The vibrant city of Mandurah is located a simple hour-long drive south of Perth. The city has attracted a range of new residents in search of a sea-change lifestyle, and also offers plenty of facilities for those seeking a city getaway or an idyllic holiday destination. You’ll have the chance to drop in a line or a crab pot at the city’s newly developed Marina, or pop into town for a seafood dish and a glass of wine from the renowned Peel region.
ACTON has plenty of holiday rentals and accommodations in Mandurah to make your golf (or alternative) visit as comfortable and relaxing as possible. With properties conveniently close to local shops, beaches, and amenities such as golf courses, there’s something for everyone when you choose to stay at an ACTON Mandurah property.
Golfing in Mandurah
Western Australia boasts some of the most picturesque, challenging and exhilarating golf courses in Australia. Spread across the state, golfing is an extremely popular pastime because of WA’s consistent warm weather, idyllic playing conditions and seaside, hilly locations.
Mandurah boasts a multitude of fantastic golf courses right on the doorstep of the picturesque Peel region. With ideal weather, conditions and surrounds, Mandurah is the perfect place to tee off. So why not pack up your gear, round up your friends and plan a short golfing getaway to Mandurah?
Golf courses, beaches and national parks are never far away in the diverse Peel region. The Secrets Golf Club, Meadow Springs Golf and Country Club, The Links Kennedy Bay and The Cut (to name a few) are some of the most beautiful golf courses in the Peel region.
Located only 35 minutes from Mandurah, the Secret Harbour golf course is open to the public, and is an award-winning, 18-hole course designed by golfer Graham Marsh. Reflecting the style of traditional Scottish courses such as St Andrews or Turnberry, Secret Harbour is one of the top 25 public courses in all of Australia. The club also features a bar, brasserie and fully-stocked pro shop. Locals recommend utilising the club’s signature golf package, which includes 18 holes of golf, a motorised cart and a brasserie lunch.
Less than an hour’s drive south of Perth, The Cut 18-hole golf course near Mandurah is a must-play for golfing enthusiasts and amateurs alike; and is one of the best golf courses in Western Australia. Internationally-renowned, the course boasts ocean views and premier facilities available to both private members and public golfers. This is a true seaside golfing experience and offers a brilliant way for players to both develop their skills and socialise with like-minded golfers.
Things to do in Mandurah
There are a number of annual events that take place in the vibrant city of Mandurah. The Mandurah Crab Fest is perhaps the most widely acknowledged. Held in the middle of March, the Crab Fest showcases the lifestyle, location, culture, talent and Blue Manna Crabs that Mandurah has to offer. There are also an array of celebrity chefs that run cooking demonstrations and classes, aquatic entertainment, live music performances and more.
For those more theatrically inclined, take a trip to the newly restored Mandurah Performing Arts Centre. The centre produces a program of high-quality arts and culture events throughout the year, catering for all ages. Kids can expect entertaining pantomimes, or if it’s a date night you’re seeking, the WA Ballet frequently tours their impressive shows to the theatre.
Finally, for the perfect family day out, take a trip to the Peel Zoo. This hands-on zoo and animal sanctuary set on the banks of the Murray River provides kids the opportunity to hand-feed the animals, hold a snake, pet a kangaroo, tickle a ferret and much more. There are well over 100 species of birds to view, a huge walk-through aviary and a couple of cheeky Tasmanian devils that are well worth a visit. Open daily, be sure to take advantage of the zoo’s free BBQ facilities, and if golfing takes your fancy, tee off at the nearby Pinjarra Golf Club.
When it comes to real estate, holiday rentals or holiday accommodation in Mandurah, there is something for everyone. ACTON have held the top office in Mandurah since 2008, and their team of over 20 representatives are sure to impress with their second-to-none service and commitment to clients. Find the team on the foreshore on the corner of Mandurah Terrace and Hackett Street, or give us a call on 9550 2000 to get settled in the Mandurah holiday home of your dreams.