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You’re in for a trip of a lifetime at Mandurah Downtown, with Thrifty! Located just an hour’s drive south of the Capital of WA, Perth, Mandurah is a gem of a city. Explore the stunning beaches, winding river canals, and cosmopolitan city while you’re here.
Mandurah has a mild climate that is warm and temperate. If you visit in summer, expect endless hot and sunny days. In winter, there will be a higher chance of rainfall.
Mandurah is the largest regional city in Western Australia, which also makes it a great base for any kind of road trip. We think you’ll have an awesome time exploring all that Mandurah has to offer, so get excited! You’re in for the best time.
Mandurah is a gem of a city. Named Mandjoogoordap, or ‘meeting place of the heart’ by the Bindjareb people of the Noongar Nation, it’s clear that this special city will capture the love of all who visit it.
Mandurah boasts a cosmopolitan city with a beautiful backdrop of endless white-sand beaches. There is also the Peel-Harvey Estuary; twice the size of the Sydney Harbour, Mandurah has endless canals and rivers which can all be explored by boat. No wonder it’s known as a modern-day Venice. Make sure while you’re exploring the water to keep an eye out for some of the bottlenose dolphins that inhabit the area. And, if you’re feeling bold, hire a boat, canoe, kayak, or jet ski to explore - there’s no license required, which means you’ll have endless fun in the water. There are also many boat tours and cruises available for day trips - so whatever you choose, you won’t miss out.
If you’re feeling seasick, it’s okay to head inland. There’s so much to do off the water. Hop on a four-wheel drive tour to run rampant over the beaches or book a spot on a walking tour to learn more about the history of Mandurah.
Don’t worry if you get hungry, as there are plenty of places to enjoy a nice dinner. Try Flics Kitchen, Alfresco Restaurant and Cafe, or, if you’re feeling fancy, head to Redmanna Waterfront Restaurant. There are options to suit every budget, so do some research and enjoy!
Mandurah is the perfect spot for a rest between road trip destinations. It’s the largest city in rural Western Australia, meaning it has excellent links to some beautiful places.
Mandurah is just an hour’s drive south of Perth, the capital of Western Australia. Known as an urban oasis in the expansive nature of WA, it’s full of breweries, wineries, delicious dining options, and so much more. Head over to Fremantle or Cottesloe and soak up the sun while you’re here.
Of course, no trip to Perth is complete without a trip to Rottnest Island. This island is famous because of its gorgeous inhabitants - the quokkas. Dubbed the friendliest animal on earth, quokkas love to smile for a selfie. Try and take a picture while you’re exploring. The easiest way to explore the island is by boat and then bike - so enjoy the fresh air and have a blast! It’s very easy to fall in love with this beautiful island.
Mandurah is the perfect place to start your WA adventure. Buckle up and enjoy all that Mandurah and the surrounding areas have to offer. Whether you choose to spend your days on land or in the water, Mandurah will be sure to offer plenty of options. We will see you soon, at Mandurah Downtown.