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More hours of sunshine than any other city in Australia. 

Welcome to Perth - a vibrant, energetic city balanced by a relaxed outdoor lifestyle and your gateway to a unique Western Australian experience. Nestled between the Swan River and one of the world’s largest inner city parks, Perth is flourishing with new bars, restaurants, shopping and cultural spaces.

Come dine on fresh local produce, picnic in one of Australia’s oldest conservation areas, explore a world-class wine region, soak up the eclectic charm of Fremantle, hop over to the island playground of Rottnest, or watch an ocean sunset from one of 19 stunning white-sand beaches.

With more than 35 access routes via land, sea and air, travelling to Western Australia from overseas and the eastern Australian states is easy.


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Perth
Perth
The only capital city in Australia where you can enjoy the beach, natural bushland, world-class local wines and ocean sunsets within 30 minutes of the city.

Kings Park & Botanic Garden
Kings Park & Botanic Garden
One of the largest inner-city parks in the world, Kings Park covers 400 hectares with serene natural bushland and sculpted gardens.

Fremantle
Fremantle
The vibrant city of Fremantle blends the old with the new, creating an enriching cultural experience.

Rottnest Island
Rottnest Island
This idyllic island playground is a short ferry ride from the mainland and a world away from city life.

Cottesloe Beach
Cottesloe Beach
This iconic beach is one of the city's most popular spots for swimming, snorkelling, surfing and drinking in ocean sunsets.

Northbridge
Northbridge
Showcasing local, national and international art, fashion and history, Northbridge is a melting pot of multicultural flavours blended together.

The Bell Tower
The Bell Tower
One of the largest musical instruments in the world sits in this glass spire and fills Perth's city air with its chimes.

Fremantle Prison
Fremantle Prison
Step inside and do time with Fremantle Prison's experienced guides on a range of fascinating tours.

Swan Valley
Swan Valley
The vineyards of WA's oldest wine region invite you to discover their award-winning produce and local heritage.

Lancelin
Lancelin
Home to the biggest sand dunes in WA, Lancelin is the destination of choice for boarders, four wheel drivers and dune buggy enthusiasts.

Caversham Wildlife Park
Caversham Wildlife Park
Experience a magical close encounter with the largest , and cutest, collection of native fauna in WA.

Rockingham
Rockingham
Rockingham's catch-cry is 'where the coast comes alive', and it certainly lives up to this claim.

The Perth Mint
The Perth Mint
Head behind the iron gates to feast your eyes on the largest collection of gold bars on Earth.

Perth Shopping
Perth Shopping
Retail therapy can be found in the form of leading fashion houses, chic boutiques and bargain outlets on a shopping spree in Perth.

Mandurah
Mandurah
Wide-open waterways, memorable family fun and an enviable lifestyle can all be enjoyed in the vibrant city of Mandurah.

Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour
Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour
Immerse yourself in the buzzing atmosphere of Fremantle while sampling the famous fish and chips with a locally brewed beer.

New Norcia
New Norcia
Enjoy the tranquility, extraordinary architecture and a piece of Spanish missionary history in Australia's only monastic town.

WA Maritime Museum
WA Maritime Museum
Go on an epic voyage through history, from early explorers and pearlers to America's Cup winners, at WA's Maritime Museum.

York
York
York is Perth's favourite country escape for indulging in nature, history, arts, crafts and outdoor pursuits, from horse riding to skydiving.

Dwellingup
Dwellingup
Dwellingup puts tranquil tall-tree country within easy reach of the city of Perth. Here, in the quiet valleys of the Darling Scarp and Murray River, you can get near to nature and take a journey through timber milling history.

Northam
Northam
Northam lies at the heart of Perth's picturesque Avon Valley offering blissful relaxation with a touch of adrenalin for good measure.

Swan River
Swan River
Join the locals for a walk, cycle, jog, picnic, spot of sailing and fishing or a gentle river cruise along Perth's iconic Swan River.

Perth food & wine
Perth food & wine
Dine under a balmy night sky or beside an Indian Ocean sunset on the freshest seasonal produce and premium wines.

Bars, pubs & breweries
Bars, pubs & breweries
Perth bars, pubs and breweries are favourite meeting places for locals and visitors alike – all three offering very different social scenes and flavours.

Wineries & Wine Tasting
Wineries & Wine Tasting
Western Australia's wineries are recognised as some of the best in the world. Wine growing regions extend from the South West and Margaret River to Perth’s Swan Valley and the Chapman Valley near Geraldton.

City Lifestyle
City Lifestyle
Find things to do in Perth and experience one of the world’s best city lifestyles – shopping, heritage, entertainment, eating out and 19 beautiful beaches.

Top 10 Family Attractions in Perth
Top 10 Family Attractions in Perth
Find the best family fun in Perth at Kings Park, Perth Mint, Perth Zoo, Scitech, Fremantle Prison, the Museum of WA and more.

Top 10 Free Things to do in Perth & Surrounds
Top 10 Free Things to do in Perth & Surrounds
Enjoy Perth for free – fishing in Mandurah, picnics in Kings Park, wine tasting in the Swan Valley, snorkelling in Rockingham and more.

Top 10 Things to do in Perth
Top 10 Things to do in Perth
Looking for things to do in Perth? Check out the top 10, from Rottnest Island and iconic Cottesloe Beach, to the Perth Mint, Perth Zoo and Kings Park.

Itineraries
Itineraries
Check out some itineraries to help inspire and plan your holiday in Western Australia. Ranging from short to long stay, they cover a variety of destinations and experiences ensuring there’s something for everyone.

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PERTH & SURROUNDS
Visit the Experience Perth website for further information on things to see and do in Perth and the surrounding areas.
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