Western Australia Locality Guide
"It's very vast and the variety of geography and colours staggering"
From the Tropics and the Red Kimberleys to the Great Southern Coastline
Now, this is what you call a big state! Western Australia covers just on one third of Australia and has over 12000 kilometres of the world's prettiest Indian Ocean coastline. Places to visit? Well where do we start? The outback desert or the east or secluded, white sandy beaches, may be, Ningaloo Reef, the dolphins of Monkey Mia, The Bungle Bungle Ranges, or the soaring to the ski, karri forests, the wine country or the Pilbara. Buy pearls at Broome. Wherever you go in Western Australia will be enlightening.
Perth - The capital city of Western Australia
Perth the capital city sits on the glorious Swan River just waiting to be discovered. At the 'West End' there's fashion, jewellery, clothes, leather goods stores and art galleries. You will discover many great restaurants, nightclubs and bars at Northbridge. The amazing 17 hectares of botanical gardens, Kings Park, Queens Park and the museums and art galleries. Take a ferry ride across the river to Perth Zoo. On the jetty you will find many outdoor cafes to sit and enjoy. The magnificent, beautiful beaches will entice you to swim, sail, snorkel, canoe or fish and much more, come on over and spend some time, Perth is just terrific.
Photos: Salmon Holes near Albany (Lyle Stacpoole) City of Perth (Scott Phillipe) Kalbarri Gorge (Glenn Budd) Geikie Gorge Fitzroy Crossing (Frank Pittorino)
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