Home    Subscribe    Write for Us    List an Event/Business    Contact    Login
Join the Perth Mums Facebook Group to ask questions, seek advice, share experiences and join a vibrant and supportive community.

Port Coogee Marina

by BecSorby (follow)
South Of The River (214)      Outdoor Activities (162)      Toddlers (148)      Parks and Playgrounds (113)     
A beautiful little beach with shallow, calm water that is perfect for young children.

If you are looking for one of the best beaches to introduce your baby or toddler to, Ngarkal Beach at the Port Coogee Marina is a great option in the southern suburbs.



Port Coogee is located just off Cockburn Road and is not too far from Fremantle. Ngarkal Beach is a shallow beach with lovely calm water and a water play area that operates in the warmer months.



The beach itself doesn’t get too busy, making it the perfect environment for the youngest children to wade through the waves or have a bit of a paddle.



Surrounding the beach are grassy areas where you can set up camp for a morning or afternoon, along with picnic tables and barbeques. There is limited shade, so be sure to slap on the sunscreen and pack a hat.



The Spray Park is fantastic for little kids, and operates daily during the months of October to May. Toddlers just love running in and out of the jet sprays and cooling down on a warm day.



Ngarkal Beach has public toilets and some walking paths, although at the time of writing there was a lot of construction going on around the area and some access points were blocked off.



Perhaps my favourite part about the area is that there is a Dome Café right next to the beach, making it a family-friendly spot for a coffee. Dome Café serves a variety of hot and cold drinks, snacks and sweet treats plus breakfast, lunch and dinner. It is open daily.



Not too far away from the beach, you will find a small shopping centre with a supermarket and a couple of other cafes and restaurants, so you can always grab a couple of sausages for the barbeque or a takeaway meal to enjoy at the beach.



Although the water is shallow, there are no lifeguards stationed here, so always keep an eye on the kids. I do believe though that it is an ideal spot to bring your babies and toddlers to for a paddle and a play in the calm water.

Are you looking for even more great family friendly, outdoor activities? Read on here.

Essential Information
Port Coogee Beach Marina
Maraboo Wharf, North Coogee WA 6163
Website
Spray Park operates daily October to May.

#South Of The River
#Parks And Playgrounds
#Toddlers
#Outdoor Activities



Featured
Petticoat Pads aim is to create healthy, sustainable options in reusable, long lasting, high quality, handmade Pads.
Family Photo offer affordable, outdoor photography sessions which are perfect for families with little ones who can't sit still!
3 Oct - 6 Dec
Come along to Belmont Hub's Children's Space for an educational story time session full of songs, rhymes and books then enjoy games and activities with your favourite library presenters.
27 Feb
A taste of Greece is coming to Perth at the Perth Glendi, presented by LiveLighter.
27 Feb - 28 Feb
This free family fair is brought to you by the Rotary Club of North Perth and raises funds for the community.
28 Feb - 1 Mar
Join the conversation on the Perth Mums Facebook Group


Enjoy affordable family photography from MyFamilyPhoto.com.au

I like this Article - 1
[ print friendly ]
More Articles by BecSorby
view all articles by BecSorby
Articles by BecSorby on Other Hubs
ID: 85526
Calendar
Categories
January (161)
February (151)
March (155)
April (91)
May (132)
June (51)
August (116)
July (54)
September (155)
October (172)
November (161)
December (180)
Babies (120)
Parents (138)
Toddlers (148)
Guides (3)
Health (1)
Fairs (103)
How To (22)
Indoor (4)
Markets (325)
Movies (7)
Mum (1)
Classes (88)
Advice (1)
Anonymous (259)
Art (15)
Cinema (8)
Free (28)
Coding (1)
Workshops (357)
Easter (3)
 
Copyright 2012-2018 OatLabs ABN 18113479226. mobile version