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Coast to River | Mini Bidi Urban Guided Hike

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Duration

3 Hrs

Distance

9 km

Difficulty

Beginner

Tour Type

Small Group

Tour Overview

Explore the history and heritage of Perth on our urban Coast to River guided hike on the Wardun Beelier Bidi in this bite sized tour. This trail makes up part of the Wadjuk Trail Network.  Traverse 9km on this urban adventure, linking bushland with iconic Noongar and Heritage Trails and immerse yourself in the diverse landscape and natural settings. We head to Buckland Hill Reserve, one of the highest points in Perth, which 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 return to Chidley Reserve to dip your toes in the secluded bay.

Tour Inclusions

  • A guided 9km hike along the 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

Tour Itinerary

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WARDUN BEELIER BIDI HIKE

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 9km on this urban adventure, linking bushland with iconic Noongar and Heritage Trails and immerse yourself in the diverse landscape and natural settings. From watching sweeping ocean views at Cottesloe beach, to weaving through ecological corridors of flora and fauna.  We head to Buckland Hill Reserve, one of the highest points in Perth, which 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 return to Chidley Reserve.

What To Bring

  • Comfortable shoes such as trainers
  • Water bottle (at least 1L)
  • Sun protection and hat
  • Snacks to enjoy on the trail

Tour Location

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Comments From Our Guests

  • Anniquelee L Avatar
    Anniquelee L
    5 star rating
    13 Oct 2020 - TripAdvisor

    Excellent guides full of knowledge of the area you are hiking. Friendly groups giving the opportunity to lone hikers... read more

    R W Avatar
    R W
    19 Aug 2020 - Google

    First time hiking with The Home Collective this morning. The ladies were very Friendly, welcoming and very knowledgeable tour guides.... read more

  • Conrad Murphy Avatar
    Conrad Murphy
    04 Aug 2020 - Google

    Enjoyed my first hike with my family, also a dog friendly event which was nice for all to do a... read more

    DianaP589 Avatar
    DianaP589
    5 star rating
    27 Nov 2019 - TripAdvisor

    Great hike, good exercise, lovely scenery and friendly and attentive hike guides. Our fourth one for the year and still... read more

  • Sandra de Kock Avatar
    Sandra de Kock
    positive review 
    11 May 2020 - Facebook

    For us as relatively new comers to Perth, the small group hikes are a great way to get to meet... read more

    louiseK9646NA Avatar
    louiseK9646NA
    5 star rating
    28 Jul 2020 - TripAdvisor

    Loved the hike I did at the weekend led by Kate and her trusty team. Kate shared her love and... read more

Additional Information

AMENITIES
Toilets are availble throughout the tour.
CARPARK
There is ample parking and check in will be at the Grant Marine Carpark in Cottesloe.
HIKE GRADING
This hike is considered grade 2 as the trail follows a bitumen track for most of the way.
CANCELLATION POLICY
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 an event 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.
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