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South Perth Foreshore

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Address: Mend St/South Perth Esplanade | Near Mends St Jetty, South Perth, Perth, Western Australia 6151, Australia
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Great place to watch fireworks

A good place to have a picnic. It is also a great place on Australia day to have an impromptu small game of cricket and watch the fireworks.

Reviewed 2 days ago
Lini999
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Canberra, Australia

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Canberra, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A good place to have a picnic. It is also a great place on Australia day to have an impromptu small game of cricket and watch the fireworks.

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Herne Bay, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hired a Hobi sailing boat from the boat shed located on the foreshore in St James Mitchell park. Great fun. Great scenery too.

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Thank J K
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We pass this foreshore quite frequently as we use the ferry at Mends St jetty on a number of occasions. Nice to walk along here and the esplanade and watch some local activities.

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Thank PaulSiow
South Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must if you visit Perth, the views either during day time or night time is wonderful I can only say how breath taking it is to take a walk along the foreshore and just enjoy a magnificent view.

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Thank Alan F
South Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great place of family and picnics and a day in the sun! Must see if you are in Perth!! Lovely place for champagne with your sweetie as well!

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Thank OnTheRoad411
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The view looking back across the Swan to Perth city in absolutely beautiful be it day or night. But at night is when it blossoms. The walk from mt accommodation to an eating venue it spectacular. People come from far and wide to "dine" on the river bank and enjoy the magnificent views on Perth. What a fantastic part of... More 

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Thank Rob S
Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like an invigorating walk (or cycle) and the weather is fine, I think it is hard to beat the South Perth foreshore. You can walk for what seems like miles (and it probably is) on the path beside the Swan River with wonderful views across the sparkling waters to Perth's city skyline along the entire route. And on... More 

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Thank JElliot32
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While staying in Perth we read a damming tripadvisor report in the West Australian Newspaper from tourists who had visited Perth and also Rottnest Island. They must have been on another Island. The city is amazing with so much to see and do. Rottnest has to be my most favourite place to visit. It is such a relaxing place to... More 

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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

South Perth foreshore is lovely to have a walk and check out the views of the city from the Southside. There's a lovely park for the kids and nice walking path. For me, I prefer Elizabeth Quay and the walk along Perth foreshore from Claisebrook to Bell Tower and further.

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Thank KylieIsTravelling
Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

This is arguably the best vantage point to obtain iconic photo shots of the Perth city skyline ... that any one with a camera or smart phone can capture without any training :) ... enjoy !!

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