The iCity Volunteer Hosts help visitors discover the City of Perth. They staff the City of Perth Information Kiosk located in the Murray Street Mall at the intersection of Forrest Place and are on hand every day to answer questions about the city.

Equipped with all the latest information on events, activities, shopping and attractions in the City of Perth, the hosts also supply free resources including handy city maps and self-guided tour brochures.

Kiosk standard operating hours:

  • Monday to Thursday 9.30am - 4.30pm
  • Friday 9.30am - 8pm
  • Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays 9.30am - 4.30pm (except Good Friday, Anzac Day and Christmas Day)

Specialty Tours

Why not get your visit to the city off to a flying start with an orientation walking tour, or learn more about the history, arts and culture of Perth on one of four specialty tours of the city? All tours are free and are led by iCity volunteer tour guides. The tours are up to 90 minutes in duration and you meet the tour guide at the kiosk 5 minutes prior to departure.

  • Icons of Influence (Mon 2pm)
  • Art City (Tues 2pm)
  • Convicts & Colonials (Wed 2pm)
  • Town Hall (Thur 2pm)
  • Boom or Bust (Fri 2pm)

Please note that public holidays are excluded and tours are cancelled in extreme heat (+38C), high humidity or inclement weather. For more details on walking trails click here.

Orientation walking tours are terrific ways to get to familiarise yourself with the City before embarking on your own adventures. Monday to Saturday 11am and Sunday 12noon.

All tours depart from the iCity Information Kiosk. Bookings are available for groups of 15 - 20.

To register email or phone 9461 3444

Where to find us

The iCity Information Kiosk is located at the southern end of Forrest Place, Perth.

Want to be an i-City Volunteer Host?

The City of Perth seeks self-motivated individuals with a keen interest in Perth and its surrounds, to join a team of enthusiastic volunteers.

You will help people discover and enjoy the pleasures of the City and be a significant ambassador for Perth.

You will welcome interesting and challenging questions about Perth, provide wonderful customer service, and keep fit at the same time.

Whether you are available for a couple of hours a week or a couple of days a month, you can be a part of this important City of Perth program.

Click here to find out more about the iCity Volunteer Hosts role and to apply.

For more information, please contact the City Visitor Services Officer on 08 9461 3444 or