Swimming, snorkeling & windsurfing are popular activities at this sandy beach with gentle waves. Leighton Beach in Perth has generally low waves, so is best suited to swimmers and beginner surfers. This Perth beach is popular with families. Leighton Beach is great for snorkelling and is known for its calmer conditions than its neighbouring bays. The best part about this beach is the north side is dog-friendly making it the perfect oasis for your pup to paddle! Leighton offers a large grassed area for picnics as well as BBQ’s, picnic tables and accessible toilets. There is a conveniently placed kiosk for food on the go or you can spend the afternoon sipping on rose on the sprawling balcony of Bib and Tucker. There are a few more options for dining just a short stroll away.