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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!
  • Collector Zone! Toy & Hobby Fair - November

    Craigie | Dates: 26 – 26 Nov, 2017
    The Collector Zone! Toy & Hobby Fair is on Sunday 26 November, from 9.30am - 2pm at Craigie Leisure Centre. Loads of cool collectables will be for sale including comics, graphic novels and retro video games, you can see life size Star Wars droids zipping around and there will be plenty of photo opportunities.
  • Santa's Enchanted Wardrobe

    Claremont | Dates: 01 – 24 Dec, 2017
    The real magic of Christmas comes alive again in 2017 with the unique Immersive Theatre experience Santa's Enchanted Wardrobe. Begin with a game of hide and seek. Come enter the enchanted wardrobe and Discover Narnia, Mr Tumnus and the Enchanted Forest.
  • Mandurah Christmas Lights Cruise

    Mandurah | Dates: 01 Dec, 2017 – 07 Jan, 2018
    Sing along to Christmas carol favourites and join in the Christmas cheer as you cruise through the wonderland of Christmas lights, illuminating and reflecting onto the water from Mandurah's luxury canal homes. Come with us and share this magical experience with your friends and family this season!
  • Christmas Carnival - December

    Perth | Dates: 09 – 10 Dec, 2017
    Bring the family into the city to enjoy a kids' carnival atmosphere in Forrest Place on Saturday 9 & Sunday 10 November from 10am to 4pm. Enjoy free rides and activities for the whole family to enjoy. It's the perfect day for some festive family fun.
  • Thumbelina

    Perth | Dates: 16 – 22 Dec, 2017
    Musical Puppet Show Thumbelina arrives in Perth for this Christmas only from 16 - 22 December at the Perth Convention & Exhibition Centre. Thumbelina will bring her friends to have their Christmas in Perth. You will meet the clever Mr ladybug, his children and the kind birds that help Thumbelina to find her way home. Don't miss out, book now!
  • Shark Sleepover

    Hillarys | Dates: 18 – 19 Dec, 2017
    Discover more about our amazing marine animals with a night of exclusive tours, fun marine themed activities designed to educate and enthral, and a sleep over in Australia’s largest single aquarium surrounded by sharks, stingrays and hundreds of stunning fish!

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