Family Travel Ideas in PerthEdit This
Perth has many things that can be done with the family in mind. The many attractions of the city will appeal to both young and old.
Perth is the home of some wonderful parks. Kings Park has the Lotterwest Family Area with playground equipment especially for kids under six years old. Older children will love the water and dinosaurs theme of Synergy Parkland.
Perth has several family friendly beaches that make good family outings during the warm months. Most have playgrounds and inexpensive food. Hillary’s has a wonderful family beach where little kids can swim. There is an area with trampolines and rope climbing for older kids.
The Perth Zoo
The Perth Zoo is a perfect place to spend a day with the family. There are over 1300 animals in the zoo. The zoo is open 9am to 5pm every day and it is a no smoking zoo but does have 2 designated areas where you can smoke. Adult prices are $20 and children 4 to 15 are $10.
The Aquarium of Western Australia
The Aquarium of Western Australia is nearby. There is an underwater tunnel at this Aquarium that will stun you and your kids with the incredible beauty of the ocean. The Café serves great meals and snacks throughout the day so there is no need to go anywhere else. It is open from 10 am to 5pm and adult admission is $26.50 with children 4 to 15 $15. They offer a deal for a family of 2 adults and 2 children at $69.
Perth Bell Tower
The most notable site in Perth is the Perth Bell Tower, a tall glass spire at the Swan River. It is especially beautiful at night because the lighting changes colors. There is an observation deck which will give you a magnificent view of the city. You can get up close to the bells for a first experience of their size and hear them ring.
Scitech, the leading science center, is in Perth. Exhibitions are live and the best one is the Horizon Planetarium where you can sit back and watch the night sky even in the day time. It is open 9:30am to 4pm and weekends 10am to 5pm.
Where should you stay with a family? Hotel Novotel in Perth Langly has a family deal that is great. They have family rooms, play areas and menus for kids. Kids stay free and so is breakfast.
Take your family to Perth to participate in the many family activities that are available.
Experience the best of Perth, along the river on Stirling Highway, stop-over in Kings Park for some city photos, cruise over the narrows bridge swan river to the South Perth foreshore. All this in the one of a kind Showtimelimos Bumblebee Camaro Stretch Limousine. With its awesome Bumblebee Camaro exterior and full fit out transformers interior, you will be blown away and the talk of the town. Soft-drinks, spring-waters, ice and champagne glassware with ice are served as a complimentary service, as well as potato crisps for the kids. Call Roger on 0433 985 533 to schedule more..