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Swan River
Swan River

Swan River

Riverside Drive,Perth City Foreshore, Perth, WA

The Basics

Enjoy the Swan River by doing some fishing, water skiing, or swimming, or simply taking a picnic to the water’s edge. You can take a cruise to go wine tasting, see the river on a tour of the city, or go running or biking along the waterfront. Popular sightseeing cruises provide views of yacht clubs, quiet bays, and impressive riverside homes, and some include lunch or dinner. Alternatively, you can also see the river from above on a helicopter tour.

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Perth Swan River Dinner Cruise
Perth Swan River Dinner Cruise
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$96.43 per adult
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My wonderful time in cruise dinner
Perth swan river dinner Cruise is very nice I’m enjoying my time there very much 😊❤️ I will be there again for organising of my birthday party 🎂 🥳 🎊 Thanks you very much for your good service in my dinner. See you again soon.
Somphors_K, Jun 2022

Recent reviews from experiences in Perth

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VA To The West trip
Bryon_B, May 2022
Perth Swan River Dinner Cruise
Amazing Swan River cruise 3x course meal. Highly recommended for those who want to explore Perth whether it's friends or a couple. Delicious food served with amazing live music/performances. Worth the money you spend
star-5
The cruise was such great...
Stevie_W, Jun 2022
Swan Valley Gourmet Wine Cruise from Perth
The cruise was such great value! Very attentive staff! We met some lovely people on the day from all walks of life.
star-5
Great day out
Vincent_M, May 2022
Swan Valley River Cruise and Wine Tasting Day Trip from Perth
I enjoyed the boat most of all as a very nice way to see the sights on either side of the swan river while enjoying cheese and wine. The Hostesses worked very hard to keep everyone happy.
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Lovely food very pleasant...
michael_d, Jun 2022
Perth Swan River Dinner Cruise
Lovely food very pleasant and helpful staff, good entertainment great experience all round would definitely do it again.
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Mother’s Day trip
Catherine_Q, May 2022
Swan River Scenic Cruise
I enjoyed having some time together with children as a Mother’s Day gift . Our trip was great and excited.
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Entertained by other...
Gae_P, May 2022
Swan Valley River Cruise and Wine Tasting Day Trip from Perth
Entertained by other guests on the tour. Every one was out to have a great time. The service was great
star-4
Very good day trip
Alar_K, May 2022
Swan Valley River Cruise and Wine Tasting Day Trip from Perth
Very good tour, a bit fast paced, all the activities were not clear before starting. Highly recommended
star-5
Great cruise
Lynn_M, May 2022
Swan River Scenic Cruise
We were lucky enough to get a perfect day. Staff were professional and courteous. Great cruise with limited time.
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Very friendly tour guides...
Hayden_Z, May 2022
Cliffs and Caves Kayak Tour in Swan River
Very friendly tour guides with good information on the local area, we got up close to some dolphin and went inside a little cave good times.
star-5
Awesome day out
Ann_C, Apr 2022
Swan Valley Gourmet Wine Cruise from Perth
Loved the pace of this trip. The food was stunning and never felt hungry. Wine tasting was plentiful. Would definitely recommend this trip to others.
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1/2 day river cruise
Sarah_M, Feb 2022
1/2 day Swan Valley Wine Cheese & Chocolate Tour Inc Afternoon Cruise to Perth
What a great 1/2 day tour. Our guide was friendly and had great local information along the way. Loved the river cruise on the way home.
star-4
Great day out
Scott_N, May 2022
Swan Valley River Cruise and Wine Tasting Day Trip from Perth
Quiet cruise down the Swan while tasting wine, complimented by a cheese board. Beautiful lunch at the homestead brewery. Over dose of wine, cheese and chocolate before finishing with a craft beer. Great day out. Don't eat breakfast
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Things to Know Before You Go

  • Many cruises depart from the Barrack Street Jetty near the Bell Tower, which also has an observation deck with panoramic views.

  • You can reach the Perth Zoo via the Swan River by taking the ferry to South Perth.

  • Elizabeth Quay, next to the Bell Tower, offers eateries, a playground, and public art.

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How to Get There

From Northbridge or the CBD, walk south and you’ll run into the river. The free Blue CAT bus also stops near the waterfront. To cross the river on foot, by bike, or in a vehicle, head to the Narrows Bridge, which connects the CBD and South Perth.

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When to Get There

The sun is strong in Perth in the summertime, and the open riverbanks can be hot and bright. Sunset is a great time for photos, especially at Kings Park, where you can admire the city skyline as it starts to twinkle. Firework displays light up the skies over the river on New Year’s Eve and Australia Day.

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Fremantle

Part of Perth’s metropolitan area, Fremantle is a port city known that sits on the south side of the Swan River, where it meets the ocean. Locals love Freo, as the area is called, for its café scene, bars, and casual vibe. The city is also known for its historical attractions, particularly the Fremantle Prison, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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Frequently Asked Questions
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