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Published March 28th 2014
Where is the Easter Bunny?
This year, the Easter period starts on Good Friday 18th April, followed by Saturday 19th April, Easter Sunday 20th April and Monday 21st April, 2014. Many places, including shopping centres around Perth, will be having free kids Easter events leading up to the Easter Long Weekend. Why not take your kids along to one of these events and have some Easter fun?
Meet the Easter Bunny at Westfield Carousel on Wednesday 16th, Thursday 17th and Saturday 19th April, 2014, between 11am and 2pm daily, and receive and yummy treat.
A baby animal farm will be at Westfield Carousel on Monday 14th and Tuesday 15th April, 2014, between 10am and 2pm each day. The Baby Animal Farm will also be at Westfield Whitford City on Monday 14th, Tuesday 15th and Wednesday 16th April, 2014, between 10am and 2pm daily. You can look at the baby animals for free, but if you wish to get up close to them it will cost a $2 donation, with funds raised going to local charity.
Head into the City of Perth on Saturday 19 April, 2014, between 11am and 3pm, for a day of Easter fun. Forrest Place, Murray Street in Perth, will have a giant inflatable maze and a bunny and chick petting zoo. There will be loads of fun for kids of all ages with Easter Bunny and gingerbread decorating, free chocolate eggs, the Crunchy Munchy Carrot Show and fun Easter basket-making workshops.
The City of Perth has more kids Easter fun from Monday 14th April, 2014 to Thursday 17th April, 2014, between 10am and 2pm each day. Bring the kids along to the Easter Egg workshops in Forrest Place. Get creative and decorate Styrofoam Easter eggs with textas, stickers, glitter and other fun materials.
Join in the City of Perth Easter Egg Hunt on Wednesday 16th April, 2014, starting at 11am. Bring the kids along to Central Park (opposite the Holiday Inn City Centre, Hay Street Perth) for an exciting Easter egg hunt and other fun activities.
The Easter Bunny will be roaming around the Karrinyup Shopping Centre handing out free Easter Eggs. Come along on Monday 14th, Tuesday 15th, Wednesday 16th, Thursday 17th and Saturday 19th April, 2014, between 11am and 2pm each day.
There will also be a range of free Easter themed activities, in the days leading up to Easter, such as Easter basket-making, Easter hat making, 'Chick and Bunny Boing Boings' and face painting.
Stop by Midland Gate Shopping Centre and say Hi to the Easter Bunny. The Easter Bunny will be handing out free Easter Eggs and you can have a photo taken with him on Wednesday 16th April, Thursday 17th April and Saturday 19th April from 11am to 2pm.
Over at Centro Dianella there will be a cuddly animal nursery with cute ducklings, chicks, lambs and baby rabbits on Saturday 19th April, 2014 from 10am to 2pm. Children can sit and carefully pat or feed the cute baby animals.
Find the Easter Bunny at Mirrabooka Square, and receive a free yummy Easter Egg, on Thursday 17th April, 2014 from 3pm to 8pm and on Saturday 19th April, 2014 from 10am to 3pm.
The fantastic annual Rockingham Easter Carnival will be held at the Village Green in Rockingham, on the 18th, 19th and 20th April, 2014, from 10am to 9pm, (opens at noon on the 18th April). The carnival has loads of free entertainment and activities for the whole family plus a spectacular fireworks display every night.
These are just some of the great kids Easter events for 2014. There are sure to be even more Easter events in Shopping Centres around the Perth area, so check out your local shopping centre to see what they have planned. Remember, most shopping Centres are closed on Good Friday.