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Riverside Gardens Reserve or Eacott Par, Greenfields, 73km (50 minutes) south of Perth (10 minutes east of Perth)
Trail EndGet directions
Car park near Serpentine River, Old Pinjarra Rd, Greenfields
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About Joseph and Dulcie Nannup Trail, Mandurah
The Joseph and Dulcie Nannup trail is approximately 4km long, flat easy walk with interpretives signage sharing an insight into the cultural history of the Serpentine River.
The Nannup's used to live in bush camps along the river, sustaining their family on fish caught from the river and lakes in the area. In honour of their memory and the continuing use of the River by their family this walk trail has been named after them.
Boardwalks along this trail overlook the scenic Goegrup Lake, which is fed by the Serpentine River that begins at the Darling Scarp, and is one of the three major rivers that drain into the Peel-Harvey Estuary, an internationally important wetland listed on the Ramsar Treaty.
Enjoy sighting diverse birdlife, Quenda and possibly dolphins, not to mention the abundant varied native vegetation.
This trail is one of four Heartwalks created in Mandurah in 1997 in partnership with the National Heart Foundation.
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Time / Duration
Around an hour
Up to 8km return depending on route taken
What To Pack
Group A (Urban trails or short trails near facilities) required.
What To Pack
Group A (Urban trails or short trails near facilities)
- Full large water bottle per person.
- Sun hat or bike helmet (compulsory in WA).
- Sunglasses, sunscreen (30+) and insect repellant.
- Clothes to suit the activity and potential weather conditions (See suggestions below).
- Binoculars and camera (optional).
No bushwalking experience required. Flat even surface with no steps or steep sections. Suitable for wheelchair users who have someone to assist them. Walks no greater than 5km.
Hazards & WarningsBoardwalk across the river has no railings on either side. Caution when ground is wet.
FacilitiesWheelchair users may require assistance due to changes in the terrain surfaces along the trail.
- Access without assistance for the Disabled
- BBQ Facilities
- Car Park
- Dog Friendly
- Parking for Disabled
- Picnic Area
- Public Toilet
- Shaded Area
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2 trail goers have rated Joseph and Dulcie Nannup Trail, Mandurah as 4.5 out of 5!
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Jacob Cumberworth rated Joseph and Dulcie Nannup Trail, Mandurah a 5 out of 5
There are no cafes or restaurants near by, listen out for dolphins in the river.
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Joseph and Dulcie Nannaup Trail - Boardwalk
Serpentine RiverThe trail follows the Serpentine River
PelicanBirdlife is abundent along the river.
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