Summer in SJ: Find out what's happening in Serpentine Jarrahdale

Published on Thursday, 25 November 2021 at 2:05:00 PM

Welcome to Summer in SJ - your guide to all you need to know about the warmer months in Serpentine Jarrahdale.

Want to know what's happening on Australia Day? Or just keen to soak up some school holiday fun? We've got you covered!

Learn more about events, resources and important information pertaining to Summer in SJ below:

Reflect, Respect and Celebrate this Australia Day

Come along and celebrate our great nation with us this Australia Day.

The Shire will be holding a free Community BBQ Breakfast followed by our annual backyard Cricket Match.

Event details

  • Wednesday, 26 January 2022
  • 8am – 11am
  • Briggs Upper Oval, Mead Street, Byford
  • All ages

There will also be free entertainment and activities for the whole family to enjoy.

To register, visit: 

Food Truck Fiesta movie night – You pick the movie!

A special “movie night” edition of the Food Truck Fiesta will be held at Clem Kentish Oval on Saturday, 19 February 2022, but we can’t decide what to watch!

We have managed to narrow it down to three choices, but we need to hear from you before we move forward on this vital decision.

Vote for your favourite choice in our Quick Poll here.

Prohibited Burning Period in effect

The Prohibited Burning Period is currently in effect. All burning is prohibited during this time.

For more information, click here.

Total Fire Bans: All you need to know

Total Fire Bans (TFBs) are declared on days when fires are most likely to threaten lives and property. This could be due to predicted extreme fire weather or when there are already widespread fires and firefighting resources are stretched.

It is illegal to light an open-air fire or conduct any activity that could start a fire during a TFB.

For more information on Total Fire Bans, click here.

School holiday fun continues on

School holidays continue to edge toward a close, but there’s still plenty of fun to be had in Serpentine Jarrahdale.

Check out all the school holiday events happening around the Shire here.

Experience our gorgeous trails in a whole new way

The Shire has teamed up with Perth Trail Series to deliver a new and innovative way to experience our iconic trails.

The Learn How To Trail Run event will be held across 12-13 February 2022, and will offer a beginner’s guide to trail running.

Find out more here

SJ Farmers Market

The SJ Farmers Market returns on Saturday, 5 February 2022.

Come down to the Serpentine Jarrahdale CRC in Mundijong between 8am - 11am every Saturday to buy local and support local.

The Shire is proud to support the market and our local farmers, growers, primary producers and artisan makers.

Serpentine Falls

Serpentine Falls is located within the beautiful Serpentine National Park .

You can enjoy a picnic, swim, take a walk on one of the trails and enjoy the local wildlife, including friendly kangaroos.

For more information on Serpentine Falls, click here.

SJ Play Trails

Explore our SJ Play Trails with our new SJ Play Trails app.

Simply download the app, visit Jarrahdale and Gooralong Brook Play Trail,  Mundijong Floral Walk Play Trail,  Brickwood Reserve Play Trail or Whitby Falls Play Trail to unlock challenges, solve quiz questions and score points.

The SJ Play Trails app is a great introduction to trails for beginners and lots of fun for seasoned trail walkers too!

For more information and to download the app, click here.

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