The City of Stirling has some of the most popular beaches in the Perth area, as well as great coastal facilities such as the Scarborough Amphitheatre. Please respect our community and find out more about our beaches in this page.

Explore our coastlineBeach safety and usage

The City of Stirling manages 7.5km of beach and coastal reserves. Find out more about the beaches and their facilities on this page.
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Explore our history

Chronicle Scarborough is an interactive and accessible archive, bringing to life hidden photos, stories and landscapes through a web of personalised and interactive local touch points. Visit the website and vimeo channel to hear interesting and compelling stories from the past and present.
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Beach safety, surf life saving and law enforcement

The City of Stirling is committed to maximising the public’s enjoyment of the City’s coastline whilst upholding the City of Stirling Local Laws. Find out about beach safety including our Professional Beach Inspectors, local surf life saving clubs and law enforcement.
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Scarborough Amphitheatre

The Scarborough Amphitheatre is located on the foreshore of Scarborough is a great venue for large or small functions and events. Find out more about the Scarborough Amphitheatre on this page.
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BookingsScarborough Amphitheatre

Most activity on beaches and coastal reserves requires approval by the City to ensure the safety all involved, availability of the areas and that all activity complies with local laws.

Activities that do require approval are events open to the general public or impact on the usage of beaches and coastal areas, licensed events, noise and parking implications. These activities include concerts, promotions, product sampling, weddings, photography and filming, personal training and outdoor fitness classes and all activity within the Scarborough Amphitheatre.

Activities that do not require approval include small, private gatherings, general swimming, picnics and general exercise.

This page provides the information you need to enquire, make a booking and Terms and Conditions of Use.

Upcoming events  

The City hosts many events throughout the year. Summer at Scarborough is full of events and activities for the whole family to enjoy. Go to the City's What's On page to view all events around the City and see the link to events at Scarborough.

Event Sponsorship - Scarborough Beach

The Metropolitan Redevelopment Authority (MRA) in partnership with the City of Stirling are offering sponsorship of up to $30,000 towards innovative events, arts, projects or cultural activities occurring in the Scarborough Beach redevelopment area.

Eligible applicants include community groups, business associations, not-for-profit organisations, philanthropic foundations, tertiary institutions, and voluntary organisations. The MRA will also consider applications from organisers of high profile existing events and festivals and proposals for new events created to complement the unique attributes and goals of Scarborough.

For more information about Scarborough Event Sponsorship please contact the MRA on (08) 6557 0700 or mraevents@mra.wa.gov.au.

Find out more about the Scarborough Beach redevelopment here.