- Less than 1 hour
Boat ramp, bottom of Ellis St, Augusta, 315km (3.5 hours) south of Perth
Bottom of Albany Terrace, Augusta
TrailsWA Now supports Offline Maps. Follow the instructions below to save trail maps to your phone.
Visit trailswa.com.au on your mobile Our Offline Maps will require you to be connected to trailswa.com.au using the device you intend to take on your trip.
Add to Home Screen Save the trailswa.com.au webpage to your home screen.
Find your trail, and Save Offline Via the bookmark saved to your devices home screen, explore our trails and find the one you want - select "Save this map to use offline". You will need to be connected/online at this point.
Trails WA supports the seven principles recommended by Leave No Trace Australia for minimising your impacts when using the trails.Learn more
The Pelican Trail follows the banks of the Blackwood River estuary at the sleepy town of Augusta. It is magnificently peaceful, especially on calm evenings. For earlybirds, sunrises are spectacular. Often the tranquil waters are broken by surfacing dolphins and splashing fish.
As the name suggests, pelicans feeding and resting on rocks are an everyday event. There is nothing difficult about this trail and it is easily accessible from waterfront holiday homes and the town caravan park.
Here is everything you need to know before visiting this trail.
Up to 1 hour
Group A (Urban trails or short trails near facilities) required.
Group A (Urban trails or short trails near facilities)
Anytime of year
Drive or bus to Augusta, 315km south of Perth
Earn points and badges and become a "TrailsWA Expert" by completing trails and leaving reviews.
Earn 1 point towards
your TrailsWA level
We love to hear from people who've been on our Western Australian trails, so it would be most appreciated it if you wanted to leave a review.
Trails are free and bring so many benefits to our community by providing opportunities to have fun, get fit, socialise, explore and challenge yourself. But they also have to be managed and maintained which only is made possible through terrific sponsors, donations and/or volunteering.
View 6 Photos of Pelican Trail/ River Walk, Augusta
You are reporting a problem for Pelican Trail/ River Walk, Augusta. Please be as detailed as possible to help us appropriately identify and address the issue.
Join trails wa to add this trail to your favourite. By joining you will also be able to rate and review trails and share your photos with other trail goers!