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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!
  • Perth Zoo's Breakfast with the Elephants

    South Perth | Dates: 20 – 20 Feb, 2016
    Join us for Australia's first Breakfast with the Elephants! Join Perth Zoo for Australia's first Breakfast with the Elephants on 20 February, 5 March and 30 April. The morning includes a talk by one of our elephant keepers, endless photo opportunities, a delicious breakfast and more.
  • World's Biggest Playgroup Day

    Perth | Dates: 19 – 19 Mar, 2016
    Ahoy matey! Get into the nautical theme and bring the family to enjoy a carnival atmosphere at Elizabeth Quay on Saturday 19 March, 10am - 3pm. A free family event for kids aged 0-12. Enjoy spectacles on the water, free rides and activities and face painting.
  • The Joondalup Festival

    Joondalup | Dates: 19 – 20 Mar, 2016
    The 2016 Joondalup Festival will be held on Saturday 19 March from 2pm - 10pm and Sunday 20 March from 12pm to 7pm. The City of Joondalup wants to encourage festival attendees to use their imaginations and creativity.
  • Camp Cooking for Kids

    Kalamunda | Dates: 12 – 12 Apr, 2016
    School holiday fun! A return 4km walk to a typical Bibbulmun Track campsite where kids learn to make things like damper and pizza and get to eat their creations. Kids will love the hands-on camp cooking.

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