Peel Thunder Charity Game Day sponsored by Alcoa for Foodbank Peel

Visit the Lane Group Stadium on Saturday the 25th of May, for the round eight clash between Peel Thunder and South Fremantle. Any food and financial donations raised as part of this round will provide valuable support for the Foodbank Peel branch.

Stand behind Peel Thunder Football Club as they strive to raise funds dedicated to alleviating hunger in our community.

Donate here or deliver non-perishable food items directly to the Club. Thanks to everyone at Peel Thunder Football Club and all of the Club’s supporters for your ongoing generosity.

Peel Thunder Football Club are excited to have Alcoa on board who will be matching all donations on the day.

RDE-Regional Disability Expo + Bonus Seniors Expo

Visit the RDE-Regional Disability with bonus Seniors Expo for a day filled with inspiration, information, and empowerment. This in-person event brings together a diverse community of individuals, families, and organisations dedicated to supporting people with disabilities and within the aged care sector.

Discover the latest innovations in assistive technology, explore service providers, and connect with like-minded individuals. Learn about accessible recreation options, employment opportunities, and resources to enhance your well-being.

Whether you’re a person with a disability, a caregiver, or a professional in the field, the RDE-Regional Disability with bonus Seniors Expo is the place to be. Be part of a welcoming and inclusive environment where you can gain knowledge, make connections, and celebrate the abilities of all individuals.

Mark your calendar and get ready to embrace a day of insight and awareness at the RDE-Regional Disability with bonus Seniors Expo!

Make Ravioli and Speak Italian

Ciao amici! Are you ready for a delightful fusion of flavours, laughter, and language? Join unique Italian Speaking & Cooking Classes where you’ll unlock the secrets of both Italian cuisine and language.

Hosted by husband-and-wife duo; Sara – with 10 years of experience in teaching Italian to adults in Western Australia, and her husband – an amazing chef.

Their next class is on Friday, May 31, 2024 (3:00 – 6:00 pm) at the Lakelands Community House (Ground floor – 20 Dalona Pkwy, Lakelands WA 6180).

What’s on the Menu?
They’ll be crafting Fresh Ravioli from scratch, savouring every bite, and immersing themselves in Italian conversation through fun and engaging group activities.

• Dish Recipes: Take home the secrets of their mouthwatering creations.
• Italian Notes: Learn super handy phrases and expressions.
• A Pen: Because every learner needs one!
• Taste of Your Culinary Masterpiece: Buon appetito!

Mother’s Day Gift Voucher:
Surprise your mum and get this class as a Mother’s Day Gift! To do so, buy the ticket in your name, insert in the comments your mum’s full name, mobile number, and email address. Her gift voucher will then be sent straight to her inbox!

Beginner-Friendly Experience:
These classes are perfect for anyone who loves cooking, making things, and learning some Italian while having lots of fun with other people!

Kids welcome:
Make it a family affair! 7-11 year-old kids have a reduced ticket (12+ pay full price). All minors need to be accompanied by an adult who pays a full-price ticket.

Gluten Free Available:
Traditional ingredients are used to guarantee the best outcome (eggs, flour, spinach & ricotta filling / cheese & pumpkin filling). GF options can be offered for the tasting part, and it’s essential to outline this requirement at the time of booking.

Safety First!
• Wear completely enclosed flat shoes.
• Tie back your hair to keep it from joining the culinary adventure.
• Alcohol-free venue – This is a lovely family venue and it’s alcohol-free

* Tickets are Non-Refundable.


Workshops, Paint Outs, Exhibitions, Awards & Prizes, Demonstrations and Artist Talks.

This festival celebrates everything to do with outdoor painting.

Plein Air Down Under invites artists and art lovers alike to join in the fun of the Peel Region’s outdoor painting festival.
Come and paint, or come and watch!

Over $12,000 in cash and prizes are on offer for artists accepting the challenge of capturing the character and beauty of Mandurah and Pinjarra’s natural and built environment.


Pre and post festival weekend activities include:

  • World Wide Paint Out: 7 & 8 September, Mandjar Square Mandurah
  • Spirit of the Landscape Exhibition, Mandurah Performing Arts Centre
  • Painting Masterclasses with feature artist Lori Putnam (USA)
  •  Portrait Painting Masterclass with feature artist Tony Robinson (Ireland)
  • Plein Air Painting Masterclass with feature artist Leon Holmes (WA)
  • Watercolour Workshop with Gordon Alexander
  • Plein Air Drawing Workshop with Andy Dolphin


Festival weekend activities include:

  • Artists Meet and Greet at the Leon Holmes Gallery
  • Demonstrations by feature artists
  • Day and evening paint outs and festivities
  • Two-hour ‘Quick Draw’ painting competition
  • A day painting in historic Pinjarra
  • An exhibition of festival weekend artwork
  • Free have-a-go painting activities for all ages
  • Awards and prizes


Ticket Information:

  • FREE to watch and enjoy the surrounds
  • Youth Artist Registration (aged 18 and under) $10.00
  • Adult Artist Registration: $77.50 Standard, $62.50 Early Bird to 31 July.

Spirit of the Landscape Art Exhibition

This exhibition celebrates the vast landscapes of rural, regional and remote Australia, through the eyes of exhibiting artists.

In telling these stories, artists may choose to reference place, the people of remote communities, the topography of the landscape or the challenges of living and working in remote Australia. This carefully curated selection of award-winning artists will ensure a high standard of work while acknowledging their continued involvement and support of the Plein Air Down Under Outdoor Painting Festival.

World Wide Paint Out, Mandurah

Artists of all skill levels and mediums are invited to paint in this free event, as part of the 22nd International Plein Air Painters Worldwide Paint Out, hosted by the Mandurah Plein Air Artists Inc.

Bring your own paints and materials and join other outdoor painters as they capture the landscape and waterways around Mandjar Bay. During these two days artists around the world will be simultaneously painting outdoors.

All ages are welcome and the public are invited to watch individual artists while they paint.

Artists are encouraged to upload photos to #ipapgreatworldwidepaintout2024 and be part of this international plein air movement!

Saturday’s paint out is immediately followed by the opening of the Spirit of the Landscape Art Exhibition, opening inside the Mandurah Performing Arts Centre’s Alcoa Mandurah Art Gallery at 2.30pm.

Everyone is welcome.

If you like plein air painting, you won’t want to miss Plein Air Down Under, the Peel Region’s annual outdoor painting festival weekend, on 21, 22 and 23 September.

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Make Ravioli and Speak Italian

Join an experienced Italian teacher and an Italian chef in this unique class where you’ll get to make a delicious dish while speaking basic Italian. You will have loads of fun with the other participants at the gorgeous Lakelands Community House.

Our next class is on Friday 8 March 2024 (3:00 – 6:00 pm). We will make Fresh Ravioli, have a taste, and learn the related Italian vocabulary while engaging in super fun group activities.

Level: These classes are beginner-friendly from both the cooking and the Italian speaking points of view.

Minors: All minors need to be accompanied by an adult who pays a full-price ticket.

What you’ll get: Dish recipes, Italian notes, a pen, a taste of what you make.
All cooking materials will be provided, including an apron lent to you for the class duration.

Venue: Lakelands Community House (ground floor).

Alcohol: This venue is completely alcohol-free.

Gluten Free: We can offer some GF options for the tasting part only, and it’s essential to let us know at the time of booking. We use traditional ingredients to guarantee the best outcome (we’ll use eggs, flour, spinach and ricotta filling, and pumpkin and goat cheese filling).

Safety: Please wear completely enclosed flat shoes and pull your hair back to keep it from falling into the food.

Refunds: Sorry, tickets are not refundable.

Questions? Please don’t hesitate to contact us. We’ll be happy to help.

2024 ASRF Mandurah City Street Rod Nationals

An Australian Street Rod Federation, 4 Day event encompassing both entrant only and general public activities around the Peel region. Over 200 Street Rods and 400+ people hitting the streets of Mandurah, with many coming from the east coast but most from all over Western Australia.

The event kicks off with a Meet and Eat on the Eastern Foreshore around 6pm Friday 22nd March. Entrants are invited to bring their Street Rods down, parking on the Eastern Foreshore where they will be cared for by our Security team. Entrants can then go and enjoy the array of meal choices up and down the road.

Saturday we have Entrant only activities all day and into the evening but the public will be able to see many of the Rods cruising the streets as they make their way to and from the various activities.

Sunday is the big day, our Show and Shine spectacular at Peel Thunder HQ, Rushton Park, open to the public from 10am until 4pm. Tickets are $15 per adult, $5 kids, and $40 for a Family (up to 4 kids). In addition we have two special guests, with over 500K subscribers & views in the millions between them, they are social media & you tube stars Karl Fisher of Japhands Kustoms from Canada, plus Jordan Bennett of Bennett Customs from Dunsborough.

Post 4pm we are back into an Entrant only event, as we take in a busy few days, wind down, have a lovely meal together and farewell our Entrants.

Other Worlds exhibition by Alana Grant | Claire Pannell

‘Other Worlds’ invites you to wander into imaginary places.

View new artworks that place the seemingly mundane or fantastical into unusual juxtapositions, at times as a comment on society, or simply absurd and fun.

The exhibition showcases the range of mixed media the artists use in their work, with a focus on collage.

Exhibition opening: Sunday 2 June, 2pm
Artist Talks: Sunday 9 June, 11am