Posts From Lancelin

LANCELIN SNARES GUINNESS WORLD RECORD

On Saturday Oct 15th, 2016 over 2,000 people took to Lancelin’s iconic sand dunes to break the Guinness World Record for the Largest Convoy of Off Road Vehicles. The event was part of the Lancelin Off Road Muster, sponsored by Perth Diesel Performance and Line-X and organised by the Lancelin District Community Association. On the Saturday morning, 450 turned up at the registration desk in the heart of town before being given a police escort… Read More

SEA LIONS

  Lancelin is home to a number of sea lions. This trio of youngsters were enthralled with Jarred Ackley and his father who were diving on the reef just west of Lancelin’s jetty  … Read More

Rock Lobster Heaven

Lancelin is home to some 20+ crawfishing/rock lobster boats that ply the waters off Lancelin. They fish year-round on a quota basis that starts on January 15th each year. Some of the local legends (Ben Correia, Robert Bateman, Kim Scaddan, John Abbott, Kjell Stokke, Marc Jurinovich, Clint Moss, Kevin Ostle, Brad Testar and Fred Rodriguez) took to the water in January 2016 for this synchronised photo shoot with acclaimed local… Read More

What A Feeling

Lancelin’s proximity to Perth (just 90mins by road) and it’s protected bay, make it an easy and attractive day trip for those looking for a short break. On a hot day with little wind, the water becomes almost invisible from the air as can be seen from this shot (Photo: www.kymillman.com). When can we next expect to see you in town?… Read More

Locals Band Together

The newly formed Lancelin District Community Association was formed by a group of 60 or so residents keen to work together to progress the town. That number is now rising rapidly and if you’d like to roll up your sleeves and help out with a range of community projects the LDCA would welcome your involvement. From cleaning up the beach one Sunday to erecting a structure for our kids, from… Read More