Perth Off The Beaten Path

  • Rottnest Island
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    Old fire station in Murray Street
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    Penguin Island: Pelican colony
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Most Viewed Off The Beaten Path in Perth

  • 1. Wave Rock

    I was here 2013 with other vt members on a 5 day tag-along trip and was very excited to actually see Wave Rock,it is a fantastic formation and the colours are striking. I also walked the loop that...

  • 2. Margaret River

    If you are looking for the finest wine in Margaret River, then look for Voyager Estate which s located in the premium wine producing region of Margaret River Our oldest vines date back to 1978, just...

  • 3. The Pinnacles

    On our way back after visiting the Pinnacles to Cervantes we were attracted by a signpost to ‘Lake Thetis’. We took the turn off and through a rather bad gravel road we reached after about 1½...

  • 4. Rottnest Island

    The ferry to "Rotto" is really worth being taken to spend a couple of days on this tiny, enjoyable island. It's very family-orientated, no traffic (no cars allowed - only bicycles!) and therefore as...

  • 5. Mandurah

    Mandurah is 65 kms south of Perth is one of the largest inland waterways in Australia. Take a cruise through the waterways admiring the wonderful homes and keeping a look out for dolphins that swim...

  • 6. Monkey Mia

    Monkey Mia is north of Perth. It takes a full day to get there so you might want to stay a few days, or fly. Everyone goes to feed the dolphins. I havn't been here yet, but I can't wait!! Stay...

  • 7. Blackwall Reach

    If you are feeling a bit more adventures Blackwall is amazing place for cliff jumping and rock climbing. There is one spot you will find the many people jumping off the twelve meter cliff into a deep...

  • 8. Pemberton

    After reading the poor reviews of a particular accommodation facility in Pemberton I thought I should tell you about our positive experience at Warren River Resort. Just south of Pemberton Township...

  • 9. Kalbarri

    A quick drive from Kalbarri town brings you past many cool cliff formations, all with interesting names and stories. This photo is of a natural bridge. These sights are not for height fearers....

  • 10. Nambung National Park

    This national park is about 245 km north of Perth and has the Pinnacles Desert in it, which it is best known for. Thousands of these limestone pillars which are up to 4 meters tall, rise out of the...

  • 11. Dunsborough

    Who would of thought that one rock could be so beautiful. Located near Cape Naturaliste in Dunsborough. Take Sugarloaf rd and it takes you straight to the rugged coastline that you definately will...

  • 13. New Norcia … monastic town

    We were heading north from Applecross and after passing Guildford, Midland and the wineries of the Swan Valley, we reached the Great Northern Highway. And from...

  • 14. Dolphins in Bunbury

    To get to the Dolphin Discovery Center, take bus 103 from the bus station at the tourist information center (Carmody Place). Take the 8:05 bus because the...

  • 15. Wicked Ale Brewery

    Located in Yallingup this brewery makes flavoured beer!Mango Madness, Passionfruit Passion & Scream'n Cream'n were our favourites. Very dangerous as no alcohol...

  • 16. Kings Park

    Kings Park is best visited during Spring. There will be an annual Spring Festival and it is worthwhile going. From Kings Park, you can see an overview of Swan...

  • 17. Yanchep National Park

    Yanchep National Park is one of Perth's oldest parks. Here you can see native bush, waterbirds and bushbirds, wild kangaroos and a colony of Koalas which were...

  • 18. 2 day Surfari in Wedge Island

    We just got back from this a couple of days ago. We actually got picked up in Lancelin, but the tour picks up from Perth and Fremantle too. You head to the...

  • 19. Apple Strudel -MUST TRY**

    Keep your $20 bucks aside to try this Perth's very well known Apple Strudels!Each time when i return to Singapore (that not singapore doesn't have any strudel...

  • 20. Pancakes At Carillon

    Everyone would know where the pancakes house is in Perth City. Prices start from AUST$10. I like the one especially with the chocolate mousse ..and maple syrup,...

  • 21. Fremantle

    Take a side trip to Fremantle for the dayIts a great way to spen the day and very enjoyableI would recomend going down by train (current fare $3.70) and comming...

  • 22. Rockingham – Penguin Island

    On our way south from Perth to Rockingham we passed the ugliest landscape we had seen in Australia. Trees and bushes were dry and almost brown (suppose they had...

  • 23. Swan River: Take A Slow Stroll

    About 800 metres from our cottage sits the Swan River. I believe that there are no guided tour that will bring you to this river. Why? It's not a commercial...

  • 24. Yanchep National Park.

    Just one hour drive along the Mitchel Freeway and Marmion avenue will bring you to Yanchep National Park. Here you will see Koalas, Kangaroos, birdlife on the...

  • 25. Western Australia Tours

    To get to all of the above places and more, a good way is to take an organised tour. I've seen this company around town and they are obviously very reputable...

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