WestCycle, in partnership with Town Teams Movement, is proud to bring you the Department of Transport’s 2022 Open Streets event series over the weekend of March 25-27. Open Streets is a celebration of active transport and local communities, and shows what can be done when streets are open for everyone! Come on down to one, two, or perhaps all three of the Open Streets events! Check out the many things happening below.

We’re opening George Street and Railway Parade to welcome the community and nurture connections between people in the local neighbourhood. Join us to celebrate the diversity of our community, support local businesses and enliven Queens Park.

  • Leave your mark with footpath art
  • Kickit with street soccer
  • Catch a ride with Cycling Without Age
  • Play Mahjong with a Queens Park senior
  • Be treated to a didgeridoo performance by Michael Spratt
  • Get a henna tattoo by Gentle Hair n Beauty
  • Streetplay by Goodstart Learning
  • Balance Bikes by Bikewise
  • Enjoy local talent live performances
  • Share your ideas and inspiration for making a vibrant, welcoming community hub under and around the elevated rail soon to be delivered through Queens Park and Cannington – https://culturecounts.cc/s/58aNPa

Open Streets Welcome Day is an initiative of the City of Canning along with Town Team Movement, WestCycle and WA Department of Transport to encourage a more bikeable, walkable and rollable Perth.

EVERYONE IS WELCOME

Our NEWEST public space in Leederville, Electric Lane will be taken over by people, e-ridables and bikes and closed to cars on Sunday March 27 between 7am and 2pm.

We invite one and all along to connect and support our local businesses whilst sharing in long table laneway dining, live music, giant bubbles, eat and drink specials and more!

7AM – Kick-off at Abacus Cafe with $10 breaky wraps! First 50 are free to those who walk or ride in…
7AM – Leederville Hotel are also kicking off the morning with a bacon and egg BBQ, first 50 are free to those who walk or ride in…
8AM – Impronta will be providing muffins and coffee freebies for first comers with a need for something sweet
10AM – Leederville Hotel Opens with Live acoustic music and Electric Lager specials.
12PM – Delicious Fried Chicken from Naber and Four with free crunchi fried delights for the late morning walkers and riders!
ALL DAY – Live music, giant bubbles from the bubble man for kids, kid play, drink specials and more!

This is a FREE event brought to you by the City of Vincent, Department of Transport, West Cycle, Town Team Movement, Abacus Cafe, Leederville Hotel, Impronta & Naber and Four

Walk, bike or scoot to our Open Streets event and get to know your neighbourhood!

There’s Have-A-Go fitness fun for the whole family and bike education for the kids. Bring your takeaway from local eateries and relax on the lawn.
Dogs on lead welcome.
Free entry.

When: Sunday 27 March 2022
Where: Solomon St, between Mann & Davis Oval
Time: 4-7pm

We know COVID has impacted our community and although some may choose not to attend, we still want to host this, as now more than ever it is important for our community to stay connected. This event will be held in line with the WA Health Recommendations for safe gatherings.

Please contact us if you have any questions about the Open Streets events by phone on 08 6336 9688 or email info@westcycle.org.au