Denham the Capital of Shark Bay

Denham the Capital of Shark Bay is just a short 831km north west of Perth. Monkey Mia is just a 28km drive from Denham, what alot of people don’t realise is that other than a resort there is nothing else at Monkey Mia. Denham is the town in shark bay, there are supermarkets,resturants,cafes ,fuel and a couple of pubs here. Denham is also where you can organise all your tours from and the start of point for a trip into the world renown Francois Peron National park. Denham has a good range of accommodation to choose from at affordable prices, so if you are looking for somewhere to going to relax and have fun Denham shark bay is the place to come.

Here are just a few things you can do in and around Denham.

  • Francois Peron National Park
  • Fishing Charters
  • Visit a working Pearl farm and buy your lady some Pearls.
  • Yacht trip from Monkey Mia
  • Steep point
  • Shell Beach
  • Little Lagoon
  • Ocean Park Aquarium
  • World Heritage discovery centre
  • Eagle Bluff
  • Shell Beach
  • Peron Homestead
  • Dinner at world famous Old Pearler Restaurant
  • Hamlin Pool
  • Stromatolites
  • Scenic Flights
  • Windsurfing
  • Kitesurfing
  • Relax
  • Fish
  • Catch a squid from the jetty
  • Swim
  • Dolphins at Monkey Mia

So as you can see you need at least a week to really enjoy Denham in the World Heritage listed Shark Bay.