School Holiday Fun in Perth

The school holidays are a great time to experience Perth and surrounds with your kids and with so many family fun things to do, the kids will never get bored. 

The next school holiday period will take place from Friday 17 December 2021 - Sunday 30 January 2022. Check out what's happening in Perth for kids and families over the summer school holidays below - bookmark this page, there is more to come!

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    Enjoy a fun-packed day out at The Orchard Perth during the school holidays. Book into a fun day at The Orchard Perth, only 45 minutes from Perth. The kids will...
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    Enjoy a relaxed morning of live music, free activities and a BBQ in the sunshine outside the City of Bayswater Civic Centre. The City is working to reduce...
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    Celebrating Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island cultures, the annual Birak Concert boasts a stellar line up of indigenous entertainment. Birak is the Nyoongar...
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    The City of Perth Australia Day Skyworks is returning in 2022! Since its conception in 1985, Skyworks has become the largest community event in Western...

Family Holiday Offers

Check out the great family offers and deals available this summer.

Make sure to check the individual terms and conditions as some offers may be subject to block out dates.

ADAMS Pinnacle Tours

25% off selected Rottnest Island Bus and Train Tours 

Book online using promotion code SUMMER2122 and receive 25% off Rottnest Island tours - choose from the 1.5 hr Bayseeker Coach tour, 4 hr Grand Island Train/Coach tour or the 2 hr Oliver Hill Train and Tunnel tour. Valid for adult, concession, and child fares. Not applicable for the Island Explorer Hop on, Hop off bus or Quokka Hopper on demand service.

Valid until 31 March 2022.

Crown Metropol Perth

Crown Metropol Perth

Poolside Fun

Live the resort life with the ultimate poolside getaway complete with delicious cheeseburgers and fries for the kids and cocktails for the adults. To sweeten the deal, there’s also an in-room movie, valet parking and 12pm check-out. Not to mention free kids’ breakfast with each paying adult.

Valid until 28 February 2022.

Crown Promenade Perth

Holidays Start Now

Spend time with loved ones and enjoy those precious moments with a night’s stay at Crown Promenade complete with buffet breakfast for the family, an in-room movie and 12pm check-out. From $259* per night in a Superior King or Twin room.

Valid until 28 February 2022.

Crown Towers Perth Savour Summer

Crown Towers Perth

A Time to Remember

A stay at Crown Towers is the most luxurious way to relax and enjoy the summer with your family. Create lasting memories with an overnight stay in a Deluxe room with buffet breakfast for the family, light refreshments poolside, an in-room movie and valet parking.

Valid until 28 February 2022.

Crowne Plaza Perth

School Holiday Staycation

Take advantage of Crowne Plaza Perth's amazing summer sale (up to 45%* off) these school holidays and adventure in your own backyard. The family will love what Crowne Plaza has to offer, with complimentary bike hire, spacious family-size rooms, a splashtastic pool (not to mention relaxing Cabanas for the parents!) and a new Gusti’s new kids’ menu fit for every little King and Queen. Terms and conditions apply.

Valid 14 October 2021 - 31 January 2022, for stays until 31 March 2022.

Duxton Hotel Perth

Family Fun-Cation

Kids stay & eat breakfast for FREE! Stay in a Deluxe king or twin room with breakfast at Firewater Grille, valet parking for one vehicle, confectionery show bags for the kids, bottle of wine for the adults, in-room movies for everyone to enjoy and late 12 noon checkout. From $290 for 2 adults and 2 children (12 years and under). Need another room? Receive 15% off the daily best available rate on your second room (interconnecting available), please contact the hotel directly. Book directly toll free through hotel reservations on 1800 681 118, or email

Valid for bookings until 30 January 2022, for stays 17 December 2021 - 30 January 2022.

Fraser Suites Perth

Fraser Suites Perth

Two Bedroom Family Vay-cay

Enjoy the ultimate family vay-cay in a luxurious Two Bedroom Apartment. Make the most out of your 5-star hotel experience with a midday late check-out. Click "Book now" below, email or call 9261 0000 and quote the promo code HOLIDAY. T&C's apply. Subject to availability at time of booking.

Valid until 31 January 2022.

Gravity Discovery Centre and Observatory

Gravity Discovery Centre and Observatory

School Holiday Fun - 10% Discount

School Holiday Program participants in Rocket Making and Space Explorers programs during January quote DP22 to gain 10% discount.

Valid until 28 January 2022.

Perth Explorer

Perth Explorer

20% Off Hop on Hop off Tours of Perth & Kings Park

Enjoy the best sights of Perth & Kings Park on top of an iconic open top double decker bus with professional & entertaining commentary for the whole family. No other tour vehicle can offer such a birds eye view of our beautiful city and Park. Use SUMMER discount code to book.

Valid until 28 February 2022.

Joondalup Resort & Country Club

Family Fun Package

Take a mini staycation with the family and have some fun at Joondalup Resort. Starting from $299* midweek and $319* on weekends, take a dip in the pool, watch some movies and whack some golf balls!

Valid until 28 February 2022.

Perth Go Surf

Kids School Holiday Surf Course 

Get your kids off the computer and into the surf this summer. Surfing is a great sport that teaches patience, ocean awareness, surf safety and surfing technique, and not to mention a whole lot of fun! Conducted in a safe and controlled environment by professional, fully qualified surf instructors.

Valid until 31 January 2022.

Pirate Ship Mandurah

Enjoy 15% off the 45 minute Pirate Cruise

Come aboard for a fun filled 45 minute cruise the whole family can enjoy. Let the kids steer the pirate wheel or ring the bell as you relax and take in the amazing scenery and lookout for the wildlife that call the Mandurah canals home, including the famous bottlenose dolphins. Enter the promo code Summer15 at the checkout.

Valid until 25 December 2022.

Rottnest Express

WA Kids Under 12 Travel Free with Rottnest Express’s Quokka Club!

Holiday smiles start with Rottnest Express’s Quokka Club membership program. Sign your children under 12 years of age up to Rottnest Express’s Quokka Club and not only do they travel free each and every time until they turn 13, but they receive a complimentary drink and snack on their first journey, a Quokka Club Passport, and bonus stamp rewards with every journey. Sign up to the Quokka Club today.

Available all-year round

Rottnest Fast Ferries

Kids Travel Free Club

Sign up to the Rottnest Fast Ferries kids travel free special and WA kids travel free. TWO kids travel FREE with every full paying adult. An email will be sent each season with a new booking code to book your kids travel free. The booking code will be valid for bookings made in each season for travel any time of the year, bookings must be made online only.

Booking code valid for bookings made in each season for travel any time of the year.

Salt and Bush Eco Tours

$40 off Family Nocturnal Wildlife Tours 

Take your family on a summer night's adventure with a 2-hour Nocturnal Wildlife Walk including hot chocolate and cookies. $40 discount is available for 2 Adults and 2 kids (under 16) - $200 family rate.

Valid until 27 February 2022.

Westcoast Jet

10% OFF Jet Boat Thrill Ride Tickets
Get 10% OFF each ticket for the incredible WestCoast Jet Boat Thrill Ride Experience! Blast off into the open seas, hold on tight as you experience a generous combo of high-speed manoeuvres like fish tails, slide-outs, power stops, wave surfing and 270-degree spins!

Valid until 1 February 2022.

Perth Family Attractions

Looking for fun and exciting things to do with the kids? There are a bunch of great family attractions in Perth to choose from!
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  • Ranger Red's Zoo & Conservation Park is a boutique, hands-on zoo, in a lush setting on the banks of the Murray River not far from Mandurah. What makes...
  • Oasis Supa Golf and Adventure Putt located in the beautiful Swan Valley, approximately 30 minutes North East from the Perth CBD. SUPA GOLF is a...
  • The Mandurah Performing Arts Centre is one of Australia's premier regional performing and visual arts centres. Mandurah is located south of Perth and...
  • Mandurah, Western Australia’s largest regional city and less than an hour from Perth, is set against a backdrop of magnificent beaches and an estuary...
  • Located on 50 acres of natural bushland, Hoddywell Archery Park is WA’s favourite archery destination for the public to have a go with a bow in a fun...
  • Lake Leschenaultia is a beautiful, unique recreational lake nestled in the scenic bush land of Perth Hills, in the charming village of Chidlow...

Family Fun in Perth

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, Perth has it all.
Novotel Vines Resort Mini Golf Course, Swan Valley

Outdoor Places to Explore

With its outdoorsy culture, sunny Mediterranean climate and mild winters, Perth is a perfect city for nature lovers year-round. Here are 7 of our favourite outdoor spots to explore with your family, making amazing Perth memories to remember.

Elizabeth Quay, Playground

Play Spaces in Perth City

With newly developed world-class playgrounds Perth City is a kids wonderland - one that is surely going to make it hard for the kids to leave.

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 amusement rides to mini golf.

Caversham Wildlife Park, Swan Valley

Zoos, Wildlife Parks and Animal Farms

Perth and surrounds boasts a diverse range of wildlife experiences and natural wonders to discover including zoos and wildlife parks and animal farms.


Educational Fun

If you're looking for some educational fun for kids there is plenty to choose from in Perth. From art galleries and museums to wildlife santuaries and caves.

Holiday Inn - Ivy and Jack

Family Dining

Enjoy a range of family-friendly dining in Perth, from buffets to free kids meals, restaurants with kids menus and cafes with play areas.

Family Fun Ideas

If you need more ideas for what to do with the kids in Perth, check out our latest blogs.
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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.