Just a 25 minute bus ride away, UWA is regarded as one of the top 8 universities in Australia.
University of Western Australia
Curtin University is Western Australia’s largest and most culturally diverse university, with multiple routes to campus getting to lectures is easy!
Just 35 minutes by train or bus, Murdoch University is known for it's natural campus and amazing facilities.
Edith Cowan Mount Lawley
Easily accessible by car, bus or bike the Edith Cowan Mount Lawley campus is know for performing arts and humanities. Just 25 minutes door to door from Northbridge.
Edith Cowan University, Joondalup Campus
A little further a far but still an easy journey away is Edith Cowan University, Joondalup Campus.
If you're into sports (or music!) you'll be pleased to know we're just 9 minutes walk from Nib Stadium, home to all the big sports matches and gigs in Perth!
Royal Perth Hospital
Good to know, this is a good place to go to for any medical woes. Make sure you get signed up to the docs too!
Catch a ferry out to Rottnest Island to see the adorable Quokka's or enjoy the many restaurants and bars on the swan river.
Sashimi, noodles and traditional Japanese dishes in a hidden, bustling eatery with cheerful decor.
Perth Cultural Centre
A vibrant space where the arts, culture, knowledge, events and community come together.
State Library of Western Australia
Located in the Perth Cultural Centre, resources and workshops for learners of all ages are welcome.
A science and technology museum with a planetarium, that's all your dates sorted!
The punchy flavours of Indian street food feature at this corner location in Northbridge. Traditional decor surrounds the main bar with Indian-inspired cocktails and Swan Valley beers.
Kings Park and Botanical Gardens
If you're in need of some green space outside of the city center then check out Kings Park and Botanical Gardens, fancy!
The Cutting Board
This New York-style deli and grill does exactly what it says on the tin, great american dishes at reasonable prices, you're welcome!
Korean BBQ, this place is amazing! Great value for money too.
Arthouse style and mainstream movies, plus hosting foreign film festivals, this multiplex is awesome for film lovers.
Greek shared plates in a relaxed atmosphere, perfect for relaxing with friends if you don't fancy cooking.
Pleased to Meet You
Ticking all the culinary boxes with its dedication to Asian and South American street food, Pleased to Meet You offers bold flavours and great cocktails. We're sold!
Forrest Chase Mall
If you need a whole new outfit for that important interview or just fancy treating yourself then Forrest Chase Mall is the place to go.
Coles, William St
Coles is another huge supermarket within minutes walk of Northbridge, so it's easy to stock up on all those essentials.
If it’s proper house you’re into (not the commercial stuff that is played at some of the venues on this list), then Geisha won’t disappoint.
Ellington Jazz Club
Live music nights and serving food in a fantastic atmosphere.
Little shop which is great to grab essentials like milk, bread or crisps if you've been on the beers the night before.
Woolworths Murray St
Great for your weekly shop, Wollies is just a 9 minute walk away. So it's easy for your parents to stock you up when they come to visit!
Chic, late-night joint whipping up cocktails over 2 levels, plus outdoor dining for snacks and tapas.
With four bars over three levels, this Northbridge nightclub operates Friday and Saturday evenings so if you're in need of a boogy, you know where to go.
The Game Sports Bar
Sleek, cavernous nightspot with big screen TVs showing sports, plus DJ party nights and a courtyard.
Graffiti art, concrete floors, gin cocktails. A winning combination!
Our local guide to Perth has all the things you need to know to make the most of your new city! Situated in Stirling St, you’ll never be short of something to do! Let us show you round…