Tourism

CASH FOR YOUR CANS

Like a lot of people, Deborah Campbell (left) and Liz Jorrisen have embraced the new container deposit scheme returning their empties to the collection depot near the hardware store. They take all of their glass and plastic bottles, cans and 600ml flavoured milk cartons (not plain milk) to the return depot and receive 10c/item back in cash (amounts of $85 will be EFTed).   It’s open Sundays and Tuesdays and… Read More

RAC TO THE RESCUE

The RAC Rescue chopper is a regular sight in Lancelin and this afternoon it was called to the northern end of dunes to ferry an injured person back to Perth, a journey that takes about 25 mins…. Read More

BACK BEACH JET SKI ACTION

Jet skiers love the Back Beach on a fine day and today (Oct 9th) was a ripper. This rider certainly impressed those watching from the beach. Tomorrow morning they’ll be back in action and if you have a couple of hours free, head down and take a look. These and more pics available for download at prostarpics.com, search “Jet ski”… Read More

MOUNTAINS OF SAND

Lancelin’s dunes were looking spectacular this afternoon with dark skies above. This weekend the dunes will be super busy as school holidays kick off with a long weekend so if you’re coming to town, remember you need to book your quad/buggy dune tours a day in advance on this website but you can book surfboards/SUPs and sandboards for same day use. The LDCA Buskers Festival is on on Saturday and… Read More

OWN YOUR OWN TOP QUALITY SANDBOARD

If you’re planning on spending a number of days sandboarding on the dunes, you need your own top quality, high speed stand-up or sit-down board. These boards are made right here in Lancelin and available now in a range of colours for those who want to hone their skills. Click here for more info and to order your board… Read More

SUNTIQUE FOR SALE

After 26 years running the popular Suntique Boutique in the main street of Lancelin, owner Rhonda Catchpole has finally decided to sell. The business is available on a walk in walk out basis and now is great time to buy given we are moving into the peak summer season. Details are here: https://www.bsale.com.au/businesses/for… Read More

LANCELIN ENJOYS CARAVAN AND CAMPING BOOM

With our state border closed, Western Australians have taken to the road in record numbers and Lancelin is seeing a lot of that traffic. The Experience Lancelin Holiday Park at the south end of town is near capacity for much of the remainder of 2020 as people holiday closer to home and being just 90 minutes from Perth, Lancelin is an ideal stopping point. If you’re planning a visit to… Read More

NO MORE VEHICULAR ACCESS TO EDWARDS ISLAND POINT

The Shire is proposing the closure of the Edward Island Point 4×4 Vehicle Access Track in Lancelin and is calling for written submissions as to why they shouldn’t close it. This was the only way to access the point by car but recent storms have washed away the track as you can see and the shire is likely to close access altogether unless the public convinces them otherwise. This will… Read More