Backyard Blitz Series - Secrets of the Swan
Perth Western Australia - Sun 5th July 2020

Max Participants:
24
Address:
Green Cactus Forrest Place
Location:
Perth Western Australia
Date:
Sun 5th July 2020
Start Time:
9:00am
End Time:
4:00pm
Duration:
7 hours
Non-Member Cost:
$45.00 per person
Member Cost:
$35.00 per person
Tagged:
walk

Our guides rate the Adventurous Women 'Secrets of the Swan' walk as HIGH up there on the list of urban walks in the Perth area ... join them and discover why!

 

This is the first of our Backyard Blitz Series and it's a BIG DAY OUT!  Wonderful wetlands, wildlife and walkways with AWesome Women ... what more could you want!

 

The walk will take you from Perth to Guildford, with designated stops along the way to allow for re-grouping, morning tea and lunch; and so that our guides can share history/information about some of the areas along the way.  An absolutely picturesque walk, showcasing riverside wetlands where 96 species of bird life can be found, bird Sanctuary, salt marshes, boardwalks, walkways, nature reserves, long neck turtles, purple swam hens, paperbark trees, flooded gums and so much more!

 

On completion of the walk our Adventurous Women Guides invite you to join them at The Historical Guildford Hotel for a well earned beverage if you'd like to, before catching the train with them back to Perth from the Guildford Train Station.  


Meeting Place: The Green Cactus Sculpture in Forrest Place opposite the Perth Train Station

Distance: 19.5km / Full Day is Required

Style of Walk:  Urban, Medium Paced with regular stops along the way, Informative & Picturesque

Finish Point: Guildford Train Station

 

Gallery

Hop, Skip & Jump
Oh Dear!!!
Beautiful wetlands
Some stories to tell
Gorgeous Autumn Colours
Interesting find
time for a rest

Location

Please note map locations and route are approximate only

Highlights

● Riverside Wetlands - 96 species of birdlife to be found

● Picturesque boardwalks, walkways, nature reserves

● Trailing along the swan river exploring many secrets along the way

● Discovering the History between Perth & Guildford

● Long Neck Turtles & Purple Swamp Hens

Includes

Two experienced and knowledgeable AW Guides

A full day interpretive hiking experience - Sharing Secrets of the Swan

Photo's of Your Experience

What To Bring/Wear

- BYO Lunch for a picnic along the way

- Cash/Card for the morning tea stop & Train ticket

- Day Pack - Sunscreen, Hat, Water, Raincoat/Poncho, Jumper

- Comfy worn in walking shoes

- A Sense of Adventure

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What our Clients Are Saying…

Backyard Blitz Series - Secrets of the Swan Perth WA

Sun 5th July 2020 | Kylie R

Great bunch of ladies as usual. Gorgeous guides and beaut scenery.

Backyard Blitz Series - Secrets of the Swan Perth WA

Great bunch of ladies as usual. Gorgeous guides and beaut scenery.

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Great bunch of ladies as usual. Gorgeous guides and beaut scenery.

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Sun 5th July 2020 | Wendy M

Another great AW excursion around our beautiful city and banks of the Swan River, well-led by the dynamic duo Jazzy and Sue O. Saw lots of interesting features and enjoyed the company of friendly co-walkers. 19km sounds long but was definitely doable.

Backyard Blitz Series - Secrets of the Swan Perth WA

Another great AW excursion around our beautiful city and banks of the Swan River, well-led by the dynamic duo Jazzy and Sue O. Saw lots of interesting features and enjoyed the company of friendly co-walkers. 19km sounds long but was definitely doable.

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Another great AW excursion around our beautiful city and banks of the Swan River, well-led by the dynamic duo Jazzy and Sue O. Saw lots of interesting features and enjoyed the company of friendly co-walkers. 19km sounds long but was definitely doable.

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Sun 5th July 2020 | Kay W

Wonderful day out. Relaxed pace. Plenty of time to look around. Lots of breaks. HEAPS to see.

Lovely ending with a celebratory drink at the Guildford Hotel at the end. Great Day 🎉🎉

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Wonderful day out. Relaxed pace. Plenty of time to look around. Lots of breaks. HEAPS to see.

Lovely ending with a celebratory drink at the Guildford Hotel at the end. Great Day 🎉🎉

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Wonderful day out. Relaxed pace. Plenty of time to look around. Lots of breaks. HEAPS to see.

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