Perth is one of the world’s great event locations and is committed to using its experience and infrastructure to enhance the sport of athletics on a global scale by hosting the 2016 World Masters Athletics Championships.

Perth’s climate, facilities and friendly people, backed by strong Government support, have in recent times attracted some of the world’s best events to Perth. Perth has first-rate experience as well as an outstanding reputation for hosting and supporting major international events and festivals that are embraced by its people.

As a host destination, Perth can provide an experience like no other, appealing to athletes, sponsors, media and spectators. Nestled on the banks of the Swan River, Perth is a sophisticated city with a population of approximately 1.6 million. Perth’s beautiful parks, magnificent beaches, warm climate and welcoming locals will ensure that the visiting sporting community experience unforgettable memories as a result of the World Masters Athletics Championships.

Perth effortlessly blends urban cool with raw natural beauty. Bustling with new bars, restaurants, shopping and cultural spaces, Perth is also home to Kings Park—one of the world’s largest inner city parks, beautiful wineries, and stunning beaches where you can even swim with wild dolphins.

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Western Australia

Perth is the perfect base for your unique Western Australian experience. From Perth, you can also experience Australia’s whitest beach and largest expanse of outback, one of the oldest known living cultures on Earth, UNESCO World Heritage reef and rock formations, world-class surf, secluded waterfalls, premium wines, and still have plenty of reasons to return.

Western Australia is Australia’s largest state, occupying around one-third of the nation’s total land mass. In fact, Western Australia is arguably one of the largest states in the world with a landscape that is inspiring in grandeur.

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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.



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




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