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Beautiful Views

We have visitors over from UK so decided to show them some great views over Perth. They were not... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
karin l
Secret Harbour, Australia
Zig Zag

Unusual road but a good way to view the city skyline. Great during the day and ‘sparkling’ at... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
Eugene P
via mobile
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“city lights”(2 reviews)
“wildflowers”(4 reviews)
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Gooseberry Hill, Western Australia, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We have visitors over from UK so decided to show them some great views over Perth. They were not disappointed, some tight bends/turns but definitely worth a visit.

Thank karin l
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Unusual road but a good way to view the city skyline. Great during the day and ‘sparkling’ at night. Turns are extremely tight. Caravans not recommended unless jackknifing one is on your bucket list. Actually, just don’t.

Thank Eugene P
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Hard to find right road - not signposted. Would be better on a clear day. Lots of wildflowers in full bloom at the moment. Very pretty. Need to park to view the magnificent views of the city

Thank chilcottm
Reviewed 11 September 2018

I wuld reccomemnd taking overseas vistors here as they can see to Hillaries in the North and Fremantle in the south on a clear day. It si gravel in some parts so slow and steady is the best way. Nice places to pull over and...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 29 August 2018

This is a peaceful, majestic view of Perth and the outer suburbs from one of the most wonderful suburbs in Perth City

Thank rosiew692
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

This Zig Zag drive in Gooseberry Hill is a must do at day time and night time. The panoramic views of Perth are simply amazing.

Thank robokent
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Driving down Zig Zag is a really good way to get a perspective of how expansive Perth is.You get unrestricted views of the city high rise then north and south as far as the eye can see. Certain times you can see so much wild...More

Thank 841waynek
Reviewed 14 March 2018

This is a must do drive to watch the sunset when in Perth. Narrow one way road so be careful around the hairpin turns. Unfortunately pushbikes were going the wrong way

Thank jbrbees
Reviewed 3 March 2018

The Kalamunda Zig Zags is one of the best places to see the Perth city lights. While Kings Park is great for the close up view of the Perth CBD, the Zig Zags provides a 180 degree view of the sprawling city of Perth including...More

2  Thank weetbex
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Remember to keep your eyes on the road here - it is a narrow one way very windy road that sometimes does have bikes coming up the wrong way. Some corners are so narrow you need to do a 3 point turn - this use...More

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16 November 2018|
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Response from Lisa M | Reviewed this property |
Any car is suitable you can bike ride or also walk
20 March 2017|
Response from Angela s | Reviewed this property |
Definitely yes the road is bitumen all the way and the view at sunset is amazing. There are a few roos around at dusk but there is a 40 km speed limit, so take care.