Spring has finally arrived and Perth is turning it on this September School holidays! Everything from Dinosaurs to Superhero lunches, there is a whole lot of family fun for all ages.
Plan your school holidays with an exciting travel itinerary, and save on your city accommodation with a hotel deal from Holiday Inn Perth City Centre. Our hotel is conveniently located just a short distance from each experience.
Check out our Top 10 list of the best Perth City experiences this school holidays.
1. Dinosaur discovery: lost creatures of the cretaceous
Wed 20 Sep 2017 – Sun 28 Jan 2018
Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre
Experience a close encounter with thrilling life like Dinosaurs at the Lost Creatures of the Cretaceous. Prepare for over 23 life-size dinosaur models moving and interacting with each other – an amazing experience you don’t want to miss!
2. Zombie Outbreak
Thursday 28 Sept 2017
There will be a thrilling outbreak of Zombies at the laneways of 140 this school holidays. At this event you will find: free bags of movie style popcorn, free zombie face painting from 11.30 am to 2.30 pm and free Moonwalk lesson on Michael Jackson’s classic songs. In addition, food outlets in the area such as Nandos and Bam Bam Boo will offer a $5 discount.
3. Super hero lunch – Kids eat free!
Wednesday 4th October
Fly over to Ivy & Jack dressed as your favourite character for our Superhero Party! Hang out and play games with Spiderman from 12.30pm – 1.30pm. Then watch movies on the big screen from 1.30pm plus all the usual games and colouring in and of course KIDS EAT FREE.
4. School’s Out at Scitech – Forensics!
23 Sep – 06 Oct
Do you have a budding scientist on your hands? Don’t miss out on Scitech’s forensic-themed School’s Out event this school holidays. Activities include creating fake wounds, crime story-time, uncover clues and solve crimes.
5. Lazer Tag Russell Square Perth City
6. Jump, Jam, Jiggle!
Take your kids to an interactive music lesson where they will learn all about instruments and the orchestra. Kate Page presents an affordable ($17) musical workshop at Perth Concert Hall for children from 3 to 7 years of age. Places are limited and early bookings are advised so visit the WASO website to make a booking.
7. Mini Golf on Elizabeth Quay
Let the little ones try their skills at adventure mini golf at Elizabeth Quay. The pop-up 18 hole course is open every day and provides fun for the whole family no matter what age. You can even play a game whilst watching the sunset then the course lights up at night with coloured lighting effects! Only $12 per child or $45 for a family pass.
8. Krispy Kreme doughnut decorating
Myaree and Whitford City
10:00am-4:00pm • 26th September – 30th September • 3rd October – 7th October
Krispy Kreme is holding interactive and fun Doughnut decoration 20 minutes session for just $ 5.95 per kids (include two Doughnuts, a paper hat and a balloon). Let the kids being original and creative with a range of colourful icing and topping while you enjoy watching them having fun with a coffee in your hand. There are heaps of sessions running during the spring holidays so you don’t have to plan around it.
If your kids love Lego they will be blown away by Rotarys’s annual event showcasing amazing Lego creations. The whole family will love this amazing exhibition of Lego displays with over 60 exhibits and live appearances from Anna, Elsa, Batman and Captain America. This event is promised to sell out so grab your ticket now.
10. The Perth Mint
Take the family to enjoy the Perth Mint architecture by having a guided tour of their grand heritage building. Educate the kids about gold pouring and impress them with the secured vaults and let them discover the tales of the Mint’s golden past via audio visual technology. All of this for only $19.
STAY IN THE HEART OF PERTH CITY
Make a weekend of it and stay at Holiday Inn Perth City Centre. Our hotel is conveniently located within walking distance of the train station, Elizabeth Quay and the city’s entertainment venues. Jump on the free Red Cat at the hotel’s doorstep for easy transport to Perth Arena and many other attractions.
Weekend Hotel Deal
Save on accommodation in the heart of Perth City with our Weekend Special Package. Check in to Holiday Inn Perth City Centre on a Friday or Saturday. Package includes accommodation for 2 adults plus Kids Stay & Eat Free, full buffet breakfast and a late check-out.