Purdy Point provides convenient access to the world famous Ningaloo Reef. Take a short walk or drive from the idyllic town of Coral Bay to this popular snorkelling location. The calm protected waters and plethora of marine life makes this a paradise for all who wish to explore the reef.

Boasting beautiful weather all year round Purdy Point is a nice easy introduction to what the reef has to offer. To explore the region in more depth take a glass bottom boat trip, join a dive charter, deep sea fishing expedition or a whale watching tour. If you can time your visit with whale shark season, you will be captivated by the sheer size of these gentle giants.

Purdy Point is located just south of Coral Bay and 12 hours drive north of Perth. This region is extremely popular with tourists visiting from all over the world, so please ensure you book accommodation before travelling.


  • Birdwatching
  • Canoeing/Kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Swimming
  • Walks
  • Beaches & Surf
  • Family
  • Nature & Wildlife