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Family fun in Perth

Treat your kids to a fun day out in Perth! Whether you're seeking amusement parks or educational fun, Perth offers a variety of attractions for families.

Local visitor centres, community newspapers, libraries or and hotel concierge departments, can all provide more information on events and activities around Perth that are suitable for children. See below Perth's top family fun attractions, activities and tours.


Educational attractions

Perth and surrounds has many places you can visit for both fun and learning! Many of Perth's premier education attractions give you insight into science, art, culture, space and pioneering history in a fun and exciting environment.
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Nature & wildlife attractions

Perth and surrounds boasts a diverse wildlife experiences and natural wonders for children to discover - feed kangaroos, meet cute koalas, go on a family walk through a national park, enjoy a picnic and more.
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Family fun attractionsThe Maze, home of Outback Splash

Perth has many places of activities and interest for children whether you are seeking wildlife parks, beaches, nature, culture, something educational and fun or just to be outside enjoying the great outdoors.
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Amusement & fun parksAdventure World

Come and experience the fun and excitment of Perth's variety of amusement and fun parks! We have it all from water parks and fun amusement rides to mini golf and and mazes - you'll have a great day out for the whole family..
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See what's on for families and children in Perth and surrounds this month!
  • AQWA Mermaid Mondays

    Hillarys | Dates: 27 Feb – 31 Mar, 2017
    The Perth Mermaids are back! Come and watch as Mermaids Amelia and Jessica Pearl perform an underwater spectacular each Monday at AQWA from until April for Mermaid Mondays at 10.30am & 12.30pm, then delight the crowds with a show at the new Adventure Bay at 11am and 1pm.
  • Matilda The Musical

    Burswood | Dates: 28 Feb – 23 Apr, 2017
    Don't miss Matilda The Musical at Crown Perth from 28 February - 23 April. This multi-award winning musical from the Royal Shakespeare Company, is inspired by the genius of Roald Dahl. It is the story of an extraordinary girl who armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to take a stand and change her own destiny.
  • Perth Zoo's Breakfast with the Elephants

    South Perth | Dates: 04 Mar – 08 Apr, 2017
    Join Perth Zoo for Australia's first Breakfast with the Elephants on 4 March, 25 March, 1 April and 8 April 2017. Start your day by saying good morning to our beautiful Asian Elephants, Tricia and Permai and enjoy a one-of-a-kind al fresco dining experience to the sounds of the gibbons and lemurs as they wake for the day.
  • Surf on Turf - Pop Up Beach Playground

    Midland | Dates: 11 – 12 Mar, 2017
    The Surf on Turf Pop Up Beach Playground carves into Midland for one epic weekender on 11 & 12 March, 2017. Family entertainment on the Midland Gate Main Stage where you can slip, slide and splash your way through the water playground or just enjoy some gourmet food!
  • Mandurah Sundowner Concert Series: Sydnee Carter and The Rough Housers

    Mandurah | Dates: 11 – 11 Mar, 2017
    Mandurah's Sundowner Concert Series of free summer family concerts closes on Saturday 11 March, from 4 - 7pm where you can tune in to indie folk artist Sydnee Carter and the rockabilly classics of The Rough Housers. Enjoy this family friendly event with activities for the kids, so grab some friends, pack a picnic and something to sit on and enjoy and a relaxing afternoon of FREE entertainment.
  • Teddy Bears' Picnic at Perth Zoo

    South Perth | Dates: 12 – 12 Mar, 2017
    Pack a pic-a-nic and your teddy and head along to Teddy Bears' Picnic atPerth Zoo on Sunday 12 March. Kids enter for just $2! Starring special guests Yogi Bear & Boo Boo. There is so much to see and do with fun for the whole family. Plus the whole Zoo is open for you to explore!

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