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 friendly things to do, the kids will never get bored. 

The next school holiday period will take place from Saturday 2 July 2022 -  Sunday 17 July 2022. Check back soon for what's on over the next school holidays! In the meantime, see some upcoming family events in Perth below.

Upcoming Events
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    Get a taste of Asia as on a walking foodie adventure through Vic Park's vibrant Chinatown! This small group guided tour will take you through a range of...
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    This unique exhibition in Perth invites you to step into the universe of the greatest masterpieces of Michelangelo, seen from a totally new perspective. The...
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    This year’s exhibition celebrates 30 years, featuring 49 works by 2021 Year 12 Visual Arts graduates from 32 schools across WA. WA's talented young artists are...
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    For a one-of-a-kind Sunday Session in the beautiful Swan Valley head along to Elmar's in the Valley. Sit under the gumtrees in their expansive Biergarten and...
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    Yamaji/Noongar curator Tui Raven has brought together works from First Nations artists across Western Australia, in Collective Ground, the first exhibition of...
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    For the month of May, you can choose from Core Cider's two Fruit Picking Tours! At this time of year you can expect to see Persimmons, Quince, Pomegranates and...
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    Celebrate the end of your week in the space between loud and bright, dark and peaceful, at Open Light, Open Sound. The Old Gaol and the WA Museum Boola Bardip...
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    To Peace As a response to the war in the Ukraine, Fremantle Chamber Orchestra, led by Rachael Aquilina, presents Vivaldi’s sad Sinfonia ''al Santo Sepolcro''...

Family Holiday Offers

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

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

Aloft Perth

Earn while you eat with off 10% off Food & Beverages!

Let Marriott Bonvoy take you further whilst you explore our beautiful Perth City. Stay and play at Aloft Perth, devouring delish cuisines and cocktails or playing foosball or making a splash in the pool. Their Marriott Bonvoy program gives you access benefits including 10% Food & Beverage in Springs Kitchen and W XYZ Bar, exclusive member accommodation rates, complimentary buffet breakfast for kids aged 12 or below.

Valid until 31 December 2022.

Crowne Plaza Perth

Family Holiday Package

Looking for a fun escape with the family? Why not take advantage of Crowne Plaza Perth’s amazing family holiday package and adventure in your own backyard. The family will love what Crowne Plaza has to offer, with complimentary bike hire & breakfast, spacious family-size rooms, a stunning infinity pool, and a kids' menu fit for every little King and Queen.

Valid between 14 March – 31 December 2022.

Dwellingup Adventures

Paddle 'n' Picnic tour 10% OFF!

Spend the day picnicking, paddling and swimming as you meander downstream through the beautiful Murray River on a Paddle 'n' Picnic half day or full day self-guided tour. Suitable for novices, families, groups - no experience required. All tours depend on suitable river conditions. Bookings essential. 

Half day – use promo code HALFDAY10PERCENTOFF

Full-day – use promo code FULLDAY10PERCENTOFF

Valid until 30 June 2022. 

Dwellingup Adventures - White Water Rafting

Dwellingup Adventures

Fast Water Rafting 10% OFF!

Want to feel the thrill of some rapids in your own backyard? This self-guided tour leads you through long pools, fast-moving channels and some small rapids making for an exciting day on the water for novices right through to the experienced. All tours depend on suitable river conditions. Bookings essential. Use promo code - FWR10PERCENTOFF

Valid until 31 August 2022

Escape This

Worlds of Adventure Await at Perth's only CBD Escape Rooms

Seek adventure this Autumn at Perth’s best escape rooms with Escape This. Will you choose to live out your Harry Potter fantasies in The Wizard’s Chamber, flee a Pirates ship, escape Dracula’s undead grasp, or set sail for Pirate Island? Whichever escape you choose, Worlds of Adventure Await! Book your Escape This escape today. 

Valid until 31 May 2022.

Gravity Discovery Centre & Observatory 

The Gravity Discovery Centre Day Visit

Visitors who book online to visit the Gravity Discovery Centre during the daytime will receive a 10% discount when using the code GDCDAY10. Explore the 3 indoor galleries, climb the leaning tower of Gingin or explore the solar system on our solar system walk.

Valid until 31 May 2022. 

Joondalup Resort

FREE Kids Staycation

Attention all kids! Have some fun at Joondalup Resort and bring your parents along to YOUR FREE staycation. Starting from $269* kids will receive multiple inclusions. Parents get a bottle of wine upon arrival as well. If you stay a second night on the bed and breakfast rate for 2 adults and 2 children, 12 and under, you'll receive a $30 credit to use inhouse. So visit Joondalup Resort today! *Conditions apply

Valid until 31 August 2022.

Joondalup Resort

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! With multiple inclusions, this is the perfect staycation for you and your family. *Conditions apply

Valid until 23 December 2022.

Paintball Skirmish

Autumn Combat Pack $75 per person

Experience a day of friendly battle at Paintball Skirmish in the Swan Valley. Package includes entry, gear hire, 400 paintballs, team photos. Plus, get a FREE sausage sizzle on weekend sessions. Book your party troops for a day of combat today. Morning and afternoon sessions.

Valid until 30 June 2022.

Perth Explorer

Perth Explorer

Hop-On Hop-Off on an iconic Double Decker Bus around Perth

Enjoy the best sights of Perth and Kings Park on top of an iconic open top double decker bus. No other tour vehicle can offer such a birds eye view of all the top attractions. Enjoy a full commentary (in 8 different languages) as our experienced and professional drivers take you on a tour of our beautiful city and park.

Valid until 31 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.

SeaLink Rottnest Island

Go Free, Go Blue. Kids travel FREE with SeaLink!

Go FREE with SeaLink and take the kids on an adventure to discover Rottnest Island today! It has never been more affordable to visit the island on their very special free Rottnest Island ferry fares for kids. For every adult fare, receive one child fare free of charge.* Go Free, Go Blue. Way to Go SeaLink! *T&Cs Apply.

No expiry date.

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!
  • Trees Adventure is Australia's premier tree top adventure ropes experience. The 4 parks in Western Australia, Victoria and New South Wales feature...
  • Featured in 2019 Guinness World Record Gamer’s Edition and Lonely Planet, The Nostalgia Box is a celebration of video games and the people that made...
  • Come and enjoy a fun, educational and REAL reptile experience! Hold a cuddly python or scaly lizard and enjoy other wildlife including venomous snakes...
  • The Bibbulmun Track is one of the world's great long distance walk trails, stretching nearly 1000kms from Kalamunda in the Perth Hills to Albany. It...
  • Caversham Wildlife Park & Zoo is situated in Whiteman Park and houses one of the largest collections of native fauna in Western Australia. Whilst at...
  • The next time you are wanting a Nyoongar cultural experience, come out to the picturesque Avon Valley, to the Bilya Koort Boodja – Centre for Nyoongar...
  • Located in the heart of Fremantle, the WA Maritime Museum is packed with famous stories and vessels that highlight WA’s historic, sporting and...
  • The Mandurah Performing Arts Centre is one of Australia's premier regional performing and visual arts centres. Mandurah is located south of Perth and...

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.

Autumn in Perth

You don't have to wander far to find wide open spaces, awe-inspiring scenery, and a world of autumnal adventure in the Perth region.