The Best of Perth & WA for Kids & Families

Whether it be somewhere to play, eat, or stay we've got all the information you need to help you choose the best place to do it. Not sure what you will need or what you should take? Is there a kids menu? Are highchairs available? Can you get a coffee there? Leave it to us to review every aspect to give you all the information to work out what you need to make that special day PERFECT!

Sometimes getting out and about with the kids can be expensive - so if it's things to do and places to go on a budget with the kids you are looking for we feature the best value, free and low cost things to do and places to go too!

What's On?!

What's on in Perth today?! What's on this weekend in Perth? Find out in the Perth Family Events Calendar. Community events, term programs, outdoor movies, markets, free events, festivals and more.


Find a playground near you, with lots of playgrounds located north and south of the river as well as east and in the hills, our list of playgrounds gives you information about features, facilities, maps and age recommendations.

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Free Things To Do

There are lots of great free things to do in Perth with kids that are fun and educational too. So find out where you can take the kids to enjoy some good old fashioned free fun! 

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Cheap Things To Do

If your looking for a little bit more but don't want to spend to much, here are some ideas for fun things to do with kids in Perth that cost less than $10 per person.

School Holidays

Find school holiday programs, shopping centre activities, events, activities, specials and more, to help you survive the Perth school holidays in the Kids Around Perth April School Holidays Survival Guide

Nature & Adventure Play

Find place where kids can enjoy getting back to nature without leaving the city  at these nature and nature based play spaces

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Party Time

Find ideas for a Perth Kids Party in the Perth Kids Party Guide with party services listed by category, with party information and booking information to save you time organising your child's next birthday party. 


Did you know there are many dinosaurs living among us across Perth & WA?! Find out where you can spot a dinosaur, and head out on a dinosaur adventure today.

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Skate Parks

Most of Perth's skate parks are free. It's a great way for kids to get outdoors and build their co-ordination and confidence.

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All aboard me hearties. You can hang with Pirates in Perth, at these great playgrounds, attractions and eat outs - perfect for the little pirate in your family

Play Centres

For the times when it's too hot to play outside or it's pouring down with rain - we have some great ideas for fun and active indoor play.

Casual Toddler Gyms

There are lots of fabulous and fun casual pay as you go Toddler Gyms in Perth.  This is a great way to keep toddlers active and socialising with other toddlers - and with pay as you go you are not paying for sessions that you don't attend.

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If it's eating out with the kids your are interested in we have information about the best family friendly restaurants and cafes in Perth!


Here you will find restaurants  in Perth that cater for kids, find out if they have highchairs, baby change tables, kids meals and kids activities too!

Kids Eat Free

Eating out with the kids doesn't have to be expensive. Find out where kids eat free for dinner and breakfast everyday of the week in Perth.

Water Parks

Looking for somewhere to cool off in the summer, check out Perth's fantastic water playgrounds, aquatic centres, pools and parks with water playgrounds


Find a beautiful family friendly beach in Perth where you can spend the day enjoying the sunshine

Movie Reviews

See what we think about the latest blockbuster family movies in cinemas now. Any scary stuff? Fun for adults too? Age Recommendations, find out what you need to know about the latest movies before you go.


Get the Kids Around Perth App from Google Play or the App Store and save on entry fees, coffee, kids products, photography, kids parties and more!


Win movie tickets, prize packs, entry tickets, discount books and more! Entry is easy, and you have a great chance of winning some awesome prizes! 

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Review by Kids Around Perth Reporter Lauren 21st May 2016