Just some of the amazing, family-friendly places you can enjoy New Year's Eve!
Want to celebrate New Years Eve by watching the fireworks but know you’ll never make it to midnight? Welcome to parenthood! Thankfully, us parents don’t have to wait until the clock strikes 12 to see the fireworks, with a heap of family friendly New Year’s Eve events happening around Perth, some of which will have early fireworks for those of us with young children who will need to get home to bed. Here’s where you’ll find these great events in Perth.
Happy Zoo Year, Perth Zoo Perth Zoo, 20 Labouchere Road, South Perth
Website Time: 3:30pm to 8pm
Tickets: $35 for children aged two and over and adults. Children under two are free.
Jump aboard the Dinosaur Train!
See Shimmer & Shine as the little genies make their very first visit to Perth!
Have a dance at the Silent Disco.
See The Grinch, the latest twist on the Dr Seuss classic.
Family friendly NYE countdown at 8pm.
New Year’s Easy - Clancy’s Style Clancy’s Fish Pub, 51 Cantonment Street, Fremantle
Website Time: From 4pm to 10pm
A fun, family-friendly and safe NYE Celebration - and it’s free!
Live music from The Justin Walshe Folk Machine.
Early 9pm countdown, kids fancy dress comp, bouncy castle, obstacle course and lots more.
Rottnest Island New Year’s Eve 2018 Thomson Bay, Rottnest Island
Website Cost: Free
Celebrate New Year’s Eve early on Rottnest Island with family fireworks overlooking Thomson Bay.
Explore the island during the day before welcoming the new year with a spectacular fireworks display at 9pm.
Secure your spot early and enjoy the free entertainment and children’s activities from 4pm.
After the fireworks show, various venues around the Island will be hosting special NYE parties for those who want to party into the New Year!
New Years Eve Celebration at the Simulation Centre 6 Sphinx Way, Bibra Lake
Website Time: 7pm to 12:30pm
Cost: Children $30, adults $50
Come and enjoy fun games and play all the simulators!
Hawaiian theme with Hawaiian food included.
Family friendly countdown at 9pm, with a second countdown at midnight.
New Year’s Eve Celebrations, City of Mandurah Eastern Foreshore, 54 Mandurah Terrace, Mandurah
Website Time: From 6pm
A free event on the Mandurah Foreshore that is smoke and alcohol free.
Live music from 6pm to 9pm, with family friendly fireworks at 9pm. There will also be fireworks at midnight.
The event will also feature a live DJ, entertainment, food vans and amusement rides.
New Years Eve Hawaiian Family Disco, Furnissdale Mandurah Caravan & Tourist Park, 522 Pinjarra Road, Furnissdale
Website Time: 8pm to midnight
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