This Blog was started in October 2010.

When travelling it’s hard to know where the good stuff is in a city. Sure there’s event sites, Google searches and that recommendation from the drunk Irish girl you met in Slovenia but sometimes you just need a local to show you round.

This is what this blog is all about.

If you love Perth as much as we do you can get free tags sent out to you so you can tag Perth with love 😉 Click here for the blog post explaining how to get your tags and upload them onto our Fanpage.

It’s Perth* – specific.

* larger metro area included e.g. Fremantle, Joondalup, Midland and all the other suburbs I’ve left out

When Perth is mentioned in conversation some common responses are:

‘I almost made it there’

‘It was just out of my budget’

‘Is that near Sydney?’

SO, if you’ve realised Perth is not near Sydney, and worth checking out – we’d like you to know some of our favourite things 🙂

This is not an events blog OR a comprehensive listing of all-things-Perth. If you’d like links to some of these they are pasted below. Instead we hope this blog will slowly (because we’re fairly relaxed about deadlines here 😉 ) collect some of Perth-peoples favourite things so that you can find them too.

If something is listed here it doesn’t mean it’s the best or the only cafe/park/music night etc it just means that someone likes it, likes it a LOT. So you might too.

If you’d like to contribute and idea or article please contact perthiloveyou@gmail.com OR paste on the Facebook Fanpage.

Plus if you’re looking for something to do or want more information overload then there are some killer sites with loads of listings here:

We Love Perth – this must be one of the cutest and best websites for Perth, search for places/things in list or map form, and enjoy the top graphic layout that makes you want to hug your computer screen.

Enjoy Perth – events listing and blog

Sixthousand – alternative/underground events and things that are ‘hard to find’ in Perth

Secret Perth – Facebook listing that general public contribute to

Top Perth – a fanpage of eating/dining places in Perth

Freddy Ticketz – Win free tickets to Perth events (constant giveaways)

Seen and Heard – an events listings, photo galleries and interviews

Show Me Perth – a city-centric listing of events and things happening in Perth

Tourism WA – Tourism Site

Out in Perth – gay and lesbian new publication this fanpage has a lot of upcoming events

Things to do in Perth – a Facebook page that posts different things each week

OTHER event sites (you’ll find loads if you do a net-search for ‘events Perth’ or ‘whats on Perth’ etc)

I Spy Perth


Whatson Perth – Listing

Other Perth Blogs

Love Freo – a gorgeous blog about Perth’s sister Fremantle

Breakfast Club – reviews of breakfasts in Perth

Breakfast in Perth – reviews of breakfasts in Perth

Mr Sparrow – blog by cute homewares store in Subiaco

Beautiful Buildings Lost in Perth – a terribly sad, but wonderful, collection of beautiful buildings that have been knocked down in Perth

Cool Perth Nights – free mailing list of things and events happening in Perth

Pigeon Hole – blog by local independent store

Wangle the WA angle on what’s making news, life and style around the world


2 thoughts on “About

  1. I would recommend trying out cafe mueller, 12 William St, Midland.. it is one of my most favourite and quirky alternative cafes in Perth.. it is worth the trek! german cuisine, very cheap, hidden in someone’s house with a rather eccentric host.. fun!

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