What’s on these December school holidays

December school holidays have come around quickly once again. We have narrowed down some of the best activities for the whole family to enjoy this summer. After the year that we have all had, it’s time to let your hair down and enjoy the silly season!

Lose yourself on the Christmas Lights Trail

19 November – 2 January, 6pm – 11pm
Murray Street, Perth

The colourful and vast light spectacle is back this year to spread magic across 30 different locations over 45 nights.

With journeys across the CBD, Northbridge, East End and West End, it’s the perfect opportunity to explore the city and freshen up your Instagram feed.

Watch the city come to life with live entertainment every Friday and Saturday with surprise appearances from Santa!

Check it out >>


Feasting at the Christmas dinner cruise

Celebrate the festive season with a Captain Cook Christmas Dinner Cruise. The cruise features a Christmas themed buffet dinner and dessert and includes unlimited standard beverages (alcoholic and non-alcoholic). Dance the night away with live entertainment on board as well.

Cruise along the beautiful Swan River and take in the sights of Perth CBD whilst you spend a memorable night with the whole family.

The Christmas Dinner cruise operates Friday and Saturday evenings from 19 November – 24 December.

Get booking your tickets now >>

Marvel at the Christmas pageant floats

Saturday, 4 December, 7.30pm

Perth CBD

Celebrate 50 years of Magic at the Alinta Energy Christmas Pageant.

Feel the festive spirit as the pageant makes its way through Perth CBD to Langley Park. Hosted by Chanel 7, enjoy performances from local community groups.

It is sure to be a fun family event!

Find out more here >>

Be spoilt for choice at the Twilight Hawker’s Market

Every Friday from 19 Novemver – 25 March (excluding 24 December), 4:30pm-9:30pm
Forrest Place

Perth’s original and biggest street food market showcases Perth’s diverse food culture. The summer months provide a balmy atmosphere for the family to enjoy delicious food and festive entertainment.

With so many options, you’ll be able to find something, even for the pickiest of kids.

Find out which vendors will be available here >>

Catch a flick at the Rooftop Movies

4 November – 2 April
Rooftop Movies, 68 Roe Street, Perth

Rooftop Movies means that summer is here, soak up the open air paradise in the centre of the city.

Take the family for a night out. Relax on the bean bags, grab a Huxtaburger, indulge in the candy bar whilst watching the sun set and a film.

Book your tickets here >>

Build Something Magnificent  

Whose child doesn’t love Lego? Bricks 4 kids have a school holiday workshop in multiple locations for your convenience. With architecture, engineering, technology and mathematical concepts, your kids will be entertained while doing something educational.

Appropriate for children between the age of 5-12, Bricks 4 kids have new and exciting models to be constructed each week.

Find out more here >> 

All these events are in the heart of Perth CBD, forget about the stress of trying to find a park and top off your Christmas break with a Perth Staycation at Crowne Plaza Perth.

The Perth Staycation Package includes:

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