Welcoming Ceremony

All Perth 2016 competitors will be invited to attend the official Perth 2016 Welcoming Ceremony at the new Elizabeth Quay development on the banks of the beautiful Swan River.

Date: Tuesday, 25 October 2016
Location: Elizabeth Quay
Times: 18:30-20:30 (athletes in the team parade will be required earlier)
• Team parade
• Official speeches
• Officials’ and athletes’ oath
• Arrival of the World Masters Athletics flag
• Entertainment

Athletes' Party

Join us for an unforgettable Night Under the Stars at Perth Zoo. Enjoy socialising with your fellow athletes and getting up-close and personal with Australian wildlife, and a surprise guest. As the night sky twinkles to life, enjoy a local produce inspired cocktail menu to the soft sounds of a live jazz band. After dinner, dance the night away as the band fires up the dance floor.

Date: Wednesday, 2 November 2016
Location: Perth Zoo, South Perth
Times: 18:00-22:00
Cost: AUD$90
Tickets: Will be available for purchase online (as part of the registration process) and from the TIC
Theme: A Night under the Stars
Inclusions: Catering (canapes, main and dessert), a complimentary drink on arrival (wine, beer or soft drink) and entertainment
Notes: Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks may be purchased at the venue. Vegetarian and other dietary requirements will be catered for with prior notice.

Farewell Ceremony

All Perth 2016 competitors are invited to attend the official Farewell Ceremony to be held on the final day of competition at the WA Athletics Stadium.

Date: Sunday, 6 November 2016
Location: WA Athletics Stadium (WAAS)
Times: Between the 4 x 100m and 4 x 400m relays (TBC)
• Celebration of Perth 2016
• Official speeches
• World Masters Athletics flag handover


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We will create an extraordinary World Masters Athletics Championships in Perth, Western Australia. Athletes will compete at world-class facilities located a short drive from the Perth city centre. After competition, athletes will have the opportunity to experience the extraordinary, which is Perth and Western Australia.



Please don't hesitate to get in touch:

    Phone:       +61 8 9244 5200
    Email:        [email protected]
    Address:   PO Box 1960, Osborne Park DC, Western Australia 6916




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