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Bush to Beach Trail, Perth Western Suburbs Bush to Beach Trail, Perth Western Suburbs

Bush Walk

(+2)
Urban Walk, Cycle
 in Perth & Surrounds

Part of Whadjuk Trail Network network
  • Half day
  • 16.3 km
    • Bush Walk Class 3

      Moderate trail that may have short steep hills, rough surface, many steps or some rock hopping. Directional signage. Some bushwalking experience and moderate fitness required.

Bush to Beach Trail is a 16.3 kilometer point-to-point trail located near Daglish, The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used for hiking, walking, and mountain biking. Dogs are also able to use this trail.  The Trail lies on Whadjuk Noongar land and forms the east/ west link of the Whadjuk Trails. Spectacular views of the Indian Ocean and the Perth skyline can be taken in whilst enjoying the remnant bushland areas.

Zamia Trail in Bold Park
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Whadjuk Trails are well marked with directional signs including an icon of the individual trail. Users should look for triangular trail markers in footpaths and bollards along the route. Bush to Beach Trail is marked in an east to west direction, the marker includes the icon of the Balga.  

Trails are suitable for all walkers, with a moderate level of fitness required in places. Facilities are available for breaks along the way.

Information relating to fauna and flora, and indigenous cultural heritage, is contained within the trails. Learn about the 6 Noongar seasons, illustrating an intimate connection with the land and based on local climatic characteristics.

The Whadjuk Trails connect numerous "Bush Forever" sites which utilise the Government's commitment to the conservation of bushland on the Swan Coastal Plain portion of the Perth Metropolitan Region. Whadjuk Trails are dog friendly and mostly cycle friendly and accesible.  Alternate route maps are available on the website where required.

A train can be caught to Subiaco, and then bus 97 to stop 17520, or bus 950 from Wellington Street in Perth alighting at stop 26201 near Rosalie Park. See www.transperth.wa.gov.au.

Western Australian (Perth City) Visitor Centre

(08) 9483 1111

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Time / Duration

5 hours dependant on snack breaks and viewing stops.

Length

16.3km one way

What To Pack

Group B (Bushwalks and/or longer trails) required.

Trail Start

Rosalie Park, Onslow Rd, Shenton Park which is 5km (12minutes) from Perth CBD

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Trail End

Grant Street, Cottesloe which is 12km (25minutes) from Perth CBD

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Bush Walk

Class 3

Moderate trail that may have short steep hills, rough surface, many steps or some rock hopping. Directional signage. Some bushwalking experience and moderate fitness required.

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Difficulty Notes

The section to Reabold Hill in Bold Park requires a moderate level of fitness on unsealed paths.

Hazards & Warnings

The trail through Bold Park is unsealed and uneven. Take care in this section.

Facilities

Wheelchair access is limited in Bold Park due to uneven and unsealed surface. Please refer to the brochure and follow the cycle route.
There are no toilet facilities at Grant Marine Park at the end of the walk
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Cafe
  • Car Park
  • Child Activities
  • Dog Friendly
  • Guide
  • Kiosk
  • Lookouts
  • All accessible parking
  • Picnic Area
  • Public Toilet
  • Shaded Area
  • Sheltered Area
  • Shop
  • All accessible toilet facilities
  • View Platform
  • Water Access Points

Best time of year

August to November to enjoy wild flowers

Trail Access

Road 2WD, train, bus, bike

Prohibited Items

Bicycles are prohibited in a section of Bold Park, where the alternate route will need to be followed.
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