It doesn’t seem like two minutes since the last school holidays, but here they are, creeping up on us once again! If you’re looking for ideas to keep the kids entertained, why not head to one of the below activities? They are all free and there’s so much to do that you can map out your entire two weeks and bust all that boredom! Here are some of the best free school holiday activities for July in Perth.
Disney-Pixar Incredibles 2 Immersive Zone, Karrinyup and Garden City Garden City Shopping Centre, 125-133 Riseley Street, Booragoon – 9364 7911
Karrinyup Shopping Centre, 200 Karrinyup Road, Karrinyup – 9445 1122
Garden City Website Website
Garden City Zone will operate from Monday, 2 July to Sunday, 8 July from 10am and 2pm (11am to 3pm on Sunday) in the Promotions Court near Woolworths.
Karrinyup Zone will operate from Monday, 9 July to Sunday, 15 July from 10am and 2pm (11am to 3pm on Sunday) in Centre Court.
Come and meet this incredible family of superheroes!
Activities for the kids will include designing their own superhero cape, a reflex tester and having a photo with the life-size Mr Incredible or baby Jack-Jack.
Suitable for children of all ages.
Karrinyup’s Jungle Gym will also be open.
Image: Courtesy of 3AM Thoughts
Dino World, Riverton Stockland Riverton, corner of High Road and Willeri Drive, Riverton
An exciting and interactive exhibition at Stockland Riverton.
Come and explore Dino World with the Dinosaur Park Ranger.
Find the dinosaurs, who could be lurking anywhere in the centre!
Located daily between 11am to 2pm outside Big W.
Come and Rumble in the Jungle, Cockburn Cockburn Gateway Shopping City, 816 Beeliar Drive, Success
Activities will take place at various stages between Monday, 2 July and Saturday, 14 July.
Come and care for the sick and injured (plush) animals at the Perth Zoo Wild Vets program.
Take part in craft activities and view the amazing ‘Ele Art’ by Perth Zoo’s very own Asian elephants!
Junior Wild Vet Hospital will take place from Monday, 2 July and Saturday, 7 July between 11am and 1pm.
Jungle Craft will take place between Monday, 9 July and Saturday, 14 July from 11am to 1pm.
Be a Wild Vet at Cockburn Gateway! (Image: Courtesy Saranac PR)
Reuse, Recycle and Repurpose at Belmont Forum 227 Belmont Avenue, Cloverdale
The kids can take part in ‘green’ activities these school holidays.
Make a reusable tote bag – bring your own old t-shirt from home to make the bag! Dates and times are Monday 2 July, Thursday 5 July, Monday 9 July and Thursday 12 July from 10am to 2pm (numbers are strictly limited.)
Make a recycled veggie pot from an old tea cup from home. Dates and times are Tuesday 3 July, Friday 6 July, Tuesday 10 July and Friday 13 July from 10am to 2pm (numbers strictly limited.)
Make a mini bug city from an old mug, cup or tin can from home. Dates and times are Wednesday 4 July and Wednesday 11 July from 10am to 2pm (numbers strictly limited.)
Make a no-sew tote at Belmont! (Image: Courtesy of Saranac PR)
Whitford City Goes Jurassic! Westfield Whitford City, corner Marmion and Whitfords Avenue, Hillarys
A Jurassic adventure at Westfield Whitford City!
Dine with Dinosaurs – come and meet some animated dinosaurs in the dining hub between Monday, 2 July and Friday, 15 July.
Watch the Professor Fossil and Friends Stage Show from Monday, 2 July to Friday, 6 July.
Take part in the Dinosaur Dig – use special tools to dig up a Jurassic creature between Monday, 2 July and Friday, 6 July.
Create a dinosaur model at the Jurassic World Craft Village from Saturday, 7 July to Wednesday, 11 July between 11am and 2pm.
Come on a Dino Hunt from Wednesday 11, July to Friday, 16 July.
Have a go at some more arts and crafts in the Dinosaur Craft Activity Zone from Thursday, 12 July and Friday, 13 July.
Turanga Music is the perfect way to engage your kids in music, whether it be for the first time or as a booster to their instrumental learning for aural and music theory. Running every Saturday throughout September at Bull Creek Community Centre.