RAC Arena is Western Australia's landmark home of live entertainment, music and sports. Widely reported as Australia's finest venue, the 15,000 capacity RAC Arena features breathtaking design and world-leading technology.
Instantly recognisable on the international stage, RAC Arena is designed to excite and engage patrons from the moment they step inside. With its bold, imaginative, unique and unmistakable design, the venue is one of the most complex steel building constructions in Australia.
In RAC Arena's two and a half year history, the state of the art entertainment venue has led the way for artist and fan experience and triumphed on the world stage. Western Australian's are tremendously proud of RAC Arena as it continues to be ranked in the top venues throughout the world.
In 2014, RAC Arena was ranked as the world's top venue in its category of 10,000-15,000 capacity by Billboard, the world's longest established music publication. Many artists rave about the venue's acoustics, but just as important the fans continue to return multiple times a year for different shows. Since opening in November 2012, over 2.5 million people have visited the venue for over 240 major events.
RAC Arena has landed on the map as a must-play destination for the world's top touring artists, providing a brilliant stage for a multitude of superstars already, including Bruce Springsteen, P!NK, Justin Timberlake, The Rolling Stones, Ed Sheeran, KISS, The Eagles and Katy Perry.
The venue has hosted the Hopman Cup with record attendance and stellar players, such as Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic all valuing the tournament for their Australian Open preparation and the Perth Wildcats have scaled new heights on and off the court by regularly playing in front of more than 12,000 people, transforming the CBD into a sea of red on a Friday night.