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Outdoor cinemas

The perfect way to spend a warm summers' evening.

Perth's outdoor cinema season usually runs from the beginning of December through April. Why not pack a picnic, some wine and a rug and venture out to one of the outdoor cinemas around Perth and catch up on the latest movies, an old classic or something alternative.


Movies by Burswood

Location: Burswood Park

A 13 metre wide screen with surround sound makes venue the best outdoor cinema experience in Perth. If lugging chairs isn't your thing then rug and chair hire is available onsite. Delicious, mouth-watering hampers from Ultimo Catering can be pre-ordered. The venue is fully licensed with coffee, tea and snacks. Find out more

Moonlight Cinema

Location: Synergy Parkland, Kings Park

Moonlight is an outdoor cinema screening latest release, contemporary and classic films from December to March at Synergy Parkland in Kings Park and Botanic Gardens. Gates open at 7.00pm and screenings start at sundown, approximately 8.30pm. Find out more

Ben and Jerry's Open Air Cinemas

Location: Cnr Riverside Drive and Plain Street, Perth

Ice cream, new release and classic films PLUS fun and games in a spectacular setting by the Swan River - what's not to love?! Ben and Jerry's Open Air Cinemas hits Perth each year in March and April. Don't miss the Sundae Sessions (on Sunday's...) with live entertainment and FREE ice cream. Find out more

Somerville Auditorium

Location: University of Western Australia, Nedlands

This magnificent venue is best known as the site for the Perth Festival Lotterywest Film Season from December through April. Accommodating 1,000 patrons on deckchair style seats and 200 grass seats, the Somerville is licensed and delicious meals are available on site. Picnicking has become a traditional part of the pre-film entertainment and is a great way to soak up the ambience. Find out more

Northbridge Piazza

Location: Corner James and Lake Streets, Northbridge

The Piazza has been flexibly designed to encourage community use for performances, exhibitions, festivals, sporting events and other cultural activities. Perth’s first permanent LED screen is a major attraction, operating 24 hours a day and showcasing a variety of features such as films, creative presentations, sport and music. Find out more

Luna Outdoor Cinema

Location: Leederville

The intimate and funky Luna Outdoor features a tropical garden setting and atmospheric lighting where you can enjoy your outdoor experience with stylish cafe tables and chairs and comfortable canvas deckchair seating. Grab your favourite refreshing summer bevvie, nibbles and coffee from the bar or bring your own picnic or takeaway. Find out more

Rooftop Movies

Location: Top floor, City of Perth Roe Street Carpark

The producers of FRINGE WORLD Festival in conjunction with City of Perth Parking, present Perth's first Rooftop cinema. Opening for 6 months over the summer period, auidences are invited to ride the elevator to a roof-top oasis where they can kick back and relax in an open-air cinema, 6 levels above ground! The panoramic views from the deck chairs of the Perth city skyline are awesome. Find out more

BamBOO Outdoor Cinema

Location: Beaufort Street, Highgate (behind Luxe Bar)

bamBOO is the latest outdoor venture by Luna Palace Cinemas  presented in partnership with Luxe Bar. With it’s tropical bamBOO and amphitheatre style seating, bamBOO Outdoor Cinema is a great place to chill out on those hot summer nights. Showing a mix of contemporary favourites, cult classics and premieres, BamBOO screens Wednesday to Sunday nights throughout the warmer months. Find out more

Camelot Cinema

Location: Lochee St, Mosman Park

Perth's intimate and cosy outdoor cinema Camelot screens a selection of the best films of the season in its picturesque and intimate setting in the limestone walled gardens of the Art Deco Mosman Hall. The cinema has deckchair seating and cabaret style seating on the balcony and a fully licensed bar and woodfired pizza oven on site. Find out more


Joondalup Pines Picture Garden

Location: Joondalup Drive, Joondalup

Bring along a picnic and relax under the stars, or take advantage of the free lakeside gas BBQ facilities. Deck chairs are provided - all seats are unreserved. Smoking is not permitted. Films are cancelled if raining. Joondalup Pines is used as one of the venues for the Perth Festival Lotterywest Film Season.

Movies in the Sqaure

Location: Kings Sqaure, Fremantle

Bring your family down to Kings Square Fremantle and enjoy family friendly movies under the stars on 15 December, 12 January, 9 February and 9 March. Movies will start approximately 25 minutes after sunset and more details can be found on the City of Fremantle website -

Perth Hills

Kookaburra Outdoor Cinema

Location: Allen Road, Mundaring

Movies under the stars in the Hills forrest, seated in comfortable deck chairs! The season runs from November to the beginning of April, gates open at 6.30pm and movies commence at 8.00pm. It seats 310 in traditional steel framed and canvas slung deckchairs with ample room to the sides and rear for patrons to bring their own chairs if they desire. Find out more

Armadale Summer Cinema

Location: Rushton Park, Kelmscott

The twilight movie screenings in beautiful Rushton Park, Kelmscott, are a popular annual treat for families. Running in January and February. Pre-show entertainment begins from 6.30pm, with the movie screening from 7.30pm.

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