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Exmouth, WA

Exmouth is located a two and a half hour flight north of Perth and is situated on the eastern coast of the North West Cape of Western Australia.

Exmouth serves as a gateway to Cape Range National Park and Ningaloo Marine Park.

Cape Range National Park is located 40 kilometres south from Exmouth. It boasts spectacular gorges, an array of wildlife and wildflowers in season. Four wheel drive tours depart from town.

Ninagloo Marine Park protects one of the major fringing coral reefs in the world. Ningaloo Reef is Western Australia’s largest coral reef. It is home to approximately 250 species of coral and 520 species of fish. For a diver, there are few experiences that can compare to swimming on Ningaloo Reef. Dolphins, dugongs, manta rays, huge cod and sharks are all in abundance.

Excellent year round fishing and beach weather, and boasting some of the world’s finest, most accessible coral reefs, have made Exmouth a popular tourist destination.

At Exmouth you can explore rugged peaks, encounter an elusive sailfish as it soars high into the cloudless sky, savour the delights of seafood caught by your own hands or stroll along white beaches that stretch for miles. You can explore an underwater kingdom teeming with life, meet up with a whale shark, or simply bask in the glorious year-round sunshine.

The variety of accommodation around Exmouth caters for all types of travellers. From lodges, resorts, and hotels through to cabins, chalets, backpackers and campsites, there is something for everyone.

Within walking distance of the accommodation there is a wide range of restaurants and cafes with a variety of meals available. Enjoy your choice of a la carte, seafood, Chinese, pizza, Mexican or fast food.

Nearest Airport: Learmonth

Exmouth Map

Experiences

  • Caravan and Camping
  • Farm/Station
  • Rural/Country
  • Eco Tourism
  • Nature based
  • Relaxation
  • Remote

Popular Activities

  • Adventure
  • Beach
  • Cruising
  • Diving
  • Fishing
  • National Park
  • Off Road Driving
  • Outback
  • Reef
  • Wildlife

About Exmouth

  • Locality: Urban locality
  • Exmouth Postcode: 6707
  • State: Western Australia
  • Region: Exmouth & the Coral Coast
  • Latitude: -21.92774
  • Longitude: 114.12603
  • Elevation: 11m
  • Population: 2514
  • Median Income: $43316
  • Area (Sq/km): 67.791
  • Timezone: Australia/Perth

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Australia has a vast remote interior, much of it largely untouched. By night, the outback is deathly quiet, with the only light provided by the stars and the moon - a perfect oportunity for stargazing. Explore the isolated heart of the country, meet and connect with Aboriginal people and experience one of the oldest living cultures in the world. Go ‘walk-about’ and immerse yourself with Australia’s endless outback horizons.

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Luxe Accommodation

Enjoy a distinctly Australian luxury experience, such as the unforgettable reefs, islands, beaches and coast; rugged mountain ranges, rainforests and vast national parks; and the many vibrant food and wine regions. Take a once in a lifetime adventure and discover the sheer indulgence of experiencing the wonders of Australia in style and stay in total luxury.

Australia has wide variety of accommodation options to suit most budgets and travelling preferences. Choose from luxury lodges, boutique hotels, serviced apartments, motels, bed and breakfasts, caravan parks as well as youth and backpacker hostels.

Accommodation

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