What to See & Do in Perth?

Perth CBD

Only 30min away from Fremantle by train, Perth has got plenty to offer. 3000h of sunshine a year, friendly locals, historic attractions and relaxed alfresco dining offering world class food & wine.

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Kings Park

One of the largest inner-city parks in the world, Kings Park and Botanic Garden covers 400 hectares of Perth's heart with serene natural bushland and sculpted gardens. Perched high on the crest of Mount Eliza, it is a top spot to take in sweeping panoramas of Perth's city skyline and Swan River.

Perth Zoo

Located in South Perth, just 5min from the city center, discover lush gardens while surrounded by the most amazing animals on the planet.

Rottnest Island

Famous for its laid back atmosphere and beautiful beaches, Rottnest Island lies just 18 kilometres offshore from Perth surrounded by the sparkling Indian Ocean

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Lancelin

Go sand boarding down massive 45 degree angle dunes, which are the biggest in Western Australia. Hit the sand in a dirt bike or four wheel drive.

From the peaks you'll be rewarded with a panoramic outlook over Lancelin, surrounding farmland, sand hills and coastline.

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The Pinnacles

Walk on the moonscape of the Pinnacles, feast on fresh lobster and surf giant sand dunes. Take a day trip from Perth to the other-worldly landscape of the Pinnacles Desert in Nambung National Park.

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What to See & Do in Perth?

Perth CBD

Only 30min away from Fremantle by train, Perth has got plenty to offer. Don't miss the recent Elizabeth Quay, the historic attractions and the relaxed alfresco dining offering world class food & wine.

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Kings Park

One of the largest inner-city parks in the world, Kings Park and Botanic Garden covers 400 hectares of Perth's heart with serene natural bushland and sculpted gardens. Perched high on the crest of Mount Eliza, it is a top spot to take in sweeping panoramas of Perth's city skyline and Swan River.

Perth Zoo

Located in South Perth, just 5min from the city center, discover lush gardens while surrounded by the most amazing animals on the planet.

Near Perth & Fremantle

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Rottnest Island

Famous for its laid back atmosphere and beautiful beaches, Rottnest Island lies just 18 kilometres offshore from Perth surrounded by the sparkling Indian Ocean

pinnacles_desert_pickrell.jpg

The Pinnacles

Walk on the moonscape of the Pinnacles, feast on fresh lobster and surf giant sand dunes. Take a day trip from Perth to the other-worldly landscape of the Pinnacles Desert in Nambung National Park.

sandboarding.jpg

Lancelin

Go sand boarding down massive 45 degree angle dunes, which are the biggest in Western Australia. Hit the sand in a dirt bike or four wheel drive.

Enjoy panoramic views from the top over Lancelin, surrounding farmland, sand hills and coastline.

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Swan Valley

Indulge the senses with a trip to the Swan Valley. The vineyards of Western Australia's oldest wine region invite you to sample their fruits, feast on award-winning local produce and discover local heritage.

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Pinguin Island

Penguin Island is one of Australia's premier nature based tourism destinations. The star attraction is the little penguin - the smallest species in the world.

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South West

Rolling vineyards set against a backdrop of ocean and forest let you easily hop from one experience to the next. Catch sight of the amazing humpback whale, explore caves and then stroll through forests of timber giants. 

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For any information or queries, please contact the conference co-chairs. 

Dr Kirsten Holmes

Curtin University
08 9266 7411
k.holmes@curtin.edu.au

Dr Edmund Goh

Edith Cowan University
08 6304 5231

e.goh@ecu.edu.au