Discover Perth’s Aboriginal history
Through fascinating urban tours and traditional ceremonies, enjoy the privilege of learning about the history of the land and its connection to Perth’s Traditional Custodians. Explore Perth’s best Aboriginal experiences.
Uncover the city’s hidden gems
Perth is home to some under-the-radar attractions. From a dumpling house disguised as a laundry to an Elizabethan village concealed within a laneway, Perth is ready to surprise you. Add these hidden gems to your list and see a new side of Perth.
Swim at Perth’s beaches
This stretch of coastline offers white sand beaches, calm waters, snorkelling sites, surf waves and quaint cafés. With many idyllic escapes just minutes from the city, you can stay until sunset and easily make it back to your accommodation.
Enjoy an afternoon of indulgence
A 25-minute drive from Perth, the Swan Valley is one of the closest wine regions to a capital city in the world. Give in to the temptation of an indulgent day trip exploring the wineries, breweries and gourmet produce that can be found in the area.
Explore Perth’s urban villages
For a taste of local life, venture outside of Perth’s city centre to its eclectic neighbourhoods. From hipster pubs to weekend farmers markets, you’ll find a few unexpected gems in Perth’s suburbs. Check out where to wander around Perth.
Go bush without leaving the city
Kings Park is one of the biggest city parks in the world. Among the native bushland and wildflowers you’ll find picturesque trails, city views and intriguing tours. Discover the park’s best activities and tours.
Swim with dolphins in Rockingham
An easy day trip from Perth lies a wildlife experience you’ll never forget. From September to June you can swim, snorkel and dive with wild dolphins in Rockingham’s sheltered waters. Book a memorable experience with Rockingham Wild Encounters.
Snap a quokka selfie on Rottnest Island
Rottnest Island is teeming with lush vegetation, turquoise waters and outdoor adventure. In other words, all the makings of a perfect day trip. Check out the best things to do on the island.
Peruse neighbourhood markets
You never know what you’ll find at Perth’s lively markets. Local honey, handmade clothing, organic ingredients and more make the city’s markets a true adventure. With so many amazing items on offer, you’re bound to leave with a little piece of Perth.
Be immersed in modern culture
Perth may be known for its relaxed vibe, but the city’s art scene is anything but sleepy. Comedy shows, live music, art galleries, museums and cultural centres are all on offer. See what’s on with arts and culture in Perth.
Wander Fremantle’s historic streets
The charming port town of Fremantle might be Perth’s most historic neighbourhood, but among the heritage buildings you’ll find incredible street art, buskers, breweries and al fresco cafés. Here’s what to do with a day in Freo.
Explore the Perth style scene
Perth’s style scene is innovative, exciting and always evolving. Dotted across the city you’ll find heritage shopping streets, cutting-edge boutiques and luxury shops perfect for your wardrobe. Find Perth’s best shopping precincts with our insider’s guide.
Take a trip on the humpback highway
With upwards of 35,000 humpback whales migrating along the Western Australian coastline each spring, marvel at these gentle giants frolicking in the waters off Hillarys Boat Harbour as you come face-to-face with them on a whale watching cruise.