Events for kids

Fremantle summer school holidays - official PDF guide

There is so much to do in Fremantle these summer school holidays. From learning how to juggle and walk a tight rope to defending a yacht club from a pirate attack, there are many workshops and events on offer around the port city. Summer is also the perfect time to soak up the sun, sand and water at the many amazing Fremantle beaches. Download our PDF guide for ideas on how to spend your summer holidays. Happy holidays!

January 2018 Telethon Holiday Makers Program

Our Telethon Holiday Makers Program for 5-18 year olds with autism is a great introduction to Autism West and our social groups! We aim to offer a range of activities based on the special interests our participants have identified, which creates a natural social environment where participants have the opportunity to meet like-minded peers and have some new fun experiences along the way! NEW – We are now offering a group of teens aged 13-18 one day a week! To check out the schedule of activities for the program and to register, please download the Expression of Interest Form. So you don’t miss out on a place, please return your Expression of Interest form ASAP to Trudi at at tgribble@autismwest.org.au. For more information, call Autism West on 08 9431 2111 or email the Program Coordinator, Trudi-Anne Gribble, at tgribble@autismwest.org.au. Note: All NEW participants are required to attend a meeting at Autism West before having their position confirmed. 

School Holiday Escape Tour

Fremantle Prison is WA’s only World Heritage listed building and one of the State’s premier tourist attractions. So why not take the kids? They are guaranteed to have fun while learning about this amazing site. The kids Escape! Tour is an exclusive tour for children aged 5 to 12 years old. These special tours cost $11.50 and are running during the January school holidays on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 15th - 24th January. Children will visit the sites of numerous dramatic escapes through the Prison’s history. Along the way their Tour Guide will tell a number of tales of…

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Aboriginal Culture and Food for Kids

Marissa Verma from Bindi Bindi Dreaming shares traditional Dreamtime stories tailored for little ears, about animals and how they came to be in the Nyoongar culture. Come and see artefacts and the tools Nyoongar people would traditionally use to hunt and gather. Once we've worked and 'found' our food, then come inside to do some taste testing of foods using the traditional herbs and spices of the land.  Kids should bring with them a drink, as well as sunscreen. Food is provided. Please advise staff if your child has any allergies. Classes run from 1pm till 3pm $5 per child.  For younger children aged 3-7. Boys and Girls welcome #WACC Book at www.eventbrite.com.au/o/curious-7193668641.or more information, call (08) 9432 9999or email info@fremantle.wa.gov.au Celebrating Nyoongar culture in Fremantle 

Aboriginal Culture and Food for Older Kids

Come along to hear about Nyoongar connection to country, along with the Nyoongar six seasons, and the foods available according to each season. This workshop will help young adults develop an understanding of totems and the roles of women, men and children as well as respecting country and culture. Traditional artefacts will be shown, and all information is tailored to educate older children on responsibility, history and culture. Then have a go at using traditional herbs and spices to create a tasting board of ancient Aboriginal flavours Guests should bring with them a drink, as well as sunscreen. Food is provided. Please advise staff if your child has any allergies. Classes run from 1pm till 3pm For older children aged 8-14. Boys and Girls welcome #WACC Book at www.eventbrite.com.au/o/curious-7193668641or more information, call (08) 9432 9999 or email info@fremantle.wa.gov.au. Celebrating Nyoongar culture in Fremantle 

Term 4 at Inkling Art Space

Come and join us for fun and creative activities at Inkling Art Space in Henry St, Fremantle, behind Paper Bird bookshop. We have lots of different workshops for you to explore your artistic passions, your drive to make things and to get really messy while doing it! NATURE CLUB Art + Nature = Amazing Art Adventures Join Teori - Wildlife & Nature Specialist, and Brigid - Teaching Artist & Textile Specialist for learning and making inspired by our natural world. Each class starts with exploratory drawing and scientific investigation. Every week we use a new medium to explore our topic.…

Mario Kart Arcade GP DX Tournament 2018

Could you be the next Mario Kart champion? Join us for the Timezone Fremantle Mario Kart tournament 2018 on Monday 22nd January. Registration opens at 9am. Tournament starts 11am.

Meet The Masters Arts Workshops Ages 4-6 and 7-10

Meet the Masters will introduce your children to the backgrounds, focus and techniques of some of the most famous artists that ever lived - including some that still do! Each workshop is based on one artist and is split into three parts - Inspire, Educate and Create.INSPIRE: Using books, posters and multimedia we explore the fascinating lives and famous (and not so famous) works of the Master artists, what they loved and why.EDUCATE: The next step is experimenting with various techniques and media used by the artist.CREATE: This is where we not only recreate techniques just learnt, but add our…

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Meet Spiderman

Need some FUN these school holidays? Wondering what to do with the kids? Come to Timezone and meet our superhero guest on Friday 26th January from 12pm - 4pm!

Free Face Painting at Timezone

Looking for school holiday ideas? Bring the kids down to Timezone on Saturday 27th January 12pm - 2pm for free face painting with Rosie O!

Timezone Scavenger Hunt

Are you ready to be the next Sherlock Holmes? On Tuesday 2nd & Tuesday 30th January we have an awesome scavenger hunt inside our store with lots of prizes to be won!

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Heart Centered Kindy Program

The Little Yoga School Kindy Program Heart Centred Conscious Kids Education Programs The Little Yoga School integrates Yogic Philosophy and Early Childhood Education to explore what the current curriculum doesn’t have time for. Each session will weave together elements of: Yoga (Asana, Breath and Meditation),  Mindfulness,  Nature  Art. Music  Creativity. Imagination Storytelling  Physical Fluency Emotional Awareness  Making Connections Well-being. Inner wisdom  All within a play based, developmentally appropriate environment and run by experienced and qualified Early Childhood Educators: Jules and Gill. Our Educators are also committed to their own yoga and meditation practice so we also focus on life-skills. What is Conscious…

Wriggly Reptiles

Are your kids (or you) mad about animals? Have you always wanted to meet a real live reptile? Now's your chance, with this interactive Wriggly Reptiles show. You will meet local snakes and lizards, with the chance to touch or even hold the reptiles. Friday 9th Feb show will be Auslan interpreted. Wriggly Reptiles is limited to 3+ years*, but will be followed by a free Q for adults older kids, including another round of holding animals that you might have missed out on because the young kids got all the attention! Parents with young children, you will be able to…

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Creative Kids Art Club

Creative Kids Art Club runs art and craft activities for 5 to 10 yr olds. Our classes are run by experienced art teachers, for 8 weeks during the school term, with all materials provided. We cover a range of new projects every term including activities from; painting on canvas, mask making, drawing, decoupage, sewing, sculpture, clay work, papier mache, print making and more. Our classes are suitable for new and continuing students. We also run a holiday workshop program.


Events for kids

There are lots of fun things to do in Fremantle with kids from taking part in one of the skateboarding workshops during school holidays to enjoying the annual Children’s Fiesta during the Fremantle Festival. Check our listings to find out what’s on in Freo and plan your day. There are lots of family friendly events throughout the year to keep the kids amused.