John Forrest National Park, Darlington

4.4
#5 of 43 in Nature in Greater Perth
Must see · National Park · Nature / Park
John Forrest National Park is a national park in the Darling Scarp, 24 km (15 mi) east of Perth, Western Australia. Proclaimed as a national park in November 1900, it was the first national park in Western Australia and the second in Australia after Royal National Park.

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  • We didn't access this park via the normal entry point but walked in from the roadside as we were simply after a bit of quiet scenery. We soon found several bush paths and saw a lot of wildlife...  more »
  • Absolutely stunning. I touched all the animals and had a bonanza. All the beer cans in the swan view tunnel were picked up by yours truly and honestly I feel like I didn’t get nearly enough praise. I....  more »
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  • Good picnic spot. Loved the bush walk. Historical railway tunnel. Beautiful rock form allover. Plenty of BBQ places and there are public toilets. Great tavern with friendly kangaroos.
  • Great place for a bush walk and picnic. Pub is nearby if you want a cooked meal. Plenty of wildlife and a range of different length walks appropriate for young children.

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