Shark Bay is located at the most westerly point of Australia midway along the coast of Western Australia. The major population centre is Denham, a town of about 600 people located in the centre of the bay and a distance of about 820km from the state capital of Perth.
Most people visit Shark Bay by road. A major sealed road links the bay with the North West Coastal highway. The two main tourist centres of Denham and Monkey Mia are both accessible by sealed road. Travelling distances and times are:
APPROXIMATE DRIVING TIME
|Perth to Denham||820km||10 hours|
|Carnarvon to Denham||330km||3.5 hours|
|Geraldton to Denham||420km||4.5 hours|
|Monkey Mia to Denham||24km||20 minutes|
|Northwest Coastal Hwy to Denham||128km||1hour 15minutes|
A major regional airline services the Monkey Mia airport several times weekly from either Perth or Geraldton. Connecting flights link Perth with all of Australia’s major capitals. The Monkey Mia airport is a 10min drive from both Denham and Monkey Mia. Contact the Skippers Aviation website for the current flight schedule.
It goes without saying that you will expect the Park to be well maintained and spick and span in every way. Rest assured you won't be disappointed. For all your needs while staying with us at the Shark Bay Caravan Park, please pop into our reception and see our friendly staff, open 8am-6pm daily.