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Perth City Guide

Perth is an awesome place to live and a stunning travel destination, but if you are looking for tourist icons, shopping malls and big crowds, then you are on the wrong side of the country. Blessed as the world’s most isolated capital city, we share our stunning beaches and national parks, King’s Park and Rottnest Island, small bars, fresh fish and locally grown food, awesome festivals and rocking live music scene with relatively few locals, let alone tourists. This is a place to chill, suck in the clean air and enjoy the serenity.


The Perth CBD / Northbridge precinct is renowned as a fun place to go.

Swan Valley

Think gourmet goods, local wine and unique regional art.


Markets, restaurants, breweries, bars, history – you’ll find it all in Fremantle.

Perth Hills

The Perth Hills provide everything you want from a country escape.


Everybody’s favourite place to escape, and home of the Quokka.


Just an hour’s drive south of Perth, the darling scarp melts into the ocean.
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Perth Guides


WA Circus School Inc

The WA Circus School Inc. (WACS) is a not for profit organisation who aim to promote circus skills in the community both as a means to improve health and also as form of artistic expression.

  • Suited For:Kids (4 - 12),Teens (13 - 17),Adults (18+)



    We have classes for all ages and all abilities from 3+ years to professional performers – and the basis of all our classes is about the spirit of community, skill exploration, development and having fun!

    At WACS, we believe in allowing students to flourish at their own pace in a safe, non competitive and nurturing environment.

    Students have the opportunity to learn a variety of circus skills and have optional showcase opportunities throughout the year.

    The WA Circus School Inc. is proudly sponsored by the Department of Culture and the Arts and Healthway promoting the Heart Foundation Be Active message. 

    140 William Street

    Urban destination where food, art and retail collide on reimagined laneways in Perth CBD.

    • Activity:Food & Drink,Entertainment precinct
    • Type:Entertainment Venues



      140 on William is a hub, directly in the middle of Perth’s CBD boasting world-famous restaurants such as Jamie’s Italian or sinfully delicious doughnut creations from MOP Donuts and everything in between. With the fantastic food retailers and restaurants available at 140 William, it is the perfect place to stop for a bite to eat in your busy day, making it the perfect destination to find lunch in Perth. 

      With an eclectic mix of retailers, everything is available from fashion to grabbing a magazine on the way to the train station. 

      140 gives the people of Perth city something to delight their eyes, open their mind, and nurture their soul. Discover the living gallery of eclectic and bespoke works from local, national and international artists.

      So why not come down and see what 140 William has to offer. 

      8-Day Highlights Tour

      The Highlights itinerary has been carefully compiled to combine a variety of day walks with off-Track accommodation. You will experience the varied landscapes of the Bibbulmun Track.

      • Activity:Bush Walking
      • Type:Tours



        The Highlights itinerary has been carefully compiled to combine a variety of day walks with off-Track accommodation. You will experience the varied landscapes of the Bibbulmun Track from the spectacular ocean views and coastal heathlands in the far south through the magnificent karri and tingle forest up to the rolling hills and jarrah forests in the northern section.

        We have selected a range of full and half day walks and our private bus will transport you to and from the Track each day. You will experience a number of unique eco-tourism attractions in the region. Each evening we will return to comfortable accommodation in the rural towns and villages along the Track to relax and enjoy a delicious dinner.

        On the walks, you need carry only a small daypack containing your lunch, a camera, water bottle, etc. From the rocky escarpments that provide exhilarating views to the tranquillity of the tall forests, our flexible itinerary caters for all levels of experience.

        We hope that you can join us on this unique journey … and discover the spirit of Australia’s south west.

        Ace Cinemas Midland

        Latest releases shown in a modern multiplex cinema featuring a Gold Lounge theatre with bar service.

        • Suited For:Families,Kids (4 - 12),Teens (13 - 17),Adults (18+),Wheelchairs,Seniors
        • Activity:Cinemas
        • Type:Entertainment Venues


        • Open Days:Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday,Sunday,Public Holidays,School holidays


        Ace Cinemas, a West Australian owned company, has been entertaining Perth for more than 50 years!

        As one of Australia’s first drive-in operators and the company responsible for the construction of Perth’s first cinema complex, The Cinecentre, Ace Cinemas has, since the 1950’s, been synonymous with the growth and diversification of Western Australia’s independent cinema industry.

        Ace Cinemas has confirmed its interest and position within the industry and continues a range of innovative new developments throughout Perth.

        Now with two state-of-the art venues, both metropolitan and regionally based, with cinemas in Midland and Rockingham, Ace Cinemas offers movie-goers a range of sophisticated modern venues and reinforces itself as a leading independent exhibitor in the Australian cinema industry today.

        Ace Rent A Car

        Ace Rent A Car started in the car rental business in 1966 and has continued to deliver the best in car rental service ever since.

        • Activity:Driving
        • Suited For:Adults (18+),Seniors
        • Type:Charters & Rentals


        • Open Days:Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday


        The first twenty years Ace Rent A Car operated as part of a national franchise system. Since 1986 ACE has been an independent company dedicated to customer service. With over 350 offices in 42 countries, and over 20 million successful rentals, ACE is becoming one of the best known and trusted car rental brands.

        Adventure World

        Spend an awesome day with family and friends enjoying over 25 rides and attractions at Adventure World, Perth’s only Theme Park/Water Park.

        • Suited For:Families,Teens (13 - 17)
        • Open days/Times:Open September to April
        • Activity:Amusement Park,Water Park
        • Type:Attractions


        • Open Days:Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday,Sunday,Public Holidays,School holidays


        Adventure World is Perth’s only hybrid Theme Park/Water Park and it has recently opened Kraken, a $7 million mega funnel waterslide, the tallest, steepest and longest funnel waterslide on the planet! 

        Spend an awesome day with family and friends enjoying over 25 rides and attractions including the world-class Abyss, named “Australia’s Best Roller Coaster” by the Founder of the Australian Coaster Club, the enchanting Dragon’s Kingdom with Yarli the Loveable Dragon and Flossy the Fairy, and the popular Kahuna Falls with its water slides and giant 1000 litre tipping bucket!

        Adventure World is only 25 minutes from Perth and 15 minutes from Fremantle by car. Public transport is easily accessible.

        Open for the whole summer from 24th September 2015 to the 25th April 2016.

        Children 3 years and under enter for FREE!

        A visit this summer will be on everyone’s Things-To-Do list in Perth.

        Head to Adventure World’s website www.adventureworld.net.au to buy your tickets today!

        Aida Strawberry Farm

        Seasonal strawberries ripe for the picking, half an hour out of Perth!

        • Open days/Times:Weekends
        • Activity:Fruit Farm,Fruit Picking
        • Suited For:Families,Adults (18+)
        • Type:Attractions


        • Open Days:Saturday,Sunday


        Aida's Strawberry Picking Farm is perfect for a family outing or an outing with some friends. Located in Carabooda, this local farm welcomes you to grab a punnet and pick your own for all your fruit salad needs!

        In Western Australia, strawberries are in season during the spring and summer months. 

        Alavant Tours

        At Alavant Tours we specialise in organising wine & beer tasting tours mostly through the beautiful Swan Valley.

        • Open days/Times:Sat - Sun | Check website for public tour dates
        • Tour Duration:Half or Full Day
        • Tour Price:From $97
        • Activity:Food & Drink,Chocolatery,Dancing,Distillery,Paintballing
        • Suited For:Adults (18+),Adults Only
        • Type:Tours


        • Tour Capacity:10+
        • Tour Locations:Various Locations
        • Open Days:Saturday,Sunday


        We are based in Perth, Western Australia and take tours to surrounding regions such as the Swan Valley and Lower Chittering.

        We are dedicated to creating a memorable experience, the best way to do that is to let someone else do the driving. You can take in the beautiful landscapes, relax and enjoy the day out.

        We now run tours every weekend, with a good mix of public and private tours. We strive to cater for all groups, large and small. By visiting a large range of venues there is a great selection of wine, beer, spirits, chocolate, coffee, fresh produce, sweets & treats and heaps more to explore!

        Our new series of tours which we've called the Alavant Adventure Series involves certain activities followed by great wining & dining. So if you're looking for something special, contact us to see what we can do for you!

        Alcoa Discovery Centre Tours

        Here at Alcoa there’s always something new to learn…so why not join us on a tour Discover Alcoa for yourself!

        • Tour Price:Free
        • Type:Tours
        • Activity:Mining Site



          The Alcoa Discovery Centre has for the last 30 years been a leader in industry and resource sector tourism. We have built a reputation of sharing knowledge and information with the community and have been an exciting part of the primary and secondary school curriculum. In addition we offer tailor made tours to university, dignitary and peer group visitors. Since this tour program was implemented Alcoa has had over 600,000 visitors.

          Alcoa offers free tours of our bauxite mines, alumina refineries and aluminium smelters in Western Australia and Victoria. Contact us to book your seat on a tour and discover Alcoa for yourself!

          For all tour bookings in Western Australia please contact our friendly staff at the Alcoa Discovery Centre on 9530 2400, or email us.

          Altone Park Golf Course

          Beautifully Floodlit over fairway and Lake.

          • Open days/Times:Open Daily 6am - 7.30pm
          • Activity:Golf
          • Type:Attractions
          • Suited For:Adults (18+),Seniors


          • Open Days:Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday,Sunday


          The absolute finest, ‘Real Feel ‘Golf Mats (patented) from the USA. Just like real grass, you can hit down and through without fear of your club bouncing, or sending shock waves through your arms and elbows. So real, you can put a real tee in them

          Absolutely stunningly beautiful over fairway and lake and floodlit all the way down the range so you can follow your ball until it lands, not lose it in the dark.

          Premium Floating golf balls. All range balls travel less far than a good quality ‘real ball’. We tested over 20 brands of floating golf ball from around the World until our Pro was satisfied we had the very best. He found our chosen ball was just on average 5% shorter than a ‘real ball’.

          Licensed Bar until closing time, our liquor license allows you to take purchased drinks out to the range, on the course or just enjoy around the clubhouse until closing time. Sorry, but BYO alcohol is prohibited. 

          Amaze Miniature Park & Mini Golf

          Amaze Miniature Park formerly known as Abingdon Miniature Village was built in 2003 and is home to many English replica scale model buildings.

          • Open days/Times:Fri - Mon 10am - 4.30pm, Tue - Thur Closed.
          • Tour Price:From $12
          • Activity:Minigolf
          • Suited For:Families,Kids (4 - 12)
          • Type:Attractions


          • Open Days:Monday,Friday,Saturday,Sunday


          This wonderful attraction has an extensive display of scale model miniature buildings and railways. Many of the models are replicas of well known historic buildings from Abingdon Village, parts of the United Kingdom and Germany. Set amongst four acres of beautifully manicured gardens it is a superb must see attraction to visit.

          Walking through the extensively landscaped gardens is like stepping back in time. The grounds provide you with a self-guided tour past the ornamental lake and miniature steam and diesel trains, canals, locks and barges to the town of Abingdon, the oldest continually inhabited town in England.

          Included in your entry is the enjoyment of a hedge maze, circular maze, secret garden, lakes, water features, playground and other activities.

          The grounds also have on offer a 12 hole miniature golf course for your enjoyment and entertainment. 

          American Express Open Air Cinema

          Make a night of it under the stars at American Express Openair Cinemas. Bringing a season of good times, experience summer at its best with live music, sunset drinks, food, fun, and flicks.

          • Open days/Times:movie starts at 7:00 pm, Gates open at 6:00 pm, Open every day during March-April
          • Suited For:Families,Kids (4 - 12),Teens (13 - 17),Adults (18+),Seniors
          • Activity:Cinemas (Outdoors)
          • Type:Entertainment Venues


          • Open Days:Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday,Sunday,School holidays


          Make a night of it under the stars at American Express Openair Cinemas. Bringing a season of good times to 10 cities across Australia and New Zealand, experience summer at its best with live music, sunset drinks, food, fun, and flicks.
          American Express Card Members are invited to relax and enjoy the full VIP cinema experience by purchasing a ticket for the American Express Invites Lounge. American Express Card Members also save 15% on selected tickets as well as complimentary blanket hire.  All guests can chillax to the max with the variety of seating options available and add a touch of comfort to a night under the stars with a blanket and lounger which can be hired as part of any ticket package. Premium tickets to the Star Lounge include reserved seating on a comfy lounger, service straight to your seat and a glass of wine

          Amplifier Bowl

          Beers, Bowl, next to the Rock n Roll!

          • Activity:Bowling
          • Suited For:Adults (18+)


          • Open Days:Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday,Sunday


          3 FRAMES = $5
          5 FRAMES = $7
          10 FRAMES = $12

          Simply email [email protected] to reserve your lanes.

          Annasha Day Spa Retreat

          Your sanctuary of peace and rejuvenation

          • Activity:Day Spas
          • Type:Attractions
          • Suited For:Adults (18+)


          • Open Days:Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday,Sunday


          You will feel a deep sense of serenity as you visit Annasha Day Spa Retreat, where you will start a journey to wellness, harmony and total rejuvenation, only 20 minutes’ drive from Perth city, Annasha are hidden on a two acre hills property. The soothing surroundings will lull you into a state of deep relaxation, empowering you to reconnect and de-stress, as well as evoke a sense of peacefulness and wellbeing. The team of nurturing therapists love to make every client feel important and nurtured.

          AQWA Ocean Safari

          Mills Charters and AQWA, two of Perth’s most experienced marine companies, have teamed up to offer you the ultimate whale watching adventure!

          • Tour Duration:3-4 hours
          • Tour Price:$55 - $80
          • Suited For:Families
          • Type:Tours
          • Activity:Whale Watching



            Mills Charters are Perth's leading boat charter company specialising in Deep Sea Fishing Perth, Whale Watching Perth and offer many other Western Australian charter boat options.

            Mills Charters and AQWA, two of perth’s most experienced marine companies, have teamed up to offer you the ultimate whale watching adventure!

            Departing every Wednesday at 9am during whale watch season of September – December, it is a whale watch with a difference!

            Your whale watching adventure includes:

            • Guaranteed whale sightings
            • Underwater microphone so you can see and hear the whales
            • 3-4hour cruise on one of Mills Charters luxury vessels
            • On board AQWA ocean guide to provide insights and fun facts on marine life
            • An extended itinerary that also includes:
            • Travel to "Little Island" for your chance to view Australian sealions – one of the world’s rarest seals!
            • A journey through the Marmion marine park to look out for dolphins as you discover local legends and shipwreck stories.
            • AND… Entry to AQWA afterwards (Wednesday only) so you can continue your marine adventure and explore over 12,000kms of Western Australia’s coastline in just one day.