Rockingham Beach, Rockingham

4.6
#2 of 13 in Parks in Rockingham
Picnic or barbecue in the green shady areas of Rockingham Beach, which features clean white sands and warm shallow waters. You can swim, snorkel, and fish, and end your day with a visit to the nearby strip of shops, bars, and restaurants. The area offers tourists from around the world a complete shopping and dining experience within walking distance of the water. The beach is also known for its Catalpa Rescue memorial, designed to commemorate the infamous escape of six Irish Fenian convicts from Fremantle Prison in 1876. The memorial is a statue depicting six wild geese in flight, representing the six escapees, and has been a popular backdrop for tourist photographs since its unveiling in 2005. Put Rockingham Beach at the forefront of your travel plans using our Rockingham vacation planner .
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  • lovely place to stop a while, have lunch and wander along the foreshore which is clean, well thought out and easy to access  more »
  • ...looking good. Can't wait until next year when we back and hopefully it will all be completed. Well done.  more »
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  • The beach here is absolutely stunning! The water around this area is the most beautiful shade of green and blue i have ever seen. What a beautiful part of Perth.
  • One of the beautiful beaches in Perth. There are green play ground alongside the beach. You will have there are ample car parking, public toilet, BBQ, etc. The beautiful cape peron is situated next to Rockingham (about 4 km away). It's a perfect place to spend whole day or make a picnic with family.
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