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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!
  • Fremantle Prison School Holiday Escape! Tours

    Fremantle | Dates: 26 Sep – 08 Oct, 2017
    Fremantle Prison is WA's only World Heritage listed building and one of the State's premier tourist attractions. So why not take the kids these school holidays? They are guaranteed to have fun while learning about this amazing site. Tours will be running on Tuesday and Thursdays during the September school holidays.
  • Fremantle Arts Centre Kids School Holiday Art Courses

    Fremantle | Dates: 26 Sep – 06 Oct, 2017
    Sign your kids up for something creative these school holidays with one of Fremantle Arts Centre's Kids' Courses running from 26 September to 6 October. Whether your kids like animation, pottery, drawing, fashion, felting, music, jewellery or painting, there's something fun and engaging for all ages and interests at FAC these school holidays.
  • Family Buffet Movie Nights - September

    Fremantle | Dates: 26 – 26 Sep, 2017
    Enjoy a delicious family buffet dinner and movie night at the Atrium Garden Restaurant, Fremantle during the school holidays on Tuesday 26 September from 5.30pm. Dinner starts at 5.30pm, then settle the kids in at 6pm to watch Moana while you enjoy your own dinner.
  • Bibbulmun Track Camp Cooking for Kids

    Kalamunda | Dates: 27 – 27 Sep, 2017
    These school holidays kids enjoy a 4km return walk along the Bibbulmun Track to a typical campsite where they learn camp cooking on Tuesday 27 September. In a beautiful bush setting children will learn camp cooking through hands-on experience and make things like damper and pizza!
  • Children's Enchanted High Tea

    Fremantle | Dates: 27 – 27 Sep, 2017
    If you go down to the woods today, you're sure of a BIG surprise... an Enchanted Children's High Tea in Fremantle! Back by popular demand, Esplanade Hotel Fremantle by Rydges presents a very special school holiday event that will delight your little ones from start to finish.
  • WASO Kids Concert - Jump, Jam, Jiggle!

    Perth | Dates: 28 – 30 Sep, 2017
    In these 50-minute interactive workshop performances with WASO, children will enjoy a hands-on musical journey of instrument playing, song and dance inspired by the music of Holst's The Planets. At the conclusion of the performance, children can "Meet the Musician" to learn more about the instruments of the orchestra and the people who play them.

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