Event Calendar

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.

FAMILY ATTRACTIONS

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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FAMILY EVENTS & FESTIVALS

See what's on for families and children in Perth and surrounds this month!
  • Collector Zone! Toy & Hobby Fair - August

    Craigie | Dates: 20 – 20 Aug, 2017
    The Collector Zone! Toy & Hobby Fair is on Sunday 20 August, from 9.30am - 2pm at Craigie Leisure Centre. Loads of cool collectables will be for sale including comics, graphic novels and retro video games, you can see life size Star Wars droids zipping around and there will be plenty of photo opportunities.
  • WA Maritime Museum Family Fun Day

    Fremantle | Dates: 20 – 20 Aug, 2017
    Come along to the WA Maritime Museum Family Fun Day on Sunday 20 August for your last chance to the Voyage to the Deep exhibition. From 9.30am - 5pm make the most of your final opportunity to climb aboard a giant replica Nautilus submarine and discover the mysteries of the deep sea in this interactive exhibition, plus heaps of fun activities.
  • Habits of Horses Open Day

    Mundaring | Dates: 20 – 20 Aug, 2017
    Mundaring Arts Centre presents Habits of Horses from 12 August. The project will bring curated exhibitions together with community artists, with an impressive line-up of workshops, events, cultural celebrations and a community Open Day on 20 August. The Open Day invites all members of the community to take part in a huge range of free horse-related arts activities and events
  • Dinosaur Discovery: Lost Creatures of the Cretaceous

    Perth | Dates: 20 Aug, 2017 – 28 Jan, 2018
    Prepare for a close encounter with the most extraordinary creatures to ever walk the earth. Featuring more than 23 moving, life-size animatronic models of the Cretaceous period (145-66 million years ago), Dinosaur Discovery: Lost Creatures of the Cretaceous is like nothing you've ever experienced!
  • Disney's Beauty and the Beast

    Perth | Dates: 25 Aug – 03 Sep, 2017
    APAN Entertainment presents Disney's Beauty and the Beast at the Regal Theatre from 25 August - 3 September, 2017. Be our Guest to see Beauty and the Beast. By arrangement with Music Theatre International (Australasia) and Hal Leonard Australia. APAN Entertainment production of Beauty and the Beast is here!
  • Kings Park Festival

    West Perth | Dates: 01 – 29 Sep, 2017
    Kings Park and Botanic Garden is excited to present the 2017 Kings Park Festival which is celebrating 'Where the Wildflowers Are!' from 1 - 30 September 2016. Western Australian wildflowers will form the stunning backdrop to a month long extravaganza of walks and talks, outdoor exhibitions, art installations and fun for all the family.

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