The Northern suburbs is a area North of the Swan River in Perth.
- Whiteman Park. In the Northern outskirts of the city, Whiteman Park is an amazing National Park and wildlife sanctuary. Kids can pet the Kangaroos and other wildlife and the grownups can enjoy the railway, railway museum and loads more. Perth features an abundance of similar wildlife parks which are spread around the outskirts of the metropolitan area.
Unfortunately, Perth has been known to be labelled 'Dullsville,' due to many of the local's antiquated views, which has conequently seen a city full of potential, lack in vibrancy and culture.
- Royal Show, Claremont showgrounds, ☎ +61 08 6263 3100 ([email protected]), . Held in the spring school holidays (last week of Sept or the first week of Oct) this showcase of WA agricultural produce, farm equipment and displays of equestrian events, sheep dog trials, wood chopping and prize farm animals has been going for more than 100 years. Entry fee.