Western Australia, Australia - WA
Western Australia is the largest state of Australia and accounts for almost a third of the total land mass of Australia. Western Australia borders with Northern Territory to the north east and with South Australia to the south east, the rest of the state is surrounded by coastline which is approximately 13,000 kilometres long. Perth is the capital city of Western Australia and is located in the south west corner of the state. Western is the richest state in Australia in mineral wealth with vast gold. iron ore and base metal mines and abundant natural gas reserves. Western Australia has many World Heritage and National Parks protecting Marine Parks, rainforest areas and other landmark icons. Western Australia has many large grape growing areas and produces some of the best wines in Australia.
The climate in Western Australia is varied due to the size of the state. The southern part of the state is mainly Mediterranean while in the northern part of the state the climate is more humid and monsoonal. Places with major tourist holiday accommodation in Western Australia are Perth city area, Broome coastline and beaches with all types of holiday accommodation, Rottnest Island for beachfront accommodation sites and diving, south coast towns and beaches with luxury holiday resorts accommodation deals. Other Western Australia tourist destinations include Kimberley region with lots of wilderness areas and remote holiday eco friendly retreats accommodation. The Margaret River region supplies some of the best Australian wines and has plenty of vineyard or winery accommodation.
Most of the population of Western Australia live on the coastline and beaches or near major port and harbour facilities. All of the beach towns have tourist holiday accommodation places including family holiday 1, 2, 3, 4 bedroom apartment/unit accommodation sites with car parking or beachfront holiday resort hotels with luxury spa accommodation. Some Western Australian beaches stretch for many kilometres and at low tide the beach can be over one kilometre from the water edge. There are lots of small towns scattered all around Western Australia with different types of business or holiday travel accommodation like roadside hotels motels with overnight or weekend accommodation deals. It is also essential when in Western Australia to see the spectacular wildflower displays in spring.