Charles Rawlings-Way is a travel, food and music writer from Adelaide, with a Western Australian habit he can’t seem to kick. There’s something marvelously unfettered about WA that keeps him coming back for more. When the sun sets over the Indian Ocean, there are few places he’d rather be than sipping a sundowner in Fremantle.

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Feature An In Depth Perspective A Winter Weekend in Perth

With a stylish small-bar scene, wine and foodie daytrip destinations on tap and fabulously arty Fremantle just downstream, a winter weekend in Perth delivers style, substance and sociability. Banish the winter chills in some secret city boltholes, then explore the Perth Hills, Swan Valley and atmospheric Freo.