Catch up on the latest movies or an old classic at one of Perth's outdoor cinemas or movie theatres.

Perth's outdoor cinema season usually runs during the warmer months - it's the perfect way to spend a summer evening. Why not pack a picnic, some wine and a rug and venture out to one of the outdoor cinemas around Perth and catch up on the latest movies, an old classic or something alternative.

Northbridge Piazza
Corner James & Lake Streets, Northbridge
Open all-year round

During the day, the Piazza is a quiet space for sitting with a coffee in hand, but at night when the area comes alive, it fills up with people and can often be a focal point for the area. The piazza space has been flexibly designed to encourage community use for performances, exhibitions, festivals, sporting events and other cultural activities. Perth's first permanent LED screen is a major attraction, operating 24 hours a day and showcasing a variety of features such as films, creative presentations, sport and music. Find out more.

Galaxy Drive-in Theatre
Goollelal Drive, Kingsley
Open all-year round

Step back in time and head to the drive in! Galaxy Drive-in Theatre is Perth's only drive-in theatre approximately 20 minutes north of Perth CBD. Grab dinner with a cafe on site. Find out more.

Rooftop Movies
Top floor, City of Perth Roe Street Carpark
November - April

The producers of FRINGE WORLD Festival in conjunction with City of Perth Parking, present Rooftop Movies. Ride the elevator to a roof-top oasis where they can kick back and relax in an open-air cinema, 6 levels above ground! The panoramic views from the deck chairs of the Perth city skyline are awesome. Find out more.

Telethon Community Cinemas Burswood
Resort Drive, Burswood Park
November - April

One of four venues hosting the Telethon 7 Community Cinemas screening blockbuster films, classics and all your favourite movies during the summer months. Run by volunteers, all profits are proudly donated to kids' charities through Telethon. Find out more.

UWA Somerville Auditorium
University of Western Australia, Nedlands
November - April

Savour many fabulous nights of the best world cinema under the stars at the magnificent picture garden, the UWA Somerville. What better way to spend an evening than picnicking with friends before the sun sets and the silver screen lights up. The venue is best known for the Perth Festival's Lotterywest Film Season from November to April each year. Find out more.

Telethon Community Cinemas Joondalup
Joondalup Drive, Joondalup
November - April

One of four venues hosting the Telethon 7 Community Cinemas screening blockbuster films, classics and all your favourite movies during the summer months. Run by volunteers, all profits are proudly donated to kids' charities through Telethon. Situated amongst pine trees and adjacent to a lake and landscaped surrounds, the venue offers an opportunity to view blockbuster and family friendly films in a unique setting. Find out more.

Kookaburra Outdoor Cinema
Allen Road, Mundaring
November - April

Movies under the stars in the hills forest, seated in comfortable deck chairs! The cinema seats 300 in traditional steel framed and canvas slung deckchairs with ample room to the sides and rear for patrons to bring their own chairs if they desire. Find out more.

Moonlight Cinema
Synergy Parkland, Kings Park
December - March

Moonlight is an outdoor cinema screening latest release, contemporary and classic films from December to March at Synergy Parkland in Kings Park and Botanic Gardens. Arrive early to ensure a great spot on the lawn and give yourself time to relax and enjoy a picnic or our delicious onsite catering before the film. Find out more.

Telethon Community Cinemas Murdoch
Murdoch University, Murdoch | December - April

One of four venues hosting the Telethon 7 Community Cinemas screening blockbuster films, classics and all your favourite movies during the summer months. Run by volunteers, all profits are proudly donated to kids' charities through Telethon. Find out more.

Camelot Outdoor Cinema
Mosman Hall, Lochee Street, Mosman Park | December - April

Camelot Outdoor Cinema screens a selection of the best films of the season in its picturesque and intimate setting in the limestone walled gardens of the Art Deco Mosman Hall. The cinema has deckchair seating and cabaret style seating on the balcony and a fully licensed bar and woodfired pizza oven on site. For more information visit

Luna Palace Camelot Outdoor Cinema
Oxford Street, Leederville
December - April

The intimate and funky Luna Outdoor features a tropical garden setting and atmospheric lighting where you can enjoy your outdoor experience with stylish cafe tables and chairs and comfortable canvas deckchair seating. Grab your nibbles and coffee from the bar or bring your own picnic or takeaway. Find out more.

Telethon Community Cinemas Bassendean
BIC Reserve, Guildford Rd, Bassendean
December - March

One of four venues hosting the Telethon 7 Community Cinemas screening blockbuster films, classics and all your favourite movies during the summer months. Run by volunteers, all profits are proudly donated to kids' charities through Telethon. Find out more.

Open Air Cinemas
Ozone Reserve, Riverside Drive, East Perth
March - April

Ice cream, new release and classic films PLUS fun and games in a spectacular setting by the Swan River - what's not to love! American Express Open Air Cinemas hits Perth each year in September and October and March and April. Find out more.

Indoor Cinemas and Movie Theatres

Open all year round, and during the cooler months, you can catch the latest films at one of the many independent cinemas and multiplex movie theatres that have locations across Perth.

Ace Cinemas
Ace Midland Cinemas - Midland Gate Shopping Centre, Midland
Ace Cinemas Rockingham - 1 Syren St, Rockingham

Ace Cinemas, a West Australian owned company, has been entertaining Perth for more than 60 years! With two state-of-the art venues, Ace Cinemas offers movie-goers a range of sophisticated modern venues and reinforces itself as a leading independent exhibitor in the Australian cinema industry today. Find out more.

Event Cinemas
Event Innaloo - 57 Liege Street, Innaloo
Event Morley - Centro Galleria, Corner Walter & Collier Roads, Morley
Event Whitford - Westfield Whitford City, Cnr Marmion & Whitfords Ave, Hillarys

Event Cinemas brings you closer to the stars with multiplex locations across Australia, including three in Perth. Featuring the latest blockbusters and a Gold Class experience that includes fully reclining arm chairs and food and drinks delivered to your seat throughout the movie. Find out more.

Girls School Cinema
Old Perth Girls School, Wellington Street, East Perth
March - October

Housed in a stunning castle-like building in East Perth, Girls School Cinema features a revamped and ultra-cosy bar and lounge where you can enjoy delicious mulled wine or head to the courtyard for pre-movie marshmallow toasting around the open fire-pits. Find out more.

Grand Cinemas
Grand Armadale - Corner Jull Street & Third Avenue, Armadale
Grand Cygnet Cinema Como - 16 Preston Street, Como
Grand Cinemas Currumbine - 1244 Marmion Avenue Currambine
Grand Cinemas Joondalup - McLarty Avenue Joondalup
Grand Cinemas Warwick - 639 Beach Road Warwick

WA owned and focus, Grand Cinemas offers great family entertainment for all ages. Competitive prices and discounts combined with enthusiastic and committed staff will make your visit enjoyable. Grand Cinemas Warwick has one of the largest Digital Megastadium screens in WA. Find out more.

Hoyts Cinemas
Hoyts Carousel - Westfield Shopping Centre, 1382 Albany Highway, Cannington
Hoyts Garden City - Almondbury Road, Booragoon
Hoyts Millennium - 4 Collie Street, Fremantle
Hoyts Southlands - Burrendah Boulevard, Willetton

HOYTS is dedicated to delivering the ultimate cinema experience for movie lovers in Australia and New Zealand. If you're in the mood for a fun and entertaining cinema experience, then select from our wide range of offerings – there’s something to appeal to every taste, interest and budget. Find out more.

Luna Palace Cinemas
Luna Leederville - 155 Oxford Street, Leederville
Luna Palace on SX - Essex Street, Fremantle
Luna Palace Windsor - 98 Stirling Highway, Nedlands

Luna Palace Cinemas is one of Perth's leading independent cinemas with three indoor movie theatres and two seasonal outdoor cinemas. They screen a mix of arthouse, contemporary and classic cinema as well as a number of specially curated film festivals such as the Italian Film Festival, British Film Festival and the Revelation Perth International Film Festival. Find out more.

Palace Cinemas Raine Square
Top Level, Raine Square, 300 Murray Street, Perth

This luxury complex features nine traditional cinemas and four Palace Platinum boutique screens, all fitted with leather reclining seats handmade in Spain. The only cinema located in the Perth CBD, Palace Cinemas offers the best in first-release cinema, special events and festivals, screening in a sophisticated, unique architectural space. The cinema has four bespoke bars, with the cinema rooftop terrace overlooking the Yagan Square and Northbridge. Find out more.

Reading Cinemas
Reading Belmont - Cnr Knutsford Ave & Fulham Street, Belmont
Reading Mandurah - 7 James Service Pl, Mandurah 

Sit back and relax in luxury armchair seating and immerse yourself in the latest new release films on all to wall screens and with high quality crystal clear digital sound. Reading Belmont also has Gold Class Cinemas, Premium Cinemas and a colossal Titan XC Cinema. Find out more.

Rottnest Island Movies
Rottnest Island

Watch the latest release blockbuster movies at the Rottnest Island Picture Hall. Session times and movie guide available from the Fun Park and Visitor Centre. The candy bar serves fresh popcorn, homemade choc bombs, confectionery, drinks and more! Find out more.

List updated August 2020.

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