Alkimos Beach

Located in a newly developed suburb 40km’s north of the CBD, Alkimos Beach is one of Perth’s hidden gems. It’s white sandy beaches, rolling dunes and large grassy open space, stretch for 3km’s and is rarely crowded. Due to the reef located parallel to shore, waves are usually less than 1m in height, providing calm conditions for swimmers.

Weather 28°
Water 23°
UV Rating 7

Beach Patrol

There are currently no beach patrols operational at this beach. Surf Life Saving Club patrols will re-commence later in the year. In the meantime, for up to date information around beach closures and safety, follow us on twitter

Ongoing Hazards

Submerged Objects

Strong Currents

Drop off

Since 2015, SLSWA has partnered with Alkimos Beach developer, Lendlease to bring valuable coastal safety and education to the Alkimos Beach community. In 2017, the Alkimos SLSC became WA’s 31st Surf Life Saving Club. The Club currently offers various member opportunities including a Sunday morning Nipper program during the summer months.

Alkimos Beach, Western Australia

Conveniently located at the northern beach access are BBQ facilities, free of use for all visitors along a soft grassed area. Alternatively, you can purchase food and drinks from the local café. Free Wi-Fi is available to visitors near the Surf Lifesaving Club, accessible by searching for “Lendlease_FreeWiFi”.

Located on the trail down to the beach is a newly developed fitness park free of use, containing a fitness circuit and playground.

The easier way to Alkimos Beach is along Marmion Avenue by car or taxi services, as the nearest train station is 3kms away (Butler). Parking is available at both the northern and southern beach entry, however, the north access provides the shortest walk to the beach.

If you’re travelling by bus, Alkimos Beach is roughly 7kms from Clarkson Station and is serviced by the Transperth 480 or 490 from Clarkson, Joondalup or the Perth CBD. Plan your journey through the Transperth Journey planner.

A centrally located Alkimos Metronet Rail and bus station is expected to be completed by 2021.

Beach Information

Swimming Info

This beach provides calm conditions for swimmers.

Surfing Info

During times of moderate to high swells, there are reef breaks located approximately 1km offshore at Alkimos, including an inner and outer break which generally requires a boat to access.