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Rocket fuel for mind and body!

Saturday 30 July
State Theatre Centre of WA

This is where young thinkers, innovators, entrepreneurs, campaigners and changemakers from Perth and WA come together to celebrate ideas worth spreading and strive for a better future.

Hear from young scientists, campaigners, artists and people just like you, each with a remarkable story to tell.

Take your part in the global TEDx movement and get connected, engaged and inspired.

What’s included?

  • Unrestricted access to TEDxYouth@KingsPark
  • 10 world premiere TEDx talks
  • Performances
  • Short films
  • Interactive break experiences
  • Light lunch and break refreshments
  • Program book
  • Personalised lanyard
  • Tote bag with a notebook, pen and other items
  • Carbon offset for your travel
  • Meeting 500 other amazing young people


Alex Towler
Engineer & LEGO Master

Daniel Juckes
Creative Writer

Hayley Passmore
Child Health Researcher

Jackson Harvey
Artist and LEGO Master

Jonathan Charlesworth

Joshua Patrick
Young Carer

Katarina Doughty
Sustainable Food Scientist

Lauren Breen
Grief & Loss Psychologist

Madison Heady
Disability Inclusion Advocate

Shraddha Kashyap
Clinical Psychologist

Three fascinating short films
to be announced soon!

Two more thrilling performances
to be announced soon!

Curators and Hosts

TEDxKingsPark Speakers and their talks are carefully curated by our skilled Curation team. We love to welcome subject experts to ensure we get every detail right.

Kevin Shah Mansouri

Maggie Gordon

Opeyemi Idris

Do you have an idea for change?

TEDxKingsPark, in partnership with Curtin University, are looking for West Australians between the ages of 14 – 21 years old to share their big ideas for change.

Upload a 30 second video of yourself explaining your idea, and you could be one of the six finalists sharing your idea on the main stage at TEDxYouth@KingsPark – Australia’s largest TEDx event for young people.

The winning idea will be turned into a 4-5 minute TEDx talk, and be published on the official TEDx YouTube channel! For more information, head to tedxkingspark.org/30secondideas.

Closing date for entries: 31 May 2022

Special thanks to our partners

Principal Partner

Major Partner



State Theatre Centre

Heath Ledger Theatre at The State Theatre Centre of WA.

The venue is fully accessible to wheelchair users. If you have any other access needs, message us and we’ll be in touch.

Address: State Theatre Centre of WA, 174-176 William Street, Perth WA 6000

Getting There

Perth Train Station is a short 200m walk from the State Theatre Centre of WA. It is serviced by Armadale, Fremantle, Joondalup, Mandurah and Midland lines as well as Transwa’s Australind service. 

Visit Transperth’s website to plan your journey.

Bike racks are located throughout the Perth Cultural Centre.

The State Theatre Centre is close to many public car parks.
City of Perth State Library (Nearest ACROD).
City of Perth Cultural Centre Car Park.


Young people (aged 21 and under) receive a 33% discount, making your tickets just $30. Please bring ID when you attend and, if you are under 16, you must be accompanied by an adult with a ticket.

Schools may bring a group of students for $30 each and a teacher comes free for every 10 students.

We pay your booking fees. However, if you would like to Give It Forward, you are welcome to make a donation to help disadvantaged young people attend future TEDxKingsPark events. You are also able to contribute to our Plant A Tree initiative.

If you need any support or help, get in touch with us and we’ll do our very best to help you.