Elizabeth Quay (Perth), Western Australia

Elizabeth Quay is a beautiful waterfront precinct located on the foreshore of Swan River directly in front of Perth CBD.

View of the boats in Elizabeth Quay Perth

How to get to Elizabeth Quay?

Probably the quickest and direct way to get to Elizabeth Quay is to hop on a train and head to the Elizabeth Quay station. This is an underground station by which you can exit the train and walk pretty much straight into the Elizabeth Quay precinct.

Things to do at Elizabeth Quay

At Elizabeth Quay, there are a number of things to do. Check out the list below:

Enjoy a nice meal or a drink

There are some fantastic restaurants within the Elizabeth Quay precinct that offer some great options for those that would like to head out for a nice meal or perhaps just sit back and enjoy a drink.

Some known restaurants include:

  • The Oyster Bar
  • The Reveley
  • The Island Brew House
  • Amberjacks

I’ve personally tried both the Reveley and the Island Brew House and would recommend both of them – especially the Island Brew House if you have little ones as they have a nice playground out the back to keep them entertained.

Take a stroll and a selfie!

After enjoying a meal you may like to take a stroll around the Quay to take in the scenery. If you head up onto the footbridge you’ll have a magnificent view of not only Elizabeth Quay but also out over the Swan River.

There are some great sculptures around the Quay too which are the perfect spots for those wanting to take a nice selfie.

Head out on a tour

When you’re walking around Elizabeth Quay you’ll notice a number of tours that operate within or depart the quay and head out onto the Swan River. Some popular tours you may like to consider are:

  • Wild West Charters
  • Gondolas on the Swan
  • Segway Tours WA
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Catch a Ferry over to South Perth

Transperth ferry docked at Elizabeth Quay in Perth

After you’ve explored Elizabeth Quay you may like to catch a ferry over to South Perth. I’ve done this many of times with my kids and they thoroughly enjoy it – especially when it involves enjoying an ice cream on the South Perth foreshore.

Let the kids play in the water Splash Area

Kids area at Elizabeth Quay in Perth

There is a great little water splash area that sprays water up at different intervals. This is perfect for the kids to run around in the summer months.

Photos of Elizabeth Quay

Below are a collection of photos and videos taken around Elizabeth Quay.

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