Coast To River Guided Hike | 18 km | 5 Hrs
- Duration: 4 Hours (approx.)
- Product code: PTKFB1
Explore the history and heritage of Perth on our urban Coast to River guided hike on the Wardun Beelier Bidi. This trail makes up part of the Wadjuk Trail Network. Traverse 18km on this urban adventure, linking bushland with iconic Noongar and Heritage Trails and immerse yourself in the diverse landscape and natural settings. From sweeping ocean views at Cottesloe beach, to Devils Elbow Cave in Peppermint grove, marvel at raptors and waterbirds as we weave through ecological corridors of flora and fauna. We head to Buckland Hill Reserve, one of the highest points in Perth, was used as an observation point by Willem de Vlamingh when he landed near Cottesloe Beach in 1696. Explore the history of the Leighton Battery bunker, with tunnel complexes and gun placements, before we reach Mudurup one of many points along the Perth Coastline where ceremonies relating to the Kuranup ( Noongar Heaven) took place, and a registered ceremonial site with mythological significance for Noongar people.
INCLUDED IN YOUR TICKET:
- A guided 18km hike along Wardun Beelier Bidi Trail.
- Amazing historical stories and secrets covering aboriginal history and local heritage of our fascinating hiking trail.
- Our personal recommendations for local cafes and restaurants to enjoy a well deserved meal or coffee post hike.
- A great experience with Perth's award-winning hiking tour operator
- Friendly and knowledgeable, first aid trained tour guides
The Hike Collective is an award winning, tourism accredited and eco-certified hiking tour company. We provide the highest of quality hiking tour experiences, so you can enjoy with peace of mind. Read our reviews and see what hikers say!
MEETING POINT AND GETTING THERE
We begin this tour in Cottesloe. There is ample parking and check in will be at the Grant Marine Carpark in Cottesloe.
WHAT TO WEAR & BRING:
- Comfortable shoes such as trainers
- Water bottle (at least 1L)
- Sun protection and hat
- Snacks to enjoy on the trail
This hike is a grade 2, and no hiking experience is required. The trail has a slight uphill gradient for the first half, but reversed on the way back! See what the grades mean here.
No-shows and cancellations received within 48 hours of hike departure will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
Cancellations within 2-7 days prior will incur a 50% cancellation fee. Cancellations received over 7 days in advance will receive a full refund or credit towards another hike experience. Please note that Rezdy fees are non refundable. Guests can transfer their booking to a friend with no penalty but must advise The Hike Collective so we can forward all booking information to the new attendee.
If The Hike Collective cancels a tour due to weather or danger in any way, your ticket will automatically be moved to the new date, or you will be eligible to transfer amounts paid to another tour or receive a full refund.