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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
+61 432 414 887
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Reviewed yesterday

The Swan River is a delightful choice to walk around. Crossing the new Matagarup bridge is the best development Perth has had in many years

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lisasvensson6
Reviewed yesterday

The cruise was very good in enabling us to get an overview of the area. We had no idea how good Perth and the outer suburbs were so spread out. Very impressed with the trip and would recommend it to everyone that goes to Perth.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank wilbur12
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The river is super chill and has things to cater for everyone. There are small boats and canoes to hire for people wanting to be out on the water. On one side of the river, there are bikes and four wheel peddle cars for hire...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank amberleykaelyn
Reviewed 6 days ago

We enjoyed a short cruise along the Swan River from Perth to Freemantle. The scenery along the river was stunning.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Graham E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my friend walk around from Crown Perth. This area have good facilities for public. The most important this area have nice view and nice weather.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Roving46544820257
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Swan River really a beautiful scenery when you pass over or stay beside the pier of Swan River , The sunrise and sunset is attractive and nice. Nice view .

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kat3301
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely place for a slow walk accompanied with cool breeze, lovely black swan and the view of river that painted in perfect deep blue...

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kaito1417
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So beautifull ! I would like to be a swan One of these superb black swans you can see along this fantastic river

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Marc R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely romantic place for a stroll, separate footpaths and cycling paths as well. Easy access with parking nearby. Must see when in Perth!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank HanaC313
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good place to wind down after work. Family friendly area as well. Early morn and evening are the best timing to be.

Date of experience: November 2018
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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.
4 August 2016|
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Response from Sharon F | Reviewed this property |
Hi fisherman- sorry I didn't reply quickly. Yes, plenty of fishing spots all along the river. I'm not sure about restrictions but I think the new developments wouldn't encourage fishing- but that would be in the city's... More