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Cottesloe Beach

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March 19, 2020
Perth's iconic Cottesloe Beach is as pretty as a picture. It's one of the city's most popular spots for swimming, snorkelling, surfing and drinking in ocean sunsets over a glass of wine, a refreshing beer or a relaxed dinner. 'Cott', as it's affectionately known, can be reached by car, bus or train…
February 14, 2020
Beautiful iconic Perth Beach with awesome sunsets and swimming for our Hot Summers. You can’t come to Perth and not visit Cottesloe Beach! It’s a must do!
February 10, 2020
With more than a kilometer (0.6 miles) of pure white sand, Cottesloe Beach is one of Perth's most popular spots for swimming, snorkeling and surfing. Generations of West Australians have spent summer days diving into the ocean from the distinctive floating bell just offshore. Watch the sun set over…
January 27, 2020
Perth's safest swimming beach, Cottesloe has cafes, pubs, pine trees and fantastic sunsets. From Cottesloe train station (on the Fremantle line) it's 1km to the beach; there's a free shuttle that runs between the stop and the sand during the annual Sculpture by the Sea exhibition in March. Bus 102…
January 25, 2020
A beautiful beach and must see for Perth. Great for a swim and a sunset picnic or fish and chips on the beach. Check out the Cottesloe Beach Hotel for a drink.

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