What to do in Perth for Xmas and New years
The festive season in Perth
When the festive season comes around, Perth offers a wide variety of events and activities aligned with the seasonal atmosphere such as carols, concerts, festivals, pageants, decorations and lights. Perth also offers Christmas markets where you can shop for everyone this Christmas.
Christmas carols singing
Christmas carols are sung in Claremont, a suburb of Perth on the 09th of December this year. This event will have a full program which will include Christmas carols sung by the Symphony Orchestra of Perth, Santa putting in an appearance and also different entertainment activities for kids. And to get you motivated, there will be many different varieties of food available as well. Need to get into the spirit of Christmas this year? Head over to listen to these beautiful carols being sung.
The 140 Christmas market
The 140 Christmas market is a popular activity in the city when Christmas comes around. You can experience the wonder of the festive spirit when visiting the market while indulging in varieties of gourmet food, artisan fares as well as designer gifts for your family and friends. There will be many booths where you can be dazzled by the Christmas cheer which they offer including an Elfie booth, free eggnog, gift wrapping services and many more creative stalls. By visiting this market, you can buy everything you will need during the festive season and it will also help you get into the spirit of Christmas cheer.
The New Year in Perth
The New Year is welcomed in style in Perth with the fireworks along popular places like the swan river, Rockingham, Rottnest Island, Mandurah and on the banks of the Cannington River as well as by hosting different events.
Cruise along the Swan River
You can even join in on a Captain Cook Cruise along the Swan River where you can enjoy the Perth skyline with the fireworks display as well as a drinks, buffet dinner and entertainment. The Crystal Swan cruise is another option for you looking to celebrate New Year’s even in Perth. This cruise will sail from Elizabeth Quay and will take 5 hours.
Perth is a wonderful city to spend this festive season in, and you shouldn’t think twice before coming over to enjoy your Christmas and New Year here in Perth.