Event Calendar – June 2018

What: Paw Patrol Live: The Great Pirate Adventure. When: June 2nd – 3rd Where: Riverside Theatre, Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre. http://lifeliketouring.com/ Info: It’s Pirate Day in Adventure Bay, and Mayor Goodway is getting ready for a big celebration! But first, Ryder and his team of pirate pups must rescue Cap’n Turbot from a mysterious…

Event Calendar – April

What: Evolve When: 14th April Where: Claremont Showgrounds, Claremont WA. Info: Evolve Pop Culture Expo showcases the best of the local Pop Culture Industry. There will be Cosplay displays and competitions, traders, artists, panels, gaming platforms and experiences, collectables and of course featured celebs. Get your geek on and head down to the new venue…

Madman Anime Festival – Perth

Madman Anime Festival, or MadFest as it is colloquially known, had it’s second run in Perth last weekend and hit all kind of records as the Japanese centric pop culture exhibition filled the event hole left by the withdrawal of OzComicCon from Western Australia. The lines to open the event were startlingly long and considerably…

Main Event Calendar – September

What: Dinosaur Discovery: Lost Creatures of the Cretaceous Where: Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre When: 20th September – 28th January Info: Prepare for a close encounter with the most extraordinary creatures to ever walk the earth. Featuring more than 23 moving, life-size animatronic models of the Cretaceous period (145-66 million years ago), Dinosaur Discovery: Lost…

Event Calendar – June 2017

  What: An Evening with Jane Goodall When: June 9th 2017 Where: Riverside Theatre Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre Info: Through her research, Jane Goodall showed the world their capacity for tool making, their complex family relationships, both their intimate friendships and their dark and violent nature. Enjoy a rare opportunity to meet her in…

Tutankhamun – His Tomb and His Treasures

The Tutankhamun – His Tomb and His Treasures exhibition came to the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre promising a journey back in time, not only to ancient Egypt but also to the moment the famous Pharaoh’s tomb was first discovered back in 1922. It certainly delivered. The exhibit painstakingly recreates the mystery of the 18th Dynasty…

Titanic: The Exhibition

I arrived at the Perth Convention Centre early on a Sunday morning with tickets in hand to attend the much hyped event, Titanic: The Exhibition. The exhibition houses replicas, memorabilia and historical information of the ill-fated White Star liner which sank during it’s maiden voyage early last century. There is always some trepidation when going…