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Address: Corner Challenger Drive and Oceanic Drive | 15 Kms West of Perth City, City Beach, Western Australia 6015, Australia
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$235*
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Perth Beaches and Fremantle Coast Helicopter Tour

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Great place to catch up or just have family time

I enjoy meeting up with friends and kids here. Also good for watching kitesurfing, and kite flying. Really soothing to have a picnic on the lawn, with a view of the ocean.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 30, 2015
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Perth, Australia
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Perth, Australia
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49 reviews 49 reviews
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 NEW

I enjoy meeting up with friends and kids here. Also good for watching kitesurfing, and kite flying. Really soothing to have a picnic on the lawn, with a view of the ocean.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

My wife and I have have spent numerous holidays visiting friends in Perth. City Beach, although the sea can be rough, is nevertheless one of our favourites swimming beaches. Lovely flat beach for long walks and life savers for safety. The restaurants nearby offer delicious breakfast and lunch options too.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Some of our best memories of Australia were made at City Beach! What fun jumping and diving though the waves, especially on Christmas morning! The waves are rough for sure but stay within the lifeguards and you will feel safe! They are currently building more restuarants and services which will enhance in further! If you want fun, go to city... More 

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Perth, Australia
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

WA people are so lucky to have such great beaches, always with lifeguards during the warmer months, good change facilities and lovely clean sea water with beautiful sand beaches. This beach is very close to Perth, good for tourists.

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Peebles, United Kingdom
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51 reviews 51 reviews
9 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

A great idea in the middle of the city - water features for the children and deckchairs for the adults. A great idea for a hot day in the city & Mum can shop too as it is right beside main shopping precinct.

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Perth, Australia
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

This is one of those beachese where u can take the little ones as the waves are not too daunting and there is a decent open play area for children and a large ground for picnic set ups. Toilets readily available and shops close by if u want to nip in. great place for kite flying if u are into... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Beautiful sandy beach, crashing waves, masses of kite surfers to watch. We hired bikes and cycled around Cottesloe- really pleasant way to spend the afternoon - stopping off at cafes along the way.

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This is a good place to visit as it is not over run by tourists. There is a pub and cafe located at the beach with a new surf club under construction. Plenty of parking if you drive or take the bus from the city to the beach and enjoy your day in the sun.

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

This beach has a number of places you can grab a bite to eat, two shaded playgrounds for the kids (which are always super busy) and lovely shady trees with views of the most beautifully coloured sea. I love City Beach but am always hesitant about taking my young children there as the swell can get really massive. Great for... More 

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Windermere, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

wgat a lovely beach to go relax on. The waters are sadly watched over by the local life guards so it makes swimming more fun. There is a beach hut just at the entrance fore ice cold drinks and something to eat.

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