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A Day at the Museum

A brand new display for the Esperance Museum will open soon which showcases development of Agriculture in the Esperance.

The New Era in Agriculture display focusses on developments during the era of 1920 through to 1980s and tells the story of how the land in the region opened up to new farming practices through trial and error to make Esperance the farming region it is today.

The official opening of the New Era in Agriculture display will be on Saturday 3 March.


Night at the Museum

Night at the Museum

Calling all budding Archaeologists

Come along to the Esperance Museum and learn about real Romans with Guy de la Bedoyere Time Team’s Roman Historian.

Take part in an Archaeological Dig. Construct a Roman Weapon.

Learn amazing facts about real Romans.

5pm start time - Approx 1.5 hours

For ages 6+. Parental supervision required.

$5 entry (includes light refreshments).

Limited places – Bookings essential at the Esperance Library.


Talking History at the Museum

Exciting News 

Time Team's Roman Expert, Guy de la Bedoyere, is coming to Esperance Museum.

Come along to the Esperance Museum and listen to a facinating talk about the Real Lives of Roman Britain, What happens when cultures clash.

Gold Coin Entry (includes light refreshments).

6:30pm Start time - Approx 2 hours


Sand Art


Street Four Soccer




Ultimate Frisbee


Australia Day 2018

The Rotary Club of Esperance presents Australia Day - Family Fun Event on 26 January from 9am - 2pm at Adventureland Park.

There will be activities for the whole family to enjoy as well as displays, markets and food stalls and the Shire will be presenting the Community Citizen of the Year Awards, introducing our Australia Day ambassador and conducting an Australian Citizenship Ceremony.  If you've never been to the moving ceremony where new Australians are welcomed, you won't want to miss this.


Seniors Christmas Dinner 2017

The Shire President and Councillors invite Esperance Residents who are aged 60 years or over to the annual Senior Citizens Christmas Dinner on Sunday, December 3 at 5:30pm at the Esperance Civic Centre. This event is one of the end of year celebrations which forms the all ages weekend festival, Edge of the Bay.


2017 Christmas Pageant

The Community Christmas Pageant is an annual street parade of towed or self-propelled floats and community groups. It has been coordinated by the Shire of Esperance for the past 13 years.

The parade is a way of celebrating the festive season in Esperance by way of public entertainment and celebration. It is a wonderful opportunity for local service clubs and schools to set up food stalls to raise money and awareness of their contribution to our community. The Museum Village Markets will also feature prior and after the parade.