Big List of Water Slides and Water Playgrounds Perth
Beat the heat this summer at Perth and WA's best water slides and water playgrounds.
Please note: these are not listed in order of our preference, they are listed randomly.
Ellenbrook Water Playground (FREE)
The Ellenbrook Water Playground (also known as Rainbow Waters) is usually turned on for summer in November. Entry and use of the playground is free and features zero level water sprays & cannons. We'll confirm here when this is operating.
Open - from November
Ages - All Ages
Hillarys Boat Harbour Pontoon & Slides (FREE)
Just a short swim off the Hillarys Boat Harbour Beach or from the jetty - this pontoon and slides can be found here all year round.
Open - All Year Round
Age - 5yrs + recommended (must be a strong swimmer)
Outback Splash @ The Maze Bullsbrook
Open for 2019 summer Outback Splash is a must do this summer with four big new tower water slides open this Summer in addition to Splash Island, Octopus Bay and The Plummet.
Open - Seasonal see website for details
Age - all ages, however most suited to 3yrs +
Maylands Waterland (closed for future renovations)
Another must do this summer for kids under 5yrs. With affordable entry for families and a series of shallow pools, a splash pad and play equipment - this one will definitely wear them out!
Open - Early November until end of April school holidays
Age - Recommended for under 5's
Just for Fun Aqua Park Mandurah & Rottnest Island
This is serious fun and not just for kids! Season starts early Dec in Mandurah & early Nov at Rottnest. Open every day at Rottnest, and everyday of the school holidays and on weekends in Mandurah. Knee Deep section for under 7's (adult supervision required) $7.50 per half hour.
Main Aqua Park for 7 yrs + from $12.50 for half an hour, family passes and all day passes available - this is a great one for the whole family with older children to enjoy together!
Open: Rottnest early November, Mandurah early December
Age: recommended for 3yrs - 7yrs Knee Deep Area, 7 yrs + for Main Aqua Park
Mooba Cafe & Cockburn Central Water Park (FREE)
Make a day of it, and catch the train, this water splash pad is right outside of the Cockburn Central Train Station and runs all year round! Lots of shade and the awesome Mooba Cafe right alongside the Water Park to enjoy a coffee. Kids can also enjoy giant outdoor games here like Connect 4 & Ping Pong.
Open: All year
Ages: All ages
Water Labyrinth Forrest Place Perth (FREE)
Heading into Perth City? Well make sure you pack a spare set of clothes as the Forrest Place Water Labyrinth runs all year round! (see the Water Labyrinth website - link in our review above to days it is turned off for events).
Open: All year (except for special events as indicated on the Visit Perth City Website)
Age: All ages
Hyde Park Water Playground (FREE)
Close to the city and located in the magnificent Hyde Park, your kids will love the tipping buckets, water cannons and sprays of the FREE water playground. Lots of grassed area for a picnic and BBQ's nearby. Great playground not far from here too.
Open: November - March
Ages: All ages, but recommended for under 12's
Craigie Leisure Centre Children's Water Playground (CHEAP)
Alongside the outdoor pool is a great zero level water playground which is fenced off from the main pool. The water playground runs all year round and you can use the water playground as part of your entry fee.
Open: All year round
Age: All ages, but recommended for under 12's
Beatty Park North Perth Waterslides (CHEAP)
Two indoor slides for the bigger kids (must meet minimum heigh requirement 1.1m) and a small frog slide for crawlers and toddlers.
Open: Pool open and access to toddler slide and two indoor slides all year round. Two indoor water slides may be closed for short period of time when lifeguards changing over.
Ages: Two indoor water slides minimum 110cm+, frog toddler slide recommended for 3 yrs & under
Review: Read the Kids Around Perth Beatty Park Review here
Armadale Aquatic Centre Water Playground (CHEAP)
Great outdoor water playground, pools and aqua slides. Just $14 for a family swim (under 2's free)
Open: from October - April
Age: all ages, but recommended for under 12's
Coogee Beach Pontoon & Water Slides (FREE)
Image Credit: www.cockburn.wa.gov.au
Swim out to the pontoon and slide into the cool ocean at the beautiful Coogee Beach. Kids will need to be strong swimmers to swim out to the pontoon and close adult supervision is required.
Open: TBC - pontoon not currently in place
Age: 5 yrs +
#19 Adventure World Bibra Lake Water Playgrounds & Water Slides
Two great playgrounds, the amazing Kahuna Falls Waterslide Playground (pictured above) and Kingdom Falls a smaller water playground for younger children in Dragon Kingdom.
And of course lots of different water slides, including mat slides, speed slides & rapids for big kids and adults.
Open: September to April
Age: Kids must be 100cm to ride the slides of Kahunu Falls. The maximum age in the Kingdom Falls zone is 6 yrs. Height restrictions may apply to the other water slides at Adventure World also. See Adventure World website for details.
Bayswater Waves Water Slide (CHEAP)
Huge indoor twisting water slide & small rowing boat slide for the little ones. Get family entry for $17.50
Open: all year round
Age: Indoor twisting slide - no age restrictions (little ones may need parents to ride with them), small rowing boat slide recommended for 3 yr and under.
Riverton Leisureplex Water Slide (CHEAP)
Massive indoor/outdoor tube slide. Family entry pass $18 (water slide additional to entry fee, get a 2 hour waterslide pass for $3 or all day pass for $10)
Open: Winter weekends only 12-2pm & 2.30-4.30pm. Summer season Oct - Mar, 11-1pm, 1.30-3.30pm, 4-6pm weekends & school holidays.
Ages: 6 yrs +
Aqua Jetty Rockingham Waterslide (CHEAP)
Find one of Perth's largest indoor slides here. Included in your entry fee
Open: Monday to Friday 4-6pm; Weekends, public holidays & school holidays 10-5pm
Age: All ages - little one's may need parents to ride with them
Fremantle Aquatic Centre Water Playground (CHEAP)
Indoor water playground with toddler slides, cannons and falling water features. Included in entry fee, family entry $17.20
Open: All year round (TBC)
Ages: Recommended for under 5 years
Leisure World Gosnells Water Slide Thornlie (CHEAP)
Access to indoor water slide with your entry all year round. Family entry only $16.
Open: All year round, slide is opened on request
Whiteman Park Water Playground (FREE)
Fantastic fully fenced water playground. Features a shallow pool beneath several water spouts located in the middle of the pool. Shaded seating areas located around the pool area.
Open: October - April 10-5pm daily
Ages: Recommended for kids 12 years and under
And if you are heading to other parts of WA, from Perth, on holiday this summer make sure you check out these great water playgrounds and water slides!
Exmouth Water Spray Ground (FREE)
Kids will love the fully shaded, fully fenced, free water playground.
Open: Daily 9-6pm
Age: Recommended for under 12yrs
Kulin Aquatic Centre Water Slide & Water Playground (CHEAP)
Image credt: www.kulin.wa.gov.au
Drive about 280km east of Perth and you will find the Kulin Aquatic Centre and this super tall and super long water slide. At 182m long & 18m high it's WA largest regional slide. There are also pools and a water playground here too. Open seasonally head to www.kulin.wa.gov.au for more information on the season dates and entry prices.
Karratha Leisureplex Water Playground (CHEAP)
Fantastic water playground at the Karratha Leisureplex. Included in your swim entry, just $16 for a family of four.
Open: All year round
Ages: Recommended for under 12's
South Hedland Marquee Park Splash and Play (FREE)
The biggest water playground in the North West, entry is free. There are also BBQs, picnic tables and a dry water playground here.
Open: Daily (closed Tuesday for maintenance)
Ages: Recommended for under 12's
Yallingup Beach Park Water Play Feature (FREE)
Press the silver buttons on either side of the wave and water mist will spray out, this feature is part of the amazing nature based playground here.