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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 yesterday

I was in Perth for six month long time ago. It was beautiful place . Good people. Swan river was the most beautiful place to spend time with your love one

Thank Atuldaimari
Reviewed yesterday

The swan river is one of most beautiful spots to visit. There are picnic places, long walks around the river or stop at one of the many cafe's. There is a ferry across the river from Perth city to South Perth foreshore, again a lovely...More

Thank royjean2015
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I find Swan River amazing. Ave watched it many times. While viewed from some locations, it's as wide as an ocean while in other areas it assumes a river appearance. The river snakes it's way from Perth Hills. Around Perth city it is can easily...More

Thank NyawiraKithinji
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a "visit your own front yard" holiday staying on the South Perth foreshore and enjoying all the adventures on offer on our beautiful river. At day it is full of activity, at night the lights of Elizabeth Quay and the city are breathtaking....More

Thank Vicki H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful and peaceful environment. strongly recommended to visit during late afternoon for the sunset.

Thank Highlander2046
Reviewed 1 week ago

Makes for beautiful walk or bike ride along the Swan River Foreshore with a foot/cycle path all the way. Particularly in summer!

Thank SandraB6868
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took a lunch cruise on the Swan River with Captain Cook cruises. It was great, just cruising, beautiful scenery, great commentary by Captain. Food was great, the staff friendly and talented too as they provided the entertainment. Kathryn, George and trainee Kierly all have...More

Thank Barbara T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good trip to Fremantle, rather boring captain/guide who spent a lot of time explaining who lived where and the real estate value %!! The return trip was much better

Thank NigelBacon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This river is beautifully clean and offers the opportunity for multiple cruises and a trip to the zoo! The Perth jetty precinct is lined with eateries and children's playgrounds. A cruise to and from Fremantle is a must for a very reasonable cost and the...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful location, views of the city and skyline. Particularly beautiful at night, lots of people out and about during the summer nights!

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Shyenfoong
11 September 2018|
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Response from AndyPrior | Reviewed this property |
Parking South Perth Free! Parking Perth side esplanade around $4 hr.... ferry is free! Tours best to prebook
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IanM5598
18 June 2018|
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Response from JeffroNZ | 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.
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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
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