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TOP 6 THINGS TO DO IN LANCELIN

1. Sandboarding Every year tens of thousands travel to Lancelin to zoom downhill on a sand board, you should too! It’s cheap and lots of fun. Book your board here before you get to town so it’s waiting for you on arrival. 2. Spot Dolphins Take an early morning walk (just after dawn) along the bay between the north and south points and you’ll often find them in very shallow water rounding… Read More

STYLE AND GRACE IN LANCELIN

17-year old Taylah Small is quite the dancer as you can see from this marvellous series of photographs by acclaimed local photographer Kym Illman. Over 3 hours one January morning, Taylah performed for the camera in the dunes and along the beach. The Perth dancer has quite a future in front of her and a quick look through these images will convince you her skills are impeccable. It shouldn’t be forgotten… Read More

DANCE OF THE SUGARPLUM CRAYBOATS

Lancelin’s crayboats spend most of their time moored in the bay but when you record them using time lapse, they appear to dance as you’ll see in this video (turn the sound up). It’s edited to Tchaikovsky’s 1892 hit, Dance of the Sugarplum Fairy, a track often associated with Christmas TV commercials. This version from Perth-based production house www.TheGrooveGallery.com was used by US retail giant Target in a TV commercial… Read More

LDCA COLOUR BLAST IS A HUGE HIT

On Saturday March 4th, more than 1,100 people gathered on the beach in front of the Endeavour Tavern to take part in the second Lancelin Colour Blast run by the LDCA. The event was a sell-out with people of all ages turning up for some colourful fun. The introduction of a foam pit was a bit hit. Volunteer fire fighters from Lancelin and Ledge Point had a field day dousing the entrants in… Read More

MANNEQUIN CHALLENGE

About 50 townsfolk and holiday makers headed to Lancelin Bay on Saturday Dec 4th to take part in the Lancelin Mannequin Challenge. We were lucky to have the volunteer ambos, firies and marine rescue people help out along with the local ranger and police as we mocked up a mass casualty situation.  It was a huge hit on the Lancelin Facebook page being served up to well over 60,000 people’s… Read More

LLFC Pirates

Lancelin is home to the LLFC Pirates.  In 2017 they play 6 minor round home games and if you’re in town, get along and enjoy a day out on the beach watching Aussie Rules. You can find the fixtures at www.lancelinpirates.com.au… Read More

Lancelin Dolphins In Close

Lancelin Bay is home to a number of dolphins who feed close to shore on baitfish, typically in the early morning. Take a walk along the beach from Edwards Island to the jetty for the best chance of seeing them. this video shot by Kym Illman…. Read More