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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!
  • Kids Cushion Concert - S(w)ing Along with EChO

    Kwinana | Dates: 26 – 26 Oct, 2016
    The West Australian Symphony Orchestra presents a Kids Cushion Concert on Wednesday 26 October at Darius Wells Library and Resource Centre, Kwinana. WASO's 15-piece Education Chamber Orchestra (EChO) perform a fun 50-minute shows that introduce young children to the instruments of the symphony orchestra.
  • Rottnest Island Carnivale

    Rottnest Island | Dates: 29 – 29 Oct, 2016
    Rottnest Island Carnivale is back again on Saturday 29 October, with a full day and night of festivities raising funds for our very important charity partner, Telethon. Come over with your family and friends for an exciting island-wide celebration with loads of free entertainment and activities
  • Boo at the Zoo 2016

    South Perth | Dates: 29 – 29 Oct, 2016
    Join Perth Zoo for a wicked night of frightful fun on Saturday 29 October, 5pm - 8pm. Calling all ghouls and goblins for Perth Zoo’s spook-tacular Halloween event. Dress to impress in your favourite Halloween costume, bring your own torch and trick-or-treat bag and follow the trick-or-treat trail.
  • Happy Halloween

    Claremont | Dates: 30 – 30 Oct, 2016
    Wash your claws, brush your fangs and dress up for Perth's biggest Halloween carnival on Sunday 30 October 2016 at Claremont Showgrounds' Sideshow Alley. Get dressed in your best Halloween costume and buy your tickets to a spooktacular event where your family can trick or treat in safety.
  • The Gruffalo & the Gruffalo's Child

    Perth | Dates: 30 – 30 Oct, 2016
    Children and parents alike will be captivated as their favourite story books come to life on the big screen with magical scores performed live by the West Australian Symphony Orchestra and the films projected onto a big screen above the stage on Sunday 30 October at 1pm and 3pm.
  • Snugglepot and Cuddlepie - Mandurah Performing Arts Centre

    Mandurah | Dates: 03 – 03 Nov, 2016
    The timeless charm of May Gibbs' classic Snugglepot and Cuddlepie comes to life on stage for children 5-10 when a new Australian adaptation plays at Mandurah Performing Arts Centre on Thursday 3 November at 1pm and 6.30pm.

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