Your Perth Summer Survival Guide

Welcome to your ultimate Perth Summer Survival Guide! We get it – coming back to work after a holiday can feel like a drag. Are you ready for a city escape? Perth’s got the remedy. It’s time to break the boredom and feed your soul this summer. Read on to discover all the unique experiences, mouth-watering eats, and good vibes Perth has to offer! Summer’s calling – will you answer?


Looking for summer activities that go beyond a trip to the beach? We’ve got you. Get ready to embrace the weird and wonderful! The 2024 Fringe Festival is set to kick off from January 19. This month-long extravaganza transforms the city into a stage for comedy, music, circus acts and more. Craving something more… competitive? Unleash your inner Lebowski at Strike Bowling at Forrest Chase. They’re offering you $10 off your next game with the code “SUMMERFUN”! This is the perfect opportunity to gather your crew and reclaim your weeknights. After your bowl, head over to B Lucky and Sons next door and test your luck on their range of arcade games. Here, you’ll find fun, good fortune and electric entertainment. You might even win a prize!


Our favourite summer trends are the ones that keep us cool and feeling fresh. This season, it’s all about loose 90’s fits, bouncy soft hair and barely-there makeup. Ready to up your style game? Head over to Levi’s for an iconic pair of 501® Original Shorts A.K.A jorts. Pair these with an oversized tee and a belt for an effortless grunge vibe, or go for a sweet baby doll tee for a 90’s twist.

Want to embrace your summer glow? Pop over to Mecca and chat with the makeup artists about recreating the latest look. From gorgeous eye shadow pallets to full coverage SPF and a silky-smooth foundation, Mecca has everything you need to shine this season.

The ultimate refresh awaits. Make your way upstairs to visit the team at House Of Earnest. Whether you’re looking for a cut and restyle or a well-deserved wash and blow dry. You and your hair will bounce out of the city.


Discover the flavours of the world and start your weekend out right! The Twilight Hawkers Market is in Forrest Place until March, so you have plenty of delicious Friday nights to look forward to. With so many stalls to explore, you can try something new each week.

When the craving strikes, don’t miss the mouth-watering delights at Betty’s Burgers right next to the markets. Thinking about an ice-cold thick shake? Or maybe you’re after a classic burger and sides. Betty’s Burgers have a full and exciting menu to refresh your senses and leave you satiated this summer.

Heading out? Grab a Sushi Sushi platter! Perfect for lunch meetings, picnics and after-work events. With so many delectable, freshly made options to choose from, the hardest part will be deciding what to include in your order!


What’s better than truly immersing yourself in all the city has to offer this summer, and then falling into a cloud of freshly made sheets and a perfect pillow!? Nothing.

Whether you want to sip on rooftop cocktails, indulge in room service, enjoy a romantic spa or soak in the stunning city views, you’ll find the perfect stay to match your style of getaway. Our top picks?

Splurge at COMO The Treasury (which has earned the highest rating)! Boasting the most luxurious style and facilities, incredible food choices and in an ideal location to springboard you into the city surroundings.

QT Perth is in the heart of our city with a well-known rooftop bar that is begging for a sunset sip or two! It’s an uber cool, designer, urban hotel that will have you feeling like you could almost be in Soho, NY.

If you’re a budgeting baddie for 2024, then Quay Perth has you covered. Fully renovated in a contemporary style, with incredible views over Elizabeth Quay, this hotel stay is full of surprises! The modern, industrial restaurant is the perfect spot for your brekky and caffeine fix overlooking the water.