Discover Perth's Nature and Wildlife Experiences.

From beautiful nature parks and reserves, unique wildlife encounters, world-class walking trails. There are many beautiful nature and national parks to visit within a very easy drive of Perth City.

The Department of Parks and Wildlife (DPaW) has set up many initiatives to make parks more accessible to locals and visitors alike with the Nearer to Nature program an excellent example. Visit the nearest visitor centre for maps or visit Department of Parks and Wildlife for a full list of parks. Perth is also renowned for its stunning wildflowers in spring, fantastic walking and cycling trails and unique wildlife encounters with dolphins, seals, penguins, Quokkas and more!

Nature and Wildlife Tours

From swimming with wild dolphins and kayaking with seals to feeding kangaroos and meeting koalas you'll find heaps of nature and wildlife tours in Perth.
  • Located on the shores of beautiful Shoalwater Bay, Perth Wildlife Encounters (formerly Rockingham Wild Encounters) operates a ferry service to Penguin...
  • WA NT TOURS are the specialists for guided small group tours (English, German, Swiss German, French and other languages on request) with more than 21...
  • Experience the best of Western Australia’s incredible natural environment with Mandurah Cruises. There’s a cruise for everyone, exploring Mandurah's...
  • The Hike Collective bring guests the best opportunity within the Perth region to adventure and explore hiking trails. Due to COVID restrictions...
  • Stag Watersports operates from a safe and beautiful location on the pristine waters of Harvey Estuary, near Mandurah, Western Australia from October -...
  • Experiencing nature made easy on E-Bikes. Enjoy a guided eMountain biking experience from the people who know the Perth Hills area the best (the...
  • Explore Tours will no longer be escorting visitors around Perth and WA. Explore Tours looks forward to welcoming visitors back to Perth soon. Explore...
  • Two Feet & a Heartbeat is a multiple award-winning experiential tourism provider specialising in fully escorted tours in Perth and Western Australia...

Nature and Wildlife Attractions

Perth boasts a diverse wildlife experiences and natural to discover and wildlife to interact with.
  • Rockingham in Western Australia is where the coast comes to life. Located just 45 minutes south of Perth, this seaside city is the perfect destination...
  • Caversham Wildlife Park & Zoo is situated in Whiteman Park and houses one of the largest collections of native fauna in Western Australia. Whilst at...
  • Whiteman Park is a unique conservation and recreation reserve, covering 4,000 hectares of natural bushland and leisure facilities just 25 minutes from...
  • Stargazing on Perth's doorstep is a world-class experience! Escape bright city lights and experience the wonder of WA’s stunning Milky Way stars on...
  • Opened to the public in 1995, the Armadale Reptile & Wildlife Centre houses a large variety of native reptiles and other Australian wildlife with over...
  • Educated by Nature's mission is to build resilience, through connection, by creating opportunities for children, families and teachers to learn within...
  • Located just 25 minutes from Perth, the Swan Valley is home to more than 150 wineries, breweries, distilleries, growers and producers of artisan wares...
  • Our Team is excited to welcome you all back to plunge into the underwater world of our great West Australian Oceans. Changes have been made to ensure...

Nature and Wildlife Events

Find out what’s on in the great outdoors of Perth. Experience the vibrant nature of this stunning city and experience some amazing wildlife encounters. 
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    Sea School at AQWA is a junior workshop for ages 2-5, designed to nurture your child's curiosity as they learn about a favourite sea creature through song...
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    Off The Beaten Track WA invites you to join them for a 2 hour guided kayak experience along the South Perth shoreline, to explore the historic Swan Estuary, as...
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    Explore the picturesque Swan River on a relaxed Stand Up Paddle Board experience in the beautiful Swan Estuary Marine Park with Off The Beaten Track WA! The...
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    The whole family will be entertained by AQWA's new IN-water and ON-water show; 'Treasure Island and the Lost Mermaid Kingdom'! Be mesmerised by the underwater...
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    Join Off The Beaten Track for a half day experience paddling along the Swan River and soak up the scenery of large mature gum-trees and lush green pastures as...
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    Christmas Tree Creek Walk trail in John Forrest National Park provides panoramic views of the Perth city skyline, multiple creek crossings, spectacular...

Things To See and Do in Perth

Looking for awesome activities to do in Perth? We've got you covered, from food and drink to family fun and adventures.
The George, Perth

Eat and Drink in Perth

Perth boasts an extensive buffet from which to delight your tastebuds. The warm climate makes for sensational al fresco dining, succulent seafood and the finest local produce and wines.

Sea Lions, Seal Island, Rockingham

Nature and Wildlife in Perth

Perth offers a smorgasbord of nature and wildlife experiences. From beautiful nature parks and reserves, unique wildlife encounters, world-class walking trails. 

State Theatre Centre of WA, Perth City

Arts and Culture in Perth

Perth is alive with a spectacular mix of music, theatre, comedy, dance and visual art. This rich tapestry of cultural experiences is on offer throughout the year across the region. 

AQWA, Perth Beaches

Family Fun in Perth

Treat your kids to a fun day out in Perth! The Experience Perth region has many places of activities and interest for children whether you are after a water or fun park or something more educational.

Kayaking, Swan River, Perth City

Action and Adventure in Perth

The scope of action and adventure activities in the Perth region is outstanding. Go on a 4WD adventure, soar through the skies on a scenic helicopter flight or explore the river waters in a kayak.

Perth Drive Trails

Perth Trails

From drive trails to cycle trails, art trails to food and wine trails and whether your on foot or horseback, no matter your mode of transport or interest there is a Perth Trail for you.

Plan Your Trip to Perth

Start planning your visit by finding out what to do in Perth during the day and night. See all accommodation, tours, attractions, activities, food and drink and retail in Perth. 

Pool, Crown Towers Perth

Accommodation in Perth

You'll find a diverse range of accommodation to suit all budgets and styles all across Perth from five-star resorts to caravan parks.

Rottnest Express Eco Tour, Rottnest Island

Tours in Perth

Tours around Perth and surrounds take you to some of the most exciting and interesting holiday spots from hot air ballooning in the Avon Valley to cruising the Swan River.

Perth's Outback Splash, Maze

Attractions in Perth

There's plenty of attractions to choose from in Perth and surrounds, with fun-filled activities for all ages.

Public House, Perth City

Food and Drink in Perth

Whether its dining in an elegant restaurant overlooking the river or sampling local wines, Perth boasts an extensive buffet from which to delight your tastebuds.

Aspects of Kings Park, Perth City

Retail in Perth

Perth offers a host of shopping options to choose from - stock up on the latest fashions, buy unique art or head to a local market.

Apollo Motorhome Holidays

Hire in Perth

Looking to explore Perth on your own? There are plenty of hire options available from cars and motorhomes to bikes and kayaks.

Summer in Perth

You don't have to wander far to find a spectacular canvas of urban adventure sitting side by side with nature. Perth's endless summer shines across our city's dazzling beaches, islands and waterways.