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BBQ in the Vines with Lion Mill Vineyards & Coral Coast Beef

Sunday 1 November
A unique opportunity to join Ken from Coral Coast Beef and Patrick from Lion Mill Vineyards as you sip, swirl and chew your way through Perth Royal Show award winner Coral Coast Beef and Perth Hills Wine Show award winning Lion Mill wine. 

Event starts at 12 noon. Bus transfer (min. 4 people) can be arranged. Limited tickets available. Lion Mill Vineyards, 700 Lion Street, Mount Helena. For more information see event on Facebook here.

Xavier Rudd in concert (note venue change)

Sunday 1 November
In light of the Government's recent announcement regarding the extension of Phase 4 restrictions, unfortunately there has been a last minute venue change and this event will now be held at Red Hill Auditorium. For more information, or to purchase tickets visit the website here

The Lounge at Amaroo Retreat & Spa

Celebrate the Melbourne Cup in style at Amaroo Retreat this year. Great food, delicious drinks and an even better location! Book your table as soon as possible so you don’t miss out! More here.

The Parkerville Tavern

Why not kick up your hooves at The Parkerville Tavern this Melbourne Cup day? You will be treated to a drink on arrival, followed by a delicious three course long table lunch, a free mystery bet, sweeps and prizes for best dressed, plus there's live music in the beer garden from 2pm. View Facebook event here for more info.

Mount Helena Tavern

The good folk at Mount Helena Tavern invite you to join them to celebrate Melbourne Cup day with a three course lunch for $70. Complimentary glass of bubbly, sweep, prizes for best dressed, best hat and best race horse impersonation. Doors open 10.30am. Find out more here.

The Chidlow Tavern

The Chidlow Tavern is a great spot to relax and soak up all the live action of the race that stops the nation.

Lunch table bookings are available from 11am. 
The Chidlow Tavern, 4 Thomas Street, Chidlow.  Tel: 9572 4154

The Mundaring Hotel

Place your bets in the TAB as early as 9am.  Enjoy a la carte dining served in the restaurant, or choose the "hands-on" menu if you prefer to watch the action from the bar or beer garden.  There will be sweeps, mystery bets, prizes and live music. FREE take-home bus service (within a 10km radius of the pub). More here.

Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 November
This year's Darlington Arts Festival is going ahead this year in a pared back form. This fantastic free event is great for all ages, with live music and entertainment, artisan markets, providore food vendors, a wine tent and a variety of children's workshops and activities. This event runs Saturday 10am-9pm and Sunday 10am-8pm. Keep an eye on the festival's Facebook page to check out what this year's festival has in store!

Pilates Hiking Experience with Off The Beaten Track

Sunday 8 November
Join Off The Beaten Track WA on this 7km hike along the Bibbulmun Track through Beelu National Park, stopping to admire the gorgeous scenery along the way, returning to Golden View Lookout for a Pilates session followed by a nutritious morning tea - complete with valley views! 7:30am–11:30am. Find out more here.

Rotary Mundaring Sunday Markets - moves to Sculpture Park

Sunday 8 November
This month the markets will be re-locating to Mundaring Sculpture Park to take advantage of the shady trees and grassed areas as the weather starts to heat up.  A great range of stalls, including seasonal fruit & veg, jewellery, scarves, bags, clothes, craft items, garden ornaments, plants, soaps, honey, chutneys and preserves. Snap up a bargain, then enjoy a bite to eat at the Mundaring Hotel, just a few steps away. Markets open 9am-2pm, Nichol Street, Mundaring. View Facebook event here.

Juniper Galleries - Current Exhibition - A View from Here

Through to Saturday 22 November
WA artist Peter Barker is a Black Swan finalist.  Peter has held several solo exhibitions both here and in Malta and trained in Italy and Norway. He brings a distinctly European aesthetic to the gallery.  

Peter's thought-provoking new solo exhibition A View from Here draws on his classical training and explores both landscape and narrative ideas.​ For information on this current exhibition, or upcoming events, visit the website here.

Juniper Galleries is open weekends 10am-5pm. 41a Dalry Road, Darlington 

Marloo Theatre proudly presents Wife after Death

Opening Night Friday 13 November
There are only a few tickets left for the current production which tells the story of comedian and national treasure, Dave Thursby who has died.  On the day of his funeral, friends and colleagues gather beside his coffin to pay their last respects, but a series of revelations end with the guests wondering if they ever knew the real Dave. More information and tickets here. Marloo Theatre, 20 Marloo Road, Greenmount

Short Street Kitchen - Vegan Cheesemaking Introductory Workshop

Saturday 14 November
This introductory workshop is all about learning how to make dairy free cheese from scratch using whole foods. Sample everything as you go, but save room for a nourishing brunch after a walk around the gardens and orchards.
Note this is an introductory class. It does not cover more advanced non-dairy cheese making techniques. Workshop runs 12.30pm-4.30pm. Find out more here.

Vintage and Handmade Markets - Glen Forrest

Sunday 15 November
These special markets will be a part of the celebrations marking the 90th year of the Glen Forrest Sports Club. 

There will be vintage stalls, antique jewellery, pottery and woodwork, food trucks and music, antiques, rustic furniture, second hand stalls and a range of home-made tasty treats!

Keep an eye on Facebook for more event information. 9.30am-3pm. Glen Forrest Sports Club, McGlew Road, Glen Forrest

The Hike Collective - John Forrest Heritage Trail Guided Hike

Sunday 15 November
Immerse yourself into the historical highlights of the Heritage Trail on this 10km journey back in time. Enjoy magnificent views to the city, learn the secret history of the railway, ‘fairy villages’, and ‘swimming pool’ of the early 1900’s. Reflect on your hike over a pint, glass of wine or soft drink at the historic “Parky” Tavern. 8.30am start. Duration approx 2-3 hrs. More here

Kookaburra Cinema - New season opening

Friday 20 November
It's that time of the year again! Time to grab your picnic basket and blanket and head out to the Kookaburra Cinema for an evening of great entertainment under the stars. Season openers:-
Fri 20 The Secret Garden (PG)
Sat 21 An American Pickle (PG)
Sun 22: Hope Gap (M) 
Fri 27: Bellbird (M)
Sat 28: Lucky Grandma (M)
Sun 29: Mr Jones (MA15+)
Tea, coffee & soft drinks, Choc Tops and confectionery available from the kiosk, or purchase a bite from the on-site food van (new this season). Gates open 6.30pm, show starts 7.45pm. Cost $15 adults, children $10. Program details here. T: 9295 6190

Mundaring Arts Centre - New Exhibition

Opening 7 November through to Sunday 20 December 
Gallery 1 & 2 -  Tied up with String
Western Australian artists have been challenged to think inside the box and create small, intimate, covetable artworks contained within identical wooden boxes. In the hands of artists, rules and isolation are not a restriction, but a chance to explore new horizons.
With Christmas looming, this is also an opportunity to browse the shop and view the range of beautiful, locally made pieces. Visit website for more information here. Open Tues to Fri 10am-5pm, Sat and Sun 11am-3pm. Closed Mon and public holidays. T: 9295 3991

Street Fest at The Parkerville Tavern

Saturday 21 November
Join The Parkerville Tavern for its first ever 'Parky Street Fest', where a selection of food trucks will be parked at The Parky to serve you some food-truck-goodness! To add to the excitement of the evening, These Galahs will be hitting the outdoor stage at 7pm. Bring your family, friends and your dancing shoes. From 5pm View Facebook T: 9295 4500

Perth Hills Mountain Bike Tours

Enjoy a guided eMountain biking experience from the people who know the Perth Hills area the best (locals) on one of the best pedal-assisted eBikes on the market, Giant E-bike. Trained guides will show you some of the most picturesque views the Perth Hills has to offer. Learn about local history and discover the beauty of the Australian Bush on one of these eBike adventures suited to all ages and skill levels. More info here.

Chidlow Hall - Twilight Market

Saturday 21 November
Browse the beautiful range of local crafts, artworks, giftware, skincare, homemade preserves and baked goodies, plus locally grown fruit and veg, plants and more!  When you have finished scouting the stalls, hop over the road for a bite to eat and check out the amazing railway memorabilia at the historic Chidlow Tavern. 4pm-8pm, Chidlow Hall, Old Northam Road, Chidlow. View event on Facebook.

2020 Lake Lash Dash at Lake Leschenaultia

Sunday 29 November  
Gather the girls for this amazing LADIES ONLY event - The Lake Lash DashRun, walk or even push a pram! The course takes you on a stunning 3km loop around Lake Leschenaultia. With your rego you'll get bubbly (at the finish line), chocolates and other surprises along the course, plus a one-of-a-kind finisher medal and special reusable race bib. Event starts 8am. Ticket info. here

Mount Helena Tavern & Restaurant

Known locally as The Mounties, the historic Mount Helena Tavern was brought to life in 1902. This Australiana-style pub has a picturesque beer garden with winter creek and there's open fires to keep you warm and cosy in the cooler months.

The kitchen is open 7 days a week from 11am for lunch and dinner (with some great daily specials). Visit website here to find out more. 900 Keane St, Mount Helena. T: 9572 2121

Dining at The Lounge Amaroo Retreat

The Lounge at Amaroo Retreat is a venue with sophistication, friendliness and comfort. With a small, but delicious menu, there's something for all taste buds. All produce is locally sourced, meaning the quality and freshness is always at an exceptionally high standard.
Dinner service is available Fri and Sat 5.30pm–7pm and 7.30pm-9pm. Lunch is available Sundays 12pm–2pm and 2.30pm-4.30pm.  1200 Alison Street, Mount Helena Tel 6244 4800

Life's Better at The Parkerville Tavern

The Parkerville Tavern is a lovely heritage venue in the heart of Perth Hills. Steeped in history, this double-storey federation style pub has an extensive menu, 10 beers and cider on tap and locally produced wines. With arguably one of Perth's best beer gardens, the beautifully restored “Parky” is ideal for families plus there's a great line up of live music on Fridays from 6pm, Saturdays from 7pm and the Sunday Session 3pm. Keep an eye on Facebook to find out what's on. 6-18 Owen Rd, Parkerville. T: 9295 4500

Mundaring Weir Hotel - Sunday Sessions

The iconic Mundaring Weir Hotel provides the perfect laid-back atmosphere for a Sunday chill out with the family. There's a playground, table tennis and basketball hoops, so you can relax knowing the kids are happy and amused.  Live music from one of three resident folk bands, together with the spectacular backdrop of Beelu National Park makes this an extra special way to spend a Sunday in the Perth Hills. Mundaring Weir Precinct. Tel: 9295 1106 or visit website

The Mundaring Hotel - Heart of the Hills since 1899

The Mundaring Hotel is a family-friendly restaurant, bar and beer garden located in the heart of Mundaring. The hotel offers an extensive A La Carte Menu with top quality pub favourites as well as exquisite dishes from The Daily Specials Board, tapas bites and kids meals. Check out the menus here. Courtesy bus Fridays &  Saturdays from 6pm-midnight. LIVE MUSIC on Friday 7.30pm-10.30pm and Sunday 3pm-6pm. Visit them on Facebook page. Cnr Nichol/Jacoby St, Mundaring.  T: 9295 1006

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Mundaring Visitor Centre is proudly a Shire of Mundaring managed facility.

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