Swan River, Perth

Must see · Water Body · Nature / Park
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.
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  • The parks surrounding the river are all excellent and are beautiful. There are plenty to checkout and as a visitor from a city also framed around a river, it is a pleasure to see how well it is used.....  more »
  • lovely walk and very pretty and quiet for a maijor city. You can also do nice cruises with luch or dinner included  more »
  • Loved the walk past the Swan bell tower on Elizabeth quay and the river walk is magnificent Cycling runners and walkers come alive early morning to enjoy sunshine and the Perth city highlights...  more »
  • Rowing cross Swan River. Beautiful scenery
  • Was a great day went for a boat cruise
  • Looks good but full of jelly fish
  • Beautiful views
  • Fabulous spot, I love that 🥰

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