Located in Western Australia, Applecross is a well-known suburb of the city Melville. The area is bound by the Canning Highway. People from all over the world come to this area because it's one of the most attractive cities in Australia. For a uncrowded destination packed with plenty to do, Applecross should stay on your list of places to visit.
Rich In History
Applecross had early ties to Swan Location 61, which was given to Lionel Lukin in 1830. In 1896, Sir Alexander Percival Matheson acquired the land. Matheson was Scottish and created the Western Australia Investment Company Limited. He formed the subdivision and named it after a west coast fishing village in Scotland. Applecross is known for the jacaranda trees found lining the streets. This suburb also hosts the annual Jacaranda Festival which is held in November every year.
Great Attractions To Visit
Boaters will have an amazing time at the popular South of Perth Yacht Club. The yacht club offers boaters a range of services including storage for race dinghies, swing moorings, and water pens for boats up to 25 metres long. Those with an appetite can satisfy their hunger by visiting the fully functional and licensed restaurant on site. The South of Perth Yacht Club restaurant caters to special events and lunches. It also features three bars and two outdoor dining areas.
Heathcote Reserve is a must see attraction for people visiting Applecross. Anyone looking for 180 degree views of the Swan River can find it here. This is an ideal spot to visit for tourists with children. The pirate playground remains a favourite for kids to explore because it resembles a giant wood boat that can sustain several children to play on it at once. Adults can relax and take in the views by visiting the coffee kiosk on the premises. The Blue Water Grill also offers delicious foods and snacks to please people of all ages.
The Canning Bridge Railway Station is an important part of Applecross. It was originally meant to act as a bus transfer station, allowing passengers to transfer using Canning Highway and Kwinana Freeway. Visitors can feel free to explore other areas by visiting this station. Canning Bridge is the nearest train station for people in South Perth.
Why Choose A Rental Here?
When searching for the perfect Perth Accommodation people should keep Applecross in mind. Perth has many natural parklands and beautiful cities. Exquisite boutiques and riverside dining establishments keep visitors coming back for more. Art enthusiasts will enjoy the atmosphere and wide choice of art galleries to visit. Restaurants such as The Miami Bakehouse Melville offer a variety of gourmet deserts and specialty items. Applecross offers visitors a wonderful holiday experience when they select a rental here. If you're looking for good value Applecross accommodation, take a look at Applecross holiday rentals.