For the first time you can fly from Europe to Australia in a single hop. Qantas’ new non-stop Heathrow–Perth flight is officially the quickest way to get Down Under.
Perth is a great jumping off point for exploring Western Australia. But even if you’re on a short stopover, there’s plenty to do in the city by the sea. Here former resident Elke Hogan picks her five favourite ways to spend time in Perth.