The coast is calling! Perth has some of the world's best beaches. So, grab your bathers and head for the sand. 

Dive into our aquatic playground at these locations

Bathers Beach Fremantle


A unique bohemian destination with a laid-back social atmosphere

Rottnest Island

Rottnest Island

Perth's own beautiful island getaway

Drive to Fremantle

Swan River

The river lying on  the doorstep of Perth City

Sunset Coast Coastal Walk Perth Beaches

Perth Beaches

The ideal place to watch the sun set over the ocean

Rivergods Sea Kayaking, Rockingham


Home to the Shoalwater Islands Marine Park

Water Wanderers, Perth City

Try something adventurous on the water

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Fishing, Rottnest Island

Fishing Spots in Perth

Fishing can be enjoyed all along Perth's coastlines, lakes and rivers. Check out some of our top fishing spots in Perth.

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There's nothing like taking a drive to explore a destination.

You'll find so much to see along the way, and even somewhere to spend the night. We have a range of self drive trails and itineraries that will take you on some amazing journeys throughout Perth, it's surrounds and beyond. If you'd prefer to go on foot or by bike check out the Perth Walking Trails and Perth Cycle Trails.

Boat Shed, Swan River

Swan River Self Drive Trails

Explore the jewel of Perth - the Swan River. The suburbs located along the northern banks of the Swan River house some of the most exclusive properties in Australia. Enjoy a leisurely drive through these leafy, pretty, riverside areas.

Walking Trail Kings Park Perth City

Perth City Self Drive Trail

Start your day with a scenic drive through Kings Park, stopping to appreciate the spectacular views of Perth City and the Swan River.

Visit Fremantle

Fremantle to Rockingham Self Drive Trail

Depart from Perth City, head along Stirling Highway to the historic port city of Fremantle. Take a leisurely drive through the port, passing the heritage 'sheds' and the striking WA Maritime Museum.

Mettams Pool, Perth Beaches

Sunset Coast Self Drive Trail

Explore the Perth Beaches from Cottesloe to Mindarie. Grab a coffee at seaside café in Cottesloe before heading north along Marine Parade past early morning joggers and swimmers.

Pelican, Mandurah

Mandurah Self Drive Trail

Enjoy a relaxing day trip to the seaside city of Mandurah. Have lunch at one of the many cafés on the foreshore or join a canal cruise.

Swan Valley Trails

Swan Valley Drive Trails

The Swan Valley boasts over 40 world-class wineries, six breweries, cideries and distilleries as well as restaurants and cafes, art galleries, local produce and family attractions. Discover all this and more on a themed trail in the region.

Chittering Valley Wine Trail, Chittering Valley

Chittering to New Norcia Self Drive Trail

Witness the ever changing scenery of rural WA and escape the bustle of city life as you travel from Perth City through Chittering to New Norcia.

Kitty's Gorge Perth Hills

Perth Hills Self Drive Trail

Start your journey at Mundaring Weir, drive through the scenic Bickley-Carmel Valley, stop in at the Zig Zag Gallery and return to Perth along the historic railway line.

Armadale to Dwellingup Self Drive Trail

Starting in Armadale, experience the natural beauty of Araluen Botanic Gardens, explore the charming towns and forests of Jarrahdale, Serpentine, Pinjarra and Dwellingup.

Avon River, Northam

Avon Valley Self Drive Trails

Discover the scenic beauty of the Avon Valley, and the roads that lead you there, on a drive trail to and around the region.

Visions of Perth

Enjoy visions of our city, the quality food and wine offerings Perth has to offer, the urban lifestyle of the locals and our aquatic wonderland, just a stone's throw from the city centre.

Elizabeth Quay - Perth City

This is our city

Food and wine in Perth City

Our wine and food culture

Perth neighbourhood - cafe culture

Our urban and local lifestyle

Rottnest Island - Family adventure

Our aquatic playground