We’ve rounded up the best of the school holiday fun in the Perth Hills this April. Whether you’re a fan of movies under the stars, super cool Transformer robot fun or getting back to nature we have it all.
FRIDAY 12 APRIL Summer Series Movie Festival: The Incredibles 2
Free movie night in Stirk Park, Kalamunda. Food trucks, pre-screening activities and popcorn will be available from 4.30pm. Screening starts at sunset (approximately 6.30pm). Bring your picnic rug and chairs for a night under the stars. Entry is FREE!
Proudly presented by the City of Kalamunda. More information: http://www.kalamunda.wa.gov.au/Summer
FRIDAY 12 APRIL & SATURDAY 13 APRIL Kalamunda Annual Show
The Kalamunda Show is an annual event run over two days. The show features entertainment, stalls, competitions, displays, sideshows, rides, log chop competition, animal nursery, and traditional show competition in craft, cookery, horticulture, art and photography.
Both Friday and Saturday evenings end with a spectacular fireworks display.
More information: http://www.kalamundashow.com.au
SATURDAY 13 APRIL Junior Wildlife Guardian School Holiday Program
Visit Kaarakin this school holiday for up close wildlife encounters and nature-based activities.
Bookings are essential: Child $25 and ONE parent/guardian per family group free of charge, any extra adults or guardians must pay $25 (all tickets non-refundable).
MONDAY 15 APRIL
Cultural connections, ages 4-11
In this hands-on activity, your children will gain an understanding of Nyoongar culture as they head out with an Indigenous guide to discover their techniques.
For ages 4-11, this activity is held at Perth Hills Discovery Centre and presented by Nearer to Nature.
More information: https://www.facebook.com/events/897321023771522/
Around the World Bickley April Holiday Program
Grab a friend and head to the Bickley Outdoor Recreation Camp Around the World holiday program.
No time to be bored with days full of fun, new experiences and recreational activities for everyone. Bookings and enquiries Debbie Courtney on 9492 9779 or firstname.lastname@example.org
More information: https://www.facebook.com/events/787537128282423/
THURSDAY 18 APRIL
Transformers - Core Kids
Robots in disguise! Bumblebee and Optimus Prime are rolling in to Core Cider with a free interactive one-hour show with lifelike Transformers characters.
Kids are encouraged to dress up as their favourite character. Prizes for best dressed. Kids meals available to purchase.
More information: https://www.facebook.com/events/867206230296576/
EASTER SUNDAY 21 APRIL
Easter Bilby family fun day, ages 3+
Explore the Jarrah forest while searching for the Easter bilby, create your own Easter basket and enjoy a special encounter with some native animals.
For ages 3+, this activity is held at Perth Hills Discovery Centre and presented by Nearer to Nature.
More information: https://www.facebook.com/events/267294120857622/
FRIDAY 26 APRIL
Kalamunda Night Market
With a designated kid’s zone, arts & craft stalls and 40 delicious food trucks to choose from, the night markets in central Kalamunda are worth the trip.
More information: https://www.facebook.com/events/251288045554068/
SATURDAY 27 APRIL
Dr Dolittle Goes Bush
Walk 2km to a typical Bibbulmun Track campsite to meet the friendly native creatures from Kanyana Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre. Ideal for kids 5 – 12 yrs. Watch their faces light up as they interact and learn about our native animals. Return following the Waugal trail markers.
More information: https://www.facebook.com/events/1259474194202893/
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