Event Calendar

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!
  • Christmas in Claremont

    Claremont | Dates: 10 – 11 Dec, 2016
    Create some magical memories at Christmas in Claremont on Saturdy 10 and Sunday 11 December. There will be free ice skating in Claremont Park on Saturday 10 December from 10am - 4pm. And from 5pm - 8.30pm on Sunday 11 December enjoy Christmas carols, ice skating, free children's activities, workshops and much more.
  • Mandurah Sundowner Concert Series: Benny Mayhem and Some Like it Yacht

    Mandurah | Dates: 10 – 10 Dec, 2016
    Mandurah's Sundowner Concert Series of free summer family concerts kicks off on Saturday 10 December with folk artist Benny Mayhem and Some Like it Yacht, a 70' & 80's soft rock tribute band. 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.
  • Araluen's Carols by Torchlight

    Roleystone | Dates: 10 – 10 Dec, 2016
    Experience Christmas in one of Perth's premier locations, the stunning gardens of Araluen Botanic Park, lit up especially for the festive season on Sunday 10 December at 6pm. Enjoy children's Christmas activities and join in your favourite Christmas Carols with the Roleystone Community College Choir, Town of Victoria Park Brass Band and Mike de Velta.
  • Santa's Christmas Carnival

    Claremont | Dates: 11 – 11 Dec, 2016
    Santa is back in Perth this December for his annual Christmas celebration! Santa's Christmas Carnival returns to Claremont Showgrounds on Sunday 11 December. WA's biggest family Christmas celebration returns with more rides, attractions and entertainment than ever before - over 100 rides and attractions for all ages makes for 6 hours of non-stop fun!
  • Burswood's Carols in the Park

    Burswood | Dates: 11 – 11 Dec, 2016
    Burswood Park Board welcomes back their popular annual Carols in the Park for another year of Christmas festivities, on Sunday 11 December 2016 at Burswood Park foreshore. Bring the family, a rug and a picnic, for a fun and merry night to help bring in the season's greetings. Song books and candles to help create the festive atmosphere are available for purchase on the night.
  • Road to Bethlehem Nativity

    Canning Vale | Dates: 12 – 14 Dec, 2016
    Road to Bethlehem is a walk through nativity drama that uniquely depicts the true meaning of Christmas from 12 - 14 December, 2016. Road to Bethlehem is a FREE community event with lots of fun activities for the everyone including cafe, boucy castle, camel rides, craft tent, health assessments.

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