School Holiday Activities

Keep your family busy these autumn school holidays from 1 - 16 July, with these fun activities. The Peel Region is well equipped to give families great day trips and extended holidays. Because access from Perth is fast and made easy, Mandurah & the Peel Region is popular with families and well set-up with special school holiday programs and lots of things to do.

Find fun activities and take advantage of these school holiday deals.


Fun on the Water



These July school holidays, Kids Cruise FREE Monday to Thursday on the 1 Hour Dolphin & Scenic Canal Cruises. Hourly cruises, every day from 11am to 3pm. You can even enjoy a delicious, fresh fish & chips lunch option on board the 12 noon and 1pm departure. Quote ‘KCFREE17’ to redeem this special offer. Book online or call 9581 1242.

Terms & Conditions: 1 child cruises free per full paying adult. Not valid with any other offer.




Bring the kids along for a fun filled morning of dancing, singing and games hosted by Bop till you Drop on board our cruise vessel Dancing Dolphin. Also, Includes party food and lolly bags for the children and complimentary tea, coffee and biscuits for the parents. Read more.



Mandurah Cruise - Christmas in July Family Cruise

Tis the season to be jolly! Join us for our Christmas in July family cruise on Saturday 8th July 2017 which includes a delicious Christmas dinner, a visit from Santa for the children and live Christmas carols performed on board by singer Zoe Dellaca.




Zookeeper 4 A Day

At Peel Zoo in Pinjarra, your kids can get close to over 100 species of birds and animals. The Zookeeper 4 A Day program even allows them to experience the life of a professional zookeeper, a must for all wildlife enthusiasts from 8 - 16 years.



Peel Zoo School Holiday Offer

During the school holidays we have loads of activities included in the admission prices. You can get up close and personal with snakes, ferrets, lizards, kangaroos, variety of bird species and learn about other iconic species including koalas and Tasmanian devils during our presentations.  




Parents and children are invited to work together to learn new skills from 4 - 6 July 2017, from 10am - 11am or from 11.30am - 12.30pm.


Get Creative

At 3 Hearts Ceramics & Cafe you can create designs onto unique ceramic pieces, while enjoying a perfectly brewed coffee with decadent sweets and raw treats. This is the perfect place for families to spend the afternoon and great fun for your little ones. 



Adventures on Wheels

Not everyone wants water, so go bush instead and explore Lane Poole Reserve in Dwellingup on mountain bikes with Dwellingup Adventures. Mandurah’s Mini Tout, the children’s sized Tourist Fun Train, or Hotham Valley Railway’s Steam Train in Dwellingup are popular with children, too. 



The Fun of Climbing

Trees Adventure

Trees Adventure, Western Australia’s First Tree Ropes Course, is an exhilarating 2 hour experience with courses starting from easy to a little insane! Children can soar through the trees on an array of flying foxes and thrilling aerial challenges including an aerial skateboard. 



Mandurah Indoor Rock Climbing Centre - School Holiday Program

Aerial Workshops

Children 8 years and over are invited to come down to the centre to have a go at the activities offered by our trained professionals. Each workshop will run for 1 hour and cost $20 per session.

Classes run on each Wednesday 11am -12pm, please ring or email the centre to book your place



Holiday Climb Club 

Climb club is on these school holidays, open to children aged 5 – 17 years. Children will be split into 2 or 3 groups, depending on numbers. Skills include belaying, tying knots, climbing techniques, bouldering, slack lining, rope climbing, and traversing.

Each session will run for 1.5 hours and cost $25 for 1 session, $70 for 3 and $100 for all 5 sessions a week.

Classes run Monday to Friday from 12.30pm - 2.00 pm, please ring or email the centre to book your place


Billy Dower Youth Centre - School Holiday Program


The City of Mandurah offers a range of fun activities for young people aged 11 years - 25 years which include: 

and many more. Find out more and sign up here.


Mandurah Aquatic & Recreation Centre - Roller Disco


Guaranteed fun for the whole family! Enjoy Great music, games and prizes. All ages are welcome. 

Please bring your own roller skate or blades and protective gear.

  • Date: 16th July 2017
  • Session 1:1pm - 3pm
  • Session 2:3.15pm - 5.15pm

No need to book, just show up on the day!


Amazing Mazes and Mystery hunts 

Head to Amaze Miniature Village and go on mystery hunts these school holidays. Mystery hunts are available every day for the whole family. 

Attractions in the park include:

  • Manicure gardens
  • Miniature Village Buildings and Train Town
  • A hedge maze
  • 12 Hole mini golf course

Open daily from 10am till 4.30pm from 1st July - 16th July 2017.  


  • Adults: $14 | Seniors: $13
  • Children: $12




To find more about things to do in Mandurah & the Peel Region, go to



Location: 1 Pinjarra Rd, Mandurah WA 6210
Phone: (08) 9535 8970

Step back in the time at the Mandurah Community Museum where you will find displays and exhibitions depicting the history of Mandurah and the region. Entry is free.

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