Published: Saturday, 30 June 2018 09:31
Written by admin2
King Street Corner Pocket is shaping up to be Perth’s newest and hottest destination this Winter.
Choose you own adventure with over 40 shows, boasting 38 acts at 5 venues in a 3-night celebration of Perth jazz.
Venues in the King Street precinct include His Majesty’s Theatre, Kailis Jewellery, The Intercontinental Hotel, and The Sewing Room.
The Dress Circle Bar, situated corner King and Hay Streets on the first floor of the historic His Majesty’s Theatre, is a plush, licensed venue and one of your destinations for eclectic jazz in July.
Innovative and diverse jazz sounds, from multi-award winning musicians and rising stars of Perth’s jazz scene, will be presented in 30-40 minute sets by the Laura J Quartet, Will Chiew Quintet, WAAPA Jazz - Thom Freeman Quintet, Axolotl, Chris Musitano Quintet, Atlas State, Riffz 2000, Max Wickham Quintet and MFG.
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Published: Saturday, 02 June 2018 07:58
Written by Nita Teoh
What’s on in Perth over this WA Day long weekend?
It's here again - so get your walking shoes on and join a Jane’s Walk.
Inspired by Jane Jacobs, it is a free citizen led walking event that is held around the same time each year in over 190 countries around the world.
Jane Jacobs was a famous urban activist whose book “The Death and Life of Great American Cities” challenged traditional urban planners of its time, and highlighted the key concepts of social capital, mixed primary uses, and “eyes on the street” in creating liveable cities.
As Jacobs remarked at the time:
“Cities have the capability of providing something for everybody, only because, and only when, they are created by everybody.”
This year, there will be 3 awesome citizen led Jane’s Walks around Perth – Northbridge, Victoria Park and Fremantle.
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