Get to Know Perth
Perth’s geographic isolation hasn’t stopped it from growing into a prosperous city filled with educational and professional opportunities. Overlooking the Swan River, which flows from the foothills of the Darling Range all the way to Freemantle, it offers excellent living standards and exciting things to see and do.
On average, Perth enjoys 265 days of sunshine a year. Whether you want to visit Rottnest Island or make the most of the climate at famous Cottesloe Beach, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to get outside and enjoy the sunshine. Perth is also home to Kings Park, one of the largest inner-city parks in the world. Overlooking the city, it’s a great spot for hiking and picnicking.
Be sure to book your student accommodation in Perth early to avoid missing out on your preferred location.
If you're moving from overseas to study in Perth you'll need to have an Australian bank account to pay your bills, including rent for your student accommodation. To make this research a little easier we've rounded up the best bank accounts for students in Australia.