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A nice quiet setting so close to Perth's CBD

This is a well kept secret, accessible by car to the revamped park setting by the City of Canning... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
Leeming, Australia
Kent St Weir and Canning River

We live locally and walk the 4.5 klm butterfly walk every day. The area is abundant with wildlife... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2018
Perth, Australia
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1 Kent St, Wilson, Canning, Western Australia 6107, Australia
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Reviewed 3 June 2018

This is a well kept secret, accessible by car to the revamped park setting by the City of Canning or by canoes or kayaks on the Canning River

Thank wanderer6149
Reviewed 29 March 2018

We live locally and walk the 4.5 klm butterfly walk every day. The area is abundant with wildlife and the landscape is beautiful. Not to mention the locals that will greet you with a very cheery hello on Meeting. Also don't forget the different seasons...More

Thank May728
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Part of the larger Canning River Reserve this very historical weir was built in the early 20th century to control the quality (salinity) in the river Has had several rebuild with the latest just completed This is a very accessible part of the river to...More

Thank Darrel J
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Came here for a stroll after lunch, discovered the weir was undergoing renovations with a temporary bridge in place maintaining access to Canning River Regional Park. Made for an interesting outing viewing the restoration work underway and seeing the water gushing through river flow diversion....More

Thank wlkbt_trvlr
Reviewed 17 June 2017

I love this place and often take the dog there for a walk. Normally the weir is lovely but the bridge is currently being renovated so access is temporarily being impeded. Once the work is finished it will be well worth visiting again.

Thank The_Grumpster
Reviewed 8 June 2017

avoid weekends .too busy , through the week is perfect :) bit pricey on public holidays ,, although great selection of food to be had.

Thank Assessmentgerl
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Going to the Kent Street Weir is like stepping back in time to much simpler forms of entertainment.Its calm( although the council are currently rebuilding the weir,pretty greenery around with nature walks and gents waters People were bringing their canoes down, there are swans paddling...More

Thank Vivienne L
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

So much to do here! The bmx track was perfect for our beginners. Then a range of different cycle paths, schooling mullet just at weir, playground, castledare train track and launch spots for canoes. The cafe was very busy so unless you're willing to wait...More

Thank Marnsab
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We regularly ride to here on Sundays for exercise and enjoy a coffee. So stopping for lunch was a natural extension. Good food, service and setting at a reasonable price. A very relaxing place to have a quiet lunch with friends. No alcohol on sale,...More

Thank Murray R
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Regularly walk around this area its just beautiful. nice grass area to relax and take in the view or follow the many tracks for a little walk. Cafe nearby which is also pet friendly. Also has a Train Station for Castledare train for the kids.

Thank Suzi H
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19 November 2017|
Response from Assessmentgerl | Reviewed this property |
Yes as long as on a lead :)