Margaret River - A very special place

What To Do: For Kids

Version_210_image

"Only where children gather is there any real chance of fun."  (Mignon McLaughlin, journalist and author)

Margaret River is a kid's wonderland! With safe swimming beaches, abundant natural attractions and adventure aplenty, the region is perfect for that special family holiday.  The majority of local businesses operate with a child-friendly ethos in mind, helping to ensure that children are entertained whilst the parents take a well-earned break; tasting world-class wines, consuming gourmet delicacies and enjoying the culture of relaxation that is Margaret River!  
 
The huge number of low cost or free activity options in the region mean that a trip to Margaret River is an affordable option for families and the variety of experiences on offer means your days will be as action packed or laid back as you want them to be.  Kids just love all the delicious food options in the region, ranging from chocolate and cheese to ice cream and candy, but once they have built up their energy there are a huge number of attractions and activities that are guaranteed to make memories to last a lifetime.

 Fun filled activities for all ages include:

  • Adventure activities         
  • Animal farms & experiences
  • Beaches/swimming/snorkelling
  • Bush walks
  • Caves
  • Chocolate & candy tastings
  • Food tastings
  • Horse riding
  • Ice creameries
  • Indigenous culture
  • Lighthouse
  • Mazes
  • Mini golf
  • Mountain biking
  • Museums
  • Surfing/stand up paddling/kite surfing
  • Tours of the region

Wardan Aboriginal Cultural Centre

55 Injidup Springs Road, Yallingup Wa 6282 Australia

0.0 star

Wardan Aboriginal Cultural Centre

Facilities The Bush Story Trail A one kilometre walk trail has been enhanced with bush tucker and medicine plants and traditional structures (mia-mia). Tool Making Workshop and Spear Throwing Society and Culture, Law and Decision Making and Histo...

Taste of the South Winery and Brewery Tours

Dunsborough, Western Australia, 6281, Australia

0.0 star

Taste of the South Winery and Brewery Tours

We offer a number of tours to suit any taste WINE at NIGHT - a wine tasting experience with a difference. Make the most of the beautiful region during the morning, then come with us and explore a selection of boutique wineries before enjoying a ...

Country Life Farm

1694 Caves Road, Dunsborough, Western Australia

0.0 star

Country Life Farm

Country Life Farm is a great outing for the whole family. You can feed the friendly animals anytime of the day - whether it be rabbits, guinea pigs, goats, sheep, llama, alpacas, donkeys, ponies, clydesdale or cow!! All rides are included with th...

CaveWorks

Caves Road, Forest Grove

0.0 star

CaveWorks

At CaveWorks we specialise in creating the ultimate eco-experience for our visitors. This outstanding facility lends an exciting new dimension to the understanding of caves, while serving as a regional centre for preserving the fragile living geol...

Margaret River Surf Shop & Surf School

1 Resort Place, Gnarabup Western Australia 6285, Australia

0.0 star

Margaret River Surf Shop & Surf School

At Margaret River Surf Shop you can book your surf lessons or hire all types of surfing equipment. We are close to the beach and carry a range of beach accessories, clothing and swimwear for all ages. Call in for local surf knowledge and advice.

Margaret River Nougat Company

Corner Tom Cullity Drive & Miamup Rd, Cowaramup Wa 6284

0.0 star

Margaret River Nougat Company

Bettenay Wine and Nougat Company is a specialised boutique wine and nougat business situated in the original Wilyabrup wine precinct the' dress circle' of the Margaret River wine region. Wine is made exclusively from 25 year old estate grown vine...

Simmo's Ice Creamery

161 Commonage Road, Dunsborough Wa 6281

0.0 star

Simmo's Ice Creamery

SIMMO'S ICECREAMERY and FUN PARK is a must see on everyones list. Choose from 60 Delicious Dilemmas, sundaes, hot waffles and, of course with our hot chocolates, coffees and freshly toasted panini there is something for the whole family. Kids can...

Bellview Shell Collection

10291 Bussell Highway, Witchcliffe Wa, 6286, Australia

0.0 star

Bellview Shell Collection

Over 200 square metres of colourful and unique display area, with shells and corals collected from all around the world. Over 30,000 rare and beautiful specimens are on display, and shells and shell jewellery are available for sale. Shells, corals...

3 Oceans Wine Company - Margaret River

Cnr Boundary Road And Bussell Highway, Metricup,Wa 6284

0.0 star

3 Oceans Wine Company - Margaret River

3 Oceans Wine Company is one of Australia's youngest premium wine companies and the Cellar Store Cafe is a fusion of wine, lifestyle and food. Sample the best of our wines with freshly prepared local produce at the 3 Oceans Cafe. 3 Oceans Wine Co...

Augusta Cruises(Miss Flinders)

Ellis Street, Augusta, Wa, 6290, Australia

0.0 star

Augusta Cruises(Miss Flinders)

Tours include the Augusta, Color Patch, East Augusta, Hardey Inlet, Scott River and Molloy Island. The Hardey Inlet is a wide expanse of shallow water a haven for wading birds. The Flinders has been cruising the Blackwood since 1971. The skippe...

Big Valley Campsite

46 Boronia Place, Rosa Glen. Australia

0.0 star

Big Valley Campsite

BIG VALLEY CAMPSITE is a quiet haven for travellers, nestled amongst the hills of our picturesque working sheep farm, ten minutes South East of Margaret River. The farm encompasses a beautiful secret valley hidden from the outside world by State ...

Gabriel Chocolate

Lot 14, 3220 Caves Rd, Yallingup 6282, Australia

0.0 star

Gabriel Chocolate

Colonial Brewing Co

Osmington Road, Margaret River

0.0 star

Colonial Brewing Co

Features: * Awarded Australia's Champion Brewery 2007 * Our beer is brewed on-site and hand-crafted in small batches to produce top quality ales * Colonial beer has no preservatives and additives * Kids playground * Delicious menu * Try our uniqu...

Dirty Detours Mountain Bike Adventures

Po Box 2027, Margaret River Wa 6285, Australia

0.0 star

Dirty Detours Mountain Bike Adventures

Welcome to Dirty Detours, Mountain Bike Adventures. West Australia´s only Department of Environment and Conservation endorsed mountain bike tours. Dirty Detours provides mountain bike tours through the most scenic locations Margaret River has to...

Candy Cow

3 Bottrill Street, Cowaramup

0.0 star

Candy Cow

So! Thou has decided upon taking the challenge eh? I see we have a tough one here. Well you have been warned. The quality of the fudge, nougat and honeycomb found at Candy Cow is beyond anything you have ever tasted before. I can not give you any ...

Stand Up Paddling

Gnarabup, Margaret River

0.0 star

Stand Up Paddling

Stand Up Paddle Surfing offers a new and enjoyable experience to all visitors to our beautiful region. Join us at 9am in the morning for a 90 minute lesson - or let us know when you are available and we will schedule a lesson at another time. ...

Margaret River Bookshop & Internet Cafe

Shop 1 109 Bussell Highway Margaret River Western Australia 6285 Australia

0.0 star

Margaret River Bookshop & Internet Cafe

The Margaret River BookShop is owned by the McLeods, a local family who settled in Margaret River in the early 1860s. Family members Keith and Pauline McLeod and their son Sullivan play a part in running the shop. In addition young locals Hail...

Blackwood River Houseboats

Lot 450 Bussell Highway, West Bay, Augusta

0.0 star

Blackwood River Houseboats

Fully self-contained Houseboats with dinghy included to explore the National Park along the lower Blackwood River

Sunflowers Animal Farm and Farmstay

5561 Caves Road, Margaret River

0.0 star

Sunflowers Animal Farm and Farmstay

Sunflowers is ideal for anyone who wants a farmstay experience to remember. Guests staying at the farm have unlimited free access to Sunflowers Animal Farm and free buckets of food (limits apply) to feed the animals, including kangaroos, llamas, h...

Yallingup Shearing Shed

Lot 1442 Wildwood Road, Yallingup

0.0 star

Yallingup Shearing Shed

The Yallingup Shearing Shed is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the South West. It is a must see when visiting the area. There are LIVE shows displaying first hand, the amazing experience of shearing, educational activities for the ...