Kings Park, Perth
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Although tourists venture to the big cities on the Eastern side of Australia, Western Australia is a gem just waiting to be explored. Swim with whale sharks, head to the gold fields or surf the crystal-clear ocean. When you need a break, enjoy the Swan Valley vineyards and check out the city of Perth.

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Tourism Australia's destination guide shares the best of the West to make sure you don't miss a thing!

First up: Perth and the Coral Coast