Rockingham Beach, Rockingham

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Picnic or barbecue in the green shady areas of Rockingham Beach, which features clean white sands and warm shallow waters. You can swim, snorkel, and fish, and end your day with a visit to the nearby strip of shops, bars, and restaurants. The area offers tourists from around the world a complete shopping and dining experience within walking distance of the water. The beach is also known for its Catalpa Rescue memorial, designed to commemorate the infamous escape of six Irish Fenian convicts from Fremantle Prison in 1876. The memorial is a statue depicting six wild geese in flight, representing the six escapees, and has been a popular backdrop for tourist photographs since its unveiling in 2005. See Rockingham Beach and all Rockingham has to offer by arranging your trip with our Rockingham travel itinerary planner.
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  • the view of the beach is fascinating. Clean sand. plenty of shops to get some food. suitable for picnic. have a kids playground. Beautiful walkways. not hard to get there by public transport.  more »
  • This is a great beach for every one. Good clean sand, plenty of shops to get food and drinks. Set just below a nice grassed park with free BBQs . It can get busy during summertime  more »
  • Best beach in Perth. Quiet and secluded bay. Possibility of dolphin sightings. Lots of grass and beautiful walkways. A must see if you are visiting Perth.  more »