Perth Warnings and Dangers

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  • 1. Sharks

    Although the chances are very slim, while i was in Perth, a bloke was killed by a shark on Cottesloe beach, the main tourist beach! that was in 2001 in 2013, the siren went off as there were sharks...

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  • 2. Kanagaroo's and Emu's

    Kangeroos are everywhere along the roads if u drive away from perth city. It is very saddening every morning to see fresh carcasses of kangeroos lying by the roadside. As with all road trips, keep the...

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  • 3. Bring the Sun Block

    The Australian sun is strong so make sure to bring plenty of Sunblock. My wife and I always latehr on the USnblock with an SPF of 85 or higher. On this...

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  • 4. Fruits & Nuts Will Break Your Hearts!

    There're a million and one things that we are not allowed to bring into Australia. Yes, you like me, may have brought in one or two illegal items wittingly, or...

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  • 5. Get Your Visa!

    This is ImportantOne thing I'd nearly forgot to do was to apply for visa. I was jolted out of my sleep when I realised that not getting the visa would mean, no...

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  • 6. Redback and Other Spiders

    The Perth area is known to be home of Redback Spiders which are a poisonous species and should be treated with due respect. Bites are painful and cause real...

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  • 7. Friday Safety in the City

    The City of Perth supports a safe walk route for city workers and shoppers back to their cars or public transport on Friday nights. Between 9pm and 9.30pm,...

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  • 8. Will my mobile phone work in Australia?

    Will my phone work-IT DEPENDS!!Your phone needs to work on one of these networks: CDMA, GSM or 3GTo use the plan you are on, your phone/plan needs to needs to...

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  • 9. No Dairy Products and Meat Products allowed

    Pls note that dairy products and meat products are not allowed into Australia. The custom officers are very strict with declarations. If you are not sure if you...

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  • 10. Be extra careful driving in the rain.

    I was driving to work yesterday(March 07), and as I was turning onto a side road, I saw the ute in front of me suddenly swerve. 'What the f... is he doing?' I...

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  • 11. places not to visit at night

    ok, i am a long time perth resident, and i meet a lot of backpackers and international studentsi live in cottesloe, lucky me, i have just moved there. ( i have...

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  • 12. The Ocean

    It happens every year, someone is injured or killed by stupidly standing on dangerous slippery rocks towards the southern region of Perth. All it takes is one...

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  • 13. Dogs die in the forest

    Do not enter any of the forests or reserves with a dog in your car and certainly do not let them roam the forests. There is poison everywhere. The English in...

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  • 14. Don't let your guard down

    Though Perth is the safest place in Australia (by my standards anyway) you shouldn't let your guard down. Pick pockets and bag snatchers target the elderly and...

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  • 15. Carefuyl driving pays

    Do not drink and drive! Do not speed, despite the temptation of the excellent roads.The fixed cameras are signposted and the mobile ones are annonced daily on...

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  • 16. Houseflies Houseflies and more Houseflies!

    The summer season of Perth reminds folks of bright sunshine, hot days and lovely visits to the beaches...and as well as hordes of houseflies! The further you go...

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  • 17. Airport Customs

    Every arrival must complete a customs declaration form. If in doubt, ask or put yes. Do not try to bring any organic material, including cheese, meat or drugs,...

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  • 18. Carpark theft

    I wish I didn't feel the need to say this about my home town, but a very recent experience has brought it right home, and I would hate a visitor to have their...

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  • 19. Perth Railway Station

    Felt so safe wandering round the beautiful city of Perth, no problems with the exception of the railway station late at night. Like all railway stations in the...

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  • 20. Do not feed the hungry Quokka

    On Rottnest Island, you will met some stunning locals, for instance the Quokka (a mix between rat and wallaby). They seem to be greedy, hopefully not for beer...

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  • 21. Rent a car: cover all risks!

    When renting your car for a little trip outside Perth, don't forget to include all risks in your insurance coverage.Myself I've hesitate to take all coverage to...

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  • 22. Australia's Back Roads

    One of the things I love about Australia, is the thousands of unsealed (unpaved) roads. Dirt roads that run hundreds of miles to some of Australia most remote...

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  • 23. Immigration Controls

    This really applies to any point of entry to Australia, not just Perth International Airport. As an island nation, Australia has very strict controls about what...

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  • 24. Traffic Fines

    In Perth and the suburbs, there is quite a strict policy regarding speeding, running red lights etc. I was there over Easter weekend and demerit points for...

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  • 25. Pick Up Your Pooh!

    I have seen signs before at parks, informing you to pick up after your dog when he decides to take a dump, but i have never seen a sign that actually shows a...

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