Discover all the new things to see and do in Mandurah.

Mandurah offers far more than the iconic dolphins, crabs, and fish & chips that it’s known for. The city has changed, with new developments, dining spots, and experiences. Stay in the loop with the latest and come explore what’s new in Mandurah!

Mandurah has something truly special in store for both locals and visitors alike. From unique wellness endeavours to captivating outdoor exhibitions and delightful dining experiences, Mandurah is unveiling an array of new and exciting opportunities for you to explore. In this article, we’ll take you through some of the latest experiences and quirky dining spots and shops that are making waves in this charming seaside town.

New Experiences

Discover the Giants of Mandurah on the Big Toot Ride

Embark on a magical adventure with the Giants Tour of Mandurah – Big Toot Ride.

This captivating outdoor exhibition showcases giant wooden sculptures by Thomas Dambo, celebrating the natural beauty of Mandurah’s waterways, wetlands, and wildlife.

Yaburgurt Winjan Cirkelstone by Thomas Dambo, Coodanup Foreshore
Yaburgurt Winjan Cirkelstone by Thomas Dambo, Coodanup Foreshore

Hop on the ‘Big Toot,’ Australia’s only tourist road train, as it takes you on a whimsical journey to two of the awe-inspiring giants: the Yaburgurt Winjan Cirkelstone Giant at Coodanup and the Santi Ikto Giant at Halls Head.

This 1.5-hour experience promises an enchanting day out for the whole family, making memories that will last a lifetime.

Check out our Giants tour page to find out more about this tour and other great ways to tour the Giants.

Big Toot Tourist Fun Train Mandurah
Big Toot Tourist Fun Train

Embark on a 3D Augmented Reality Journey of Mandurah’s Aboriginal Heritage

Unveil the captivating history of Mandurah’s waterways through an innovative lens at the Mandurah Visitor Centre.

Step into a realm of 3D Augmented Reality, where the renowned ‘Welcome to Country’ mural by artists Peta & Corey Ugle springs to life.

This immersive experience, launched during NAIDOC week 2023, offers a profound journey into the Aboriginal narrative of how Mandurah’s expansive waterways were brought into existence.

Don’t miss the chance to engage with history in a whole new dimension and discover the cultural richness that defines Mandurah’s past.

3D Augmented Reality Experience at the Mandurah Visitor Centre
Come to the Mandurah Visitor Centre to enjoy a 3D Augmented Reality experience.

Crafting Art from Clay: Unleash Your Creativity with Two Muddy Men Workshops

Unleash your inner artist with Two Muddy Men, a dynamic team dedicated to transforming mud into stunning works of art. Whether you’re a beginner venturing into the world of pottery or a seasoned potter refining your craft, Two Muddy Men welcomes you at every stage of your creative journey.

Located at Terraform Pottery Studio on the picturesque Mandurah Foreshore, along the Smart Street Mall, these workshops offer a chance to get your hands dirty in the most delightful way.

From novices to experts, everyone can immerse themselves in the world of ceramics and discover the joy of crafting mud into masterpieces.

Explore the exciting range of ways you can dive into the world of pottery and embark on a journey of artistic exploration like never before.

Two Muddy Men Mandurah
Two Muddy Men Mandurah

Fresh Faces in Dining and Sips

Step Back in Time at Pop’s Diner & Theatre Restaurant

Transport yourself to the retro glamour of the 1950s at Pop’s Diner & Theatre Restaurant, located in Mandurah’s Ocean Marina precinct.

Immerse yourself in the era of rock ‘n’ roll, classic cars, and iconic diners.

Indulge in delectable cuisine and enjoy a full bar, all while being serenaded by live music on weekends, setting the perfect stage for dancing the night away.

With its vibrant atmosphere and vintage charm, Pop’s Diner promises a nostalgic dining experience that’s perfect for a night out with friends or a romantic evening.

Pop's Diner Mandurah
Pop's Diner Mandurah

Alfie’s Cafe 22

Indulge your taste buds in the heart of Mandurah at Alfie’s Cafe 22 on Sholl Street.

A true embodiment of Australian pride, this family-owned gem serves up culinary delights that reflect the essence of the region.

With a commitment to fresh ingredients sourced from local producers, Alfie’s ensures that every bite is a celebration of the finest Australian produce.

From delectable dishes to locally crafted wines, every aspect of the dining experience speaks to a passion for excellence.

Culinary Excellence at Saltbush Training Restaurant

For a dining experience that combines exceptional food with a purpose, the Saltbush Training Restaurant is a must-visit.

Housed at the South Metropolitan TAFE Mandurah Campus, this newly opened restaurant serves as a live, interactive training environment for budding hospitality and cookery students.

Enjoy the exquisite creations crafted by these future culinary stars as they demonstrate their skills in preparing and serving food and drinks.

With lunch and dinner options available on select days, Saltbush Training Restaurant is an opportunity to savour delectable dishes while supporting the growth of aspiring chefs and hospitality professionals.

Mandurah invites you to explore these new experiences and culinary havens that are redefining the town’s landscape.

Whether you’re seeking well-being, artistic wonder, or delectable delights, Mandurah has something special in store for every adventurer and food enthusiast. So, venture forth and immerse yourself in the magic that Mandurah has to offer!

Discover New Quirky Shops

Elevate Your Well-being at The Wellness Store

Step into a realm of well-being that goes beyond the ordinary at The Wellness Store.

This family-owned and operated establishment believes in the transformative power of investing in one’s health to embrace a life full of joy, gratitude, and happiness.

Far from your typical health store, The Wellness Store redefines the wellness journey by curating an array of products that contribute to healthier bodies, minds, and lifestyles.

Embrace holistic living and let their knowledgeable team guide you toward a more enriched and vibrant life.

The Wellness Store Mandurah
The Wellness Store Mandurah

Crystallize Your Dreams: Botanical H2O’s Magical Jewellery Boutique in Mandurah

Discover the enchanting world of BotanicalH2O, where jewelry becomes a conduit for magic and meaning.

Meet Danielle, the imaginative mind behind the brand, and her devoted team, who meticulously handcraft each piece using ethically sourced, high-quality crystals.

After delighting online patrons since 2017, BotanicalH2O has found its physical home in Mandurah. With a blend of artistry and spirituality, BotanicalH2O offers a mesmerizing array of treasures, from crystal bracelets and necklaces to cleansing tools and gemstones for your sacred space.

Whether you visit BotanicalH2O – The Boutique or explore their online haven, you’ll be transported to a realm where crystals radiate magic and wonder.

Botanical H2O Mandurah
Botanical H2O Mandurah

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