Perth: Stunning views - By Julian Berry
Credit/Licence flickr: By Julian Berry

The City of Perth, which is comprised of the CBD and surrounding residential areas, is nestled within a picturesque natural amphitheatre bordered by the Kings Park Botanic Gardens and the beautiful Swan River.

The capital city of Western Australia, the city is clean, well laid out and relatively easy to get around. Public transport within the central city is free. The very popular CATS bus service travels on fixed east-west and north-south routes, guaranteeing the traveller's return to their point of boarding.

The Perth Cultural Centre, featuring the State Library, Museum and Art Gallery is one of the most popular attractions for visitors from near and far. Shopping enthusiasts will be easily satisfied by Western Australia's largest range of shops and boutiques, while sports fans will be delighted in cricket and football fixtures at the WACA ground and Gloucester Park harness racing.

Perth City is the state's centre for business, the arts, government and entertainment a must see destination for all visitors. Two major bus terminals and the central train station make public transport access to other suburbs in Perth an inexpensive and easy travel option.

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