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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  • Greatest experience of my life. Wonderful staff that made this so great for me and a big thanks to bubby!  more »
  • Driving along Rockingham Foreshore makes one realize there are not many others a such alike in the Perth Metropolitan area. It always puts a smile on my face. Beaches, Grass areas, kids playgrounds, f...  more »
  • Great for a morning walk or an evening stroll. The beach is really clean and inviting. Lots of places for food, drinks, etc. close by. A very pleasant place, with green space as well - for picnics, ex...  more »