The historic heart of Perth.
A new inner city neighbourhood is here. Celebrating the iconic St George’s Cathedral, 19th Century heritage listed State Buildings and the new City of Perth Library, Cathedral Square is the historic heart of Perth. Cathedral Square is home to an annual program of events spanning arts, culture and entertainment, complimented by restaurants, bars and carefully curated retail stores. The precinct is a thriving and engaging hub, creating a vibrant destination for both the local community and visitors to our wonderful city centre. If you have any additional queries regarding Cathedral Square please email email@example.com.
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Friday reflections via Kim Bah Lee
The Cathedral Square Markets are just over a week away and we’ve got a huge line up in store! Immerse yourself in an array of creative offerings, vintage, vinyl and book vendors. Cozy up with a book in our reading corner, take part in kids workshops and explore our newly launched Postal Hall Book Exchange. Heritage tours of the precinct will also take place at 11am and 1pm. Discover the story of Cathedral Square on Sunday 3 July, 10am - 3pm.
The July edition of the Cathedral Square Markets sees the launch of the Postal Hall Book Exchange! The perfect school holiday activity, kids are invited to bring down a pre-loved book and swap it for a new one at the markets on Sunday 3 July and enjoy their new read at our cozy reading corner.
As part of #NAIDOCWeek 2016, Cathedral Square is hosting a special free event in celebration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, cultures and communities. ICEA foundation will facilitate an afternoon of activities on Sunday 3 July from 12pm - 4pm featuring bush tucker tastings, didgeridoo workshops, collective community art and more! Visit our website for the full program.
Happy #InternationalYogaDay! Throwback to January when we welcomed in the year with vinyasa on the lawn with COMO Shambhala Urban Escape.
Don’t let winter weather spoil your fitness regime. Cathedral Square free fitness classes run every Thursday at 12.30pm starting June 30. Bookings essential via firstname.lastname@example.org
Cathedral Square is proud to have been part of the KickstART Festival 2016 as part of National Youth Week. Check out the video below and see if you can spot some activities taking place at Cathedral Square!
A stunning perspective of Cathedral Square Image via IG @wolfandlambert
This winter the #StateBuildings are lighting the fires, striking up live music and offering a warm welcome to all with a very merry #ToastToWinter. The season is all about hearty fare, hero seasonal produce, fireside Q&A’s, meet the maker sessions and winter wellness workshops. Rug up and raise a toast!
The City of Perth Library is home to Perth's largest living green wall. Made up of 41 species and 3450 plants, the hydroponic wall contains no soils or particles that age or move enabling ecological sustainability. Keep an eye out for it on your next visit to the precinct! Image via IG @vibrantdreams
Are you as sad as we are that the jazz festival is over? Re-live the mind-blowing weekend of jazz in our city through the eyes of five talented event photographers who captured the festival in all it's glory. For three nights only, upstairs at The Ellington Jazz Club - Perth, join Angelyne Wolfe, Corey James Webb, Branko Petrovic, Nathan Bullivant and Tamlee Farah Troy-Pryde as they invite you into the world of performance photography. Make a night of it and book a table at the Ellington and enjoy the sounds of Brazilian Jazz with Victoria Newton on Tuesday 28th, A special Johnny Cash tribute with Monty Cotton on Wednesday 29th, or delve into the fabulous Cole Porter Songbook with Sarah Ramsey Quartet on Wednesday 30 June. You can book a ticket through the club, and peruse jazz captured in print upstairs throughout the night. The photo exhibition is Free Entry and tickets for the nights entertainment can be purchased through http://www.ellingtonjazz.com.au/ #PerthInternationalJazzFestival #jazziscool #photography #perth #events #theellingtonjazzclub #perthphotographers #exhibition City of PerthPerth City Brookfield Place Perth Cathedral SquareSt George's Cathedral, Perth Northbridge Piazza Perth Cultural Centre
The sun sets on another week in Cathedral Square... Image via City of Perth
Start the day right with a warming coffee from Saint Larry Cafe... Image via Saint Larry Cafe
Tomorrow is Rhyme Time at the City of Perth Library! From 10.30am, children up to 2 years can enjoy half an hour of songs, rhymes, stories and fun. For more information contact email@example.com
What do you get when an Australian woman, Irish woman and Welsh woman walk into a bar? A chocolate and whisky pairing night! Join Sue Lewis Chocolatier and The Whisky Word for an exclusive evening of fine chocolate and whisky at Halford Bar on Tuesday 28 June from 6pm. Tickets are $75 via http://bit.ly/ChocolateWhisky28June #ToastToWinter
St George's Cathedral will hold a special vigil for the victims of the recent attacks in Orlando. Tonight at 5.30pm prayers will be said and candles will be lit for the victims and their families. All welcome. #PrayForOrlando #LoveWins
Negroni Week wraps up today, what better way to spend your Sunday evening. Drink in hand, enjoying a decadent crayfish brioche toastie. Love this little article by Cathedral Square. Thank you to everyone who showed their support to Ruah. We are thrilled to be supporting such a fantastic cause.
Throwback to last Saturday when our beautiful Cathedral Square precinct came alive with the sounds of the Perth International Jazz Festival! Image via Perth International Jazz Festival
It's the weekend, you made it! It's also #NegroniWeek and we're celebrating with a short history lesson on the origins of the #Negroni before heading straight to the bar...
Looking for some indulgence on this cold Friday morning? These Raspberry White Choc Friands from our friends at Saint Larry Cafe will do just the trick! Open til 4pm today. Image via Saint Larry Cafe
A great takeaway lunch option coming to Cathedral Square! Long Chim Perth tuckshop opens next week.
They might still be in high school but the Hale Jazz Orchestra's performance was of the highest standard; and according to how the audience responded, it was most enjoyable and impressive. We think they should be renamed the "Hell's Cool Jazz Orchestra" - as one listener remarked, "I later realised he had actually said "Hale School" but no matter..." #PerthJazzFestival #jazzinthecity #jazziscool #HaleSchool #HaleMusic Cathedral SquareHale School City of Perth Perth City
The striking, billowing white sculpture that stands before St George's Cathedral is known as Ascalon. An abstract interpretation of the legend of St George and the dragon, the sculpture depicts the triumph of good over evil with its name taken from the name of St George’s lance in medieval romances. Read more: https://goo.gl/5mBYlz
#NegroniWeek is in full swing at the Cathedral Square precinct with our State Buildings venues participating to support Bowel Cancer Australia. Enjoy a Negroni at Long Chim Perth, COMO The Treasury, Petition, Wildflower or Halford Bar this week and help us make a difference.