Things To Do In Perth City These School Holidays
Perth City is your perfect school holiday destination. It's central so it's a great place to meet with friends. There is so much to do you wont have much choice but to make a whole day of it. Our city is home to lots of great family attractions, and there is always lots going on in the city in the school holidays that includes events and activities that are FREE. Here's some of the top things to do in Perth City these School Holidays.
Wellington Square Playground
Island Playground Elizabeth Quay
Let the kids run around and play at the Island Playground at Elizabeth Quay. They will love the wooden pirate ship, ringing the bell, sensory play and two little water play features (spare clothes a must). Nearby are restaurants and eateries such as V Burger Bar, Isle of Voyage, Reveley and Gusto Gelato,
Catch the Ferry to South Perth and Back
If you caught the train into town and bought yourselves a Family Rider (for up to 7 people - max 2 standard fares), you can use this ticket to also ride the ferry across to South Perth and back, as many times as you like. Either wander down from the city, get off the train at Elizabeth Quay or jump on a Blue or Green CAT Bus that will take you to Elizabeth Quay.
WA Museum Boorla Bardip
Wander around WA's amazing Museum and learn all about WA's history, present and future, with fun and educational hands on activities and events. It's recommended you book your free tickets online at www.museum.wa.gov.au.
The Nostalgia Box Northbridge
The Nostalgia Box Northbridge is
Perth's new, old school gaming museum and experience. Located on
Aberdeen Street not far from the Perth Cultural Centre, The Nostalgia
Box takes you back to the nostalgic memories of your gaming youth - and
gives kids a chance to experience gaming old school style. Read more in the Kids Around Perth Nostalgia Box Review here.
Take A Captain Cook Cruise To Fremantle
DFES Education and Heritage Centre
Elizabeth Quay Carousel
Take a step back in time and enjoy the nostalgia of riding a traditional Venetian Carousel at Elizabeth Quay. For more information on times and tickets go to www.visitperth.com.
Little Ferry Co
Climb aboard the LIttle Ferry Co solar electric ferry for a guided tour from Elizabeth Quay to East Perth and back. Find more information and book your tickets at www.littleferryco.com.au.
Palace Cinemas Raine Square
Matagarup Bridge Climb (& Zipline Coming Soon)
Climb the 314 steps on a 45 degree angle to the top of the Matagarup Bridge. Soon you'll also be able to zip back down too (est. June 2021). Find more information and book your tickets at www.zipclimb.com.au.
WA Detective Trails are self-guided puzzle walks around Perth City, Kings Park, South Perth, Rottnest Island and Fremantle Each trail comes with a fictitious crime to solve, a list of suspects, and lots of clues; each stop on the trail has you hunting high and low for the answers to cross off the innocent suspects and reveal the culprit! Find out more and order your Puzzle Walks here.