What's on

Ordinary Meeting of the Council, 23 September 2019
Forget-Me-Not Memory Cafe.

Forget-Me-Not Memory Cafe.

FRI 27 SEP 2019 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
(Multiple Dates between Fri 27 Sep 2019 - Fri 27 Dec 2019)


Grannies Home Kitchen, Avon Terrace York

Next event is Monday 22 July. From August 2019 the event will be held on the fourth Friday of every month.

Imperial Balcony Bar

Imperial Balcony Bar

FRI 27 SEP 2019 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
(Multiple Dates between Fri 27 Sep 2019 - Sat 28 Sep 2019)


83 Avon Terrace, York

York Festival 2019 Imperial Homestead Program - Grand Opening & AFL Grand Final Imperial Balcony Bar

From Hooves to Highways: The Motor Car in Western Australia
The York Escape Maze

The York Escape Maze

yorkfestival.com.au/event/the-york-escape-maze/2019-09-28/

SAT 28 SEP 2019 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
(Multiple Dates between Sat 28 Sep 2019 - Sun 13 Oct 2019)


70 Avon Terrace, York (NEXTDOOR to Suites on Avon)

Upbeat Events and students from York District High School have been collaborating on this mash up of Maze/Escape Room/Ninja Warrior.  Open each weekend culminating with a series of Hip Hop songwriting workshops with MC Flewnt on

Spirit Chasers Exhibition

Spirit Chasers Exhibition

yorkfestival.com.au/

SAT 28 SEP 2019 - SUN 13 OCT 2019 10:00 AM


152 Avon Terrace, York

Enjoy this fabulous Exhibition at the renowned Gallery 152 located in the heart of York, WA. Open Daily 10am - 3pm at Gallery 152.  Entry is free.

Wara Art Presented by LiveLighter

Wara Art Presented by LiveLighter

yorkfestival.com.au/event/wara-art-comes-to-york/

SAT 28 SEP 2019 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
(Multiple Dates between Sat 28 Sep 2019 - Sun 13 Oct 2019)


Cnr South Street & Avon Terrace, York

If you’ve never heard of Wara Art, that is all about to change.  While some rural communities have their scarecrows, Japan and now York, WA has Wara Art – a spectacular example of a highly creative use of straw.

Old Sandalwood Yards, Tipperary School Museum & Archive Centre

Old Sandalwood Yards, Tipperary School Museum & Archive Centre

www.theyorksociety.com/

SAT 28 SEP 2019 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
(Multiple Dates between Sat 28 Sep 2019 - Sun 22 Dec 2019)


Cnr Avon Terrace & Ford Street, York

Old Sandalwood Yards, Tipperary School Museum & York Archive & Research Centre Open Guided tours through the Tipperary School will be 11am & 1pm. Entry to the Tipperary School and The York Society Photography Collection @ the

The York Festival 2019

The York Festival 2019

yorkfestival.com.au/

SAT 28 SEP 2019 - SUN 13 OCT 2019 10:00 AM


York, WA

The York Festival 2019 Program available here.HELP CREATE SPECTACULAR STRAW SCULPTURES – VOLUNTEER REGISTRATION OPEN!  If you have an enquiry about the festival please email hello@yorkfestival.com.au  For media enquiries please

Business Tips from the Richest Man in the Colony

Business Tips from the Richest Man in the Colony

yorkfestival.com.au/

SAT 28 SEP 2019 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
(Multiple Dates between Sat 28 Sep 2019 - Sat 12 Oct 2019)


152 Avon Terrace, York

How do the rich get so rich?  The early days of Western Australia saw John Henry Monger Snr go from having nothing to being the richest man in the colony in 30 years. Fund manager Rob Garton Smith takes a business perspective to analyse why

Walking Tour of Horrors

Walking Tour of Horrors

yorkfestival.com.au/

SAT 28 SEP 2019 4:00 PM - 5:50 PM
(Multiple Dates between Sat 28 Sep 2019 - Sat 12 Oct 2019)


152 Avon Terrace, York

“Take any building in York and someone has died there!”  So begins Rob Garton Smith’s popular Walking Tour of Horrors, which returns once only to the York Festival in 2019. This walking tour details murders, accidents,

York Medieval Banquet
York Medieval Fayre

York Medieval Fayre

www.yorkmedievalfayre.org.au/index.html

SUN 29 SEP 2019 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM


Avon Pioneer Park, Lowe Street, York

York Medieval Fayre Sunday 29th September 2019 - Gates open 9amJoin us for a great day out!Performances include;Warriors in Mock BattlesDance GroupsBlacksmith DisplayRe-enactmentsArchery and Weapon DisplaysLoads of Family-Friendly Kids Activities

Maker's Market

Maker's Market

yorkfestival.com.au/

SUN 29 SEP 2019 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
(Multiple Dates between Sun 29 Sep 2019 - Sun 13 Oct 2019)


Cnr South Street & Avon Terrace, York

The Maker’s Market has been a highlight of The York Festival’s program since we launched in 2014.  The markets will be held every Sunday during the festival – Sunday 29th September, Sunday 6th October & Sunday 13th

Find the Feature Race

Find the Feature Race

yorkfestival.com.au/

SUN 29 SEP 2019 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM


152 Avon Terrace, York

Find the Feature is a one hour race to match buildings in York to pictures of 60 architectural features and motifs from those buildings.

York Architecture Walk

York Architecture Walk

yorkfestival.com.au/

SUN 29 SEP 2019 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
(Multiple Dates between Sun 29 Sep 2019 - Sun 06 Oct 2019)


York Town Hall, 81 Avon Terrace (cnr Avon Terrace and Joaquina St)

Lucky York! So many fabulous buildings! All through the 19th century, everyone thought York would be the most important inland town and so they built to last and they built well. Western Australia’s most important early architects had a

Gallery Nights: Stories Through Song
Tour of York's Historic Public Clocks

Tour of York's Historic Public Clocks

yorkfestival.com.au/

MON 30 SEP 2019 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
(Multiple Dates between Mon 30 Sep 2019 - Sun 06 Oct 2019)


York Town Hall, 81 Avon Terrace (cnr Avon Terrace and Joaquina St)

Which of York’s clocks was known as The Clock That Never Works?The Clock that Won Three Times?The Clock that was Photoshopped?The Clock that went missing for over half a century …… but MAY have recently been found ? Join

Chris Gibbs - Imperial Homestead
Kids Line Dancing

Kids Line Dancing

TUE 01 OCT 2019 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
(Multiple Dates between Tue 01 Oct 2019 - Tue 05 Nov 2019)


Chalk the Walk

Chalk the Walk

yorkfestival.com.au/

THU 03 OCT 2019 - SUN 13 OCT 2019 10:00 AM


81 Avon Terrace, York (pavement near Town Hall)

Anton Pulverenti from Zest International will be working on the creation of some exciting 3D chalk pavement painting.

Kite Making Workshop

Kite Making Workshop

yorkfestival.com.au/

SAT 05 OCT 2019 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM


Peace Park, South Street, York (opposite Shire of York admin)

Join Michael Alvares of Kite Kinetics for a kite flying demonstration and kitemaking workshop. Michael developed his passion for kites as a child growing up in India, and after completing studies in graphic design, honed his skills in kite design

A Day In Japan

A Day In Japan

yorkfestival.com.au/

SAT 05 OCT 2019 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM


York Town Hall, 81 Avon Terrace (cnr Avon Terrace and Joaquina St)

A Day In Japan  York Town Hall Saturday 5 October, 10am - 4pm

The Last Straw
40 Year Old Pop Star

40 Year Old Pop Star

yorkfestival.com.au/event/40-year-old-pop-star/

SAT 05 OCT 2019 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM


York Palace Hotel, 145 Avon Terrace, York

This is a premier event being launched by comedian / wannabe popster Alli Butler ex-Sydney now Bruce Rock resident. Where else would a comedian launch a music career!! She has supported artists such as Bertie Blackman, Sarah McLeod, Paul Capsis and

Running of the Lambs

Running of the Lambs

yorkfestival.com.au/

SUN 06 OCT 2019 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM


Peace Park, Joaquina Street, York

Registration is open  for the hit event from the 2018 York Festival – The Running of the Lambs – a costumed obstacle adventure full of fun, frolics and guaranteed laughs. Starts with a fun warm up session and participants

Shearing Demonstrations - Imperial Homestead
York Film Society - Screening Nights

York Film Society - Screening Nights

www.facebook.com/yorkfilmsociety/

TUE 08 OCT 2019 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
(Multiple Dates between Tue 08 Oct 2019 - Tue 10 Dec 2019)


York Community Resource Centre, 89 Avon Terrace

The York Film Society screens a movie on the second Tuesday of each month (except for February) at 7.30pm at the Community Resource Centre in York.

Don Neander - Classical Guitar Recital
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