Home    Subscribe    Write for Us    List an Event/Business    Contact    Login
Join the Perth Mums Facebook Group to ask questions, seek advice, share experiences and join a vibrant and supportive community.

Chipmunks Playland and Cafe, Kelmscott

by BecSorby (follow)
School Holidays (180)      Indoor Activities (88)      Play Centres (25)      Southern Suburbs (10)     
Play centres are an ideal place to go when the weather is unfavourable or you want to meet up with your mums group.

As the Perth weather starts to cool down but you need to get the kids out of the house for a few hours, where do you go? A play centre, of course! Chipmunks is a chain of play centres located throughout Perth at Bibra Lake, Port Kennedy, Kelmscott, Wanneroo, Whitfords and Mandurah.



Play centres are great fun for those dull, wintery kind of days, when it’s pouring with rain and too wet for the playground, and for when it’s far too hot to go to the park (hot slides and climbing frames are no fun.) You can also have a child’s birthday party at Chipmunks and have a catch up with your mums group. So many reasons to go!



Do you need an updated family photo?
The Perth Crochet Club meets weekly to learn crochet, meet other Perth mums, and have a good chat. Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned pro, everyone is welcome to come along!
My two children and I recently visited the Kelmscott centre for a play – we had previously visited the Bibra Lake centre (and the Cranbourne centre in Melbourne) so we thought we would see how it compares.

Chipmunks Kelmscott is located on Albany Highway, in the same complex as the Genesis Gym, Hogs Breath and Better Pets and Gardens (plus Baskin Robbins. Yum!) You have to enter via the gym front entrance and follow the signs to Chipmunks.



As with the other Chipmunks franchises we have visited, there are distinct areas for babies, toddlers and older children, but my daughter – and most of the children visiting – doesn’t care for these sorts of rules and I generally find myself chasing her around the areas for the big kids.



The toddlers’ area has a multi-level play structure with padded steps, slides, tunnels and a giant floor piano that plays notes when the kids step on it. Cool! There is also a bouncy castle located just outside this area.



The Mandurah Crochet Club meets weekly to learn crochet, meet other Mandurah mums, and have a good chat. Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned pro, everyone is welcome to come along!
Do you want to learn how to knit? Or have recently started and would like to meet some new friends to share your creativity with, all while having a good chat? Perth Knitting Club has classes for you.
There is another play area for children aged 3 and over, which has a large, inflatable slide, racing slides and a multi-level play structure with lots to do. The kids will find tunnels to crawl through, soft balls to fire down onto the level below and plenty of things to climb up and down. There are also spinning cups.



The baby area is separate and fenced off and has lots of age appropriate toys for children aged up to 12 months old, including padded see-saws, stuffed animals and toys to help develop those fine motor skills.



As with all franchises, there is a cafe and restaurant area with plenty of tables and chairs, plus high chairs. The café serves a range of hot beverages, snacks and small meals, plus you can also buy things like fruit and yoghurts for the kids. Chipmunks Kelmscott offer birthday parties and have several dedicated themed party rooms, with prices starting from $24.90 per child.





Overall the centre was clean and the separate areas totally appropriate for the recommended age groups. If you need to find a great indoor activity, this is one for the to-do list.

Essential Information
Chipmunks Playland and Café, Kelmscott
Unit 4, 2948 Albany Highway, Kelmscott
9390 0404
Cost: School Days: Children aged 1 to 11 years $10.90, non-school days children aged 1 to 2 years $10.90, children aged 3 to 11 years $13.90
Opening hours: Monday to Saturday 9am to 5:30pm, Sundays 10am to 4pm, closed Anzac Day
Website

#Play Centres
#Indoor Activities
#School Holidays
#Southern Suburbs



Featured
Perth Mums Group has put together a list of some fantastic, family-friendly events where you can celebrate the day in a safe environment.
26 Jan
Things For Kids is an activity directory for children that makes searching for school holiday activities easier and far less time consuming for busy parents.
Do you need an updated family photo?
16 Jun - 18 Aug
The Perth Crochet Club meets weekly to learn crochet, meet other Perth mums, and have a good chat. Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned pro, everyone is welcome to come along!
Do you want to learn how to knit? Or have recently started and would like to meet some new friends to share your creativity with, all while having a good chat? Perth Knitting Club has classes for you.
The Mandurah Crochet Club meets weekly to learn crochet, meet other Mandurah mums, and have a good chat. Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned pro, everyone is welcome to come along!
It’s GAME ON at Stockland Riverton these school holidays as they bring back the classic arcade games of the past and present alongside exciting gameplay of today!
20 Jan - 2 Feb
Get yourself the perfect family portrait this year before the little ones grow up and cannot fit into that cute sailor suit anymore.
Perth has a huge number of fantastic school holiday events happening in December and January, and we have found some of the best!
7 Dec - 26 Apr
Join the conversation on the Perth Mums Facebook Group


Enjoy affordable family photography from MyFamilyPhoto.com.au

I like this Article - 1
[ print friendly ]
More Articles by BecSorby
view all articles by BecSorby
Articles by BecSorby on Other Hubs
ID: 80582
Perth has a huge number of fantastic school holiday events happening in December and January, and we have found some of the best!
The Perth Crochet Club meets weekly to learn crochet, meet other Perth mums, and have a good chat. Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned pro, everyone is welcome to come along!
It’s GAME ON at Stockland Riverton these school holidays as they bring back the classic arcade games of the past and present alongside exciting gameplay of today!
Do you need an updated family photo?
Get yourself the perfect family portrait this year before the little ones grow up and cannot fit into that cute sailor suit anymore.
Calendar
Categories
January (125)
February (100)
March (114)
April (91)
May (132)
June (51)
July (50)
August (88)
September (115)
October (134)
November (122)
December (138)
 
Copyright 2012-2018 OatLabs ABN 18113479226. mobile version