Cemetery Beach Park

West Coast Australia

Named for its location opposite the town's old cemetery, this grassy beachfront park is primed for barbecues and picnics, and there's a large kids' playground. From November to February, sea turtles come out to lay eggs by night; if you want to watch, follow the turtle-watching guidelines set out by the visitor centre.

Lonely Planet's must-see attractions

Nearby West Coast Australia attractions

1. Don Rhodes Mining Museum

0.23 MILES

The rusted trains, engines and mining machinery of this open-air museum make for an interesting wander.

2. Courthouse Gallery

1.85 MILES

More than a gallery, this leafy arts HQ is the centre of all goodness in Port Hedland. Inside are stunning, curated local contemporary and Aboriginal art…

3. Marapikurrinya Park

1.98 MILES

Watch ridiculously large iron-ore carriers and salt ships pass by (helpfully, the visitor centre has a board listing the times the largest ships are…