• Carnarvon is located 904 kilometres north of Perth on the North West Coastal Highway. A coastal town, Carnarvon has a moderate tropical climate and is famous for its banana plantations. The rugged coastline only a short drive north of Carnarvon features outstanding coastal cliffs at Cape Cuvier, plus great fishing, swimming and snorkelling all year round. Pack a hamper and visit classical Australian waterholes - Rocky Pool and Chinaman's Pool. When day turns into night sit back and gaze into our clear, star-filled skies. First settled in 1876, Carnarvon has had a colourful history, not to mention a traumatic beginning.

  • Blowholes and Point Quobba
    Blowholes and Point Quobba

    Located just 75 kilometres north of Carnarvon along a bitumen road, this natural phenomenon is

  • The Fascine
    The Fascine

    The Fascine is a picturesque bay in Carnarvon favoured by locals and popular with visitors.

  • Bibbawarra Bore
    Bibbawarra Bore

    The spectacle of hot water gushing from the natural 914 metre deep Bibbawarra Bore is

  • Kingsford Smith Mail Run
    Kingsford Smith Mail Run

    The 800 kilometre Kingsford Smith Mail Run drive trail gives the traveller a real feel

  • Quobba

    The spectacular Quobba coast stretching from Point Quobba to Red Bluff is renowned for exceptional

  • One Mile Jetty Top Trail
    One Mile Jetty Top Trail

    The One Mile Jetty Top Trail is located in Carnarvon, 904 kilometres north of Perth,

  • OTC Dish
    OTC Dish

    The 'Big Dish' is a Carnarvon landmark. Take a drive out to the site of

  • Dampier Salt Mines
    Dampier Salt Mines

    Located on Lake Macleod, the Dampier Salt Mines are an impressive sight from the road.

  • Gnaraloo Station
    Gnaraloo Station

    Found at the southern entrance of the Ningaloo Marine Park Ningaloo Reef, this wilderness tourism

  • Carnarvon Tramway
    Carnarvon Tramway

    Carnarvon Port and Heritage Precinct has been restored and houses several museums, the north west's

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