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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  • Nice place to wander around, go for a swim and/or have lunch. Lots of nice restaurants overlooking the water. Lovely waterfront area with nice lawn and kids playgrounds. Can hire SUP Boards and bikes.  more »
  • Went to the beach with my young daughter and fiancĂ©. As always it was a good experience the water alongside this area of the beach is excellent for young kids The Rockingham beach has all the amenitie...  more »
  • This beach is right in the town centre, next to Churchill Park. Plenty of food options nearby. We came at the end of winter, so not many people at the beach, though it was sunny and cool. A very popul...  more »