Winter has well and truly come to Perth and the kids are on break so for those parents and carers wondering what to do these school holidays, here’s what’s popped up around our City for the cold season.
Here are our top picks for what’s on this winter school holidays around Perth.
1. Ice skating
There’s a bunch of ‘winter wonderland’ pop-up rinks around the city.
SkatingAt, Elizabeth Quay — until July 17
Winterworld, Fremantle — until July 17
Winterworld, Hillarys — until July 17
2. City of Perth’s Winter Arts Season
Family activities include free roller skating in the heart of the City suitable for children aged 3 to 12 years, The Tales of Beatrix Potter at Perth Town Hall and Saltbush, a visual journey filled with immersive dance, music and beautiful narratives of two Aboriginal friends and a rugged Australian landscape, at the State Theatre Centre.
3. Wonders of the World LEGO exhibition
An interactive experience on at the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre until July 30. www.thebrickman.com/wonders
4. Lights by DreamWorks: The Experience
Held under the Big Top at Crown Perth, this is an interactive, large-scale lantern walk-through experience of some of DreamWork Animations’ best know characters such as Shrek and Kung-Fu Panda, which runs until July 23. www.dreamworkslights.com.au
5. Winter School Holiday Activities at Perth Cultural Centre
If you’re looking for more ideas, check out our Free parks voted top family school holidays activities by the 98five family post from the April school holidays, it includes some indoor/winter type ideas as well.