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Hottest Ways To Keep The Family Cool In Perth This Summer

We are lucky in Perth to experience warm to hot summer days, perfect for families to enjoy some fun in the sun at one of Perth's many water playgrounds and water slide attractions. From free attractions to treating the family to a big day out, there is something for everyone including some water attractions that are new to Perth this Summer 2019  / 2020!

Outback Splash

With four brand new tower water slides opened in November 2019 in addition to the Splash Island water slide playground, Octopus Bay toddler water playground and the super tall inflatable "The Plummet" water slide, the addition of Gold Rush, The Wedgie, Blackout and The Wall water slides has made Outback Splash the place to be this Summer for a family day out of adrenaline pumping water slide fun! Read the Kids Around Perth Outback Splash Review for more information.

Island Aqua Park Hillarys Boat Harbour

Following it's popularity from last year, Island Aqua Park is back at Hillarys Boat Harbour this summer and promises to be BIGGER than last year! Open daily all Summer long, you can book a session online with a double session and family pass bookings also available. the Kids Around Perth Island Park Hillarys Boat Harbour Review for more information.


FREE Kingsway Aquatic "Dinosaur" Playspace Madeley

This free zero depth water playground opened in late November 2019, is a much welcomed addition to the already popular Dinosaur Park. Featuring water sprays and a tipping bucket, this much anticipated fully fenced water playground is finally open to keep the little ones cool this Summer. Read the Kids Around Perth Dinosaur Park Kingsway Review for more information.

Kalamunda Water Park

This is the perfect place for families looking for a fun water slide day out on a budget. With two big and super fast tube slides, swimming pools, a toddler splash area plus BBQs for hire and plenty of grassed area to set up for the day the whole family will love Kalamunda Water Park. the Kids Around Perth Kalamunda Water Park Review for more information.

Cockburn ARC

Indoor water slide action awaits at Cockburn ARC. With three massive water slides that start indoors, take you outside and finish back indoors. The Rocket, The Pipeline and The Tumbler are sure to excite your family this Summer. Little ones don't miss out with an indoor water slide playground suitable for them too. Check their facebook page as they often have inflatables in the outdoor pool in the school holidays. Affordable family entry and waterslide passes available. the Kids Around Perth Cockburn ARC Review for more information.

FREE Ellenbrook Water "Rainbow Waters" Playground

Located just outside the Swan Valley in Ellenbrook, Rainbow Waters Water Playground is a big, free and zero depth water playground with water sprays, cannons and tipping buckets. It's located close to the Ellenbrook Town Centre near several cafes and restaurants and has a beautiful BBQ and picnic area too. Read the Kids Around Perth Ellenbrook Water Playground Review for more information.

FREE Whiteman Park Mini Water Playground

There is so much explore at Whiteman Park including the awesome mini water playground with sprays and 30cm deep paddling pool. It's open daily between October and the end of April from 10 - 5pm. Read the Kids Around Perth Whiteman Park Review for more information.

FREE Hyde Park Water Playground

This free water playground is located at the beautiful Hyde Park, centrally located in North Perth. It usually runs from November to April and is on now for the 2019 / 2020 season. This park also features a big playground, lovely round the lake walk or scooter, trees to climb and is packed with nature with turtles often spotted in the lake. Read the Kids Around Perth Hyde Park Water Playground Review for more information.

Adventure World

Summer's not complete without a family day out at Perth's awesome Adventure World. With over 25 attractions, including water slides and rides for all thrill levels there's something for the whole family to enjoy. Don't want to spend the whole day? Then get yourself a Power Pass, giving you access to all 25 attractions for the last 3 hours on the day at discounted entry price. Remember under 4's enter free too. the Kids Around Perth Adventure World Review for more information.

Coogee Maritime Trail

The Coogee Maritime Trail is an underwater shipwreck and art snorkelling Trail. With the wreck and several artworks located close to the shore it's the perfect snorkelling adventure for young families. The trail is closing December 13th, 2019 for one day to install another 20 underwater artworks, so this summer 2019 / 2020 the trail is even better. Read the Kids Around Perth Coogee Maritime Trail Review for more information.

Turn Your Backyard Into A Waterpark

As nice as it is to go out, it's also fun to stay home and enjoy some Summer water fun at home. You can turn your backyard into a waterpark with an inflatable water slide. With sizes for 3, 4 or 5 kids and small, medium or large sizes you can find something to suit your backyard at

Perth Aqua Park Baldivis

Massive inflatable obstacle fun park with over 100 inter connected obstacles. Sessions are 50 mins for kids 6 years + and adults. Open daily during the school holidays then open times/days vary until April 25th, 2022. Book your session today online to avoid disappointment at

Kwinana Adventure Park

It may be a little bit of a drive for some, but a day out at Kwinana Adventure Park is worth the it with a huge fenced adventure playground and a water playground that runs all year round to cool off while you explore. Read the Kids Around Perth Kwinana Adventure Park for more information.

Whether you enjoy one of these attractions or enjoy the all we wish you and your family a fabulous and fun Summer. Remember to stay safe in the sun. Slip, slop, slap and avoid the hottest parts of the day!

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 we've missed then please contact us to let us know.