Perth is a great city to visit or live. Know for it’s warm weather and great coast there is no shortage of things to do. If you are on holiday or looking for a new place to explore this article will provide you with some great options to see and do.
In the warmer months (Dec-March) make sure you have plenty of water and sunscreen. The summer in Perth can be very hot and the temperatures can get up to 40degrees. As you travel up the WA coast it gets hotter and hotter. Some places in the far north of WA can get up to 45degrees and the humidity is very extreme.
There is a lot of money in Perth and WA from the mining explosion from recent years. Real estate is very impressive. You can learn more about real estate and investing at Perth property investment seminar.
Mining in the north is very abundant and there are some good job opportunities. Be careful if your looking for work there as it can be hard to work in the heat.
Here is a list of the top 5 things to do in Perth.
Visit Scarborough Beach
Scarborough is Perth’s most popular beach for good reason. Although the entire coast line of Perth is great Scarborough is the most happening place. The beach is beautiful to go and hang out. You can swim there but be careful of strong currents. The water drops off quickly and you will be in over your head before you know it. Make sure you stay between the flags and swim with others.
You will also find a lot of hip cafes and restaurants in Scarborough. There is a great selection of places to eat so make sure you try out a few different spots.
Explore Perth City
Perth city is a great place to spend the day looking through all the shops on offer. The city isn’t as busy as other big cities in Australia and it’s fairly compact. Public transport is easily available so you can catch a train or bus to get into the city.
The museum has a lot of great things to look at. Perth has a interesting history which you can learn all about there.
Elizabeth Quay is a great area where you can get great food and have some fun. The water park will keep the kids entertained while you check out some of the local art work and see the bridge light up at night.
Check out Adventure World
If you want some fun and adventure then you need to check out Perth best theme park. You can enjoy the thrill of going on the Abyss roller coaster or play some games in the arcade.
There’s so much to see and do at Adventure World you won’t be disappointed.
Prices are pretty reasonable but the park gets pretty busy during school holidays so make sure you plan the time you go.
Go to a gig at Perth arena
There are always things to see at Perth arena. Events range from sports to concerts and wherever you sit you will have a great view of the action.
The Perth wildcats basketball team are the world record holders for most consecutive playoff appearances with 30 in a row. Most of the home games are packed out and the crowd is amazing to be part of.
If you want to see music or comedy check out www.pertharena.com.au/Event_Calendar
Wine tasting in the Swan Valley
If wine tasting is more your thing then the Swan Valley is the place to go. Enjoy fine finger foods and sample some of the best wines Australia has to offer. There are always places in the Swan Valley to sample wines of all varieties.