Perth Local Customs

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  • 1. Aboriginal Culture

    Australian Aboriginal culture can claim to be the oldest continuous living culture on the planet. Recent dating of the earliest known archaeological sites on the Australian continent - using...

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  • 2. Pub Culture

    Any place that has a thriving Pub Culture is the place for me. Perth has a lively pub culture and has the same vibe that I enjoy in Sydney. With the huge mining...

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  • 3. Festival!

    Each year, for three wonderful weeks in late summer, Perth's arts scene explodes with a dazzling array of theatre, dance, music, comedy, writers, visual arts...

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  • 4. Are you game?

    While in Australia, you should definitely try some of our fabulous game meats - crocodile, emu, camel, boar and of course kangaroo. Kangaroo is the easiest to...

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  • 5. Barbie: Nope It's Not A Doll

    The word Barbie is the slandg for the word barbeque. The Australians love their outdoor cooking and that was what we wanted to mimc to become true...

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  • 6. Red Bull Air Show

    Perth is the home of the Red Bull Air Races.Held every year in November right on the shores of the famous Swan River, this spectacular event is a great day out...

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  • 7. Australia Day

    Australia Day is held on January 26th each year. It's a time where Australians come together as a nation to celebrate what's great about Australia and being...

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  • 8. The Perth Royal Show

    If you are visiting Perth in September then perhaps you would like to go to the Perth Royal Show. Check out the link below for the date. The easiest way to...

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  • 9. Bride Watching in Kings Park

    On Saturdays it seems that all newlyweds in and around Perth have their photos taken with the view of Perth centre in the background. It's fashion show! The...

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  • 10. Australia Day

    If you happen to be in Perth on 26th January, this is our Australia Day and consequently fireworks. Just make sure you arrive early and get a good spot along...

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  • 11. NON-SMOKING Perth

    Smoking is generally not allowed in hotels, bars and clubs. If it is there are areas allocated for smoking.Perth people love to enjoy and maintain the fresh...

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  • 12. Jacaranda Festival

    Applecross is a suburb of Perth with a distinguishing feature of streets lined with jacaranda trees. The jacaranda Festival is held in Applecross very year in...

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  • 13. Melbourne Cup Day

    Ascot Racecourse in Perth joins in the celebrations of the Melbourne Cup. There are all the events of the Melbourne Race day including fashion parades and live...

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  • 14. Seafood at Christmas

    While there still are traditionalists among us, more and more WA families enjoy seafood as a major part of their Christmas fare on the big day. Crayfish, prawns...

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  • 15. North vs South

    Yes there is an underlying rivalry between people from North of the River and the people from South of the River. But I can tell you, the SOR people are much...

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  • 16. Throw Another Shrimp on the Barbie!

    As a West Aussie, one of our favourite things to do when the warm weather hits, is get together with our family and friends for a barbecue. At home, at the...

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  • 17. Head for the Sticks

    Whenever long weekends or school holidays occur, everyone heads out of town, either down south or up north. Which means that if you arrive and you haven't...

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  • 18. Australia Day

    The 26th of January every year is Australia Day, a day for beer, barbies and brawls. well, sort of.The Lotto skyworks (although a bit of a let-down in 2005) are...

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  • 19. Wings Over Whiteman

    Usually during the last weekend in November the members of the WA Model Aircraft Sports Centre hold the Wings Over Whiteman event. Here you will see model...

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  • 20. Wildflower Festival

    The Wildflower Festival is held in September each year in Kings Park. There are various garden themed landscapes to inspire gardeners as well as floral art,...

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  • 21. Dog in a Ute

    A Ute (pronounced YOOT) the Aussie name for a ‘pickup’ is one of the great Aussie rural icons. Ute’s come in all shapes and sizes from the knackered old museum...

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  • 22. Barbie!

    I had my first Barbie today. A.K.A. BBQ. Nadine made a breakfast for us on the grill. We had eggs, Middle Rashers (bacon), and tomatos.To me the bacon was the...

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  • 23. The Menzies Banksia

    Known as the jewel of Kings Park because it is the emblem also for Kings Park. Its mostly found in the bushland within the park but you will also find a lot in...

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  • 24. Grass Tree

    The Grass Tree is a native of Australia. The Grass Tree grows about 2.5cm per year, very slow growing but they have a life span of about 600 years. The trunk...

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  • 25. Weather

    Perth has a Mediterranean climate, with warm to hot summers and cool, wet winters. The summer temps averages 29C during the day and 17C at night (although there...

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