Visitors to Shark Bay find themselves ensconced by natural beauty on all sides. Dirk Hartog Island lies just offshore, and the towering cliffs of nearby Steep Point offer up some of the finest landbased fishing platforms in the country.
Dirk Hartog is a stunning offshore island located directly offshore from Steep Point, the mainland’s most westerly point, and is accessible via a 15 minute ride on a single vehicle barge.
Ninghan Station is a real deal, proper working outback station, spread across a huge 200,000 hectares and is located 380km to the north of Perth.
You’re looking at a thousand-odd kilometre highway marathon to hit Cape Range National Park from Perth, but you’ll forget all that in a second once you pull up and clock your eyes on the place.
A West Coast photographic journey by Carlisle Rogers: Kalbarri to Canarvon.
Steep Point is the most westerly point on continental Australia and stands sentinel on the westerly arm of Shark Bay.