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Falcons Football Skills Clinic
Arena Joondalup. Tuesday 15 April 8.30am - 12.30pm. Cost $65
www.falconsdistrict.com.au

Specialist coaching clinics from Falcons staff and players. For boys and girls. Quality facilities at Arena Joondalup. Morning tea and drinks provided. Meet your footy heroes!
For ages Pre-Primary to Year 7



 

Smarter than Smoking Barking Gecko School Holiday Workshops
Subiaco Arts Centre. Tuesday 15th - Wednesday 16th April. 9am - 3pm. Cost $250 (2 day course)
www.barkinggecko.com.au

Barking Gecko Holiday Workshops take children on a fun and creative journey. They work with industry specialists - from directors to stage combat choreographers, to build their skills in a social and fun environment. 

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FAIRYTALE SOUP (7 - 10yrs)
Grab your favourite storybook and bring it to this entertaining two-day drama workshop. Create a character inspired by your favourite hero or villain and discover what happens when you put them in the wrong plot! Share your hilarious remixed tales with family on the final day of the workshop.

CELEBRITY ISLAND (11 - 14yrs)
Unleash your inner superstar in this lively two-day drama workshop. Create outrageous celebrity characters who find themselves stuck on an uninhabited island with no luxuries or signs of rescue! Your audience will be enthralled as they watch the drama unfold, with egos clashing and crazy escape plans being hatched!
Dates: Tuesday Apr 15 - Wed Apr 16 (two day courses), 9am - 3pm daily, Subiaco Arts Centre, Hammersley Road, Subiaco.
Price: $250 per course 
*Earlybird Discount! Book before Fri Apr 11 and pay $220 (not $250!)*

For ages 7-10 years & 11-14 years


the fairies  

The Fairies Joondalup - School Holiday Programme Joondalup store 15th, 16th, 17th, 22nd, 23rd & 24th April 9am - 12pm & 1pm - 4pm on 16th April. Cost $40.
www.thefairies.com

3 hours of Fairy Fun every school holidays! A time for fairy fans to sing and dance to The Fairies songs, listen to stories, make fairy craft, eat fairy snacks ...what more could a fairy fan want! Book early so you don't miss out.
For ages 2 - 6 

 


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The Fairies Rockingham - School Holiday Programme
Rockingham store 15th, 16th, 17th, 22nd, 23rd, 24th April 9.30am - 12.30pm. Cost $40 per session.
www.thefairies.com

3 hours of Fairy Fun every school holidays! A time for fairy fans to sing and dance to The Fairies songs, listen to stories, make fairy craft, eat fairy snacks ...what more could a fairy fan want! Book early so you don't miss out. 
For ages 2 - 6 


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The Fairies Rockingham - Dance Workshops
Rockingham Store 16th April, 22nd April, 23rd April and 24th April. Cost $25 per session. Discounts apply for multiple session booking.
www.thefairies.com

For older girls and boys aged 5+ we offer our special Ballet, singing and modelling workshops. 2 hours to focus on developing your skills and learning a new routine to perform at the end for parents and guests for the last 10 minutes.
For ages 5 - 10


whats to eat cooking classes in wanneroo  

What's 2 Eat? - Kids Cooking Classes  
Wanneroo, Mon 14th - Thurs 17th, Tues 22nd - Thurs 24th April. 90 minute sessions daily.  Cost $19.50 per session or $55 for a course of 3. Class times 10am, 1pm & 3.30pm. 
www.whats2eat.com.au

This is an ideal opportunity for children to learn heaps while having fun at our Wanneroo kitchen. Our recipes develop a range of cooking skills for making yummy healthy snacks. Parents of children aged 3 - 5 years will be asked to stay and help. An apron will be supplied and all classes are nut free.
For ages 3-16


 

Decadance
Joondalup. Sessions Tuesday - Friday throughout the School Holidays. Cost $10.
www.decadance.net.au

Keep your cool these Summer holidays indoors with Decadance. Our 2 hour sessions are only $10 per child. Includes DJ, party, and heaps of games and prizes
For ages 5 - 13


 

City Summit Rock Climbing Centre
Malaga. Monday 14th - Weds 16th April & Weds 23rd - Friday 25th April. Cost $120 for 3 days. 
www.citysummit.com.au

City Summit's 3 day kids climbing course runs midweek during the school holidays. Our 3 day course teaches your child valuable skils in team work, navigating graded climbs, belaying competency and bouldering techniques. Graduation concludes on the final day with a pizza party and students awarded a Certificate of Achievement. Cost is $120 and includes the pizza party plus all day entry and gear hire for the duration of the course.
For ages 7+


pottery classes in whiteman park  

Pottery Classes at Whiteman Park
The Pottery Centre, Whiteman Park. Tues 15th, Weds 16th,Tues 22nd & Weds 23rd April. 10.30am, 12.30pm & 2.00pm. Cost 6 years and under $8 for 1 hour, 7 years and up $10 for one hour, $13 for 1.5 hours.
www.whitemanpark.com.au

It's time to get creative as you explore the world of clay. Children have the opportunity to create clay masterpieces using their best tools -their hands and imaginations! Bookings are recommended as classes fill quickly. Parent supervision required. Call 9249 4380 for bookings.
For ages 4+


 

The Swim School
Merriwa and Ocean Reef. School Holiday lessons. TBA
Contact (08) 9305 2000

The Swim Schools at Ocean Reef and Merriwa are running a block of 5 lessons throughout the school holidays. Morning and afternoon slots available. Small 30 min classes allow for better interaction and learning. We cater for children as young as 4 months old right up to school age children. Our pool is privately owned, a warm 32 degrees all year round and is purpose built meaning our patrons are swimming lesson clientele only. Change rooms with change tables, toilets and showers are also located onsite. For ages 4+


 

 

Vacation Care, Arena Joondalup
Arena Joondalup Mon 14th - Friday 25th April (excludes public holidays). Cost $65 per day
www.arenajoondalup.venueswest.wa.gov.au

Every school holidays Joondalup’s favourite  Vacation Care programme returns! Government funded and with age split groupings, 5-8 years and 9-15 years, the programme is packed with age appropriate excursions, fun and educational activities and access to Arena Joondalup’s aquatic centre featuring a whirlpool, splash pool and 42m fully enclosed water slide!
Visit the website to view the complete schedule of activities and enrol now!

For ages 5-8 years & 9-15 years


     

 

Taste Budds Cooking School
Highgate. Tues 15th & Weds 16th April. 10am - 2pm. Cost: $50
www.tastebudds.co

Don't let the kids get bored this school holiday, send them along to Taste Budds. Drop the kids off for a 4 hour cooking workshop. Mums and Dads are welcome to hang out on the couch and drink coffee while the kids cook or can come and cook with the kids too!
For ages 6 - 12


 

Tiny Tots Tennis
Joondalup, Innaloo, Hillarys, Bayswater, Ellenbrook and Canning Vale.
www.tinytotstenniswa.com.au

Keep the kids busy this school holidays with daily one hour tennis lessons with Tiny Tots Tennis. Available for children aged 4 to 12 years of age and all skill levels. Tiny Tots Tennis is a specially developed program of tennis related activities and ball skills specifically tailored for children under 12 years. The purpose of the Tiny Tots Tennis program is to enhance the children's co-ordination, awareness, confidence and gross motor skills.
For ages 4 - 12


 

Monkey Sanctuary at Monkey Bars Early Learning Centre
Canning Vale. Cost $25 per session members $30 per session non members.
www.monkeybars.com.au

Do you have things to do and places to be? Then our sanctuary is the perfect place for your little monkey. Simply drop them off and we'll take care of the rest. Call 6254 2555 to book.
For ages 3+


 

Fun with Friends at Monkey Bars Early Learning Centre
Canning Vale.  Cost $18 per session members $22 per session non members.
www.monkeybars.com.au

Why not get a group of friends and their kids together for a fun filled day at Monkey Bars? A safe clean and fun environment for all little monkeys! Sit back and relax in our cafe while the kids enjoy a range of fun stimulating activities and play on our purpose built play equipment.


 

Zoo Crew - Perth Zoo
Perth Zoo. Mon 14th, Tues 15th, Weds 16th, Weds 23rd & Thurs 24th April. Cost $86 per day.
www.perthzoo.wa.gov.au

Zoo Crew is a new Perth educational adventure day for kids aged 8 - 13. Drop your kids off at the Zoo and they will get up close and personal with Zoo animals, make special animal treats and go into restricted areas of Perth Zoo. Your little monkeys can hang with us at the zoo while you get a day off.
For ages 8-13


 

Learn to Swim Programme. Arena Joondalup
Arena Joondalup. 
www.arenajoondalup.venueswest.wa.gov.au

Our Swim School provides a fun, safe and positive environment to develop your child’s skills. Programmes available for preschoolers this holidays. For further information and to enrol please contact our Swim School Team Arena Joondalup phone 93007118 or online   
For ages 3 to 5 years.


 

Holiday Swim School, Challenge Stadium
Mount Claremont.
www.challengestadium.venueswest.wa.gov.au

Our Holiday programme offers an intensive learn to swim opportunity with classes held daily during the school holidays. Small class sizes ensure great improvements will be made in your child’s swimming. Friendly qualified instructors make learning to swim a fun and educational experience. Available for all levels from preschoolers to advanced swimmers. 
For ages 2 - 17 years.


 

Kids Sports Club, Challenge Stadium 
Mount Claremont 
www.challengestadium.venueswest.wa.gov.au

For 5 – 12 year olds Kids Sports Club offers days full of cool sporting and recreational activities under the guidance of qualified, experienced and fun instructors. Visit the website to view the complete schedule of activities and enrol now!
For ages 5 - 12 years


 

Kids Gym, Challenge Stadium 
Mount Claremont
www.challengestadium.venueswest.wa.gov.au

Holiday Kids Gym classes help children develop their confidence, independence, balance, coordination, and motor skills.
With Toddler Gym, Kindy Gym, Advanced Kindy Gym, Junior Gym, Primary Gym and Advanced Primary Gym classes for kids aged 18 months to 10 years, you're sure to find a Kids Gym class to add some zing to your child's day. Visit the website for more information and to enrol now!  

For ages 1.5 - 10 years


 

Break Point Tennis School Holiday Clinics
South Perth Tennis Club & Applecross Tennis Club, Mon 14th - Thurs 17th 9am - 12pm. Cost: April $160. Tues 22nd - Thurs 24th April cost $120.
www.breakpoint.net.au

Our School Holiday Clinics are designed for enjoyment as we acknowledge the children who attend are on holidays and hence are keen to have some FUN! All children 5 and over can attend the 4 x 3 hour sessions spread over a week. Each morning is made up of tennis basics, tennis specfic games, delicous morning teas and other sporting activities like ... bike rides, modified soccer, cricket and indoor games.
For ages 5+



 

Cretaceous Carnival: Family Fun Day
Celebrate the opening of the blockbuster exhibition Dinosaur Discovery with the Western Australian Museum's Cretaceous Carnival! 
www.museum.wa.gov.au

Celebrate the opening of blockbuster exhibition Dinosaur Discovery with the Western Australian Museum’s Cretaceous Carnival!
Kids and adults alike are invited to join in the fun with a day of dinosaur activities for the whole family.
Ask our balloon twisters to twist you a triceratops, or watch as they create a towering T-Rex entirely from balloons!
Explore the world of dinosaurs through art and craft. Create fossils and footprints, or squash, squeeze and shape your very own prehistoric pal at our play-doh sculpting station. Make your own piece of dinosaur sand art to take home and treasure.
Learn about life in the Cretaceous period through song, dance, and storytelling. Let Paleontologist Professor P and his trusty side kick Gideon take you dinosaur hunting and discover the world of fossils with their interactive production. Special guest Gobi the Baby Dinosaur will get you dancing the “Fossil Rock” in his singing stage show
With face-painting, fairy-floss, a dino-inspired BBQ and many more family-friendly activities throughout the day, the Cretaceous Carnival is not to be missed!
Free Activities* (excluding bbq)
Admission charges apply for entry into the Dinosaur Discovery Exhibition.


 

Celebrate AQWA's Birthday
Hillarys. Sunday 13th April 10am - 5pm. 
www.aqwa.com.au

Sunday 13th April is AQWA's birthday! To celebrate, kids that visit on our birthday will score a free pirate eye patch to help them on their underwater journey.
Our sharks, stingrays and turtles will be celebrating too! Watch as our divers descend into the Shipwreck Coast at 12 noon to feed our animals a giant icy fish cake!


 

 

Whiteman Park
The April School Holidays is a fantastic time to visit Whiteman Park with fun activities throughout the school holidays. Bookings can be made on 9209 6000
www.whitemanpark.com.au

Billy Bushranger - The Easter Egg Thief. Tuesday 15th April 10.30am, 11.30am & 12.30pm. Cost $5
Billy Bushranger has stolen all the Easter eggs and the Easter Bilby and Trooper Fool need to find them all before it’s too late.  Join in the search in this hilarious tale of Easter egg chaos and help retrieve the Easter eggs.

Easter Egg Baskets. Wednesday 16th April. 10.30am, 11.30am & 12.30pm. Cost $5
Join us for some crafty Easter time fun and decorator your own basket ready to use for your Sunday Easter Egg Hunt!

Easter Tales with Ballerina Bunny. Thursday 17th April. 10.30am, 11.30am & 12.30pm. Cost $5
Get into the fun of Easter and join Ballerina Bunny for an enchanting Australian Easter Bunny story filled with beautiful songs, dancing and singing.

Mother's Day Craft Wednesday 23rd April. 10.30am, 11.30am & 12.30pm
Surprise Mum this Mother’s Day with a beautifully decorated photo frame designed by you!


 

Bibbulmun Track Foundation
Mundaring Weir
www.bibbulmuntrack.org.au

Dr Dolittle Goes Bush. Saturday 12th April 3.30pm - 6.00pm. Cost Adults $10, Kids $33.
A 4km return stroll for children (6-12yrs) to a typical campsite to see and learn about our native animals from the Kanyana Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre. Return before dusk following the reflective Waugal trail markers. Max two kids per adult. Max two adults per child. Not suitable for pushchairs, one hour from Perth near Mundaring. Location given after booking.  All children must be accompanied by an adult.
For ages 6 -12

Children's Camp Kitchen. Wednesday 16th April 12.30pm - 3.30pm. Cost Adults $5, Kids $33.
A 4km return walk to a typical Track campsite during the school holidays. In a beautiful bush setting children will learn camp cooking through hands-on experience! Just bring refreshments, snacks for kids and lunch for adults. Max two kids per adult. Max 2 adults per child.1hr from Perth. Ages 6 to 12yrs. Includes ingredients for cooking and experienced guides.
For ages 6 - 12


 

Scitech School Holiday Programs
Scitech, City West, Perth
www.scitech.org.au

Slime Studies Tuesday 15th  April. 10.00am - 11.00am. Cost $10 members $12 non-members
Prepare to get slimy as you investigate the states of matter. Make, mould and squish a variety of slime samples and see what happens when slime meets sound.
For ages 4 - 6 years

Play with Light and Colour Tuesday 22nd  April. 10.00am - 11.00am. Cost $10 members $12 non-members
Discover the many ways to make amazing colours with light. Reflect, refreact and disperse light as you test out diffracting rainbow glasses, polarizing lenses and create your own UV blueprints to take home.
For ages 4 - 6 years

Slime Studies Tuesday 15th  April. 12pm - 1pm. Cost $10 members $12 non-members
Prepare to get slimy as you investigate the states of matter. Make, mould and squish a variety of slime samples and see what happens when slime meets sound.
For ages 7 - 9 years

Easter Egg Engineers. Wednesday 16th April 10am - 11am. Cost $10 members $12 non-members
Just in time for Easter, design and build your own contraption to keep a failling egg from cracking. Engineer your creation to see if your egg can survive a drop from the highest height.
For ages 7 - 9  years

Play with Light and Colour Tuesday 22nd  April. 11.30am - 12.30pm. Cost $10 members $12 non-members
Discover the many ways to make amazing colours with light. Reflect, refreact and disperse light as you test out diffracting rainbow glasses, polarizing lenses and create your own UV blueprints to take home.
For ages 7 - 9 years

Stop Motion Effects 10am - 12pm. Cost $20 members $25 non-members
Discover how to bring everyday objects to life with stop-motion animation. Learn how to create some surprising stop-motion special effect, and then put them to test as you create your own animation masterpiece to take home.
For ages 8 - 10 years

Stop Motion Effects 1pm - 3pm. Cost $20 members $25 non-members
Discover how to bring everyday objects to life with stop-motion animation. Learn how to create some surprising stop-motion special effect, and then put them to test as you create your own animation masterpiece to take home.
For ages 11- 14 years

Easter Egg Engineers. Wednesday 16th April 12pm - 1pm. Cost $10 members $12 non-members
Just in time for Easter, design and build your own contraption to keep a failling egg from cracking. Engineer your creation to see if your egg can survive a drop from the highest height.
For ages 10 - 14  years

Be Creative with DNA 23rd April 1.30pm - 3.30pm Cost $15 members $17 non-members
Creative scientist Gary Cass will show participants how to be creative with DNA. Learn how to extract and take home your own DNA using our 100% safe extractions method. Then use iDNAtity audio app to make music from your genes.
For ages 10 - 14 years

Make a Telescope 24th April 10am - 11.30am Cost $25 members $28 non-members
Investigate refracting lenses and our place in the solar system as you build your own 30x telescope to take home to explore the night sky.
For ages 10 - 14 years

Science Nights 14th April. 5.30pm - 8.30pm Cost $25 members $28 non-members
What happens at Scitech once the sun goes down? Prepare for chocolate overload at this exclusive after hours event just for kids. Be amazed by the Ignite Curiosity show in the Lotterywest Science Theatre, explore and sleuth through Scitech's exhibitions as a part of the ultimate Scitech Easter egg hunt and use your curiosity driven skills to egg-speriment with an Easter twist.
For ages 6 - 12 years

Carbon Kids | Out and about: Urban Wilderness 24th April. 9am - 10.30am Cost $10 members $12 non-members. Location: Herdsman Lake Wildlife Centre
Bring the family and discover the creatures that hide in the wild corners of our city. Enjoy a real wildlike experience as zoologist Mandy Bamford leads you on an adventure seeking out the animals in the undergrowth of Herdsman Lake. Go high tech and try your hand at the Herdsman Lake Food Web app.
For all the family. Children under 4 are free


 

The Fairies Disco, Joondalup
Joondalup store Thursday 17th April 2pm - 3.30pm & 4pm - 5.30pm. Cost $10
www.thefairies.com

Dancing, games, chocolate egg hunting, face painting and much more for just $10. 2pm - 3.30pm for 2 - 3 years. 4pm - 5.30pm for 4 years and above
For ages 2 + 


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The Fairies Disco, Rockingham
Joondalup store Thursday 17th April 3.30pm - 5.00pm. Cost $15
www.thefairies.com

Tickets are $15 (includes entry, popcorn and a drink) Children must be toilet trained. Parents please note doors are locked at exactly 3.40pm and latecomers will not be permitted entry. Parents are not allowed to stay for the disco. Doors will be re-opened at 4.50pm for children to be collected.
For ages 2 + 


 

Perth Zoo Twlight Outdoor Cinema - The Lion King
Perth Zoo Wednesday 16th April 5.30pm
www.trybooking.com

Families can enjoy a magical evening at Perth Zoo’s Twilight Outdoor Cinema, presented by Brownes.  
Bring a picnic and settle in for the evening with your family on the Zoo’s Main Lawn.  The Zoo’s Meerkats Cafe will also be serving a limited selection of food and beverages. 
Premium ticket holders can spend time exploring the African Savannah area of the Zoo before the film starts.  Members of Perth Zoo are entitled to discounted ticketing.  


 

Easter Egg Workshops & The Crunchy Munchy Carrot Show
Forrest Place, City of Perth. Monday 14th - Thursday 17th April 10am - 2pm. Cost free.
www.visitperthcity.com

Let the kids express their creative side this Easter! Bring them to Forrest Place for Styrofoam egg decorating workshops using textas, stickers, glitter and other fun materials.

Kids can join the Easter Bunny on her adventure to turn ordinary carrots into Easter eggs in this hilarious show with music, dance and magic, audience participation and, of course, Easter eggs! Show times are 10.30am, 12pm & 1.30pm.

 


 

Perth City Easter Fun Day
Forrest Place, City of Perth. Saturday 19th April 11am - 3pm
www.visitperthcity.com

A day of Easter fun for the kids with a giant inflatable maze; bunny and chick petting zoo; workshops for basket-making; happy Easter bunnies and gingerbread decorating; free chocolate eggs; and the Crunchy Munchy Carrot Show.


   

Bizircus Show and Circus Workshops
Forrest Place, City of Perth. Monday 21st - Thursday 24th April 10am - 2pm. Cost free.
www.visitperthcity.com

Everybody loves a circus! Members of Perth's favourite circus troupe, Bizircus, will showcase their unique blend of comedy and great circus skills in 40 minute shows at 11am and 1pm. Between performances they will conduct circus workshops with children including juggling, lasso, diabolo and other fun activities.

 


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Revolutions Transport Museum
Traffic Tractors. Saturday 12th April - Sunday 27th April. 10am - 4pm. Cost: Entry by donation.
www.whitemanpark.com.au

It's all about Tractors at Revolutions Transport Museum these April school holidays! Follow our fun Tractor Trek inside the gallery to find out about these amazing machines. See if you can spot Trevor Tractor along the way! Come and see our smallest tractor too – the oh-so-cute Cletrac Crawler.  Ignite your creativity with our Terrific Tractor craft and more, with great prizes to be won too!



 

Dinosaur Discovery at the WA Museum
www.museumwa.gov.au

Prepare for a close encounter with some of the most extraordinary creatures to ever walk the earth at Dinosaur Discovery: Lost Creatures of the Cretaceous. Featuring more than 20 moving, life-size dinosaur models, this is a dino-exhibition like none you’ve seen before!
Premiering on 11 April 2014, you will be blown away by the size and authenticity of the fascinating creatures that lived 145-65 million years ago in an era that boasted the most diverse range of dinosaurs. The exhibition will feature all your favourites including a T-Rex and a 16 metre long Brachiosaurus but also include a number of species rarely seen before. Each of the models, made to scientifically exact specifications, will move and interact with one another.
In addition to the dinosaurs, this exhibition features cutting edge 3D augmented reality technology not seen before in Western Australia. There will also be fossils and dinosaur specimens to touch and feel. Kids can also enjoy a range of informative, hands-on activities in the dedicated play area located in the museum grounds.

Stripe Talks Dinosaurs 12th - 17th, 21st - 24th, 26th - 27th April 11am. Cost FREE
Join our favourite puppet Stripe the Numbat as he gets excited about dinosaurs! Whether interviewing our palaeontology team or telling tall dinosaur tales, Stripe will dig out the juicy dino-facts.
For ages 4 +

Swamps and Wetlands 12th - 17th, 19th - 27th April 11am. Cost FREE - $3.
Join us in the Discovery Centre this April as we wade into the wetlands! Get craft with the Swamp Creatures modeling activity, play in the Insect Activity Zone, take the Wetlands Detective trail challenge, find your favourite frog and more.
For ages 3 +


 

Maritime Museum, Fremantle
 Under the Sea 14th - 17th & 22nd - 24th April 10am - 12pm. Cost: Activities range from $2 - $5 each. Museum entry fee applies.
www.museum.wa.gov.au

Discover the secrets that lie under the sea's surface these holidays at the Maritime Museum. Get crafty with sea creature stamps and paint to decorate your Under the Sea beach bag. Make your own collage using coloured sand and mini-stones. Explore our favourite gentle giants of the deep with toys, stories and more in the Whale Wonders Zone.
For ages 3+


 

Shipwreck Galleries, Fremantle
Rats & Hats 14th - 17th & 22nd - 25th April 9.30am - 5.00pm Cost: Activities range from $2 - $4 each. 
www.museum. wa.gov.au

The rats are back! Track down these pesky and adventurous sailors in the Riddled With Rats trail before they nibble all of our ship's biscuits! With the sharp eyes of a Rat Detective, you'll have to search high and low to find these experts at hide-and-seek. Make yourself a papercraft hat in the finest Naval Tricorn or French Bonnett style to brave the high winds at sea.
For ages 4+


 

The Art Gallery of WA
Perth
www.artgallery.wa.gov.au

Take a special trip through the Art Gallery of Western Australia during the Easter school holidays. Grab your AGWA Passport Trail and journey through Australia’s fascinating history as captured by artists inYour Collection 1800- today and the Guy Grey-Smith: Art as Life exhibition. Our Voluntary Gallery Guides and Education staff will accompany your family in a fun discovery experience, including special tours and art activities. Don’t miss out on this trip through time. Family friendly tours are running every day at 11am during the school holidays.

Arty-Tecture with Lego Sunday 13th & 27th April 11am - 4pm. Cost Gold Coin donation.
Be inspired by the heritage buildings of Perth to create your building out of all-white Lego. It could be a church, hotel, theatre, fire station… anything you like! Place your buildings together with other creations to build a ghostly city. With over 60,000 pieces of Lego, there’s plenty for everyone!

Passport Trial and Art Workshops 14th, 16th & 17th, 23rd & 24th April. 11am - 4pm Cost: Gold Coin donation.
Go on a journey through time looking at artworks that tell a story of our history. With our interactive Passport Trail you will see how Perth has changed from early settlement to present day. Discover clues along the way that lead you through our galleries, including the old Perth courthouse and jail cells. Your reward for successful completion is a hands-on art activity with our ever popular Ed team. There are two activities both with a WA focus for you to choose from. Or, come back again to do them both!

For ages6+


 

Mermaid Trail at AQWA
Hillarys. 12th - 27th  April 10am - 5pm. 
www.aqwa.com.au

These school holidays go on an underwater journey at AQWA and take the Mermaid's Trail for a chance to WIN a treasure trove of prizes!
The Marmion mermaids have lost their most prized pearl! Now the race is on to find it; will you join the search? Follow the clues as you journey along WA's coastline and retrace the mermaid's fins to find the lost pearl!
The major prize winner will score a kids pack featuring their choice of mermaid or pirate goodies; PLUS the choice of a pearl necklace from the mermaids' treasure trove or, if you're more of a pirate in search of adventure, a Dive or Snorkel with Sharks experience! 20 runners up will also score a secret sea creature gift!


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Kids' Cushion Concerts
Tuesday 15 April 2014, 9.45am & 11.15am, Wednesday 16 April 2014, 9.45am & 11.15am Wardle Room, Perth Concert Hall

WASO’s Education Chamber Orchestra (EChO) offers a 50-minute musical extravaganza for children aged 0 – 6 years. The 15-piece ensemble features one of each instrument of the orchestra performing favourite songs and well-known tunes. These programs are designed for having fun and our lively presenter will encourage foot-tapping, hand-clapping, hip-swinging and singing. Meet the WASO musicians after the performance and have-a-go on our child-sized instruments.
An Auslan interpreter provided by Sign Language Communcations WA at the WA Deaf Society will interpret the concert on Wednesday 16 April at 11.15am.
Concert duration: 50 minutes
Suitable for 0 – 6 year olds.

More info & bookings: http://tickets.waso.com.au/single/psDetail.aspx?psn=8465
Phone: WASO Box Office (08) 9326 0000
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WestAustralianSymphonyOrchestra


 

Barbie Live! The Musical
Friday 25th April 11am, 3pm and 7pm. Challenge Stadium, Mount Claremont

Get ready Australia! The international stage sensation – Barbie Live! The Musical – is set to land on our shores for the very first time these April school holidays!  
Barbie Live! The Musical follows Barbie and her best friend Teresa on the set of their new movie in Hollywood.  When Teresa starts to doubt herself, Barbie uses lessons from her past movies Swan Lake, Princess and the Popstar, and Mariposa and Fairy Princess to teach Teresa to be confident, believe in herself and embrace the power of friendship. 
Bringing together a cast of nineteen talented singers and dancers, dazzling costumes and choreography, contemporary music, spectacular lighting and incredible sets, Barbie Live! The Musical is a must-see for Barbie and music theatre fans of all ages. 
Don’t miss your chance to sing and dance along with this spectacular production.


 

Pixar in Concert
Saturday 26 April 2014, 2pm & 6.30pm Crown Theatre Perth

From the Toy Story trilogy and Cars, to Finding Nemo and Up, Pixar has forever changed filmmaking and given audiences of all ages some of the most beloved characters and enchanting stories in cinematic history. Now, for the first time ever, WASO will perform the memorable orchestral scores live in concert with a huge screen showing visually stunning clips from Pixar's 13 feature films.

More info & bookings: http://tickets.waso.com.au/single/psDetail.aspx?psn=8362
Phone: WASO Box Office (08) 9326 0000
Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/WestAustralianSymphonyOrchestra




 

Karrinyup Shopping Centre
Meet the Easter Bunny at Karrinyup. 14th - 19th April 11am - 2pm.
www.karrinyupcentre.com.au

Meet the Easter Bunny who will be roving the centre handing out yummy Easter eggs in the lead up to Easter!

Lego Brick Zone. 22nd - 27th April 10am - 1pm (Sunday 11am - 2pm)
Karrinyup is excited to be bringing the LEGO Brick Zone to Karrinyup, this April School Holidays! LEGO® brick events bring the creative, hands-on fun of LEGO bricks to kids and families with an engaging and imaginative experience that stimulates creativity and learning. From free play and building at custom made LEGO play tables, there are plenty of activities to keep kids entertained.


 

Melville Shopping Plaza
Hippokidz Dinosaurs. Wednesday 16th April. 10am - 1pm.
www.melvilleplaza.com.au

 


 

The Park Centre
Meet the Easter Bunny. Saturday 12th April 10am - 1pm.
www.theparkcentre.com.au

 


 

Noranda Shopping Village
Mad Hatters Tea Party. Saturday 12th April. Sessions at 10am, 11am, 12pm.
www.norandashoppingvillage.com.au

 


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Buggybuddys Top 100 School Holiday Activities


1.   Book tickets for Dinosaur Discovery at the WA Museum. Opening on 11th April this exhibition features over 20 moving, life-size dinosaurs including a T-Rex and a 16 metre Brachiosaurus.
Location: Perth. Suitable for: All ages.
Cost: $20 Adults, $12.50 kids (aged 3 - 15 years) Children under 3 re free.
   

2.   Head along to the Lego Brick Zone at Karrinyup Shopping Centre.
Location: Karrinyup Shopping Centre. Suitable for: Children aged 18 months+
 

3.   Book in for Scitech's School holiday events. You'll find 'Slime Studies', 'Make a Telecscope', 'Stop Motion Effects' and much, much more! 
Location: Perth City. Suitable for: children aged 4 - 14
Cost: $10 - $28 per session.
   

4.   Enjoy a visit to Rio Tinto Naturescape at Kings Park and have some old-fashioned dirty fun wading through creeks and building dams and cubby houses.
Location: Kings Park. Suitable for: All ages

5.   Go Wild at Jungle Gym in Willetton. Play gym for kids 5 and under 9.30am – 11.00am. Special school holiday activities for older children in the afternoon. 
Location: Willetton. Suitable for: Under 5's
Cost: $6.50 per session
 

6.   Visit the Buggybuddys Award winning Adventure World before it closes for the season on June 2nd. 
Location: Bibra Lake. Suitable for: All ages
Cost: Adults $52.40 Children (4 - 13 years) $43.40 Children under 4: Free
 

7.   Book in for kids cooking lessons at What’s 2 Eat?, a cooking school specialising in healthy eating. 
Location: Wanneroo : Suitable for: Children aged 3+. Drop and leave available for school aged children.
Cost: $19.50 per 90 minute session.
 

8.   Take a tour of HMAS Submarine Ovens in Fremantle. Children need to be over 5 to partake in the tour.
Location: Fremantle. Suitable for: School aged children over 5
Cost: $10 Adults $3 Children
 

9.   Head into Perth City. Check out the sights and cool off in the water labyrinth. Don’t forget to pick up your City of Perth Playground Pass which contains lots of great offers off things to do this school holidays.
Location: Perth City. Suitable for: All ages.
 

10.   Bounce off the walls at BOUNCEinc, Perth's largest trampoline park!
Location: Cannington. Suitable for: Children 3+
Cost: $19 Adults $13 Children (includes grip socks)
   

11.   Book a school holidays activities at Whiteman Park. This school holidays you can make Easter Egg Baskets, enjoy Easter Tales with Ballerina Bunny and do a Mother's Day craft. 
Location: Whiteman Park. Suitable for: Children 3+
Cost: $5 per child per session.
 

12.   Meet your football heros at Falcons Footbal Skills Clinic and receive specialist coaching from falcons staff and players. Running Tuesday 15th April 8.30am - 12.30m.
Location: Arena Joondalup. Suitable for: Pre-Primary to Year 7
Cost: $65 per child. 
 

13.   Book into the Madhatters Tea Party at Noranda Shopping Village. Free event taking place on Saturday 12th April. Limited spaces available. Book by ringing 9426 8892
Location: Noranda Shopping Village. Suitable for: Children aged 3+
 

14.   Pay a visit to Landsdale Farm School, say hello to the farm animals, wander through the herb garden and play in the covered playground.
Location: Landsdale. Suitable for: All ages.
Cost: $6 per person. Children under 2 are free.
 

15.   Spend the morning at The Pottery PlayroomNot only can you paint your own pottery but kids will love having fun in the mini jungle gym. Don’t forget your socks!
Location: Joondalup. Suitable for: All ages
Prices start from $10
 

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Pack a picnic and spend the morning plane and helicopter spotting at Jandakot Airport
Location: Jandakot Suitable for: All ages

 

17.   Book in for the 3 hour Fairies School holiday Workshop at the Joondalup or Rockingham stores.
Location: Joondalup & Rockingham. Suitable for: Children aged 2 - 6 (Must be toilet trained)
Cost: $40

18.   Head to the fabulous playground at Yokine Reserve. A great playground for kids of all ages and abilities. Don’t forget a spare change of clothes as kids are not able to resist the water play area.
Location: Yokine. Suitable for: All ages.
 

19.   Be a pirate for the day and take a Tour of the Duyfken, a replica of the first European Ship to reach Australia. 
Location: Fremantle Harbour. Suitable for: All ages
Cost: Adults $10 Children $5 (ages 5 - 15 years) Family pass $25
 

20.  

Take a trip to Penguin Island. Kids will love the ferry journey across to the island and meeting the little Penguin’s that make it their home at the Penguin Discovery Centre. 
Location: Rockingham. Suitable for: All ages
Cost: Adults $22 Children $17.50 for ferry and pengiun feeding experience. $14 for unlimited ferry crossings only. Children under 3 are free.

   

21.   Get your tickets to WASO's Kids Cushion Concerts where the 15 piece orchestra will perform well known tunes and children will get to have a go on child sized instruments after the show.
Location: Perth Concert Hall. Suitable for: 0 - 6 year olds.
Cost: $15 per ticket. Children under 1 are free.
 

22.   Ride a Dinosaur at Triassic Fun Park for some dinosaur fun in Canning Vale.
Location: Canning Vale Suitable for: 0 - 12 years.
Cost: $10.50 - $14.50. Ride on Dinosaurs $2, Motorised cars $5, Mini golf $7.50. Children under 1 are free.
   

23.   Let the kids climb the walls at City Summit Rock Climbing Centre in Malaga. School holiday programs are also available.
Location: Malaga Suitable for: Children aged 5+
Cost: Adults $18, Children over 7 $15 plus $10 harness hire. Children under 7 $10 including harness hire.
   

24.   Book into the Bibbulmun Track Foundation's school holiday activities where you can enjoy a camp kitchen or learn about native animals in the 'Dr Dolittle Goes Bush session'.
Location: Mundaring Weir Suitable for: Children aged 6 - 12.
Cost: Adults $5-$10 Children $33.
   

25.   Get Arty-Tecture with Lego at The Art Gallery of WA. Kids are invited to build a ghostly city where everything is white!
Location: Perth Suitable for: Children aged 4+
Cost: Gold coin donation.
 

26.   Visit the Buggybuddys Award Winning Ivey Watson Playground in Kings Park and enjoy lunch at Sticky Beaks Cafe.
Location: Kings Park, Perth. Suitable for: Children up to the age of 6

27.   Play Mini-golf! Great fun for the whole family. Check out Buggybuddys Top 10 places across Perth to play.
Location: Across, Perth. Suitable for: Children over the age of 2.
   

28.   Take the kids along to the school holiday sessions at Decdance in Joondalup. 2 hour disco sessions are $10 per child and include DJ, party games and prizes.
Location: Joondalup. Suitable for: Children aged 5 - 13.
Cost: $10 per child per 2 hour session.
 

29.   Climb the DNA tower in Kings Park and get a birds eye view of Perth and the Swan River.
Location: Kings Park, Perth. Suitable for: All ages.
 

30.   Get your tickets for the Twilight Cinema at Perth Zoo where they will be screening The Lion King. Premium ticket holders can enhance their experience by visiting the resident lions of the zoo before the screening commences.
Location: Perth Zoo, South Perth. Suitable for: All ages
Cost: Adults $17 Children (4 - 15 years) $12. Children 3 and under are free.
 

31.   Head to the cinema. Family friendly movies showing this school holidays are: Mr Peabody and Sherman, The Lego Movie, Muppets Most Wanted and Spiderman 2.    

32.   Head to Forrest Place for the FREE Bizircus Show and Circus Workshops. Bizcircus will showcase their unique blend of comedy and great circus skills in 40 minute shows at 11am and 1pm with circus workshops taking place in between shows.
Location: Forrest Place, Perth. Suitable for: All ages
 

33.   Book a 4 day swimming course at The Swim School in Merriwa and Ocean Reef.
Location: Merriwa and Ocean Reef. Suitable for: Children aged 3+
Cost: $56 for 4 days. 
   

34.   Visit the West Australian Reptile Park in the Swan Valley. Kids will love getting hands on with snakes, Lizards and Dingos.
Location: Henley Brook. Suitable for: All ages
Cost: Adults $12 Children (aged 3 - 15) $7. Under 3's are free.
   

35.   Visit Pitstop Playground in Banksia Grove. Don't forget to take along your scooter or bike so you can race around the tracks!
Location: Banksia Grove. Suitable for: Children aged 4+
 

36.   Spend the morning at IKEA and make use of the free one hour creche facilities for children aged 3 - 8 while you relax with a $3.50 coffee and cake.
Location: Osborne Park. Suitable for: Children aged 3 - 8

37.   Take control of a Boeing 737 at the Flight Experience Centre. Kids will not only get the chance to fly the flight simulator but will also learn about the history of flight in these special school holiday session.
Location: Northbridge Suitable for: Children aged 5+
Cost: $15 per child
   

38.   Spend the day at Scitech. Check out the Ingenious exhibit and watch a movie in the captivating Horizon Planetarium.
Location: Perth Suitable for: All ages. Children must be 4 and over to enter the Planetarium.
Cost: Adults $17, Children (4 - 15 years) $11. Children under 4 are free.
   

39.   Join Stripe the Numbat as he gets excited about Dinosaurs at the Western Australia Museum. Find out more here 
Location: Perth Suitable for: Children aged 4+
Cost: FREE
 

40.   Visit Maylands Water Land before it closes for the Season at the end of the April School Holidays. 
Location: Perth Suitable for: All ages 
Cost: Adult $4 Children $3. Children under 2 free.
 

41.   Spend the day visiting the residents of Buggybuddys award winning Perth Zoo. Don't forget to pack a spare change of clothes as once kids discover the water playground they will get wet!
Location: South Perth Suitable for: All ages 
Cost: Adult $24.50 Children $12.30. Children under 4 free.
 

42.   Check out the new flying fox and surf simulator at The Beach House Play centre, runner-up in the Buggybuddys Awards for 'Best Play Centre in WA'.
Location: Osborne Park Suitable for: All ages 
Cost: 6 - 11 months $3, 1 - 5 years $9.50, 6 - 14 years $10.50. 
 

43.    Spend the day at Whiteman Park. There is so much to see and do from museums to steam trains, water playgrounds to bush trails!
Location: Whiteman Park Suitable for: All ages 
 

44.   Take up Tennis with the Break Point Tennis School Holiday Clinics.
Location: Applecross & South Perth. Suitable for: children aged 5+
Cost: $120 (3 days) - $160 (4 days)
   

45.   Check out you local library for free or low cost school holiday activities.   

46.   Spend the day at The Great Escape at Hillarys Boat Harbour. 
Location: Hillarys Boat Harbour. Suitable for: All ages
Cost: $21.90
   

47.   Take the ferry from Barrack Street to South Perth.
Location: Perth. Suitable for: All ages
Cost: $2.80 Adult $1.10 Child one way. Under 5's free. Available with Transperth FamilyRider.
 

48.   Book a table at Fired! Ceramic Café and enjoy painting your own pottery.
Location: Joondalup. Suitable for: All ages
Cost: Prices start from $10
   

49.   Visit the Shipwreck Galleries in Fremantle where you can make your own hat and go on the hunt for a rat!
Location: Fremantle. Suitable for: Children aged 4+
Cost: $2 - $4
 

50.   Budding actor in the house? Why not enrole them at The Barking Gecko Theatre Company's two day school holiday workshop.
Location: Subiaco Suitable for: Children aged 7 - 15.
Cost: $120
   

51.   Head to the fully fenced Deep Water Point Playground and treat yourself to lunch or coffee and cake at the Deep Water Point Cafe.
Location: Mount Pleasant Suitable for: All ages
 

52.   Book a 'Play With Clay' pottery class at the Pottery Centre in Whiteman Park.
Location: Whiteman Park Suitable for: Children aged 3+
Cost: $8 - $13.
 

53.   Visit Yanchep National Park for Koala and Kangaroo spotting. Enjoy lunch and indulge in some chocolate at The Chocolate Drops Tea Rooms.
Location: Yanchep Suitable for: All ages
Cost: $11 per car.
 

54.   Get the most out of  The Maze by visiting before Outback Splash closes for the season. 
Location: Bullsbrook. Suitable for: All ages
Cost: $33 Adults $24 Children. Children under 4 are free
   

55.   Take a day trip to Donnybrook Apple Fun Park– Australia’s largest free playground around a 2 hour drive south from Perth city.
Location: Donnybrook. Suitable for: All ages
 

56.   Have some old-fashioned fun and head to the Galaxy Drive-in Movies in Kingsley. Only $20 a car on Tuesday evenings.
Location: Kingsley. Suitable for: All ages
Cost: $20 per car on Tuesdays, Weeknights Adult $9 children (4 -12 years) $4. Fri/Sat/Sun Adults $10 Children $5. Children under 4 are free.
 

57.   Visit the WA Maritime Museum in Fremantle where you canget craft with stamps and paint to decorate your own Under the Sea beach bag.
Location: Fremantle. Suitable for: Children aged 3+
Cost: $10 Adults $3 Children. Activities range from $3 - $5.
 

58.   Pay a visit to Mundaring Weir– walk the dam, visit the look out and then head to the Mundaring Weir Hotel afterwards for lunch. They have a playground for the kids and serve up a Lamb Spit at 3pm every Sunday. 
Location: Mundaring. Suitable for: All ages
 

59.   Take some time out to get your kids teeth checked at Cherrygum Dental. The most family friendly dentist around! The waiting room is a mecca for kids with free arcade machines and a play area. You can choose to have a check up Batman, Spiderman or the Tooth Fairy!
Location: Applecross. Suitable for: All ages
   

60.   Buy yourself some peace and quiet and the kids a whole load of fun by booking them into VenuesWest Vacation Care at Arena Joondalup.
Location: Joondalup. Suitable for: Children aged 5 - 15 years.
Cost: $65 per day (CCR and CCB available)
   

61.   Spend the day at Hillarys Boat harbour. There is so much to see and do from 2 aquariums, a amusement park with rides and waterslides, a playground and plenty of places for ice-cream. You’ll have a tough time deciding what to do!
Location: Hillarys Suitable for: All ages.
   

62.   Visit the Castledare Miniature Railway and enjoy lunch afterwards at the nearby Canning River Cafe.
Location: Wilson Suitable for: All ages 
Cost: Adult $6 Children $3. Children under 2 free.
 

63.   Book the kids intoTaste Budds Cooking School where they will have great fun making some yummy food.
Location: Highgate Suitable for: Children aged 6 - 12
Cost: $50
   

64.   Head to Woodbridge Riverside Park. Great park for kids of all ages and abilities.
Location: Guildford Suitable for: All ages
 

65.   Get cuddly with a feathered or furry friend at The Cuddly Animal Farm in the Swan Valley.
Location: Henley Brook Suitable for: All ages.
Cost: $13. Children under 2 are free.
   

66.   Warm day? Then head to Rainbow Waters water playground.
Location: Ellenbrook. Suitable for: All ages
 

67.   Take a day trip to Toodyay. Take a tour of the old mill or jail, ride the miniature railway and have lunch at the Coca-Cola Café.  

68.   Spend some time at Chipmunks Playland and Cafe in Whitfords, winner of the Buggybuddys Award for 'Best Playcentre in WA'. Will your kids be brave enough to try the big red slide!
Location: Whitfords. Suitable for: All ages
Cost: Children aged 1 - 3 $9.90 Children aged 3 - 11 $12.90
 

69.    Do your kids love dinosaurs? Then head to the Museum of Natural History where they will get to meet a few.
Location: Guildford. Suitable for: All ages
Cost: $5 Adults $2 Children.
 

70.   Take a Captain Cook Cruise from Barrack Street Jetty to Fremantle. Join the kids club to get a whole host of free goodies.
Location: Perth. Suitable for: All ages
Cost: $38 Adults $21 Children.
   

71.   Enjoy lunch at the historic Parkerville Tavern. There is a playground plus a huge amount of space in their beer garden for kids to run about on. Plus kids will love the resident emus and chickens.
Location: Parkerville. Suitable for: All ages
   

72.   Head to the award winning Little Creatures Brewery in Fremantle and let the kids play in the sandpit. If you visit on a Sunday kids will love being entertained by the fabulous Balloon Artistry by Aaron Smyth between 10am - 2pm.
Location: Fremantle. Suitable for: All ages
 

73.   Head to Heathcote Reserve, the Pirate Park
Location: Applecross. Suitable for: All ages
 

74.   Take a CAT bus ride around Perth City.
Location: Perth. Suitable for: All ages 
 

75.   Barbie Fan? The make sure you book tickets for Barbie Live! The Musical.
Location: Challenge Stadium Suitable for: All ages
Cost: Tickets range from $34.90 - $99
   

76.   Pack a picnic and take a day trip to Lake Leschenaultia.  
Location: Chidlow. Suitable for: All ages
 

77.   Visit  Lollipop's Playland in Jandakot. Even the parents get to play on all the equipment!
Location: Jandakot. Suitable for: All ages
Cost: Adult $3.50 Child 1-3  years $10.90 Child 4 and over $12.90
   

78.   Head to Whistlers Chocolate Factory in the Swan Valley. Kids will have a ball playing in their huge sandpit while you sip a coffee in peace.
Location: Swan Valley. Suitable for: All ages 
   

79.   Pack a picnic and head to Synergy Parklands in Kings Park and have fun climbing the dinosaurs. 
Location: Perth City. Suitable for: More suited for children aged 3+
 

80.   Pay a visit to Revolutions Transport Museum at Whiteman Park for a fun 'Tractor Track' where kids can ignite their creativity with terrific tractor craft. Take a ride on the Bennett Brook Railway afterwards.
Location: Whiteman Park Suitable for: All ages 
Cost: Gold coin entry.
 

81.   Enjoy a picnic and a paddle at Bells Rapids in Brigadoon. Kids will love discovering the tree swings over the other side of the bridge!
Location: Brigadoon Suitable for: All ages 
 

82.   Have little people and don’t want to join the ‘big kid’ crowd at the Play Centres? Then head to Little Champs Playlanda dedicated playcentre for under 5’s.
Location: Bibra Lake Suitable for: Children under 5.
Cost: $7.50 entry per child.
 

83.   Enjoy a picnic at Faulkner Park. Kids will love the 'erupting' volcano!
Location: Belmont. Suitable for: All ages
 

84.   Spend the day in Fremantle. So much to see and do from museums to markets, playgrounds to family friendly dining.
Location: Fremantle. Suitable for: All ages
   

85.   Enjoy a bite to eat at the Sorrento Beach Shack, Runner-up in the Buggybuddys Awards for Best Family Friendly restaurant. Has a great fenced play area for kids.
Location: Hillarys Harbour. Suitable for: All ages
 

86.   Have fun on the big green 50 metre slide at Cannington Leisureplex.
Location: Cannington. Suitable for: All ages
Cost: $5.40 Adults $3.90 Children aged 3 to 15 years. Under 3's free.
 

87.   Spend the day in Kings Park, runner-up in the Buggybuddys Awards for Best Family Day Out. With a choice of 3 amazing playgrounds, a tree top walk and a tower to climb you can easily spend the whole day there! 

88.   Love the Pixar movies? Then make sure you get your tickets for WASO's Pixar in Concert where mucis from the Toy Story Trilogy, Cars, Finding Nemo, Up plus more will played live alongside a huge screen showing clips from the movies.
Location: Burswood. Suitable for: Children aged 6+
Cost: Tickets $69 - $89 Adults $35 - $49 Children aged 1 - 15 .
   

90.   Enjoy a morning at Kadidjiny Park, also known as the Dr Seuss Playground.
Location: Melville. Suitable for: All ages
 

91.   Check out the newly renovated Fremantle Leisure Centre when it reopens it's doors this month after a $3 million facelift.
Location: Fremantle Suitable for: All ages
 

92.   Enjoy a bite to eat at The Mezz by visiting family friendly restaurants The Peasant’s Tablewhere Kids get FREE babychinos and an activity pack or Missy Moo's Burger Bar with it's very own kids play area. Have some fun on the playground next to the restaurants after lunch.
Location: Mount Hawthorn Suitable for: All ages
   

93.   Take a train ride – kids love train journeys. Don’t forget you can purchase a Familyrider which allows unlimited system-wide travel for a group of 2 adults and 5 children aged 5 and over after 9.00am during the school holidays. The ticket costs just $11.60
Location: Across Perth Suitable for: All ages
 

94.   Book the kids into the Kids Sports Club at Challenge Stadium. Kids will enjoy a day packed full of fun sporting activities.
Location: Mount Claremont. Suitable for: Children aged 5 - 12 years
Cost: $32 half day $52 full day.
   

95.   Pack a picnic and head to the Meadow Springs Quarry Adventure Park.
Location: Mandurah. Suitable for: All ages
 

96.   Don't let the kids climb the walls! Let them jump off them instead by taking them to Flip Out Trampoline Arena. If they can walk then they are old enough to jump.
Location: Malaga Suitable for: Children aged 18+
Cost: $14 per hour session.
   

97.   Book tickets to Spare Parts Puppet Theatre's latest play, Hachiko, a moving story about loyalty and resilence.
Location: Fremantle. Suitable for: Children aged 5 and over.
Cost: $23 per ticket.
   

98.   Ride a Sting Ray at Balga Leisure Centre
Location: Balga. Suitable for: All ages
 
 

99.   While the weather is still warm, why don't you check out one of Perth's water slides. We've picked out 12 of the best! Find them here.
Location: Across Perth. Suitable for: All ages
   

100.   Book a last minute getaway to Margaret River. There are so many fun things to do for both parents and kids. Pay a visit to Sunflowers Animal Farm, enjoy a beer at The Cheeky Monkey Brewery, let the kids run wild at Xscape at the Cape, and indulge in ice-cream at Simmo’s Ice-Creamery.