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Perth's favourite playground, the Swan River is a stunning waterway which winds its way from the Darling Scarp to Fremantle. This natural attraction is popular location for Perth locals and visitors to enjoy a day out boating, fishing, skiing...more
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Riverside Drive | Perth City Foreshore, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Swan River is unique in its great access for the general public, with a 10km walking path around both sides of the river in front of the city. There are large open grassed and garden areas adjacent the river for picnic or play. There...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Garon_Susanne
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

And clean with black swans , we’ll worth a stroll along on a sunny day . All of Perth is clean and easy xxx

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank clairer1965
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love to take our 2 dogs walking by the Swan river. It is always beautiful, the views are spectacular and if only there were a few more places to get an ice cream it would be heaven on earth!!!

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This river it's the Perth face for me, it represents the Perth way of life, very chilling and friendly

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank miojorp
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Swan River is just gorgeous, very clean and there are lots of attractions, eateries for coffee and a snacks as well as restaurants which overlook the River. Take a trip on one of the Ferries and just soak up what must be one of...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank GiannaOz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful place to have a walk although it can be hazardous with cyclists sharing part of the path. The views across the river are amazing . Very relaxing.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 874pollyg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our first time visit to Perth and on the first night of arrival, a friend of mine who lived in Perth, intro us to visit the nearby park after dinner around Mends St Jetty to view the Perth city skyline by night. It was a...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Starrlyte
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was beautiful to sit in font of the swan river, saw black swans popping their heads out of the river. It was relaxing and enjoying my gelato sitting on t he bench seeing the sights of swan river, and blue sky.\ There was some...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank newtravelSydney
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's probably not too different to other capital city rivers, not a wonder if the world. But if you are in Perth with nothing to do, it is lovely to walk around. There is always plenty of other people out and about. If you are...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank martingI1442ZW
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had the loveliest cruise to Fremantle. The crew food and vessel was great. Would highly recommend.

Date of experience: September 2019
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11 September 2018|
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Response from hamann2016 | Reviewed this property |
Parking in Perth is difficult & expensive but parking in South Perth is easier but not free either. You can catch the train to the Esplanade/Elizabeth Quay station. The ferry is a Transperth boat and normal fares are... More
17 June 2018|
Response from Jeff M | Reviewed this property |
Bit late, but there is a shed on the opposite side of the river from the town center which hires them out.