Australia Day Family Events

Australia Day is day that many Perth & WA families like to get out to enjoy and celebrate all things Australian, with events and things to do that include, brekkies, beaches, swimming, rides, activities and more! There are plenty of exciting family friendly events and activities this Australia Day Wednesday 16th January, 2022 and leading up to the day to enjoy around Perth and WA.

City of Perth Australia Day Festival

This Australia Day the City of Perth are taking the time to Reflect, Respect and Celebrate the diverse and unique country we call home by staging events, markets, concerts and more, plus the Skyworks at 8pm with entertainment between 3pm & 7.45pm. Find out what's on this Australia Day in the city at

Australia Day Coogee Beach Festival

Enjoy a morning out at Coogee Beach with loads of free enterainment and activities with live entertainment, demonstrations, mermaids and sandcastle building on the beach and food trucks with a range of foods available for purchase. 8am - 12noon. Find more information at

Australia Day Celebrations Perry Lakes

Head to Perry Lakes Reserve for some family friendly fun this Australia Day. 10am - 1pm. Find more information at

Outback Splash Australia Day Party

Outback Splash is holding it's 8th Annual Australia Day Party, with DJ, free Aussie tattoos, prizes, watermelon eating competition, plus Zooper Doopers, lamingtons and traditional backyard sausage sizzle. General entry fees apply. Find more information at

Australia Day Rockingham

Watch performances by These Galahs, Guthrie Trio, Lights Out, and amazing local talent on stage. Get crafty with free children’s activities and treat yourself at one of the food vans from 5pm. Fireworks will end the evening at 8.30pm. Churchill Park Rockingham. Find more information at

Australia Day Big Breakfast Gosnells

Enjoy a delicious hot brekky on sale by the Rotary of Gosnells. Enjoy range of free entertainment and activities for all ages including native animals, Aussie themed craft and roving performers. 8-11am.

Castledare Miniature Railway Wilson

Ride the Castledare Miniature Railway this Austrlia Day from the Wilson Park Station between 10am - 1.30pm. Go to, for more information on run times and ticket prices.

Australia Day in Armadale

Activities for all ages such as carnival rides, a free family activity area, a variety of food stalls to tempt your tastebuds and a full program of live music showcasing some of our incredible local talent, including fireworks at 8.30pm. Minniwarra Park 5pm - 9.30pm. Get your free tickets from

Australia Day Family Fun Day Shelley Foreshore

A morning of family fun, and by family we mean your DOGS! Enjoy a 2km or 4km walk, a Canine Adventure Course, roving entertainment, stage shows and puppy parades. Plus food trucks serving up breakfast and coffee, hands on Aussie day themed activities plus the Community Citizen of the Year Awards. Find more information at 

Mandurah's Longest Australia Day Weekend

Mandurah will come alive between January 23rd - 26th to respect, reflect and celebrate our story. Highlights include: Mandurah Alive! Water Laser Light Spectacular each night (sold out), Aussie Motor Muster, Top of the Terrace Summer Bash 3.0, Musical Reflections in the Marina, Great Aussie BBQ and Citizenship ceremony and Community Citizen of the Year Awards. Find more information on these individual events at

You can find a full list of Australia Day activities and events across Perth & Regional WA at

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We make every effort to ensure all this information is up to date but should be used as a guide only. Events do get cancelled or changed and venues can close without notice. Always follow the links provided for up to date information on an event or activity. If you know of a change or cancellation then please contact us to let us know.