The distances are crazy! Swan Valley. night. Weather radar, wind and waves forecast for kiters, surfers, paragliders, pilots, sailors and anyone else. Morning wind speed readings are taken at 9:00 … It is Australia's fourth-most populous city, with a population of 2.14 million living in Greater Perth. The peak season for flights to Perth is January, February and March. The wind also keeps the air fresh and vibrant. I had no idea you were from Perth, Dean! From other attractions in Perth and its surroundings, we also recommend: Shoalwater Islands Marine Park, Scarborough Beach, Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour, Lake Monger, Mundaring Weir, Heirisson Island and Lake Leschenaultia. Good luck! Here’s my take on the place, for anyone interested: http://www.theprofessionalhobo.com/2011/01/perth-in-24-hours/. Great post. Accessible by road or a ferry, this natural reserve of penguins and pelicans I one of the main wildlife attractions in Perth. For people that are considerating immigrating to Perth (there are many reasons to, our population is growing fast), I think it would be a decisive factor on whether or not they stayed long term. I’m taking a trip to Perth in a few weeks and I didn’t realise how far away it was. Thanks to my Irish boyfriend and the Australian government we did farm work to extend our visas(I’m lucky enough to have US and UK passports.) Great post. Fremantle Markets. It really is a unique city, for many reasons. Morning wind speed readings are taken at 9:00 … Hope you have a good time in Balangan, let me know how it goes! be a problem, unless you like home cooked meals. Finding somewhere to eat at night should not one night there are bound to be a lot of people driving in their cars Perth is also the sunniest city in Australia. That’s cool Derek, your package certainly travelled a long way. I didn’t expected Perth to be such an isolated city! The only time I live in a big city was when I have to go to college. When’s the last time you had an EB? Named after a leader of the Beelu Aboriginal people at the time of European settlement. Taking advantage of a At roughly four times the size of Texas, there are truly enormous distances involved even with leaving my own state. In any case, I spend a lot of time looking for the cheapest flights to anywhere. http://www.theprofessionalhobo.com/2011/01/perth-in-24-hours/. I love your post, and have read through it. She loved to visit Indonesia after seeing your blog “Borubudor Sunrise Tour” I’m from the Philippines by the way. I have a college friend who is from and still lives in Perth. We’re a long way from everywhere. Day time extremes of over 40°C are I love this post! But I’m scared! beaches are very popular with wind and kite surfers, who make a great These are current top hotel offers for Perth. The coastal city of Perth is the only city on the entire Western half of the Australia. The Art Gallery of Western Australia is a public State art gallery which is part of the Perth Cultural Centre. I had heard many times that Perth was one of if not the most windiest cities in the world. Bureau of Meteorology. Jodie | roadtowander.com. Each season offers a unique display of exotic and native species of plant.