Cottesloe WA – What Is There To See And Do?

Cottesloe WA

Cottesloe WA

A small town just outside the Perth CBD, Cottesloe is known for its get beach and its love of seafood! But what else is there to do in Cottesloe WA than eat fish and lay on the beach? Don’t worry the Funny Backpacker will give you the best things to see and do in Cottesloe!

Cottesloe WA

With it being one of the easiest beaches accessible from Perth on public transport I’m surprised this town is not rammed pack full of people (when I say It’s easily accessible from the public transport its actually 15 minutes walk from the train, Maybe Perth is full of lazy people?).


See and Do

If you are looking for reasons to travel to Australia, Cottesloe will not be on the list. But saying this, If you are currently planning to travel to Perth or Fremantle (which are good reasons to travel to Australia). Then you might as well have a look at Cottesloe as it just around the corner.

So what is there to see and do? let’s start with the two I have Previously mentioned


The Beach

Lovely Golden sandy beach which goes from Cottesloe to Fremantle.

Cottesloe Beach WA

If you were going to walk the beach it is a continual sandy beach or around 5 km with a dog beach half way!



When you Arrive At Cottesloe the first thing you will notice with the shops is the fact they nearly all see seafood! Including the convenience store!

Cottesloe newsagency WA Cottesloe amberjacks WA Cottesloe cotts fish and chipsWA Cottesloe seafood WA

If you are looking for amazing seafood or just a great chippy, Cottesloe is the place for you!

If you are planning on snacking on the beach watch out for the seagulls!



Where to go surfing in Perth? Cottesloe

Cottesloe surfer WA Cottesloe sufter WA

They have a surf club, Cottesloe Surf Life Saving Club (Cottesloe SLSC) that is always taking on new members and great a beach for surfing!



Even though Cottesloe is a Very small peaceful town there is a hotel to stay in. You can Check that out here Also have a great bar there too.

Cottesloe Hotel WA

Other honorable mentions include;

  • The pub
  • Ice cream shops
  • Surf shops
  • The golf course

Is it the best beach in Perth?

Well, I’m not going to give that away, you need to read this article to find The Order Of Perth’s Best And Worst Beaches!

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