What date is 2017 WA Day?
WA Day is on Monday 5th June, 2017.
How long is the WA Day Festival?
The WA Day Festival is from Friday 2nd June to Monday 5th June.
Where are WA Day Festival events?
There will be festival events held in Elizabeth Quay (Perth), Fremantle, Bunbury, Albany, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Geraldton and Port Hedland.
When is the State of the Art (SOTA) Music Festival being held this year?
SOTA will be held on Monday 5th June, 2017 at Elizabeth Quay.
How much does SOTA cost?
SOTA Music Festival is FREE! All you need to do is show up on the day to see a range of great West Australian artists.
When will set times and map be released?
Detailed set times will be available closer to the event date on waday.com or you can follow the Celebrate WA Facebook and Instagram pages for updates as they happen.
What if it’s cold and raining?
While we hope it will be a beautiful day, it’s best to cover all bases – bring sunnies, a hat, sunscreen, rain ponchos and warm clothes for later.
How can I apply for media accreditation?
Details as to how to apply for media accreditation will be available soon. Follow the Facebook page for more.
How can I guarantee a spot to see my favourite artist?
Entry into the stage areas will be subject to capacity. We suggest if there’s an act you really want to see, don’t leave it till the last minute to get there.
What can I eat and drink?
A range of food and drink options will be available to all festival goers. Details on exactly what will be on offer will be coming soon!
What to bring?
Valid ID, cash, comfy shoes, food permitted but no eskies, sealed water bottles and warm clothes.
What to leave at home?
Alcohol and illicit substances, unsealed drink containers, anything that could be used as a weapon, glass bottles, chairs, crates, animals (guide and service dogs are permitted), professional cameras (with detachable lenses), video and tape recorders. Small digital cameras/mobile phones are ok.
What parking is available?
Refer to the CPP parking app which features real-time bay availability at most CPP car parks in the area, along with alerts for news and road closures: http://cityofperthparking.com.au/mobile-app
What sort of ACROD access does Elizabeth Quay have?
Elizabeth Quay is a wheelchair friendly designed site. Permanent ACROD toilets are located near V Burger (off Geoffrey Bolton Avenue near the William Street entry gate) and temporary ACROD toilets will be installed within the SOTA site. Please note there are no designated ACROD viewing platforms or areas available within the SOTA site.