City of Vincent Grant

Thank you to the City of Vincent for becoming our major sponsor. We are very grateful to receive a Community Initiative Grant, and will do our best to provide residents (from Vincent and all over the state) with volunteer help to repair their household items.  

Bunnings sausage sizzle

A big thank you to Bunnings Innaloo who will be hosting our sausage sizzle to raise funds on the 27th January. Catch us from 8:00-4:30. Meet our volunteers, or ask any questions you might have about repair cafe. Hope to see you there!

Meet a volunteer repairer: Bernie

Bernie has a background in the building industry. He has been self-employed as an electrical contractor, bricklayer, home handyman, installed close to four thousand IKEA kitchen systems and also been a professional actor. As a practical and creative thinker, Bernie brings personality as well as fixing skills to Repair Cafe Perth. Why did you get …

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A great morning’s repairing

Academy Cafe was abuzz with fixing, fun and food on Saturday morning. 36 items were repaired, meaning an item was repaired on average every 3.3 minutes! These included a coffee table, night light, cushion covers, 3 bikes and a soapstone ornament.  The volunteer repairers were ready to take on the challenge of whatever came their …

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New venue update

An enormous thank you to Academy Cafe and Hawaiian’s Mezz, Mount Hawthorn for hosting our next Repair Cafe Perth session. Bring your broken items and learn how to repair them on Saturday 16th December, 10.30am-12.30pm.  

We’re on the Move

We are excitedly negotiating a new space to become the permanent home of Repair Cafe Perth. Watch this space to find out where we will be on December 16.

Off to a great start!

Thanks to everyone involved with our first event last weekend! We attended to 35 items – this is the average across the European repair cafe events, pretty good when you consider it was our first ever session! Things fixed included bikes, toys, lamps, clothing, a hair dryer, ornaments and a clock. We loved the vibe when …

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First repairs this weekend!

This Saturday 18th November, we open our doors from 10:30am to 12:30pm. Bring your broken clothes, bikes, toys and other household items. We can even look at some electrical items if they’re low voltage – for more information see our Frequently Asked Questions. If you love the idea of bringing a repair culture to Perth, …

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