Distance from Perth: 558km (6 hours 4 minutes)
Known for: Beaches. National parks. Coastal scenery.
Hopetoun is a small seaside town in Australia’s Golden Outback and the gateway to the Fitzgerald River National Park. Hopetoun is a great coastal town to overnight, allowing you to rise early to explore the unique wildflowers and fauna of Fitzgerald River National Park, not to mention the dramatic coastal views perfect for whale spotting during winter and spring.