Father's Day - Mandurah & the Peel Region

Make Dad Happy this Father's Day

Father’s Day is quickly approaching and you don’t want to be caught the day before stuck on ideas on how to give him the day he deserves!

Read on for special offers, events and experiences to make Dad's day.

Special Events & Offers

Oceanic Bar and Grill Father's Day Breakfast Special

Treat Dad to breakfast from 8am to 10.30am at Mandurah's premier waterfront venue here at Oceanic Bar + Grill! If you book online Dad can receive 50% off his meal! Click here to book.

Redmanna Waterfront Restaurant Father's Day Luncheon

Spoil Dad with a 3 Course Set Menu for $65 pp at Mandurah's most awarded venue. Click here to see the full menu and here to book.

Atrium Hotel traditional Sunday Roast Buffet

Enjoy a traditional Sunday roast on Father's Day from 12pm to 2pm for just $30 per person. Call 9535 6633 to book a table.

Quarterdeck Dining - celebrate all day

Start the day with a great breakfast or a long leisurely lunch. Got a big day planned? Call in for a quick bite on the way home. Whatever your day, Quarterdeck Dining is open from 7am.

Father's Day at the Pen

Enjoy live music, food & drink specials and free face painting to entertain the kids. Get in early to secure your table in the bar or beer garden. Or, treat your family to lunch or dinner in the restaurant with an a la carte menu and Father's Day specials. For tables of 4 and over, enjoy a bottle of red or white wine on The Pen. Bookings essential, call 08 9534 9899 or email manager@thepenmandurah.com.au

Blurgers and Blues at Caraholly Orchard

For the first time, Caraholly Orchard in Dwelling is hosting Smashed As Burger Co with their brand new smoking rig to seriously knock your taste buds out of the park! Whilst you smash burgers be delighted by Rusty Pinto And The Blue Flames on the back of the Old Bedford Truck busting of Blues tunes for everyone.

Meadow Springs Golf & Country Club 
Relax with a sumptuous buffet of roast carvery, selection of mains, salads and delicious deserts whilst overlooking the stunning Meadow Springs golf course. Perhaps Dad could enjoy a round while he's there?

Adults and teens $40pp, children 5-12 $2 per year of age, children 4 and under free. Call 9581 6002 or email functions@msgcc.com to book.

The Stage Door Waterfront Restaurant 

Enjoy a 3 course set menu whilst overlooking Mandjar Bay. Lunchh and dinner 3 course set menu $55. Full menu available for dinner. Call 9586 3733 or click here to book.

 

Action-packed

Give dad wings!

Give Dad a flight around Mandurah with the Royal Aero Club. Experience scenic flights or an open cockpit flight in the 1940’s de Havilland Tiger Moth Plane on 12th September – Aerobatics are optional.

If your dad is a thrill-seeker book him in for skydiving for Father’s Day! WA Skydiving Academy offer spectacular tandem jumps over Pinjarra and Mandurah Beach!

Water Thrills

Thrills, speed, endless fun is what you get when you go white water rafting in the rapids of the Murray River in Dwellingup. Available until October. Book with Dwellingup Adventures.

Prefer to take to the ocean or estuary, hire a jet ski to give your Dad an adrenaline rush with Nautical Adventures or Stag Watersports. Or go on high speed vessel with Mandurah Cruises' Dolphin Island Adventure cruise.

Give Dad a wheelie good time

Spend the day exploring with Dad on a cycle trail around Mandurah, along the coast or in the forest. Bikes can be hired from Mandurah Boat and Bike Hire, with cycle guide maps also provided, or Dwellingup Adventures who also offer guided mountain bike tours.

Dad vs. the beach!

Take your dad four wheel driving at Tims Thicket, Whitehills or Preston Beach. You can spend a whole day on the sand four-wheel driving, beach fishing, and swimming. At Preston Beach close by there is also a playground, lawn area, shady trees, barbecues, and toilet facilities. Find out more here.

Teeing off with Dad!

Golfers are spoilt for choice in Peel, otherwise known as the Golf Coast. The region is a golfer's dream. Enjoy teeing off with Dad in beautiful surroundings. Choose from our fantastic golf courses.

 

Nature Lovers

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Get back to the simpler life!

Whether it's on the beach, in the bush or based in town, you’ll find the perfect spot for a camping adventure with Dad.  Lane Poole Reserve and Marrinup Townsite near Dwellingup and booked via Explore Parks WA, Martins Tank Campground and Lake Navarino Holiday Park in Waroona and Herron Point Campground on the banks of the Harvey Estuary are all great spots to spend a weekend away from it all. If Dad would prefer to be closer to town there are plenty of caravan parks in and around Mandurah too. Find out more here.

Hang around in Dwellingup

Challenge Dad to climb amongst the Jarrah treetops at Trees Adventure in Dwellingup. The whole family can take on over 80 challenges including over 1 kilometer of flying foxes, built around the forest at Nanga Mill Campground.

Take to the Trails

Whether Dad is into nature, wildlife or just exploring, there are plenty of trails for him to enjoy through national parks, nature reserves, coastal heaths, wetlands and more. Find out more here

Get Close to Wildlife

Challenge Dad to see who can spot the most dolphins on a dolphin cruise with Mandurah Cruises, or explore the Creery Wetlands to see the many species of shorebirds and other native animals.

 

Sit Back & Relax

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Go Fish

Perhaps Dad might fancy catching his own dinner? Mandurah Estuary is a great place to fish. The estuary and Peel Inlet provide plenty of safe fishing as there are no waves to contend with. The waters have Herring, Sand Whiting, Bream, Cobbler (catfish), Taylor, Garfish and the occasional bigger fish. You do not need a boat to fish as there are plenty of good jetties to fish from. Or gift Dad with an exciting fishing adventure, deep sea fishing with Port Bouvard Charters or Mandurah Cruises. Find out more here.

Have a Picnic

It's not only Father's Day, but the first day of spring, so relax in the outdoors on a picnic. Enjoy takeaway fish and chips on the Mandurah Foreshore by the stunning Mandjar Bay, or dip your toes and relax by waterfalls or indland waterways at Serpentine Falls in Jarrahdale, Drakesbrook Weir in Waroona, Hotham River Foreshore in Boddington and by the Murray River in Pinjarra. If Dad would prefer to picnic by the vines, you can purchase a picnic basket at Millbrook Winery in Jarrahdale, or Drakesbrook Fine Wines and Peel Estate Wines welcome you to bring your own picnic to enjoy on their grounds.

Don’t wine Dad!

If Dad enjoys discovering quality, unique craft beers and wine, then the Peel Region Craft Beer and Wine Trail is a great way to spend Father's Day. Featuring seven of the region's best beer and wine offerings, the trail provides an authentically local experience, to be enjoyed at your own pace, with an easy to read and helpful map showing you the way. Find out more here.

Cheers Dad

Toast Dad at the first Bridge Brew Fest, to be held in the rear Barracks Lane Carpark at The Bridge Garden Bar on Saturday the 31st of August & Sunday the 1st of September in an undercover marquee. With over 40 Local WA Beer & Ciders on offer & local Music, , it's the perfect way to celebrate Dad.! Tickets include an original The Bridge Brew Fest glass. Book here.

 

Water Babies houseboat

If the water is where you Dad loves to be, he’ll be spoilt for choice with the miles of incredible coast and beautiful inland waterways. Explore the canals and estuary by hiring a canoe, kayak, paddle board or boat with Mandurah Boat and Bike Hire or even hire a houseboat for the weekend from Mandurah Houseboats. Treat your Dad to a special Father's Day lunch and cook him a BBQ on an Eco BBQ Boat. If you don’t fancy being skipper book a cruise to relax and enjoy the scenery and spot some dolphins.

 

Weekenders

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Why not treat day to a weekend away, check out our top weekend getaway ideas here, quick weekend getaways here, weekend escapes here or ideas for a romantic getaway for Mum and Dad here.