Best Perth Playgrounds
There's nothing better than a visit to one of Perth's playgrounds and parks on a glorious sunny Perth day. Perth has so many wonderful playgrounds with lots of different features to get the kids outside and active.
We'll check out the best of the best of Perth's playgrounds and let you know all about them - so you can plan an awesome day in the sun with the family.
Check out these great playgrounds, and make sure you let us know about your favourite Perth or WA playground by going to the completing the form at the bottom of the page.
North of the River
Escarpment Park Alkimos
Feels like this park is based on a story book theme, a spread out, colourful park that kids will love to explore!
Playground | BBQ's | Picnic Shelters | Water Fountains | Footpaths | Limited Parking | No Toilets | Recommended for 2yrs+
Rosslare Park Mindarie
Small fully fenced playground at a beautiful picnic and swimming spot at the north end of the Mindarie Marina
Fully Fenced Playground | Picnic Tables | Toilets | Carpark
Stage Teal Park Burns Beach
Funky park with pirate ship shaped wooden play structures, tall slide and nautical toddler cubby house.
Picnic Shelters | BBQ | Large Grassed Area | Soccer Goals | No Toilets
Annie Landing Playground Ellenbrook
Fantastic adventure play park set in a natural bush setting
Adventure Play | Toddler Play Area | Flying Fox | BBQs | Picnic Shelters | Water Fountain | Toilets
Pitstop Playground Banksia Grove
Race track playground with climbing frames and big slides for the little adventurer.
Playground | Race Track | BBQs | Picnic Shelters | Footpaths | No toilets | Limited parking
Wanneroo Rotary Park
More than you expect at this is a massive adventure playground!
Playground | Toilets | Footpaths | BBQs | Picnic Shelters
Joondalup Square Play Area
Full Fenced Toddler Playground | Seonsory Play | Cafes/Restaurants/Takeaway Nearby | Toilets (nearby) | Seating | Free Parking
Mirror Park Ocean Reef
Cute little playground, right next to this great skate and bmx park - so it's a great place to go if you have big and little kids!
Playground | Skate Park | Toilets | Footpaths
Korella Park Mullaloo
Beautiful new little park with big car play feature all kids are bound to love
Playground | Toilets | Nature Play | Bush Walks
Mullaloo Pirate Ship Playground
Adorable little pirate ship playground located on the Mullaloo Beach foreshore - great for little climbers
Playground | BBQs | Picnic Shelters | Water Fountain | Toilets
Rannoch Tay Reserve Hamersley
Fantastic little hidden nature based playground - located in quiet bushland
Nature based play | BBQ | Picnic Shelter | Water fountain | Large Grassed Area | Playground
Mawson Park Hillarys
Massive playground set in a beautiful park with a small lake. Great place for a catch up with friends or for a special family occasion.
Playground | Sensory Play | Climbing Frames | BBQ | Small Lake | Grassed Area | Footpaths | Basketball Hoop | Toilets | Picnic Shelters
Hillarys Boat Harbour
Great playground right on the water's edge
Playground | Toilets nearby | Cafe | Shaded in summer | Showers | Dinosaur Sighting | Pontoon
Broadbeach Park Hillarys
New boat shaped playground with smaller toddler play structure. Nice lake to walk or ride around and fantastic flying fox.
Flying Fox | Lake Walk | Picnic Tables | BBQ | No Toilets | Map
Carine Open Space
Playground | Toilets | BBQ | Picnic Shelters | Footpaths | Water Fountain | Shops Nearby
Beautifully fully fenced playground right near great swimming area.
Fully fenced playground | Shaded in summer | BBQ | Shower | Water Fountain | No toilets (5 mins walk) | Parking limited
Charles Riley Reserve North Beach
Big playground with double cable flying fox, sand play, sensory play and more
Playground | Flying Fox | Sand Play | Sensory Sound Play | Toilets | BBQ | Picnic Tables
Stirling Civic Gardens
Huge playground, surrounded by beautiful gardens, with a great little lake for tadpoling
Playground | Picnic Shelters | Toilets | BBQs | Small Lake | Footpaths | Close to Train Station | Lots of free parking
Millet "Spiderman" Park Innaloo
Also know as "Spiderman Park" - massive climbing frame and nature play area the kids will love!
Toddler Playground | Climbing Frame | Nature Play | Toilets | Exercise Stations | Large Grassed Area
Jackadder Lake Reserve Woodlands
Take in a walk around the lake then have a play on the huge playground!
Playground | Toddler Playground | Footpath Around Lake | Cafe Nearby | Water Fountain | Toilets | Large Shelter | Picnic Shelters | BBQs
Big adventure playground with nature based play, water play, mulit sports court, toddler playground and more!
Toilets | BBQ | Toddler Playground | Nature Play | Water Play | Multi Sports Court | Picnic Table | Water Fountain
Herdsman Lake Osborne Park
Great little playground just off Jon Sanders Drive alongside Herdsman Lake
Playground | Bushwalks | No toilets | Large Lake
Perry Lakes Reserve Ropes Challenge Playground
Challenge their balancing, swinging and coordinator skills at this fantastic ropes challenge park!
Ropes Playground | Swing | Nature Play | Seating | Water Fountain | Short Lake Walk | Cycle Path | Recommended for Kids 3yrs+
Mrs Herberts Park Claremont
Beautiful park right on the Swan River foreshore, perfect spot for a picnic on the grass under the trees and a splash in the river.
Playground | Picnic Tables | BBQ | Toilets | Swimming Spot
Riverside Gardens Bayswater
Fully fenced playground located in the beautiful Riverside Gardens in Bayswater
Fully Fenced Playground | Toilets | BBQs
Macaulay Park Inglewood
This is a great park, if you are looking for a different playground experience. Great features for big and little kids
Playground | Toddler Playground | BBQs | Drink Fountain
Nature play, musical instruments, climbing features, your kids will love this huge playground
Fully Fenced, Double Gated Playground | Toilets | Water Play Feature | Nature Play | Sensory Play | Lots of Parking | Large Grassed Area
Great playground for the little adventurer with climbing area made from blocks, a cave, nature play, water feature and unique balancing & swinging play equipment. Multi sports court next to the playground too!
Playground | Nature Play | Water Play | Multi Sports Court | Toilets | BBQ's | Picnic Shelters | Water Fountain | Large Grassed Area | Cycle/Foot Paths | Recommended for Kids 12months+
Bob Thompson Reserve Noranda
Delightful little playground with fully fenced toddler area and little adventurers can search for a t-rex dinosaur skeleton in the sand
Playground | Toddler Playground | Dinosaur Sighting | Toilets | Large Grassed Area | Water Fountain | BBQs
Braithwaite Park Mt Hawthorn
Beautifully shaded fully fenced playground. Amazing new nature play space with flying fox, water play and of course lots of nature play. The nature play space is designed for kids 10yrs+, but younger kids will love it too
Toilets | Partly Fenced Playground | Nature Playspace | Flying Fox | Water Play | BBQ
Kyilla Park North Perth
This park is like going to 4 different playgrounds in 1! It has 4 seperate sections with lots of different play equipment to suit kids of all ages
Playground | Large Grassed Area | Toilets | Shelter | Drink Fountain | Basketball Ring | Cricket Nets
Bardon Park Maylands
Beautiful playground overlooking the Swan River, with big flying fox, nature based play and lots more.
Two Playgrounds | Flying Fox | Nature Play | Water Play Features | Toilets | BBQs | Walk / Cycle Path
Jersey St Nature Playground Subiaco
Small suburban nature based playground with beautiful natural shade. Just a short walk from the Daglish Train Station
Street Parking | Picnic Table | Nature Play | No Toilets | No BBQ | MAP
Mueller Playground (Kitchener Park) Subiaco
Water feature, fully fenced toddler playground, kids will love the long ramp that winds around a huge tree, to get to the slides
Fully Fenced Playground | Sensory Play | Water Play Feature | BBQ's | Toilets
Harvey Rd Shenton Park
Beautiful little suburban nature and sensory based playground
Small playground | Nature & Sensory Based Play | Picnic Tables | No Toilets
Carrington Park Nedlands
Fully fenced toddler playground with historical feature and basketball hoop
Fully Fenced Toddler Playground | Water Fountain | Picnic Tables | Basketball Hoop | Fully Fenced Dog Park on the Outside of Toddler Playground
Oxford Street Reserve Leederville
Nature and sensory play focused, fully fenced playground right next to fantastic cafe and just a walk from the Leederville Train Station.
Nature Play | Sensory Play | Fully Fenced | Cafe | Water Fountain | Four Square | Ping Pong Table | Toilets in Cafe
Subiaco Theatre Gardens
Beautiful new nature playground close to Subiaco central and Perth City. Great natural shading and lots of grassed area for a picnic.
Nature Based Playground | Water Play Feature | Picnic Tables | BBQs | Toilets | Grassed Area
Keane's Point Peppermint Grove
Absolutely stunning location along the Swan River. Great playground, great swimming spot and you might even see some dolphins!
Playground | Toddler Playground | Picnic Shelter | BBQs | Toilets | Cafe Nearby
South of the River
Swan Canning Riverpark
Only swings here but a great place to have a splash in the river and walk along the jetty
Swings | Picnic Shelter | Toilets | Showers | Good Swimming Spot | Footpaths | Parking Over Bridge
Sir James Mitchell Park South Perth
Beautiful park with the Boatshed Cafe & Restaurant nearby, located right on the South Perth Swan River Foreshore
BBQ | Toilets Nearby | Picnic Shelters | Walk / Cycle Path | Map
Mt Henry Bridge Reserve
Get a workout while the kids play at this fabulous exercise and play park
Playground | Exercise Stations | Bottle Filling Station | Toilets | Walk / Cycle Way
Belmont Faulkner (Volcano) Park
Check out the Volcano, water play features, flying fox & more, or go to the Faulkner Park Skate Park.
Fully Fenced Playground | Toddler Playground | Giant Volcano | Toilets | BBQ's | Picnic Shelters | Grassed Areas | Flying Fox | Water Play Feature
Garvey Park Ascot
Beautiful park right on the bank of the Swan River and only minutes drive from the airport
Playground | Toilets | Cafe (Open Sat - Tues) | Water Fountain
Tomato Lake Reserve Kewdale
Beautiful reserve with it all! Great playground with climbing frame not far from the main playground. Short lake walk, BBQ's, seating, toilets, lots of grassed area, exercise stations & natural shade. Tomato Lake Cafe located close to the playground and is dog friendly (outdoor dining) - Closed Monday & Tuesday however.
Playground | Climbing Frame | Exercise Stations | BBQs | Seating | Cafe (Dog Friendly) | Lake Walk | Lots of Natural Shade | Toilets | Water Fountain | Located Approx 9km East of Perth | Main Playground Recommended for Kids 6yrs & Under
Neil McDougall Park Como
Fantastic brightly coloured playground with lots of swings, slides and things to climb. Big single cable flying fox too they'll love!
Playground | Flying Fox | Lake Walk | Exercise Stations | BBQ's | Toilets | Water Fountain
Tompkins Park (Lucky Bay) Applecross
Great little fully fenced playground along the river. Great spot for a splash or kayak in the river too
Fully Fenced Playground | BBQ's | Water Fountain | Shower | Automatic Toilets | Water Fountain | Cycle Way
Heathcote Reserve "Pirate Ship Playground" Applecross
Huge Pirate Ship Playground with great views of the Swan river
Playground | River Views | Cafe | BBQs | Picnic Shelters | Toilets
Piney Lakes Sensory Playground Winthrop
Sensory play features, perfect for the little adventures. Set alongside a beautiful little lake and bushland
Playground | Sensory Play | BBQs | Toilets | Water Fountain | Small Lake | Footpaths
Carawatha Park Willagee
Awesome playground with a focus on active play for both parents and kids
Basketball Hoop | Mini Skate Park | Football Oval | Exercise Stations | Nature Based Play | Water Play | Toilets | BBQs | Picnic Shelters
Wireless Hill Park Ardross
Learn about Perth's communication history, climb the radio tower anchor and enjoy amazing views of the river and city, and enjoy the little playground or climb some trees. Beautiful, peaceful location.
Playground | Riverviews | Toilets | BBQs | Picnic Shelters | Liberty Swing | Historical Buildings | Water Fountain | Pathed Bush Walks | Approx 10kms South of Perth | Recommended for 12 months +
Kadidjiny "Dr Seuss" Park Melville
Great park for the bigger kids who love to explore & be active with some super cool Dr Seuss themed exercise stations.
Fully fenced playground with really cool rolling grassy & blue bumps throughout.
Fully Fenced Playground | BBQs | Toilets | Themed Exercise Stations | Large Grassed Area
Pioneers Park Bibra Lake
Two big playgrounds one for bigger kids with two tall slides, and a fenced toddler playground, alongside the beautiful Bibra Lake
Playground | Fully Fenced Toddler Playground | Picnic Shelters | BBQs | Toilets
Hossack Reserve, Parkwood
Small playground with great bike track with road markings and road signage
Small playground | Bike Track | No toilets | Large Grassed Area
Bannister Nature Playground Lynwood
Nature based play in a beautiful natural setting alongside Bannister Creek
Nature Based Play | Flying Fox | Nature Walk
Riverton Jetty Park
Nature based playground recommended for kids 5 years and under. Cafe right near play area with lovely Canning River views. Parking can be difficult on a busy day.
Nature based play | Toilets | Cafe Nearby | Water Play Feature | BBQ
Glasson Park East Fremantle
Great little fully fenced playground for kids of all ages
Fully fenced playground | BBQs | Picnic tables | Water fountain | Basketball ring | No toilets
John Tonkin Park East Fremantle
Big playground located right on the Swan River edge with smaller toddler playground and beautiful river swimming area
Playground | Toddler Playground | Toilets | Cafe | BBQs | Picnic Shelters | River Swimming Spot | Walking Paths
South Beach South Fremantle
Kids will love this pirate themed playground, they can walk the plank and climb all over this pirate ship! Two great cafes nearby too.
Beachside Playground | BBQ's | Picnic Shelters | Large Gazebo | Wild Fig Cafe | South Beach Cafe | Toilets | Showers
Sir Walter Padbury Thornlie
Check out the huge dinosaur bones in the sand, and enjoy a play or run around on the big grassed area.
Playground | BBQs | Picnic Shelter | Large Grassed Area | Dinosaur Sighting | Cricket Nets | Free Parking
Partridge Way Reserve Thornlie
Great playground for families who like to be active together with lots or rope climb features and and exercise obstacle course
Playground | Exercise Equipment | Picnic Table | Basketball Hoop
Manning Park Hamilton Hill
Huge playground alongside the beautiful Manning Lake, makes a nice walk wih a play afterwards!
Playground | Lake Walk | Toilets | BBQs
Enright Reserve Hamilton Hill
Good mix of traditional and nature based play at this beautifully shaded park
Nature Based Play | Large Shelter | Large Grassed / Sports Area | Walk / Cycle Paths | No Toilets | No BBQ
Great ropes challenge equipment for the bigger kids, and smaller playground equipment for the toddlers
Ropes Playground | Toddler Playground | Cricket Nets | Football Goals | Water Fountain | No Toilets (unless sports event on)
Coogee Beach Playground
Fantastic wooden pirate ship playground on the Coogee Beach foreshore near the Coogee Beach Life Saving Club
Playground | Grassed Area | Beach Access | Showers | Cafe Nearby | BBQs | Picnic Shelters
Rockingham Foreshore Pirate Ship Playground
Kids will love exploring this big pirate ship playground set under beautiful natural shade
Playground | Toilets | BBQs | Picnic Tables | Cafe Nearby | Close to the Beach
Fantasy Park Waikiki
Kids will love exploring the fantasy creatures throughout this adventure playgrounds.
Playground | Fun Sculptures | Toilets | BBQs | Shower | Picnic Shelters | Basketball Ring | Large Grassed Area
Litchfield Circle Wandi
Small little suburban nature based playground
Nature Based Play | Sheltered Picnic Table | No Toilets or BBQ
Piara Waters Sporting Complex
Cute little playground at the Piara Waters Sporting Complex
Small Playground | Toilets (only open if sporting event on) | Water Fountain | Large Grassed Area | Sensory Play
Piara Waters Aspiri Estate
Gorgeous suburban playground in a quiet part of Piara Waters.
Small Playground | Climbing Frame | Slide | Swing | Picnic Table | No Toilets | Sensory Play Features | Map
Providence Estate Adventure Playground
Adventure playground with big twisting slide, sand play, nature based play, ramps and more! Image credit: Instgram @providence_estate
Adventure Playground | Large Grassed Area | BBQs | No Toilets | MAP
Baldivis Parks Estate
Small playground with a few play features including 4 mini trampolines
Trampolines | Climbing Frame | Swing | Basketball Hoop | Picnic Tables | BBQs | No Toilets
Karridale Loop Park Baldivis
Big park with great playground and play features across two sections of the park. Great park for riding scooters and bikes too.
Playground | Picnic Tables | BBQs | Footpaths | No Toilets
City / Central
Hyde Park North Perth
Awesome playground close to the city, with water playground
Playground | Water Playground | Lake Walk | Toilets | Drink Fountain | Disabled Swing | Climbing Trees
Kings Park - Synergy Parkland
Follow the dinosaur prints and find the ancient fossils. Playground and mist forest
Playground | Water Play Feature | Lake | Cafe | Toilets | Large Shelter | Dinosaur Sighting
Cultural Centre Creative Playspace Northbridge
Right outside the Perth Museum entrance with lots of features to keep their creative sides busy, musical instruments, stepping stones, mirrors and more...
Sensory Playground | Seating | Cafes Nearby | Toilets in Museum
John Oldham Park, Perth
Located on Mounts Bay Road, this hidden playground is set amongst beautiful gardens and has a huge slide both kids and adults will love!
Playground | Large Slide | Waterfall | BBQs | Paid Parking
Variety Place Saw Avenue Kings Park
Kids will love exploring the tunnels and caves and climbing up to the fort at this huge nature based playground
Nature Based Playground | Toilets | BBQs | Picnic Tables | Water Fountains | Footpaths | Pavilion for Hire (Fees Apply)
Woodbridge Riverside Playground
Great wooden pirate ship playground, water play features and lots more to explore at this fantastic adventure playground
Fully Fenced Playground | Toilets | All Ability Play Features | Picnic Shelters | Flying Fox | Water Play Feature
Centennial Pioneer Park Gosnells
A beautiful slice of nature with this big playground nestled under the treetop walk and thick natural shade
Playground | Treetop Walk | BBQ | Picnic Tables | Toilets | Bush Walks
Whiteman Park Playground
Huge playground with something for all ages, full fenced (except for entry) and fully shaded.
Free Entry | Free Parking | Toilets | BBQs | Picnic Shelters | Free Water Playground (seasonal) Close By
St Leonards Park Daynton / West Swan
Shady adventure playground packed with features with something for all ages. A must visit if you are in the Swan Valley!
Big Playground | Toilets | BBQs | Picnic Shelters | Large Grassed Area
Livvis Place Whiteman Edge Brabham
Massive adventure playground for all ages and abilities near the Swan Valley
Adventure Play | Toddler Play | Swings | Water Play | Nature Based Play | All Abilities Play | Sensory Play | Toilets | BBQs | Picnic Tables | Cafe Nearby (reopening Jan 10th,2016)