Swan River, Perth

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Swan River provides an excellent venue for enjoying a sunny day in Perth. Like the locals, you can boat, fish, kayak, and swim in the clean water, or enjoy a picnic and view from the riverbanks. Various companies provide river cruises, introducing you to an ecosystem that includes water plants, fish, crabs, dolphins, osprey, pelicans, and black swans. Head upriver to the Swan Valley to tour a winery or downriver to see historic Fremantle at the river's mouth. To visit Swan River on your holiday in Perth, and find out what else Perth has to offer, use our Perth route tool .
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  • October 11, 2017
    took an uber to crawley boat shed. on the way back, took a leisurely walk back to elizabeth quay - roughly around 3.3km. however, be alert of cyclist  more »
  • October 11, 2017
    The Swan River may be one of Perth's biggest attractions but is in view well and truly under utilised. After travelling European cities with rivers, it is quite obvious that Perth is lacking in vision...  more »
  • October 10, 2017
    Riverside is a great walking / jogging / cycling path. Starting from the end of Adelaide terrace this goes all the way to the CBD along the river. Morning temperatures are cool and this is a great tim...  more »

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