Fun things to do in Perth, Western Australia
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there's so much to do and see in western australia. Coast to coast from esperance to broome, margaret river to monkey mia and in between, there is literally hundreds of fun things to do and you can find many of them listed here.
western australia's history dates back more than 40,000 years with a rich aboriginal history, making it one of the oldest lands on earth. australian aboriginals were the original inhabitants of australia. They lived a nomadic existence, moving within fairly well-defined geographic regions, as they followed the seasons and food sources. If it's historical sites your after, you can find many of them listed here.
if it's wineries and vineyards you are after we have many of them listed too. The South West is the states largest wine region. It comprises the picture perfect towns of denmark, frankland river, mount barker, pemberton, manjimup and albany. delightful cellar doors with views of green pastures, ancient old growth forests, lakes and mountain ranges makes wine tasting here a particularly pleasant way to spend the day.
road trip i hear you say. we have some of the most scenic country in the land, and its all accessible by road. the great forest trees drive is simply magnificent, taking in stunning old growth karri forest, marri and jarrah forests, heath and granite outcrops. The route starts north of south western highway and is peppered with picnic spots along the way.
australian beaches are some of the most beautiful in the world and perth beaches are a stunning example. see the indian ocean gleaming under a deep blue sky and a warm southern sun at many beach locations right across perth. people flock to cottesloe beach, it's the perfect spot for a swim, surf or snorkel and made a beautiful show piece for the cover of this book. for teens and young adults, Scarborough beach is a firm favorite offering impressive surf breaks. from swimming with dolphins at monkey mia and whale sharks at ningaloo reef, these are just a few of the stunning beaches that western australia has to offer.
as one of the largest and diverse states in the world, western australia is never short of unique and extraordinary holiday experiences. with over 3000 hours of sun a year in perth, it is australia's sunniest capital. whether it's a day trip, a short stay or extended holiday, you will have plenty of fun in the sun in western australia. enjoy your stay and we look forward to seeing you again soon for your next adventure.