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Places To Go in Perth Southern Suburbs


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CY O'Connor Dog Beach

Great Beach for an off-lead walk!

Details

  • Suited For:Dog Friendly
  • Activities:Walking
  • Facilities:BBQ,Pets Allowed,Picnic Facilities,Toilets,Wheelchair Access
  • Natural Attractions:Beaches & Bays

Description

Take your dog for a walk and swim along the CY O'Connor Beach. The people are friendly and so are the dogs. If you fancy a picnic or bbq afterwards, there's a grassy area with picnic facilities and shade! 

Deep Water Point

Deep Water Point Reserve is a picturesque river edge location consisting of lawned picnic areas under majestic trees, a boat ramp, cafe, play spaces, an iconic jetty and beach access.

Details

  • Facilities:BBQ,Boat Ramp,Cafe / Shops,Kids Play Grounds,Picnic Facilities,Toilets
  • Natural Attractions:National Parks & Reserves

Description

Located along The Esplanade, Mount Pleasant, this reserve is busy with casual users, especially during the summer months.

Ellis Brook Valley Reserve

Great views of Perth and great for a picnic!

Details

  • Natural Attractions:National Parks & Reserves,Swimming Holes,Waterfalls
  • Activities:Walking
  • Facilities:BBQ,Picnic Facilities,Toilets,Walking Trails

Description

<p> This area is a nice place to spend the day with your family. You can have a picnic, walk along the trail, look at the wildlife and enjoy the views! Especially from the top of the waterfall. </p>

Heathcote Reserve

Heathcote Reserve is within the Heathcote Cultural Precinct and is a heritage-listed site with a rich history and a variety of current cultural uses.

Details

  • Facilities:Picnic Facilities,Toilets,BBQ,Cafe / Shops,Kids Play Grounds
  • Natural Attractions:National Parks & Reserves

Description

The precinct features a contemporary art gallery, museum, artist studios, workshop spaces and stunning venues for hire, as well as a world class restaurant, and one of the most popular award-winning children’s playgrounds in the metropolitan area.

The waterside area is a beautiful tucked away spot that is host to a number of events, and boats amazing city views.

Point Walter

Point Walter Reserve is a large riverside reserve offering idyllic views of the Swan River.

Details

  • Facilities:Cafe / Shops,Kids Play Grounds,Picnic Facilities,Toilets,Walking Trails,BBQ,Boat Ramp
  • Natural Attractions:National Parks & Reserves,Rivers & Lakes

Description

Point Walter Reserve is located in Bicton on Honour Avenue. It's size, natural beauty and abundance of facilities makes it the perfect location for any occasion, from a casual family outing to a large wedding.

The picturesque Point Walter Golf Course is located within the reserve as well as the Point Walter Recreation and Conference Centre.

When the tide is out, you can walk from the foreshore out into the river along the Point Walter Sandbar. Many people take advantage of this natural phenomenon to snap an interesting photo!

Point Walter Reserve was named after the principal feature on the Swan River, Point Walter, which was originally named by Captain James Stirling in 1827 after a favourite uncle.

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