Kalbarri Kids Top 10 kids activities

Kalbarri is a great place to relax, explore and exhaust the kids! The Kalbarri visitor Centre has great information on all the events, tours and activities in and around Kalbarri – but these are my top 10 ‘kid friendly’ activities


Taming The Waves

Top 10 Kid Friendly Activities in Kalbarri – Western Australia

1. Kalbarri SandBoarding


Kalbarri Sandboarding

2. Jetty Fishing


Sunset Fishing

3. Kalbarri Pirate Park and Amusements

4. Pelican Feeding

  • Each morning at 08:45am
  • Head to the grassed area between the river mouth and the visitor centre to hear about the local pelican population and feed the pelicans

5. The Rainbow Jungle

  • The largest parrot free flight aviary in the country, with the biggest flock of Purple Crowned Lorikeets in the world and other brightly coloured Australian parrots.
  • Cinema Parrotiso – outdoor cinema with a snack bar, wood fired Pizza and soon to be included… a licensed bar
  • Website: www.rainbowjunglekalbarri.com
  • Open 7 days a week (Mon-Sat 9am-5pm and Sun 10am-5pm)

6. Gorge Walking along the Murchison River

  • The Murchison River runs through rugged gorge terrain in the Kalbarri National Park.
  • Short walks provide easy access to lookouts along the river gorge at the Loop, Z-bend, Hawk’s Head and Ross Graham Lookout.

Kalbarri Gorge Walking

7. Kalbarri Safari Tours

  • Bookings: [08] 9937 1011
  • Website: www.kalbarrisafaritours.com.au
  • Travel along isolated gorges, through wilderness and enjoy a 4WD and canoe adventure

8. Seahorse Sanctuary

  • Fascinating window into the world of seahorse aquaculture
  • Open Tues-Sat 10am-4pm
  • Website: www.seahorsesanctuary.com.au
  • Bookings: [08] 9937 1124

9. Kalbarri Beach Resort

  • 25m ‘tri-level’ solar heated pool with 3 spa baths and poolside BBQ
  • Volleyball, basketball and tennis courts
  • Games Room and free inhouse movies
  • Fully enclosed and gated resort – very child friendly!

Dancing Queen

10. Murchison House Station

  • Historic Property and working cattle farm 10km outside Kalbarri
  • One of the oldest and largest pastoral stations in Western Australia – settled in 1848 by Charles Von Bibra


Silver Bullet

Best Kid Friendly Restaurants

1. The Gorges Cafe 

  • Bookings: [08] 9937 1200
  • Mon-Fri (8am to 4pm) and Sat-Sun (8am to 2pm)

2. Kalbarri Pizza and Pasta [

  • ‘Best chilli crab in town’
  • Phone Orders [08] 9937 1269
  • Tues-Sun (5pm till late)

3. The Black Rock Cafe 

  • ‘Best Surf’n’Turf’ in town
  • Bookings: [08] 9937 1062
  • 7 days a week from 7am till late

4. Jakes Family Restaurant

  • Bookings: [08] 9937 2222
  • Open 7 days (5pm to 9pm)
  • Located in the Grounds of the Kalbarri Beach Resort



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Kalbarri Western Australia

Kalbarri is the perfect family getaway. Located 590km [6 hour drive] North of Perth, it offers a unique marine environment and is a launching pad for exploration of the magnificent Coral Coast – including Shark Bay and Monkey Mia


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