Great Family activities and days out in Perth and Perthshire
Perth Leisure Pool
Perth Leisure Pool is ideally situated only 5 - 10 mins walk from the New County, having superb facilities for all the family. There are 6 pools, including an outdoor lagoon which can be reached from the indoor pool; 2 flumes, a wild water channel, poolside whirlpools and bubble beds.
The Kiddies Lagoon provides a shallow area for young children.
There is also a Health Oasis with sauna,steam room,Jacuzzi and needle shower; a café overlooking the pool,creche, outside play and picnic area.
The Dewars Centre
Ice and Curling Rink
Next door to the Perth Leisure Pool, and only 5 - 10 mins. Walk from the New County, is the Dewars Centre, featuring an Ice Rink, Curling and Bowling facilities.
Learn to skate lessons, snowbabes for pre-school children, are available.
Alternatilvely, you can learn the traditional Scottish game of curling, played on ice. There are beginners and drop-in sessions,wheelchair sessions or just one-off fun. There really is something for everyone.
The Dewars Centre boasts an 8 rink indoor bowling arena,which is world class.
Noah’s Ark (Tel: 01738-445568)
The Noah’sArk Centre, on the Western Edge of Perth and approx. 2 miles from the New County, is an ideal place for a family day out. Facilities include a Childrens’ Play barn, Go-karting, (both kiddies and adults) , Ten-pin bowling and a Golf Centre & Driving Range, all in one area. There are separate play areas for the under 12s and under 3s, a café, picnic area and baby changing facilities.