This is our guide for Things to Do with Kids at Elizabeth Quay. Elizabeth Quay is located along the foreshore of Perth city and is a beautiful place to visit with kids with a water playground, fun attractions, regular community events, playground, restaurants, ice-cream and more. Here are some of the best reasons to add a visit to Elizabeth Quay with the kids to your city outing.
Elizabeth Quay is a fantastic destination for families looking for a fun and exciting day out! Not only does the vibrant urban waterfront provide beautiful views, but it also offers plenty of activities for kids of all ages.
From cycling along the boardwalk to playing in the playgrounds, there's something for everyone to enjoy. There are also many attractions nearby such as the Western Australian Maritime Museum and Royal Perth Yacht Club that can be explored.
Parents have plenty of eateries to choose from with delicious meals and treats, making it an ideal spot for a leisurely family outing. Elizabeth Quay certainly has something to entice each family member, making it an excellent destination for your next adventure!
You may like to make your way to Elizabeth Quay by ferry. Parking is a little cheaper in South Perth, so you could park there, catch the ferry across, spend the day then catch the ferry back to your car. The ferry takes you straight into the heart of Elizabeth Quay. If you caught the train into Elizabeth Quay (jump off at the Esplanade Station, Elizabeth Quay is just across the road) you can use your All Day Family Rider ticket to enjoy a ride to South Perth and back at no extra cost. You can find the Transperth Ferry Timetable here. The ferry is one of the many great things to do with kids at Elizabeth Quay!
The BHP Billiton Water Park was reopened in December 2016 and is an interactive water feature that uses jets and lighting to create fun and exciting water choreography. The park is open daily 10-6pm and is closed Tuesdays (and Christmas Day).
V Burger Bar is located right alongside the BHP Billiton Water Park and is a nice place to eat with kids overlooking Elizabeth Quay. The have mini burgers and mini fish and chips for the kids as well as a range of muffins and cookies to go with your coffee.
Enjoy some play time at the Island Playground. Climb the fort to the top, splash in the two water play features, swing, balance on logs and more. The Isle of Voyage General Store is right next to the playground so you can grab a coffee to enjoy at the playground or if you haven't eaten and haven't packed a lunch you can buy healthy picnic style food to enjoy at the playground. Isle of Voyage General Store is open 7 days from 8am. Read more about Island Playground in he Kids Around Perth Review here
Enjoy a round of 18 holes of mini golf with the family at Adventure Golf Elizabeth Quay. They are open 7 days 10am - 10pm. Adults $15, kids $12, family pass $40
There is nothing better than a delicious icecream to complete your day out at Elizabeth Quay. Choose from a big range of flavours including salted caramel, cheese cake, apple pie, lemon lime & bitters as well as the old faithfuls like chocolate and vanilla. Pull up a table and chairs and enjoy your ice cream while overlooking the beautiful Elizabeth Quay.
Enjoy the Swan Bell Tower Experience and learn all about the bells history, have a turn at ringing the bells and head up to the top of the tower to check out the amazing city and Swan River views. Open Daily 10-4pm. Read the Kids Around Perth Review here for more tips on another great idea of things to do with kids at Elizabeth Quay.
These are just some of the fun things to do at Elizabeth Quay. You can find more info on other attractions, cafes & restuarants at www.mra.gov.au and look out for school holiday and pop up events at Elizabeth Quay here. We'd love to see your pics of your day out at Elizabeth Quay so be sure to use #kidsaroundperth to share your pics with us on social media.
Which one of these great adventures will you be exploring? Let us know which ones you loved! New adventures and things to do are great ways for you children to learn and grow!
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