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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!
  • Splash! Children's School Holiday Program

    Mandurah | Dates: 28 Sep – 08 Oct, 2016
    The Mandurah Performing Arts Centre Splash! Program, from 28 September - 8 October, features performance and activities for kids and their families during the School Holidays. There are some fantastic performances and workshops lined up for the spring holidays at the Mandurah Performing Arts Centre!
  • Mundaring Arts Centre School Holiday Art Workshops

    Mundaring & Midland | Dates: 28 Sep – 20 Oct, 2016
    Looking for something creative to do on the school holidays? The Mundaring Arts Centre and Midland Junction Arts Centre are offering an exciting program of visual arts workshops for children aged 6 - 18 years during the spring school holidays.
  • Spring has Sprung at 140THURSDAY!

    Perth | Dates: 29 – 29 Sep, 2016
    Spring into 140 and celebrate the change in seasons with the September edition of the popular 140THURSDAY event! The 140 precinct in Perth’s CBD will be bouncin' with tunes from Perth DJ Natalie Daws, FREE human gyroscope rides for ages 6 and up, and an interactive display from Scitech.
  • The Secret Life of Pets Cruise & Movie

    Mandurah | Dates: 02 – 02 Oct, 2016
    Two of Mandurah's best known attractions have joined forces to bring the kids and kids at heart an awesome day out these school holidays on Sunday 2 October, 2016. Enjoy a 1 hour Dolphin & Scenic Canal Cruise with Mandurah Cruises followed by the hilarious family movie The Secret Life of Pets at Reading Cinemas Mandurah.
  • City of Perth presents The Urban Garden

    Perth | Dates: 03 – 08 Oct, 2016
    Spring into the city these school holidays and visit Granny's Greenhouse to make colourful paper flowers and pin-wheels. In the astro-turfed urban garden, Gardener Dan will show you how to make an origami plant pot and plant a seedling to take home and watch it grow!
  • School Holidays Fun at Art Gallery of WA

    Perth | Dates: 03 – 07 Oct, 2016
    To celebrate Unknown Land, join AWESOME Arts and the Art Gallery of WA to celebrate our city, and show your vision of our state during the spring school holidays. How do we see ourselves now, nearly 200 years from European settlement?

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