It’s the April School Holidays here in WA. School’s been out for one weekend and the kids are already bored! What better way to keep them entertained than throw them in the back of a campervan and hit the open road. Along the way, you can check out our list of some of the hottest school holiday destinations in WA.


Kids Big Carnival

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Wanneroo Showgrounds will burst into a fun-filled atmosphere when the Kids Big Carnival springs into action. 
All of the fun of sideshow alley, as well as entertainment that includes a Dreamworks Trolls Show, Captain Jolly Jims Pirate Adventure Show and encounters with dinosaurs are on offer for one low entry price.Early bird tickets are already sold out for the carnival which runs on April 20, 21 and 22.
The morning session runs from 8.45am until 12.30pm and the afternoon one from 1.15pm until 5pm.  Children under two are free and tickets are $27 per child under 14 and $17 for adults.
For tickets www.kidsbigcarnival.com.au


Tree’s Adventure

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WA’s First Tree Ropes Course! Trees Adventure is an exhilarating 2 Hour experience with courses landing from 2m low easy courses up to 25m high insane ones! Come and enjoy a day out amidst the breathtaking Peel Region only 45min from Mandurah in Dwellingup. With over 80 challenges and 20 flying foxes, there is an adventure for the whole family!

Participants will be provided safety equipment and training.

    • Lower Courses for 4-7yrs
    • Higher Courses for 8+
    • Adult supervision is required.
    • Prices from $25.
    • Bookings are essential!

For online bookings and more details visit treesadventure.com.au

For ages 4+ years


Whiteman Park

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Whiteman Park is a unique recreation and conservation reserve that covers nearly 4,000 hectares of natural bushland and leisure facilities in Perth’s northern suburbs. There are a number of great school holiday attractions including:

  • ‘Wheels of Fortune’ Mystery Adventure
  • Children’s Pottery Workshops
  • Mix & Make Science Show
  • HeritageFest Banner Bonanza
  • & much more!!!

For more information on all the happenings at Whiteman Park, go to whitemanpark.com.au.


AQWA – The Aquarium of Western Australia

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AQWA -The Aquarium of Western Australia celebrates 30 years this April as one of Perth’s most iconic tourist destinations and home to hundreds of species of marine life from the coastline of Western Australia.

With more than 7,080,093 people surging through AQWA’s gates over the 30 years, Perth’s leading tourist attraction continuously amazes visitors with an incredible underwater journey through the icy waters of coral reefs and colourful marine creatures.

To celebrate the big birthday AQWA will be hosting a week of programs and events during the school holidays from the 13th of April to the 20th of April. Every day from 11.30am – 2.30pm there will be FREE face painting, kid’s activities, roving performers and heaps more. Plus, all kids get a FREE slushy!

AQWA is located just 20 minutes north of the city at Hillarys Boat Harbour and is accessible by public transport. For up to date AQWA entry prices, CLICK HERE.


The MAZE – Home of Outback Splash

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The Outback Splash wet attractions are now open! The three-storey waterslide playground, The Plummet inflatable slide and the Octopus Bay kids splash zone. Play some mini golf, meet a koala or just enjoy a barbie. Outback Splash at The Maze; have ‘A full day of fun!’

Last season the Park welcomed 2 brand new water attractions; The Plummet inflatable slide, standing over 10 meters high with a 7 metre drop, and the Octopus Bay kids splash zone featuring a 3-slide giant octopus and a miniature tipping bucket.

Not quite ready to get wet? Meet Australian animals up-close – including our brand new baby koala – explore one of the six challenging mazes – including Perth’s first hedge maze – or enjoy the giant jumping pillow, mini golf and nature-play children’s playground.

The Park is open from 10am to 5pm every day of the school holidays. Admission includes access to all park attractions and is $27.00 for children (4-15 years), $31 for students and $34.00 for adults.

Tickets and Annual Passes are now available for purchase online. For more information visit themaze.com.au or facebook.com.au/outbacksplash


LEGO Play Zone Fun at Hawaiian’s Melville

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Head to Hawaiian’s Melville shopping centre these school holidays for FREE fun at the LEGO Play Zone!

Kids will be able to embrace their creativity and let their imagination run wild every day between 11am and 2pm from Monday April 23 to Saturday April 28 (excludes Wednesday April 25 for ANZAC Day).

The play zone is for 5-12 year olds and includes:

  • Speed Challenge: beat your friends or the clock in the race to build the model the fastest.
  • Blindfold Challenge: can you copy the build, while blindfolded.
  • Imagination Free Play: Let your imagination free with Lego.
  • Technology: Tablet technology games and Lego content.
  • Diorama: Showcasing Lego models available now.

No bookings required.


If you know of any other amazing places to visit this school holidays, we’d love to hear them. Let us know by sending us an email on our Contact page. CLICK HERE to go to the Contact Page.