The Great Escape: Perth Hills Roadtrip

The Great Escape: Perth Hills Roadtrip

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From $26.84

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CECS then Kalamunda History Village, Mundaring Weir & No 1 Pump Station, Juniper Galleries

Corner Station Street & Albany Highway

Cannington, WA 6107


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Enjoy an all-inclusive, relaxing, educational, artistic, social, historical, delicious and inspiring great escape into the hills of Perth.

About this event

With something for absolutely everyone, enjoy a relaxing, educational, social, delicious great escape into the beautiful hills of Perth, presented by Canning Agricultural, Horticultural & Recreational Society.

Visiting numerous locations soaked with art, history and nature, The Great Escape: Perth Hills Roadtrip is the perfect getaway day to rejuvenate and inspire, with all costs taken care of.

From 9am on Saturday 3 December 2022 (please note this is a new date!), jump on the tour coach bus at Cannington Exhibition Centre & Showgrounds to discover the diverse bounties at Kalamunda History Village, Mundaring Weir & No 1 Pump Station, and Juniper Galleries.

Bus returns to the same venue that day at 2.30pm, leaving you fulfilled, refueled, and funned-up!




All essentials covered in ticket prices, including:

- Luxury coach bus transportation, leaving & returning to Cannington Exhibition Centre & Showgrounds

- Entry fees/talks/tours for all destinations

- Choose-your-own lunch (dietary requirements accommodated) + light morning tea, coffee etc


All tickets subsidised, making for a value packed day!

+ CAHRS Members: $25+BF

+ General Public: $35+BF

+ Canning Show 2021 Volunteer Thank You Tickets: SOLD OUT

Any issues purchasing tickets or general queries, please contact the office on 9451 1820 or

Please note each ticket type has limited numbers available, so advise purchasing ASAP.



Our itinerary for the day covers:

KALAMUNDA HISTORY VILLAGE: With 14 buildings showcasing the unique history of the region, it's the largest local history museum in Australia. Explore these fascinating insights into life more than 100 years ago, with the friendly members of the Kalamunda Districts Historical Society bringing extra life to the exhibits and surprises.

MUNDARING WEIR: Enjoy the beautiful scenery and serenity whilst having morning tea (light food, coffee and tea provided) at the CY O’Connor Hub picnic area, and have the option to enjoy nature more deeply on a lovely walk around this famous Weir.

NO 1 PUMP STATION: One of Australia’s most significant industrial heritage sites. After an extensive four-year renovation project by the National Trust, marvel at the stories of C.Y. O'Connor and its construction.

JUNIPER GALLERIES: Visit the studio and gallery of iconic Australian artist Robert Juniper and immerse yourself in the evocative landscape that was his home in Darlington. His widow Trish will be present to talk about his art practice and colourful life, view the extensive private collection of Juniper's works, plus enjoy 25+ WA contemporary artists as part of the Holiday Exhibit in the private gallery.

LUNCH: Provided at Juniper Galleries. Just bring funds if you would also like to enjoy a wine from Juniper Estate for $5.


WHEN: Saturday 3 December, 2022

Arrive by 8.45am at Cannington Exhibition Centre & Showgrounds (CECS), with the bus strictly departing at 9am.


Any questions, please contact our Events Officer Laura on 9451 1820 or Looking forward to seeing you all! 😊




This is another event presented by Canning Agricultural, Horticultural & Recreational Society (CAHRS), a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to enriching the community and our Members. More here on what benefits CAHRS Members receive:


Any WA Health’s COVID-19 requirements at time of admission will need to be followed. Please respect all staff, volunteers, and attendees’ desires to #StaySafe.


If the event is cancelled, refunds will be provided.


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