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Ocean Reef

Ocean Reef is a northern beach-side Perth suburb, located north of Hillarys, featuring pristine beaches and fine houses. The name is descriptive of the off-shore reefs. Development in the area commenced in the mid-1970's but was slow to start given its long distance from Perth. The push north has seen massive development in this coastal region Now Ocean Reef might be considered medium distance from Perth compared to its newer northern neighbours


 
 
   
 
 

Ocean Reef - Coastline

Part of the fabulous coastline of Ocean Reef. April 2010. Photos Ref: OCEA001

 

Ocean Reef - Coastline Rocks

Rocks along this sheltered marina area of Ocean Reef provide a good playground for children hunting small crabs in rocky crevices. April 2010. Photos Ref: OCEA002

 

Ocean Reef - Coastline

The Indian Ocean washes the white sands and rocky sandstone of Ocean Reef. April 2010. Photos Ref: OCEA003

 

Ocean Reef - Search and Rescue Tower

Perched high above the rocky coastline is this building which is the local Search and Rescue Headquarters. April 2011. Photos Ref: OCEA004

 

Ocean Reef - Sports Club

The Ocean Reef Sports Club has grand ocean views and sits adjacent to the above Search and Rescue Tower. April 2011. Photos Ref: OCEA005

 

Ocean Reef - Breakwaters

Looking down across the beach and on to the breakwaters up from where the Sports Club is located. April 2011. Photos Ref: OCEA006

 

Ocean Reef - Rocky Coastline

Underneath the Search and Rescue and Sports Club complexes is this interesting rocky coastline. Pounding ocean waves have carved away all the softer stone in the rocks over the aeons. April 2011. Photos Ref: OCEA007


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