Attractions

John Forrest Picnic Area

Enjoy a barbecue or picnic – the ideal spot for a family outing.

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National Park Falls

The best time to visit to see the water flow is Winter or Spring.

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Swan View Tunnel

The only historical railway tunnel in WA that you can walk through. 

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Hovea Falls

Hovea Falls cascade down a large granite sheet of rock. 

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Trails

Wildflower Walk Trail

Bush Walk
4.5 kilometres

The 4.5km Wildflower Walk Trail is located in John Forrest NP. This class 3 trail is popular when the wildflowers are blooming, typically between August and November. Expect some short steep sections and slippery surfaces.

Christmas Tree Creek Walk Trail

Bush Walk
10.5 kilometres

A moderate 10.5 kilometre loop exploring the most scenic parts of the Eagle View Walk Trail, before traversing across the park towards Hovea Falls, via a steep and challenging incline.

Eagle View Walk

Bush Walk
15 kilometres

This challenging 15km circuit walk around John Forrest National Park offers great views across the Swan Coastal Plain to Perth city and the ocean in the distance. The trail is a bushwalker’s delight, covering a variety of relatively pristine habitats, passing beautiful waterfalls and boasting spectacular wildflower displays in Spring.

Glen Brook Trail

Bush Walk
2.2 kilometres

The easy Glen Brook Trail is a 2.2km loop in John Forrest National Park starting and finishing at the main picnic area and skirting around the Glen Brook Dam.  Perfect for a short stroll after your picnic and great for families.