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Corner Challenger Drive and Oceanic Drive | 15 Kms West of Perth City, City Beach, Western Australia 6015, Australia
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Reviewed 13 July 2018

Now a old kid ,still my city beach.somewhat up market now with the new restaurant precinct overlooking the gronye. Any time of the year ,wonderful for bare foot walking or jogging north to the drain outlet or south to the dog beach.(any further you could...More

Thank Hilszie
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Being so close to the city makes City Beach a great allrounder beach. It has it it all sun sea surf and lots of available amenities. It has the lifesaving club on the foreshore to look after the swimmers along with a variety of restaurants...More

Thank Chizzel
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Took my daughter here whilst in Perth on a recent trip. It was a little cold and windy, but not as bad as the previous day when we visited Cottesloe beach. There were a few surfers but otherwise the beach was pretty much deserted. Nice...More

Thank KGB777
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Picturesque, close to the CBD, popular and busy on a nice day. Easy to walk alongside the beach for some distance and popular with runners as views easy make the km disappear!

Thank Jamie M
Reviewed 12 May 2018

I like this beach. Its dunes are amazing and so attractive! I liked that. There were many different plants on the dunes. We decided to walk near the ocean. The ocean was calm and it looked like we were in a paradise. It was peaceful....More

Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Its a fantastic beach for dog walkers, along most of it and for surfers with fabulous waves, although it can "dump" sometimes. It has lovely soft white sand and strong waves. There are plenty of open-air cafes and upscale, glass-fronted seafood restaurants overlooking the Indian...More

Thank annettelaurie
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

A sensational expanse of sand. An ocean beach. Consistent waves. Grass and trees with a view of the beach. Lifesavers. It’s a great beach and deserves to be mentioned in the same breath as other more renowned Perth beaches.

Thank Barry S
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Nothing special but a pleasant beach with sometimes supervised swimming, green lawns with some share and several eateries. I can imagine it gets crowded at weekends. Accessible by public transport.

Thank cliffordchambers
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Tons of free parking, golden sand, a reasonable beach break that can get a little dumpy at times. Very popular with a wide variety of people. Best shower facilities I’ve ever come across. Lots of great spots to eat or just grab a coffee after...More

Thank Reece B
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Wow so lucky to live here. We have beautiful beaches and this is one of the best. Parking free and next to beach. Restaurants close for a bite of lunch. Great spot to spend the day

Thank j0higgins
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Mrs M
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Response from Simon M | Reviewed this property |
Not City Beach No, but there are dog beaches nearby.
7 March 2017|
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Response from G3489GXjohno | Reviewed this property |
Would suggest about 25-30 minutes with no traffic problems.
7 March 2017|
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Response from CAROLE K | Reviewed this property |
Hi if you take an Uber taxi it takes 19 minutes or if you take the number 82 bus from the Perth Busport it takes 38 minutes. It is approx 11.0 km distance from Murray St to City Beach Hoping this helps :)