Don’t let the teenager blues get you down, we have put together a fab list of things to do with teens, whether it’s on the weekend or school holidays – we have something to suit!
Water-Ski – Perth Wake Park – Lot 482 St Albans Rd, Baldivis
Catering to all levels of experience, this is the only cable wakeboard park in Western Australia. All gear can be hired and they even add obstacles to the water for those more daring riders. All you have to do is strap on some gear and kneel down or stand up and let the cable do the rest.
Cycle with Spinway WA – various locations around Perth, Fremantle, Swan Valley & Scarborough
Get active on 2 wheels with one of the best ways to explore our beautiful state. There is no need to book, simply pay at and of the bike stations, scattered around and cycle away. Find out more
Mini Golf With A Difference – Holey Moley – 53 Lake St, Northbridge
I am sure you have all heard that Holey Moley is the newest addition to Perth’s family-friendly activity scene. With 9, 18 and 27 holes we would recommend booking in advance. With very unique putting greens and restaurants in the surrounding area, this will keep you entertained for hours.
Theme Park It – Adventure World – 351 Progress Dr, Bibra Lake
Adventure world is Perth’s only theme park. Undergoing major redevelopments since opening in 1982 this adventure/water park is a must see while here in Perth. With rides like the ‘Kraken’ the longest, tallest and steepest Tornado 60 water slide of its kind on the planet and the Goliath, the latest in stationary pendulum ride design in Australia, your teenage children will not want to leave.
Water Slides – The Big Wedgie – Sir James Mitchell Park, Mill Point Rd, South Perth.
Are you ready to be wedgied? The worlds tallest inflatable water slide is an adventure packed day out with the family and friends. Open from 10 am – 7 pm every day it is located on the beautiful South Perth foreshore. They have four wedgie levels to choose from, so why not cool down this summer with some splashing fun.
Trampolining – Bounce – 1371 Albany Highway Cannington
Bounce is a great way to keep the children entertained and they get physical exercise while you sit, relax and have a coffee. With more than 50 interconnecting trampolines, slam dunk and dodgeball area.
Kite-Surf – Elemental Kite Surf SUP – Point Walter & Leighton Beach
Hire a paddleboard from only $30 an hour and get out and explore the river. Lessons are also on offer for those requiring a little extra know-how.
Rolloways Leisure Centre & Skating Rink – O’Connor
Bring your roller skates or hire some and enjoy a day on wheels at Rolloways. Enjoy a fun-packed time with Roller Skating, “Best of Perth”, 20 Arcade Games and cafe. Fun for the whole family.
Donnie Tacos – 66 Kings Park Rd West, Perth
Only open during the weekdays, Donnie Tacos is a new establishment located on Kings Park Rd. They serve delicious tacos such as pulled pork and jackfruit for the vegetarians. With a basketball court at the ready, you can play 3 vs 3 basketball with other athletes. You can even enter a 3 on 3 competition and win some awesome prizes.
Whether it is eating tacos and playing basketball, or splashing around on a massive water slide, Perth has plenty of things to do with teenagers over the Christmas and summer break that won’t break the bank. To find out more about the fantastic local events, keep an eye on our Perth events channel.