The city of stirling covers 30 suburbs, 6 kilometres of coastline and is home to some West Australia's most famous beaches.
The Top 10 things to do:
Get close to nature
Immerse yourself in nature at Herdsman Lake, Trigg Bushland Reserve, Carine Lakes, Lake Gwelup, Star Swamp Reserve. Here you will see a huge variety of native flora and fauna in a natural and scenic location. Try out Bushlink, an urban walking route linking major bushland areas within the City. You might even spot a kangaroo in Dianella!
Why not discover the history of the region at the Mt Flora Museum or meander along the Scarborough-Trigg or Star Swamp Heritage Trails. Check out the many pieces of public art throughout the City of Stirling or come along to one of the City's free events - see the Community Events Calendar for more details.
Walking and cycling are two of the best ways to take in your surrounds. The City of Stirling has
world-class walking tracks along the coast from Scarborough to Waterman's Bay, around tranquil Lake Gwelup, picturesque Carine Open Space or undulating Stirling Civic Gardens.
Enjoy shopping in air-condition comfort in one of our three major shopping centres - Innaloo, Karrinyup or Mirrabooka or find that unique purchase in one of the great out-of-the-way boutiques along Beaufort Street.
Eat and drink
From funky cafes in Mt Lawley to awesome Italian in Osborne Park the City of Stirling has it all. Watch the sun set over
the Indian Ocean with fish and chips or go more upmarket in one of the top notch restaurants in Scarborough or Trigg.
With the only amphitheatre on the beach in WA, Scarborough Beach is a hub for entertainment during the warmer months - check out the events at the amphitheatre.
The beach is what WA is known for. Scarborough, Trigg, Mettam's Pool, North Beach and Waterman's Bay offer an abundance of leisure opportunities for all ages. Learn to surf, try wind or kite surfing, go snorkelling, explore the underwater rogaining course, or just have a leisurely swim - it's all here!
For an amazing view of our spectacular coast head up to Mount Flora Museum and climb the steps up the water tower or get lost in the view of inland Perth at the State Golf Centre.
Escape the everyday and pamper yourself at one of the luxurious spa salons in Mt Lawley, Scarborough or treat yourself to a relaxation massage in Karrinyup or Innaloo Shopping Centres.
Stay a while
From cheap and cheerful to five star luxury, the City of Stirling has the perfect accommodation for any occasion. Take your pick of the many hotels, backpackers and B&B's along the coast. Visit the Tourism WA website to find a list of accommodation options.