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Guided Tours

A tour of Woodland Reserve is like no other.

Experience Whiteman Park when it is at its most active on an evening tour of Woodland Reserve. As the Park's premier conservation facility, Woodland Reserve offers a protected habitat for the highly successful captive breeding program for rare and endangered WA fauna.

This guided tour explores the Park's cross-section of Swan Coastal Plain habitats by torchlight before entering the soft-release enclosure,the heart of Woodland Reserve. Watch woylies and quenda feed thanks to our special night lighting and marvel in this experience - all so close to Perth!

Bookings are essential on 9209 6000. Participants should have a moderate level of fitness to enjoy these tours.

Dates:        Every Friday night, from January 10 to May 2.
Location: 
Woodland Reserve, Whiteman Park (detailed location provided on booking)
Time:
         6.00pm - 7.30pm (subject to seasonal change)
Cost:
          Adults $10.00, Children $7.00, Family (2A 2C) $30.00
The funds from your tour fees goes to the upkeep of the Reserve and its inhabitants.

Click here to find out more about Woodland Reserve.

Special Events

With some milder weather on the way, the April school holidays is a fantastic time to visit Whiteman Park with the kids.
In addition to all of our regular attractions and fun, we have two great shows on offer to entertain the kids:
 - Billy Bushranger: the Easter Egg Thief
 - Easter Tales with Ballerina Bunny

If they feel like getting crafty, there is Easter basket decorating and Mother's Day photo frame decorating activities too!

Then at Revolutions Transport Museum, don't miss the 'Terrific Tractors' activities, while the ever-popular 'Play with Clay pottery classes are on again at the Pottery Centre these school holidays.

For all the date, time and cost information for these activities, check out the School Holidays tab on the side of the page, or click here.

Remember, bookings for most of these activities can be made on 9209 6000. Enjoy!

The Council of Motoring Clubs (CMC) of Western Australia and Auto One present the 23rd annual Classic Car Show at Whiteman Park this April. Motoring enthusiasts will be in heaven at this huge event, as they wander amongst and inspect over 1,000 immaculate classic vehicles on show at Mussel Pool – a beautiful spot to have a picnic!


Location: Mussel Pool West
Time: 10.00am - 3.30pm
Cost: Gold coin entry

Parking: Available at Mussel Pool East. Entry is via Lord Street or Beechboro Road. All event traffic will exit via Dulwich Street (just follow the signs). Note: Parking is not permitted on any road verges.

Alternatively, you can park in the Village and catch a train or tram to the show!

(Please note tram and train operations are subject to weather conditions and fire restrictions).

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Meet the Bennett Brook Railway’s favourite little steamer, Ashley and all her engine friends – Planet, Rosalie, Betty Thompson and Wyndham on a day full of fun for the littlies! Don't miss all the excitement of the hissing steam engines*, dirty diesels and laden carriages tooting their way around 6km of track through Whiteman Park bushland. And all this under the watchful eye of the railway's very own station master!

Tickets are valid all day and include a farm animal display, train and bus rides, entry to Revolutions Transport Museum and loads of other great transport displays!

Proudly presented by Bennett Brook Railway at Whiteman Park: www.bennettbrookrailway.org

Location:   Village Junction Station & Mussel Pool Station
Time:         9.30am – 4.00pm
Cost:          All tickets $15 (2yrs )^

*Weather conditions permitting.

^Early Bird Tickets: Pre-purchased credit card bookings will be available closer to the event. Check back for details.

NEXT EVENT: Sunday 14 September, 2014.

Join us for the annual Children’s Forest Planting Day as we plant the fourteenth stage of this wonderful community forest!

Everyone is invited to come along and plant, plus there will be a sausage sizzle and free entertainment throughout the morning.Children are encouraged to take delight in exploring the artworks in the Forest and getting their fingers dirty planting native seedlings!

You can even join your child up as a member on the day, for just $35.00; giving them a living link to the earth!

For more details on the Planting Day, or joining in this community forest, ring Men of the Trees on 9250 1888.

Location: Stage 14 of the Children's Forest (access from Stage 1 or Stage 3)
Time: 10.00am – 1.00pm
Cost: Free to plant