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2019-08-23 Community & Lifestyle
Author: Satterley Property Group

Top 5 Family Activities Near Heron Park in Harrisdale

Choosing to live in Heron Park is making the smarter choice. It’s saying yes to living in a community rich in culture, thriving in opportunity and surrounded by things to do with the whole family.

Heron Park is an award-winning masterplanned community focused on family living and providing a vibrant and well-connected estate. Heron Park will be home to around 4,600 residents when it’s complete and to accommodate for the growing residents the suburb of Harrisdale has ample activities to suit everyone in the family. 

Close to Perth, Fremantle and the Armadale Town Centre you don’t have to travel far to find a wealth of activities to enjoy with friends or family. The masterplanned Heron Park Estate has so much to offer, all within walking distance too!

Below we share our favourite five things to do in and around Harrisdale, home to the award-winning Satterley community Heron Park.

#1. Stay local at Heron Park’s Adventure Playground

#2. Explore your community events

#3. Experience nature with a walk around Harrisdale Swamp Park

#4. Plane watch at Jandakot

#5. Armadale Reptile Centre

#1. Stay local at Heron Park’s Adventure Playground

Heron Parks Adventure Playground is the perfect destination for a day with the family. Pack a picnic and spend the day relaxing on the grass while the kids play. The adventure playground features a 28-metre long flying fox, two 4-metre high tree houses connected by a suspension bridge with access net and ladder, an obstacle course featuring a rope bridge, balance beams, wooden stilts and a birds’ nest swing. 

#2. Explore your community events

Heron Park has a dedicated Community Development Coordinator who coordinates community events for residents to enjoy throughout the year. Harmony Festival is one of these community celebrations that take place every year celebrating the rich culture we are proud to have at Heron Park. Check out the Heron Park ‘What's on’ page for upcoming events.

#3. Experience nature with a walk around Harrisdale Swamp Park

Vibrant wildflowers can be seen when exploring Harrisdale Swamp Park. Bring the family or your furry companions to enjoy nature this Winter. Only a short walk to arrive at the park entry, a walk in nature is the perfect way to spend a relaxing afternoon.

#4. Plane watch at Jandakot

Heron Park is a short drive from Jandakot Airport. From this destination, you can watch the planes and helicopters land (perfect for little ones) or embark on an adventure of your own and take a helicopter tour of our beautiful city! Jandakot Airports Public Viewing Area is located on Eagle Drive, adjacent to the Air Traffic Control tower and the Aviators Café - a perfect spot for lunch!

#5. Armadale Reptile Centre

The Armadale Reptile Centre houses a large variety of animals from snakes, lizards, frogs, kangaroos, dingos and more! Open daily (apart from Wednesdays) the Armadale Reptile centre is only a short drive away from Heron Park and offers a wealth of fun! Owners Klaas and Mieke have been rescuing and rehabilitating wildlife for years and are passionate about sharing their joy on your visit.

With land for sale from only $199,000 and so much close by, now is the time to call Heron Park home. Make the smarter choice.

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