Swan River, Perth

4.7
#1 of 250 in Nature in Western Australia
Must see · Water Body · Nature / Park
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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.
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  • An interesting way to visit the city is to park the car at Mend Street, South Perth, and take the public ferry across the river to the Bell Tower. A family ticket is about $10 return. The ferry... 
    An interesting way to visit the city is to park the car at Mend Street, South Perth, and take the public ferry across the river to the Bell Tower. A family ticket is about $10 return. The ferry...  more »
  • Take your time snake along and enjoy the views of Perth. Better if you take the ferry to Rottnest Island and get the guided tour! 
    Take your time snake along and enjoy the views of Perth. Better if you take the ferry to Rottnest Island and get the guided tour!  more »

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