Things to do in Monkey Mia Monkey Mia, Coral Coast, Western Australia


To stay in the loop with the latest event updates, visit our Facebook page.

Gascoyne Food Event 2022: Flavours of Shark Bay

4 September 2022 1pm – 4pm
More info

Local attractions & activities

WA’s North West is alive with possibilities, home to an abundance of marine life, stunning outback scenery and once-in-a-lifetime experiences. With so many things to do in Monkey Mia, planning your holiday around these incredible activities is easy. There’s truly something here for everyone to treasure.

Shark Bay Discovery Centre

The Shark Bay Discovery Centre is a must-visit destination to discover all there is to know about Shark Bay. There’s a lot to learn, but your museum pass is valid for two days so you can take your time.
Find out more

Ocean Park Aquarium

Enjoy a fun day out at Shark Bay’s Ocean Park Aquarium. This eco-friendly attraction is home to turtles, sea snakes, sharks, stingrays and more. View the hourly shark feedings, take in a dive experience, or hit the […]
Find out more


Marvel at the wonder of the wide-open sky from our beautiful beach. The combination of clear nights and a temperate climate creates the perfect conditions to see stars, planets, constellations and the Milky Way. […]

Explore the bay

Shark Bay is Australia’s largest bay, with over 1000km of pristine beach and turquoise waters. This World Heritage Area contains an abundance of marine life to view, as well as many 4WD tracks for you to […]

Catamaran cruises

Set sail on a catamaran cruise, with two catamarans available. Enjoy wildlife cruises right off the jetty aboard the spectacular 18m vessel. Take in the views, stop for photographs, and raise a glass to a day well […]
Find out more


Hire a kayak from the beach hut located in front of RAC Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort and take to the water for a self-guided tour. You’ll encounter an abundance of marine life as you glide along the ocean.
View more

Kid friendly activities

Families, rejoice – you’ll find plenty of things to do near Monkey Mia all year round. Take the kids down to the shore to view the local marine life, be astounded by the beauty of the night sky, head off-road, or visit the local aquarium for an educational adventure. The choices are endless.

School holiday activities

On the hunt for fun things to do during the school holidays? We’ve got you covered. From movie screenings and scavenger hunts to arts and craft workshops, we have regular kids’ activities to take part in.
Find out more

RAC Little Legends

Prepare for your next road trip with RAC Little Legends’ interactive road safety games, activities and more. There are a range of printable activities, helping to keep little minds occupied during the journey. […]
Find out more

Kindy gym

Kindy Gym provides a fun opportunity for children to enhance their motor skills and socialise. You can find the Kindy Gym at the Shark Bay Recreation Centre on Francis Street, just a short drive from the resort. […]
Find out more