Rockingham Beach, Rockingham

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Picnic or barbecue in the green shady areas of Rockingham Beach, which features clean white sands and warm shallow waters. You can swim, snorkel, and fish, and end your day with a visit to the nearby strip of shops, bars, and restaurants. The area offers tourists from around the world a complete shopping and dining experience within walking distance of the water. The beach is also known for its Catalpa Rescue memorial, designed to commemorate the infamous escape of six Irish Fenian convicts from Fremantle Prison in 1876. The memorial is a statue depicting six wild geese in flight, representing the six escapees, and has been a popular backdrop for tourist photographs since its unveiling in 2005. Put Rockingham Beach at the forefront of your travel plans using our Rockingham vacation planner .
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  • Walks along the beach were lovely. The views looking out over Garden Island are beautiful. During our stay in our apartment looking over the beach we witnessed beautiful sunsets and dramatic thunderst...  more »
  • Lovely natural shade or sun.Safe for kids and great for adults.bbqs every where or plenty of cheap restaurants around Great for evenings as well. Delightfull sunsets and no parking fees.  more »
  • love to go down to the waterfront and have lunch with friends, the view is worth a million dollars. The meals are very reasonable, especially lunch time specials. Can get a nice meal from $12 and some...  more »

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