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Living in Perth and WA guide

Are you new to living in Perth and/or Western Australia? This handy guide will help you feel at home. It provides information on everyday life in our great State, things to do and see and getting around.

Getting around PerthGetting around Perth

This section contains information on public transport and alternative transport in Perth.

Things to do and see in PerthThings to do and see in Perth

There are plenty of great places and things to do in Perth. Find out about or top spots.

Driving in Western AustraliaDriving in Western Australia

Find out how to apply for a Western Australian driver's licence.

Food and eating outFood and eating out

Find out where to buy groceries, where to eat on campus and restaurants located close by.

Proof of age cardProof of age card

Find out how to apply for a proof of age card in Western Australia.

Telephones, mobiles and internetTelephones, mobiles and internet

Find out how to get connected by telephone, mobile or internet.

Posting and receiving mailPosting and receiving mail

Everything you need to know about posting and receiving mail in Western Australia.