The Swan River and its tributaries are among the most prominent features of the Perth metropolitan area. The river and its foreshores provide habitats for a large variety of terrestrial and aquatic plants and animals. The Swan River has a fascinating history, having first been explored by Europeans in January 1697. Today, the river is a popular recreation area for the people of Perth.
This book gives information on the marine reserves as well as a whole host of recreational activities that the river and foreshore offer.