If you live North of the River in , like me, you have probably heard of .
Located just 30 km from it is a beautiful water-side destination not only lodging plenty of boats and location to many multi-million-dollar houses but a small selection of fine wine and dining venues. It’s the .
Not as large as Hillarys (but dog-friendly unlike Hillarys) Mindarie is a laid-back dining spot for any age. And even makes a great vacation spot with its accommodation options at the , one of the largest man-made resorts in the state.
Crystal clear waters, stunning sunsets, and houses sitting on the waterfront make you feel like you’re on the Mediterranean Coast.
opened in 1988.
Is Mindarie a suburb?
Yes is on the ocean side of Marmion, opposite Clarkson.
Is Mindarie a good suburb?
You’ll find Mindarie, is quite an upmarket beachside suburb. Retirees flock to Mindarie. There are an estimated 7,969 residents Population for Mindarie.
How do I get to?
I would recommend hiring a car while in . You can prices here.
You’ll find public transport can be quite tricky.
From the city center head straight up the Mitchell Freeway and take the Neerabup exit.
What Can I Do At?
The has plenty of for you, the kids, and the dog.
Bring the kids, eat ice cream, walk along the rocky outcrop, or head to Rosslare Park for a swim. This small beach is in an enclave in the . The water is shallow and very calm – great for floating on your blow-up device or stand-up paddle boarding.
Dog walkers will love the beachside walk and dog-friendly cafes. Whether you head south to Burns Beach or north to Quinns.
While surfers can hit the wave at nearby Clayton Beach before devouring breakfast at 2 of the best brunch places north of Joondalup.
You can hire a bike or a boat from for exploring land and sea.
And fishing. There are plenty of people fishing out on those rocks so bring your gear.
The boardwalk along Marina Mindarie is often filled with events. From markets to to themed evenings. You won’t get bored.
We celebrated New Years Eve at the , it’s a fun venue with plenty of loud music and good craft beer.
Can I hold events at?
The is available for functions for you and your and the also holds plenty of space for birthday gatherings.
Perhaps weddings are on your mind? Look no further than the , the perfect venue above the .
Can I stay at?
Yes, the is in a . I’d recommend a in the decadent and a sunset beside the Cabana . There are also 2 and 3-bedroom villas for a family stay.
Marina Hotel, Mindarie. the prices for your dates here –
Don’t want to stay at ? Then out the , , or any of the hotels in . There’s also nearby Joondalup.
Can you take dogs to?
Yes, is dog friendly, as are many of the restaurants. Including Union Kitchen, which has its very own doggy menu.
Can you swim at?
You sure can. The kids will love the known as Rosslare Park. It’s a calm enclave perfect for floating or sunbaking.
Where can I eat at?
Some of the best North of the River places to eat are in . Whether you are looking for a quick ice cream fix from Six or and chips at the Boat .
The was one of the first craft breweries in WA and has a great selection of pub lunch and foods. Try a pizza and a .
Sistas Mindarie is brand new and the sister store to the Burns Beach venue. Some of the best coffee in the area and the Turkish Eggs for breakfast are a must-try.
Union Kitchen serves big food with big taste and I love their smashed avo with plenty of avocados. overlooking the water and the mansions.
Can I shop at?
has a few stalls you can browse as you walk the boardwalk. My favorite is his adorable homewares store right next to the ice cream shop.
There is also a beauty salon if you feel like some pampering.
What else can I do while in ?
in . is not the only spot you should be visiting after you fly into
10 things to do in Perth with kids here. out my list of
Also now that you’ve checked out north of the river why not head down south to our favorite WA spot in Dunsborough.
Explore With Erin Wrap Up
I love living North of the River in and is one of those places that makes it so enjoyable. Even if you live South of the River consider a visit to . Shall we meet for brunch and a beach walk soon?
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