It may no longer be Perth’s best kept secret, but wander through the Careniup Wetlands and you truly feel like you’ve stepped into a secret wonderland.
Located within hearing distance of busy Mitchell Freeway and bang smack in the middle of suburbia, the secret garden seems a word away from civilisation. Endlessly spreading ravines have covered trees, dead branches and almost everything else insight to transform this swampland into a world fit for the fairies.
There are paths to follow, muddy banks to conquer, bridges to cross and ravine covered tree hollows to discover.
I could rave on, but it’s best if you go explore this little piece of magic yourself. It’s well worth the trip!
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