Melville Water Riverpark Trail

Need to Know

  • Time

    Time depends on mode of transport
  • Distance

    32km return
  • Trail Start

    Fremantle Traffic Bridge or Canning Bridge
  • Trail End

    Canning Bridge or Fremantle Traffic Bridge
  • Degree of Difficulty

    Easy - Suits majority of fitness and experience levels.

  • What to Pack?

    Group A (Urban trails or short trails near facilities) required.  Show Pack

  • Best Time of the Year

    All year round
  • Facilities

    In most reserves surrounding the Swan Canning Riverpark, dogs are permitted but must be on a leash. However there are a number of locations where dogs are not allowed. Please note, dog exercise guidelines are administered by each local council and can vary, so please ensure you check each local council’s guidelines before bringing your dog. For a general guide, online lists of dog friendly parks in the Perth metropolitan area, please click here:

    • Access with assistance for the Disabled
    • BBQ Facilities
    • Bicycle Locker
    • Bicycle Path
    • Cafe
    • Car Park
    • Child Activities
    • Coach Parking
    • Kiosk
    • Lookouts
    • Picnic Area
    • Public Toilet
    • Shaded Area
    • Sheltered Area
    • Toilet Facilities for Disabled
    • View Platform
    • Water Access Points
  • Access to the Trail

    Walk, cycle, or catch public transport from either Fremantle or Canning Bridge
  • Download KML

    Download KML File (Disclaimer applies)

  • Trail Contact

    Department of Parks and Wildlife
    Telephone: (08) 9442 0300
    Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
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