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Top things to do in Greater Perth

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Ranked #1 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
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Category: Gardens; Nature and Parks

Kings Park and Botanic Garden is visited by nearly six million people each year. With its remarkable expanses of unique bushland, tranquil parkland and botanic garden, the Park is... more »

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Ranked #2 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
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Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
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Fremantle Prison (Fremantle)
Ranked #3 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
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Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
Owner description: Fremantle Prison is one of Western Australia’s premier tourist attractions and the only World Heritage listed building in the... more » Owner description: Fremantle Prison is one of Western Australia’s premier tourist attractions and the only World Heritage listed building in the State.The Prison was built by convicts in the 1850s and was used as a place of incarceration for almost 140 years. With solitary cells and gallows Fremantle Prison is a monument to a system of punishment that is uncomfortably recent. Fremantle Prison now holds the key to history, mystery and fun. Step inside and do time with experienced guides on a fascinating Prison Day Tour. Explore the labyrinth of tunnels 20m beneath the Prison by foot and by boat on a Tunnels Tour adventure. Feeling brave? Delve into the darker side of the Prison’s history on an eerie Torchlight Tour. « less
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Ranked #4 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Category: Lookouts; Landmarks
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Swan River (Perth)
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Ranked #5 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Category: Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks
Owner description: Perth's favourite playground, the Swan River is a stunning waterway which winds its way from the Darling Scarp to Fremantle.... more » Owner description: Perth's favourite playground, the Swan River is a stunning waterway which winds its way from the Darling Scarp to Fremantle. This natural attraction is popular location for Perth locals and visitors to enjoy a day out boating, fishing, skiing, paddling, swimming, picnicking or simply enjoying its vista.Rich in environmental and cultural values, the Swan River was named Derbal Yerrigan by the local Aboriginals who believe that the river was created by the rainbow serpent ‘Waugal’, a dreamtime spirit taking the form of a giant snake. It is believed that the Waugal created creeks, waterholes, lakes and valleys on its journey to the ocean. « less
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Ranked #6 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
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Ranked #7 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Nature and Parks
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Cottesloe Beach (Cottesloe)
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Ranked #8 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
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Category: Beaches
Enjoy the day in one of Australia's most striking urban beaches.
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Ranked #9 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Category: Art Galleries
Owner description: Monk Art Photography creates limited edition photographic images of the magical Australian landscape for the walls of your... more » Owner description: Monk Art Photography creates limited edition photographic images of the magical Australian landscape for the walls of your home or office. Images that don't just hang on your walls, but become windows to another place.Adam Monk also runs Photographic tours to exotic locations within Australia and overseas for those looking to improve their photography and travel with like minded people in small groups. « less
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Ranked #10 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
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Ranked #11 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Category: Religious Sites; Landmarks
Owner description: Catholic Cathedral which combines portions built over 3 centuries into the one beautifully renovated buildingPublic Tours... more » Owner description: Catholic Cathedral which combines portions built over 3 centuries into the one beautifully renovated buildingPublic Tours every Tuesday at 10:30 am $5.00 donationTickets available at Church Office (across the road - follow the signs) « less
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Salmon Bay (Rottnest Island)
Ranked #12 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Category: Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #13 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Category: Religious Sites; Landmarks
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The Basin (Rottnest Island)
Ranked #14 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Category: Beaches
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Ranked #15 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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South Perth Foreshore (South Perth)
Ranked #16 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks; Landmarks
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Mullaloo Beach (Mullaloo)
Ranked #17 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Category: Beaches
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Rockingham Beach (Rockingham)
Ranked #18 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Category: Beaches
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Ranked #19 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Category: Beaches
One of the most popular beaches in Perth, known for great year-round surfing.
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Ranked #20 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
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Ranked #21 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Category: Marinas; Nature and Parks
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Scitech (Perth)
Ranked #22 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
Owner description: Scitech is an educational and engaging science centre conveniently located in the heart of Perth. As Western Australia's... more » Owner description: Scitech is an educational and engaging science centre conveniently located in the heart of Perth. As Western Australia's leading science education institution, this unique centre offers interactive science experiences for people of all ages to enjoy. « less
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Ranked #23 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Category: Art Galleries
Owner description: Open Hours: 10:30 - 4pm Thursday through Sunday and Monday public holidays.Visit the gallery to view Glen Cowans’ photography... more » Owner description: Open Hours: 10:30 - 4pm Thursday through Sunday and Monday public holidays.Visit the gallery to view Glen Cowans’ photography of marine images inspired by the waters of Western Australia and oceans around the world. His subjects are the seascapes within and the breathlessly beautiful life forms that live there. Cowans' images allow us to contemplate the wondrous life of the oceans. His lens is our microscope, exposing colour and species with a complexity and sculptural form not normally visible to the naked eye. « less
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Parakeet Bay (Rottnest Island)
Ranked #24 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #25 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Category: Beaches
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Ranked #26 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Category: Gardens; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #27 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks; Landmarks
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Ranked #28 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Traveler Resources
Owner description: Rottnest Island Visitor Centre is located in Thomson Bay near the main jetty. Ask the helpful and friendly staff for maps and... more » Owner description: Rottnest Island Visitor Centre is located in Thomson Bay near the main jetty. Ask the helpful and friendly staff for maps and information about attractions, tours, bus services, bike hire and mooring rentals. If you are staying in Rottnest Island Authority accommodation you can check in at the Visitor Centre from 2pm daily. Please phone for opening hours and other helpful information. « less
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City Beach (Perth)
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Ranked #29 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Category: Beaches
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Ranked #30 of 219 attractions in Greater Perth
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
Owner description: The Perth Mint Gold Exhibition has recently undergone a major renovation to upgrade the visitor experience. One of Western... more » Owner description: The Perth Mint Gold Exhibition has recently undergone a major renovation to upgrade the visitor experience. One of Western Australia's leading tourist attractions, The Perth Mint offers a unique combination of activities, exhibitions and demonstrations, enabling visiting to experience the astonishing allure of gold. « less
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