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P E R T H, W E S T E RN AU S T R A L I A
GREAT WAYS TO SPEND A DAY ON THE SUNSET COAST
Delight in Joondalup’s world-class shopping
Spend a day at Perth’s premier recreational destination and main access point to Rottnest Island. Hillarys is home to the Aquarium of Western Australia and features ample choice of fine-dining, family restaurants, cocktail lounges and alfresco bars overlooking the marina. Hillarys is ideal for kids and is the perfect spot to enjoy aerial and water based activities.
Discover the economic heart of the region and indulge at Lakeside Joondalup Shopping City, Perth’s largest shopping destination with direct train access to Perth CBD. Discover a variety of Australian and international fashion, dining and lifestyle brands with over 300 specialty retailers right in the heart of Joondalup’s City Centre.
Enjoy all kinds of entertainment
Play golf with the kangaroos
Experience the Mediterranean at Mindarie
Experience the long expanses of white sand beaches with waves ideal for surfing or try your hand at paddle boarding in many locations along the coast. You’ll also find a number of small secluded bays that are ideal for a relaxing paddle, with great snorkelling not far from the shore.
Enjoy live performances or cinema screenings at the historic Astor Theatre, also home to the Perth International Comedy Festival each year. The Scarborough Beach Amphitheatre is an outdoor venue situated on the beach, with a great event schedule of live shows and special events throughout the warmer months of the year.
Experience luxury at the Joondalup Resort with the 27-hole championship golf course, 70 guest rooms and exquisite dining. Unwind in comfort surrounded by natural bushland and wildlife, or hire their state-of-the-art function venues for your next event.
Mindarie Marina is a touch of the Mediterranean in Perth offering oceanside boardwalks that wind between fabulous cafes, restaurants and a micro-brewery where you can indulge, eat, drink and bathe in glorious sunsets. Have a go at standup paddle boarding or kayaking in the safety of the marina waters.
Relax and unwind at any number of beach spots
Have fun at Hillarys Boat Harbour
Whatever your taste for adventure, there’s a variety of things to do on the Sunset Coast. Here are some favourites to help you discover the natural beauty and fantastic experiences on offer.
Spectacular sunsets over the Indian Ocean give this region its evocative name. Stretching over 50 kilometres of pristine coastline, the Cities of Stirling, Joondalup and Wanneroo known as the Sunset Coast, represent the ultimate destination for sun lovers in Perth. Just a short drive from Perth’s CBD, the Sunset Coast's buzzing outdoor culture includes beach front esplanades and marinas with alfresco cafes and restaurants, extensive walking and cycling trails with stunning ocean views and plenty of adventure sports on offer. Further inland the Sunset Coast presents fascinating opportunities to experience Australian wildlife, nature and Aboriginal culture within an hour's drive from the CBD.
PERTH'S SUNSET COAST
YOU’LL FALL IN LOVE WITH THE GLORIOUS COASTLINE OF METROPOLITAN PERTH FROM SCARBOROUGH TO TWO ROCKS AND THE LOCALES OF HILLARYS BOAT HARBOUR AND YANCHEP NATIONAL PARK.
Get active with walk and bike trails
Dine with spectacular sunsets over the ocean
Discover our past
Get in touch with nature
Explore the world-class walking and cycle coastal tracks from Scarborough Beach to Burns Beach and Mindarie through to Alkimos Beach where you’ll