Perth Royal Show

28th September - 5th October 2019

The IGA Perth Royal Show has been a long running highlight of the Spring School holidays. This year the show features a lot of long-time favourites as well as some never before seen performances and exhibitions. We have rounded up our top picks of family friendly things to do at the show and some tips if you are visiting on a budget.

25% OFF Family Tickets with Entertainment Book & Ticketek, Limited Time!

The Entertainment Book are offering 25% OFF the gate price of tickets for a limited time. Get adults, kids, family of 4 and family of 5 passes at this discounted price from Ticketek here (you don't need to have the entertainment book) That's just $55.50 (+booking fee) for a family of 5. Note: the family of 5 pass is the same price as the family of 4 pass!

The Zimboyz

A trio of African acrobats that will be performing high energy stunts that will take your breath away with gravity defying, jaw-dropping performances! Dazzling children and adults alike with their everlasting energy, cheeky sense of humour and sense of fun, the world has not been able to get enough of Abiy, Hassan and Vusa for over a decade! 12pm, 2pm & 4pm daily in the Entertainment Theatre. Find out more...

Explosive Pro Wrestling

The stars of EPW bring Perth’s best professional wrestling to the Royal Show. Come witness the outrageous characters and unbelievable athleticism up close as EPW presents three daily performances. Check out the most unique live and interactive experience at the Show. 1pm , 3pm and 5pm daily in the Entertainment Theatre. Find out more...

Kids Kitchen

KIDS KITCHEN will feature a new menu of Beany Burritos and and Apple Doughnut Dessert! With 5 sessions in the kitchen a day, these 30 minute cooking sessions are a perfect way to get your kids involved in food and get their hands dirty! Various 30 minute sessions daily from 10am - 4pm. 30 kids per session. Find out more...

Racing and Diving Pigs

Back for another year are the highly entertaining racing and diving pigs. Watch on as the pigs race around the circuit and then dive from 2.5m high into a pool. There are five shows daily between 11am & 5pm happening near Gate 8. Find out more...

Dock Dogs Show Performances

Daily shows in the DockDogs area near the Woodchop Arena at 11.30am, 1.00pm, 2.30pm and 4.00pm. DockDogs is a water sport for dogs that essentially involves leaping off a purpose built platform into a pool after a floatable toy. Find out more...

Discounted Entry

This year the Royal Show has different discounts and giveaways running for every day of the show. Here are some ways to save on entry  -

  • Thursday 3rd October is half price kids entry day, but only for tickets purchased on the day at the gate 9am - 5pm.
  • Thursday 4th October is half price seniors entry day, but on for tickets purchased on the day at the gate 9am - 5pm
  • Early bird discounted tickets can be purchased online until 9am, September 28th (Save $4/adult and $2/child).
  • Discounted tickets can be purchased at IGA until 5th October (Save $4/adult and $2/child).
  • Entry after 5pm every day saves $10/adult and $5/child on normal entry prices,

Find out more about discounted entry here.

Agventure Trail (formerly the Yellow Brick Road)

The AGVENTURE Trail is included in your entry ticket to the show, with exhibits open daily from 9am to 8pm. Replacing the pre-existing IGA Follow the Yellow Brick Road, AGVENTURE Trail provides a free show program at Information Booths to complete the hands-on interactive activities with a chance to win one of the many prizes on offer, including a family pass for four people to the 2020 Perth Royal Show! Find out more...

2 for 1 Kids Rides Nova Kiddie Land

For kids rides tickets purchased between 3pm and 4pm daily at Gate 10, you’ll receive two tickets for the price of 1 (normally $6 per ticket). Tickets can be used until 7pm on the day of purchase. Find out more...

2 for 1 Ride Vouchers - Ozharvest Food Can Drive

Simply bring in a non-perishable food item to donate and receive a 2 for 1 Ride Voucher* for use between 9am-12noon Tuesday October 1st - Friday October 4th at Gate 1, Gate 5, Gate 10 & Station Gate. All food donations will be delivered to help feed those in need.

Flight Centre Fireworks Spectacular

Be captivated by the kaleidoscope of colour, music and intensity at the nightly Firework Display. Nightly from 8pm in the Main Arena. Find out more...

Kids Boot Camp

Over 75 metres long, full of amazing challenges including mazes, slides, obstacle courses and much much more! We think this is the best value ride at the Perth Royal Show for kids at $8.00. This year it's located on Hardy Avenue, near the train station gate. Find out more...

Ningaloo Reef Experience

Take a journey under the sea and explore Ningaloo Reef in the Prospero Dome immersive cinema! Step aboard the mini-submarine Odyssea as it explores the depths of Ningaloo Reef in a 180-degree immersive experience. Witness the unique and diverse ecosystem of the reef as you explore the corals for the colourful sea creatures which live amongst it. 7 minute screenings between 9am and 6pm. Find out more...

Creatures Great and Small Pavilion

At Creatures Great and Small three little pigs retreat to their houses of wood, straw and brick, chicks, cavies and rabbits will be waiting for a gentle pat or cuddle while camels keep the alpacas and goats company through the Show. Open 9am - 6pm daily. Find out more...

Cheese Toasties

The super popular cheese toastie is back for 2019 - available in the WA Dairy Pavillion from 9am - 5pm. Perfect for an on the go snack while at the Perth Royal Show. Find out more...

101+ Free Things To Do at the Show

Ranging from the Flight Centre Spectacular Fireworks display every evening, to cooking, cake decorating, Scitech’s unique exhibition, walking among animals and getting a chance to pet and cuddle some of them, shearing demonstrations, horse events, street entertainment, dancing dogs, racing and diving pigs … the list is exciting and endless. Download the 101+ Free Things to do and see brochure here...

Getting There

Why not catch the train or bus and avoid the hassle of parking. Purchase a family rider ticket and save. Up to 7 persons can travel on a family rider ticket (2 full paying adults and 5 concession fares). See the Transperth website to plan your trip.

If you are driving expect to have to pay around $10 - $15+ for a parking space at a local residence or in the allocated Perth Royal Show car parks.

Find out more about the Perth Royal Show and what's on at

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.