Beaches | City of Fremantle



One of Fremantle’s greatest attractions is its coastline of pristine beaches on the edge of the Indian Ocean.

The City’s four main beaches are perfect for swimming, relaxing, kite surfing, paddling and other leisure activities. They offer a range of facilities that can be accessed year round and are utilised by locals and tourists alike.

Visit Google maps to find the location of Fremantle beaches.

South Beach

South Beach is a family friendly beach which has superb views of Rottnest, Carnac, and Garden islands, and is the perfect place to enjoy a swim, a picnic or barbecue.

Enjoy a coffee or a meal at the relaxed beachside cafe.

South Beach wheel chair

The City offers a wheelchair which can be pushed onto the beach allowing access for people who normally would be unable to do so without special aid. The wheelchair is available for loan every year between November and February within South Beach boundaries only. Complete the South Beach wheel chair registration form.

Bathers Beach

This popular beach inner city beach, located between Fishing Boat Harbour and the Round House, is the perfect place to relax and swim. Enjoy fish and chips and watch the sunset. A beach wheelchair is available for free use from Shipwrecks Museum. 

Port Beach

This is one of Perth's most visited and loved beaches. Swim, snorkel, wind and kite surf, or just relax and enjoy the view to Rottnest Island. Enjoy takeaway food and drinks from the kiosk or a drink from the family friendly cafe and restaurant with views of the Indian Ocean.

Leighton Beach

Close to Port Beach, Leighton Beach is another white sand spot perfect for swimming and watching the sunset. A grassed area is located a short walk up from the beach with electric barbecues, picnic tables, toilet facilities and a kiosk. Cafe and restaurant options are also available nearby.

Dogs are permitted in designated areas on this beach. A beach wheelchair is available for use, courtesy of the Disabled Surfers Association WA. To book contact the Fremantle Surf Life Saving Club.

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