Key Tourism Attractions

Natural: Visit the World Heritage area... some of the world's most unique natural attractions with hundreds of rare plants and animals are found in the many bays, inlets and islands. Spot one of the rarest marine species, the Dugongs, in their natural habitat. Shark Bay itself is home to the world's largest Dugong population who feed off the waters of Nanga Bay. Another natural attraction we have are the spectacular beaches & sunsets...

Sport: Fishing & boating are popular along with beach activities & Four Wheel Driving. Click here for the latest fishing reports.

Francois Peron National Park offers bush camping, walking, four-wheel-driving, beach fishing & swimming.

Other things to do in the Shark Bay area:

  • Bush walking - eg. Nicholson Point or Little Lagoon
  • Birdwatching
  • Scenic Flights
  • Visit a Pearl Farm
  • Marine Wildlife Cruises
  • Snorkeling/Diving/Wind Surfing/Kite Boarding
  • Visit the Oceanpark
  • Visit the Church made of shells
  • Play Mini Golf
  • Dine at a choice of eateries
  • Many picnic and BBQ opportunites!