The sand-filled remains of a public saltwater pool are visible just south of Bunbury’s Rocky Point.
Quinns Rocks is one of the Perth metropolitan region’s northern surf beaches. The rocky outcrop on the far southern side of this beach has been flagged as a potential site for an ocean pool and lobbying for an ocean pool has now continued for several years. Quinns Rocks already has a surf lifesaving club and a park, as well as shops and other facilities for visitors.
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The relevant local government body: City of Wanneroo
Cottesloe is Perth’s iconic surf beach. A lone pylon is all that now remains of an unsuccesful 1930s attempt to create a shark-proof pool at Cottesloe. Since 2000, there has been much discussion about developing an ocean pool at Cottesloe.
The relevant local government body – Town of Cottesloe
A reef shelters this large, informal, ‘improved’, ‘natural’ rock pool developed through the efforts of one man, his children and grandchildren. It has long been popular as a safe and appealing swimming and snorkelling place and a venue for learn-to-swim classes.
Frank Mettam at Mettams Pool in the mid-1960s with his famous giant crowbar removing the never-ending ‘ just one more rock’ (Image supplied by Frank’s grandson, Kim Mettam)
West Coast Highway, Trigg, WA, Australia.
The relevant local government body is City of Stirling
Hamersley Pool is an informal. reef-enclosed, tidal pool recorded as attracting swimmers and bathers since the early 20th century.
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Located below the corner of Hamersley Street and West Coast Drive, North Beach, Western Australia, 6020
The relevant local government body – City of Stirling
The beach safe entry for Hamersley Pool