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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    Experience the magic of Christmas at The Orchard Perth this December. Enjoy Christmas at the Orchard this year, for a fun, family-friendly evening of Christmas...
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    After many requests, the Perth Symphony Orchestra is bringing back The Snowman. A wonderful Christmas tradition for all the family. Performed by Perth Symphony...
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    A star studded line-up of Perth’s favourite artists will be bringing you an array of Christmas songs and hits. Part proceeds go to the Perth Children’s Hospital...
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    Perth audiences are invited to the ball this Christmas season! Cinderella is the perfect traditional tale of rags to riches, full of magic, laughter, audience...
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    Bring the whole family along to see out the last sunset of 2021 at the outdoor NYE Family Countdown at The Vines Resort Swan Valley from 6pm. Finish off the...

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!

  • Lake Leschenaultia is a beautiful, unique recreational lake nestled in the scenic bush land of Perth Hills, in the charming village of Chidlow...
  • Located just 25 minutes from Perth, the Swan Valley is home to more than 150 wineries, breweries, distilleries, growers and producers of artisan wares...
  • 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...
  • Enjoy movies under the stars in the Perth Hills with the state forest providing a dramatic background to the on-screen entertainment. The season runs...
  • Joondalup has activities for all seasons. A laid-back 20 minute coastal drive from Perth will reward you with all the choices you need to fill a...
  • Perth City is in the heart of Perth and offers a variety of events, attractions, shopping, dining and entertainment. The City includes the areas known...
  • Escape This is Perth's top rated escape room centre, with 7 fully immersive rooms! Behind each door, an hour-long, adrenaline pumping, adventure...
  • Complement your Destination Perth tour with a Destination Anywhere experience at VR­ ARRIVAL: Virtual Reality CVR) at its very best! Have you ever...

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.

Koalas at Caversham Wildlife Park, 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.

The Maze

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.

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 parks and gardens.

Scitech

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.

Family Fun Ideas

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

  • Posted 5th Oct 2021
    Less than half an hour from the city centre, the Swan Valley is the perfect spot for romance, family, food and wine, and a taste of the...
  • Posted 21st Sep 2021
    The spring school holidays are a fabulous time for family-friendly fun! With the warm sunny weather firmly in the air and a great calendar...
  • Posted 31st Aug 2021
    Spring has sprung! It's time to dust off your cold-weather wardrobe, shake off those winter blues and enjoy an awesome line-up of Spring...
  • Posted 24th Aug 2021
    Pack your bags, it's time for a Perth Road Trip! It's the perfect time to get out, explore the seasonal delights of nature and get into the...
  • Posted 29th Mar 2021
    School holidays are back again, and it's time to have family fun! If you're wondering how to best enjoy the last warm days before winter...
  • Posted 18th Jan 2021
    Summer is in full swing, and it's the perfect time to get out and about with the kids! If you're planning a special day out, and want it to...
  • Posted 9th Jul 2020
    School holidays are here, so why not make the most out of some precious family time? There's no shortage of exciting things for you and the...
  • Posted 7th Jul 2020
    Winter is a time when many people across the globe rug up at home under layers of quilts and hardly move from the sofa - but not here in...

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.