City West centre, Sutherland Street, Perth WA 6005, Australia
Scitech is an interactive, educational and engaging science centre conveniently located in the heart of Perth. As Western Australia's leading science education institution, this unique centre offers captivating science experiences for the whole family.
Boasting Australasia's largest planetarium, over one hundred hands-on exhibits, enthralling feature exhibitions, mind-blowing science performances and delightful puppet shows – there is so much to see and do at Scitech, you won't know where to start! Scitech also offers specialised school holiday programs and CSIRO Lab to allow inquisitive minds even more opportunities to create and experiment.
Scitech is open weekdays from 9:30am - 4:00 pm
Weekends, Public & School Holidays from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Perth Cultural Centre, James Street, Perth, Northbridge WA 6000
Western Australian Museum
The Western Australian Museum is the WA's premier cultural organisation, housing the State's scientific and cultural collection.
For over 120 years the Museum has been making the WA's natural and social heritage accessible and engaging through research, exhibitions and public programs. A new Museum for WA is currently being built, which means the Perth site is temporarily closed.
Perth Cultural Centre Roe St, Perth WA 6000, Australia
Art Gallery of Western Australia
Located right in the heart of Perth's vibrant cultural precinct, The Art Gallery of Western Australia occupies three heritage buildings on the south-eastern corner of the Perth Cultural Centre.
The Gallery houses the State Art Collection, which includes one of the world’s finest collections of Indigenous art, the pre-eminent collection of Western Australian art and design, as well as Australian and International art and design.
Offering a balance between traditional and contemporary displays and surrounded by some of Perth's finest food and wine venues, coffee carts and pop-up bars, the Art Gallery of WA is a sure place to explore whilst in Perth.
The Art Gallery of WA is open Wednesday to Monday from 10am - 5pm
Closed Tuesdays, Good Friday, Anzac Day and Christmas Day
20 Labouchere Rd, South Perth WA 6151, Australia
Just five minutes from the heart of the city, Perth Zoo is a Western Australian icon filled with lush gardens and naturalistic exhibits that are home to over 1,200 animals from around the world. Located just across the river from Perth CBD and easily accessed by public transport, bike, foot or car, the Perth Zoo makes for a fun outing the whole family will enjoy!
The Perth Zoo is open every day of the year between 9am – 5pm; rain, hail or shine!
700 Wellington St, Perth WA 6000, Australia
Perth Arena is Western Australia’s landmark home of live entertainment, music and sports. Widely reported as Australia’s finest venue, the 15,000 capacity Arena features breathtaking design and world-leading technology.
In Perth Arena’s short four year history, it has successfully brought the world’s best sporting and entertainment events to Western Australia. The state of the art Arena has led the way for artist and fan experience and triumphed on the world stage.
310 Pier St, Perth WA 6000, Australia
Perth Oval (nib Stadium) is one of Perth's oldest stadiums home to a range of local and international sporting matches, live concerts, functions and events. Located less than 2km from the heart of the Perth CBD, nib Stadium is a favourite among locals and visitors alike, with exciting games days and various musical events taking place throughout the year.
William St, Northbridge WA 6003, Australia
Vincent St, Perth WA 6000, Australia
Hyde Park is located between the inner-city suburbs of North Perth and Highgate, and is a shady, peaceful retreat with an abundance of natural wildlife and walking paths. You'll often find locals enjoying a stroll, morning run or afternoon yoga, or to having a picnic while relaxing on a lunch break.
For those travelling with kids there’s some excellent play equipment and is well set up for barbecues and picnics with plenty of shady refuge and comfortable benches. A network of paved paths make it an excellent park to go to with a pram or a wheelchair, and lots of bench seats provide plenty of places to sit and relax, in the sun or the shade, with a view of the lakes.