- 21/03/2017 12:00:00 AMPerth Arena hosts first gala ball
Perth Arena hosted its first gala ball in the main arena when unseasonal weather forced a change of venue for the 2017 Variety Ball in February.
- 13/03/2017 12:00:00 AMMaking A Difference
The unique fundraising activities supporting Community Partner Breast Cancer Care WA have already begun to make a huge difference to the lives of many Western Australian women and their families.
- 13/03/2017 12:00:00 AMThe Time Has Come
The wait is over Perth! The legendary Midnight Oil will play Perth Arena on Saturday 28th October. Set to bring things back to where they all began, this is one special tour that is not to be missed!
- 10/02/2017 12:00:00 AMPeople Get Ready
Everyone will be dancing in their seats and singing along to the ultimate playlist when Human Nature hit Perth Arena for a two hour stage spectacular this Saturday 18th February!
- 31/01/2017 12:00:00 AMHopman Cup 2017
The ITF’s official mixed doubles tournament the Hopman Cup at Perth Arena smashed tennis records for Western Australia.
- 1/12/2016 12:00:00 AMPerth Loves Bruce
Last in Perth in 2014 for three sold out shows, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band are back and set to do it all again! Kicking things off with shows on Sunday 22, Wednesday 25 and Friday 27 January 2017 at Perth Arena.
- 1/12/2016 12:00:00 AMHans Zimmer Revealed
Experience the sounds of Gladiator, Inception, Pirates of the Caribbean and many more when Grammy, Golden Globe, Tony Award and Academy Award-winning composer Hans Zimmer heads to Perth Arena on Wednesday 10 May 2017 for the must-see concert event ‘Hans Zimmer Revealed’.
- 4/11/2016 12:00:00 AMNew Home For Fever
Perth Arena has become West Coast Fever’s new official home venue with the team announcing an official partnership with the City of Perth for the inaugural season of the National Netball League in 2017. For the first time, the majority of home games will be played in the city.
- 4/11/2016 12:00:00 AMSeinfelds First Time To Perth
Comedy master and entertainment icon Jerry Seinfeld has just announced he will be touring Australia in 2017! Kicking off at Perth Arena on Friday 4 August, Seinfeld will be performing a live stand-up show filled with his trademark humour, wit and sharp observations about day-to-day life.
- 4/11/2016 12:00:00 AMGolden Ticket Raises $71710
Thank you to everyone who supported the 2016 Perth Arena Golden Ticket. This year’s raffle has raised $71,710 with all proceeds supporting Perth Arena Community Partner, Breast Cancer Care WA.
- 10/10/2016 12:00:00 AMOff To A Roaring Start
The Perth Wildcats first home game of their championship defence went off with a bang at Perth Arena on Saturday. The NBL’s most successful club unveiled its 2015/16 championship banner in front of 12,701 fans, before thrilling the Red Army with a nail-biting come-from-behind overtime win.
- 10/10/2016 12:00:00 AMHopman Teams Announced
Australian wonder duo and defending champions Nick Kyrgios and Daria Gavrilova are returning to Perth and will join Swiss superstar and 17-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer and Belinda Bencic for the 29th staging of the Hopman Cup from 1 to 7 January 2017.
- 31/08/2016 12:00:00 AMAmys Humour
Don’t miss the award-winning, unstoppable force that is stand-up comedian, actress, writer, producer and director Amy Schumer when she brings her own brand of comedy to Perth Arena on Saturday 10 December 2016.
- 31/08/2016 12:00:00 AMFinal Tour for Tenor
Celebrate A Life in Music when the ‘little brother’ of the iconic Three Tenors, José Carreras reflects on his extraordinary career with a stunning show at Perth Arena on Wednesday 22 February 2017. Mr Carreras will be joined on stage by the West Australian Symphony Orchestra.
- 19/08/2016 12:00:00 AMOne Big Voice at Perth Arena
Earlier this month, Perth Arena set the stage for Australia’s largest children’s choir festival, One Big Voice.
- 29/07/2016 12:00:00 AMLaughs And Magic
Have you ever wondered what would happen when a comedian tries out a magic trick on a magician? Well wonder no more! Watch as Michael McIntyre performs a card trick for Dynamo!
- 3/08/2016 12:00:00 AMFrom Vegas To Perth
The wait is over! Human Nature are bringing their highly anticipated, brand new production ‘The Ultimate Jukebox Tour’ to Perth Arena, Saturday 18 February 2017. Get ready for an unforgettable journey through 60 years of music and the 26 year career of Human Nature.
- 21/07/2016 12:00:00 AMRoger Federer to start season at Hopman Cup
Seventeen-time Grand Slam champion and one of the world’s greatest tennis players, Roger Federer, will start the 2017 season at the Hopman Cup.
- 6/07/2016 12:00:00 AMThis Unruly Mess
With an atmospheric production that includes everything from dynamic visuals, costume changes, dancers and an ensemble band of brass, string and percussion sections, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis’ This Unruly Mess I’ve Made world tour is one not to be missed this winter.
- 6/07/2016 12:00:00 AMFlumes Skin
Before Flume’s world tour hits Perth Arena on Friday 25 November, check out the album both fans and critics alike are praising - Skin.
- 6/07/2016 12:00:00 AMLearn To Bstreetsmart
Last week, Perth Arena Founding Partner RAC hosted the RAC bstreetsmart event at Perth Arena during Country Week. The event saw students from WA’s rural and regional high schools witness first-hand the consequences of distracted driving and the impact of road trauma.
- 1/06/2016 12:00:00 AMComic Timing For Perth
Love to laugh? Don’t miss your chance to see two of the biggest names in comedy when Trevor Noah and Michael McIntyre head to Perth Arena later this year.
- 1/06/2016 12:00:00 AMAnna and Elsa Skate Into Perth Arena
Looking for something to do this long weekend with the family? Join Anna, Elsa and an enchanting mix of royalty from across the kingdom when Disney On Ice presents Magical Ice Festival skates into Perth Arena from Thursday!
- 19/05/2016 12:00:00 AMAEG VENUES CELEBRATE EARTH MONTH
During April, AEG affiliated venues and teams celebrated Earth Month by raising environmental awareness and giving back to their communities.
- 6/05/2016 12:00:00 AMReview: Iron Maiden
They are here! Iron Maiden have landed in Australia for their Book of Soul’s World Tour 2016 and are ready to head to Perth next week for their Saturday 14 May show at Perth Arena.
- 6/05/2016 12:00:00 AMJohn Scott To Captain Team USA
One of Ice Hockey’s biggest cult heroes, John Scott will be heading to Australia to captain USA in the 2016 Wayne Gretzky Ice Hockey Classic, skating into Perth Arena on Saturday 18 June.
- 6/05/2016 12:00:00 AM2016 Red Shield Appeal Launch
Perth Arena Community Partner The Salvation Army have this week launched their 2016 Red Shield Appeal with a breakfast hosted at Perth Arena.
- 6/04/2016 12:00:00 AMEd Force One Is On Its Way
Next month Iron Maiden, their crew and equipment will arrive in Australia on Ed Force One, an enormous Boeing 747-400 jumbo jet piloted by Vocalist Bruce Dickinson! Iron Maiden are set to play Perth Arena on Saturday 14 May as part of their Book of Souls World Tour.
- 6/04/2016 12:00:00 AMPlayer Profile: Nat Medhurst
Named West Coast Fever’s Most Valuable Player in 2015, Nat Medhurst is one of the ANZ Championship’s most decorated players and will undoubtedly play a major role once again this year. Join Nat and West Coast Fever when they take on the Melbourne Vixens and Central Pulse at Perth Arena!
- 6/04/2016 12:00:00 AMThe Beginning To The End
It’s the beginning of the end. The band, who are recognised as creating heavy metal music, have embarked on their final world tour. Black Sabbath – Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler will close the final chapter of the Black Sabbath story, playing Perth Arena on Friday 15 April 2016.
- 24/03/2016 12:00:00 AMLights Out For Earth Hour
It was lights out at Perth Arena last Saturday 19 March, when the Arena joined millions of people and organisations around the world in switching off for WWF’s Earth Hour.
- 8/03/2016 12:00:00 AMChill Out With Ice Age Live
Looking for something to do these school holidays? Chill out with Manny, Diego, Sid, Scrat and many more when Ice Age Live! A Mammoth Adventure freezes Perth Arena from 22-24 April!
- 8/03/2016 12:00:00 AMFever Secure Second Perth Arena Game
West Coast Fever has announced a second Perth Arena fixture for the upcoming ANZ Championship season.
- 9/02/2016 12:00:00 AMWildcats Locked Into Finals
The Perth Wildcats have locked in an incredible 30th-consecutive NBL Finals appearance, with home playoff games to be held at Perth Arena.
- 9/02/2016 12:00:00 AMRAC MEMBERS HAVE THE CHANCE TO WIN A BMW i3
To celebrate the launch of the Australian-first RAC Electric Highway®, Perth Arena Founding Partner RAC is giving their members the chance to win a BMW i3 electric vehicle.
- 4/12/2015 12:00:00 AMBroadway to Oz
Hugh Jackman’s Broadway to Oz tour has begun to rave reviews. Join Hugh and an ensemble of 150 musicians, dancers and singers for this once in a lifetime, dazzling production that’s hitting Perth Arena on 15 and 16 December.
- 4/12/2015 12:00:00 AMBeacon Glows Purple
The Perth Arena beacon glowed purple in October in support of Community Partner Breast Cancer Care WA and Breast Cancer awareness month. The beacon also marked 3 days to the International Netball game where the charity held a fundraising collection.
- 13/11/2015 12:00:00 AMArena Pulls Crowds from Interstate and Overseas
Tourism research released to coincide with the third anniversary of Perth Arena’s opening shows 278,000 people have visited Perth for the purpose of attending an event at the venue.
- 30/10/2015 12:00:00 AMEntertainment set to sizzle this summer at VenuesWest
For an entertainment line-up that will really turn up the heat, look no further than VenuesWest. Sporting and entertainment venues across Perth will be filled with fans cheering on their team or screaming for their favourite artist.
- 30/10/2015 12:00:00 AMDiamonds to shine bright against Silver Ferns
Reigning netball world champions the Australian Diamonds will take on New Zealand Silver Ferns in the deciding match of the Constellation Cup at Perth Arena tonight.
- 4/06/2015 12:00:00 AMHopman Cup 2016 New Players Announced
World No.1 Serena Williams, world No.9 Lucie Safarova and Nick Kyrgios are heading to Perth for Hopman Cup 2016. They join world No.2 Andy Murray, French superstar Gael Monfils and Australia Gold’s Lleyton Hewitt and Casey Dellacqua, as some of the biggest names in tennis are set to battle it out for their country when the event gets underway from 3 to 9 January at Perth Arena.
- 4/06/2015 12:00:00 AMMurray and Hewitt at Hopman Cup 2016
Hopman Cup 2016 is shaping up to be one of the best in the event's 28-year history with World No.3 Andy Murray and former world No.1 Lleyton Hewitt returning to Western Australia for the tournament, held at Perth Arena from 3 to 9 January 2016.
- 4/06/2015 12:00:00 AMWildcats Ready for 2015 16 Season
The Perth Wildcats are ready to contend for their seventh championship with an exciting team unveiled for the 2015/16 NBL season. New players Nate Jawai, Casey Prather and Jarrod Kenny will join familiar Wildcats faces for an unmissable season.
- 4/06/2015 12:00:00 AMPerth Arena racks up more records
Since opening in November 2012, Perth Arena has exceeded all expectations and continues to over perform in relation to its size and the population of Perth. The last twelve months have been the best yet, smashing attendance records for the venue.
- 4/06/2015 12:00:00 AMCommunity Partners Announced
Perth Arena is proud to announce that Radio Lollipop and Breast Cancer Care WA have been selected as the Perth Arena Community Partners for the next two years. Both charity partners will have access to unique benefits that assist them in raising awareness and delivering their key fundraising activities.
- 4/06/2015 12:00:00 AMExperience The Spider
Perth will be the first city in Australia to experience the new KISS stage production called ‘The Spider’. Unveiled in Stockholm, Sweden, the stage will make its first appearance down under at Perth Arena on Saturday 3 October.
- 4/06/2015 12:00:00 AMPerth Arena Ranked Number One
Perth Arena continues to shine on the world stage after being announced as the number one Australian venue by music industry publication, Pollstar. The magazine has ranked Perth Arena ahead of any other venue in the Asia-Pacific region and 25th worldwide.
- 4/06/2015 12:00:00 AMWildcats Fixtures Announced
Get ready for a thrilling season of NBL with the release of the 2015/2016 Perth Wildcats fixtures. Be there when the Wildcats take on reigning champions the NZ Breakers in their first home game of the season on Friday 16 October.
- 4/06/2015 12:00:00 AMIntroducing the iiNet Social Post
Perth Arena founding partner iiNet has launched a new cutting edge permanent installation at the venue, the iiNet Social Post.
- 4/06/2015 12:00:00 AMVisit RAC for prizes and giveaways
Heading to Clarkson, Hammond and May Live? Make sure you visit RAC at the ground floor lounge and test your driving skills at the RAC mini remote control driving course.
- 4/06/2015 12:00:00 AMFourth of July Celebrations
Last Wednesday 1 July, Perth Arena had the pleasure of joining the U.S Consulate General Perth in their Fourth of July Celebrations. Hosted by Consul General Cynthia A. Griffin the reception celebrated the 239th Anniversary of the Independence of the United States.
- 4/06/2015 12:00:00 AMInside The Spiegeltent
It’s time to step inside the spiegeltent as The Backcourt at Perth Arena welcomes Spiegelworld’s Absinthe from 11 July. Performed in an antique 700-seat spiegeltent and inspired by the absinthe-drenched cabarets of late 19th century Europe, Absinthe is an adult-themed cocktail of circus, comedy, burlesque and vaudeville performed for a 21st century audience.
- 4/06/2015 12:00:00 AMRev Your Engines
Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May are set to transform Perth Arena into the ultimate indoor motoring spectacular. Join the biggest motoring presenters on the planet as they make their first live appearance as a trio in Australia on July 18 & 19.
- 4/06/2015 12:00:00 AMFree Face Painting For RAC Little Legends
Heading to Disney On Ice on Saturday 6 June? Join RAC Little Legends Club on the day and enjoy free face painting. RAC Little Legends Club is a fun, new road safety membership for children and it’s free to join!
- 8/05/2015 12:00:00 AM2015 Red Shield Appeal launched at Perth Arena
Patron of the Red Shield Appeal in WA and The Governor of Western Australia, Her Excellency Honourable Kerry Sanderson, AO, this week launched The Salvation Army’s 2015 Red Shield Appeal at a breakfast hosted at Perth Arena.
- 29/04/2015 12:00:00 AMPerth Arenas Venue Showcase
We were thrilled to welcome over 300 Perth professionals to see a different side of Perth Arena, when Lachy Reid hosted Perth Arena’s venue showcase in March.
- 29/04/2015 12:00:00 AMGet The Fever
After a record-breaking start to the 2015 ANZ Championship season, the undefeated West Coast Fever are heading to Perth Arena this month with matches on May 1 and May 30.
- 8/04/2015 12:00:00 AMDalai Lama Perth Public Talk
West Australians will have an amazing opportunity to hear one of the most respected and thoughtful figures of our time when His Holiness the Dalai Lama returns to Perth on Sunday June 14 to offer a single Public Talk.
- 8/04/2015 12:00:00 AMRAC bstreetsmart 2015
Held for the fourth time at Perth Arena, the annual RAC bstreetsmart event saw thousands of Year 10-12 students confronted with the shocking consequences of distracted driving through a crash scene re-enactment.
- 2/04/2015 12:00:00 AMPerth Arena Goes Dark
Last Saturday 28 March, Perth Arena joined millions of people and organisations worldwide in “going dark” for the World Wildlife Fund’s Earth Hour, an international event in support of the environment.
- 24/03/2015 12:00:00 AMDelta Announced as Special Guest
Delta Goodrem will be joining GRAMMY Award winning music superstar Ricky Martin as the very special guest on his One World Tour, playing Perth Arena on Friday 8 May 2015.
- 12/03/2015 12:00:00 AMMotley Crue The Final Tour
The classic line-up of Vince Neil, Tommy Lee, Nikki Sixx and Mick Mars are hitting Perth Arena on Saturday 23 May 2015 for their highly anticipated Final Tour.
- 12/03/2015 3:34:00 PMKylie Kiss Me Once Review
Ahead of Kylie’s Kiss Me Once Tour hitting Perth Arena this Saturday 14 March, we recruited Chris from the Perth Arena ticketing team to review Kylie’s latest album.
- 5/05/2015 3:34:00 PMRAC members WIN prizes at The Eagles
If you’re an RAC member, bring your membership card along to The Eagles concert for your chance to WIN one of 400 prizes!*
- 12/02/2015 3:34:00 PMAmerican Express Invites Lounge opens at Perth Arena
American Express Invites opens the door to unforgettable experiences. When you’re at a concert we want to make sure you have a great time, something you’ll talk about for months to come. With this in mind, we’ve created a distinctive lounge at Perth Arena for American Express Card Members. It’s designed for you and your guests to enjoy prior to the show, away from the busy crowds.
- 12/02/2015 3:34:00 PMDinos Day Out
A dinosaur from the upcoming Walking With Dinosaurs Arena Spectacular enjoyed a day out around Perth last week, visiting a school, Kings Park and a Perth Wildcats game!
- 12/02/2015 3:34:00 PMSuncorp Bank Lends a Hand
Six charities and community groups across Western Australian have been awarded exclusive access to fundraise at Suncorp Bank’s Corporate Suite at the Perth Arena, thanks to Suncorp Bank’s Lend a Hand Program.
- 5/09/2014 3:34:00 PMSalvation Army Christmas Appeal
This December, Perth Arena is supporting the Salvation Army’s annual Christmas Appeal, by collecting food items and toys for those in need. Donations have also been collected by Salvation Army volunteers at the Perth Wildcats vs Wollongong Hawks home game.
- 5/09/2014 3:34:00 PMExcellence in Catering
Perth Arena has once again been recognised for excellence in catering with an award win and a number of finalist nominations at the 2014 Australian Hotels Association (AHA) awards.
- 5/09/2014 3:34:00 PMPerth Arena Looking Back Looking Forward
A feature celebrating Perth Arena’s 2nd birthday with all the excitement so far and all to come. Published in The West Australian, November 21, 2014. Download PDF Below.
- 5/09/2014 3:34:00 PMPerth Arena Turns 2
Perth Arena, Western Australia’s most iconic venue is this week celebrating its second birthday.
- 5/09/2014 3:34:00 PMGolden Ticket Draw
FROM more than 11,000 entries in this year’s draw, Murray White’s ticket was drawn from the barrel this morning to become the Perth Arena Golden Ticket holder for 2015.
- 5/09/2014 3:34:00 PMIntroducing the Superfan Program
Join Perth Arena’s first team of Superfans; a dedicated panel of regular event-goers who will have their say on the Perth Arena experience.
- 3/02/2014 10:55:00 AMPerth Arena ranked among worlds best
Perth Arena has been ranked No. 22 in the world’s top 200 venues by respected live music industry magazine Pollstar, ahead of New York City’s Madison Square Garden and London’s Wembley Arena.
- 3/02/2014 10:55:00 AMEARLY ACCESS - AHEAD OF THE MAIN ARENA DOORS
Come down early to soak up the electric atmosphere in the Granite pre-show bar! Meet other Bruce fans, listen to live and local guitarist, enjoy an American style Hot Dogs.
- 3/02/2014 10:56:00 AMSnapped at Perth Arena thanks to Suncorp Bank
Suncorp Bank is getting ready to rock and roll out the red carpet in anticipation of Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band kicking off their Australian tour in Perth on 5 February.
- 7/01/2014 9:58:00 AMFrance Wins the Hopman Cup
World No.10 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga tuned up for the Australian Open in grand style by guiding France to the Hopman Cup title at Perth Arena.
- 19/12/2013 9:58:00 AMJerzy Janowicz withdraws from Hyundai Hopman Cup
Polish No.1 Jerzy Janowicz has been forced to withdraw from Hyundai Hopman Cup 2014 due to injury.
- 5/11/2013 11:50:00 AMBe Snapped At Perth Arena
Get Snapped at Perth Arena by Suncorp Bank and join the list to win two tickets to any upcoming event!
- 10/10/2013 5:19:00 PMHopman Cup 2014 Line-Up
Nine of the world’s top 20 players, including three top 10 players, are set to play Hyundai Hopman Cup 2014.
- 19/09/2013 5:20:00 PMWIN THE GOLDEN TICKET TO PERTH ARENA
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The most highly sought-after tickets in town could be yours for a whole year with a Golden Ticket to Perth Arena!
- 30/08/2013 4:04:00 PMAWARD WINNING VENUE
Perth Arena has attracted nine awards for design, construction and operation including WA’s Best Building in the ten months since the venue opened.
- 27/08/2013 5:08:00 PMSECOND BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN SHOW ADDED TO MEET DEMAND
Here's some great news for Perth Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band fans!
- 27/08/2013 4:50:00 PMStosur Tomic Radwanska and Janowicz coming to Perth
Australia’s top ranked players Sam Stosur and Bernard Tomic have today confirmed they will play at Hyundai Hopman Cup 2014.
- 1/08/2013 10:41:00 AMGenuine Rock Start Treatment at PINK
Paparazzi’s took over the Suncorp Bank Lounge during the sellout P!NK concerts, giving ticket holders a rare glimpse into the Rock Star world.
- 9/07/2013 10:38:00 AMTrain Shutdowns and car parking information for West Coast Eagles games
From Friday 12 July until last service Wednesday 17 July 2013, and from Wednesday 31 July until last service Sunday 4 August 2013 there will be major Train closures across the Transperth network.
- 28/06/2013 4:01:00 PMBe a Genuine Rock Star with Suncorp Bank
Congratulations to Celina Bates for winning the ‘Be treated like a VIP at Perth Arena’ competition thanks to Suncorp Bank.
- 28/06/2013 4:01:00 PMPINK Kickstarts her Australian Tour at Perth Arena
This week P!NK launched her ‘The Truth About Love’ Australian tour at Perth Arena, captivating audiences with her rocking vocals and a formidable catalogue of hits, all delivered with a kick-ass attitude and spectacular staging.
- 31/05/2013 4:31:00 PMINTERNATIONAL BASKETBALL AT PERTH ARENA FOR THE FIRST TIME
International basketball comes to Perth Arena for the first time as the new-look Australian Boomers take on China in the 2013 Sino-Australia Challenge on Friday 7 June.
- 31/05/2013 12:36:00 PMJESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR LAUNCHES IN PERTH THIS WEEKEND
The hugely successful modern UK arena adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Jesus Christ Superstar launches its Australian tour tonight in Perth following a week of rehearsals.
- 30/05/2013 10:17:00 AMiiNet Brings You Entertainment Upgraded
Perth Arena loves entertainment and iiNet brings you an awesome upgraded entertainment experience! Whether it’s finding your way around, sharing photos or browsing the ’net, iiNet is providing our patrons with a host of free tech-related facilities to ensure you have a great time while at Perth Arena.
- 24/04/2013 5:32:00 PMSix Months at Perth Arena
Western Australia’s iconic new venue has celebrated some significant milestones since opening its doors and the rest of the year looks just as packed full of world-class entertainment!
- 24/04/2013 5:32:00 PMPerth Arena opens the door for Ice Spectacular
Disney on Ice is heading to Perth in July for the first time in 13 years. In this new touring show audiences will go where imaginations soar and anything can happen if they just believe.
- 19/12/2012 2:04:00 PMPERTH ARENA WELCOMES THE HYUNDAI HOPMAN CUP
Perth Arena, Western Australia’s spectacular new home of entertainment, music and sport opened November 10, 2012 to a spectacular opening season of events.