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Ellis Brook Valley Reserve

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Great thing to do on a sunny weekend

First day of sun in awhile and everyone seemed to be heading here. Suggest you arrive early as... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
Perth, Australia
Ellis Brook Valley Reserve, what a great way to spend a Sunday arvo here in Perth.

Having lived 6.5 kilometers away (As the crow flies) from this little hidden gem for the last 11... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2017
Perth, Australia
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Rushton Road, Gosnells, Western Australia 6110, Australia
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Reviewed 30 July 2017

Mr K and I took a hike from the reserve up to this gorgeous natural landscape. SO lovely, I’d do it again in the summertime, for sure. One of the most stunning hikes I’ve ever done, comparable to The Grand Canyon.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Millie R
Reviewed 30 July 2017

First day of sun in awhile and everyone seemed to be heading here. Suggest you arrive early as parking is limited. There is a toilet at the picnic spot. We did the loop which after some rain meant that there was a waterfall. Good signage...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 22 June 2017

Having lived 6.5 kilometers away (As the crow flies) from this little hidden gem for the last 11 years, I am embarrassed to say, this was my first time there. There were two parts that we looked at. The 60 Foot Falls and the old...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank BigColAhearn
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Best with hiking shoes (not Thongs / Sandals) :D There are two parkings, for Sixty Foot Falls trail, please find 'Valley Head car park' on google map. You are welcome to bring dogs for this trail. Without know much about the trail, I was surprised...More

Date of experience: May 2017
3  Thank Milody
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

This park is quite small and has a couple of nice walks. If you drive in there is a parking area on your left with toilets and picnic areas. It is also the starting point of some walks like the Eagle walk. We drove to...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank Martybossy
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Ellis Brrok Valley Reserve is free to enter and once inside you can find neat little walking trails, phogenic scenes and great little picnic spots.

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank Zali S
Reviewed 12 January 2017

We did the sixty foot falls trail. Lovely small hike up to the top of the falls, gorgeous scenery the whole way. You can see the city at the top of the hike and when you get to the quarry it is beautiful. Only one...More

Date of experience: January 2017
2  Thank ChristinaJ708
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

A hidden gem. Great walk and interesting nature reserve. Will definitely return to explore further. Climb/walk a bit rough in places so not suitable for young children or those with some physical disability.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Carla S
Reviewed 19 October 2016

A great place to visit well laid out plenty of parking. Lots of areas for a BBQ and picnic great facilities very clean. The walk trails are well maintained. Some great views of Perth area from the top of the walk. Plenty of wildflowers and...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Brian A
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Pro's: - gorgeous natural scenery, good views of the city (not clear enough for Rottnest views today) - easy walking on the blue wren trail (1.4km each way) - circuit walk 1.7km east for a reasonably fit person, is fairly steep at times. Worth it...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Karleen L
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Tara T
24 September 2018|
Response from M R |
Did you get an answer, I want to swim here too?
Tara T
24 September 2018|
Response from NatB1 | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't. You probably could if the water level was high enough and you could get down to it
24 April 2018|
Response from deadcorvette |
Nope :)