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July School Holidays Guide

The July School Holidays Perth are probably the most challenging for parents, with the weather not always so nice outside, it's hard to come up with ideas for things to do when it's raining outside. So here are some indoor and outdoor events and activities to enjoy these July Winter School Holidays to keep warm inside or embrace the winter weather outdoors. The July School Holidays run from 3rd - 18th July 2022

What's On

School's Out Winter Fest
2nd - 17th July 2022 | Perth Convention & Exhibition Centre

Indoor family fun in the heart of Perth City at Schools Out Winter Fest 2022! Glide around the ice rink, fly down the snow slide, wonder at the falling "snow", take a ride on the show stopping dream swinger and more. All rides and entertainment are included in the entry fee, with showbags and sideshow games available (additional costs apply). 9am - 5pm daily. Find more information and book your discounted tickets online at

The Big Fun Fest 
2nd - 16th July 2022 | Claremont Showground

Enjoy unlimited access to all activities with a one-time entry fee! Test your skills and take on a challenge with BIG indoor family fun at Claremont Showground. Let us help you escape the winter weather and create an unforgettable experience this school holidays. Includes giant indoor maze, ninja course, mini golf, paper plane academy and more.

Session times: 9am - 10.30am | 11am - 12.30pm | 1pm - 2.30pm | 3pm - 4.30pm. One time entry free includes unlimited activities. Get your tickets now at

Skating in Mandurah
1st - 17th July 2022 | Eastern Foreshore Mandurah

The ice rink, ice slide, rides & entertainment are coming to the Mandurah Eastern Foreshore from 1st -17th July, 2022. Plus delicious food & drink will be served from the bar beside the rink. Get your Skating in Mandurah tickets now. 

Freo Builds Trail
4th - 17th July 2022 | Fremantle

Start at the Fremantle Vistor Centre or WA Maritime Musuem, collect your map and follow a trail of clues through Fremantle to discover six 3 dimentional LEGO® creations, inspired by local children's imaginative ideas. Find and record the codewords on your trail map and don't forget to choose your favourite build! Stay refreshed along the way, with special offers on food, drinks, attractions and more. Register for your free tickets now at

Find more events during the school holidays in our Perth Family Events Calendar

Things To Do

Dinoland Discovery Centre Fremantle

Dinosaur fans will totally love this indoor interactive dinosaur themed play centre that features animatronic dinosaurs and hands on dinosaur themed activities. Just a short walk from the Fremanlte Train Station. Find more information at

John Dunn Challenge Park Kelmscott

Pack up the family bikes and head to John Dunn Challenge Park where you can take on four bike tracks from Trainer up to Extreme level. Perfect for families who love to ride and love a challenge! Read more in the Kids Around Perth John Dunn Challenge Park Review.

Go Ziplining

You can work up a bit of a sweat going ziplining, so winter is the perfect time for a family ziplining adventure with the temperatures a little cooler. From the city to the forest there are a few places you can enjoy a ziplining challenge with the family these school holidays. Find out where you can zip line in and around Perth here.

Matagraup Zip & Climb Perth

Full Day Entry to Outback Splash $10

Bundle up the family for a day of fun at Perth’s Outback Splash! Come meet their cuddly koalas and other Australian wildlife, play some mini-golf or get lost in one of the awesome mazes - there’s plenty to see and do at this huge outdoor park! Exclusively for the July holidays, there will be free live bee keeping shows held daily at 1pm, called ‘Bee Happy’. Led by experienced beekeepers and the Team from Nectar Honey, guests can learn about life in the hive whilst safely viewing the hive activities and enjoying some delicious varieties of honey tastings. Get your $10 entry passes now at

Find more Things To Do In Perth here


School Holiday Programs

Eurekamp Oz
July 4th - 14th 2022 |  UWA Crawley & Harrisdale

Do you know a child that asks amazing questions?  Eurekamp Oz is all about nurturing your child's ideas. At these Eurekamp Oz school holiday philosophy camps the friendly staff are there to help children's ideas come to life though adventure, fun, inquiry, and play in two locations, Harrisdale and UWA Crawley
2 day camps - July 4th & 5th and 6th & 7th, 2022
4 day camps - July 11th - 14th, 2022
Find more information and book your child's place at

The Fishing School
4th - 7th July 2022 | Point Walter & Mindarie

The Fishing School is back again for the Winter July School Holidays. Beginners Fishing Classes are being held at Point Walter and The Marina Mindarie between 4th - 7th July, 2022. Classes are for kids aged 6 years+ (kids 6-8 years must be supervised by a guardian and all times).  Beginners classes cover conservation, knot tying, rig building, casting, baiting and fishing and cost $35 per child. Find more information and book your child's place at

Find out more about these and other Perth School Holiday Programs here

Shopping Centre Activities

Winter Wonderland
4th - 17th July 2022 | Lakeside Joondalup

Experience Winter Wonderland and marvel at the glistening landscapes, you may even spy polar bears amongst the icy slates. Within the snowy terrain, you will find a giant ice rink. It’s time to strap on your skates and show off your skating flair! Freedom Fairies is also spreading wintery joy, with magical face painting and glitter art tattoos. 11am - 3pm daily. Find more inforamtion at

Find more Shopping Centre School Holiday Activities here


New Playgrounds

Maylands Waterland Playground

Maylands Waterland has reopened in time for the July school holidays. The water is not on to the water features until next school holidays, however you can enter free and enjoy the playground areas and picnic faciliites. Read more in the Kids Around Perth Maylands Waterland Review.

Kings Square Play Space Fremantle

While exploring Fremantle these school holidays, make sure you put a some time aside for a play at the Kings Square Play Space. Read more in the Kids Around Perth Kings Square Play Space Review.

Dick Lawrence Oval Play Space Beaconsfield

Play in the multi level cubby house at the naturally shaded Dick Lawrence Oval Play Space Beaconsfield these July School Holidays. Read more in the Kids Around Perth Dick Lawrence Oval Play Space here.

Find our full list of Perth Playgrounds here


Karrinyup Play Pass

From mini golf at Holey Moley to churros and milkshakes at San Churro, unlock over $170 of school holiday fun for only $60 plus a small booking fee*. Conditions apply. Find more information at

Timezone Fun App $10 Credit*

Download the Timezone Fun App onto your phone and get $10 sign up bonus* (ensure you complete your profile to receive your credit and allow up to 24 hours for credit to show on your app). They also have some great school holiday deals for bonus top up credit. Find more information at and you can read the Kids Around Perth Timezone Review here.

Free For Kids

Kids Travel To Rottnest for Free

Rottnest Ferry services often offer Kids Travel Free in the school holidays. Find out if your favourite Rottnest ferry services is offering Kids Travel Free these July School holidays here.

School Holiday Competition

WIN 1 of 5 FUNLAB Ultimate Tickets that includes a family pass to Holey Moley, Strike Bowling and 2 hours araced play for 4 at Archie Bros Cirque Electriq* (T&C's apply). Head to our facebook and instgaram to enter and for full terms and conditions.

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