Thrill-seekers and adrenaline junkies rejoice with the scope of action and adventurous things to do in the Perth region.
Whether it’s on the water, on land or in the air, you're sure to find an activity that caters to your sense of adventure all within a very short distance of Perth city.
Perth provides an abundance of adventurous things to do on its rivers, canals and beaches. You can explore the Swan River on a kayak or go on a boat cruise. Take to the high seas on a replica tall ship or go jet skiing in Rockingham. You can even head towards WA’s south and explore the Mandurah canals by boat cruise or jet ski.
The adventures on water are truly endless. Go open ocean jetboating off Fremantle or learn to surf along Perth’s stunning coast. You can also have a go at kiteboarding, stand up paddle boarding (SUP), wake boarding, jet packing or jet blading. Explore the rich marine life on an eco-cruise or snorkelling tour, or head out on a boat charter and deep sea fishing adventure.
On land, tackle the famous sand dune formations of Lancelin, hire a bike or go on a Segway tour in Fremantle or Perth City, or hit one of the many walking tracks and cycling trails in the Perth Hills and Peel region. Coupled with activities such as abseiling, rock climbing, paintballing, camel riding and tree adventures, there really is a stack of outdoor activities to do and see in the beautiful bush surrounds of Perth.
There's an adventure-based aviation experience guaranteed to give you an adrenaline rush in Perth, including hot air ballooning and skydiving. From Perth City, you can enjoy a sea plane flight from Rockingham and the Mandurah and Peel region also offer some high speed aviation activities!
Adventure on the water
With pristine beaches and winding rivers, Perth is the perfect place for adventurous water-based activities. Kayak on the Swan River, jet ski in Mandurah, learn to surf at Scarborough Beach, snorkel at Rottnest Island or go on a deep-sea fishing adventure.
Adventure on land
Do you feel the need for speed? Or perhaps you just like exploring the great outdoors. Well, Perth has you covered! The city offers a wide range of activities and tours for those seeking adventures with the earth beneath their feet (or wheels!) as well as fantastic sports such as golf.
Adventure in the air
From the exhilarating thrill of a skydive, to the tranquillity of a hot air balloon ride and scenic flights to Rottnest Island, there's an adventure based aviation experience guaranteed to get your adrenalin rushing.
Perth's outdoor lifestyle lends itself to adventurous experiences from skydiving to jet skiing.
Outdoor Activities & Adventure attractions
Perth’s amazing climate lends itself to outdoor living and adventure! Find a range of fun outdoor and sporting attractions all over Perth.
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