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Great place to gather, kayak or just go for a walk

Regularly walk around this area its just beautiful. nice grass area to relax and take in the view... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2017
Suzi H
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Perth, Australia
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Very Enjoyable meal

I have dined here a couple of times, and found it very nice. The service can be a bit slow at times... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2017
lainey007
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Perth, Australia
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1 Kent St, Wilson, Canning, Western Australia 6107, Australia
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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Regularly walk around this area its just beautiful. nice grass area to relax and take in the view or follow the many tracks for a little walk. Cafe nearby which is also pet friendly. Also has a Train Station for Castledare train for the kids.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Suzi H
Reviewed 15 January 2017

I have dined here a couple of times, and found it very nice. The service can be a bit slow at times but its a relaxing place so no real issue

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank lainey007
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Kent Street Weir is one of those few places left in the world close to a major city where you can paddle on a natural river system, watch a multitude of bird species in their natural environment, see fish in the still healthy river water,...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank 336wallyh
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

It is hard to believe that this place is so close to the city. The birdlife on the river is amazing. Darters, Spoonbills, Cormorants, Ducks, Moor hens, Eagles and Hawks all a short paddle up or downstream. The fish wete makibg the water boil there...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank GraemeR6149
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We were in this area for lunch and decided to walk some of the paths near the river. As it was a cool day the experience was very pleasant. Summer could be different as the bush and water could produce snakes and plenty of mosquitos.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Emeritusprofessor
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Kent St Weir has an Environmental Education centre which is excellent for kids. The Weir holds back the waters of The Canning River and is a great place to see wildlife. There is fishing as well as kayaking. Mature trees and wetlands are attractants for...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Steve K
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great place to rest while cycling through the area. Great food and staff very helpful. Service was slow due to the crowds that always gather on a nice day. nice view of the park and river.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Carla S
Reviewed 6 July 2016

There is so much to explore and so we decided to walk along the banks of the weir admiring the various waterfowl and even the other species of birds that came out to play that winter morning after the storm. Delightful and serene. Just always...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank AnitaK22
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Great place to go for a relaxing walk or paddle in a canoe you can hire or take your own. There are BBQ facilities with a great area for picnics. There is also free parking and an excellent cafe which is dog friendly. The cafe...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Maria Q
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Often have a coffee at the cafe overlooking these grounds, it's a halfway point to stop on. Medium bike ride from thornlie on our way to Shelley bridge cafe, plenty places to park your bike, cafe has facilities for your dog to have a drink...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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