Sport and recreation

Perth sports and recreation

Perth has a comprehensive network of cycle and dual-use paths in the central city and beyond. The beautiful Kings Park and Botanic Gardens has a series of walking tracks and designated pedestrian cycle paths which allow you to take in Perth’s unique nature and wildlife.

For all other information on sports and recreation groups and centres around Perth, visit the The Department of Sport and Recreation website.


Love your spectator sport? Perth locals can’t get enough of AFL, and the major teams to support are the Fremantle Dockers and the West Coast Eagles.


Swimming pools

With temperatures topping 40 degrees in Perth during summer, swimming is a great way to cool off. Click here for a comprehensive list of public pools in Perth for your fitness and leisure pleasure.