Top things to do in Perth this summer

Summer is finally here for three months of glorious warm weather! The sun is high, skies are blue and the beaches are calling.

We have compiled a list of activities to help you make the most of the outdoors this summer.

Grab that helmet and jump on a bike

Perth is filled with nature’s beauty and the bike trails around Perth have no shortage of the dreamy views.

At Crowne Plaza Perth we offer free bike rentals, reception will recommend which trail is best to ride your bike along the Swan River.

Find out more here>>


Go for a balmy evening swim

Swimming in the evening is the perfect way to end a hot summer’s day.

At Crowne Plaza Perth, we have an infinity pool that overlooks the Swan River, allowing you to watch the sky put on a show as you get your last bit of exercise in for the day.

Find out more about our pool here >>

Cycle on water at Perth Waterbike Adventures

Looking for a cool way to explore the river? Cycle and glide on water at the Swan Estuary Marine Park at Matilda Bay.

The bikes are designed to reach up to 15km/hr, almost impossible to capsize and are suitable for all ages.

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Get your walking shoes on

Check out some of Perth’s best views on foot. Get your hat on, lather up in sunscreen and fill up your water bottle and get to Langley Park.

You can stroll with the river and parkland in your eyeline.


Make sausage rolls for a picnic

Picnics are so underrated! Grab a bunch of your friends and coordinate who will bring savoury and who will bring the sweets.

Perch up at Langley Park and watch the world go by while you admire the views of the Swan River.

Shop ethically at the Perth Farmer’s markets

The Perth Farmer’s Market attract growers and producers of organic, biodynamic produce who are passionate about being sustainable. 

You’ll find the vibrant markets in a green courtyard that is connected to the café and nursery.

Grab some fresh produce, enjoy a breakfast at the City Farm café and let the kids enjoy the play pit.

The Farmer’s Market is open every Saturday from 8am -12 noon

Find out more here >>

Chuck a shrimp on the barbie

Name something more synonymous than summer and barbeques. No better way to end the day than with some good food at a beautiful location with loved ones.

Kings Park has lots of free electric barbeques available scattered around through the park.

Find out where here >>

With all these activities in close proximity to Crowne Plaza Perth, why not make the most out of your summer and make a weekend out of it? Book yourself a Perth Staycation and enjoy a weekend away. 

The Perth Staycation Package includes:

  • Accommodation for two adults
  • Full Buffet Breakfast for two adults
  • Complimentary bike hire 
  • Parking for one car