Set on the banks of the Swan River, Perth City is often described as the most isolated city of its size in the Western World.

Boasting more hours of sunshine than any other capital City in Australia, the pleasant weather and diverse mix of urban, coastal and culinary experiences makes Perth an ideal holiday destination for both domestic and international visitors.

The whole region around Perth has been likened to one big holiday resort with multiple attractions, miles of clean beaches and waterways, award-winning wineries, adventure activities of every kind and accommodation to suit all budgets. Are you planning a trip to Perth? Look no further, and start your journey with us.

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

Destination Perth Holiday Planner

A comprehensive guide to find out what to do while visiting the city of Perth and surrounding regions.
View the online version of the Destination Perth Holiday Planner

There are so many great ways to spend a day in Perth.

We've put together some of our favourite spots to help you discover the natural beauty and fantastic experiences on offer.

Quokka Selfie, Rottnest Island

Explore Perth

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Things to do & places to go

Finding what to do in Perth starts here. There are plenty of indoor and outdoor activities to enjoy.

Family, Rottnest Island

Fun for the whole family

Perth has many places of activities and interest for children and families from fun parks and zoos, to museums and science centres.

Fremantle Markets, Fremantle

Potter through a weekend market

Visit a local market this weekend for arts and craft, unique gifts and fresh local produce.

Walking trails in Perth

Get out on foot along Perth's top trails

Perth is the perfect destination for setting out on foot, and most of the tracks and trails can be easily explored in one day.

Shopping, Northbridge

Enjoy a little retail therapy

Perth offers a host of shopping options. Stock up on trendy beach fashions, buy unique Aboriginal art, discover antiques or find special gifts to suit your loved ones. 

Outdoor cinemas in Perth

Catch a movie at an outdoor cinema

Pack a picnic and a rug and head to one of Perth's many outdoor cinemas to see the latest releases, an old classic or something alternative.

What's on in Perth

There’s plenty of things to do in Perth. Here’s your guide to what’s happening around this great city.

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    Experience food from around the globe as you immerse yourself in this market setting. Held each Friday during the warmer season, Forrest Place will come alive...
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    Watch human-interest short documentary films while enjoying a chilled glass of wine or beer! Every Wednesday and Sunday until 21 December, three short films...
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    If you are visiting Mandurah and looking for a creative experience, go and paint with the Mandurah Plein Air Artists (Inc). This friendly group of plein air...
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    Kick off your weekend with FEEL GOOD FRIDAY at Prince Lane! Join Prince Lane in the Public Bar for good vibes and Friday specials* $8 pints of Running with...
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    Running every Thursday, Friday & Saturday evening, the S&J Cocktail Trail is a self-guided cocktail experience across Sneaker & Jean's four epic venues! Kicking...
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    After a stellar season at Fringeworld 2021 Underground Comedy Showcase at The Rechabite is returning for regular monthly shows on the first Friday of every...
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    Oasis Comedy Club is the newest weekly Comedy Fixture at The Brisbane Hotel. Every Friday and Saturday night Oasis Comedy Club will host the best of Australian...
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    A captivating exhibition filled with some of the finest examples of Greek sculpture, armour, jewellery, vases and ancient sporting artefacts. From the sporting...

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.

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.