Steep Point

West Coast Australia

The Australian mainland's most westerly point, accessed by 4WD only via Useless Loop Rd off Shark Bay Rd.

Lonely Planet's must-see attractions

Nearby West Coast Australia attractions

1. Eagle Bluff

26.31 MILES

About 25km south of Denham, take the unsealed road 4km to this brilliant viewpoint, where a boardwalk allows you vistas that meld pinky-orange cliffs with…

2. Ocean Park

27.26 MILES

On a spectacular headland 8km south of Denham, this family-friendly attraction features an artificial lagoon where you can observe shark feedings, plus…

3. Foreshore

27.55 MILES

The Denham foreshore is a lovely place for a barbecue, picnic, stroll or swim. Opposite the visitor centre is a ship-themed playground that children will…

5. Little Lagoon

29.21 MILES

Idyllic Little Lagoon, 4km from town, has picnic tables and barbecues along its small beach, and is good for a walk or swim.

6. Big Lagoon

29.69 MILES

Some 12km northwest of the Peron Heritage Precinct, Big Lagoon is a gorgeous place to explore if you have a kayak or stand-up paddleboard, and has an…