The top events to attend in Perth this October!

  • October Events Perth Western Australia
8th Oct 2018

We are still struggling to believe its October… It’s like we’ve blinked our eyes and 2018 is nearly over! Scary isn’t it...  

On another note, now that the weather is finally starting to heat up, so are the events. Check out our top events we have choosen for you to attend in Perth, Western Australia this October. We have kid’s events & adult events to keep the whole family entertained.

Wildlife Zoo at Fremantle Markets 

Date: Every Friday in October
Location: Fremantle Markets - South Terrace &, Henderson St, Fremantle WA 6160

One of Perth’s leading wildlife petting zoos comes alive every Friday at 12:00pm at the iconic Fremantle Markets. The petting zoo offers a rare opportunity to get close with native Australian animals including koalas, snakes & dingoes.

Elmar's Oktoberfest 2018 

Date: Saturday October 13th
Location: Elmar's in the Valley - 8731 West Swan Road, Henley Brook WA 6055

How does a day of live music, beer and outdoor fun sound to you? Elmar’s in the Valley Oktoberfest gives you the chance to sit back, relax, and enjoy Germany’s well known festival right here in the Swan Valley.

Click here to purchase tickets online. 

Mother Clucka Fried Chicken Festival

Date: October 14, 11am to 10pm
Location: Badlands Bar, 1/3 Aberdeen St, Northbridge 

Don’t miss out on being part of Perth’s first fried chicken battle. Six dealers, one day and only one crowned champion. Get down to Badlands Bar in Northbridge and enjoy $2 fried chicken whilst casting your vote on the best chicken battler in Perth. Apparently it’s meant to be epic. 

UnWined Subiaco Festival

Date: October 27 & 28, 11:30am to 5:30pm
Location: Markets Square, Subiaco

The fantastic UnWined Subiaco brings the best of West Australia’s wine, craft beer, cider and spirits into one place. With over 70 businesses from all over WA attending & showcasing their product, you'll have the chance to chat face to face with the winemakers and most importantly, taste test their goods. You can also snack on local produce alongside those many bevies.

You can buy tickets to the UnWined Subiaco Festival online here.


If you need some accommodation in October, don’t forget to check out Cottesloe Beach House Stays short term accommodation throughout Cottesloe and the surrounding suburbs. We have everything from 1 bedroom executive apartments through to 5 bedroom comfortable family houses. Oh and pet friendly accommodation! You don’t want to leave you furry love one behind when you go on a holiday, right!?

Call us on +61 8 9286 2641 or email at for more information.