Current Events in Albany
CURRENT EVENTS Visit the CITY OF ALBANY Events page to view current events in Albany and surrounds. Also find upcoming annual event details on the City of Albany events page. Check CITY OF ALBANY website for details.
See Albany with the locals!
TAKE A TOUR Visit our tours page and discover touring options in the Great Southern. Take a wildflower tour, whale cruise or deepen your understanding of local Menang culture by taking a tour on Mt Clarence.
New Year's Eve Celebrations
JANUARY This spectacular fireworks event over the Princess Royal Harbour is hosted by the City of Albany. 9pm for the young ones & midnight for the grown ups! Details City of Albany website closer the date.
Albany Summer School
JANUARY EVENT (2 weeks) This annual event hosts classes & workshops in music, art, craft, nature study, writing & a host of other pursuits with expert teachers. Book early, classes fill quickly. Check website for details.
Festival of the Sea
MARCH (weekend 2 days) This fishy festival includes wonderful local seafood, boat building and sea shanties. Held in the Albany Boatshed. Visit website for details.
City of Albany Art Prize
MARCH APRIL MAY This art prize plays a significant role in the region's cultural & economic development Integral to the City’s Art Collection via the major acquisitive prize, sponsored by The Jack Family Charitable Trust. Visit website for details.
Sustainable Living Festival
MARCH This Festival celebrates how we can all make a difference at home, work, & in the great out-doors. A truly regionaly based Festival. Check website closer to the date. email@example.com
APRIL Albany is widely considered to be the birthplace of the Dawn Service tradition. Immerse yourself in history and reflection at The Anzac Albany Festival. Check website for details.
Great Southern Art Award
APRIL - JUNE An acquisitive art award by the City of Albany. It is an opportunity for Great Southern artists to have their work displayed professionally and be seen by over 2000 visitors. City of Albany events close to the date.
Torbay Hall Markets
MAY & NOVEMBER Come and enjoy a market day morning amongst the karris. Plants, bric-a-brac, handmade crafts & home grown fruit and veg + sausage sizzles & devonshire teas. Check Facebook page for details.
Taste Great Southern
MAY 10 Days, 30+ Culinary Experiences, 20+ Chefs in Albany, Denmark, Mt Barker, Frankland River, Katanning, Ongerup, Porongurup. A festival that celebrates award winning wine, delicious fresh produce and amazing flavours of the Great Southern. Click on the image for website & bookings.
Welcome the Whales Festival
JUNE (sunday) Celebrate the return of the whales at Albany's historic whaling station. Live music, delicious food, heritage & whaley great family activities to enjoy. Details on City of Albany website.
EARLY JUNE EVENT (long weekend) "Around the Houses". A race through the heart of Albany's historic CBD. Vintage wire wheels, post-vintage & classics, open wheel racers & muscle cars. Check website for details.
Southern Art & Craft Trail
SEPTEMBER & OCTOBER Follow the trail throughout the region and discover artists at their studios, galleries, wineries & many more places where art is created and exhibited. visit website for more info. firstname.lastname@example.org
Albany Wildflower Show
SEPTEMBER View hundreds of examples of local wildflowers at this annual spectacular event held by the Wildflower Society of WA. Details on website closer to event date.
SEPTEMBER & OCTOBER Experience the extraordinary landscapes & natural beauty of this region. Wildflowers, tours, open gardens, workshops, long table meals, art & craft. Check website for information.
Show & Shine
SEPTEMBER If you have a love for cars and would like to be a part of a car club with like minded people we would love for you to come down and see what we're all about. mobile 0477 562 572 Check website for details.
Camping & Caravan Show
NOVEMBER Click image to visit our website for current info. Looking to make that big purchase, upgrade or just check out what's new, this is the perfect opportunity to see the very latest products, all without having to leave town! check our facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/GreatSouthernCCShow/
Albany Agricultural Show
NOVEMBER (2 days, weekend) See livestock, produce, craft, cooking, demonstrations, farm machinery, caravans, art, photography, flowers, poultry, sideshow alley & more. Check website for details.
Kalgan Hall Market Day
DECEMBER Early Christmas shopping, crafts, plants, food, preserves, raffle, sausage sizzle, morning teas. Visit Facebook for details.
Christmas Festival & Pageant
DECEMBER The community to comes together to celebrate a fantastic year in Amazing Albany. Held in Albany's York Street. Check City of Albany website/events for details.