The Best Hiking On Rottnest Island

Chrissy shares a way for visitors to discover a largely unseen side to the iconic Rottnest Island and over 50 of Perth’s Best Hiking Trails.


Perth’s Best Hiking Trails

Discover the best trails of Perth with Kate Gibson from The Hike Collective.

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Kate Gibson Gets Power from WA’s Bush

Movement, connection, and nature form Kate Gibson’s Golden Triangle, and they are embodied in The Hike Collective’s day bushwalks around Perth.

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The Best Waterfall Trails of Perth 

We caught up with The Hike Collective’s Kate Gibson to find Perth’s best waterfall hikes and boy, there are some goodies in here for you. Whether you want to do them on your own or join one of their tours, you’ll want to get going!

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What to Do On Rottnest Island

What to do on Rottnest Island if you want to explore it like never before.

If you’d prefer to have a bit of expert guidance, then the team from the Hike Collective are now taking avid walkers through the trails, with a helping hand and lots of interesting tidbits along the way. There’s heaps to explore on foot including wetlands of national importance, beach hopping, bird watching and of course a stop for ice-cream.

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Perth’s Best Short Walks

If you are after a short and sweet, bite-sized chunk of nature and hiking, then fill up your water bottle and lace up your sneakers, because Kate Gibson from The Hike Collective has shared ten of the best hikes under 4km around Perth.

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Perth’s Best Wheelchair & pram-friendly Trails

We all deserve to be able to adventure on the trails of Perth, and there are so many beautiful wheelchair and pram-friendly options that we just had to share them. From riverside trails to waterfall adventures, here is our list of top wheelchair and pram-friendly trails in Perth.

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The Bush And Beyond – Podcast

Travel Editor Stephen Scourfield talks to Hike Collective’s Kate Gibson about the power of being in the bush.

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No Walk In The Park – Perths Toughest Day Hikes

The most intense walking trails of Perth.  Are you up for the challenge of the hardest Perth walking trails?

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Perth’s Walking Trail & Swimming Hole Combos

Take a hike and take a dip with the best walking trail and swimming hole combos in Perth.

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Perth’s Walking Trail & Pub Combos

Hike your way to a pint with the best Perth walking trails and pub combos in Perth.

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Do Go Chasing Waterfalls

The cooler days are upon us, and as the rain falls, we prepare ourselves for winter adventures on some of Perth’s best waterfall trails.

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8 Perth Family-Friendly Trails For Kids

Kids in need of some fresh air and exercise? Well, we’ve got a list of the best Perth family friendly walking trails for kids to get them out and about.


Best Doggo Friendly Walks Around Perth

We have the best doggo friendly hikes and walks around Perth.

The Hike Collective acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples of this nation. We acknowledge the traditional custodians of the lands on which we hike. We pay our respects to ancestors and Elders, past and present. The Hike Collective is committed to honouring Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples’ unique cultural and spiritual relationships to the land, waters and seas and their rich contribution to society.

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