Located north of Perth, Geraldton has its own unique charm in part due to the city's incredible variety of architectural styles. Beautiful windswept beaches, infamous leaning trees and a friendly holiday atmosphere add to the charisma of the Sunshine City. Whether you're eager to strap on a surfboard or simply relax amidst white sands and turquoise shallows, it's easy to relax in this friendly city.Find Cruises Sailing to This Port
The conditions in Geraldton are ideal for wind and kitesurfing, so much so that the city has earned the title as Australia's wind and kitesurfing capital. Several locations around the city are happy to welcome surfers of any skill level. One of the favorites is Coronation Beach, which boasts a bay for beginners and access to the open ocean for those with more confidence.
In addition to two major shopping centers, Geraldton is home to a selection of local shops featuring everything from local olives and olive oil products to indigenous art and souvenirs. Be sure to stop by a local jeweler for Abrolhos pearls-the highly-prized black pearls are harvest from black-lipped oysters in the Abrolhos Islands archipelago.
Learn more about this port city with these tourist information guides.