Perth Activities

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City Beach Perth – Perth’s Best Beaches

City Beach is one of the most popular beaches in Perth, Western Australia. This white sand beach offers a wide range of activities such as swimming, surfing, and fishing and is home to several restaurants and cafes. City Beach Location City Beach is the closest beach to Perth, 10 km from the city. International and domestic visitors will fly into Perth Airport. Find details about visas, prohibited items, currency, and safety in this Australia Travel Guide and tips on arriving into WA and other essential travel information in this Western Australia Travel Guide. How to get to City Beach City Beach is a 15-minute drive …

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Things to do on Penguin Island – Local’s exclusive insight

Penguin Island Perth is a well-known tourist destination for its impressive colony of little penguins (Eudyptula minor). The island is also home to around 30 species of birds, and Australian sea lions (Neophoca cinerea) live nearby on the aptly named Seal Island. Visitors can enjoy walks along the beach, fishing, cruise tours and watch the penguins being fed at the Penguin Island Discovery Centre. Penguin Island Location Penguin Island is off the coast of Shoalwater Bay in Rockingham, a suburb of Perth, Western Australia. The island is part of the Shoalwater Marine Park. How to get to Penguin Island By …

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Van Gogh Alive Perth 2022 Review

Visit Van Gogh Alive Perth to immerse yourself in the life and works of Vincent Van Gogh, one of the best artists ever lived. This multi-sensory experience is the most-visited of its kind in the world, with 8 million visitors across over 75 cities. Van Gogh Alive by Grande Experience allows you to encounter the aspects of a Van Gogh brushstroke as if you were in one of his masterpieces. From unique perspectives, witness his art come to life through light, colour, sound, and fragrance. Van Gogh Alive Perth 2022 dates Van Gogh Alive Perth runs from Friday 27th May …

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Local’s Best Things To Do in Fremantle 2022

Fremantle, or Walyalup, is one of the most picturesque towns in Western Australia. This vibrant port is a great place to walk and explore some of the history behind this unique town. There are plenty of things to do in Fremantle such as learning about its maritime history, enjoying the arts, lying on a beach, or browsing the boutiques that line the streets. Freo, as we call it, is a must-visit for all tourists and is popular for a day trip or night out among the locals. The Best Things to do in Fremantle Fremantle Prison Tours Fremantle Prison is …

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King Mini Bus Charter Swan Valley Wine Tour Review

King Mini Bus Charter is a family-run business in Perth which offers a range of transportation options, including airport transfers, wedding transport, Swan Valley Tours, and A to B transfers. We recently enjoyed a Swan Valley tour with friends using King Mini Bus Charter. About King Mini Bus Charter Mr Singh was previously a driver of a maxi taxi before investing and growing this family business. He treats his clients how he would like to be treated and has taken onboard feedback to make this transportation company one of the best in Perth. King Mini Bus Swan Valley Wine & …

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Scarborough Beach | One of the Best in Perth

Scarborough Beach is a stunning getaway located only a 25-minute drive from Perth city, Western Australia. With clear ocean waters and a wide long sandy beach, visitors can enjoy many activities such as swimming, surfing, picnics, and sunbathing. There are also plenty of bars, cafes, and restaurants to keep everyone amused. The Scarborough Beach Surf Lifesaving Club was established in 1928 and is one of Australia’s oldest surf lifesaving clubs. Scarborough Beach Location Scarborough Beach is in Perth’s northern suburbs on the Sunset Coast, about 14 km from the city centre. International and domestic visitors will fly into Perth Airport. Find …

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Cottesloe Beach | A Complete Guide

Cottesloe Beach is Perth’s most iconic and photographed beach. Why? It could be the soft white sand, the mesmerising blue ocean, the stunning architecture of Indiana Tea House, or the grassy banks flanked by tall Norfolk Pine trees. This town beach is not just popular with tourists but with locals too, who come for the beach vibe and café/bar scene. Cottesloe Beach Location Cottlesloe is halfway between Perth and Fremantle, about 14 km from the city. Cottesloe Beach extends from the southern rocks of Swanbourne to the groin at Mudurup Rocks, with Marine Parade running parallel to the beach. International …

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Swan Valley Things To Do | A Local’s Complete Guide

The Swan Valley is a picturesque region of Perth and home to world-class wineries, breweries, gourmet food, galleries, and natural attractions. All this and it’s only a 30-minute journey from the city. Where is the Swan Valley? International and domestic visitors will fly into Perth Airport. Find details about visas, prohibited items, currency, and safety in this Australia Travel Guide and tips on arriving into WA and other essential travel information in this Western Australia Travel Guide. The Swan Valley is north east of Perth, at the upper part of the Swan River, between Bells Rapids and Guildford. The region has beautiful views …

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The Ultimate Perth Zoo Review & Guide 2022

What better way to spend a day than visiting Perth Zoo? It is home to more than 1200 native and exotic animals, including some of Australia’s most endangered species. The zoo also has educational programs perfect for school groups or families, so there’s something for all ages. Read on to learn about what you can expect when you visit Perth Zoo. Perth Zoo Review & Guide Perth Zoo Tickets & Prices The cost of Perth Zoo tickets as of May 2022 is: Adult – A$34.00 (16 years and over) Australian Concession & Senior– A$27.00 Child – A$17.00 (4-15 years and must be accompanied …

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Swan River Cruise Perth – superb sightseeing from the water

A Perth Swan River cruise is one of our favourite things to do when we have visitors as it’s a leisurely way to see some of Perth’s top sights from the water. As you depart the city center, you can admire Perth riverfront attractions like the Bell Tower and Kings Park, and glide past pretty suburbs to reach Fremantle, located where the river meets the Indian Ocean. There’s the option to take the cruise one way, letting you explore Fremantle in your own time, or book a return ticket. The Swan River is highly important to the Noongar people as, …

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