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From white sandy beaches in the north, lush vineyards and forests in the south west to the arid red dirt of the outback, there is a vast variety of landscapes in regional Western Australia.
Living in a regional area is popular due to the peaceful and relaxed lifestyle matched with services, infrastructure, shopping and entertainment. There are nine regional areas in Western Australia:
*Figures sourced from ABS CAT 3218.0Last modified: 15/12/2015
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