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Perth Heritage Weekend at Wesley

Date: Apr, Friday 16th 1:00 PM - Apr, Sunday 18th 4:00 PM

Wesley Uniting Church will be open to the public as part of this year's Perth Heritage Weekend.  

Wesley Church was opened in 1870 and is now celebrating 151 years of musical performances in Perth. It is one of the few remaining 19th century colonial buildings in the city. Schedule your visit so you can not only view the building but enjoy one of the wonderful performances scheduled over the weekend.

If you would like to visit the church, we suggest scheduling your visit so you can not only view the building, but enjoy one of our beautiful musical performances. Why not bring along your coffee or your lunch and enhance your day with some beautiful music. 

Church location: 
corner of William & Hay Streets, Perth. 

Church opening times:
Friday 16 April 1pm to 4.15pm
Saturday 17 April 10am to 4pm
Sunday 18 April 11.30am to 4pm

What's on:

Friday 1.00pm - 1.45pm 
‘Wesley at One’ Recital Series featuring Wesley’s Director of Music/Organist Angela Currie (organ) with Senior Organ Scholar Boyd Peters presenting ‘Celebrate’.

Friday 3.15pm - 4.15pm Play the King of Instruments
Have you ever been intrigued by the pipe organ? This is your opportunity to come along and have a try. If you play the piano, bring along your favourite piece of music. If you’ve never played an instrument, then don’t be intimidated – come along and have a try in a warm and friendly environment with Wesley’s Director of Music and organist Angela Currie. Suitable for ages 5+.

Saturday 10am - 10.30am 
Grab a coffee and listen to the pipe organ – the ‘King of Instruments’ – in all its glory performed by Wesley’s Director of Music and Organist Angela Currie.

Saturday 12.30pm - 1.30pm
Wesley Music Scholars with Angela Currie (piano) showcasing some of Perth’s top young performers. Bring along your lunch to enjoy in the historic surrounds of Wesley Church.

Saturday 3pm - 4pm
The Orenda Ensemble: Michael Howell (flute), Alix Hamilton (viola), Adam Pinto (piano). Sharing a passion of exploring and creating exquisite moments of musical joy and connection. Recital of chamber music for all.

Sunday - Singing in the City

12.30pm       Mandurah City Choral Society
1pm       University of WA Choral Society
1.30pm        Perth Undergraduate Choral Society
2pm        Wanneroo Civic Choir
2.30pm       Perth Male Voice Choir

Trinity Uniting Church and Ross Memorial Uniting Church will also be open during the weekend.

For more information about Perth Heritage Weekend click here.

Contact us

UCIC OFFICE CONTACT DETAILS:

  • Level 1, 97 William Street
    Perth WA 6000
  • Email: admin@ucic.org.au
    Phone: 08 6103 4222