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Easter long weekend in Perth: What’s open and things to do

Start planning your Easter long weekend in Perth. 

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With the 4-day Easter long weekend fast approaching, we've put together this guide to help you map out your Easter plans. From things to do to events that are on and what's open, keep reading to get your plans in order.

Things to do over the Easter long weekend in Perth

Rottnest Island - Ferry, Bike and Snorkel Hire

Rottnest Island - Ferry, Bike and Snorkel Hire from Adrenaline

This Easter, forget the Easter Bunny and look out for Easter Quokkas. Head to Rottnest Island for a day of biking and snorkelling.

  • Location: 68 Southside Dr, Hillarys WA 6025
  • Cost: $123 per person
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AQWA The Aquarium of Western Australia Entry

AQWA The Aquarium of Western Australia Entry from RedBalloon

Head to AQWA this Easter weekend to see a range of sea critters up close. Don’t miss the 100m Underwater Tunnel to get the feeling of walking under the ocean.

  • Location: 91 Southside Dr, Hillarys WA 6025
  • Cost: $81 per person
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Live Pearl Harvest

Live Pearl Harvest from finder.com.au

See a live harvesting of pearl from the native Pinctada maxima; the largest pearl producing oyster in the world.

  • Location: Western Pavilion, Barrack Square, Elizabeth Quay, Perth WA 6000
  • Cost: $15 per person
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Fame The Musical

Fame The Musical from Ticketmaster

Fame The Musical debuts in Perth over the Easter long weekend. Fame follows the journey of the final class of New York’s School of Performing Arts as they face their challenges finding stardom.

  • Location: Crown Perth, Great Eastern Hwy, Burswood WA 6100
  • Cost: $79.95 per person
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Virtual Reality Experience

Virtual Reality Experience from RedBalloon

If you enjoy games and haven’t experienced VR, you’re missing out. Try 1 of 15 experiences in a 1-hour session.

  • Location: u6/30 Erindale Rd, Balcatta WA 6021
  • Cost: $49 per person
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Freemantle Ferris Wheel

Freemantle Ferris Wheel from Wotif

Yet to see Fremantle from above? You’ll be able to see epic views from all angles of Fremantle from inside an enclosed gondola on this ferris wheel ride.

  • Location: 34 Mews Rd, Fremantle WA 6160, Australia
  • Cost: $13 per person
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Wanneroo Botanic Gardens Mini Golf

Wanneroo Botanic Gardens Mini Golf from Wotif

Enjoy some friendly competition with a game of mini golf during the Easter long weekend.

  • Location: 25 Drovers Pl, Wanneroo WA 6065
  • Cost: $20 per person
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Scuba Diving Experience

Scuba Diving Experience from Adrenaline

The long weekend is a great time to try out an exciting new experience. Your transfers, equipment and scuba tuition is all included, so all you need to do is show up for your scuba adventure.

  • Location: Departs from 4/180 Bannister Road, Canning Vale
  • Cost: $349 per person
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Perth Hills Tour

Perth Hills Tour from Viator

Make the most of the long weekend with a jam-packed day exploring Caversham Wildlife Park, Swan Valley Vineyards and a visit to Whiteman Park for lunch or afternoon tea.

  • Location: Pick up available from Perth
  • Cost: $120 per person
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Remedial or Relaxation Massage

Remedial or Relaxation Massage from RedBalloon

Want to spend your long weekend in relaxation mode? A 60-minute remedial or relaxation massage is sure to do the trick.

  • Location: Lakeside Joondalup Shopping Centre, 420 Joondalup Drive, Joondalup
  • Cost: $99 per person
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Outback Splash Entry and Koala Encounter

Outback Splash Entry and Koala Encounter from RedBalloon

If you’re looking for a last-minute activity to keep the kids (or yourself) occupied during the long weekend, look no further than a trip to Outdoor Splash. After a turn at the slides and mini golf, make your way to the koala sanctuary to feed and pat the koalas. With this pass, you’ll have access to all activities.

  • Location: 1635 Neaves Rd, Bullsbrook
  • Cost: $50 per person
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Swan River Kayak Hire

Swan River Kayak Hire from Adrenaline

Just because summer is over doesn’t mean you can’t spend a day out on the water. Grab your paddles for a self-guided kayaking experience where you’ll make your way around the Swan River waterways. Be sure to keep an eye out for dolphins along the way.

  • Location: 1L Coode St, South Perth WA 6151
  • Cost: $50 for two people
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Shops open over the Easter long weekend in Perth

Shopping centreGood FridaySaturdayEaster SundayEaster Monday
Claremont Quarter9am-5:30pm9am-5:30pm11am-5pm9am-5:30pm
Karrinyup Shopping CentreStore hours might differStore hours might differStore hours might differStore hours might differ
Westfield CarouselClosed9am-5pm11am-5pm11am-5pm
Westfield Garden CityClosed9am-5pm10am-5pm10am-5pm
Westfield Whitford CityClosed9am-5pm11am-5pm11am-5pm

Attractions open over the Easter long weekend in Perth

AttractionGood FridaySaturdayEaster SundayEaster MondayWhere to book
Treetop Ropes CourseOpenOpenOpenOpenAdrenaline
The Aquarium of Western AustraliaOpenOpenOpenOpenRedBalloon
Bell TowerClosedOpenOpenClosedRedBalloon
Freemantle Ferris WheelOpenOpenOpenOpenWotif
Rottnest IslandOpenOpenOpenOpenRedBalloon
Explore Mandurah's WaterwaysOpenOpenOpenOpenRedBalloon
Perth Hills and WildlifeOpenOpenOpenOpenViator

Restaurants, cafes and bars are open over the Easter long weekend in Perth

NameAddressOpening hoursCuisineWhere to book
The Roti King172 St Georges Terrace, PerthFriday-Saturday
11:30am-9pm
Sunday
Closed
Monday

11:30am-9pm
MauritianGroupon
Hangout on 20 Preston20 Preston Street, ComoFriday-Saturday
12pm-5pm
Sunday
12pm-7:30pm
Monday

Closed
AustralianGroupon
Salt & Pepper Grill55 George Street, KensingtonFriday-Satuday
12pm-9pm
Sunday
Closed
AustralianGroupon
Blini Pancake Cafe339 Albany Hwy, Victoria ParkFriday
8am-7:30
Saturday-Sunday
Closed
Monday
8am-1:30pm
CafeGroupon
Tandoori Flames235 Stirling Hwy, ClaremontFriday-
Monday
5:30pm-8pm
IndianGroupon
Royal India Restaurant1134 Hay Street, West PerthFriday-
Saturday
5:30pm-8pm
Sunday
Closed
Monday
5:30pm-8pm
IndianGroupon
Hongkies Hong Kong Kitchen269 William Street, NorthbridgeSunday-Monday
11:30am-9pm
Chinese, Asian
Tavolo5/237 Knutsford Avenue, CloverdaleFriday
Closed
Saturday - Sunday
12-3pm, 5pm-late
Monday
Closed
Italian
The Globe495/497 Wellington Street, PerthFriday-Saturday
11am-9pm
Monday
12-9pm
Modern Australian, European
Ezra Pound189 William Street, NorthbridgeFriday-Saturday
4pm-10pm
Monday
4pm-12am
Bar
The Bird181 William Street, NorthbridgeFriday-Saturday
12pm-9pm
Monday
12pm-12am
Bar, modern Australian
La Cholita279 William Street, NorthbridgeFriday-Saturday
12pm-10pm
Monday
5pm-10pm
Mexican
Wines of While458 William Street, PerthFriday
4pm-10pm
Saturday
12pm-midnight
Sunday
12pm-10pm
Monday
Closed
Bar
Alabama Song232 William Street, PerthFriday-Saturday
8pm-2am
Monday
Closed
American
Sauma200 William Street, NorthbridgeFriday
Closed
Saturday-Sunday
11am-10pm
Monday
Closed
Indian
Pinchos112-124 Oxford Street, LeedervilleFriday-Saturday
8:30am-10pm
Monday
4pm-10pm
Tapas
The Garden742 Newcastle Street, LeedervilleFriday
Closed Saturday-Sunday
10:30am-12am Monday 11:30am-10pm
Modern Australian
Boucla349 Rokeby Road, SubiacoFriday
Closed
Saturday
7am-4pm
Sunday
8am-1pm
Monday
Closed
Mediterranean
Juanita's341 Rokeby Road, SubiacoFriday
Closed
Saturday
2pm-11pm
Sunday
3pm-9pm
Monday
Closed
Tapas
The Woodpeckers20/3 Wexford Street, SubiacoFriday
Closed
Saturday
5pm-8:30pm
Sunday-Monday
Closed
Italian
Monsterella and Mummucc46 Grantham Street, WembleyFriday-Monday
4:30pm-9pm
Italian
The Shorehouse278 Marine Parade, SwanbourneFriday-Monday
7am-10pm
Modern Australian
Odyssea187 Challenger Parade, City BeachFriday-Monday
6:30pm-12am
Modern Australian
The Peach Pit148 The Esplanade, ScarboroughFriday
12pm-10pm
Saturday
11am-12am
Sunday-Monday
11am-10pm
Bar
Pogo1/148 Scarborough Beach Road, Mount HawthornFriday-Sunday
5pm-10pm
Monday
Closed
Middle Eastern
Island Market Trigg364 W Coast Drive, TriggFriday-Saturday
8am-10pm
Australian
Core Cider House35 Merrivale Road, Pickering BrookFriday
Closed
Saturday
11am-4pm
Sunday
10am-5pm
Monday
11am-4pm
Modern Australian
Siena's of Leederville115 Oxford Street, LeedervilleFriday
1130am-10pm
Saturday-Sunday
1130am-10pm
Monday
5pm-10pm
Italian, pizza
The Coffee Club 226 Adelaide Terrace226 Adelaide Terrace, PerthFriday
Closed
Saturday-Sunday
7:30am-3pm
Monday
Closed
Modern Australian, cafe
Brika3/177 Stirling Street, PerthFriday
11:30am-10pm
Saturday
11:30am-10pm
Sunday
11:30am-9pm
Monday
Closed
Greek
1982 Food & Coffee – SubiacoShop 3/1 Rokeby Road, SubiacoFriday
8am-1pm
Saturday-Sunday
8am-2:30pm
Monday
8am-1pm
Burgers, cafe
Amano RestaurantPier 1 Barrack Street Jetty, PerthFriday
Closed
Saturday-Sunday
12-2:30pm, 5:30-9:30pm
Monday
Closed
Italian
West End Deli95 Carr Street, West PerthFriday
Closed
Saturday
7am-3pm
Sunday-Monday
8am-1pm
Cafe
North Bird Dining Room175 William Street NorthbridgeFriday-Saturday
3pm-12am
Sunday
12pm-9pm
Monday
3pm-10:30pm
Mediterranean
Bivouac Bar and Canteen198 William Street, NorthbridgeFriday-Saturday
12pm-3pm
5pm-10:30pm
Sunday-Monday
Closed
Greek, Middle Eastern
Coogee Common371 Cockburn Road, CoogeeFriday-Sunday
11:30am-9:30pm
Monday
Closed
Island Market Trigg364 West Coast Drive, TriggFriday-Monday
8am-10pm
Spanish
The Shorehouse278 Marine Parade, SwanbourneFriday-Monday
7am-10pm
Sauma200 William Street, NorthbridgeFriday-Sunday
11am-10pm
Monday
Closed
Bread in Common43 Pakenham Street, FremantleFriday
Closed
Saturday
11am-10:30pm
Sunday
11am-10pm
Monday
Closed
Bakery
Bib & Tucker18 Leighton Beach Boulevard, Leighton BeachFriday-Saturday
8am-3pm
Sunday
7am-3pm
Monday
Closed
Canteen Pizza110 Marine Parade, CottesloeFriday-Sunday
12pm-9:30pm
Monday
Closed
Italian
Double Rainbow224 William Street, NorthbridgeFriday-Sunday
5pm-10:30pm
Monday
Closed
Bar
Pinchos749 Newcastle Street, LeedervilleFriday
9am-11pm
Saturday
8:30am-11pm
Sunday
8:30am-10pm
Monday
8:30am-10pm
Spanish
  • Note: The above is accurate as of 11 March 2022. Public holidays may affect normal trading hours. Contact the venue before visiting to confirm its trading hours for 15-18 April 2022.

What events are on in Perth over the Easter long weekend?

  • Perth Annual Easter Hunt: If you're looking for a fun day out to get you in the Easter spirit, enjoy a day filled with Easter activities. Date TBC
  • Luna Outdoor Cinema: Every summer, the Luna Outdoor Cinema shows movies until the Easter period. This year over Easter, the films playing include The Good Boss, Monty Python's The Life of Brian and Everything Everywhere All At Once. 16-18 April. Tickets from $22.50
  • Perth Comedy Lounge: Head down to the lounge during the weekend for an incredible line-up of local talent and international comedy acts. 15-16 April. Tickets from $43.50.
  • Virtual Realms Exhibition: Virtual Realms brings together 6 world-acclaimed video game developers and 6 leading media studios to create 6 virtual spaces. 16-18 April. Tickets from $20.
  • Elizabeth Quay Fun Fair: The Elizabeth Quay Fun Fair returns with unlimited rides for the cost of entry. Plus join the Easter Egg Hunt and Silent Disco. 9-25 April. Tickets from $13.23

Free things to do in Perth during the Easter long weekend

  • Visit the beach. Set up at Perth's best beaches like Scarborough or Cottesloe for a day of fun in the sun.
  • Cycle along Elizabeth Quay. Ride along the riverside trail and walk through the gardens alongside the Swan River.
  • Have a free guided tour of Kings Park. Kings Park and Botanic Gardens are over 900 acres of parklands overlooking Perth. Pack a picnic lunch and make a day of it.
  • Visit Perth Cultural Centre. The Perth Institute of Contemporary Art, Art Gallery of Western Australia and Western Australian Museum all have free entry.
  • Head out for a walk in the National Parks. Gooseberry Hill National Park, Beelu National Park and Greenmount National Park are all a short drive away from Perth.

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