It’s the city that’s got quokkas, roller coasters, playgrounds inspired by the Noongar seasons, fascinating museums and beach-side gelatos – parents can pack plenty of colour and educational fun into a few days in Perth with the family.
Heading out to eat in Perth is as much about exploring your surrounds as filling your bellies. Some of the best family-focused eateries call for you to go beyond the confines of the CBD to discover pastural idylls and seaside hotspots, and rub shoulders with the locals in the city’s hip hoods.
The hotels here cover all the bases, from bunk rooms to rooftop pools and river views – build your own itinerary with our guide to where to eat, stay and play. And if you want to cast the net a little wider you will find restorative walks, rolling skies, wildflowers, farm gates and a corker of a coastline in close proximity to Perth on a day trip. Find out how to spend a few days in Perth with the gang below.