"Keeweechic's Coogee" Coogee by keeweechic

Coogee Travel Guide: 18 reviews and 45 photos

Coogee is just 7 or 8 kms south of Fremantle following the Old Coast Road. Primarily a residential suburb, the coastal area promotes fishing, safe swimming, beach walks and all kinds of other beach and sport activities.

Coogee's coastal area is set in the Cockburn Sound which extends from the south of the mouth of the Swan River at Fremantle for about 25kms to Point Peron near Rockingham. Garden Island extends down most of the sound.

Just out from Coogee Beach is an old shipwreck 'Omeo', a favourite with divers and fishermen. The Omeo was a four-mastered barque which was built in 1858 and went aground in the sound.

Also along the southern end of Coogee Beach you will find Woodman Park which has some unspoilt reserves popular with families for picnics. Within the park are old historic campsite buildings and wartime army munitions bunkers. At Woodman Point, there is a jetty there which also has a night light and is popular for fishing.

Photos which are taken by myself and all headings are copyright and digitally marked. Please do not use them without permission. Thanks.(c) keeweechic 2001-2006 (copyright)

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  • Jul 25, 2006 at 12:45 AM

    geez you have way to much time on your hands if you make a page on my boring old suburb! nothing in coogee warrants this amount of tips!

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    Oct 1, 2005 at 11:35 AM

    new intro pic design..zooming in. Coogee is a lovely beach&spot I remember well..good swim, nice picnic tks Matey for jogging my memos

  • DaDrifter's Profile Photo
    Jul 21, 2005 at 2:16 AM

    Kite surfing sounds like a lot of fun ... lovely pictures in the album.

  • tpangelinan's Profile Photo
    Jul 15, 2005 at 12:28 PM

    Great page as always, sounds like our cup of tea, you know we love beach! Love the lighthouse & windmill! Never been to a dirt speedway, sounds like a good time! Thanks for the info! :o)

  • traveldave's Profile Photo
    Jul 12, 2005 at 5:12 PM

    I'm not much of a beach person, but Coogee looks like a pretty area (aside from the industrial zone). I'd love to try some of that deep-sea fishing.

  • Toyin's Profile Photo
    Jul 9, 2005 at 11:15 PM

    Very interesting page, and strange too in a positive way. Nice beaches, and speedway? I love that. Thanks for sharing.

  • ATXtraveler's Profile Photo
    Jul 8, 2005 at 5:58 AM

    I had no clue that they moved Coogee from Sydney to W.A!!

  • acemj's Profile Photo
    Jul 8, 2005 at 4:50 AM

    I gotta try Kite Surfing. Looks like a blast!


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