Cottesloe is distinguished by its towering Norfolk Island pines and the Indiana Cottesloe Beach Restaurant, a neo-colonial building of grand proportions that sits right on the beach. 91 Marine Pde, Cottesloe; (08) 9385 5005.
The Spanish-style Cottesloe Civic Centre, once the private mansion of flamboyant millionaire Claude de Bernales, boasts magnificent gardens with sweeping views of the Indian Ocean. 109 Broome St; (08) 9285 5000; open daily; admission free.
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