Funded by the City of Perth, Side Walks is a dynamic, one-day celebration of storytelling in its various forms across Northbridge and the Perth CBD. Bringing together artists, writers, journalists, and poets, Side Walks presents six unique events in venues both usual and unusual.
Six events, split into two phases, was held over Saturday 5 October 2019. Phase one involved three events throughout Perth City: ‘A Queer History’, ‘Taking Up Space’, and ‘Mugshot’. Local venues included Moore Contemporary, The Mess at Uncle Joe’s Barbershop and more. Phase two involved three events: ‘The Making of Me’, ‘The Book That Changed My Life’, and ‘Bad Boys of Literature’. Local venues included Centre for Stories, Muir Books, and Alex Hotel.