中文
Select Page

Parks, Sites & Trails in Port Denison

Discover what's going on in arts, events & culture

Discover what’s going on in arts, events & culture.

Check out travel guides for regional WA

Check out travel guides for regional Western Australia.

Explore winery guides for Perth and regional WA

Check out winery guides for Perth and regional WA.

Places To Go in Port Denison


scroll=y


Arurine Bay

Arurine Bay beach extends north of the breakwater for 1.1 km to an attached calcarenite reef, which forms a small foreland.

Details

  • Natural Attractions:Beaches & Bays
  • Activities:Boating,Fishing,Snorkelling,Walking,Surfing

Description

<p> The beach receives slight protection in the southern corner with waves increasing up the beach to about 1 m along the northern section. These maintain a moderately step reflective beach in the south grading into a low tide terrace to the north, with reefs fringing the northern section. The Port Denison caravan park backs the southern corner of the each, then a grassy foreshore reserve between the beach and Ocean Drive.</p>

Granny's Beach

Family friendly beach with an outdoor shower, good for swimming and snorkelling

Details

  • Natural Attractions:Beaches & Bays
  • Activities:Snorkelling,Surfing
  • Facilities:Cafe / Shops

Description

There is a great grassed shaded area with a playground for the kids and an onsite coffee van.

Ocean Drive Lookout & Boardwalk

See and hear the waves, reefs and bird life as you soak in the wonderful views.

Details

  • Natural Attractions:Lookouts
  • Activities:Walking

Description

Port Denison Foreshore

The Foreshore in Port Denison dates back to over a century.

Details

  • Natural Attractions:Beaches & Bays,National Parks & Reserves

Description

In 1912, the foreshore from Point Leander to the river mouth became a public reserve, and was developed into a popular holiday area, particularly for inland residents. 

Russ Cottage

Built in 1881 by Titus Russ, the Russ Cottage is a fine example if a rural worker’s home of over 145 years ago.

Details

  • Natural Attractions:Points of Interest

Description

The cottage was purchased from the Russ family 100 years after it was built by the Shire of Irwin. It has since been leased and restored by the Irwin District Historical Society and furnished as a 1870’s yeoman’s cottage.

The Russ Cottage is open to the public on Wednesday’s & Fridays, 9.30am - 12pm.

South Beach Port Denison

Stroll along the wide white sandy beach and take in the fresh ocean air

Details

  • Natural Attractions:Beaches & Bays
  • Suited For:Dog Friendly
  • Facilities:Cafe / Shops
  • Activities:Surfing

Description

South Beach is a family & dog friendly beach perfect for any activity, ranging from surfing or kite surfing, paddle boarding or just swimming around. You can drive your car along the beach and set up your own little area for the day. There is also Starfish café on site for refreshments and meals.

You May Also Like

6 picturesque natural attractions in WA’s south west

6 picturesque natural attractions in WA’s south west

It may be winter here in WA but that doesn’t mean you have to spend the next few months in...
Read More
Globally recognised Freo blues rock band Datura4 releases new album

Globally recognised Freo blues rock band Datura4 releases new album

Freo-based blues rock combo Datura4 is one of Perth’s best kept secrets. With a strong international following, the band has...
Read More
Top 10 movies about families even more dysfunctional than yours

Top 10 movies about families even more dysfunctional than yours

  Ever think your family are the most insane people on Earth? No matter how well adjusted your family is,...
Read More
Our favourite COVID-19 memes this week

Our favourite COVID-19 memes this week

We are seriously in need of a little comedic relief right now - and we know we're not the only...
Read More
5 Quirky pets to keep you company while you’re isolating

5 Quirky pets to keep you company while you’re isolating

  We’re all probably feeling a little bit lonely right now. If social-distancing is starving you for company, a tiny...
Read More
Local bakeries delivering hot cross buns to your door

Local bakeries delivering hot cross buns to your door

Once again, the time to indulge in the iconic fruit-and-spice-filled hot cross bun is upon us... Whether you prefer them...
Read More
Three local chefs recommend their best takeaways dishes

Three local chefs recommend their best takeaways dishes

Restaurants may be shut to diners for now, but behind closed doors, Perth's leading chefs continue to serve up their...
Read More
Join virtual cooking classes with celebrity chefs from around the globe

Join virtual cooking classes with celebrity chefs from around the globe

In response to a shut-down of much of the world’s hospitality sector, celebrity chefs from around the globe, such as...
Read More
Alternative free streaming services delivering Arthouse, Aussie flicks, and awesome blockbuster knockoffs

Alternative free streaming services delivering Arthouse, Aussie flicks, and awesome blockbuster knockoffs

If you find yourself flicking through Foxtel, Netflix, and Stan desperate for something new and interesting, it’s time to expand...
Read More
Live cocktail mini masterclass brings Perth’s best bars to your home

Live cocktail mini masterclass brings Perth’s best bars to your home

Missing happy hour drinks with the gang at your local bar? Now you can make cocktails as good as the...
Read More
SCOOP