Burswood Paddle Trail

Need to Know

  • Time

    Time depends on the exploring you do!
  • Distance

    7km loop
  • Trail Start (Loop)

    Banks Reserve, off Joel Terrace , East Perth
  • Degree of Difficulty

    Easy - Suits majority of fitness and experience levels.

    Boat traffic on the river, particularly larger vessels (wine cruise ferry's) will follow the marked channel. Avoid ski club area when they are running events. The river channel southwest of Burswood Island is restricted for use by the ski club.

  • What to Pack?

    Group F (Paddling trails) required.  Show Pack

  • Best Time of the Year

    Anytime whenever the weather is nice
  • Facilities

    Public toilets at start, in Claisebrook cove, Heirrison Island, Burswood Park. Cafes and Restaurants in Claisebrook Cove.

    • BBQ Facilities
    • Cafe
    • Kiosk
    • Picnic Area
    • Public Toilet
  • Prohibited Items

    The Water Ski Club has sole access to the water east of Burswood Island.
  • Access to the Trail

    Drive, walk, cycle or bus from Perth.
  • Download KML

    Download KML File (Disclaimer applies)


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