Canal Rocks Review, Yallingup, Western Australia
This post is a Canal Rocks review.
Canal Rocks is found along the coast of Western Australia near the town of Yallingup. This Canal Rocks review also contains costs, directions, pictures and other useful information.
After just under of month in Java (Indonesia) I went to my home town (Perth, Western Australia) for a few weeks to attend my cousins wedding.
It was held a few hours drive south at the Woodstone Cottages so we stayed there for a few nights.
On the day before the wedding I went with a couple of my cousins and their kids to go “rock-climbing” at Canal Rocks.
Address: Canal Rocks Rd, Yallingup, Busselton WA 6280, Australia.
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Despite growing up near the area I had never heard of Canal Rocks before. My cousin described it to me as rock-climbing so I imagined it to be bouldering on vertical faces. I was mistaken about this.
This was the first time I have been out of a tropical country to non-summer weather in over four years and it was pretty windy near the coast. Despite the chill, Canal Rocks was pretty nice.
It had some spectacular scenery and reminded me a lot of when I walked the Bibbulmun Track some years ago, mostly because I’m pretty sure the track went straight through the area.
There’s a boardwalk you can go along and if you don’t mind a bit of rock-hopping you can go a bit further. The kids loved it (as did I) and it was great to spend some time with them since I usually only visit once a year, if that.
A couple of days later we also made a short visit to Meelup Beach.
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How to Get to Canal Rocks in Yallingup
Canal Rocks is just south-west of Smiths Beach in Yallingup. I think the only way to get there is with private transport. Maybe you can take a tour there from a nearby town/city such as Dunsborough, Busselton, or Perth.
From Perth it is about a 3 and a half hour drive.
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