Perth boasts sunny weather, fresh produce, a relaxed outdoor lifestyle and plenty of exciting things to see and do.

Sapphire blue ocean, porcelain white sand beaches, a picturesque wine region, rapidly developing entertainment hubs, maritime heritage and one of the most spectacularly unspoilt coastlines in the world. And best of all, it's all on offer within a short distance of the city centre. Visit a Perth attraction, join a tour and find amazing places to dine.

You don’t have to break the bank to find the top things to do near and around Perth. There are always plenty of cheap, or even free, fun activities available all year round and at any time of the day or night. Forget about the 'Top 10 Things to do in Perth' lists, keep scrolling to discover the very best Perth city has to offer today!

Nature and Wildlife

Perth is sprawling with stunning nature reserves, marine parks and forests where you can get up close to our stunning flora and fauna all year round.

Swan Valley, Caversham Wildlife Park

Nature and Wildlife Attractions

From wildlife parks and zoos to nature reserves and parks, there are plenty of places to visit in Perth to get back to nature.

Nature and Wildlife Tours

Experience our unique wildlife and stunning forests and flora up close on a nature and wildlife tour.

Swim with dolphins tour, Rockingham Wild Encounters

Nature's Calendar

WA boasts spectacular natural events and attractions. Occurring at particular times or seasons of the year, these natural events offer unique opportunities for visitors to be touched by nature. 

Quokka, Rottnest Island

Wildlife Encounters

Perth and surrounds boasts diverse wildlife experiences and natural wonders to discover. From marine life to marsupials, there are a range of unique wildlife encounters on offer.

Serpentine Falls

National, Nature and Marine Parks

Discover some stunning scenery on offer in the national, nature and marine parks of Perth and surrounds which you can explore by foot, bike, or snorkel!

Walking Trail, Perth Hills

Perth Walking Trails

Perth is the perfect destination for setting out on foot! Most of the tracks and trails can be easily explored in one day and others can take several days with accommodation options along the way. 

Swan River Cycle Trail, Perth City

Perth Cycle Trails

Perth has a comprehensive network of cycle and dual-use paths in the central city and beyond. Find some of the most popular routes for leisure and mountain cyclists in Perth. 

Wildflower Trails, Perth

Wildflowers Season

Enjoy WA's precious natural treasures at a number of sights around Perth and surrounds from September - November.

Action and Adventure

Looking for thrilling and fun things to do in Perth? There is an abundance of fishing spots, golf courses and watersports so you can enjoy the great outdoors of Perth.

Fremantle Prison, Fremantle

Adventure Attractions

Whether you're in the water, amongst the trees or exploring a cave there are plenty of adventure attractions to choose from in Perth.

Rotorvation Helicopters - Scenic Rottnest Island flight

Adventure Tours

Take to the air, water or land and join an adventurous tour in Perth.

Novotel Vines Resort Golf Course, Swan Valley

Golf Courses

Few cities come close to the quality and variety of courses available in WA. Perth's clear blue skies and variety of scenic landscapes are ideal for creating spectacular golf courses. 

Kayaking, Rottnest Island

Watersports

Perth provides an abundance of things to do on its rivers, canals and beaches, from kayaking, through to paddle boarding, snorkeling and surfing.

Swan River Seaplanes - Rottnest Island

Scenic Flights

Take to the skies on an exhilarating scenic flight aboard an aeroplane, helicopter or sea plane! There's an adventure based aviation experience guaranteed to get your adrenalin rushing in Perth.

Family Fun in Perth

Perth offers plenty of exciting things to do with the whole family. Have a day of fun and venture at the zoo or an amusement or water park.

Family Attractions

Treat your family to a fun day out in Perth and visit one of these family favourite attractions.

Elmar's in the Valley, Beer Garden

Family Dining

Looking for somewhere to go for breakfast, lunch or dinner for the whole family? Check out this list of great family-friendly dining venues in Perth.

Heart of Gold Discovery Trail

Family Friendly Tours

If you're travelling around Perth with kids, join one of these tours that are perfect for families of all ages and sizes.

Perth's Outback Splash, Waterslide

Amusement and Fun Parks

Come and experience the fun side of Perth at a variety of amusement and fun parks, from water parks and amusement rides to mini golf and mazes.

Perth Zoo - Giraffe

Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Perth and surrounds boasts a diverse range of wildlife experiences and natural wonders to discover including national parks, zoos and wildlife parks and and gardens.

Eat and Drink

Experience all the best food Perth has on offer from cheap eats and coffee to high teas and weekend markets.

Gourmet Escape Italian Dinner

Dine in Perth

Find some great places to eat and drink in Perth - we've got top notch restaurants, casual cafes, wineries and breweries, orchards, bakeries and more!

Vineyards of the Swan Valley on a wine tour with Up Close and Local Tours

Food and Wine Tours

Explore Perth's gourmet delights on a food and wine tour of Perth City, Swan Valley, Perth Hills and more.

Swan Valley Trails

Food and Wine Trails

Food and wine trails are a fabulous way to enjoy Perth's amazing produce, locally crafted beer and cider and award-winning wines.

Cocktails at Wolf Lane, Perth City

Perth Small Bars and Pubs

Perth's laneways and rooftops are a buzz with small bars and in the surrounding suburbs, from Fremantle to the Perth Hills you'll find historic pubs and taverns to enjoy a drink with friends.

Coffee shop, Perth City

Perth Coffee Spots

Perth locals love their coffee and you'll find new and trendy cafes and espresso bars all over the region.

State Buildings High Tea

High Tea in Perth

Discover all the great venues in Perth and surrounds offering sumptuous High Tea or Afternoon Tea - a great way to spend the day with family and friends.

Farmers Market

Food and Produce Markets

Visit a local market this weekend for fresh local fruit and vegetable, homemade produce such as jams, cheese and cakes and delicious food vendors.

Arts and Culture

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

Zig Zag Gallery, Perth Hills

Arts and Cultural Attractions

Wander through a local or international art exhibition, see what's on a the museum, enjoy live entertainment and learn about WA's rich history and heritage at a number of culturally significant sites and attractions.

Mandjoogoordap Dreaming

History and Heritage Tours

Join a tour to learn more about the history and heritage of a location or attraction from local experts.

Outdoor cinemas in Perth

Outdoor Cinemas

Pack a picnic and a rug and venture to one of the many outdoor cinemas around Perth during the warmer months. Catch up on the latest hits, an old classic or something alternative - it's the perfect way to spend a warm summer evening.

Two Feet & a Heartbeat

Public Art Trails

Discover a variety of amazing public and street art on a trail in Perth.

Live music at Fremantle Markets, Fremantle

Arts and Cultural Events

Check out some of the great upcoming arts and cultural events in Perth and surrounds.

Shopping, Northbridge

Shopping in Perth

From weekend markets to gift shops, Perth offers a host of shopping options. Stock up on trendy fashion, buy unique art and craft or find special gifts to suit your loved ones at a variety of retail stores, gift shops, markets around Perth.

More Shopping in Perth

Spring in Perth

Perth comes alive with colour in Spring with stunning wildflowers, amazing wildlife encounters and a variety of events and festivals to keep you busy all season long... that's Perth in spring.

Visions of Perth

Enjoy visions of our city, the quality food and wine offerings Perth has to offer, the urban lifestyle of the locals and our aquatic wonderland, just a stone's throw from the city centre.

Elizabeth Quay - Perth City

This is our city

Food and wine in Perth City

Our wine and food culture

Perth neighbourhood - cafe culture

Our urban and local lifestyle

Rottnest Island - Family adventure

Our aquatic playground