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Experience the magic of the Perth Royal Show 2023 without emptying your wallet! Find out how to make the most of your visit on a budget.

The Perth Royal Show is happening from Saturday 23 September through to Saturday 3o September and we are so excited!  Spending the day at the Perth Royal can be as cheap or as expensive as you wish to make it. If you want to experience The Perth Royal Show on a budget, here are our best tips to help you out:


Buy discounted tickets

This year’s Perth Royal Show offers ticket prices of $33.50 for adults, $19 for children aged 5 to 15 years old, and free admission for children aged 4 and under. Families can purchase a ticket that covers 2 adults and 2 juniors or 1 adult and 4 juniors, which can save up to $41 on the entry fee. Additionally, visitors can take advantage of the “Twilight Ticket” that provides a discounted rate of $8 on adult tickets for entry after 5 pm. This is an excellent opportunity for those who wish to experience the show while also saving some money.

Tickets can only be purchased on the Perth Royal Show website


Catch the Train 

Save on fuel and parking costs by taking the train to Claremont Showgrounds.  It’s hassle-free and the kids love it!  A family rider pass is $10.30 and lasts all day. A Family Rider ticket that gives a group of up to seven people unlimited travel on the day of purchase, provided no more than two of them normally pay full fare. Kids four years and younger travel on Transperth for FREE.

Visit the Transperth website to plan your journey.

Perth Royal Show

2 for 1 Rides at Kids Luna Park

Visitors to the 2023 Perth Royal Show can take advantage of the 2-for-1 rides offer at Kids Luna Park. Ride tickets purchased from 3 to 4 pm provide two rides for the price of one and can be used until 7 pm. Additionally, visitors can pre-purchase ride tokens online in advance and receive a 10% discount off the $7 token price. Kids Luna Park is located on Loton Avenue. Find out more by visiting www.kidslunapark.com.au

Spring Farm Fair, Claremont Showground

Food & Drink Samples/Specials and BYO Picnic

There are lots of options when it comes to food. You can pack your own picnic and set up a spot on the grass near the Main Arena to watch the goings-on there while you eat.

The Taste WA Pavillion to discover and taste award-winning WA produce. The WA Dairy Pavillion is a great opportunity to sample the finest cheeses, flavoured milk and yoghurt.

10 Tips for Experiencing The Perth Royal Show on a Budget 2015

Catch a Free Show 

There’s loads of FREE Entertainment at the show that is guaranteed to appeal to everyone!

Younger children will love the Hello Kitty and George the Farmer Stage Shows, whereas the older kids will enjoy the thrills of the BMX Activation display and the Wheel of Steel Circus Show. Plus, you’ll also find cooking demonstrations, cake decorating, shearing demonstrations, horse events, street entertainment … the list is exciting and endless.

Perth Royal Show tractor Parade


View the 10,000 Animals on Display

Little animal lovers will delight in Perth Royal Show’s biggest ever Animal Nursery 9am-8pm, where you can snuggle a bunny, cuddle a chick and watch the judging. All free!

Spring Farm Fair, Claremont Showground

Buy a Budget Showbag

There are over 40 showbags that are available for $6 or under. There’s Bertie Beetle, Cadbury, Whizz Fizz, Trolli and more! Hopefully, at these prices, everyone will go home with at least one! 

Spring Farm Fair, Claremont Showground

Watch the Drone Show

Get ready for Perth’s closest drone show! Watch as amazing neon images come alive on the Main Arena at night. You can almost touch them!   The Drone Show takes place at 7.50pm each night.

Perth Royal Show Drone Show


Stay for the Fireworks Spectacular

If you don’t mind a late night, the Flight Centre Fireworks Spectacular will not disappoint, which will be on every day of the show at 8.15pm. 

Perth Royal Show fireworks Show

Map of the Perth Royal Show 2023


The Perth Royal Show

Saturday 23 September to Saturday 30 September 2023 at Claremont Showgrounds.

For more information visit the Perth Royal Show website.

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After spending 11 years in London working in the television industry for the BBC, Jennie McNichol made the move to Perth in 2010. As the Co-Founder and Editor of Buggybuddys, she has been able to use her experience and passion for helping families to create a trusted online resource for parents across Perth.
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  1. 4 pics one word 8 months ago

    I would definitely recommend going to the Perth Royal Show on a budget! There are so many ways to enjoy the show without spending a lot of money. For example, you can buy tickets on sale or use the free tickets that are available through

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