W.A. Day / Foundation Day

Foundation Day WA DayFoundation day is the WA Day holiday. This special holiday is on the first Monday of June and creates a long weekend in Western Australia. Foundation Day or WA Day is to celebrate the founding of the Swan River colony near Perth.

It’s certainly one of the Big Days in the West and a must for celebrating with friends and family. There is always lots to do in Perth and surrounds over the weekend, on the eve and on the day. So make sure you enjoy this WA Big Day and get out and about with some of the options on WADay.com.au