Ditch the jocks, forget the socks and give dad a gift to remember this year

By Claire de Franck, Editor 21 Aug 2020


Don’t panic! Fathers’ Day is around the corner, and we have put together our top picks which will make his day, week and year!

Whatever you get dad this year, it’s all about the time together and the memories so make sure the kids run in and jump on the bed nice and early.

Start your Engines!

Drift Express is an awesome introduction into drifting from Drift School WA, step inside a real competition drift car with a professional drifter for two laps on a technical drift course. Starting from $199*

*Enter promo code ‘KIDSINPERTH5’ for 5% off! (valid until 31 October 2020)
Learn to drift!

Outdoor adventure & Father’s Day buffet lunch

Running Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th September from 10.30am – 3.30pm, the Swan Valley Adventure Centre’s family package includes lunch and a flying fox adventure for 2 adults, 2 children (under 12) and FREE keepsake gift for $259. Buy Tickets

* Visitors can also buy lunch or the flying fox as individual events rather than a package. Flying Fox is open to anyone ages 5+ – All Pricing Inclusive of GST & Booking Fees.

Gifts for the stylish dad

Compendium Design Store in Fremantle has everything for the stylish dad, with an array of gifts, design objects, watches, stationery and much more. Shop instore or online

Fly with iFly!

Watch him soar like a bird in the 14ft indoor iFly wind tunnel! Popular packages for first time flyers include Kickstart $79 and Airborne $119. Check out their Fathers Day offers

Set Sail with Leeuwin Ocean Adventures

Enjoy taking the helm of the mighty Leeuwin, hauling on the lines or just sitting back enjoying refreshments, a guided tour of the ship and a memorable experience seeing the Fremantle coastline and marine life.

Go wild at the Zoo

All dads receive free entry to Perth Zoo on Sunday 6 September!

Lights, camera, action!

Grab the popcorn and take him along for a night of movie fuelled fun with HOYTS Cinemas and their e-gift cards from $50.


A great day out, take dad along to one of Perth’s many courses including Wembley Golf Course mini golf and enjoy starter, intermediate or advanced holes in a beautiful landscape.

Whip up Dad an easy cheesy dish

Head to page 10 of the August Issue of The Parents’ Paper and whip up an easy cheesy stuffed potato recipe! Or check the recipe here

Cheesy Stuffed potatoes

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