Day trips from Perth

Rottnest Island is a haven for outdoors enthusiasts.

Need help with the best short escapes from the Western Australian city? Email us.

Luxury at edge of the world

Berkeley River Lodge

There's no road and swimming comes with a croc warning - welcome to luxury, Western Australian-style.

Drone captures shark feeding frenzy video

Drone footage shows the grey nurse sharks feeding on mullet in Fingal Bay.

Dramatic footage captures a shark hunt close to the shores of a popular Australian beach.

City of minerals

The view of Mount Isa from the Hilary St lookout.

Queensland's Mount Isa sits on some of the richest mineral deposits in the world, but there is plenty to love above ground as well.

Australia's turtle whisperer video

A turtle hatchery was on display at the Queensland Museum during the World Science Festival.

Kiwi Patrick Couper loves turtles - so much so that he's become one of the public faces of Aus conservation efforts.

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Recap: Reds v Waratahs

Queensland Reds first five-eighth Quade Cooper.

13 min ago  Bernard Foley kicks Waratahs to victory in a spiteful Super Rugby derby.

Roos face front-row crisis

17 min ago  Aaron Woods in doubt to feature for Kangaroos against Kiwis after injury in Tigers' loss.

Live: Force v Lions

Recap: Tigers v Sharks

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Recap: Reds v Waratahs

Queensland Reds first five-eighth Quade Cooper.

12 min ago  Bernard Foley kicks Waratahs to victory in a spiteful Super Rugby derby.

Live: Force v Lions

11:45 PM  The cream of this year's South African crop take on the Force in Perth.

Kangaroos front-rower Aaron Woods is in doubt for the Anzac test after a groin injury in the Tigers' loss to Cronulla on ...

Roos face front-row crisis

15 min ago  Aaron Woods in doubt to feature for Kangaroos against Kiwis after injury in Tigers' loss.

nature

Recap: Reds v Waratahs

Queensland Reds first five-eighth Quade Cooper.

13 min ago  Bernard Foley kicks Waratahs to victory in a spiteful Super Rugby derby.

Live: Force v Lions

11:45 PM  The cream of this year's South African crop take on the Force in Perth.

Kangaroos front-rower Aaron Woods is in doubt for the Anzac test after a groin injury in the Tigers' loss to Cronulla on ...

Roos face front-row crisis

17 min ago  Aaron Woods in doubt to feature for Kangaroos against Kiwis after injury in Tigers' loss.

coasts

Recap: Reds v Waratahs

Queensland Reds first five-eighth Quade Cooper.

13 min ago  Bernard Foley kicks Waratahs to victory in a spiteful Super Rugby derby.

Live: Force v Lions

11:45 PM  The cream of this year's South African crop take on the Force in Perth.

Kangaroos front-rower Aaron Woods is in doubt for the Anzac test after a groin injury in the Tigers' loss to Cronulla on ...

Roos face front-row crisis

17 min ago  Aaron Woods in doubt to feature for Kangaroos against Kiwis after injury in Tigers' loss.

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