What's on in Perth open air entertainment in and around Perth

What's on in Perth open air entertainment in and around Perth

One of the best things you can do on a warm summer night is head to one of Perth’s many outdoor cinemas for a dose of Buffy or an artsy foreign film. Each venue keeps upping the ante with festival-like venues, gourmet food and drink and live music.

Moonlight Cinema Perth   

Moonlight Cinemas are hosted on the lush lawns of the iconic Kings Park. Watch new releases and cult classics in this magical outdoor setting. Join the 2018/19 Perth Summer Season from 1st December to 31st  March. Some of the films that will be screened in March include Black Panther, Cold Pursuit, Mule, Destroyer, Ben is Back, Five Feet Apart.

Telethon Community Cinemas


We’re Perth’s community cinema group screening blockbuster films, classics and all your favorite movies throughout Perth’s Summer months. Run by over 500 volunteers, we proudly donate all profits to kids charities through Telethon. To date we’ve raised over $8.25 million for kids in a health or physical crisis. Daily gates Open at 6:30 pm while the Film Starts 7:45 pm. Some of the movies lined up for March include Green book, A start is Born, Dragon,On the Basis of Sex , Instant Family.

Outdoor Amphitheatre

The Amphitheatre is WAAPA’s only outdoor performance venue at Mount Lawley and as such can only be used during the dry months.

The Amphitheatre has 5 levels of tiered terraces to seat a total of 150 patrons. The main stage area is 8.5m x 8.6m. Additionally, the venue allows the opportunity to reconfigure the orientation of the performance area and audience seated areas, giving the user great flexibility.


Cherry Orchard will be shown from 15th -20th ,Romeo & Juliet as well as the Wonderful World of Discosia will be shown from 15th -21st while Defying Gravity Under the stars will be shown on 22nd March.

East Perth

American Express Open Air Cinemas

Located at Ozone Reserve in East Perth, will screen a range of films from comedies, action blockbusters, animation, cult classics etc from 7th  March until 14th April in Perth. Some of the films that will be screened are Green Book, On the basis of sex, Bohemian Raphsody, A star is Born, Favourite, Vice, Glass, Dragon, Aquaman and Mary Queen of scots.


Rooftop Movies

The producers of FRINGE WORLD Festival present an open-air cinema experience like no other, six levels above the ground in the centre of the city, complete with an exciting program. Tickets are now on sale for Rooftop Movies. The 2018/19 season will run until March 30, 2019. Rooftop Movies is Perth’s first rooftop cinema, located atop a multi-story carpark in Northbridge, Western Australia.

Luna Leederville

It is located at the top of Oxford Street cafe strip and it is Perth’s funkiest cinema and home to the legendary Room screenings.  New York Met Opera and National theatre Live screenings. They also host lots of Talking Picture events with our favorite directors and actors. In summer Luna extends outside with the licensed Luna Outdoor courtyard cinema.

Northbridge Piazza

Free outdoor screenings in the heart of bustling Northbridge, head to Northbridge Piazza for cultural gems like “Winona Wednesday”.

Mundaring Weir

Kookaburra Cinema

Hidden in the hills is one of Perth’s most magical outdoor cinemas, Kookaburra Cinema. With the state forest as a backdrop, it’s the perfect way to spend a night under the stars.

Rosemount Hotel

The Beasts (members of Beasts and Bourbon) will play on 15th and 16th   March. Tickets can be purchased through rosemounthotel.com.au website. The hotel is situated at Fitzgerald Street North Perth.