Category Archives: Perth and Surrounds

A love note to our favourite Perth beaches

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Life really is a beach when you live in Perth. It’s a rare day that I don’t feel the sand beneath my feet and even now, I’m still in awe of the huge diversity of Perth’s beaches.

Luckily for me, Miss Six seems to have inherited my salty feet and together we’ve done a lot of beaching over the summer.  This is our love note to the beautiful stretch of coastline that we call home  and a round-up of our favourite Perth beaches.
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What you need to know about skydiving on Rottnest Island

Get ready to take the plunge over WA’s favourite holiday island

Rottnest Island is Perth’s perfect little island getaway. And what could make an island holiday more exciting than a tandem skydive?

Thanks to Skydive Geronimo, skydiving on Rottnest Island is a thing. And as Western Australia’s only island skydive, the experience is a little bit special.

Tandem skydiving is one of Australia’s top adventure activities for people who want to do something extraordinary – and an island jump is pretty epic. Continue reading What you need to know about skydiving on Rottnest Island

Where to go Stargazing in Perth

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Image: Courtesy of Perth Observatory

Australia is blessed  with some of the darkest night skies in the world which makes for a pretty good reason to stay up late and mesmerise at the wonders of the universe above.

If you want to find out a bit more about distant galaxies or you’re a budding astronomer who wants to peek through an impressive telescope, then take a look at these places for a stellar experience. Continue reading Where to go Stargazing in Perth