and Possum Music.
Meander around the parkland and soak up Swan Valley cooking demonstrations, a special edition of The Vintage Collective Markets, gourmet food truck fare, heaps of prizes and giveaways and a packed line up of fair rides, crazy critters, fun workshops and activities for all ages!
Or simply lay back on a picnic rug and soak up the atmosphere of the day! Best of all, it’s completely FREE!
The Avon Descent Festival 2017 comes alive at Lilac Hill from 10am-3pm on Sunday, August 6, 2017.


What: Daffodil Day
Where: Perth City
When: 25th August


Show your support for Cancer Council this August by hashtagging #DaffodilDay and showing us your pin, your Dougal bear, your dedication, or simply your smile. Get involved and help raise vital funds for cancer research, prevention, support services and advocacy.


What: Perth SkillsWest Expo
Where: Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre
When: 18th-20th August


SkillsWest is WA’s largest careers, training, education and employment event. The Expo gives students, job seekers and career changers the opportunity to connect with organisations for guidance, clarity and opportunities in relation to career options.
The 2018 Expo will feature the WorldSkills Regional Competitions which is designed to inform and educate visitors about real career pathways and training opportunities that exist within a wide cross section of industries.