Perth Playgrounds – there’s nothing better than a visiting one on a glorious sunny Perth day. Perth has so many wonderful playgrounds with lots of different features to get the kids outside and active. We’ll check out the best of the best of Perth’s playgrounds and let you know all about them – so you can plan an awesome day in the sun with the family. Use the map below to find a playground near you, or scroll down further to browse the best, north and south of the river, east, city / central and regional WA playgrounds. Find one of the amazing Perth Playgrounds for today’s adventure! Whether you are looking for a near me park or a full day adventure, this guide will have you ready!
How to Pick the Best Play Park Near Me?
Picking the best play park for your kids can be tricky. But with a few key considerations, you can ensure that your children have the most enjoyable and safe experience.
Think about what your children enjoy doing – are they more active or do they prefer something more interactive? Look at the amenities of each potential park, ensuring there is plenty of green space and seats available so adults can relax while their kids explore.
The location is important too; look for parks near your home or make sure there’s public transportation to access the park easily. Safety is paramount so inspect equipment and surfaces before allowing kids to play.
Most importantly, see our guide below to find a great adventure for your kids today!
TOP NORTH OF THE RIVER PLAYGROUNDS Kinkuna Adventure Park Eglinton Picasso Park Alkimos Lighthouse Adventure Park Eglinton Shorehaven’s Treasure Island Playground Alkimos Eden Beach Foreshore Playground Jindalee Vale Adventure Park Aveley Rotary Park Wanneroo Whitfords Nodes Park Hillarys Whale Playground Scarborough Jo Wheatley All Abilities Play Space Nedlands
T OP SOUTH OF THE RIVER PLAYGROUNDS Chevron Parkland Burswood Tom Wright Park Carlisle Faulkner Volcano Park Belmont Heathcoate Pirate Ship Playground Applecross Bibra Lake Regional Playground Wandi District Playing Fields Playground The Harbour Playground Secret Harbour Kwinana Adventure Park Brightwood Adventure Park Baldivis Explorer Park Sienna Woods Haynes
Perth Playgrounds – North of the River
There are so many great Perth Playgrounds North of the River! Check out these great North of the River Playgrounds near you! Whether you are looking for a near me park, playground near me or a playground further afield, we have an adventure for you! Happy Exploring!!
Mariala Vista Park Jindowie Estate Yanchep
Big adventure playground with slide built into the hill, super tall teepee climbing structure, bmx track and more.
Kinkuna Adventure Park Allara Estate Eglinton
Big adventure sized playground with wooden fort, sports area, exercise stations and a water playground in summer months.
Amberton Pirate Playground and Scooter Park Eglinton
Awesome playground and scooter park at the back of a large multi use sporting oval.
Picasso Park Alkimos
Play here in rain, hail or shine with a two story covered playground perfect for play in any conditions.
Escarpment Park Alkimos
Feels like this park is based on a story book theme, a spread out, colourful park that kids will love to explore!
Lighthouse Adventure Park Eglinton
Adventure playground alongside a family friendly restaurant with stunning ocean views.
Shorehaven’s Treasure Island Playground Alkimos
Adventure playground on the beautiful Shorehaven foreshore with a cafe and restaurant nearby.
Eden Beach Foreshore Playground Jindalee
Huge playground with 3 storey tower climb and rope challenges for kids big and small.
Aviary Creek Playground Aveley
Play the day away at the awesome “water wheel” playground with lots of big slides alongside a beautiful man made lake.
Vale Adventure Park Aveley
Adventure playground with a focus on nature based play and with natural play elements, plus a flying fox, water play and musical play.
Kingsford Playground Bullsbrook
Big adventure and nature playground with water play, basketball/netball hoops and a cafe nearby.
Pitstop Playground Banksia Grove
Race track playground with climbing frames and big slides for the little adventurer.
Rotary Park Wanneroo
More than you expect at this is a massive adventure playground.
Kingsway Dinosaur Park Madeley
A must visit for little dinosaur fans who love to play with an emphasis on nature based and sensory play this is a little kids paradise on a nice day.
Tom Simpson Park Playground Mullaloo
Play beachside at this beautiful playground with wooden fort, a boat to play aboard and much more.
Shepherds Bush Park Kingsley
Shepherds Bush Park Kingsley is a park with a difference. It features a scooter & small bike track that is marked out with lines and road signs just like a real road perfect for a race track themed play.
MacDonald Reserve Padbury
Nature based playground with traditional play for younger ones under beautiful natural shade, with bike skills track alongside.
Warradale Park Landsale
Warradale Park Landsdale offers four different play areas including two nature play areas (one of which is Sam’s Playground. A fully fenced sensory and nature based playground, built in honour of Sam Trott and the Landsdale Community).
Mawson Park Hillarys
Massive playground set in a beautiful park with a small lake. Great place for a catch up with friends or for a special family occasion.
Whitfords Nodes Park Hillarys
Well shaded playground with tradition and nature based play on the grassy Whitfords Nodes Park.
Watermans Bay Playground
Beautifully fully fenced playground right near great swimming area.
Light Street Play Space Dianella
Big adventure playground with nature based play, water play, multi sports court, toddler playground and more!
Bayswater Riverside Gardens
Fully fenced playground located in the beautiful Riverside Gardens in Bayswater
Yokine Regional Playground
Nature play, musical instruments, climbing features, your kids will love this huge playground
Whale Playground Scarborough
Play beachside at the big whale themed playground at Scarborough Beach.
Braithwaite Park Mount Hawthorn
Nature play space is designed for kids 10yrs+, but younger kids will love it too.
Bardon Park Maylands
Beautiful playground overlooking the Swan River, with big flying fox, nature based play and lots more.
Mueller Playground at Kitchener Park Subiaco
Water play feature, fully fenced toddler playground with a focus on low level and sensory play.
Montario Quarter Playground Shenton Park
Fantasy themed playground with something for all ages, even the grown ups.
Birdwood Nature Playground Dalkeith
Nature based playground over looking the Swan River in this heritage rich precinct.
Lake Claremont Nature Playground Claremont
Nature loving families will love this little nature based playground with lake walk and cafes nearby.
Oxford Street Reserve Leederville
Nature and sensory play focused, fully fenced playground right next to fantastic cafe and just a walk from the Leederville Train Station.
Subiaco Common Play Space
Leave your cares behind and enjoy the peace and tranquilly of this beautiful park an playground.
Keane’s Point Playground Peppermint Grove
Absolutely stunning location along the Swan River. Playground with little kids and big kids sections, good swimming spot and you might even see some dolphins!
Jo Wheatley All Abilities Play Space Nedlands
A playground that is truly for everyone of all abilities and all ages.
Russell Brown Adventure Park Mosman Park
Massive nature play park with bbqs, toilets and beautiful river views.
Find a full list of North of the River Playgrounds here
Perth Playgrounds – South of the River
There are so many great Perth Playgrounds South of the River! Check out these great South of the River Perth Playgrounds near you! Whether its a near me park or a playground near me, there is an adventure for your kids ready today!
GO Edwards Park Burswood
Beautiful nature based playground alongside a lake in this shady inner city reserve.
Beautiful shady park with fully fenced playground alongside the Swan River and lovely city views.
Optus Stadium Sensory Playground
Fully fenced playground alongside The Camfield at Optus Stadium
Chevron Parklands Burswood
Six play areas with something for all ages, perfect for a day out of play.
Rayment Park Lathlain
This park has it all with fenced play, nature play and a flying fox, there is something for all ages to enjoy.
Tom Wright Park Carlisle
More than just a playground, this is a family hub of activity too.
John MacMillan Park East Victoria Park
Gorgeous naturebased playground in between the library and shopping centre.
Ernest Johnson Reserve Playground South Perth
This is a playground for the whole family with Crossfit gym and exercise stations within the play areas.
Faulkner Volcano Park Belmont
Check out the Volcano, water play features, flying fox & more.
Tomato Lake Reserve Kewdale
Beautiful reserve with three playgrounds and cafe alongside a large lake that you can walk around too.
Neil MacDougall Park Como
Fantastic brightly coloured playground with lots of swings, slides and things to climb. Big single cable flying fox too they’ll love!
Heathcoate Reserve Pirate Ship Playground Applecross
Huge Pirate Ship Playground with great views of the Swan river.
Deep Water Point Mount Pleasant
Large climbing frame outside Dome cafe alongside a beautiful river swimming spot.
Piney Lakes Sensory Playground Winthrop
Sensory play features, perfect for the little adventures. Set alongside a beautiful little lake and bushland.
Carawatha Park Willagee
Awesome playground with a focus on active play for both parents and kids.
Wireless Hill Park Ardross
Learn about Perth’s communication history, climb the radio tower anchor and enjoy amazing views of the river and city, and enjoy the nature based playground. Beautiful, peaceful location.
Bicton Quarantine Park
Bicton Quarantine Park is located overlooking the popular Bicton Baths Jetty and features a fully fenced playground with some of the best Swan River Views in Perth.
Kadidjiny Dr Seuss Park Melville
Fully fenced park for the bigger kids who love to explore & be active with some super cool Dr Seuss themed exercise stations.
Manning Park Spearwood
Climb the Manning steps, walk around the lake or picnic and play at Manning Park.
Bibra Lake Regional Playground
Big adventure playground with tall skywalk, assault course, flying fox, water play and lots more to explore.
Tuckfield Playground Fremantle
Obstacle course park for big and little ninjas overlooking the Fremantle Harbour.
Hossack Reserve Parkwood
Small playground with great bike track with road markings and road signage.
Fern Park Playground Riverton
Nature based playground recommended for kids 5 years and under. Cafe right near play area with lovely Canning River views.
John Tonkin Park East Fremantle
Big playground located right on the Swan River edge with smaller toddler playground and beautiful river swimming area
South Beach Playground South Fremantle
Kids will love this pirate themed playground, they can walk the plank and climb all over this pirate ship. Two great cafes nearby too. MAP
Calleya Estate Playground Banjup
Adventure playground for all ages with a super tall slide, trampolines and lots more
Adventure Tower Park Treeby
Small suburban park that’s big on adventure with an 8m tall tower.
Allure North Park Treeby
Not just an adventure playground but a bike pump track too.
Rossiter Pavilion and Playing Fields Piara Waters
Small playground that is packed with play features for little ones, including a mud kitchen and trampolines.
Madox Playground and Pump Track Piara Waters
Small playground jam packed with fun for everyone from crawler to teens with a bike pump and bike skills track, toddler play area and more.
Sir Walter Padbury Park Thornlie
Check out the huge dinosaur bones in the sand, and enjoy a play or run around on the big grassed area.
Mills Park Beckenham
24 hectares of community facilities including nature based / adventure playground, water play, nature board walks, flying fox, skate park and more!
Atwell Reserve Playground
Great ropes challenge equipment for the bigger kids, and smaller playground equipment for the toddlers.
Centennial Pioneer Park
A beautiful slice of nature with this big playground nestled under the treetop walk and thick natural shade.
Cockburn Central West Playground
Adventure awaits just a short walk from Cockburn Central and the Cockburn ARC.
Dixon Reserve Playground Hamilton Hill
Nature based playground with big forts, water play, obstacle course and more.
CY O’Connor Beach Playground North Coogee
Beach side steam tug inspired playground on the North Coogee foreshore.
Coogee Beach Playground Coogee
Fantastic wooden pirate ship playground on the Coogee Beach foreshore near the Coogee Beach Life Saving Club
Wandi District Playing Fields Playgrounds
Big playground spread over several playing areas. Something for big and little kids including a flying fox, big slides, water play and more.
Kwinana Adventure Park
Massive fully fenced adventure playground with splash pad, flying fox, tree walk, nature based play and lots more. This playground is designed for all ages and all abilities to enjoy. Kwinana Adventure Park is one of the Best Playgrounds South of the River! See all the details in our review.
Rockingham Foreshore Pirate Ship Playground
Kids will love exploring this big pirate ship playground set under beautiful natural shade
Fantasy Park Waikiki
Kids will love exploring the fantasy creatures throughout this adventure playgrounds.
Lane Garden Park Bletchley Estate Sothern River
Big suburban playground with two play areas and something for all ages
Newhaven Estate Robot Park Piara Waters
The Newhaven Estate Robot Park Piara Waters is unlike any other park in Perth. It has been fantastically designed with a mix of industrial robot themed play equipment and a contrast of nature, sand and water play.
Robinson Park Gosnells
Fully fenced adventure park with nature play, good shade and full facilities. Re-opened in September 2020 after a $6.54M upgrade.
Shipwreck Park Sienna Woods Hiblert
Ship themed adventure playground with ship decks to explore, flying fox, water play, nature and much more.
Providence Estate XL Adventure Playground Wellard
Adventure playground with big twisting slide, tall jungle climb, sand play, nature based play, ramps and more.
The Village at Wellard Playground Wellard
Awesome little playground with mini skate park and bmx track alongside. Features climbing frames, swings, slide and a small grassed area.
Memorial Park Armadale
Beautiful train themed playground set in shady and manicured gardens alongside Armadale Shopping City.
The Brook at Byford Nature Playground
Quiet suburban nature based playground with adventure playground just a short walk away too.
The Ridge Park and Playground Byford
Two playgrounds with lots of nature based and adventure play spread across 1.7 hectares.
Adventurous playground in a natural bush setting with water and nature based play.
The Harbour Playground Secret Harbour
Underwater adventure awaits at the fully fenced fully fenced playground at Secret Harbour Beach
Sunset Hill Park Golden Bay
Adventure and nature based play with amazing views of the ocean.
Orangutan Park Golden Bay
A great playground for climbers and adventurers.
Colour Block Lego Park
As the name suggest this is playground made with lots of coloured blocks.
The Edge Baldivis
Nature based and sensory playground with big grassed area and soccer/rugby goals
One71 Pump Track Park Baldivis
Playground with bike track right alongside.
Rivergums Adventure Playground Baldivis
Climb to the top of the monster towers and explore amongst nature at Rivergums Adventure Playground
Brightwood Adventure Park Baldivis
Super tall tower with 13m high slide, flying fox and more.
Steamrail Adventure Playground Baldivis
Train themed park with tall “water” tower and slide and replica train to drive and climb all over.
Explorer Park Sienna Woods Haynes
Adventure awaits at the huge Explorer Park with tall tree of life tower.
TOP CITY / CENTRAL PLAYGROUNDS Hyde Park North Perth Synergy Parkland Kings Park Ivey Watson Lotterywest Playground Kings Park John Oldham Park Perth Variety Place Kings Park
TOP EAST PLAYGROUNDS Woodbridge Riverside Park Pia’s Place All Abilities Play Space Whiteman Park Jungle Park Whiteman Edge Giant Park Bushmead Sculpture Park Mundaring
Playgrounds – City / Central
There are so many great Perth Playgrounds in the City! Check out these awesome City Perth Playgrounds near you!
Perth Cultural Play Space Northbridge
Inner city fully fenced play space with coffee bar right alongside.
Wellington Square Playground
Huge inner city intergenerational playground with for all ages to play and relax all year round.
Hyde Park North Perth
Fantastic playground close to the city in a large shady park with a water playground too
Synergy Parkland Kings Park
Follow the dinosaur prints and find the ancient fossils and enjoy the island playground and mist forest.
Ivey Watson Lotterywest Family Area Kings Park
Mostly fenced playground, that includes Biara Cafe and a huge adventure play area designed for younger families
John Oldham Park Perth
Located on Mounts Bay Road, this hidden playground is set amongst beautiful gardens and has a huge slide both kids and adults will love!
Variety Place Saw Avenue Kings Park
Kids will love exploring the tunnels and caves and climbing up to the fort at this huge nature based playground.
Langley Park Playground Perth
Big playground located on the huge Langley Park with beautiful views of the river.
Point Fraser Recreational Precinct East Perth
Adventure playground alongside the Swan River and surrounded by restaurants, a cafe and a bar.
Find a full list of Perth City and Surrounds Playgrounds here
Playgrounds – Hills / East / Swan Valley
There are so many great Perth Playgrounds around the Hills, East and Swan Valley! Check out these fun Perth Playgrounds near you!
Noah’s Playground South Guildford
Count the animals two by two at this big adventure playground
Woodbridge Riverside Playground
Great wooden pirate ship playground, water play features and lots more to explore at this fantastic adventure playground
Village West Whiteman Park Playground Whiteman Park
Huge playground with something for all ages, mostly fenced (except for entry) and with good shade.
Pia’s Place All Abilities Playground Whiteman Park
This fully fenced all abilites adventure playground is a must if you are exploring Whiteman Park
Pegasus Park Bennett Springs
Let the kids burn off all their energy at this sports themed playground, not far from the Swan Valley.
Dazzle Park Iluma Estate Bennett Springs
Put some sparkle in your day atthe bright and fun Dazzle Park.
St Leonards Park Dayton / West Swan
Shady adventure playground packed with features with something for all ages. A must visit if you are in the Swan Valley!
Livvi’s Place Whiteman Edge Brabham
Massive adventure playground for all ages and abilities near the Swan Valley.
Jungle Park Whiteman Edge Brabham
State of the art adventure playground that features with 7m tall jungle climb and lots more jungle themed play.
Fleming Reserve High Wycombe
Play structure for both big and little kids with large skate park and bmx track not far from the playground.
Hales Park Forrestfield
Compact suburban playground that’s big on height and adventure.
Giant Park Bushmead
Climb to giant heights to spot the giants that live at this park. Compact playground with fun for kids of all ages.
Rushmore Green Toddler Playground Bushmead
A little fenced playground with big fun for crawlers and toddlers.
Morgan John Morgan Park Glen Forrest
Former railway station turned into a fantastic playground for train loving kids.
CY O’Connor Hub Playground Mundaring
Located at the north entrance to the Mundaring Weir with a pipeline themed and nature based playground over looking the beautiful O’Connor Lake.
Sculpture Park Mundaring
Amazing big adventure and nature based playground surrounded by the beautiful sculptures that give this park it’s name.
John Forrest National Park Nature Playground Hovea
Nature playground alongside the water from the Glen Brook Dam and near the picnic area. Park entry fees apply.
Find a full list of playgrounds East of Perth, in the Hills and the Swan Valley here
Playgrounds – Mandurah & Surrounds
This list extends beyond Perth Playgrounds! Find a great playground near you or for a day trip!!
Koolaanga Waabiny Western Foreshore Playground Mandurah
Big adventure playgorund with 12m tall tower on Mandurah’s Western Foreshore.
Adventurescape Austin Lakes South Yunderup
Amazing farm themed adventure playground for not just a day of play but a day of adventure.
Caterpillar Park Mandurah
Great fenced playground for little ones with nature based play, flying fox and other play features perfect for toddlers and pre-schoolers.
Osprey Waters Foreshore Erskine Mandurah
Osprey Waters Foreshore Playground is the perfect place to play, picnic, bbq or fish at this amazing playground located just under the Mandurah Road Bridge.
Kevin Holmes Reserve Mandurah
Small playground on the foreshore Dolphin Quay within the Mandurah Marina. Nice swimming beach, cafes, restaurants, attractions and shops nearby.
Quarry Adventure Park Meadow Springs
Massive adventure park set in an old quarry with three different play areas
Frasers Landing Mandurah
Enjoy a play, lake walk and nature walk at this small, but tall playground alongside the Serpentine River.
Cantwell Park Pinjarra
Beautiful shady playgrounds set in a natural setting alongside the stunning Murray River.
Find a full list of Mandurah and Surrounds Playgrounds
Playgrounds Regional WA
This list extends beyond Perth Playgrounds! Find a great playground near you or for a day trip!!
Hotham River Foreshore Playground Boddington
Big adventure playground on the Hotham River Foreshore with skate park, pump track, basketball court and outdoor gym too.
Denham Foreshore Playground Shark Bay
Massive nautical themed playground right on the Denham Foreshore, just metres from the beach.
Kalbarri Nature Playground
Located on the Kalbarri Foreshore alongside the Murchison River Mouth and Chinamans Beach, a play at this big nature playground while in Kalbarri is a must.
Sykes Foreshore Play Space Bunbury
Big ocean themed playground on the Leschenault Inlet foreshore.
Busselton Foreshore Playground
Huge wooden ship playground with three water play features on the beautiful Busselton Foreshore alongside the Busselton Jetty.
All Ages Playground Katanning
Standing 10 metres tall in the centre of the park is the popular red spiral slide, which is now accompanied by a new 35m long, giant aerial walkway.
Not one but two big playground on this beautiful foreshore that looks out onto the Dampier Archipelago.
We make every effort to ensure all this information is up to date but should be used as a guide only. Events do get cancelled or changed and venues can close without notice. Always follow the links provided for up to date information on an event or activity. If you know of a change or cancellation we’ve missed then please contact us to let us know.