Here it is, your Perth September / October Spring School Holidays Guide 2022 to help you through the holidays with ideas for things to do, events, school holiday programs and more. The Perth September / October School Holidays run from 24th September - 9th October, 2022.
Inside Jurassic World by Brickman you’ll encounter over 50 large-scale dinosaurs, props and scenes from the blockbuster Jurassic World franchise, including life-size dinosaurs in our petting zoo, a Brachiosaurus you can walk underneath, minifig dioramas, and photo opportunities to recreate some of the most iconic moments from the films — including getting up close and personal with 2 life-size velociraptors! You’ll build your own mini Jurassic World and dinosaur footprints, create hybrid dinosaurs, help assemble enormous LEGO® brick mystery mosaics, and even build your own escape vehicles to get away from the 1 tonne T.rex model! September 24th 2022 - February 5th 2023 Get your tickets now at exhibition.thebrickman.com.
Adapted from the Oscar-winning film, this beloved story is brought to life on stage in an all-new, unforgettable theatrical experience. An inspiring tale of sisterhood and true love, it features the songs you know and love from the original film plus an expanded score with a dozen new numbers. With gorgeous sets and costumes as well as sensational special effects, Frozen is everything a Broadway musical should be – moving, spectacular and pure joy. 25th August - 2nd October, 2022. Tickets on sale now at www.ticketmaster.com.au.
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The 2022 Perth Royal Show is back! Coordinated by the Royal Agricultural Society of Western Australia, come celebrate the longest running and most iconic event in WA, the Perth Royal Show! 24th September - 1st October 2022, 10am - 9pm daily. Tickets on sale soon! Find more information at www.perthroyalshow.com.au. and find our list of Perth Royal Show 2022 highlights here.
Bricktober-Perth is a yearly event that showcases models built from LEGO® by local Perth builders. It is held over the last weekend of the school holidays, 8th and 9th October 2022 at Curtin Stadium Bentley. Bricktober-Perth is a family friendly event that brings the community together with an array of amazing displays built from LEGO®, fun competitions, a huge interactive zone suitable for all ages and exclusive Bricktober Perth merchandise. Just $45 for a family pass, or $15 for single ticket when booking online, Bricktober Perth offers exceptional value for money. Tickets on sale now at www.bricktober.info.
The AWESOME International Arts Festival for Bright Young Things (the AWESOME Festival) is presented annually in the Perth CBD. The Festival showcases a spectacular array of events including theatre, dance, early childhood activities, music, film, literature, visual arts and creative hands-on activities. AWESOME is committed to presenting high-quality, layered programming for children aged 0 – 12 and their families. The 2022 AWESOME Festival dates are 27th September – 1st October, 2022, Perth Cultural Centre. Find more information at www.awesomearts.com.
The Zoo will be illuminated by giant creatures of the light including a massive 4m tall kangaroo, and new to the Zoo, numbat and swan. Pack a picnic or grab a feed from the food trucks, enjoy the sweet sounds of live acoustic music and follow the light trail at twilight. The Zoo open until 8pm from 24 September — 9 October, 9am -8pm daily during the school holidays. Find more information at www.perthzoo.wa.gov.au
Captains, bring your crew to Fremantle from Monday 3rd to Sunday 9th October 2022 and discover FREE adventurous fun. Kids can scale giant climbing walls, jump on pirate ships, bounce in a magical castle, tackle huge slides, or make their way through energetic obstacle courses! Follow your treasure trail map to unlock a bounty of 8 FREE RIDES across four vibrant locations, then crack the code for your chance to win great prizes*. 11am - 3.30pm daily. Find more information, FREE tickets and more school holiday fun in Fremanlte at www.visitfremantle.com.au.
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School Holiday Programs
Coding and Game Design Program
This unique Holiday program for kids 8-12 years, is all about discovering the future in a creative and fun way. We have a lot of fun activities while helping your kids create games, animation, website homepages, and much more. 27th - 28th September and 4th - 6th October 2022, Scotch College, Swanbourne. Book your child's place now at www.edgyx.com.au.
Life on Mars Camp
This highly unique STEAM experience is game like in style enabling children 8 - 12 years to immerse themselves in the very real prospect of making Mars Habitable for humans. The fate of the human race could lie in their hands! No special skills or knowledge required – except a healthy dose of imagination and interest in Space.4th - 6th October 2022, Scotch College Swanbourne. Book your child's place now at www.edgyx.com.au.
The Fishing School is back again for the Spring September / October School Holidays. Beginners Fishing Classes are being held at Point Walter and The Marina Mindarie between 26th - 28th September and 6th - 7th October 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 www.facebook.com/events.
Get the kids into RPYC’s school holidays courses! RPYC offer fantastic ‘Learn to Sail’ programs for kids aged 7–17.
RPYC’s courses are the best way to keep the kids active these school holidays.
Rest assured know all courses include: equipment, friendly & fully qualified instructors and full personal insurance. Check out their upcoming Course Dates here www.rpyc.com.au/on-the-water/learning/kids-learn-to-sail/
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Get your kids off the couch these school holidays and into one of Siren Performing Art’s three day musical theatre programs! Your kids will spend three days training in the three tenets of musical theatre: singing, dancing and acting, before showcasing everything they have learned in a short in-house performance of excerpts from 'MATILDA THE MUSICAL'.
Designed to build confidence, community and performance skills, our school holiday program is run by industry professionals with extensive theatre credits. Your kids will train in singing, dancing and acting, in a supportive community atmosphere built with future stars in mind! Get more information and book now at www.facebook.com/events
School Holiday Deals
School Holiday 1/2 Price Bowling is Back! Head to The Lookout and strike on this deal. Monday - Friday, 11am to 5pm! *Walk-ins Only
Everyday we're shufflin' these school holidays! The Breakwater in Hillarys have 1/2 price Shuffle games for families and kids Monday to Friday 11:30am-4pm. Walk in or book Right-click here to download pictures. 👉 thebreakwater.com.au/booking-shuffle
Get $200 worth of value for just $60 (+small booking fee) these school holidays with the Karrinyup Play Pass for kids 5 - 15years. The pass includes arcade gaming, a movie ticket, mini golf, food, drinks, churros and more! Find more information on what's included and how to book your Play Pass at www.karrinyupcentre.com.au
Find more deals and savings on Perth School Holidays activites at www.cudo.com.au
Shopping Centre Activities
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Bee themed adventure playground with tall bee hive slide, water play, nature based play, scooter track, bike pump track and more Read more in the Kids Around Perth Honeycomb Park Review here.
Not just a playground but a community sporting hub, that makes the perfect place for active families to play and hang out.. Read more in the Kids Around Perth Shirley Strickland Reserve Review here.
Things To Do
Pack up the bikes and scooters and head to Perth's far northern suburbs for a bike riding adventure at Aduro Park. Take on the mountain bike trails and junior bike & scooter track, the have a play at nearby Kinkuna Adventure Park. Read more in the Aduro Park Mountain Bike Park Kids Around Perth Review here.
Get along to the Maylands Waterland Family Fun Day October 5th, 2022 to celebrate turning the water of for the first time at the newly upgraded Maylands Waterland. Until then you can visit and enjoy the dry play facilities too. Find more information in the Kids Around Perth Maylands Waterland Review here and find information on the Family Fun Day Event in the Perth Family Events Calendar.
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.